Sale Report: Primestock 7th November 2018

On Wednesday 7th November 2018 Mitchells Livestock Centre, Cockermouth held their weekly sale of primestock with 53 cattle comprising 29 cull cattle and 24 prime bulls and clean cattle, 2199 prime sheep including 1754 lambs and 445 cast ewes and rams.

Leading the sale in price per kg and per head was a Charolais Bull shown by P & PI Walker & Son, Beech Croft achieving £1613.15 and 209.5p per kg purchased by TL Fell.

Prime Bull (Top price per kilo – pence):- Charolais – 209.5, 200.0 198.5 Beech Croft. British Blue – 190.5 Grange Farm, 190.5, 186.5 Threapland Lees. Hereford – 185.5 Acre Walls. Limousin – 184.5 Acre Walls, 179.5, 178.5, 147.5 Row Hall. Holstein Friesian – 179.5, 174.5 Row Hall, 169.5, 153.5 Grange Farm, 164.5 Threapland Lees. Swedish Red and White – 147.5, 144.5 Grange Farm

Prime Bull (Top price per head – £):- Charolais – 1613.15, 1540.00, 1496.69 Beech Croft. Limousin – 1249.32, 1103.13, 1094.95, 933.68 Row Hall, 878.22 Acre Walls. British Blue – 1156.34, 1092.89 Threapland Lees, 1009.65 Grange Farm. Holstein Friesian – 1046.22 Threapland Lees, 1006.87 Row Hall, 977.80, 862.76 Grange Farm, 933.40 Row Hall. Hereford – 918.23 Acre Walls. Swedish Red and White – 861.22, 734.55 Grange Farm.

Prime Heifer (Top price per kilo – pence):- Limousin – 180.5 Hunday Farm

Prime Heifer (Top price per head – £):- Limousin – 1072.17 Hunday Farm

Cast Cows (Top price per kilo – pence):- Limousin – 125.5 Overcroft. Holstein Friesian – 102.5 Harrington Parks, 99.5 94.5 Watson Hill, 99.5 94.5, Watson Hill, 98.5 Stainburn Hall, 92.5, 88.5 Lamplugh Hall, 83.5 78.5 Aikbank, 72.5 Green Acres. British Blue – 97.5, 87.5 Mosser Mains, 96.5 Overcroft. Galloway – 89.5 Strudda Bank. Holstein – 88.5 Threapthwaite Farm, 73.5 Lodge Farm, 70.5 Brow Top Farm. Aberdeen Angus – 77.5 Brook Farm.

Cast Cows (Top price per head – £):- Limousin – 891.05 Overcroft. British Blue – 762.45 Mosser Mains Farm 582.86 Overcroft. Holstein Friesian – 797.45 Harrington Parks, 705.35 Threapthwaite Farm, 726.35 721.04 Watson Hill, 610.50 608.88 Lamplugh Hall. Galloway – 490.46 Strudda Bank. Aberdeen Angus – 447.18 Brook Cottage.

OTM Bull (Top price per head – £):- Limousin – 832.14 Hall Waberthwaite.

OTM Bull (Top price per kilo – pence):- Limousin – 100.5 Hunday Farm, 100.5 Hall Waberthwaite.

OTM Heifer (Top price per kilo – pence):- Holstein Friesian – 107.5 West End Farm, 105.5 Stainburn Hall, 101.5 Hunday Farm.

OTM Heifer (Top price per head – £):- Holstein Friesian – 714.56 Hunday Farm, 741.75 West End Farm, 719.51 Stainburn Hall.

Prime Sheep

SQQ was a similar trade on the week averaging 174.20ppk. Topping the market per head came from TA Jefferson, Aspatria Hall with a Texel lamb selling for £115 to Tony Harrison, Butchers of Cockermouth. GW Hird, Westray topped the pence per kilo with a Texel weighing 48kg at 237.5p purchased by W Lindsay & Sons, Butchers of Cockermouth.

Prime Lambs (Top price per kilo – pence):- Texel – 237.50 Westray Farm, 236.80, 220.20, 209.30 Keskadale, 222.40, 221.60, 221.20, 218.40, 215.40, 209.30 Aspatria Hall, 221.70 Uldale Mill Barn, 221.30 Prospect House Farm, 216.70 Chapel Howe, 215.20 Far End Farm, 215 Swinside End Farm, 213.30 Fieldside, 212.80 Sandhills Farm, 208.50 Willows Farm, 208.50 Sycamore House Farm. Suffolk – 183.60, 171.40 Westray Farm. Texel X Herdwick – 176.30 Randle Gate, 173.70 Orthwaite Hall, 168.20 Cockley Gill, 164.30 Rowbrow Park, 161.90 Grange Grassings. Cheviot – 170 Stybeck Farm, 168.10 Stonecroft. Mule – 164.10 Mosser Heights, 162.90, 154.90 Askhill, 158.30 Swinside End Farm, 157 Bell Mount. Jacob – 161.10, 155.30 Bleawath Farm. Charollais – 155.70 Frizington Hall.

Prime Lambs (Top price per head – £):- Texel – 115, 113(x2), 112, 109, 107, 103 Aspatria Hall, 114 Westray Farm, 110, 96 Fieldside, 105, 101 High Moss, 104 Prospect House Farm, 102 Uldale Mill Barn, 100 The How, 99 Far End Farm, 98 Willows Farm, 98 Sandhills Farm, 96 Salter Hall. Suffolk – 101, 96 Westray Farm, 90 East House, 87 Burton House, 80 Fieldside, 77.50 Scalesmoor, 77 Sycamore House. Mule – 80, 67.50 Bell Mount, 72 Keskadale, 71.50 Frizington Hall, 71 Shatton Lodge Farm, 71 Swinside End Farm, 70 Kirkland House, 68 Sneckyeat Farm, 67 Low House. Texel X Herdwick – 69 Foxhouse Farm, 69 Rowbrow Park, 68.50 Orthwaite Hall, 68 Grange Grassings, 67 Randle Gate. Charollais – 68.50 Frizington Hall. Jacob – 66.50 Easthwaite Farm. Cheviot – 61, 60.50 Stonecroft.

Cull Ewes (per head – £):- Texel 131 Burton House, 120 Stargill Farm, 113 Rose Farm, 106, 101, 90, 87, 82 Mayfield, 83 Whins Farm, 82, 80 Sandhills Farm. Suffolk – 86 Burton house. Bluefaced Leicester – 70 Bell Mount. Beltex – 70 Prospect House Farm. Mule – 54 Rose Farm. Dorset – 42 Springhill Farm. Texel X Herdwick – 38 Stool End Farm. Swaledale – 31 Glencoyne Farm.

Cast Rams (per head – £):- Texel – 70 Summerhill. Herdwick – 46 Skelsceugh Farm.

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