Storestock Friday 11th September 2020

11th September 2020

Store Lambs

Store Lambs sold to the same good trade that has been witnessed all season with long keep lambs looking the dearest. Top price of £103 for Texel Lambs from RJ Powell, Brimmer Head, Grasmere. Beltex to £90.50 for AJ Wood, Woodhall Brow, Dean.

Store lambs – Texel- 103, 72.50 Brimmer Head, 89, 80, 75.50 Far End, 78 Walkhurst Cottage, 78, 73.50 Highside, 77.50 Ladywath, 75.50 Peel Place, 75, 73 Burthwaite, 73 Hinning House, 71.50, 70.50 Cragg Farm. Beltex- 90.50 Woodhall Brow. BDM- 76, 73, 68.50 Woodhall Brow. TexelXHerdwick- 71 Seaview, 62.50 Ladywath, 61 Hollins, 61 Rannerdale, 61 Moorside Parks, 60 Cragg Farm. Suffolk- 66 Hilltop. Dutch Spotted- 64 Middlegill. Mule- 63 Manesty View. Swaledale- 42 Kirkgate.

Store cattle

A lesser entry in numbers and quality with some cattle starting to look weathered. Top price £1225 for a British Blue steer from TG Armstrong, Braeside, Bullgill.

Heifers topped at £1215 for a Limousin from W Sharpe, Woodend, Lamplugh.

Steers – British Blue ­– 1225, 1150, 1125, 1055 Braeside, 1070 Croftlands, 1060 Syke Beck, 1000 Aldoth Farm. Limousin – 1165, 1125 Braeside, 1145(2), 1105, 1075, 990 Woodend, 1010 Bracken Howe, 955 Hyton Farm. Aberdeen Angus – 1160, 1115 Braeside, 1075, 1010 Croftlands, 1035 Stockbridge Farm, 1030 Syke Beck. Holstein Friesian – 1005 Braeside, 780 Croftlands. Simmental – 920 Welcome Nook.

Heifers – Limousin – 1215, 1095, 1085, 1020(2) Woodend, 1035 Lamplugh Hall, 1020 Townhead Farm, 1005, 990 Bracken Howe. Charolais – 1020 Townhead Farm, 1015 Doddick Farm. British Blue – 995 Seaview. Aberdeen Angus – 935 Woodend. Holstein Friesian – 865 Lamplugh Hall.

Store Cows: - British Blue – 840 Ghyll Farm. Simmental – 800 Waterloo Farm.

Just a couple of outfits forward but a strong trade topping at £1700 for a 9 year old Limousin Cow with Steer calf at foot from G West, Stargill Farm, Winscales.

Cows & Calves – Limousin - 1700, 1420 Stargill Farm.

Stirks – Blonde – 900, 600 Woodside Farm.

Bull Calves – Aberdeen Angus – 390 Hill Farm.

Heifer Calves – Aberdeen Angus – 370, 360 Hill Farm.