Store Stock Friday 3rd December 2021

3rd December 2021

MITCHELLS AUCTION CO LTD

Market Report for Friday 3rd December 2021

 

Store cattle

 

A small entry was forward as to be expected for the time of year. Quality not as good as previous weeks however trade just as dear. Top of £1255 for a British Blue Steer from RS&E Gate, Near Branthwaite Edge, Workington. Heifers sold to £1115 for a British Blue from PP Richardson & Partners, Fleming Hall, Gosforth.

 

Steers – British Blue – 1255, 1235 Nr Branthwaite Edge. Limousin – 1115, 1045 Nr Branthwaite Edge, 1085 Croft House. Charolais – 1045 New Cowper. Hereford – 955 Burnt House.

 

Heifers – British Blue – 1115 Fleming Hall. Aberdeen Angus – 1075 Nr Branthwaite Edge. Hereford – 945 Row End Farm.

 

Feeding Cows: - Limousin – 945 New Cowper.

 

Calves and stirks in good demand topping at £735 for an Angus Bull from JT Hinde, Winscales West, Egremont.

 

Bull Calf :- British Blue – 350 Fairladies. Fleckvieh – 130 Fairladies. Holstein Friesian – 100 Fairladies.

 

Bull Stirks – Aberdeen Angus – 735 Winscales. British Blue – 670 Syke Beck. Holstein – 310(7) Croft Side Farm.

 

Heifer Stirks – Charolais – 680 Syke Beck. British Blue – 680 Syke Beck. Limousin – 490 Syke Beck.

 

Store lambs continue to be in flying form being very dear. Top of £111 for a pen of 54 Texel X Herdwick lambs from N&BM Ireland, Newhouse Farm, Drigg. Many more could have been well sold and are required.

 

Store Sheep – Texel – 111, 99.50 Newhouse Farm, 104, 94 Arlecdon Hill, 92 Fell Barrow, 83 Rietfontein. Texel X Herdwick – 86 Croft House Farm. Herdwick – 54 Croft House Farm.