OSWESTRY LIVESTOCK AUCTIONS. MARKET REPORT.22:06:22.
PRIME LAMBS: (1435)
Lights average 296p/kg, selling from 281p/kg to 313p/kg sold by H E & M L Evans Cynynion Fawr
Standards average 297.5p/kg, selling from 263p/kg to 322p/kg sold by W G & S P & M E Foulkes Selattyn Lodge
Mediums average 303p/kg, selling from 219p/kg to 334p/kg sold by P A Woolley Lockgate Bridge Cottage
Heavy’s average 301.5p/kg, selling from 291p/kg to 319p/kg (twice) sold by Claybury Texels Ensdon & T & B Williams Cilmawr
Others average 248p/kg, selling from 208p/kg to 291p/kg sold by I R Jones Tydraw
Overall average 300p/kg.
CULL EWES: (997)
Numbers swollen with an influx of Welsh ewes. Trade was very strong for everything on offer again with the lower average of £74 reflecting the lighter ewes on offer. Top price was £177 for ewes from Claybury Texels, Ensdon. 15 Rams averaged £103 with a top price of £193 for a tup from R G Edwards, Ffrith.
Please Note : All sheep entering the Market must be tagged.
U72 & CULL COWS: (2)
Hereford to 180p/kg
Blonde D’Aquataine to 170p/kg.
CALVES: (13) WEANLINGS: (6)
Again insufficient calves to meet demand, Limousin heifers sold extremely well to £370 & £342 from T I M Hughes, Grwnamlwg; £280 from R L Owen, Tanycoed.
Limousin bulls to £355 from T I M Hughes,Grwnamlwg; £300 & £298 from J P Farms, Llwynmawr Mill.
British Blue bulls to £232 from R W Suckley, Weston Farm.
British Blue heifers to £232 & £200 from D E Davies, Lower Fawnog.
A Hereford bull aged 4 months sold for £385 and Hereford heifers aged 7-10 months sold for £495 & £415 from W G Trow, Llandinam Hall.
Further Weanling entries expected for next week.
STORE CATTLE: (31)
A small entry met with good trade. Top price was £1430 (234p/kg) paid for a Simmental steer aged 26 months sold by Llangedwyn Home Farm.
Steers averaged £1151 (227p/kg) & heifers £962 (234p/kg) with notable prices including:
J D Jones, Bronygarth sold Limousin steers aged 14-15 months to £1120 (249p/kg) & £1110 (258p/kg) & Limousin heifers aged 14-15 months to £1045 (282p/kg) & £1010 (297p/kg).
D I Jones & Partners, Whittington sold Charolais & Limousin heifers aged 14-16 months to £1235 (271p/kg), £1070 (265p/kg), £1030 (258p/kg) & £1030 (234p/kg).
£1280 (212p/kg) for an Aberdeen Angus steer aged 16 months sold by J M Maxwell, Pontfadog.
£820 (260p/kg) for a Limousin heifer aged 9 months sold by T I Morris, Llanrhaeadr.
Entries are invited for our next sales to be held on the 13th & 27th July.
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