OSWESTRY LIVESTOCK AUCTIONS. MARKET REPORT.12:12:18.
FAT CATTLE: (44)
More cattle forward today with some old faces back again. Top slots hit 256p for Heifers 190p for Steers and 169p for Bulls. Highest in the lump was £1297 for a Heifer, bottom book of 115p for a lean aged friesian steer. An overall average of 189p was achieved. If you have cattle to sell please contact the Auctioneer Jonathan Evans on 07971 002650 or the Market office.
Young Bulls (2) Overall Average 168.5p.
Heavy Bulls (2) Average 168.5p (£1105/head) Selling to 169p from Evans & Son Gwanas
Steers (19) Overall Average 172p.
Light Steers (2) Average 140.5p (£565/head) Selling to 115p from C A Wildbore Carreghofa
Medium Steers (8) Average 172.5p (£875/head) Selling to 190p from W A Newey Tynymaen Farm
Heavy Steers (9) Average 177p (£1090/head) Selling to 190p from W A Newey Tynymaen Farm
Heifers (23) Overall Average 206p
Medium Heifers (2) Average 194p (£885/head) Selling to 197p from R L Edwards Trewylan Dairy
Heavy Heifers (21) Average 207p (£1105/head) Selling to 256p from F W Humphreys Brook House
Another pleasing trade and show also. Thank you for your continued support.
FAT LAMBS: (4554)
Superlights average 131p/kg to 140p/kg from E L Hughes Pentredwr
Lights average 155p/kg to 193p/kg from H E & M L Evans Cynynnion Fawr
Standards average 173.5p/kg to 213p/kg from H Griffiths Ty Derwen
Mediums average 184p/kg to 210p/kg from H E & M L Evans Cynynnion Fawr
Heavy’s average 174p/kg to 190p/kg from Arwyn Groe Coedtalog
Others average 158.5p/kg to 177p/kg from Hughes Bros Pen y Bryn
Overall average 171.5p/kg.
FAT EWES: (1013)
Another good entry with ewes of all types on show. Trade on the whole better but still a bit mixed for leaner ewes. Nevertheless another respectable average of £51 was achieved. Top price was £110 going to a single Texel ewe from M & S Jones, Rhydycroesau. 20 Rams averaged £68 with a top price of £130 for a Charollais tup from G R Moseley & Son, Knockin.
Please Note : All sheep entering the Market must be tagged.
CALVES & WEANLINGS: (51)
Marginally increased numbers selling to another firm trade for good continental Bulls but smaller sorts particularly Heifers were found harder to sell.
Very few good calves forward today. Leading prices:
Limousin Bulls to £290 from Messrs Evans Wern Farm. British Blue Bulls to £268 from Messrs Owen Tanycoed £260 from Messrs Powell Cil Pentre £260 & £214 from Messrs Cornes Cwmllwynog £225 from Messrs Ellis Henlle. British Blue Heifers to £260 from Messrs Powell Cil Pentre. Hereford Bulls to £241 & £230 from Messrs Lewis Crumpwell. Limousin Heifers to £202 from Messrs Foulkes Selattyn Lodge. Saler Bulls to £182 Saler Heifers to £162 from Messrs Jones Lythwell. Aberdeen Angus Bulls to £182 from Messrs Ede Willow Farm £162 from Messrs Bowen Glanwantyn. Aberdeen Angus Heifers to £114 from Messrs Ede Willow Farm. Hereford Heifers to £140 & £124 from Messrs Suckley Weston Farm.
Aberdeen Angus Heifers to £305, Limousin Heifers to £260, Beef Shorthorn Heifers to £200 All from Messrs Roberts Longlands.
U72 & CULL COWS: (12)
Limousin to 140p/kg average 117p/kg
British Blue to 126p/kg average 123p/kg
Stabiliser to 94p/kg average 90p/kg
Charolais to 153p/kg
Limousin to 150p/kg
British Blue to 138p/kg
12 Cattle average 113p/kg.
Market Closed 26th December 2018
Market Open 2nd January 2019
Store Cattle 9th January 2019
Store Cattle 23rd January 2019
Store Cattle 6th February 2019
Store Cattle 20th February 2019
Store Cattle 27th February 2019
If any vendor has changed their Farm Assured details please could you notify the market office 01691 653547 so our data base can be updated many thanks.
Oswestry Livestock Auctions
New Smithfield, Shrewsbury Rd,
Oswestry SY11 4QA