OSWESTRY LIVESTOCK AUCTIONS. MARKET REPORT.30:10:19.
FAT CATTLE: (26)
If you have cattle to sell please contact the Auctioneer Jonathan Evans on 07971 002650 or the Market office.
Steers (9) Overall Average 168p.
Medium Steers (2) Average 168p (£872/head) Selling to 180p from E P Jones & Son Cottage Farm
Heavy Steers (7) Average 168p (£1012/head) Selling to 189p from C L & C Watkins & Sons Bank Farm
Heifers (17) Overall Average 183.5p
Medium Heifers (5) Average 222p (£1012/head) Selling to 227p from W Hughes & Son Waen Farm
Heavy Heifers (12) Average 178p (£967/head) Selling to 226p from J E & J T Evans & Son Upper Cefnpenarth
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FAT LAMBS: (2055)
Superlights to 154p/kg from T I Morris Maesybwch
Lights average 167p/kg to 177p/kg from Cwmni Ty Nant & R M & D P Jones Cwmffynnon
Standards average 172p/kg to 190p/kg from S Jones Plas Yn Y Coed
Mediums average 170.5p/kg to 186p/kg from H C Roberts Orseddwen
Heavy’s average 165.5p/kg to 182p/kg from G M & H I Evans Plasiolyn
Others average 150p/kg to 158p/kg from J & R F Howell Woodlands
Overall average 171p/kg.
FAT EWES: (500)
A mixed entry of ewes with a lot of plainer sorts on show met with a decent trade leading to an overall average of £38 and a top price of £80 for a Texel ewe from T D Straw, Threapwood. 30 Rams averaged £50 with a top price of £104 for 2 Texel tups from J & R M A Thomas, Morton.
Please Note : All sheep entering the Market must be tagged.
CALVES & WEANLINGS: (34)
Only a small entry of calves today with trade quite considerably sharper as a result of several fresh buyers in attendance. British Friesian bulls continue to sell well but holsteins today discounted. Leading prices; British Blue Bulls to £280 from Messrs Evans Wern Farm, £245 from Eyton Farms, £220 from Messrs Lewis Crumpwell. Charolais Bulls to £225 from Eyton Farms. Limousin Bulls to £220 from Messrs Owen Bonciau. British Blue Heifers to £200 & £190 from Eyton Farms, £180 from Messrs Hughes Old Sontley Hall. Limousin Heifers to £195 from Messrs Jones Ladyhill. Charolais Heifers to £150 from Eyton Farms. Aberdeen Angus Heifers to £165 from Eyton Farms. Hereford Bulls to £200 from Messrs Foulkes Maesteg. Friesian Bulls to £150 from Messrs Foulkes Maesteg, £117 from Messrs Steele Treflach Hall.
British Blue Steers to £340 & £250, British Blue Heifers to £250 (twice), Aberdeen Angus Heifers to £318, Hereford Heifers to £302 all from Messrs Trow LLandinam Hall.
STORE CATTLE: (106)
A slightly improved trade with good demand for genuine store cattle. Top price was £1175 (163p/kg) paid for a Limousin steer aged 28 months sold by R R & P F Evans, Carrog.
Other notable prices included:
£700 (233p/kg) & £690 (216p/kg) paid for Charolais and Limousin steers aged 7-8 months sold by H E & M L Evans, Rhydycroesau.
£965 (201p/kg) & £840 (202p/kg) paid for Limousin steers aged 14-16 months sold by J L & L H Phillips, Glanyrafon.
£1025 (203p/kg) paid for 2 Charolais heifers aged 17 months sold by D Jones & Son, Glyndyfrdwy.
£1110 (202p/kg) paid for a Charolais heifer aged 19 months sold by E J Morris & Son, Brithdir.
£830 (200p/kg) paid for a Limousin heifer aged 17 months sold by G & M Williams & Son, Bala.
Our next sale will be held on the 6th November with entries invited for future sales on the 20th & 27th November.
U72 & CULL COWS: (7)
Friesian to 95p/kg average 84p/kg
Hereford to 90p/kg
7 Cattle average 82p/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