Friday 17th January 2020- Store Sale

17th January 2020

 

FRIDAY 17TH JANUARY 2020

 

Store cattle

 

A nice entry of Store Cattle maintained recent high rates. Top of £1155 was achieved three times, firstly for a Limousin Steer from Messrs Robinson, Gateghyll; then again for another from IR&JM Fearon, Frizington Hall; and finally again for a Limousin Steer this time from Messrs Hodgson, Croft End. Heifers sold to a top of £1155 for a British Blue from Messrs Cottam, Wardwarrow who also sold Limousins to £1135.

 

Next fortnightly sale of Store Cattle is on Friday 31st January. Please advise entries to the office on 01900 822016.

 

Steer: - Limousin – 1155 Gateghyll, 1155 Frizington Hall, 1155, 1115 Croft End, 1125, 1115, 1075 Row Brow Park, 1095, 1085 Holmecroft, 1075 Wardwarrow . Blonde – 1125 Woodside Farm, 1125 Woodhall Brow. British Blue –  1055 Stockbrdge, 1055 Wardwarrow, 1025(2) Whins Farm. Aberdeen Angus – 1065, 1025 Stockbridge. Holstein Friesian – 865, 795, 745(3) East Farm, 755(3) Low Thorney.  

 

Heifer: - British Blue – 1155 Wardwarrow, 1075 Frizington Hall, 1045, 1035 Croft End, 1035 Holmecroft, 995 Cinderbarrow. Limousin – 1135, 995 Wardwarrow, 1105 Gateghyll, 1105, 1045 Croft End, 1095(2), 995 Frizington Hall, 1045 Woodhall Brow, 995 Cinderbarrow. Blonde – 1035, 995 Woodside. Charolais – 1065 Stockbridge. Hereford – 905 Branthwaite Edge. Aberdeen Angus – 885(2) Threapland Lees.

 

Bulls:- Limousin – 945 Rose Cottage .

 

A good show of Stirks were very well bid for by a keen ringside topping at £705 for a Limousin Heifer from RW Carr, Croftside. Stirks are always wanted at this centre with an abundance of buyers forward.

 

Stirks: - Limousin Heifer – 705 Croft Side. British Blue Bull – 615, 565, 525 Croft Side, 595, 575 Syke Beck. Simmental Bull – 545 Fleming Hall. Charolais Bull – 535 Syke Beck. Aberdeen Angus Bull – 515 Syke Beck. Friesian Bull – 415(8) Harrington Parks. Holstein Bull – 255(3) Croft Side. Swedish Red & White Bull – 245, 225 The Buildings. Shetland Steer – 245, 215 Hollins.

 

Calves:- Angus Bull- 345, 290 Fairladies, 225 The Buildings. British Blue Heifer- 300 Fairladies.

 

Store Cows: - Limousin – 815 Dawn View . Simmental – 815 Waterloo.

 

The first In-Lamb ewes of the season sold to great interest and a roaring trade. Top of £260 for a pen of 6 Texel Shearlings scanned in lamb with twins from Messrs Mounsey Grange Farm.  

 

Breeding Ewes

Texel – 260, 190, 185, 175, 155(2) Grange Farm. Jacob- 80 Kirkland Howe. Herdwick- 70 Kirkland Howe.

 

A small entry of store lambs sold to a serious trade. Many more wanted each sale. Top of £90 for Texels from C Lee, Springfield Road.

 

Store Lambs:- Texel - 90, 81, 70 Springfield Road, 79 Muncaster Home Farm. Beltex – 83 Springfield Road . Swaledale – 59 Lane Foot.