Sale Report: Primestock 23rd January 2019

On Wednesday 23rd January 2019 Mitchells Livestock Centre, Cockermouth held their weekly sale of primestock with 38 cattle comprising 33 cull cattle and 5 prime bulls, 1219 prime sheep including 1019 hoggs and 200 cast ewes and rams

Topping the sale in price per kilo was a Holstein Friesian bull selling for 169.5pence from B Burrough, Waites Farm, Pardshaw, Cockermouth purchased by Les Fell. Leading the sale in price per head was Limousin cast bull from N Gill, Stonethwaite Farm which sold for £1226.07 to George Chapman.

Prime Bull (Top price per kilo – pence):- Holstein Friesian – 169.5, 163.5 Waites Farm, 166.5, 165.5 Prospect House Farm. British Blue – 136.5 Crakeplace Hall.

Prime Bull (Top price per head – £):- Holstein Friesian – 1192.14, 1105.54 Prospect House Farm, 1023.78, 974.46 Waites Farm. British Blue – 1007.37 Crakeplace Hall.

Cast Cows (Top price per kilo – pence):- British Blue – 137.5 Corney Hall, 109.5 Swinside End Farm. Aberdeen Angus – 118.5, 112.5 Hunday Farm, 101.5 Near Branthwaite Edge. Holstein Friesian – 113.5, 106.5, 100.5, 98.5, 95.5 Waverbank, 109.5 Bouch House Farm, 106.5, 105.5 Marlborough Hall, 105.5 Corney Hall, 97.5 Watson Hill, 95.5, 91.5 Lowca Cottage Farm. Limousin – 103.5 Crakeplace Hall.

Cast Cows (Top price per head – £):- British Blue – 1058.75 Corney Hall 832.20 Swinside End Farm. Holstein Friesian – 894.60, 768.04 Marlborough Hall, 878.49, 829.13, 702.90 Waverbank, 731.46 Bouch House, 721.03, Lowca Cottage Farm, 712.25 Watson Hill. Limousin – 585.81 Crakeplace Hall.

OTM Bull (Top price per kilo – pence):- Limousin – 119.5 Stonethwaite Farm.

OTM Bull (Top price per head – £):- Limousin – 1226.07 Stonethwaite Farm.

OTM Heifer (Top price per kilo – pence):- Holstein Friesian 138.5, 99.5 Lamplugh Hall, 129.5 Waverbank, 100.5 Bouch House Farm.

OTM Heifer (Top price per head – £):- Holstein Friesian 871.54 Waverbank, 700.81 Lamplugh Hall.

Prime Sheep

A smaller show sold to an improved trade delighting vendors and producing an SQQ average of 205.9 pence up 11.2 pence on the week. More hoggs could have easily been sold and are required each week.

The top price of £130 was paid for a Texel Hogg from Messrs Richardson, Low Garth, Bewaldeth purchased by Haighs Butchers, Workington. Leading price per kilo was 287.5 pence for a Beltex Hogg from AJ Wood, Woodhall Brow, Dean purchased by Robin Vivers.

Prime Hoggs (Top price per kilo – pence):- Texel – Beltex – 287.50, 262.50 Woodhall Brow Farm, 249 Low Garth, 238.60 Mayfield. Texel – 275.60, 266.70, 259.50 Cherrytree House, 267.50, 248.70 Woodhall Brow Farm, 263.50 Sycamore House, 260.70, 258.80 Croftside Farm, 256.90 Sherriff, 256.10 Stargill Farm, 254.50 Mayfield, 253.80 Swinside End Farm, 252.60 High Flatts, 247.60 East Mill Farm, 246.30, 240.70 Low Garth, 245.80 Grange Farm, 242.50 Ellenbank, 240.80 Ewanrigg Farm. Suffolk – 220, 205 Woodhall Brow Farm, 196.60 Moor Platt Farm. Texel X Herdwick – 214.50 Rowbrow Park, 208.30 Grange Grassings, 205 Low Garth, 198.80 East House, 197.60 Croft House, 197 Armaside Farm, 195.70 Dalzell St. Cheviot – 203 Hollin Head. Herdwick – 191.40 Millbeck Hall, 185 Stonecroft, 185 Seatoller Farm, 180 Hollin Head. Swaledale – 186.50, 181 Eirinntalla, 183.30, 175 Thornholme, 181.40 Baggra Yeat, 177.80, 170.30 Seatoller Farm, 176.40 Hollin Head, 175 Outgang Farm. Mule – 185.70 Burthwaite, 183.30 Kirkland House, 183.30 Swinside End Farm, 181.80 Shatton Lodge Farm, 180.20 Strawberry How, 175.50, 174.40 Manesty View, 173.30 Low Garth. Bluefaced Leicester – 184.40 Park House Farm. Shetland – 174.20 Buckle Av.

Prime Hoggs (Top price per head – £):- Texel – 130, 129 Low Garth, 122 Stargill Farm, 120 Low Garth, 120 Sycamore House, 119, 117 East Farm, 118 Grange Farm, 118 Beckhouse Farm, 117 Woodhall Brow Farm, 113(x2), 108 Hollins Farm, 112 Grange Farm, 112, 110(x2) Mayfield, 109.50 Croftside Farm, 109 Cherrytree House. Beltex – 122 Low Garth, 115, 105 Woodhall Brow Farm, 105 Mayfield. Suffolk – 92.50 Strawberry How, 88 Park House Farm, 88 Woodhall Brow Farm. Texel X Herdwick – 87.50 Grange Grassings, 82, 79 Dalzell St, 82 Low Garth, 81.50 Rowbrow Park, 81 Croft House, 79.50 East House. Mule – 86, 80 Shatton Lodge Farm, 82.50 Manesty View, 81, 77 Kirkland House, 78 Low Garth, 77.50 Strawberry How, 77 Swinside End Farm. Bluefaced Leicester – 83 Park House Farm. Swaledale – 81.50, 78 Baggra Yeat, 76, 69 Eirinntalla, 74, 70, 66 Thornholme, 64 Seatoller, 63.50 Hollin Head. Cheviot – 75 Stonecroft. Herdwick – 74 Stonecroft, 73 Thornholme, 67 Millbeck Hall, 63 Hollin Head. Shetland – 54 Buckle Av.

Cull Ewes (per head – £):- Texel – 128, 100 Moor Platt Farm, 125 Stybeck Farm, 122 Grange Farm, 116(x2), 108(x2) High Low Hall, 106, 96 Seaview, 98, 93, 89 Croftside Farm, 94 Parkhouse Farm, 88, 87, 84, 83 Cherrytree House, 86 Park House Farm. Suffolk – 92 High Flatts, 63 Row Farm. Mule – 66 High Flatts, 65 Woodhall Brow Farm, 60 Hurlbarrow. Beltex – 58 Cherrytree House. Herdwick – 49 Stool End Farm, 48 Wallend Farm, 42 Glencoyne Farm. Swaledale – 47 Rannerdale, 40 Hurlbarrow. Bluefaced Leicester – 40 Dalzell St.

Cast Rams (per head – £):- Berrichon 80 Stybeck Farm. Suffolk – 72 Hurlbarrow. Bluefaced Leicester – 67 Park House Farm. Texel – 63 Hurlbarrow. Swaledale – 61 Rannerdale.

 

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