Tommy Baxter Show and Sale of Store Cattle - Friday 11th March 2022

11th March 2022

Tommy Baxter Show & Sale of Store Cattle - Friday 11th March 2022

 

The curtain has fell on the ‘Tommy Baxter’ Show and Sale of 1491 store cattle. A sale full of quality and quantity, the yard was a site to behold in turn attracting a huge ringside of purchasers. All classes sold to a fantastic trade.

The show was kindly sponsored by the Hundith Hill Hotel, Brockbanks Solicitors, GT Tyres and Carr’s Billington. Judging was in the capable hands of Miss Georgina Laws, Leyburn. After some deliberation the ‘Tommy Baxter’ Perpetual trophy was awarded to the first prized Limousin Heifer from Mr P Edmondson, Seathwaite, Borrowdale. This being the 6th time Peter has won this coveted prize. This heifer attracted many admirers and later sold for £2000.

The days top price of £2450 was paid for a stylish 10m old Limousin Heifer from RW&JH Emmott, Wythop Hall, Cockermouth. Steers topped at £2100 for a 9m old Limousin Steer from I Powley, Green Marsh, Carlisle.

Leading averages:

S Wilson & Son, Corby Hill sold 2 to avg £1610

J Brown & Sons, Crakeplace Hall sold 40 to avg £1526

TB Stamper & Son, Harrot Hill sold 5 to avg £1503

P Edmondson, Seathwaite sold 14 to avg £1442.50

Messrs Harryman, Keskadale sold 33 to avg £1373.24

MJ&JE Graham, Lynedraw sold 20 to avg £1327

TW West, Pickett Howe sold 60 to avg £1318.50

 

Leading prices

Heifer: - Limousin: 2450 Wythop Hall, 2020 Rye Hill, 2000, 1665, 1500(2), 1485, 1465, 1435(2) Keskadale, 2000 Seathwaite, 1635(4), 1455(4) Crakeplace Hall, 1515 Beechcroft, 1500 Fell Foot, 1500 Swinside End, 1485 Overcroft, 1480 Flimby Hall, 1475 Lowthwaite, 1435(4) Pickett Howe, 1435 Peter House Farm. British Blue: 1585, 1490, 1425, 1405, 1395, 1285(2) Keskadale, 1425, 1385(2), 1295 Holmecroft Farm, 1385 Millstone Moor, 1365(2), 1355(2), 1325 Ewanrigg, 1325 Lynedraw, 1300 Thrimby Grange, 1255 Pickett Howe, 1245(4) Woodhall Brow, 1245 Linewath. Charolais: 1500, 1275 Keskadale, 1415, 1185(2), 1115(2), 1095, 1075 Peter House, 1395 Beck Farm, 1255(3) Frizington Hall, 1235(2) Pickett Howe, 1205 Beck Farm, 1135 Townhead, 1035(5) Thrimby Grange. Blonde: 1465 Parsonage Farm, 1385, 1265(2), 1205, 1195(2) Lynedraw, 1355(3), 1255(2) Eirinntalla, 1265 Keskadale. Beef Shorthorn: 1295, 1205, 1195, 1165(2), 1105, 1075 West End Farm, 1065 Hill Top. Aberdeen Angus: 1255(3), 1015 Weary Hall, 1235 Sorrowstones, 1205(2) Frizington Hall, 1095 Townhead, 1095 Woodhall Brow, 1015(6) Drigg Moorside. Simmental: 1175 Waterloo. Holstein Friesian: 1095 Woodhall Brow. Parthanais: 1095 Green Marsh. Hereford: 1065 Townhead, 1045 Drigg Moorside. Longhorn: 945(2) Millbeck.

