OSWESTRY LIVESTOCK AUCTIONS. MARKET REPORT.10:06:20.
We would like to thank all the vendors and buyers for attending and obliging by all rules set out by DEFRA. It is essential that we keep our livestock markets in business.
If you have any queries please ring:- The Market office 01691 653547, Wyn Morton 07866 237540, Glandon Lewis 07774 224999, Jonathan Evans 07971 002650, Jon Bevan 07837 385062
FAT CATTLE: (17)
If you have cattle to sell please contact the Auctioneer Jonathan Evans on 07971 002650 or the Market office.
Young Bulls (5) Overall Average 174p.
Heavy Bulls (5) Average 174p (£1171/head) Selling to 186p from R W Richards & Son Hafod
Steers (2) Overall Average 212p.
Heavy Steers (2) Average 212p (£1260.5/head) Selling to 217p from D James Fron LLan
Heifers (10) Overall Average 193.5p
Medium Heifers (1) Selling to 173p (£795/head) from J & R M A Thomas Albridge Lane Farm
Heavy Heifers (9) Average 195p (£1105/head) Selling to 215p from D James Fron LLan
Thank you for your continued support.
FAT LAMBS: (2693)
Lights average 223.5p/kg to 249p/kg from C J Tomas Tydraw
Standards average 220p/kg to 255p/kg from E W & M Jones & Son Bryncoed
Mediums average 224.5p/kg to 247p/kg from T M & M P Evans & Son Wern Farm
Heavy’s average 216p/kg to 228p/kg from J Evans & Son Tanygarth
Overall average 222p/kg.
FAT EWES: (833)
More ewes forward with Mules and stronger ewes looking better sold whilst Welsh ewes were slightly back. Overall average was £46 with a top price of £85 for ewes from R H Buckley & Sons, Llangedwyn. 15 Rams averaged £74 with a top price of £104 for a tup from P T Gilman, Ellesmere.
Please Note : All sheep entering the Market must be tagged.
CALVES & WEANLINGS: (34)
A more mixed selection of calves met a more variable trade than that seen in recent weeks. Limousin bulls sold to £270 from D E & M R Davies Lower Fawnog. British Blue Bulls to £270 & £232 from D E & M R Davies, Lower Fawnog, £232 from T Lewis, Crumpwell. Aberdeen Angus Bulls to £230 from D E Ward, Manor Farm, £205 from T I Morris, Trewern. Limousin heifers to £270 & £250 from T T Jones & Son, Ladyhill. Hereford Heifers to £180 from T Lewis, Crumpwell. British Blue heifers to £172 from C A Wildbore, Carreghofa. A nice bunch of Aberdeen Angus weanlings aged 4-6 months were presented from D C Benbow, Pump House with a steer selling to £492 and a bunch of bulls selling for £440. British Blue bulls from D E & M R Davies, Lower Fawnog sold to £390.
U72 & CULL COWS: (5)
British Blue to 156p/kg
Friesian to 78p/kg average 72p/kg
British Blue to 183p/kg
5 Cattle average 118p/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