OSWESTRY LIVESTOCK AUCTIONS. MARKET REPORT.29:07:20.
FAT CATTLE: (23)
An entry of 23 Prime Cattle this week that met another terrific trade. More cattle needed each week to satisfy demand! Smart handy weight butchers beasts selling to a premium once again.
Top price of the day per kilo was achieved by two vendors. Firstly JH & SW Burns & Son, Dan y Deri, Corwen who sold a 510kg heifer @ 254p/kg = £1295.40 and from H & E Powell, Llwyngwilym, Rhayader who also a 510kg heifer @ 254p/kg = £1295.40.
Top price in the lump was also achieved by H & E Powell, Llwyngwilym who sold a 520kg heifer @ 251p/kg = £1305.20.
Heifers average - 229.73p/kg
Steers average - 190.29p/kg
Overall average - 217.85p/kg
510kg @ 254p/kg = £1295.40 JH & SW Burns & Son
510kg @ 254p/kg = £1295.40 H & E Powell
490kg @ 252p/kg = £1234.80 H & E Powell
490kg @ 251p/kg = £1229.90 H & E Powell
520kg @ 251p/kg = £1305.20 H & E Powell
470kg @ 250p/kg = £1175.00 H & E Powell
480kg @ 245p/kg = £1176.00 H & E Powell
470kg @ 245p/kg = £1151.50 H & E Powell
530kg @ 243p/kg = £1287.90 H & E Powell
More cattle needed each week to satisfy demand. For more information please contact Jonathan Evans on 07971002650. Thanks for your continued support.
FAT LAMBS: (5885)
A fantastic entry of 5868 Prime Lambs that met a strong trade on tup lambs and heavy lambs with a very pleasing average of 222.89p/kg being achieved. The medium lambs averaged an incredible 240.96p/kg and the heavies closely followed at 239.94p/kg. Lighter lambs were much harder sold this week.
EW & M Jones & Son, Bryncoed Farm, Froncysyllte presented a terrific run of 257 Texel x tup lambs to average an incredible 267.52p/kg or £117.42/head.
Lights (1124) sold to 233p/kg from J Lewis, Welshpool. Others to 225p/kg from AM Jones, Middle Farm. Average - 189.99p/kg
Standards (2391) sold to 321p/kg from M & R Morris, Maestanyglwyden. Others to 296p/kg from Ellis Lloyd & Co, Garthiaen. Average - 216.18p/kg
Mediums (1897) sold to 296p/kg from M & R Morris, Maestanyglwyden. Others to 293p/kg from Ellis Lloyd & Co, Garthiaen. Average - 240.96p/kg
Heavies (247) sold to 277p/kg from EW & M Jones & Son, Bryncoed Farm. Others to 276p/kg from the same vendors. Average - 239.94p/kg
Thank you for your continued support!
FAT EWES: (658)
A modest entry of ewes forward. A good trade for the strongest types with plainer welsh ewes harder to sell. Overall average was £54 with a top price of £111 for a Texel Ewe from Messrs Bowyer Preeshenlle. 36 Rams of all shapes and sizes averaged £52 with a top price of £100 for a Texel ram from M & R Morris Maestanyglwyden.
Please Note : All sheep entering the Market must be tagged.
CALVES & WEANLINGS: (38)
Another flying trade for all sorts with best Males topping at £330 for a Limousin. A good show of weanlings selling to incredible demand topping at £880 for a superb 6mo Limousin. Leading prices:
CALVES: Limousin Bulls to £336, £308 & £275 from Messrs Jerman Coedmawr. Hereford Bulls to £320 from Messrs Foulkes Maesteg, £308 & £262 from Messrs Steele Treflach Hall. British Blue Bulls to £325, £265 & £254 from Messrs Cornes Cwmllwynog. Aberdeen Angus Bulls to £309 from Messrs James Church Farm. Hereford Heifers to £255 from Messrs Ede Willow Farm. Limousin Heifers to £298 from Messrs Jones Ladyhill, £248 from Messrs Lewis Crumpwell. Aberdeen Angus Heifers to £245 from Messrs James Church Farm. British Blue Heifers to £230 from Messrs Suckley Weston Farm.
WEANLINGS: Limousin Bulls (6mo) to £880 from Messrs Beckett Crossways, (6mo) £820 from Messrs Morris Oaklands, (4mo) £690 & £655 from Messrs Hodgson Arddleen Grange.
More calves required immediately.
U72 & CULL COWS: (13)
Charolais to 146p/kg average 131p/kg
Limousin to 141p/kg average 133p/kg
British Blue to 138p/kg
Aberdeen Angus to 132p/kg average 131p/kg
Friesian to 128p/kg average 122p/kg
Limousin to 164p/kg
British Blue to 117p/kg
13 Cattle average 131p/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.
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