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Lancaster Friday 18th August 2017

Posted Friday, 18 August 2017, 4.57pm

Store Cattle
This weeks Store Cattle sale saw another large entry of 372 which saw a continued good trade to the previous week

T he trade was topped by EW & CR Clegg & Son of Poulton Le Fylde for an Aberdeen Angus Bullock selling to £1450 closely followed by AG Stafford of Preston selling Charollais Bullocks to £1420. Native Bred Cattle saw Hereford Bullocks selling to £1300 from H Hesketh & Son of Preston.
Topping the Store Heifers today was a Aberdeen Angus from A & P Hodgkinson of Poulton Le Fydle.
Black and White Bullocks sold to £1030 from A Kirkby & Co of Pilling.

OTM Cattle
A large entry of 122 Cast Cows saw an overall market average of 129.34p/kg with all Black and White Cows selling to a market average of 114.69p/kg

The day’s trade was topped by a Limousin Cow from G Lowe of Chipping selling to 184.5p/kg and topping price per head was Nether Hall Farms of Kirkby Lonsdale selling a Limousin Cow to £1221.50.
Black and White cows sold to a top of 144.5p/kg from P & EM Mason of Kirkby Lonsdale. Plenty of Dairy Bred cows still sold in the 130-140p/kg mark.

Cast Steers sold to 199.5p/kg for a British Blue from A Kirkby & Co of Pilling. All Cast Steers foward averaged 153.656p/kg.

Calves and Stirks
The weekly sale of calves had a similar number entry to last week selling to the continued strong trade. The trade topped at £440 twice for strong British Blue heifers from Wallbank Farms of Abbeystead. Blue bulls topped at £400 from J & G Thornley of Roseacre with Hereford Bulls from the same good home selling to £380 twice and £375 and the heifers to £325. Once again better quality young beef calves selling in excess of the £300 mark. A mixed entry of Black and whites forward saw stronger calves sell in excess of £100 topping at £162 from T & CM Kelsall of Chipping with numerous passing the £100 mark.

A hand full of stirks in the auction today topped at £520 and £470 at 8 month old from RJ Smalley of Out Rawcliffe with yearling black and whites selling to £400.

Next week more beef and Black and whites required including the monthly sale of stirks at 9.45am please inform Ian of entries 07766521472.

STORE BULLOCKS – AA: £1450 Yew Tree Farm; £1360 Scotch Green Farm; £1320 Scale House Farm. CHAR: £1420 Birch Croft; £1180 Holme House; £1180 Colt Park. BRB: £1380 Scotch Green Farm; £1300 Dunningwell Farm; £1300 Hawkrigg End. LIM: £1340 Dunningwell Farm; £1240 High Green; £1230 Red Scar. HERE: £1300 Thornthon Barn Farm; £1210 Scotch Green Farm; £1200 Windy Hill Farm. SIM: £1200 Thornton Barn Farm. MON: £1140 Fanny House Farm. SHO: £1130 Cock Hall Farm. FKV: £1090 Croft Farm. FR: £1030 Gulf Farm; £1010 High Green; £940 Scale House Farm.
STORE HEIFERS – AA: £1270 Bank Field Farm; £1160 Mill Farm; £1140 New House Farm. BRB: £1240 Gibraltar Farm; £1240 Pasture House Farm; £1200 Head House. LIM: £1240 New House Farm; £1110 Croppers Farm; £1090 Red Scar. CHAR: £1100 Thornton Barn Farm. HERE: £990 High House Farm; £960 Hall Farm.
BULL – SIM: £1080 Market Street.

OTM COW – LIM: 184.5 Lickhurst Farm; 179.5 Hazelslack Tower Farm; 174.5 Nether Hall Farm. CHAR: 164.5 Braida Garth. AA: 159.5 Cragg Farm; 147.5 Abbey Manor. STAB: 157.5 Low Foulshaw. SLR: 154.5 Abbey Manor; 149.5 Lickhurst Farm. FR: 144.5 Spital Farm; 139.5 Yew Tree Farm; 139.5 Baldromma. HERE: 139.5 Abbey Manor. SRW: 139.5 Holme Head; 134.5 Baldromma Farm. SIM: 139.5 Langthwaite Height. BRB: 139.5 Brookside; 127.5 Brookside. . MON: 114.5 Lane House.
OTM HEIFER – BRB: 199.5 Hawkrigg End. FR: 174.5 Ancliffe Hall Farm; 169.5 Lawsons Farm; 149.5 Hall Farm.
CAST STEER – BRB: 199.5 Gulf Farm. FR: 174.5 Green Dragon Farm; 139.5 Greenside Farm. SRW: 139.5 Cliftons Farm.
CAST BULL – FR: 139.5 Gibsons Farm; 119.5 Sandvilla; 114.5 Baldromma. LIM: 137.5 Lickhurst Farm.

HEIFER CALF – BRB: £440 Tills Farm; £340 Brown Brook. HERE: £325 Derby Lodge Farm. LIM: £285 Deansbiggin. AA: £240 Birkland Barrow; £145 Forton Hall Farm.
BULL CALF – BRB: £400 Derby Lodge Farm; £345 Knowsley Farm; £310 Hatters Farm. HERE: £380 Derby Lodge Farm; £285 Forton Hall Farm; £280 Birkland Barrow. AA: £340 Tills Farm; £325 Nobreck Farm. FR: £162 Brown Brook; £120 Catshaw Hall Farm; £105 Knowsley Farm. SHO: £135 Hatters Farm.
BULLOCK CALF – FR: £90 Brown Brook.
HEIFER STIRK – BRB: £435 Markfield Farm.
BULLOCK STIRK – BRB: £520 Markfield Farm. FR: £400 Markfield Farm.

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