OSWESTRY LIVESTOCK AUCTIONS. MARKET REPORT.18:12:19.
FAT CATTLE: (7)
If you have cattle to sell please contact the Auctioneer Jonathan Evans on 07971 002650 or the Market office.
Steers (2) Overall Average 165p.
Heavy Steers (2) Average 165p (£1070/head) Selling to 167p from T H Nicholas & Son Sutton Farm
Heifers (5) Overall Average 206p
Medium Heifers (2) Average 205.5p (£924/head) Selling to 210p from W Hughes & Son Waen Farm
Heavy Heifers (3) Average 206p (£1060/head) Selling to 210p from W Hughes & Son Waen Farm
Thank you for your continued support.
FAT LAMBS: (3641)
Superlights average 157p/kg to 168p/kg from R H Morris & Sons Y Felin
Lights average 183p/kg to 214p/kg from H E & M L Evans Cynynnion Fawr
Standards average 191.5p/kg to 219p/kg from D Morris Parkside
Mediums average 197.5p/kg to 232p/kg from M & S Jones Lower Forest Farm
Heavy’s average 191p/kg to 207p/kg from E W & M Jones & Son Bryncoed
Others average 166p/kg to 191p/kg from D I Matthews Waen
Overall average 191.5p/kg.
FAT EWES: (559)
A similar entry met with spirited bidding to help achieve an overall average of £56. Top price was £95 paid for 5 Texel ewes from F A Jones Babbinswood. 22 Rams averaged £66 with a top price of £84 for a tup from D A & M G Griffiths & Son Rhiwlas.
Please Note : All sheep entering the Market must be tagged.
CALVES & WEANLINGS: (33)
A small pre christmas entry sold to another good trade for best continental males and also females which were quite substantially dearer today. Leading prices: British Blue Bulls to £305 from Messrs Jerman Coedmawr, £235 from Messrs Foulkes Maesteg, £210 from Messrs Eyton Farms. Limousin Bulls to £265 from Messrs Foulkes Selattyn Lodge. British Blue Heifers to £280 from Messrs Eyton Farms, £225 from Messrs Foulkes Maesteg, £210 from Messrs Jerman Coedmawr, £210 & £190 from Messrs Lewis Crumpwell. Limousin Heifers to £255 from Messrs Foulkes Selattyn Lodge. Aberdeen Angus Bulls to £165 from Messrs Lewis Pentre. Aberdeen Angus Heifers to £118 from Messrs Eyton Farms. Friesian Bulls to £114 from Messrs Foulkes Maesteg, £82 from Messrs Morris Coedcowrhyd.
Weaned Calves: Limousin Heifers to £390 & £360 from Messrs Davies Nanthir.
Our next calf sale will be on Wednesday 8th January 2020.
STORE CATTLE: (35)
A seasonal entry met with a solid trade for the last sale of the year. Top price was £1090 (224p/kg) paid for 4 Limousin x Steers aged 19 months sold by P L Harrison Tregynon. Other notable prices included £990 (190p/kg) paid for a Charolais x Steer aged 17 months sold by B J & E M Williams Wrexham. £750 (188p/kg) for a Limousin x Steer aged 21 months sold by J & B Richards Marchwiel. £980 (196p/kg) paid for 2 Simmental x Heifers aged 17 months sold by P I Edwards Dudleston. Entries are invited for sales to be held on the 8th and 22nd January. May we take this opportunity to thank all vendors and buyers for their support during 2019.
U72 & CULL COWS: (5)
Aberdeen Angus to 117p/kg
British Blue to 96p/kg
Hereford to 62p/kg
Friesian to 84p/kg
5 Cattle average 90.5p/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