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J36 Crooklands Livestock Auction: Store Cattle - Thursday 15th November

Calves

Another large entry of 86 calves were greeted with a ringside of buyers keen to secure replacement stock. Beef bulls sold to £340 for British Blue x from Whitestone Farm with others £240 to £280. Younger bulls were £170 to £230. Heifers topped at £310 for Limousin x from S Mawson & Son with other strong sorts selling between £220 and £280. Younger beef heifers were £130 to £200 dependent on type and quality.

Dairy bulls sold to £92 for nice rearing FKV from Messrs Sowerby with others £75 to £85. Black and white bull calves topped at £95, mediums were £50 to £70 with smaller and younger sorts £15 to £35.

Cast Cows/OTM Cattle

The sale topped at 159p/kg for an OTM steer from The National Trust who also sold heifers at 124p/kg. Heavy beef cows sold to 124p/kg for a Limousin x from GM Redmayne with medium meated feeding type cows generally 105p/kg to 115p/kg with leaner sorts 85p/kg to 100p/kg. Dairy cows sold to 117p/kg for FKV from WH Kitching & Sons with others generally 60p/kg to 75p/kg for leaner parlour type cows.

Top grossing today was £961 for a Limousin x from GM Redmayne.

Store Cattle

A nice entry of cattle were forward for a mid-November sale with a wide range of ages and types on offer. The strongest steers sold to £970 for 28-30 month old named sire Hereford x steers from JE Wightman who sold others at £915. Galloway x steers to £840 (20 months old) from PG & PD Airey. Yearlings sold to £930 for Limousin x steers from Barn Hey Farms Ltd with others £820 from E & S Bower. Several sucklers were forward and keenly bid for with 6 month old Simmental x to £685 from W Caley & Son.

Heifers topped the market today achieving £1000 for Limousin x from CB Farming. Stronger heifers achieved £840 for Hereford x from JE Wightman with Limousin x to £800 from ET Moorhouse. Yearling heifers achieved £670 for Limousin x from R Keith with others at £650. Suckler heifers topped at £655 for Blonde x from C R Alderson & Son with Simmental x achieving £630 from W Caley & Son. A nice pen of 6 month old Angus x heifers from RJ & J Gardner achieved £540.

Young bulls were keenly bid for with 6 month old Limousin x from RI Dixon selling at £685 (x 2), £675 (x 4).

Top Prices

Bull Calf:

British Blue - £340 Whitestone Farm, £308 Townhead Farm, £245 Sunny Bank, £210 Low Sizergh Farm, £175 Lupton Hall. Aberdeen Angus - £235, £210 Colby Laithes. Limousin - £140 Halforth Farm. Blonde - £135 Low Sizergh Farm. Friesian - £95 Moor House, £82 Far Audlands, £70 Moor House. Flekvieh - £92, 380 Townhead Farm.

Heifer Calf:

Limousin - £310, £255, £170 Moor House, £140, £100 Halforth Farm. British Blue - £290 High Roosebeck Farm, £270 Whitestone Farm, £255 High Roosebeck Farm, £240 Townhead Farm, £175 Bank View. Hereford - £285 Gowan Bank Farm. Blonde - £120 Low Sizergh Farm. Aberdeen Angus - £118 Colby Laithes.

OTM Cow:

Continental – 124.5 High Lickbarrow Farm. Limousin – 124.5 Gowan Bank Farm, 117.5, 114.5 High Borrans Farm. Flekvieh – 117.5 Broomfield. Hereford – 101.5 Tock How Farm. British Blue – 99.5 Tock How Farm, 81.5 Higher Barn Farm. Belgium Blue – 99.5 Tock How Farm. Friesian – 99.5 Spout House, 79.5 Birkland Barrow. Aberdeen Angus – 89.5 Natland Mill Beck Farm. Blonde – 89.5 Tock How Farm. Stabilizer – 89.5, 81.5, 79.5 Tock How Farm.

OTM Heifer:

Flekvieh – 87.5 Broomfield.

Cast Steer:

Continental – 159.5 High Lickbarrow Farm.

Cast Bull:

Shorthorn – 87.5 Abbots Reading Farm.

Store Bullock:

Hereford - £970 Crabtree Farm, £770 Aynsome Croft. Limousin - £930 Barn Hey, £915 Crabtree Farm, £840 Barn Hey, £820 Burney End. Other - £840 Aynsome Croft. British Blue - £755 Whitestone Farm, £735 Gracemire Farm. Aberdeen Angus - £705 Holme Farm, £700 Gracemire Farm. Simental - £685, £670 High Skelghyl.

Store Heifer:

Limousin - £1000 Higher Barn Farm, £800 Moor Farm, £730 Crabtree Farm, £730 Burney End, £670 Granby Road. Hereford - £840 Crabtree Farm, £580 Whaitber. Blonde - £655, £585 Aisgill Farm. Friesian - £635 Whitestone Farm. Aberdeen Angus - £630 Whaitber, £545 Gracemire Farm, £540 Natland Mill Beck Farm, £540, £530 Holme Farm. Simental - £630, £590 High Skelghyl. British Blue - £535 Higher Barn Farm.

Store Bull:

Limousin - £685, £675 Low Newton Farm.

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