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Lancaster Monday 17/09/12 primestock

Posted Monday, 17 September 2012, 4.46pm

A reduced entry of lambs were met by a ringside of buyers keen to purchase well finished lambs topping at £2/kg for best Continental lambs from D Cockett with others 186p/kg from E Hartley. Andrew Butler topped the market with Charollais x lambs at £80 per head.

Cast ewes sold to £103 for Charollais with best meaty ewes £75-£84, plainer hill ewes £28-45.

A larger show of bulls averaged £1125/head (192p/kg) with best sorts regularly over £2/kg and topping at 212.5p/kg for a Limousin x from Mrs JA Airey, Old Croft. Twelve bulls sold for over £2/kg. Charolais x bulls sold to £1362 from S & BM Lawrenson, Northwoods. 

Keep the cattle coming on a Monday.


PRIME LAMBS - Suffolk: £71 Lentworth Farm; £70 Whittington Farm; £68 Low Kit Brow; £64 Station Hotel. Cont: £63 Hall Croft Barn. Mule: £63 Oak Head; £62 Highfield Farm, Isle of Skye Farm; £61 Thornbush. Horned: £55.50 Oak Head. Char: £80 Parks Farm Barn; £65 Gaskell House; £63 Oak Head; £57 Station Hotel. Chev: £63 The Courtyard; £50.50 Marshaw Farm. Texel: £78 Hazel Brae; £77 Parks Farm Barn; £75 Lentworth Farm; £72 Wilson Wood; £71.50 Station Hotel; £71 Cinderbarrow; Brown Brook, Topthorn; £70 Orchard House. Jacob: £58.50 Stockabank.
CAST SHEEP – Suff: £75 Hall Croft Barn. Masham: £68 Cobble Hey Farm. Mule: £70 Knowsley Farm; £66 Far Orrest; £63 Heights Farm, Hall Croft; £62 Far Orrest; £61 Broseley Hall, Friars Moss. Horned: £40 Cobble Hey. Char: £103 Low Foulshaw. Texel: £104 (ram) Burrow Heights; £70 Tenters Farm; £78 Cautley Farm; £67 Far Orrest; £65 Heights Farm. Jacob: £42 Station Court.
PRIME BULLS – Lim: 212.5p/kg Old Croft; 209.5p/kg High House, Far Orrest; 207.5p/kg Calcalds; 206.5p/kg Bensons Farm. Char: 202.5p/kg Larbreck Hill. Sim: 199.5p/kg Larbreck Hill; 177.5p/kg Bensons Farm. Stabiliser: 191.5p/kg Low Foulshaw. BRB: 203.5p/kg Larbreck Hill; 179.5p/kg Bensons Farm. Mont: 199.5p/kg Lane House.

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