OSWESTRY LIVESTOCK AUCTIONS. MARKET REPORT.11:12:19.
FAT CATTLE: (25)
If you have cattle to sell please contact the Auctioneer Jonathan Evans on 07971 002650 or the Market office.
Steers (14) Overall Average 178.5p.
Medium Steers (3) Average 171.5p (£934/head) Selling to 200p from F W Humphreys Brook House
Heavy Steers (11) Average 180.5p (£1090/head) Selling to 219p from F W Humphreys Brook House
Heifers (11) Overall Average 189.5p
Medium Heifers (2) Average 161.5p (£759/head) Selling to 183p from E S Morgan & Co Bryndu
Heavy Heifers (9) Average 194.5p (£1069/head) Selling to 220p (twice) from M & R Morris Maestanyglwyden & W Hughes & Son Waen Farm
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FAT LAMBS: (3235)
Lights average 182p/kg to 221p/kg from R M & G Hughes Tycanol
Standards average 185.5p/kg to 217p/kg from H E & M L Evans Cynynnion Fawr
Mediums average 182.5p/kg to 203p/kg from R O Thomas Bryncoch
Heavy’s average 179.5p/kg to 196p/kg from P Harney Pentregaer Ucha
Others average 159.5p/kg to 170p/kg from R H Buckley & Sons Cefvn Isaf
Overall average 183.5p/kg
FAT EWES: (513)
Still not many ewes about but a marked improvement in the trade with Welsh ewes looking particularly well sold. Overall average was £49 with a top price of £102 for a Suffolk ewe from A W Evans, Llanidloes. 22 Rams averaged £71 with a top price of £111 for a tup from F A Jones, Babbinswood.
Please Note : All sheep entering the Market must be tagged.
CALVES & WEANLINGS: (49)
More calves forward but a distinct shortage of good calves. Strong demand for best continentals but poorer types and aged sorts less money. A small entry of weanlings were well sold. Leading prices: Limousin Bulls to £290 from Messrs Lloyd Jones Rhydonnen Isaf £252 & £236 from Messrs Foulkes Selattyn Lodge. British Blue Bulls to £285 from Messrs Williams Nil Green £280 from Messrs Eyton Farms £270 from Messrs Francis New Barns Farm £268 from Messrs Lewis Jones Grange Farm. Hereford Bulls to £238 from Messrs Lewis Crumpwell. Limousin Heifers to £238 from Messrs Foulkes Selattyn Lodge £210 & £90 from Messrs Jones Lythwell Farm. British Blue Heifers to £228 & £218 from Messrs Williams Nil Green £210 from Messrs Francis New Barns Farm £195 from Messrs Evans Wern Farm. Aberdeen Angus Bulls to £200 from Messrs Foulkes Selattyn Lodge
Weaned calves (3mo) British Blue Heifers to £235 from Messrs Owen Tanycoed
WEANLINGS (9/10mo) Saler Heifers to £475 & £425 from Messrs Jones Lythwell Farm
STORE CATTLE: (115)
A lot of quality, suckler bred cattle on show today met with a good trade throughout. Top price was £1180 paid for 4 Charolais steers aged 19 months sold by W K Lea & Co, Whittington. 69 steers averaged £929 (179p/kg) with notable prices including:
£1120 (213p/kg) paid for 4 Limousin steers aged 19 months sold by P L Harrison, Tregynon.
£810 (213p/kg) paid for a Simmental steer aged 14 months sold by Partneriaeth Llymystyn, Foel
£1090 (206p/kg) paid for a Charolais steer aged 18 months sold by G E Davies & Sons, Pedairffordd
46 heifers averaged £818 (178p/kg) with notable prices including:
£1070 (204p/kg), £1010 (210p/kg), £850 (213p/kg), £835 (206p/kg) & £740 (211p/kg) paid for Limousin heifers aged 17-20 months sold by T M Morgan, Llanerfyl.
£1125 (206p/kg) paid for a Charolais heifer aged 20 months sold by W K Lea & Co, Whittington.
U72 & CULL COWS: (5)
Limousin to 146p/kg
Hereford to 118p/kg average 91.5p/kg
Friesian to 88p/kg
Limousin to 118p/kg
5 Cattle average 107.5p/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