OSWESTRY LIVESTOCK AUCTIONS. MARKET REPORT.16:06:21.
FAT LAMBS: (1547)
Lights average 281.5p/kg to 295p/kg from D A & M G Griffiths & Son Tynllwyn
Standards average 282.5p/kg to 364p/kg from J H Jones Derwen
Mediums average 283p/kg to 309p/kg from T & B Williams Cilmawr
Heavy’s average 268.5p/kg to 304p/kg from P A Woolley Lockgate Bridge Cottage
Others to 198p/kg from S J Rowlands Erglodd
Overall average 283p/kg.
FAT CATTLE: (5)
If you have cattle to sell please contact the Market office by 4pm on a Monday afternoon as we can them let the buyers know anticipated numbers.
Steers (2) Overall Average 249p.
Heavy Steers (2) Average 249p (£1499/head) Selling to 254p from F W Humphreys & Sons Brook House
Heifers (3) Overall Average 221.5p
Heavy Heifers (3) Average 221.5p (£1173/head) Selling to 261p from F W Humphreys & Sons Brook House
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U72 & CULL COWS: (2)
Friesian to 128p/kg
Limousin to 90p/kg
FAT EWES: (791)
A slightly harder trade as reported in a number of other centres. Overall average was £66 with a top price of £150 for ewes from R C & J E Owen & Son, Llansantffraid. Rams sold to £167 from T I M Hughes & Sons, Meifod.
Please Note : All sheep entering the Market must be tagged.
CALVES & WEANLINGS: (41)
A few more returning vendors helped to increase numbers again, so many thanks for your continued support.
Top price of the day was £395 for a cracking Limousin bull from J P Farms, Llwynmawr Mill.
British Blue bulls sold to £335 & £300 from G & M Lewis, Caenymynydd; £280 from T S Jerman, Coedmawr; £278 from R M Johnson, Pengwern Hall; £275 from T I M Hughes, Grwnamlwg.
Hereford bulls to £252 from C A Wildbore, Carreghofa.
Aberdeen Angus bulls to £232 from J R James, Church Farm.
Welsh Black bulls to £142 from R W Suckley & Son, Weston Farm.
Fresian bulls to £185 from C A Wildbore, Carreghofa; £105 from T S Jerman, Coedmawr.
British Blue heifers to £272 from R M Johnson, Pengwern Hall; £268 & £250 from G & M Lewis, Caenymynydd; £245 from T M Hughes, Old Sontley Hall.
Hereford heifers to £195 from C A Wildbore, Carreghofa.
Simmental heifers to £255 & £205 from C A Wildbore, Carreghofa.
Aberdeen Angus heifers to £240 from D E Ward, Manor Farm.
A 4 month old Aberdeen Angus Bull from J R James, Church Farm sold for £465.
STORE CATTLE: (61)
Another fast trade for the small entry.
Steers averaged £1071 (223p/kg) and heifers £855 (196p/kg) with notable prices including:
£1165 (248p/kg), £1140 (262p/kg), £1115 (245p/kg) & £1100 (237p/kg) paid for Limousin steers aged 13-17 months sold by R J Slater & Son, Baschurch.
£1260 (227p/kg), £1155 (218p/kg) & £1135 (225p/kg) paid for British Blue heifers aged 21-23 months sold by G & M Lewis, Dolanog.
£1115 (245p/kg) paid for a Limousin steer aged 17 months sold by A P Jones & Son, Pennal.
£915 (244p/kg) paid for 2 Charolais steers aged 12 months sold by I M Williams, Glyndyfrdwy.
Our next sale will be held on the 23rd June, with entries invited for future sales on the 7th & 21st July.
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