OSWESTRY LIVESTOCK AUCTIONS. MARKET REPORT.19:05:21.
FAT LAMBS: (1046)
Lights average 324.5p/kg to 352p/kg from M J Evans Glanhafon Fawr
Standards average 322p/kg to 349p/kg (twice) from F Jackson & Son Pentreshannel & Lewis Bros Green Hall
Mediums average 317p/kg to 360p/kg from R I & R A Davies & Partners Cross Lanes
Heavy’s average 311.5p/kg to 314p/kg from T M & M P Evans & Son Wern Farm
Others to 283p/kg from C E Blake Argoed Farm
Overall average 320.5p/kg.
FAT HOGGETS: (423)
Lights average 254.5p/kg to 277p/kg from S Kynaston Plas Onn
Standards average 258p/kg to 281p/kg from F A Jones Sandstone
Mediums average 242p/kg to 278p/kg from F A Jones Sandstone
Heavy’s average 220.5p/kg to 246p/kg from A S Hopley Kingsleigh
Others average 210p/kg to 231p/kg from A Hardy Hedd Y Mynydd
Overall average 250.5p/kg
FAT EWES: (746)
Trade definitely harder than recent weeks with Welsh ewes certainly not reaching the heights they have been.
Overall average was £69 with a top price of £145 for Texel ewes from R M & G Hughes, Trefonen.
14 Rams averaged £102 with a top price of £140 for tups from N R & S R Hulme, Ellesmere.
Please Note : All sheep entering the Market must be tagged.
CALVES & WEANLINGS: (55)
Lovely to see more calves and weanlings forward with a healthy selection of buyers also present.
The calves forward covered all sections of the market with some real strength in some of the consignments.
Limousin bulls sold to £425 from T I M Hughes, Grwnamlwg; £405 from T Lewis, Crumpwell.
British Blue bulls to £398 from D E & M R Davies, Lower Fawnog; £340 (twice) from R D & J Cornes, Cwmllwynog.
Aberdeen Angus bulls to £242 from J R James, Church Farm.
Fresian bulls to £95 from C Coleman, Goblindale.
Charolais heifers to £375 from T I M Hughes, Grwnamlwg.
Limousin heifers to £302 from D E & M R Davies, Lower Fawnog; £240 from R L Jones & Son, Lythwell.
British Blue heifers to £372 from T Lewis, Crumpwell; £305 from D E & M R Davies, Lower Fawnog.
Hereford heifers to £302, £288 & £285 from T Lewis, Crumpwell.
Angus heifers to £220 from M Evans, Priddbwll Mawr.
A handy selection of weanlings sold well with Limousin bulls aged 6 months selling for £575, Limousin bulls aged 4 months selling for £520 & £472, British Blue bulls aged 7 months to £450 and a Welsh Black bull aged 11 months for £490 all sold by A R Beckett, Porthywaen.
3 Aberdeen Angus bulls aged 6 months sold for £414 from C Coleman, Goblindale.
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