OSWESTRY LIVESTOCK AUCTIONS. MARKET REPORT.28:10:20.
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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: (9)
If you have cattle to sell please contact the Auctioneer Jonathan Evans on 07971 002650 or the Market office.
Steers (5) Overall Average 201p.
Light Steers (1) Selling to 214p (£963/head) from R E Humphreys Pwll
Medium Steers (4) Average 198.5p (£1018/head) Selling to 208p from D C Jones & Son Llwyn Mapsis
Heifers (4) Overall Average 208p
Heavy Heifers (4) Average 208p (£1146/head) Selling to 254p from Hughes Bros Penybryn
Thank you for your continued support.
FAT LAMBS: (3597)
Lights average 184.5p/kg to 216p/kg from W D & R E Edwards & Son Priddbwll Ucha
Standards average 199.5p/kg to 232p/kg from H E & M L Evans Cynynion Fawr
Mediums average 205.5p/kg to 244p/kg from L F Morris Parc Farm
Heavy’s average 190.5p/kg to 230p/kg from D Jones & Son Plas Isa
Others average 168.5p/kg to 180p/kg (twice) from J V & J M Davies Penygraig & Hughes Bros Penybryn
Overall average 201p/kg.
FAT EWES: (725)
A mixy show of cull ewes today meeting the same mixy trade. Plenty of lean cuisine on offer. Welsh ewes up to £50, light Mules up to £65, Crossbreds up to £85, Texels up to £90 and Rams up to £100. An overall average fairly representing the volume of light lean ewes was £40.
Please Note : All sheep entering the Market must be tagged.
CALVES & WEANLINGS: (50)
Decent numbers again this week with quality less favourable generally. Trade just fractionally easier except for the very best males. British Frisian bulls topping at £200. Leading Prices: British Blue Bulls to £340 & £312 from Messrs Lewis Crumpwell, £265 from Messrs Davies Lower Fawnog. Limousin Bulls to £304 from Messrs Jones Ladyhill. Limousin Heifers to £270 from Messrs Jones Ladyhill, £260 from Messrs Jones Lythwell. British Blue Heifers to £260 from Messrs Lewis Crumpwell, £235 from Messrs James Church Farm, £224 from Messrs Davies Lower Fawnog. Hereford Bulls to £185, £170 & £160 from Messrs Edwards Lower Sweeney, £160 from Messrs Foulkes Maesteg. Friesian Bulls to £220 from Messrs Foulkes Maesteg. Aberdeen Angus Heifers to £165, £160 & £152 from Messrs Ward Manor Farm.
Fleckvieh Steer (10mo) to £495, Hereford Heifers (10mo) to £480, (8mo) to £410 & £395, Limousin Heifers (9mo) to £400 from Messrs Hughes Plasgwyn. British Blue Heifers (12mo) to £400 & £395 from Messrs Jones & Ingram Curatage. Prize sale of Weanlings Sponsored by Oswestry Town Council on Wednesday 11th November, entries now invited.
STORE CATTLE: (110)
A nice entry of 110 Stores met a good trade with some best quality Steers selling to a premium.
Limousin Steers shown by D Jones & Son Plas Isa selling to £1105.
A K Blake Gronwen Farm sold Limousin Steers to £1120 and Heifers to £970.
Edwards & Co Abertwymyn sold Charolais Heifers to £1180.
A & L C Evans Tynycelyn sold Charolais Heifers to £1170.
Top price p/kg:
Heifers 238.5p/kg (£1145) from A & L C Evans Tynycelyn.
Steers 241p/kg (1020) from A K Blake Gronwen Farm.
Top price per head:
Heifers £1180 (216.5p/kg) from Edwards & Co Abertwymyn.
Steers £1160 (207p/kg) from J D Jones Crogen Iddon.
U72 & CULL COWS: (4)
Friesian to 90p/kg
Charolais to 170p/kg
Aberdeen Angus to 169p/kg average 149p/kg
4 Cattle average 136p/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