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    • J36 - Calves, Stirks, Store Cattle, Cast Cows, OTM & Prime Cattle

      Fortnightly on Thursdays

      • 17th August 2017,
      • 31st August 2017,
      • 28th September 2017,
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      • 12th October 2017,
      • 26th October 2017,
      • 9th November 2017,
      • 23rd November 2017,
      • 7th December 2017,
      • 21st December 2017
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      Fortnightly Sale of Stirks following Calves. 

      10.30am - Sale of All Classes of Cast/Feeding Cows, OTM & Prime Cattle 

      Followed by TB Restricted Cast Cows, cows to be pre-entered with the Office Prior to Sale Day. DEFRA Approved. 11am -

    • Lancaster - Calves, Stirks, Cast Cows, Store Cattle

      Weekly on Fridays at 10.15am

      • 18th August 2017,
      • 25th August 2017,
      • 1st September 2017,
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      • 8th September 2017,
      • 15th September 2017,
      • 22nd September 2017,
      • 29th September 2017,
      • 6th October 2017,
      • 13th October 2017,
      • 20th October 2017,
      • 27th October 2017,
      • 3rd November 2017,
      • 10th November 2017,
      • 17th November 2017,
      • 24th November 2017,
      • 1st December 2017,
      • 8th December 2017,
      • 15th December 2017
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      10.15am Weekly Sale of Rearing Calves & Stirks 

      10.15am Cast/Feeding Cows, OTM & Clean Cattle  11.15am Catalogued Sale of Store & Beef Breeding Cattle 

      Entries close 2pm Monday prior to sale

       

      Friday 22nd September 

      Annual Prize Show

    • J36 - Breeding Ewes & Gimmer Shearlings

      Saturday 19th August 2017

      • 19th August 2017

      Great Annual Show & Sale of 5000 Breeding Ewes & Gimmer Shearlings including Mule, Masham, Cheviot Mule, Rough Fell Mule & Continental 

      Entries close Friday 4th August 

       

    • Lancaster - Prime Stock

      Weekly on Mondays at 9.00am

      • 21st August 2017,
      • 28th August 2017,
      • 4th September 2017,
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      • 11th September 2017,
      • 18th September 2017,
      • 25th September 2017,
      • 2nd October 2017,
      • 9th October 2017,
      • 16th October 2017,
      • 23rd October 2017,
      • 30th October 2017,
      • 6th November 2017,
      • 13th November 2017,
      • 20th November 2017,
      • 27th November 2017,
      • 4th December 2017,
      • 11th December 2017,
      • 18th December 2017
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      Prime Lambs & Prime Hoggs sold weekly at Lancaster at 9am this followed by the sale of Cast Sheep. 

      Weekly sale of Prime Bulls and Clean Cattle at 10.30am.

       

      Monday 11th December 

      Christmas Show & Sale of Prime Lambs & Prime Cattle

    • Lancaster - Dairy Sale

      Third Monday each month at 11.15am

      • 21st August 2017,
      • 18th September 2017,
      • 16th October 2017,
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      • 20th November 2017,
      • 11th December 2017
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      Monthly collective sale of Pedigree and Commerical Dairy Cattle to include New Calved Cows & Heifers, In-Calf Heifers, Youngstock and Breeding Bulls.

      In association with the Lancashire Holstein Club

      Show at 10am Sale to commence at

    • Lancaster - Arnot Herd Dispersal

      Monday 21st August 2017

      • 21st August 2017

      Youngstock Dispersal Sale of the

      ARNOT HERD PEDIGREE HOLSTEIN CATTLE

      Comprising

      27 In Calf Heifers 19 Bulling Heifers 21 Maiden Heifers 23 Stirks & Heifer Calves 2 Young Bulls

      Including lots from the famous families of the Herd,

    • J36 - Prime Stock

      Weekly on Tuesdays at 1.00pm

      • 22nd August 2017,
      • 29th August 2017,
      • 5th September 2017,
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      • 12th September 2017,
      • 19th September 2017,
      • 26th September 2017,
      • 3rd October 2017,
      • 10th October 2017,
      • 17th October 2017,
      • 24th October 2017,
      • 31st October 2017,
      • 7th November 2017,
      • 14th November 2017,
      • 21st November 2017,
      • 28th November 2017,
      • 5th December 2017,
      • 12th December 2017,
      • 19th December 2017,
      • 26th December 2017
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      Weekly sale of all classes of Prime Sheep to include Lambs/Hoggs and Cast Sheep.

      Sale to commence at 1pm with Prime Hoggs/Lambs followed by Cast Sheep.

      All prime sheep must have an EID tag.

