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Lancaster Friday 21/09/12

Posted Monday, 24 September 2012, 12.28pm

FOUR SALE RINGS OPERATE WITH PENS FULL TO CAPACITY

North West Auctions saw 933 head of stock sold at this popular weekly sale.

The day commenced with a bumper entry of 179 cast/cows & OTM clean cattle selling to 22 different outlets. Best meated beef bred cows sold to 211.5p/kg for Limousin x from Nether Hall Farms with plenty of others 165p/kg upwards. Dairy cows reached 167p/kg from BW & J Robinson with 96 sold averaging 115p/kg. Top price per head was £1467 from again from Nether Hall Farms with 30 OTM cattle over £1000.

A catalogue entry of 458 store cattle sold to a continuing strong trade with steers to £1300 for BBx from GJT & V Parkinson and heifers to £1280 from BBx from R & DM Rossall. All classes were keenly competed for, 316 steers averaged £870 and 130 heifers averaged £830. An entry of cows & calves sold to £1350 for Lim x from Barlow Bros., with most £1000- £1100.

An entry of 127 calves & stirks sold to a pleasing trade in-line with other centres. Young bull calves sold to £390 for BBx from JB & JB Lawson and £345 for Char x from SH & LE Birkett. Heifer calves reached £375 for Lim x from T & D Sharp. Black & White’s made up half the sale with buyers now able to be more selective with £100 being the top from Wallbank Farms.

Bullock stirks reached £565 for AAx from AJ Pye with BBx £520. Heifers sold for £495 for BBx. Bull stirks topped at £395 for BBx from T & CM Kelsall & Sons with dairy bulls to £210 from R Jones.

A small entry of store lambs insufficient for demand sold to £55 for Texel x from WI & HA Gorst. All sheep averaged £52.

Top Prices

STORE BULLOCKS - Fr: £1040 Old Glasson; £1010 Cock Hall; £990 North Farm; £970 Rowell Farm. Lim: £1230 High Fell Gate; £1200 Whitehaven; £1180 Hill Top; £1160 High House. Char: £1240 Hawkrigg End; £1020 Low House; £1010 Holmelands; £960 Clarksons Farm. Hfd: £1170 Low Bank House; £1040 Hall Bank; £940 Corney Hill; £920 Jolley Fold. Sim: £1180 Ingrave; £1080 Willow House; £1000 North Farm; £890 Holmelands. Blonde: £1250 North Farm; £1130 King Bank; £1070 Greenbank Farm. AA: £1200 Moss View; £1180 Yew Tree Farm, High Green; £1160 Jubilee Farm; £1140 Willow House. BRB: £1300 Moss View; £1190 Sand Lane; £1180 Mount Pleasant; £1160 Willow House, Holmegarths. Mont: £1080 Holmegarths; £1050 Hill Top; £930 Whitehaven; £900 Raveld Farm. Swedish R&W: £690 Haighton Hall.
STORE HEIFERS – Fr: £760 Beck Farm; £680 Cross Hill. Lim: £1150 Greenbank Farm; £1140 High Fell Gate; £1090 Willow House; £830 Westhouse Lodge. Hfd: £990 Yew Tree; £900 Jolley Fold. Sim: £1110 Oak Head; £1030 Moss View; £900 Jolley Fold; £850 Scale House, Friars Moss. Blonde: £960 Greenbank Farm. AA: £1040 Brow Foot; £980 Yew Tree; £960 Billinge Hall; £940 Cropper Farm. BRB: £1280 Abrahams Farm; £1120 Tills Farm; £1080 Ben Cragg; £1060 Rowell Farm. Baz: £1100 Yarlsber.
STORE BULLS – Lim: £700 Littlewood Hall. BRB: £680 Jubilee Farm.
BREEDING CATTLE – Lim Cow (rwb): £900 Dawson Fold. Lim Cow & Calf: £1350 Littlewood Hall. BB Cow & Calf: £1050 Old Glasson
CAST COWS – Fr: 167.5p/kg Cross Hill; 159.5p/kg Allcock Farm; 157.5p/kg Holme House; 151.5p/kg Tunstall Hall, Cross Hill, High House, Ackenthwaite. Lim: 211.5p/kg Nether Hall; 194.5p/kg Dawson Fold; 184.5p/kg Overthwaite Farm; 181.5p/kg Spital Farm. Hfd: 124.5p/kg Cringleber. Sim: 157.5p/kg Nether Hall Farm. BB: 167.5p/kg Overthwaite; 147.5p/kg Spital Farm; 139.5p/kg Hollin Hall; 139.5p/kg Holme House. AA: 161.5p/kg Cringleber; 151.5p/kg Nether Hall Farm. Mont: 144.5p/kg Low Sizergh; 139.5p/kg Green Lane End. Longhorn: 141.5p/kg Cringleber.
OTM/CAST HEIFERS – Fr: 174.5p/kg Barrow Greaves; 169.5p/kg Low Sizergh; 159.5p/kg Ackenthwaite. Hfd: 189.5p/kg Old Glasson; 184.5p/kg Low Bank House. AA: 169.5p/kg Sunderland Brows. Fleckveih: 179.5p/kg Low Sizergh.
UTM/OTM BULLS & STEERS – Fr: 164.5p/kg Parkside Farm; 144.5p/kg Pasture Barn; 139.5p/kg Mosergh Farm. Lim: 159.5p/kg Mireside Farm. Char: 154.5p/kg Hawkrigg End. Brown Swiss: 154.5p/kg Parkside Farm. BRB: 197.5p/kg Jubilee Farm.
BULL CALVES – Fr: £100 Tills Farm; £88 High Barnes; £65 Moors Farm; £60 Catshaw Hall. Lim: £295 Rose Farm; £270 Gateside Farm. Char: £345 Stubb Hall. AA: £320 Bank End. Cont: £310 Bellart Howe; £80 Coverdales. BRB: £390 Bank End; £238 North Farm.
HEIFER CALVES – Fr: £375 Gateside Farm; £220 Rose Farm. Char: £280 Stubb Hall. AA: £305 Bank End. BRB: £325 Bank End.
BULL STIRKS – Fr: £190 Sandvilla. Char: £285 Bellart Howe. BRB: £395 Brown Brook; £355 School House. Swedish R&W: £210 Sandvilla.
HEIFER STIRKS – Lim: £390 Moss End. Char: £300 Bellart Howe. Sim: £390 Moss End. BRB: £495 Pilling Lane; £320 Moss End.
BULLOCK STIRKS – Fr: £355 Espford; £230 Moors Farm. AA: £565 Pilling Lane; £450 Hindley Green; £440 Moss End; £425 Espford. BRB: £520 Pilling Lane; £425 Espford.
STORE LAMBS – Mule: £48.50 Marl House. Texel: £55 Cragg Farm; £54.50 Hill Top; £50 Mill Cottage.

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