OSWESTRY LIVESTOCK AUCTIONS. MARKET REPORT.30:06:21.
FAT CATTLE: (7)
An increased entry of fat cattle with record breaking prices which demonstrated the good demand out there for good meaty cattle. Four buyers were in attendance with a fifth face willing to attend should we have put 20 or more cattle on show each week. All categories of cattle are required dairy bed, beef types quality butchers heifers and bulls, farm assured and non farm assured cattle can be catered for.
Heavy Bulls (1) Selling to 215p (£1548/head) from A M Rees & Co Gellilefrith
Heavy Steers (1) Selling to 230p (£1541/head) from I M Willan Ty Mawr
Heifers (5) Overall Average 210p
Heavy Heifers (5) Average 210p (£1221/head) Selling to 236p from I M Willam Ty Mawr
If you have cattle to sell please contact the Market office 01691 653547, Wyn Morton 07866 237540 or Glandon Lewis 07774 224999
U72 & CULL COWS: (5)
Friesian to 153p/kg average 144p/kg
Limousin to 152p/kg
British Blue to 148p/kg average 146p/kg
5 Cattle average 146p/kg
FAT LAMBS: (1485)
Superlights to 266p/kg from R T & J Edwards Llechwedd Ystrad
Lights average 275.5p/kg to 286p/kg from D A & M G Griffiths & Son Tynllwyn
Standards average 259p/kg to 278p/kg from D A & M G Griffiths & Son Tynllwyn
Mediums average 252p/kg to 275p/kg (twice) from H E & M L Evans Cynynion Fawr & L F Morris Parc Farm
Heavy’s average 239p/kg to 261p/kg (twice) from R J Hamer Daywell Manor Cottage & G E Tomley & Sons Top House Farm
Others average 210p/kg to 216p/kg from F C Roberts Wolfshead
Overall average 256.5p/kg
FAT EWES: (804)
Another entry dominated by Welsh ewes, but still a useful trade with the small selection of strong ewes looking particularly well sold. Overall average was £58 with a top price of £140 for Suffolk ewes from T H Nicholas & Son, West Felton.
Please Note : All sheep entering the Market must be tagged.
CALVES & WEANLINGS: (29)
Another solid trade for the calves on offer with heifers in particular demand. Limousin heifers sold to £320 from R L Jones & Son, Lythwell; £258 from T M Hughes, Old Sontley Hall; £245 & £220 from J T Owen & Co, Upper Garth; £240 & £228 from D T Roberts, Ty Issa. British Blue heifers to £258, £252 & £232 from R L Francis, New Barns; Hereford heifers to £250 from T Lewis, Crumpwell. Limousin bulls to £305 from J T Owen & Co, Upper Garth; £270 from R L Jones & Son, Lythwell. British Blue bulls to £298 (twice) from R D Cornes, Llanfair Caereinion. Hereford bulls to £200 from D J H Foulkes & Son, Maesteg. Aberdeen Angus bulls to £162 from R W & F E Suckley & Son, Weston. 4 British Blue steers aged 6 months old sold for £710 from R L Francis, New Barns.
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