      The market will be open from 8am with a ballot

    • J36 - Prime Pigs

      at 10.30am

      • 22nd August 2017,
      • 26th September 2017,
      • 24th October 2017,
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      • 28th November 2017
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      Sale of Prime Pigs (no stores, weaners or breeding pigs) (sale of prime, stores, weaners & breeding pigs sold on 2nd Tuesday of each month) Please note: vendors and purchasers of PIGS must be pre-registered with BPEX before buying &

    • J36 - Store Lambs

      Fortnighty on Thursdays at 11am

      • 24th August 2017,
      • 8th September 2017,
      • 21st September 2017,
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      • 5th October 2017,
      • 19th October 2017,
      • 2nd November 2017,
      • 16th November 2017,
      • 30th November 2017,
      • 14th December 2017
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      All Sheep must be EID Tagged.

      Please advise the office of entries for catalogue 

      Please note that the closing day for catalouged entries is now a Wednesday a week before the sale

    • Lancaster - Store Lambs

      Fortnightly on Fridays at 1.30pm approx

      • 25th August 2017,
      • 8th September 2017,
      • 22nd September 2017,
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      • 7th October 2017,
      • 20th October 2017,
      • 3rd November 2017,
      • 17th November 2017,
      • 1st December 2017,
      • 15th December 2017
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      All Sheep must be EID Tagged.

      Please advise the office of entries for catalogue

    • Lancaster - Stirks

      Last Friday of each Month commencing 9.45am

      • 25th August 2017,
      • 29th September 2017,
      • 27th October 2017,
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      • 24th November 2017
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      9.45am Special Monthly Sale of Stirks & Young Feeding Bulls  Please ring Ian Atkinson on 07766 521472 for more info

      Friday 27th January - Entries close Monday 23rd January Friday 23rd February - Entries close Monday 20th February Friday

    • J36 - Poultry & Waterfowl

      Saturday 26th August at 12.30pm

      Sale of Poultry, Waterfowl & Associated Equipment

      Entered birds only - entry forms available to download Entries of Equipment on sale day.

      Strictly no items to be delivered the day prior to sale. Only on Sale Day. For further details please contact Ian Atkinson on 07766 521472

      Saturday 26th August - Entries close Friday 18th August Saturday 2nd December - Entries close Tuesday 14th November

      Buyers Numbers

      Please note that buyers numbers are opperated at this sale

      Permanent buyers numbers are available from the Livestock Office at £3

      Only NWA buyers numbers can be used, 1818 Auctioneers numbers will not be accepted.

      If no buyers number is presented at the fall of the gavel £3 will be charged to your account.

    Latest Sales Report

    • J36 Tuesday 15th August 2017

      Posted 16 August 2017
      Prime Lambs A firm trade was seen at J36 today for all types of Prime Lambs forward. Medium & Heavy Lambs within the weight ranges of 39-52kgs seeing a tremendous overall average of 192p/kg over both sections. An overall market average of 189.32p/kg being achieved for all lambs sold. Top prices of the sale coming from MA&JA Winn of Burneside at 245p/kg for quality Beltex Lambs. £111 being the top price of the day from KL&G Patterson of Foxfield for heavy Texel Lambs. Most vendors noticing an improvement on trade from the previous week, with several lots of lambs still achieving over 200p/kg. Suffolk Lambs selling to 200p/kg from WJ&LA Barker of Arkholme and D…
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    • Lancaster Monday 14th August 2017

      Posted 15 August 2017
      Prime Lambs The weekly sale of prime lambs had a similar number forward this week selling to a brisk trade that was in line with other sale centres at the end of the week. The overall market average was 184p/kg as well finished lambs continue to sell to a premium. Well shaped Beltex and Texel lambs sold in excess of the 200p/kg mark topping at 207p/kg or £93 from TR Prickett of Hutton Roof. Top price of the day was £99 for heavy weight Suffolk lambs from J & R Waller of Killington with Texels topping at £98 from Andrew Butler of Hambleton. More hill lambs on the market sold to a top of £85 for Mashams from BD Gill of Ingleton with Mules from the same home…
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    • J36 NWTBC Texel Show & Sale - Sunday 13th August 2017

      Posted 15 August 2017
      Record Breaking Price for Texels at J36 The annual show and sale of Pedigree Texel Rams and Females on behalf of the North West Texel Breeders Club was held on Sunday 13th August 2017 at North West Auctions, J36 Rural Auction Centre. The sale is gaining momentum each year and attracting attention from breeders throughout the England. The pre-sale show was skilfully judged by Mr Ben Vernon of Charben who had some impressive classes put before him, with seventeen entries for the Ram lamb class. A strong line up for the championship saw Peter Woof of Stainton awarded the champion rosette with lot 94, a Gimmer Shearling out of one of the best breeding lines in the Stainton flock, sired by…
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    • Lancaster Lads Thursday 10th August 2017

