Friday 24th May

24th May 2024

MITCHELLS AUCTION CO LTD, LAKELAND LIVESTOCK CENTRE, COCKERMOUTH

Market Report for Friday 24th May 2024

 

Today we held our catch-up sale of ewes with lambs and store cattle.

All be it a small entry with a local ring side of buyers. All classes of stock sold to vendors expectations.

There continues to be a strong demand for all classes.

 

Our next sale of Store cattle is Friday 7th June this day will also be our second sale of fell bred ewes with lambs at foot  & continental hoggs with lambs at foot – entries close Friday 31st May at 10am.

 

BREEDING SHEEP

Hoggs & Lambs – Texel – 138 East Townend.

Ewes & Lambs – Beltex – 135 Blackthorn Close. Texel – 116 Little Moor, 112 Blackthorn Close, 112, 102, 98 (Correct) East Townend. Mule – 88 Little Moor. Herdwick – 63, 59(Twins) Howside, 58(Twins) Blackthorn Close, 58 Cragg House.

 

STORE CATTLE

STEERS: Limousin: 1410(2) Frizington Hall, 1290, 1210, 1130 Low Garth, 1250, 1060 Hill Top, 1000(2) Low Godderthwaite. Aberdeen Angus: 1110, 1060(8) Low Godderthwaite.

HEIFERS: Aberdeen Angus: 1080, 1000 Waverbank. Limousin: 1020 Hill Top.

BULLS: Limousin: 940 Crooklands. Aberdeen Angus: 920 Sykebeck. Simmental: 900 Welcome Nook.

 

STIRKS – HEIFER – British Blue: 730(2) Waites Farm, 650 Sykebeck. Charolais: 860, 850, 760, 660 Sykebeck. BULL – Holstein Friesian: 680 Sykebeck.