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Kendal Thursday 05/07/12

Posted Friday, 06 July 2012, 2.05pm

OTM’s to 179.5p/kg, £1264; Calves to £395

New faces ringside today selling calves, with everyone leaving pleased with prices achieved. Brian Wilson, Spout House, sold 6 week old Lim bulls for £395 and month old heifers for £285. New vendors M Gott and N Robinson sold a superb month old BB x bull for £370 and D Jackson & Son, selling to £300, £270. Black & Whites were in keen demand with 6 buyers competing for all types with best month old types £130 from J D & M Beck, £120 from M H & S J Morris, £110 D Jackson & Son.

Cast/OTM Cattle averaged 131p/kg (£866), topping at 160.5p/kg (£1264) for Lim x from Hyning Farm with dairy breeds to 140.5p/kg from Coward Bros and £1127 from J W Hargreaves. OTM Steers sold to 179.5p/kg (£1222) from J W & H M Metcalfe & Son.

Next sale, Thursday 19th July to include 6 cows and Lim calves

Top Prices
BULL CALVES – Fr: £130 Town Foot; £120 Wraysholme Tower; £110 Cunswick Hall; £85 Natland Park Farm. Lim: £395 Spout House; £220 Capplerigg. BRB: £370 Holker Farm; £300 Cunswick Hall.
HEIFER CALVES – Lim: £285 Spout House. BRB: £270 Cunswick Hall.
CAST COWS – Fr: 140.5p/kg Kirkby Hall; 135.5p/kg Bridge End Farm; 126.5p/kg Ravens Lodge. Lim: 160.5p/kg Hyning; 150.5p/kg Low House, Croft Foot; 147.5p/kg Hollin Hall. Blonde: 128.5p/kg Low House. Danish Red: 116.5p/kg Low Sizergh.
OTM STEERS – Fr: 168.5p/kg Low Bracken Hall. BB: 179.5p/kg Low Bracken Hall.

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