OSWESTRY LIVESTOCK AUCTIONS. MARKET REPORT.26:05:21.
FAT LAMBS: (1198)
Superlights to 304p/kg from D Parry Pentregaer
Lights average 331.5p/kg to 344p/kg from M J Evans Glanhafon
Standards average 322.5p/kg to 369p/kg from M & R Morris Maestanyglwyden
Mediums average 316.5p/kg to 377p/kg from Claybury Texels Ensdon
Heavy’s average 309.5p/kg to 327p/kg from T & B Williams Cilmawr
Others average 277p/kg to 278p/kg from J D Jones Crogen Iddon
Overall average 321p/kg.
FAT HOGGETS: (294)
Lights average 218p/kg to 234p/kg from S Jones Winston Farm
Standards average 199p/kg to 225p/kg from S Jones Winston Farm
Mediums average 209p/kg to 243p/kg from B Francis Glanbanwy
Heavy’s average 200p/kg to 231p/kg from S Roberts Wenallt
Others average 202p/kg to 226p/kg from B Francis Glanbanwy
Overall average 211p/kg.
FAT CATTLE: (2)
Heavy Heifers Average 238p (£1463/head) Selling to 241p from I M Willan Tymawr
More cattle are required each and every week to satisfy buyers demand.
FAT EWES: (398)
Not huge numbers but a lot of stronger ewes on show, which were the best sold on the day. Overall average was £81 with a top price of £175 for Texel ewes from M & S Jones, Rhydycroesau. Rams averaged £93 with a top price of £175 for a Texel Ram from Claybury Texels, Ensdon. Goats sold to £55 from A R Beckett, Porthywaen.
Please Note : All sheep entering the Market must be tagged.
CALVES & WEANLINGS: (23)
Quality not quantity today with some excellent calves on show. 2 cracking Charolais bulls from W H Davies & Son, Park Mill sold for £452 & £445. Limousin bulls to £418 & £392 from T Lewis, Crumpwell; £355, £320 & £315 from D T Roberts, Ty Issa; £355 from W H Davies & Son, Park Mill; £325 from T S Jerman, Oakley Park. British Blue Bulls to £350 from J P Farms, Llwynmawr Mill. Hereford bulls to £352 from T Lewis, Crumpwell; Fresian Bulls to £205 from D J H Foulkes & Son, Maesteg. Limousin heifers to £310 from T Lewis, Crumpwell.
A British Blue heifer aged 4 months sold for £420 from R D & J Cornes, Llanfair Caerinion and an Aberdeen Angus heifer aged 5 months from B & B Farming, Rowley sold for £410.
STORE CATTLE: (95)
Another strong trade, again beating the slight easing seen in many centres. Top price was £1380 (203p/kg) paid for a British Blue steer from W Clark & Son, Woolston.
55 steers averaged £962 (210p/kg) with notable prices including:
£1305 (237p/kg) paid for 2 British Blue steers aged 23 months sold by R E Hughes, Penybontfawr.
£890 (234p/kg) paid for 2 Limousin steers aged 13 months sold by T M Morgan, Llanerfyl.
£1050 (233p/kg) paid for a Limousin steer aged 16 months sold by D Jones & Son, Llanwddyn.
£1170 (229p/kg) paid for a Hereford steer aged 17 months sold by H M Edwards, Llanrhaeadr.
39 heifers averaged £854 (211p/kg) with notable prices including:
£1060 (252p/kg), £1040 (236p/kg) & £990 (244p/kg) paid for Limousin heifers aged 14-20 months sold by J D Jones, Bronygarth.
£1030 (234p/kg), £990 (236p/kg), £890 (230p/kg) & £800 (225p/kg) paid for Limousin heifers aged 12-13 months sold by Edwards Bros, Llanrhaeadr.
Our next sale will be held on the 2nd June, with entries invited for sales on the 16th & 23rd June.
U72 & CULL COWS: (8)
Welsh Black to 158p/kg average 141.5p/kg
Aberdeen Angus to 121p/kg
8 Cattle average 138p/kg.
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Oswestry Livestock Auctions
New Smithfield, Shrewsbury Rd,
Oswestry SY11 4QA