OSWESTRY LIVESTOCK AUCTIONS. MARKET REPORT.21:10:20.
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: (19)
An entry of 19 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 M & R Morris, Maestanyglwyden who sold a 530kg heifer @ 260p/kg = £1378
Top price in the lump was achieved by G Tomley who sold a 580kg heifer @ 245p/kg = £1421
Heifers average - 215.81p/kg
Steers average - 193.96p/kg
Overall average - 213.55p/kg
530kg @ 260p/kg = £1378 M & R Morris
550kg @ 246p/kg = £1353 R E Hughes
570kg @ 245p/kg = £1396.50 G Tomley
580kg @ 245p/kg = £1421 G Tomley
More cattle needed each week to satisfy demand. For more information please contact Jonathan Evans on 07971002650. Thanks for your continued support.
FAT LAMBS: (3412)
Superlights to 200p/kg from S Davies Brynheulwen
Lights average 179p/kg to 225p/kg from H E & M L Evans Cynynion Fawr
Standards average 189.5p/kg to 219p/kg from H E & M L Evans Cynynion Fawr
Mediums average 188.5p/kg to 211p/kg (Twice) from J & R F Howell Woodlands & F Jackson Pentreshannel
Heavy’s average 179.5p/kg to 204p/kg from Hughes Bros Penybryn
Others average 165p/kg to 182p/kg from & T & B Williams Cilmawr
Overall average 187.5p/kg.
FAT EWES: (736)
A similar entry in terms of size and quality was met with a consistent trade throughout. Top price was £110 paid for a Texel ewe from W Evans, Llansilin. 26 Rams averaged £64 with a top price of £152 for a Welsh Ram from T I Morris, Llanrhaeadr.
Please Note : All sheep entering the Market must be tagged.
STORE CATTLE: (161)
A more mixed show of cattle today with more dairy bred and native cattle on show. The trade did not hit the heights of recent weeks but a total clearance was reported. Top price of the day was £1250 (182p/kg) paid for a Limousin steer aged 28 months sold by J T & P Carruthers, Trefonen.
104 steers averaged £830 (179p/kg) with notable prices including:
£930 (233p/kg) & £940 (224p/kg) paid for Charolais steers aged 13 months sold by Partneriaeth Llymystyn, Foel.
£1020 (229p/kg) paid for a Limousin steer aged 15 months sold by E R Morris, Tregeiriog.
£1175 (214p/kg) & £1050 (214p/kg) paid for Charolais steers aged 17 months sold by D Jones & Son, Glyndyfrdwy.
57 heifers averaged £844 (181p/kg) with notable prices including:
£890 (237p/kg) paid for a Charolais heifer aged 14 months sold by J D & M R Buckley, LlanfairCaereinion.
£1040 (224p/kg) paid for 6 Charolais heifers aged 18 months sold by D Jones & Son, Glyndyfrdwy.
£1115 (199p/kg) & £1075 (197p/kg) paid for Charolais heifers aged 22-23 months sold by R W Edwards & Co, Llangedwyn.
Our next sale will be held on the 28th October, with entries invited for sales to be held on the 4th, 18th & 25th November.
CALVES & WEANLINGS: (53)
A great show of Continental Calves sold to a very keen trade with best suckler bred males topping at £402, the remainder were also well sold today with several fresh buyers in attendance. A decent show of Weanlings were also a good trade. Leading prices: CALVES: Limousin Bulls to £402 (twice) from Messrs Gittins Trefnanney Farm, £302 & £288 from Messrs Jerman Coedmawr. British Blue Bulls to £345 from Messrs Davies Parkmill, £305 from Messrs Wigley Drenewydd, £303 from Messrs Johnson Pengwern Hall, £302 from Messrs James Church Farm. Charolais Bulls to £350 from Messrs Davies Parkmill, £272 from Messrs Gittins Trefnanney Farm. British Blue Heifers to £290, £284 & £245 from Messrs Williams Penisarllan, £260 from Messrs James Church Farm. Limousin Heifers to £280 (twice) from Messrs Foulkes Selattyn Lodge, £280 from Messrs Davies Parkmill, £270 from Messrs Lloyd Jones Rhydonnen Isaf. Welsh Black Bulls to £218 from Messrs Suckley Weston Farm. Aberdeen Angus Bulls to £188 from Messrs Coleman Goblindale.
WEANLINGS: Limousin Bulls 5mo to £608, Limousin Heifers 5mo to £528 from Messrs Roberts Belle View. Charolais Heifers 12mo to £500, Hereford Heifers 12mo to £470, £455 (twice), British Blue Heifers 12mo to £440 from Messrs Lloyd Guilsfield. Aberdeen Angus Bulls 4-5mo to £408 from Messrs Tomley Oakmill.
U72 & CULL COWS: (11)
Limousin to 138p/kg
British Blue to 134p/kg
Friesian to 127p/kg average 103p/kg
Charolais to 180p/kg
British Blue to 176p/kg
Aberdeen Angus to 148p/kg
Friesian to 136p/kg
11 Cattle average 129p/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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