OSWESTRY LIVESTOCK AUCTIONS. MARKET REPORT.19:12:18.
FAT CATTLE: (21)
If you have cattle to sell please contact the Auctioneer Jonathan Evans on 07971 002650 or the Market office.
Young Bulls (1)
Heavy Bulls (1) Selling to 170p (£994/head) from J G Clay Cross Lanes Farm
Steers (5) Selling to 214p (£1198/head) from P G & V Jones Tynycelyn
Heifers (15) Overall Average 202p
Medium Heifers (3) Average 236p (£1092/head) Selling to 239p from F W Humphreys Brook House
Heavy Heifers (12) Average 194.5p (£1058/head) Selling to 213p from W Hughes & Son Waen Farm
Thank you for your continued support
FAT LAMBS: (3613)
Superlights average 143p/kg to 168p/kg from H M Edwards Tynymaes
Lights average 178p/kg to 203p/kg from T A Morris & Son Pantymaen
Standards average 187p/kg to 221p/kg from H E Pugh Grove Farm
Mediums average 193.5p/kg to 264p/kg from M & S Jones Lower Forest Farm
Heavy’s average 182p/kg to 202p/kg from G R Moseley & Son Dairy Barn
Others average 169p/kg to 176p/kg from G R Moseley & Son Dairy Barn
Overall average 187p/kg
FAT EWES: (1044)
Numbers again over the 1000 mark with trade a little bit more mixed than recent weeks, with a lot of plainer ewes on show. The overall average was £39 with a top price of £120 for 3 Charollais ewes from G R Moseley & Son, Knockin. A lot of older and leaner Rams on show led to an overall average of £66 with a top price of £118 for a Texel tup from
D A & M G Griffiths & Son, Rhiwlas.
Please Note : All sheep entering the Market must be tagged.
CALVES & WEANLINGS: (51)
Similar numbers with quality calves in short supply. A decent trade generally with only the very poor sorts difficult to sell. More buyers present helped maintain a good level of demand. Leading prices: Limousin Bulls to £325 from Messrs Evans Pendugwn £202 from Messrs Evans Wern Farm. Simmental Bulls to £300 from Messrs Evans Pendugwn £210 from Messrs Beddoes Common Piece. Hereford Bulls to £252 £225 & £195 from Messrs Williams Nil Green. British Blue Bulls to £230 from Messrs Davies Lower Fawnog. Aberdeen Angus Bulls to £186 from Messrs Buckley Cefn Isaf £152 from Messrs Ede Willow Farm. Limousin Heifers to £252 from Messrs Evans Pendugwn £202 from Messrs Jones Fron Farm. British Blue Heifers to £245 & £188 from Messrs Beddoes Common Piece. Hereford Heifers to £195 & £180 from Messrs Williams Nil Green. Simmental Heifers to £186 & £178 from Messrs Evans Tynycelyn. MRI Bulls to £150 & £120 from Messrs Beddoes Common Piece. Friesian Bulls to £70 & £41 from Messrs Lewis Pentre Farm £60 from Messrs Beddoes Common Piece £55 from Messrs Evans Tynycelyn.
STORE CATTLE: (80)
A seasonal entry for the last sale of 2018 met with plenty of buyers still looking for cattle.
Top price was £1075 (210p/kg) paid for 4 Limousin steers aged 20 months sold by A K Blake, Garth.
Other notable prices included:
A K Blake continued their good show of cattle selling other Limousin steers aged 19-20 months for £1025 (214p/kg), £1025 (214p/kg) & £1005 (211p/kg) and £990 (213p/kg) for a Limousin heifer aged 20 months.
£1025 (212p/kg) & £1000 (201p/kg) paid for Limousin steers aged 19 months sold by P L Harrison, Tregynon.
£930 (209p/kg) paid for a Limousin steer aged 19 months, £890 (215p/kg) & £985 (203p/kg) paid for Charolais heifers aged 17-18 months sold by T M Morgan, Llanerfyl.
£815 (209p/kg) paid for a Limousin heifer aged 17 months sold by J H Morris, Llanrhaeadr.
May we take this opportunity to thank all store cattle vendors and buyers for their support over the past 12 months and we look forward to seeing you all again for our next sales to be held on the 9th & 30th January.
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.
There will be no Market on Wednesday 26th December, the next Sale will be held on Wednesday 2nd January 2019.
The Partners and Staff of Oswestry Livestock Auctions wish all our customers a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.
Oswestry Livestock Auctions
New Smithfield, Shrewsbury Rd,
Oswestry SY11 4QA