Sale Report: Primestock 13th March 2019

On Wednesday 13th March 2019 Mitchells Livestock Centre, Cockermouth held their weekly sale of primestock with 33 cattle comprising 19 cull cattle and 14 prime bulls and clean cattle, 1514 prime sheep including 1127 hoggs and 387 cast ewes and rams

Topping the sale in price per kilo was a tremendous Limousin bull from G & AE Marrs & Son, Cathow selling for 213.50 pence to Les Fell. Leading price of the day was a shapely Limousin bull from Messrs Teasdale, Lowside Farm achieving £1455.63 purchased by Les Fell.

Prime Bull (Top price per kilo – pence):- Limousin – 213.50 Cathow, 208.50, 204.50 Lamport Street, 207.50, 200.50 Lowside Farm, 191.50, 189.50 (x2) Lodge Farm, 173.50 Uldale Hall. British Blue –  191.50 Lowca Cottage Farm. British Friesian – 184.50 Uldale Hall. Holstein – 163.50 Lowca Cottage Farm. Holstein Friesian – 149.50, 143.50 South View.

Prime Bull (Top price per head – £):- Limousin – 1455.63, 1172.38 Lowside Farm, 1419.78 Cathow, 1335.39, 1301.04 Lamport Street, 1261.35 Uldale Hall, 1155.95, 1152.83, 1131.32 Lodge Farm. British Blue – 1198.79 Lowca Cottage Farm. ritish Friesian – 1136.52 Uldale Hall. Holstein Friesian – 968.63, 897 South View. Holstein – 925.41 Lowca Cottage Farm.

Cast Cows (Top price per kilo – pence):- Shorthorn – 1101.82 Mosser Mains Farm. Holstein Friesian – 895.71, 867.14 Barnyard, 809.49 Waites Farm, 765.99 Annfield, 615.76 Burton House Farm. British Friesian – 876.90 Frizington Hall, 862.60, 808.50, 784.33 Gutterby Farm. Norwegian Red – 870.20 Burton House Farm. Limousin – 852.15 Ellenbank, 771.65 Wood End Farm. British Blue – 842.96 Bolton Wood Lane Farm.   Montbeliarde – 538.13 Outgang Farm.

Cast Cows (Top price per head – £): Limousin – 172.50 Ellenbank, 126.50 Wood End Farm. Shorthorn – 149.50 Mosser Mains Farm. British Blue – 128.50 Bolton Wood Lane Farm. British Friesian – 118.50 Frizington Hall, 115.50, 114.50, 113.50 Gutterby Farm, 104.50, 96.50 Annfield. Holstein Friesian – 113.50, 109.50 Barnyard, 111.50 Waites Farm. Norwegian Red – 114.50 Burton House Farm.  Montbeliarde – 87.50 Outgang Farm.

Prime Sheep

A shapely pen of Texel hoggs from A & L Gott, Prospect House achieved the leading price per kilo at 246.30 pence purchased by J Blenkhorn. The leading price per head was achieved twice from WS Jackson, Nook Farm for a pen of tremendous Texel Hoggs at £113 purchased by Tony Harrison and W Lindsay & Son, both Butchers of Cockermouth.

