Sale Report: Friday 18th January 2019 Store Cattle and Sheep

Store cattle

A decent entry of Store cattle maintained recent high rates to a top of £1165 for a Blonde Steer from AJ Wood, Woodhall Brow, Dean. Heifers topped at £1105 for a British Blue from RW & JH Emmott, Wythop Hall. Bulls sold to £885 for a pen of four young Limousins from E & A Wear, Grove Farm, Hartsop.

More could have been well sold and are required each fortnight.

Steer: – Blonde – 1165 Woodhall Brow Farm. Limousin – 1075, 1065, 1015 Low Eskholme, 1015 Strawberry How, 1015, 945 Wythop Hall, 995 Grange Farm, 985 Hill Farm, 985 Annaside Farm, 975 Hall Waberthwaite, 955, 945 Baggra Yeat, 935(2) Strawberry How. Aberdeen Angus – 1055 Nr Branthwaite Edge, 895 Row End Farm. British Blue – 1045 Holmecroft. Charolais – 1025 Crooklands Farm.

Heifer: – British Blue – 1105 Wythop Hall, 1075, 935 Holmecroft, 935, 915 Nr Branthwaite Edge. Blonde – 1105, 1015 Woodhall Brow Farm. Limousin – 1095 Gate Ghyll, 1065, 1005 Low Eskholme, 1055 Hall Santon, 1045 Coniston Hall, 995 Row End Farm, 975 Strawberry How. Charolais – 945, 845 Crooklands Farm.

 Bulls:- Limousin – 885(4), 855, 735 Grove Farm, 635 Harrington Parks. Charolais – 835(5) Rose Farm. Simmental – 785, 735, 695 Near Swallowhurst. British Blue – 595 Harrington Parks. Aberdeen Angus – 555 Rose Farm. Hereford – 515, 475 Parkside Road. Holstein Friesian – 455 Syke Beck

 Store Cows: – Aberdeen Angus – 975, 855, 775 Hollins. Limousin – 915, 695 Hill Farm. British Blue – 865, 645, 635 Overcroft. Simmental – 685, 665, 615 Hollins.

Feeding Bull:- Hereford – 935 Hollins.

A small entry of calves sold to a keen ringside of buyers to a top of £420 for Limousin Heifer from JM Todd, Southernby Hall, Hesket New Market. More could have been well sold.

Heifer Calves : Limousin – 420(2) Southernby Hall British Blue – 250, 225 Fairladies.

Bull Calves :– British Blue – 300 Fairladies. Continental – 280 Fairladies.

Store Hoggs sold to an electric trade topping at £85 twice, firstly for Texels from Messrs Gibson, Petteril Bank, Southwaite and again for Beltex from R Lamb, Seaview, St. Bees.

Store Hoggs:- Texel – 85, 81, 79, 74 Petteril Bank, 81, 78, 74 Dockray Nook, 77, 75, 73 Slatefell, 76 Whins Farm, 75 Summerhill. Beltex – 85 Seaview, 83 Segbushwell. Cheviot – 83 Lowfields Farm. Suffolk – 80 Petteril Bank, 68 Noran Bank Farm. Texel x Herdwick – 70 Yeathouse Farm. Mule – 69, 65 Segbushwell. Swaledale – 41 Stanley Terrace.

In-Lamb ewes received a strong enquiry. The sale was topped by the dispersal from Messrs Gibson, Petteril Bank, Southwaite who sold two pens of Suffolk 1&2 shear ewes scanned with twins at £124. Mule Shearlings sold to £122 from D & J Errington, Annfield, Cockermouth.

In-lamb Ewes:- Suffolk – 124(2), 122, 120 Petteril Bank. Mule – 122(2) Annfield, 112 Petteril Bank. Texel – 116(2) Petteril Bank.

In-lamb Hoggs:- Texel – 77 Petteril Bank.

« Back

Mitchells Livestock, Lakeland Livestock Centre, Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 0QQ | Telephone: 01900 822016

Terms & Conditions | Privacy | Site Map | Contact Us