OSWESTRY LIVESTOCK AUCTIONS. MARKET REPORT.29:11:17.
FAT CATTLE: (32)
If you have cattle to sell please contact the Auctioneer Jonathan Evans on 07971 002650 or the Market office.
Young Bulls (2) Overall Average 211p.
Heavy Bulls (2) Average 211p (£1361/head) Selling to 214p from R G & J Pugh Fir House
Steers (10) Overall Average 192.5p.
Medium Steers (2) Average 203.5p (£1093/head) Selling to 205p from W E & S Trow Greenfields
Heavy Steers (8) Average 190p (£1223/head) Selling to 198p from I M Willan Ty Mawr
Heifers (20) Overall Average 205p
Medium Heifers (3) Average 188.5p (£882/head) Selling to 230p from G Tomley Oakmill
Heavy Heifers (17) Average 207.5p (£1106/head) Selling to 241p from W Hughes & Son Waen Farm
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FAT LAMBS: (4073)
An excellent show of 4073 prime lambs, this placed Oswestry in the second position of numbers of lambs sold this week in England. The trade on the day was very acceptable with the overall average at 170.4p/kg with the SQQ at 170.52p/kg. This trade compared favourably with the corresponding date in 2016 up by 13p/kg throughout. 717 Lights average 163p/kg varying from 152p/kg to 181p/kg. Top call was from C J Thomas Tydraw with 26kg at £47. 1232 Standards average 170p/kg varying from 139p/kg to 196p/kg again from
C J Thomas Tydraw with 39kg at £76.50. 1142 Mediums average 175p/kg ranging from 129p/kg to 193p/kg from D I Jones & Partners Highfields with 44kg at £85. 379 Heavy’s average 172.5p/kg and sold to £88 from F A Jones Sandstone. The overweights sold to average 165p/kg peaking at £93.20 from C J Thomas Tydraw. We would like to thank all involved on the day with your full cooperation 506 lambs which were not weighed averaged £62.50 a head.
FAT EWES: (798)
Trade broadly in line with that seen in recent weeks. Overall average £37 with a top price of £107 for a pen of strong Charrolais ewes from G R Moseley & Son, Knockin. 16 Rams averaged £55.75 with a top price of £92.50 for tups from Edwards Bros, Llanrhaeadr.
Please Note : All sheep entering the Market must be tagged.
Marginally more forward selling to another good trade for best continentals with strong friesians also keenly sought. Vendors are urged to present their calves at their best to obtain best prices. Limousin Bulls to £375 & £305 from Messrs Ward Manor Farm £365 from Messrs Davies Lower Fawnog and £320 from Messrs Jerman Coedmawr. British Blue Bulls to £335 from Messrs Davies Lower Fawnog £320 from Messrs Whittall Lower Maen. Charolais Bulls to £352 from Messrs Hughes Fachwen Fawr. British Blue Heifers to £325 from Messrs Owen Tanycoed £305 from Messrs Evans Wern Farm £295 (twice) from Messrs Davies Lower Fawnog. Limousin Heifers to £315 from Messrs Jerman Coedmawr £250 from Messrs Davies Lower Fawnog. Charolais Heifers to £250 from Messrs Pryce Coedmawr. Aberdeen Angus Bulls to £255 from Messrs Ede Willow Farm. Aberdeen Angus Heifers to £220 & £208 from Messrs Ede Willow Farm. Hereford Heifers to £196 from Messrs Evans Glaniwrch. Friesian Bulls to £140 from Messrs Lewis Crumpwell.
Weanlings: British Blue Heifers (4mo) to £440 from Messrs Francis New Barns.
U72 & CULL COWS: (17)
Heifers up to 181p/kg, Steers up to 166p/kg, Beef Cows up to 173p/kg and Dairy Bred Cows up to 111p/kg with 17 Cattle averaging 127.58p/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