OSWESTRY LIVESTOCK AUCTIONS. MARKET REPORT.21:08:19.
FAT CATTLE: (17)
If you have cattle to sell please contact the Auctioneer Jonathan Evans on 07971 002650 or the Market office.
Young Bulls (5) Overall Average 161p.
Light Bulls (1) selling to 166p (£756/head) from N E & F Barratt Morton Hall Farm
Medium Bulls (2) Average 162p (£836/head) Selling to 165p from E LL Jones Bryngwaeddan
Heavy Bulls (2) Average 158p (£988/head) Selling to 160p from E LL Jones Bryngwaeddan
Steers (4) Overall Average 175p.
Heavy Steers (4) Average 175p (£1087/head) Selling to 184p from R H Buckley & Son Cefn Isaf
Heifers (8) Overall Average 180p
Medium Heifers (3) Average 206p (£874/head) Selling to 215p from W Hughes & Son Waen Farm
Heavy Heifers (5) Average 169p (£1037/head) Selling to 174p from I M Willan Tymawr
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FAT LAMBS: (3248)
386 Lights average 154.5p/kg to 188p/kg from R O Thomas Bryncoch
1029 Standards average 166p/kg to 189p/kg from R O Thomas Bryncoch
1149 Mediums average 169p/kg to 192p/kg from J H & S E Roberts & Sons Rolly Farm
598 Heavy’s average 169.5p/kg to 185p/kg from H C Roberts Orseddwen
Others average 162p/kg to 172p/kg from H E Pugh Grove Farm
Overall average 167p/kg.
FAT EWES: (788)
A lot more Welsh ewes on show today with the trade slightly better on the week resulting in an increase in the overall average to £40. Top price of £100 went to a Texel ewe from
R H Buckley & Sons, Llangedwyn. A large entry of 70 mainly young Welsh rams averaged £51 with a top price of £95 for a smart tup from H Griffiths, Penrhos.
Please Note : All sheep entering the Market must be tagged.
CALVES & WEANLINGS: (69)
Pleasing to see good numbers again this week with trade remaining similar to recent weeks with the poorer types possibly a shade better sold. Well presented calves still quite keenly contested. Keep these numbers coming. Leading prices: Limousin Bulls to £285 & £275 from Messrs Foulkes Selattyn Lodge, £280 & £240 from Messrs Roberts Tyissa, £265 from Messrs Jerman Coedmawr. British Blue Bulls to £275 from Messrs Meddins Lynwood, £270 & £260 from Messrs Morris Trewern, £265 from Messrs Davies Lower Fownog, £262 from Messrs Jerman Coedmawr, £260 from Messrs Owen Tanycoed. British Blue Heifers to £285 from Messrs Davies Lower Fawnog, £268 from Messrs Meddins Lynwood, £230 & £205 from Messrs Morris Trewern. Limousin Heifers to £260 & £255 from Messrs Foukes Selattyn Lodge. Hereford Bulls to £200 from Messrs Lewis Crumpwell. British Friesian Bulls to £100 from Messrs Gilman Birch Hall. Weanlings: Limousin Steers (8 mo) to £496, Limousin Bulls (8-9 mo) to £515, £514 & £497, Limousin Heifers (8-9 mo) to £498 & £460, British Blue Heifers (8 mo) to £510 all from Messrs Webb Rowe Farm. Aberdeen Angus Bulls (5 mo) to £330, British Blue Bulls (5 mo) to £350, British Friesian Bulls (5 mo) to £222 from Messrs Morris Trewern.
U72 & CULL COWS: (7)
Cows to 93p.
Heifers to 119p average 114.5p.
Friesian Steers to 85p average 83p.
7 Cattle average 94p/kg.
STORE CATTLE: (75)
A few more cattle around with a solid trade throughout. Top price was £1230 (176p/kg) paid for a British Blue steer aged 28 months sold by J M Carruthers, Trefonen.
29 steers averaged £868 (180p/kg) & 43 heifers averaged £910 (180p/kg) with notable prices including:
£970 (217p/kg) & £890 (207p/kg) paid for Limousin steers aged 14-16 months & £970 (211p/kg) paid for 2 Limousin heifers aged 17 months all sold by R B Davies & Sons, Maesbrook.
£990 (211p/kg) & £950 (202p/kg) paid for Limousin steers aged 16 months sold by R J Slater & Son, Baschurch.
£1090 (214p/kg) paid for a Charolais heifer aged 24 months sold by R R & P F Evans, Carrog.
Our next sale will be held on the 28th August with entries invited for sales to be held on the 4th, 11th, 18th & 25th September.
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