OSWESTRY LIVESTOCK AUCTIONS. MARKET REPORT.16:10:19.
FAT CATTLE: (25)
If you have cattle to sell please contact the Auctioneer Jonathan Evans on 07971 002650 or the Market office.
Steers (4) Overall Average 168p.
Heavy Steers (4) Average 168p (£1027/head) Selling to 190p from I Davies Gwernybwlch
Heifers (21) Overall Average 166p
Medium Heifers (5) Average 158p (£728/head) Selling to 201p from W Hughes & Son Waen Farm
Heavy Heifers (16) Average 168p (£944/head) Selling to 207p from I Davies Gwernybwlch
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FAT LAMBS: (2683)
An entry of 2683 prime lambs on Wednesday 16th October 2019. The overall average was 158pkg with the SQQ at 159.5p/kg. The 140 Lights averaged 161.07p/kg varying from 145p/kg to 179p/kg. The top call was £55.50 for 31kg from G L Jones Henblas. 805 Standards averaged 161.5p/kg varying from 141p/kg to 185p/kg. Topping this section was
H E & M L Evans Cynnynion Fawr with 34kg at £63. 1046 Mediums averaged 157.5p/kg varying from 143p/kg to 172p/kg. J B Lawrence Old Nant Farm topped this section with 43kg at £74. 596 Heavy’s averaged 154.27p/kg varying from 140p/kg to 177p/kg. Hughes Bros Penybryn topped this section at £85 for 50.5kg.
FAT EWES: (613)
A relatively small entry met some spirited bidding to achieve a higher overall average of £41 and a top price of £103 for a Charollais ewe from G R Moseley & Son, Knockin.
Please Note : All sheep entering the Market must be tagged.
CALVES & WEANLINGS: (76)
A fairly large entry today with trade quite substantially less for all sorts except for quality British Friesians. Returns are very much in line with other local markets and nationally. Leading Prices: Friesian Bulls to £145 from Messrs Foulkes Maesteg. Limousin Bulls to £270 from Messrs Owen Bonciau, £180 from Messrs Jones Lythwell. British Blue Bulls to £220 from Messrs Meddins Lynwood, £210 from Messrs Eyton Farms, £202 from Messrs Davies Lower Fawnog, £200 from Messrs Lewis Crumpwell. Limousin Heifers to £215 from Messrs Roberts Longlands, £180 (twice) from Messrs Jones Lythwell. British Blue Heifers to £152 from Messrs Owen Tanycoed, £142 from Messrs Davies Lower Fawnog, £142 & £140 from Messrs Lewis Crumpwell. Simmental Bulls to £162 from Messrs Meddins Lynwood, £150 from Messrs Beddoes Common Piece. Simmental Heifers to £120 from Messrs Meddins Lynwood. Saler Bulls to £160 from Messrs Jones Lythwell.
Limousin Steers (4mo) to £385, Limousin Bulls (8mo) to £290 from Messrs Jerman Wernddu. Simmental Bulls (3mo) to £340, Simmental Heifers (2mo) to £230 from Messrs Evans Pendugwn. Friesian Bulls (7- 8mo) to £158, £152 & £140 from Messrs Tomley New House Farm.
STORE CATTLE: (164)
Another solid entry of cattle met with a steady trade with suckler bred stores still attracting the most interest. Top prices of the day were £1130 (180p/kg) paid for a Charolais steer aged 23 months and £1090 (185p/kg) paid for a Charolais heifer aged 18 months both sold by J Hamlett, Ruyton.
Other notable prices included:
£805 (206p/kg) paid for a Limousin steer aged 18 months sold by B V Edwards, Guilsfield.
£885 (203p/kg) paid for 3 Charolais steers aged 17 months sold by A P Savage, Llanymynech.
£970 (198p/kg) & £930 (200p/kg) paid for Limousin steers aged 17 & 18 months sold by R E Astley, Llanerfyl.
£1035 (216p/kg) & £870 (207p/kg) paid for Charolais heifers aged 14-18 months sold by H M Jones, Bala.
£945 (210p/kg) & £820 (207p/kg) paid for Limousin heifers aged 17 months sold by W T Thomas, Llanarmon D C.
£1035 (209p/kg) paid for a Charolais heifer aged 14 months sold by H Hughes & Son, Abbeycwmhir.
Our next sale will be held on the 23rd October with entries invited for the sale on the 30th October.
U72 & CULL COWS: (28)
Blonde D’Aquataine to 148p/kg average 114p/kg
British Blue to 134p/kg average 113p/kg
Limousin to 104p/kg average 84p/kg
Friesian to 96p/kg average 72p/kg
Limousin to 116p/kg average 101.5p/kg
Luing to 100p/kg average 95.5p/kg
British Blue to 102p/kg
28 Cattle average 90p/kg.
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