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J36 Thursday 21st July

Posted Thursday, 21 July 2016, 4.57pm

Calves & Stirk

The weekly sale of calves and stirks had a bumper entry of 86 forward. A wonderful days for vendors with three British Blue bull calves selling in excess of £500. topping the days trade was Vince and Ian Chadwick of Sowerby Lodge, St Michaels, certainly worth them travelling all the way to J36. G Wilson of Low Field sold British Blue bull calves to £540 and £535 with British Blue heifers from the same home selling to £370. Young one month old beef calves regularly around the £300 mark depending on the quality with better types easily selling in excess towards the mid three hundreds. A large number of Black and White calves in the market keenly bid.

Cast Cows

There was 42 Cast Cows and Bulls forward this morning.

A nice show of Cows in today, making an overall average of 105.1p/kg. Top price was 147.5p/kg for a Limousin Cow weighing 725kg and realising £1069.37 selling to Dawn Meats.

Store Cattle

There was a smaller show of Store Cattle with only 24 forward. Top price was £1020 for 11 month old Limousin Bullocks consigned by DJ & MJ Hoggarth, Old Hall.

Top Prices

BULL CALF – BRB: £560 Sowerby Lodge; £540 Low Field Farm; £4355 Hollins Farm. LIM: £375 Broomfield; £280 Ravens Lodge; £255 Halforth Farm. CH: £320 Luneside. AA: £320 Sowerby Lodge; £250 Elm Tree Farm; £180 Wyke Farm. FR: £190 Low Field; £170 Netherbeck Barn; £165 Ravens Lodge.
HEIFER CALF – BRB: £370 Low Field Farm; £320 Sowerby Lodge; £315 Brackenfold; £255 Birks Park Farm. AA: £310 Sowerby Lodge. CHAR: £280 Sowerby Lodge. LIM: £180 Halforth Farm.
BULL STIRK – FR: £205 Ormside Lodge.

STORE BULLOCKS – LIM: £1020 Old Hall; £890 Old Croft; £740 St Annes Farm. BLO: £880 Granby Road. BRB: £800 Little Eccleston Hall. AA: £760 Capplerigg. FR: £280 School Hill.
STORE HEIFERS – LIM: £940 Old Croft; £780 St Annes Farm.
BULLS – LIM: £940 Old Hall. FR: £220 Nunfield. BRB: £460 Nunfield.

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