Storestock

8th November 2019

Suckled Calves

 

The Second Sale of Suckled Calves sold to a fantastic trade with a large ringside of buyers in attendance. The trade was topped at £985 for a Limousin Bull from D&J Richardson, Whitehead Brow. Steers to £925 for a Limousin from T Dixon, Wyndham Terrace. Heifers to £835 for a British Blue from J&E Nichol, Whinnerah.

 

Steer:-  Limousin – 925 Wyndham Terrace, 785, 765 Whinnerah, 755, 725, 715 Newhouse Farm, 745, 715 Langley Farm. British Blue – 905 Whinnerah. Charolais – 715 Strudda Bank. Simmental – 665 Tortolocate.

 

Heifer :-  British Blue – 835 Whinnerah. Blonde d’Aquitaine – 825, 815 Mill Farm. Limousin – 755 Newhouse Farm, 735 Low Portinscale, 705, 685 Wyndham Terrace, 695 Langley Farm, 615 Cockley Beck Farm. Charolais – 675 Newhouse Farm, 615 Stonecroft.

 

Bull:-  Limousin – 985, 935, 825 White Head Brow. Simmental – 695, 675, 635 Swallowhurst, 620 Strudda Bank. Charolais – 625 Strudda Bank.

 

Store cattle

 

All classes sold to a dearer trade with renewed optimism around the ringside. The trade was topped at £1095 for a pair of Limousin Steers from D&J Errington, Annfield. Heifers sold to £995 for a Limousin from R&J Powell, Brimmer Head.

 

Steer: - Limousin – 1095, 1045, 1035, 1015, 1005, 995, 985 Annfield, 945 Annaside Farm, 945 Row End. Charolais – 1015, 985, 975, 955 High Side. Aberdeen Angus – 1005, 955(2) Stockbridge, 955 Beck Farm. Belted Galloway – 995 Annfield. British Blue ­– 995 Annfield, 975, 875, 855(2) Hill Top Farm. Hereford – 905 Row End. Simmental – 865 Fleming Hall. Beef Shorthorn – 795 Troutal Farm.

 

Heifer: - Limousin – 995, 985, 905 Brimmer Head, 895, 875(3), 865(2) Annfield. Charolais – 985 Stockbridge. British Blue – 965, 945, 925 Dykesfield Farm, 955, 925, 885 Ullock Mains, 945 High Side, 935 Annfield, 925 Hill Top, 895 Row End. Aberdeen Angus – 885, 805, 795 Nr Branthwaite Edge, 875 Dykesfield Farm. Hereford – 865 Nr Branthwaite Edge, 815 Annfield. Beef Shorthorn – 855 Ullock Mains.

 

Store Cows: - Limousin – 835 Cathow, 745 Kirkland House, 705 Grange Farm. Simmental – 755 Tortolocate. British Blue – 645 Brimmer Head, 615 Woodside Farm. Shorthorn – 535 Howes Farm. Aberdeen Angus – 505 Howes Farm.

 

Heifer Calves – Aberdeen Angus – 130 Fairladies Farm.

 

Bull Calves – Aberdeen Angus -140 Fairladies Farm.

 

Store Lambs took a large lift in trade delighting vendors. Top of £76.50 for Texels from A Ashburner, Summerhill. Continental Store lambs averaged an impressive £63.87. Many more could have been well sold.

 

Store Lambs – Texel – 76.50 Summerhill, 76, 75.50 Burblethwaite, 70, 67 Little Moor, 69 Arlecdon Hill, 69 Whins Farm, 69 Muncaster Home, 68(2) East Townend. Cheviot – 63 Rannerdale. Mule – 57 Burblethwaite, 55.50 Crossings, 54.50 Rannerdale. Swaledale – 48 Crossings. Herdwick – 34.50, 29 Row Head.

 

Breeding Tups – Berrichon – 180 Middlegill Farm. Texel – 110, 100(2) Birds Nest.

 

Breeding Ewes – . Herdwick – 39.50 Row Head, 37, 35 Seatoller Farm, 35, 30 Harrow Head.