OSWESTRY LIVESTOCK AUCTIONS. MARKET REPORT.14:07:21.
FAT LAMBS: (2952)
Lights average 251p/kg to 262p/kg
from C J Thomas Ty Draw
Standards average 254.5p/kg to 276p/kg (thrice)
from G M & H I Evans Plasiolyn,
M I & T E M Pritchard Rhydwith Farm
& H Thomas Ty Draw
Mediums average 258.5p/kg to 300p/kg
from I E Roberts & Son Maesdyfnant
Heavy’s average 245.5p/kg to 261p/kg
from R J Hamer Daywell Manor
Others average 219p/kg to 226p/kg
from P G Wainwright & Co Parc Yr Esgob
Overall average 257p/kg.
FAT EWES: (1153)
Another good show but a definite change in the trade, with buyers cautious on ewes of all types with lighter ewes definitely harder to place. Overall average was £59 with a top price of £120 for Texel ewes from T M & M P Evans & Son, Weston Rhyn. 18 Rams averaged £70 with a top price of £120 for a Suffolk Ram from N R & S R Hulme, English Frankton.
Please Note : All sheep entering the Market must be tagged.
CALVES (31) & WEANLINGS: (6)
A more sluggish trade today with a few less buyers around the ring on a good harvesting day.
Limousin bulls sold to £400 from T Lewis, Crumpwell;
£300 from T S Jerman, Coedmawr;
£300 from R L Jones & Son, Lythwell.
British Blue bulls to £370 from T S Jerman, Coedmawr;
£320, £290 & £272 from R D Cornes, Cwmllwynog.
Hereford bulls to £250 from T Lewis, Crumpwell.
Aberdeen Angus bulls to £200 from Lewis-Jones Partnership, Grange Farm.
Friesian bulls to £128 from J O J Steele, Treflach Hall.
Limousin heifers to £270 (twice) & £268 (twice) from T Lewis, Crumpwell.
Hereford heifers to £200 from R B Edwards, Lower Sweeney.
British Blue heifers to £182 from Lewis-Jones Partnership, Grange Farm.
Another good trade for Weanlings with British Blue bulls aged 5 & 7 months selling for £542 and British Blue heifers aged 7 months selling for £582 & £572 all from R L Francis, New Barns.
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