      Posted 11 August 2017
      The annual show and sale of terminal sire Breeding Rams had a smaller entry of just over 100 forward for the sale this year. Thanks go to our pre-sale judges for their time and expertise, Andrew Wilson, David Miller, Bill Livesey and Andrew Fur. The overall Champion was awarded to the Beltex x Shearling Ram from ST Birkett of Carnforth selling for £650 to Bill Livesey. The Reserve Champion was awarded to a Texel Shearling from SG Mellor of Stoke on Trent selling for £450. A buoyant Suffolk trade was enjoyed with virtually a 100% clearance for Suffolk rams topping at £650 for the first prize shearling from JH Towers and Sons of Tunstall who also sold Suffolk shearlings to…
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    • Lancaster Friday 11th August 2017

      Posted 11 August 2017
      Store Cattle The weekly Sale of Store Cattle had a catalogued entry of 396, which saw a slightly sharper trade throughout.The trade was topped at £1440, twice, firstly for a pen of two British Blue Bullocks followed by an Aberdeen Angus Bullock both from JD & GM Bracken of Garstang. Native Cattle saw Hereford Bullocks sell to £1330 from EW & CR Clegg & Son of Poulton Le Fylde. Aberdeen Angus Heifers sold to £1200 from D & N Davis of Garstang with Hereford Heifers selling to £1100 from DH & M Kellet of Thurnham.Charolais Yearlings Bullocks sold to £1120 and Charolais Yearling Heifers sold to £1060 from Ballacutchel Farms of the Isle…
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    • J36 Thursday 10th August 2017

      Posted 10 August 2017
      Store Lambs The fortnightly sale of Store Lambs saw an increased entry forward this week. There has been a busier ringside of buyers at previous sales but the ring side was slightly quieter today with many farmer buyers taking advantage of the good weather and making silage. Medium and short keep Continental and Suffolk lambs were eagerly bid for, selling to plenty of interest with long keep and Mule lambs harder to place. The largest lambs were still selling in excess of £70, topping at £82 for Texels from M Potter of Tebay, with other Texels from Simon Temple of Yealand selling to £73.50. Suffolks from topped at £73 from M Gibson of Sedbergh with others selling…
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    • J36 Tuesday 8th August 2017

      Posted 09 August 2017
      Pigs The monthly sale of pigs, which included weaners, stores, prime and cast saw an increased entry of over 100 forward with interest from both far and wide with the most buyers in attendance for some time. Vendors are strongly urged to castrate their pigs, especially prime and store, to gain full financial benefits from their pigs. Well-fleshed gilts and hogs were eagerly bid for in the prime section selling to a top of £198 and £180 from PK & R Woof of Stainton, with pigs from the same good home selling to 180p/kg. Prime gilts from B Walton of Great Asby sold to £145 and £128. There was a larger entry of cast boars and sows in the market selling to a top of…
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    • Lancaster Monday 7th August 2017

      Posted 07 August 2017
      Spring Lambs The weekly sale of Prime Lambs had a larger entry forward this week selling to an overall market average 195p/kg. Three-quarter Bred Texels sold in excess of 210p/kg, topping at 217p/kg from Bargh Contractors of Heaton with Oxcliffe. Plenty of pens of well-fleshed Continental lambs were regularly selling around the 200p/kg mark. Trade topped at £103 for heavy weight Suffolks from S Kellet & Sons of Pilling Hall. Texel Lambs sold to £96 for 45kg Lambs from TR Prickett of Hutton Roof. Once again, it was great to have plenty of lambs selling in the eighties and nineties, especially for the time of year. More could have been sold with a fresh buyer in attendance…
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    • Lancaster Friday 4th August 2017

      Posted 04 August 2017
      Store Cattle There was a larger number of Store Cattle forward this week with a catalogued entry of 385, which saw good quality and cattle carrying flesh continue to be in strong demand and easily sold, with 10 cattle selling in excess of £1400. The trade was topped by MS Dugdale & Sons of Tewitfield with his regular consignment of tremendous Continental bullocks topping at £1550 for British Blues, with Limousins from the same good home selling to £1490 and £1470. Native Cattle saw Aberdeen Angus Bullocks sell to £1380 for T & E Burrow of Slyne with all with all Angus Bullocks averaging £1110. Heifers sold to £1240 for a Simmental Heifer…
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    Latest News

    • Gimmer Lamb Closing Dates

      By Olivia Muir, 16 August 2017 – 
      GIMMER LAMB SALES Entries for all our Gimmer Lamb Sales close Friday 18th August, make sure you phone the office with your entries J36 - Friday 8th September - Ambleside Fair Annual Show & Sale of…
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    • Small Dairy Farmers Scheme - Update from Rural Payments Agency

      By Olivia Muir, 07 August 2017 – 
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      Small Dairy Farmers Scheme - Update from Rural Payments Agency “In England, payment will be calculated at the rate of 1.02078 pence per litre up to the cap of 500,000 litres of production.RPA is…
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    • Prices week commencing 14th August

      Lancaster
      14/08/2017

      Spring Lambs
      660 Forward
      Av. 184p/kg 

      Kendal
      15/08/2017

      Spring Lambs 
      1520 Forward
      Av. 189p/kg

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