OSWESTRY LIVESTOCK AUCTIONS. MARKET REPORT.09:09:20.
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: (22)
An entry of 22 Prime Cattle this week that met another terrific trade. But more cattle are needed each week to satisfy demand! Please keep numbers coming as there is a fantastic trade each week! Smart handy weight butchers beasts selling to a premium once again.
Top price of the day per kilo was achieved by D Ll Jones, Penylan Farm, Ruthin who sold a 515kg heifer @ 255p/kg = £1313.25
Top price in the lump was also achieved by D Ll Jones, Penylan Farm, Ruthin who sold a 555kg
heifer @ 239p/kg = £1326.45
Heifers average - 221.26p/kg
Steers average - 202.43p/kg
Overall average - 213.43p/kg
515kg @ 255p/kg = £1313.25 D Ll Jones
555kg @ 239p/kg = £1326.45 D Ll Jones
555kg @ 237p/kg = £1315.35 CL & C Watkins & Sons
555kg @ 234p/kg = £1298.70 D Ll Jones
550kg @ 234p/kg = £1287 D Ll Jones
More cattle needed each week to satisfy demand. For more information please contact Jonathan Evans on 07971002650. Thanks for your continued support.
FAT LAMBS: (2633)
Lights average 198p/kg to 225p/kg from H E & M L Evans Cynynion Fawr
Standards average 208.5p/kg to 239p/kg from R T Jones & Co Rhydygro
Mediums average 211.5p/kg to 244p/kg from P M C & T W Edwards
Heavy’s average 210p/kg to 218p/kg (twice) from B E Manford Hollies & Edwards Bros Glashirfryn
Others average 196.5p/kg to 202p/kg from R E Hughes Parc Farm
Overall average 209p/kg.
FAT EWES: (1073)
Numbers back over the 1000 mark with a lot of Welsh ewes forward. Trade was competitive for all types with an overall average of £46 and a top price of £107 for a Suffolk ewe from J L & L H Phillips, Corwen.
STORE SHEEP: (241)
An entry of 241 Store Sheep at Oswestry this week that met a fantastic trade throughout. Yearling Mule ewes sold to £144 from JP Franklin, Penybont Hall with an overall yearling ewe average of £142.91. Full mouth Welsh Mountain ewes sold to £50 twice from HJ Morris, Tynypant, Llangynog. A stronger entry of 181 Store Lambs that also met a strong trade with tup lambs selling to £73 from JA Wildbore, Carreghofa Farm and clean lambs to £72 from AC & K Tomley, Park Uchaf. More breeding ewes, store lambs and breeding rams required each week to satisfy demand. For more information please contact Siôn Eilir Roberts on 07852 252371.
Please Note : All sheep entering the Market must be tagged.
STORE CATTLE: (162)
An increased show of cattle with some quality consignments forward. Trade found another level with more cattle required to meet the high levels of demand. Top price was £1240 (213p/kg) paid for 3 Limousin steers aged 22-23 months sold by R T Lewis & Son, Trefonen.
84 steers averaged £987 (208p/kg) with notable prices including:
£940 (251p/kg) paid for a British Blue steer aged 14 months sold by B M Evans, Groes.
£1045 (240p/kg) paid for 4 Charolais steers aged 18 months sold by Thomas Bros, Llanfyllin.
£990 (239p/kg) & £940 (232p/kg) paid for British Blue steers aged 11-13 months sold by H M Owen, Penybontfawr.
74 heifers averaged £842 (201p/kg) with notable prices including:
£975 (257p/kg) paid for 3 Limousin heifers aged 16 months sold by W T Thomas, Llanarmon D C.
£740 (267p/kg) paid for 2 Limousin heifers aged 9 months sold by H E & M L Evans, Rhydycroesau.
£1068 (240p/kg) paid for a Charolais heifer aged 16 months sold by B & C G Huxley, Tainant.
Our next Sale is on 16th September with entries now invited for our sales on 23rd & 30th September and 7th 21st & 28th October.
CALVES & WEANLINGS: (39)
Slightly reduced numbers today selling to another good trade for decent sorts, poorer types marginally easier. Best Limousin Bulls topping at £358 from Messrs Jones Ladyhill, £310 & £280 from Messrs Jones Lythwell. Hereford Bulls to £320, £314 & £305 from Messrs Lewis Crumpwell. British Blue Bulls to £304 from Messrs Davies Lower Fawnog, £280 from Messrs Cornes Cwmllwynog, £240 from Messrs Trow Llandinam Hall. Simmental Bulls to £270 from Messrs James Church Farm. Aberdeen Angus Bulls to £196 & £174 from Messrs James Church Farm, £170 from Messrs Coleman Goblindale. Friesian Bulls to £194 from Messrs Foulkes Maesteg. British Blue Heifers to £245 from Messrs Davies Lower Fawnog, £190 from Messrs Trow Llandinam Hall. Hereford Heifers to £190 (twice) from Messrs Ede Willow Farm, £175 from Messrs Lewis Crumpwell.
U72 & CULL COWS: (4)
British Blue to 140p/kg
Friesian to 124p/kg average 105p/kg
Friesian to 157p/kg
4 Cattle average 126p/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