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Lancaster Friday 10/1/14

Posted Monday, 13 January 2014, 12.52pm

NWA Lancaster sees 462 head of cattle from 113 vendors, pass through three busy rings. Store Cattle to £1340, Cast Cows to £1216 or 209.5ppk, Stirks to £500, Calves to £370.

OTM and Cast Cows

120 Cast/Feeding Cows and OTMs sold to a top of £1216 from E Dodgson, Kendal for a Limousin Heifer, who also had another Lim heifer to a top pence per kilo of 209.5ppk, with four animals achieving greater than £2/kilo. Black and White cows sold to a top of 164.5ppk from MJ Fell, Whittington, with others regularly 120-140ppk, with all black and whites averaging 104ppk.

Calves

Another good entry of calves and stirks forward, selling to a top price of £500 on two occasions for Angus bull stirks from J Pye, Hatters Farm. Simmental Stirks from S Rossall, Over Wyresdale sold to a top of £405/head who also had Simmental heifers to £370. Black and White Stirks from I Atkinson & Son, Warton sold to £182/head. Calves sold to a top of £370 for an Angus Bull from TM Townley, Knowsley Farm. British Blue bulls sold to a top of £352 again from J Pye, Hatters Farm. Less Black and White calves forward today, saw B&W bull calves sell to a top of £70 from J Bargh & Son, North Farm.

Store Cattle

A ringside of buyers competed for all classes of cattle forward, leading to a top price of £1340 from L Parsons & Son, Low Levens for a 25 month Angus Steer, with heifers selling to a top of £1270 for a 21month old British Blue from JS & KM Wilson & Son, Natland. British Blue Bullocks sold to a top of £1310 from W S Burrow & Sons, Silverdale. 84 Black and White bullocks forward sold to a top of £1120 from J & JM Walmsley, Pilling and averaged £750/head. Limousins sold to a top of £1230 for heifers again from JS & KM Wilson, Natland with bullocks at £1190 from D & N Davis, Natland. All bullocks forward averaged £884 and heifers averaged £936.

TOP PRICES:

STORE BULLOCKS – FR - £1120 Staffords Farm; £1060 Low Levens; £1040 Hill Top; £1040 Cragg Farm; £980 Downlands Farm; £890 Cock Hall Farm. ANG - £1340 Low Levens; £1180 Croft Barn; £1180 Cragg Farm; £1160 Hare Apple Tree; £1150 Windy Hill Farm; £1120 Sykes Fold Farm. SHO - £1000 Sullom Side Farm; £930 Masongill Farm; £800 Middle Grange Farm; £660 Bull Bank. CON - £800 Middle Grange Farm. WB - £1120 Birch Croft; £1080 Sullom Side Farm. LIM - £1190 Cragg Farm; £1180 Downlands Farm; £1160 Tarnwater Farm; £1140 Raw Head; £1120 Daniel Fold Farm; £1080 Jolley Fold Farm; £1080 The Bungalow; £1060 Mireside Farm. B/SWISS - £680 Throstle Nest Farm. CHAR - £1200 Old Woodhouse; £1170 Cragg Farm. HERE - £1080 Jolley Fold Farm; £840 Daniel Fold Farm; £800 56 Farmdale Road. SIM - £1240 2 Old Woodhouse; £1200 Daniel Fold Farm; £1130 Old Woodhouse. BRB - £1310 Gibraltar Farm; £1180 Hill Top; £1170 Birch Croft; £1130 Beaumont Gate. MON - £1050 Daniel Fold Farm; £900 Marsh Farm. SRW - £800 Middle Ridge Farm; £700 Wyre Farm. LH - £550 56 Farmdale Road.

STORE HEIFERS – FR- £960 Hallbeck; £810 Oxenforth. ANG - £990 11 Kimberley Avenue; £980 Hallbeck; £960 Hare Apple Tree; £960 King Bank Farm. LIM - £1230 29 Longmeadow Lane; £1100 Raw Head; £980 Hare Apple Tree. CHAR - £1050 Langthwaite Heights; £1010 Sheardley Fold; £990 West Lynn. HERE - £770 Sandholme Farm. SIM - £1080 High Hollins; £870 The Bungalow; £570 Throstle Nest Farm. BRB - £1270 29 Longmeadow Lane; £1120 Wilson House Farm; £1100 Snapewood Farm. BLO - £920 Brow Foot Farm.

BULLS – AA - £610 Cumming Carr. MO - £700 & £680 Cumming Carr.

CAST COWS – FR – 139.5 Catshaw Hall Farm; 134.5 Allcocks Farm; 134.5 Heaton Hall Farm; 131.5 Dowlands Farm; 131.5 Sandvilla; 129.5 Walkers I’th Fields; 129.5 Bannister Farm; 127.5 Batty Hill; 124.5 Chapel House; 121.5 Sweetings Farm. LIM – 174.5 Sweetings Farm; 131.5 Low Foulshaw Farm; 129.5 Mireside Farm. CH – 119.5 Lima Farm. SIM- 109.5 Lima Farm. BRB – 104.5 Mireside Farm. SHO – 121.5 High House Farm. MRI – 127.5 Sandvilla. ST- 147.5 Low Foulshaw Farm. SRW- 119.5 Holme Head.

CAST HEIFERS – FR – 181.5 Heaton Hall Farm; 179.5 Stubb Hall Farm; 169.5 Bannister Farm.

CAST/PRIME BULLS & BULLOCKS – FR – 169.5 Boon Town Farm; 159.5 Whinney Carr Farm. LIM – 134.5 The Hill. SIM – 179.5 Boon Town Farm. ST- 119.5 Low Foulshaw Farm. MO – 124.5 Whinney Carr Farm.

BULL CALF – FR- £260 Newhouse Farm; £160 Ancliffe Hall Farm; £142 Tills Farm; £140 Catshaw Hall Farm; £132 Mill Farm; £128 Westfield House Farm; £125 Hagg Farm. LIM - £235 Hatters Farm; £132 North Farm. AA - £98 Stirk Hey Farm; £90 Hillam House Farm. BRB - £400 Norbreck Farm; £255 Little Fell Farm; £172 North Farm. LH - £120 Nether Hall Farm.

BULL STIRK – FR - £225 Boon Town Farm. SIM - £450 Stonehead. MO - £435 Stonehead.

HEIFER CALF – AA - £42 Hillam House Farm. BRB - £320 Tills Farm; £215 Hatters Farm; £202 Norbreck Farm; £185 Flodder Hall.

HEIFER STIRK – SIM - £400 Stonehead.

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