Friday 25th March 2022

25th March 2022

MITCHELLS AUCTION CO LTD

Market Report for Friday 25th March 2022

 

A good entry of store cattle sold to another buzzing trade leaving vendors delighted.

The top price was £1535 paid for an Angus Heifer shown by BW Noble, Gibb Tarn, Braystones, Beckermet.

Steers topped at £1505 for a Charolais again from BW Noble, Gibb Tarn.

Bulls sold to £1335 paid to JD&M Capstick, Fellside Farm, Bootle, Millom.

Young stores topped at £1195 for an 11m old British Blue Steer from AR Rawling, Overcroft, Greysouthen. Limousin Steers at 10m old to £1165 from TJ Postlethwaite, Hollin Head, Eskdale. Young heifers to £1115 for a pen of 3 10m old Limousins from JD&M Capstick, Fellside, Bootle.  

Many more could have been well sold. Next fortnightly sale is on Friday 8th April 2022. Catalogue made on Friday 1st April. Entries to the office on 01900 822016.

Heifers: Aberdeen Angus: 1535 Gibbtarn, 1085 Low Godderthwaite. Limousin: 1415, 1275, 1255, 1215 Hall Santon, 1305, 1195(2), 1155(2), 1135 Ewanrigg, 1165, 1155 Woodend. Beef Shorthorn: 1395 Punderland. Charolais: 1115 Crooklands. Blonde: 995 Croft End.

Steers: Charolais: 1505(2), 1445(2) Gibb Tarn, 1075(2) Crooklands. Limousin: 1435, 1225, 1195 Woodend, 1375, 1265, 1115 Nook Farm, 1165, 1075 Hollin Head, 1055 Cumblands, 1045 Baggra Yeat. British Blue: 1425(2), Gibbtarn, 1195(2), 1075, 1055(2) Overcroft, 1175, 1045 Stone Croft. Montbeliarde: 1275, 1215(2), 1195 Frizington Hall. Holstein Friesian: 1085, 895(2) East Farm. Aberdeen Angus: 1065 Croft Farm.

Bulls: Limousin: 1335, 1245 Fellside Farm, 1135 Overcroft, 1085, 1075, 1065, 1035 Birk Howe, 1005 Croft Farm.

Cows a bumper trade again upto £1145 for an Angus from JH&M Crayston, Low Godderthwaite, Egremont.

Feeding Cows: Angus: 1145 Low Godderthwaite. British Blue: 1085, 1045 Brimmer Head 935 Low Godderthwaite. Simmental: 985 Near Swallowhurst.

A small entry sold to £81.50 for Texel crosses from CI Todd, Kirkgate, Loweswater. 

Store Hoggs: Texel: 81.50, 74 Kirkgate. Swaledale: 64.50 54 Hartsop Hall.