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Lancaster Friday 1st December 2017

Posted Friday, 01 December 2017, 10.23am

Store Cattle

The weekly sale of Store Cattle at Lancaster had a catalogued entry 317, once again, seeing well-fleshed and short-term cattle in demand and easily sold, with trade looking slightly brighter for longer term cattle as numbers start to tighten.
Topping the trade was Angus Bullocks from L Parsons & Son, Low Levens selling to a top of £1360, closely followed V & EJ Chadwick, Sowerby Lodge selling to £1300. Limousins topped at £1300 from PE & M Capstick, Whicham Hall.

Dairy Bullocks were a stronger trade this week selling to a top of £1200 for Montbeliardes from JH Woof & Son, Underhelm, with Black and Whites selling to £1110 from K & DE Woodhouse, Kitchen Ground Farm.

OTM Cattle

There was a usual busy ringside of buyers ensured that the cast cow trade was strong at Lancaster with all specification of cows selling sharper on the week.

Calves and Stirks

There was plenty of trade for all types of calves this week with the price topping at £345 for British Blue Bulls from JJ & M France, New House Farm and also from Wallbank Farms. Black and whites, of all sizes, were eagerly bid for and were in short supply.

Next Friday is the Christmas Show for Calves and Store Cattle with Prizes for the Highest Priced OTM Cattle.

Top Prices

Store Bullock:
Friesian: £1110 £970 Kitchen Ground Farm; £1100 Low Levens. Ayrshire: £900 Trapp Farm; £770 Newsham Hall Farm. Angus: £1360 Low Levens; £1300 Sowerby Lodge; £1280 New Parkside Farm. Short Horn: £1070 Moss Croft. Continental: £660 9 Stockdale Farm. Limousin: £1300 £1220 Whicham Hall; £1190 Cock Hall Farm; £1170 Station Hotel. South Devon: £1170 Adlington Hall Farm. Charolais: £1190 Far Mount Barrow Farm; £1120 Gunnerthwaite. Hereford: £1110 Foredales Farm; £1050 Bouthwaite Farm; £950 Hall Bank. Simmental: £1130 Low House Farm; £1100 Barrowfield; £890 Spout House Farm. Stabiliser: £960 Park House Farm. British Blue: £1340 Fell End Farm; £1250 Church Farm; £1140 Sowerby Lodge. Montbeliarde: £1200 Underhelm Farm; £1190 Moss House Farm; £1040 Bouthwaite Farm. Swedish Red & White: £560 Oatland Farm. Flek: £600 Throstle Nest Farm.

Store Heifer:
Friesian: £900 Butler Arms Farm; £820 Bambers Farm; £810 Pilling Hall. Angus: £1260 Greenlands Farm; £1160 Myerscough Hall; £1100 Sowerby Lodge. Limousin: £1090 Lowgill Farm; £1090 Higher Broadwood Farm; £1070 High House Farm. Charolais: £940 Corney Hill Farm; £880 Beckside Farm. Hereford: £980 Rowell Farm; £860 Corney Hill Farm; £810 Hall Bank. Simmental: £650 £600 27 Garden Terrace. British Blue: £1140 Low House Farm; £1090 Wood Nook Farm; £1060 Hawkrigg End. Swedish Red & White: £840 Bambers Farm.

Store Bull:
South Devon: £ 500 Adlington Hall Farm. Hereford: £910 Oatland Farm. British Blue: £1180 Carr House Farm.

OTM Cow:
Friesian: 157.5 Gibraltar Farm; 154.5 White Lund Farm; 139.5 Cragg Farm. Angus: 189.5 Village Farm; 127.5 Causeway; 124.5 Oatland. Shorthorn: 189.5 114.5 Oatland; 114.5 Abbots Reading Farm. Cont: 124.5 Throstle Nest Farm. Limousin: 144.5 Oatland Farm; 144.5 Overthwaite Farm; 137.5 Todgill Farm. Simmental: 139.5 131.5 Oatland Farm. British Blue: 141.5 Todgill Farm; 134.5 Capplethwaite Hall; 131.5 Oatland Farm. Jersey: 69.5 Dale Barns.

OTM Heifer:
Friesian: 149.5 Gorstlea. Angus: £131.5 Elm Bank Farm. Mont: 169.5 144.5 White Lund Farm.

Cast Bull:
Friesian: 94.5 Lower Lingart. Limousin: 199.5 Cragg End.

Heifer Calf:
Simmental: £200 £180 Sellerley Farm. British Blue: £240 £220 North Farm.

Bull Calf:
Friesian: £105 Knotts Farm; £100 Oatland Farm; £90 Tills Farm. Simmental: £265 £230 Sellerley Farm. British Blue: £345 Newhouse Farm; £345 Tills Farm; £225 North Farm.

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