OSWESTRY LIVESTOCK AUCTIONS. MARKET REPORT.29:04:20.
We would like to thank all the vendors and buyers for attending and obliging by all rules set out by DEFRA. It is essential that we keep our livestock markets in business.
If you have any queries please ring:- The Market office 01691 653547, Wyn Morton 07866 237540, Glandon Lewis 07774 224999, Jonathan Evans 07971 002650, Jon Bevan 07837 385062.
FAT CATTLE: (21)
An entry of 21 Prime Cattle this week that met another terrific trade. Another good show of butchers heifers selling to a premium. Top price of the day per kilo was achieved by
DC Evans, Pen y Waen, Denbigh who sold a 525kg heifer @ 260p/kg = £1365.00
Top Prices (Heifers)
525kg @ 260p/kg = £1365.00 DC Evans
540kg @ 243p/kg = £1312.20 GW & BA Haynes
470kg @ 241p/kg = £1323.00 DC Evans
520kg @ 239p/kg = £1298.50 GW & BA Haynes
525kg @ 238p/kg = £1249.50 GW & BA Haynes
545kg @ 234p/kg = £1275.30 GW & BA Haynes
Top Prices (Steers)
610kg @ 186p/kg = £1134.60 JP Evans & Son
640kg @ 184p/kg = £1177.60 EP Jones & Son
685kg @ 182p/kg = £1246.70 JP Evans & Son
720kg @ 181p/kg = £1303.20 JP Evans & Son
For more information please contact Jonathan Evans on 07971002650. Thanks for your continued support.
FAT LAMBS: (322) FAT HOGGETS: (1174)
Report on 1174 Hoggets and 322 Spring lambs on Wednesday 29th April 2020. The SQQ for the Hoggetts was 203.5p/kg with the overall average at 194p/kg. The SQQ for the spring lambs was 242p/kg. The standard spring lambs averaged 244p/kg and sold up to 264p/kg from A Roberts & Co Buckley Farm. The medium Lambs averaged 240p/kg and up to 255p/kg from F Jackson & Son Pentreshannel and also L F Morris Parc Farm. 311 standard Hoggets averaged 201.5p/kg and sold up to £85 for 39kg from J H & S E Roberts & Sons Rolly Farm. The 297 Medium Hoggets averaged 201.5p/kg and sold to £96.50 for 45kg from P N Williams & Son Rednal Farm. Heavy hoggets also sold to 211p/kg again from
P N Williams & Son Rednal Farm.
FAT EWES: (469)
An average entry of ewes with few superstars and a high proportion of Welsh ewes met a much improved trade on last week with the overall average of £52 saying more about the ewes on show than a reflection of the trade. Top price was £90 paid for Texel ewes from E J Hayward, Tetchill Moor. 13 Rams averaged £65 with a top price of £94 for tups from Wallace Bebb Farms, Bronafon.
Please Note : All sheep entering the Market must be tagged.
STORE CATTLE: (151)
A bit more spark about the trade this week especially for the younger cattle forward. Top price of the day was £1165 (201p/kg) paid for a Limousin steer aged 20 months sold by
D Jones & Son, Glyndyfrdwy.
80 steers averaged £902 (207p/kg) with notable prices including:
£950 (218p/kg), £920 (244p/kg) & £845 (246p/kg) paid for Limousin steers aged 12-14 months sold by R B Davies & Sons, Maesbrook.
£740 (244p/kg) paid for 3 Limousin steers aged 10 months sold by M A & D Pugh, Bronwylfa.
£920 (230p/kg) paid for a Charolais steer aged 13 months sold by C A Davies, Llidiartywaun.
71 heifers averaged £824 (203p/kg) with notable prices including:
£765 (222p/kg) paid for 5 Charolais heifers aged 13 months sold by G Ellis, Llanfyllin.
£805 (221p/kg) paid for 3 Charolais heifers aged 12 months sold by J D & M R Buckley, Llanfair Caereinion.
£840 (218p/kg) & £810 (226p/kg) paid for 2 bunches of Limousin heifers aged around 10 months sold by R W Morton, Rhydtalog.
Our next sale will be held on the 6th May with entries invited for sales to be held on the 13th & 27th May.
U72 & CULL COWS: (4)
British Blue to 125p/kg
Welsh Black to 165p/kg
Limousin to 140p/kg
4 Cattle average 119.5p/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,
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