Prime Hoggs (Top price per kilo – pence):- Texel – 246.30, 240.50, 222.50 Prospect House Farm, 231.30, 222.90, 213.20 Nook Farm, 222.90 Wradhall Guards, 221.10 Cherrytree House, 220.90, 220 Risehow Farm. Cheviot – 205.40 Stybeck Farm, 204.10 Hollin Head, 183.30 Millbeck Hall, 180 Wood End Farm. Texel X Herdwick – 202.40 Bowscale, 196.60 Outgang Farm, 194.60 Stone Croft, 193.40 Prospect House Farm, 185.10 Hole Beck, 185 Croft House, 184.90, 183.70 Plumbland Farm, 183.30 Newtonfield. Charollais – 183.30 Frizington Hall. Herdwick – 180.60 Stone Croft, 165.70, 163.40 Millbeck Hall, 164.50 Stybeck Farm, 162.80, 157.90 Forge Farm, 159.70 Knott Houses, 157.60 Stone Ends. Suffolk – 180.40 Croft House, 176.10 Far End Farm, 172.60 Arlecdon Hill Farm, 163.40 Hollin Head, 153.10 Fieldside. Mule – 179.10 Howbeck Lodge, 178.40 Hole Beck, 175.60 Swinside End Farm, 172.50 Stockhow Hall, 171.10 Fairfield Farm, 170.70 Eirinntalla, 168.90 Kirkland House, 166.70 Stone Croft, 166.70 High Bewaldeth. Swaledale – 167.90 Eirinntalla, 163.80 Wythop Hall Farm, 163.60 Scalderskew, 163.20, 156.50 Low Stowbank, 162.50 Stone Croft, 162.20 Outgang Farm, 158.30 Hollin Head, 151.20 Stockhow Hall. Scottish Blackface – 159 Stone Croft.

Prime Hoggs (Top price per head – £):- Texel – 113(x2), 111, 107, 100 Nook Farm, 109, 100 Hollins Farm, 101(x2) Prospect House Farm, 100 Risehow Farm. Texel X Herdwick – 85 Bowscale, 82.50, 80.50, 80, 79.50, 79(x2), 78 Plumbland Farm, 82 Far End Farm. Suffolk – 83 Croft House, 81 Far End Farm, 80 Low House, 75 Fieldside, 72.50 Arlecdon Hill Farm. Mule – 79, 77 Fairfield Farm, 79 Low House, 77.50, 77, 76 Howbeck Lodge, 76 Kirkland House, 75 Frizington Hall, 74 High Bewaldeth. Charollais – 77 Frizington Hall. Herdwick – 76.50, 60 Forge Farm, 67.50 Dale End, 67, 58 Millbeck Hall, 65 Stone Croft, 65 Knott Houses, 62.50 Stybeck Farm. Cheviot – 76 Stybeck Farm, 75.50 Hollin Head, 75 Taw House, 73 Wood End Farm. Swaledale – 72 Scalderskew, 70.50 Eirinntalla, 70, 68 Forge Farm, 65.50 Wythop Hall Farm, 65 Stockhow Hall, 65 Stone Croft, 62, 61 Low Stowbank. Scottish Blackface – 62 Stone Croft.

Cull Ewes (per head – £):- Texel – 102 Chapel House Farm, 101, 90 Crosshow Farm, 98 Shatton Lodge, 96 Chapel House Farm, 95(x2), 93 Bothel Parks, 87 Thistleton Farm. Suffolk – 80 High Flatts, 80, 55, 50 Clappers, 77 Row Brow Park, 68, 50 Low Stowbank, 67 Beckhouse Farm. Bluefaced Leicester – 74 Shatton Lodge Farm, 73 Howbeck Lodge, 70 Chapel House Farm. Texel X Herdwick – 64(x2) Thistleton Farm, 63 Row Brow Park, 54 Muncaster Head Farm, 51 Eirinntalla, 50(x2) Stybeck Farm. Mule – 60 The Muslins, 60, 59 Beckhouse Farm, 59 Fieldside, 58 Town Head, 57(x2) Low Stowbank. Cheviot – 60, 51 Low Stowbank. Zwartables – 60 Croftlands. Herdwick – 50.50 Chapel Farm, 49 Taw House, 47.50 Plumbland Farm, 46.50 Brotherilkeld. Scottish Blackface – 48 Fairfield Farm. Swaledale – 48 Forge Farm, 48 Branthwaite Farm, 47 Chapel House Farm, 47 Muncaster Head Farm, 46 Plumbland Farm.

Cast Rams (per head – £):- Texel – 90 Holmerigg, 84, 70 Grange Farm, 80, 70 Scalderskew, 70 Hollin Head. Charollais – 85 Holmerigg. Bluefaced Leicester – 81 Shatton Lodge Farm. Suffolk – 74 Clappers. Swaledale – 61 Muncaster Head Farm.

 

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