Sales Reports

Store Sale
21st June 2019
Store cattle Steer: – British Blue – 1085 (2) Nr Branthwaite Edge, 825, 785 Fairladies Farm.  Limousin – 1045 Annaside, 965, 905 The Towers, 955 Stockhill Kennels, 735 Acrewalls.  Aberdeen Angus – 1025 Brackenbarrow Farm, 665 Ghyll Farm.  Charollais – 865 Hemplands Farm.  Holstein Friesian – 675 Annaside Farm. Heifer: – Limousin – 985 Stockhill Kennels, 965 Brackenbarrow Farm, 885, 785 The Towers, 815 Hemplands, 785, 765 Acrewalls.  Aberdeen Angus – 935 Brackenbarrow Farm, 665 Hemplands Farm....

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Primestock
19th June 2019
On Wednesday 19th June 2019 Mitchells Livestock Centre, Cockermouth held their weekly sale of primestock with 51 cattle comprising 38 cull cattle and 13 prime bulls, 1418 prime sheep including 1012 lambs and 406 cast ewes and rams. Messrs Taylor & Gill, Fell End made top price per kilo and per head with a Limousin bull 205.50ppk & £1304.93 selling to TL Fell. Prime Bull (Top price per kilo – pence):- Limousin – 205.50, 196.50 Fell End, 188.50, 175.50 Langhorn, 179.50, 168.50 Row Hall. Blonde ...

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Primestock
12th June 2019
On Wednesday 12th June 2019 Mitchells Livestock Centre, Cockermouth held their weekly sale of primestock with 62 cattle comprising 41 cull cattle and 21 prime bulls & cattle, 859 prime sheep including 669 lambs, 35 hoggs and 155 cast ewes and rams. Tallentire Hill Farm Ltd made top price per head with an Aberdeen Angus steer at £1340.55 selling to G Chapman. A British Blue bull from WE & DE Litt, Greengill Farm was top price per kilo making 194.5 pence selling to TL Fell. Prime Heifer (Top pr...

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Market Report
7th June 2019
A seasonal entry of Store Cattle sold to a pleasing trade topping at £1115 for a Charolais Steer from Messrs Hird, Westray Farm, Embleton. Heifers toped at £1085 for a Limousin from Messrs Sharpe, Woodend Lodge, Lamplugh, Young Bulls to £915 for a Limousin from Messrs Hodgson, Dale End Farm, Langdale. Steer: – Charolais – 1115, 1085, 915 Westray Farm, 885 Crooklands Farm. Limousin – 1075 Woodend, 1035, 925 Lynedraw, 895 Westray Farm. British Blue ­– 1015, 985 Woodend. Aberdeen Angus – 945 Cro...

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Primestock
5th June 2019
On Wednesday 5th June 2019 Mitchells Livestock Centre, Cockermouth held their weekly sale of primestock with 32 cattle comprising 21 cull cattle and 11 prime bulls & Heifers, 886 prime sheep including 560 lambs, 126 hoggs and 200 cast ewes and rams. A tremendous Limousin heifer made top price per kilo at 216.50 from AG Watson, Lanehead and being purchased by G Chapman. D & MA Wilson, Lamplugh Hall made top price per head with a Limousin bull £1276.15 selling to TL Fell. Prime Heifer (Top pric...

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Primestock
29th May 2019
On Wednesday 29th May 2019 Mitchells Livestock Centre, Cockermouth held their weekly sale of primestock with 53 cattle comprising 32 cull cattle and 21 prime bulls, 1205 prime sheep including 509 lambs, 256 hoggs and 440 cast ewes and rams. Messrs Taylor & Gill, Fell End made top price per kilo with a tremendous Limousin bull selling at 206.50ppk to TL Fell. Another Limousin bull from TW Bell & Son Ltd, Hill Top Farm gained top price per head of £1396.37 also purchased by TL Fell.  Prime Bull...

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Sale Report
24th May 2019
The Johnny Skelton show and sale was kindly sponsored by Armstrong Watson accountants and Brockbank solicitors, and judged by Mr. S Daley, Little Lawford. Champion animal was awarded to the Limousin heifer shown by M/s Harryman Keskadale. and reserve also went to Keskadale with their British blue heifer. With an outstanding entry of 971 top quality animals. Buyers had been attracted from all areas and well supported by local feeders and graziers. Trade was very satisfactory for all types of c...

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Primestock
22nd May 2019
On Wednesday 22 May 2019 Mitchells Livestock Centre, Cockermouth held their weekly sale of primestock with 46 cattle comprising 28 cull cattle and 18 prime bulls, 956 prime sheep including 355 lambs, 266 hoggs and 335 cast ewes and rams. Topping the sale in the cattle section was an OTM British Blue bull from JN & A Woodend, Hyton Farm achieving £1338.86 selling to G Chapman. A Limousin bull from S Winthrop, Lamport St sold for the leading price per kilo at 200.50 pence to TL Fell. Prime Bull...

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