Steers: - Limousin: 2100 Green Marsh, 1785(5), 1635(4), 1585(4), 1565(5), 1475(3) Crakeplace Hall, 1735, 1555(2) Harrot Hill, 1605, 1595, 1465 Seathwaite, 1575 Corby Hill, 1535 Cumblands, 1515, 1475(4) Pickett Howe, 1505(2), 1485(2) Annfield, 1480 Swinside End. Charolais: 1745, 1495, 1435, 1415, 1375 Lynedraw, 1535 Beechcroft, 1515, 1245, 1395, 1285 Pickett Howe, 1425, 1305, 1245, 1185 Peter House, 1335 Green Marsh, 1265(4) Rye Hill, 1225(2) Greengill, 1195 Parkhouse, 1145 Town Head, 1095 Thrimby Grange. British Blue: 1655, 1425(2), 1355(3), 1295, 1285(2) Pickett Howe, 1645 Corby Hill, 1510, 1285 Green Marsh, 1395(2), 1345, 1325, 1305 Green Marsh, 1395(2) Linewath, 1345(4), 1315(4) Woodhall Brow, 1325 Holmecroft, 1305 Wythop Hall. Beef Shorthorn: 1475, 1245, 1175 West End Farm, 1295(2), 1165 Hill Top. Saler: 1365, 1195(3) Greengill Farm. Blonde: 1355, 1325 Lynedraw, 1155 Keskadale, 1065(2) Croft End. Aberdeen Angus: 1275 West End Farm, 1245 Well Head, 1225(3) Drigg Moorside, 1135 Hill Top, 1085(2), 1015, 1005 Brackenbarrow Farms, 1085 Stybeck Farm, 1075, 1025 Beck Farm, 1065(2), 1045(2) Kirkland House. Simmental: 1295(2) Well Head, 1045 Stybeck Farm. Fleckvieh: 1245 Woodend. British Friesian: 1195 West End Farm. Parthanais: 1165 Horrace Farm. Long Horn: 1145 Greengill. Montbeliarde: 1125, 1025 Woodhall Brow. Stabiliser: 1100 Swinside End. Holstein Friesian: 875(2) Woodend.

Bull: - Limousin: 1455, 1315, 1285 Hill Top, 1425 Hollows, 1395, 1385, 1255, 1145(2) Old Hyton, 1355, 1345, 1295 High Moss, 1255, 1195, 1175(2) Low Boonwood. 1245(2) Lake View, 1215 Birk Howe, 1195 Howe Green, 1185 Hundith Hill, 1155(5) Millstone Moor. Aberdeen Angus: 1155 High Moss.

Beef Shorthorn: 1155 Millstone Moor. Stabiliser: 1155(2), 1065, 1025 Stoney Howe. Simmental: 1125(4), 1105(4) Waterloo. Charolais: 1105, 1025 Town Head. Hereford: 1005 High Moss.

Prize Winners: -

Limousin Heifer Haltered

1st                 RW&JH Emmott, Wythop Hall

2nd               RW&JH Emmott, Wythop Hall

British Blue Steer Haltered

1st           RW&JH Emmott, Wythop Hall

 

Charolais Steer Unhaltered (2021 born)

1st           I Powley, Green Marsh

Limousin Steer Unhaltered (2021 born)

1st           I Powley, Green Marsh

2nd          S Wilson, Corby Hill

3rd           P Edmondson, Seathwaite

Limousin Heifer Unhaltered (2021 born)

1st           P Edmondson, Seathwaite

2nd          D Miller, Crookdake

3rd           RW&JH Emmott, Wythop Hall

AOB Steer Unhaltered (2021 born)

1st           I Powley, Green Marsh

2nd          S Wilson, Corby Hill

3rd           I Powley, Green Marsh

AOB Heifer Unhaltered (2021 born)

1st           S Benson, Horrace Farm

2nd          Thrimby Farms, Thrimby Grange

Any Breed Heifer

1st           M/s Harryman, Keskadale

2nd          M/s Harryman, Keskadale

Champion: P Edmondson, Seathwaite

Reserve Champion: I Powley, Green Marsh