OSWESTRY LIVESTOCK AUCTIONS. MARKET REPORT.02:06:21.
FAT LAMBS: (2124)
Superlights to 313p/kg from D Jones & Son Tynyrwtre
Lights average 315p/kg to 331p/kg from M Jones & Son Lawnt
Standards average 320p/kg to 429p/kg from E L Andrew Trewern
Mediums average 326p/kg to 375p/kg from F Jackson & Son Pentreshannel
Heavy’s average 311p/kg to 325p/kg from Hughes Bros Penybryn
Others average 294p/kg to 306p/kg from J Lewis Tremafon
Overall average 320.5p/kg.
FAT HOGGETS: (70)
Standards average 230p/kg to 240p/kg from F A Jones Sandstone
Mediums average 209p/kg to 239p/kg from Park Hall Farm
Heavy’s average 204.5p/kg to 245p/kg from G W Hughes Plas Croggen
Others average 227p/kg to 231p/kg from M Hulme Wimbourne
Overall average 220.5p/kg.
FAT CATTLE, U72 & CULL COWS (4)
More cattle are required each and every week to satisfy buyer demand, If you have cattle to sell please contact the Market office.
Heavy Bulls Average 198.5p (£1300/head) Selling to 199p from A M Rees & Co Gellilefrith
Cull cow to 127p/kg from P G & V Jones Tynycelyn
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FAT EWES: (677)
Another strong trade all round, especially considering the more mixed entry. Overall average was £89 with a top price of £142 for ewes from DJ & EGU Jones & Son, Llansilin. Rams sold to £120 from DR & JA Evans, Selattyn.
Please Note : All sheep entering the Market must be tagged.
CALVES & WEANLINGS: (38)
Fewer buyers around the ring on a good harvesting day meant the edge was slightly off the flying calf trade seen in recent weeks.
Nevertheless strong Limousin bulls from T Lewis, Crumpwell sold to £460 & £392.
Charolais bulls to £382 from TIM Hughes & Sons, Grwnamlwg.
Friesian bulls to £202 from DJH Foulkes & Son, Maesteg.
Hereford bulls to £138 from W G Trow, Llandinam Hall.
Limousin heifers sold to £292 (twice) from P Bailey & Sons, Plas Newydd;
£260 from W H Davies & Son, Park Mill.
British Blue heifers to £245 from D E Davies, Lower Fawnog.
Hereford heifers to £265 from T Lewis, Crumpwell.
Aberdeen Angus heifers to £258 from D E Davies, Lower Fawnog.
A small selection of Weanlings forward with British Blue Bulls aged 5 months selling for £500 & £490, Hereford bulls to £250 & £240
and Friesian bulls selling to £240 all from B & B Farming, The Hazels.
STORE CATTLE: (66)
A smaller show but a firmer trade again. Top price was £1340 (241p/kg) paid for a British Blue steer aged 24 months sold by P G & V Jones, Nantyr.
30 steers averaged £959 (211p/kg) & 36 heifers averaged £936 (203p/kg) with notable prices including:
£1060 (255p/kg), £990 (223p/kg) & £970 (243p/kg) paid for British Blue steers aged 12-15 months and
£890 (241p/kg) paid for a British Blue heifer aged 13 months all sold by H M Owen, Penybontfawr.
£790 (223p/kg) paid for a Limousin steer aged 13 months sold by E R G Huxley, Cefn Coch.
£1135 (225p/kg) & £990 (239p/kg) paid for British Blue heifers aged 25 & 26 months sold by T S Williams, Llansilin.
£1145 (225p/kg) & £1140 (224p/kg) paid for Limousin heifers aged 21 & 23 months sold by PMC & TW Edwards, Bwlchycibau.
Entries are invited for our next sales to be held on the 16th & 23rd June 2021.
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