OSWESTRY LIVESTOCK AUCTIONS. MARKET REPORT.03:01:18.
FAT CATTLE: (26)
A handful of cattle on show sold well throughout with good meated sorts on offer today. Top slots hit 255p for Heifers, 212p for Steers and 190p for Bulls, highest price in the lump was £1472 for a Heifer, bottom book of 167p for a heavy Simmental bull. An overall market average of 199.5p was achieved. If you have cattle to sell please contact the Auctioneer Jonathan Evans on 07971 002650 or the Market office. Please ensure all cattle are clean and double tagged when offered for sale
Young Bulls (4) Overall Average 186p.
Medium Bulls (3) Average 188p (£985/head) Selling to 190p from N E & F Barratt Morton Hall Farm
Heavy Bulls (1) Selling to 167p (£1135/head) from G M & G J Evans Pendugwn
Steers (6) Overall Average 177p.
Heavy Steers (6) Average 177p (£1150/head) Selling to 212p from J P Evans & Son Lower Eyton Farm
Heifers (16) Overall Average 211p
Medium Heifers (1) Selling to 255p (£1224/head) from A Roberts & Co Buckley Farm
Heavy Heifers (15) Average 210.5p (£1250/head) Selling to 238p from A Roberts & Co Buckley Farm
A pleasing trade to start the New year thank you very much for your support
FAT HOGGETS: (3351)
Lights average 145.5p/kg to 208p/kg from C J Thomas Ty Draw
Standards average 174.5p/kg to 213p/kg from D Morris Parkside
Mediums average 180.5p/kg to 209p/kg from J & E & R Griffiths Bryngwyn
Heavy’s average 178p/kg to 196p/kg from E T James & R A Roberts Dolhywel
Others average 165p/kg to 177p/kg from T Evans Brynglas
Overall average 172p/kg
FAT EWES: (1233)
A good number of ewes forward for the New Year with quality ewes again looking the best sold. Slightly harder work for stronger Welsh ewes. Overall average of £42 with a top price of £91 for ewes from Evans Bros, Rhiwlas. 38 Rams averaged £59 with a top price of £100 for tups from A Rowlands, Bala.
Please Note : All sheep entering the Market must be tagged.
An excellent entry of continental males & females selling to a fantastic trade for good quality well presented calves. Plenty of buyers around the ring today ensuring strong competition throughout. Larger entries are required immediately. Charolais Bulls topping at £420 from Messrs Andrew Neuadd Uchaf £414 & £402 from Messrs Pryce Coedmawr. British Blue Bulls to £382 & £368 from Messrs Mountford Lower Heldre £372, £360 & £350 from Messrs James Penybank. Limousin Bulls to £382 from Messrs Foulkes Selattyn Lodge £340 from Messrs Mountford Lower Heldre. Charolais Heifers to £335 from Messrs Andrew Neuadd Uchaf. British Blue Heifers to £335 & £320 from Messrs James Penybank £305 from Messrs Mountford Lower Heldre £298 from Messrs Lewis Trefonen Hall. Limousin Heifers to £298 from Messrs Foulkes Selattyn Lodge. Aberdeen Angus Heifers to £202 & £195 from Messrs Benbow Pump House. Friesian Bulls to £190 from Messrs Foulkes Maesteg. Weanling 2mo British Blue Heifers to £364 from Messrs Mountford Lower Heldre
U72 & CULL COWS: (20)
Limousin to 135p/kg average 132p/kg
Friesian to 128p/kg average 105p/kg
British Blue to 121p/kg average 103.5p/kg
Limousin to 172p/kg
Blonde D’Aquataine to 164p/kg
British Blue to 146p/kg
Friesian to 129p/kg
20 Cattle average 111.48p/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