OSWESTRY LIVESTOCK AUCTIONS. MARKET REPORT.04:11:20.
FAT CATTLE: (37)
If you have cattle to sell please contact the Auctioneer Jonathan Evans on 07971 002650 or the Market office.
Young Bulls (4) Overall Average 175.5p.
Light Bulls (1) Selling to 170p (£782/head) from N E & F Barratt Morton Hall Farm
Medium Bulls (2) Average 175.5p (£947/head) Selling to 183p from G C & S Deakins Lower Ffinnant
Heavy Bulls (1) Selling to 180p (£882/head) from N E & F Barratt Morton Hall Farm
Steers (9) Overall Average 199p.
Medium Steers (6) Average 207p (£1055/head) Selling to 249p from Messrs Jones Welshpool
Heavy Steers (3) Average 196p (£1185/head) Selling to 207p from C L & C Watkins & Son Bank Farm
Heifers (24) Overall Average 216.5p
Medium Heifers (4) Average 174p (£757/head) Selling to 239p from M D Williams Penycoed
Heavy Heifers (20) Average 222.5p (£1239/head) Selling to 254p from S M Rowlands Dolwen
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FAT LAMBS: (3768)
Superlights average 185p/kg to 192p/kg from E B Thomas Llanerch Yr Aur
Lights average 202p/kg to 222p/kg from D A & M G Griffiths & Son Tynllwyn
Standards average 211p/kg to 232p/kg from J & R F Howell Woodlands
Mediums average 213.5p/kg to 248p/kg from C W Hitchen Top Farm
Heavy’s average 206p/kg to 219p/kg from D T A Williams Upper Bolbro
Others average 186p/kg to 200p/kg from T H Vaughan & Son Maesmochnant Uchaf
Overall average 211p/kg.
FAT EWES: (703)
A consistent show of Ewes with some better quality and heavier ewes about for sale. An overall average of £49.50 was achieved with a top of £100 for Texels, £95 for Suffolks, £80 for Mules, £55 for improved Welsh and £48 for Welsh Mountain. Plain Welsh still kicking around the £15 - £25 mark. Tups to £90.
STORE SHEEP: (143)
An entry of 143 store lambs with Tup Lambs to £80, Mixed Lambs to £71.50 and Ewe Lambs to £65. Texel Rams to 450gns and 310gns, only 7 rams but all sold and straight into the ewes they go.
Please Note : All sheep entering the Market must be tagged.
CALVES & WEANLINGS: (33)
The smallest entry for several months with 60% of the sale British Blues. Very few quality sorts forward nonetheless a most satisfactory trade for those presented. Leading prices: British Blue Bulls to £295 from Messrs James Church Farm, £288, £285, £260 & £235 from Messrs Wigley Drenewydd. British Blue Heifers to £230 & £200 from Messrs Davies Lower Fawnog, £218 from Messrs Wigley Drenewydd, £215 & £214 from Messrs James Church Farm. Aberdeen Angus Heifers to £172 from Messrs James Church Farm, £170 from Messrs Davies Lower Fawnog. Aberdeen Angus Bulls to £175 from Messrs Lloyd Roberts Pennant Farm. Simmental Heifers to £190 & £180 from Messrs Wildbore Carreghofa. Friesian Bulls to £135 from Messrs Williams Penisarllan.
STORE CATTLE: (114)
Our special entry of Suckler Cows on behalf of Mr Gary Davies attracted a great deal of socially distanced interest around our Store Cattle ring today with In Calf Cows selling to £1320, Cows with Bull Calves at foot to £1700 and Cows with Heifer Calves at foot to £1650.
A good entry of quality Store Cattle returning pleasing results as follows:-
Top priced Steer per head was £1220 shown by R E Hughes Parc and top per kilo was 222.2p/kg shown by J D Jones Crogen Iddon.
Top priced Heifer per head and per kilo was £1105 (243.3p/kg) also shown by J D Jones.
Young Suckler bred Weanling Bulls to £785 shown by R G Francis Tyntwll and Weanling Heifers to £605 shown by D Knapp Crossmill.
A nice Limousin Bulling Heifer sold to £1000 from T D Evans & Co Maesmochnant.
Mr P L Harrison Neuaddllwyd sold Limousin Steers to £1080.
R W Edwards & Co Henblas had a nice run of Charolais Heifers up to £1095.
U72 & CULL COWS: (4)
British Blues to 133p/kg
Charolais to 114p/kg
Friesians to 103p/kg average 94p/kg
4 Cattle average 110p/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