OSWESTRY LIVESTOCK AUCTIONS. MARKET REPORT.29:01:20.
FAT CATTLE: (16)
If you have cattle to sell please contact the Auctioneer Jonathan Evans on 07971 002650 or the Market office.
Steers (5) Overall Average 168p.
Heavy Steers (5) Average 168p (£1054/head) Selling to 183p from D S Roberts Lyndale
Heifers (11) Overall Average 211.5p
Medium Heifers (1) Selling to 222p (£1065/head) from W Hughes & Son Waen Farm
Heavy Heifers (10) Average 210.5p (£1132/head) Selling to 236p from W Hughes & Son Waen Farm
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FAT HOGGETS: (2097)
Superlights average 176.5p/kg to 178p/kg from Edwards Bros Glashirfryn
Lights average 206.5p/kg to 226p/kg from MI & TEM Pritchard Rhydwith Farm
Standards average 217.5p/kg to 243p/kg (twice) from R H Buckley & Sons Cefn Isaf & R T Jones & Co Rhydygro
Mediums average 215p/kg to 236p/kg from M & S Jones Lower Forest Farm
Heavy’s average 207.5p/kg to 222p/kg from H E Pugh Grove Farm
Others average 200p/kg to 208p/kg from R A Owen Tynewydd
Overall average 214.5p/kg.
FAT EWES: (445)
Numbers still in short supply but those vendors with ewes forward were rewarded with an excellent trade. Overall average was £61 which included a larger number of Welsh ewes than recent weeks. Top price was £127 paid for a pair of Texel ewes from I G Evans & Son, Halton. 39 Rams averaged £61 with a top price of £104 for tups from R C Wynne, Sychtyn.
Please Note : All sheep entering the Market must be tagged.
CALVES & WEANLINGS: (29)
Reduced numbers today with demand much sharper particularly for the smaller sorts. Best continental males to £290, and females to £268. Leading prices: British Blue Bulls to £290 & £285 from Messrs Whittall Lower Maen, £212 from Messrs Rees Highfield. Limousin Heifers to £268 & £202 from Messrs Jones Lythwell. Hereford Bulls to £262 from Messrs Rees Highfield. Hereford Heifers to £158 from Messrs Rees Highfield. British Blue Heifers to £238 from Messrs Cornes Cwmllwynog, £172 from Messrs Whittall
Lower Maen. More calves are required weekly.
U72 & CULL COWS: (6)
Limousin to 141p/kg
Charolais to 140p/kg
Hereford to 116p/kg
Friesian to 72p/kg average 66p/kg
6 Cattle average 100p/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