Sales Reports

Primestock
13th February 2019
On Wednesday 13th February 2019 Mitchells Livestock Centre, Cockermouth held their weekly sale of 49 primestock with cattle comprising 40 cull cattle and 9 prime bulls and clean cattle, 1535 prime sheep including 1106 hoggs and 429 cast ewes and rams With a good show of prime bulls forward leading the sale in price per kilo was a shapely Limousin bull from Messrs Teasdale, Lowside Farm selling for 209.50 pence per kilo to Les Fell. Top price in this section went to a tremendous Limousin bull f...

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Primestock
6th February 2019
On Wednesday 6th February 2019 Mitchells Livestock Centre, Cockermouth held their weekly sale of primestock with 58 cattle comprising 42 cull cattle and 16 prime bulls and clean cattle, 1843 prime sheep including 1178 hoggs and 665 cast ewes and rams A & L Gott, Prospect House Farm had a tremendous Limousin bull topping the sale at 210.5 pence per kilo achieving £1395.62 purchased by TL Fell. Prime Heifer (Top price per kilo – pence):-  Limousin – 203.50, 202.50 Lowside Farm. Prime Heifer (T...

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Store Cattle & Sheep
1st February 2019
All classes of Store cattle were well bid for and sold to a great trade topping at £1255 for a Simmental Steer from D Bell, Westnewton Hall, Wigton. Limousin Steers sold to £1225 twice from Messrs Nevinson, High House, Workington. Heifers topped at £1155 again for a Simmental from D Bell, Westnewton Hall. Young Bulls sold to £995 for a Limousin from J & HD Langcake, Sandhills, Bassenthwaite. Next fortnightly sale of Store, Breeding and Feeding Cattle on Friday 15thFebruary. Entries invited to ...

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Primestock
30th January 2019
On Wednesday 30th January 2019 Mitchells Livestock Centre, Cockermouth held their weekly sale of primestock with 54 cattle comprising 29 cull cattle and 25 prime bulls and clean cattle, 1519 prime sheep including 1352 hoggs and 167 cast ewes and rams. Topping the sale in price per kilo was a tremendous Limousin Heifer selling for 215.5 pence from Messrs Bowe, Hunday Farm purchased by G Chapman. Messrs Bowe, Hunday Farm also achieved top price per head with a Limousin bull at £1392.11 selling t...

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Primestock
23rd January 2019
On Wednesday 23rd January 2019 Mitchells Livestock Centre, Cockermouth held their weekly sale of primestock with 38 cattle comprising 33 cull cattle and 5 prime bulls, 1219 prime sheep including 1019 hoggs and 200 cast ewes and rams Topping the sale in price per kilo was a Holstein Friesian bull selling for 169.5pence from B Burrough, Waites Farm, Pardshaw, Cockermouth purchased by Les Fell. Leading the sale in price per head was Limousin cast bull from N Gill, Stonethwaite Farm which sold for...

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Store Cattle and Sheep
18th January 2019
A decent entry of Store cattle maintained recent high rates to a top of £1165 for a Blonde Steer from AJ Wood, Woodhall Brow, Dean. Heifers topped at £1105 for a British Blue from RW & JH Emmott, Wythop Hall. Bulls sold to £885 for a pen of four young Limousins from E & A Wear, Grove Farm, Hartsop. More could have been well sold and are required each fortnight. Steer: – Blonde – 1165 Woodhall Brow Farm. Limousin – 1075, 1065, 1015 Low Eskholme, 1015 Strawberry How, 1015, 945 Wythop Hall, 995 ...

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Primestock
16th January 2019
On Wednesday 16th January 2019 Mitchells Livestock Centre, Cockermouth held their weekly sale of primestock with 46 cattle comprising 28 cull cattle and 18 prime bulls and clean cattle, 1554 prime sheep including 1136 hoggs and 418 cast ewes and rams Topping the sale in price per kilo was a smart Limousin heifer from Messrs Bowe, Hunday Farm at 225.5 pence purchased by Haighs Butchers of Workington.  Leading the sale in price per head was a Holstein Friesian bull from Messrs Bowe, Hunday Farm,...

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Primestock
9th January 2019
On Wednesday 9th January 2019 Mitchells Livestock Centre, Cockermouth held their weekly sale of primestock with 37 cattle comprising 27 cull cattle and 10 prime bulls and clean cattle, 1744 prime sheep including 1404 hoggs and 340 cast ewes and rams. Topping the sale in price per kilo was a Limousin bull selling for 199.5 pence from D & MA Wilson, Lamplugh Hall and purchased by H Birkbeck. Leading the sale in price per head was a British Blue bull from TA Byers, Ellenbank achieving £1370.40 se...

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