J36 Crooklands Livestock Auction: J36 Sale of Calves, Stirks, OTM and Store Cattle, Thursday 1st September 2022.

Calves & Stirks
The sale of 70 calves today at Junction 36 sold to a fast trade with new buyers around the ring, British Blue bulls sold to £410 from JW&TE Sharp, Lyth. Other British Blues sold to £400 from GCL Stephenson, Kirkby Lonsdale with the best Continental bred bulls at the £350-£380. Aberdeen Angus bull calves sold to a top of £390 for B&JM Crowe, Witherslack with Hereford bulls selling to £370 from MH&SJ Morris, Allithwaite.
Heifer calves saw a keen interest from buyers with British Blues selling to £300 from TW&EA Cottam, New Hutton. Black and Whites sold to a sharp trade with a top price of £220 from AK&BM Robinson & Son, Arkholme who also sold them to £200.
50 stirks were forward with well grown and strong stirks selling to a competitive trade with lesser sorts harder to place. Five month old Limousin bullocks sold to £750 from M&S Blease, Carnforth with Limousin heifers to £690 from the same home. Aberdeen Angus bullocks sold to a top of £740 from BJ&M Tomlinson, Preston. Please enter stirks with confidence for the next sale.

Store Cattle
The fortnight sale of store cattle at NWA Junction 36 saw all classes and types continue to sell to a strong and competitive trade. Steers today sold to a top price of £1350 for a Aberdeen Anugs from G Cuthbertson, New Hutton with British Blue x selling to £1325 from JBL&I Ellis, New Hutton, Hereford x steers to £1255 from S&M Cooper, Leace. Limousin x yearlings from TW Nelson & Son, Stainton achieving £1155. Dairy bred steers sold to £965 for Montbeliardes from JR Pye, Poulton Le Fylde. Heifers today sold to a top price of £1280 for an Aberdeen Angus heifer from TJ Robinson, Milnthorpe with British Blue x selling to £1195 from S&M Cooper, Lease, Parthenais x sold to £1165 from JT&A Armistead, Selside and Hereford x to £1130 from JB Jackson & Son, Allithwaite. The next sale of store cattle is Thursday 15th September to include the autumn prize show, vendors are encouraged to enter their cattle with confidence for this popular sale.

OTM Cattle
The largest entry of cull cows forward at NWA J36 sold to a fast and competitive trade with 82 cows achieving an overall market average of 167.5p/kg with two thirds of the entry being parlour type dairy cows. The top price today of 217.5p/kg was achieved by JC Walling & Son, Lyth for a Charolais x closely followed by NJ&S Wood, Windermere and J Twigge, Lindale both achieving 214.5p/kg. Heavy well fleshed beef cows regularly achieved 190p/kg-200p/kg with a keen interest of cows suitable for further finishing. Diary cows sold to a top price of 184.5p/kg for Montbeliarde from JJ&MA Parkinson, Kendal with other dairy cows to 169.5 from R&J Dodgson, Natland. Top grossing cow today was £1883 frow a Charolais x from JC Walling & Son, Lyth with dairy cows selling to £1229 from MH&AR Robinson, Old Hutton.
OTM heifers sold to 209.5p/kg and £1407 for a Charolais x from JC Walling & Son with dairy heifers to 169.5p/kg from R&A Galbraith, Crookland and £1443from JA&DE Batty & Sons, Burneside. OTM steers sold to 224.5p/kg and £1093 for a British Blue x from JW Robinson & Son, Farlton.
A single cull bull today sold to 169.5p/kg and £1849 for a Beef Shorthorn from CS Long, Grange Over Sands.

Top Prices

OTM Cow:

Charollais: 217.50 Dawson Fold, 214.50 Holmelands, 174.50 Cragg House Farm, 171.50 Lodge Farm, 167.50 Dawson Fold. British Blue: 214.50 Causeway Farm, 199.50 Fell End Farm, 194.50 Cracalt Farm, 191.50 Cooper House, 187.50 West Clint. Limousin: 211.50 High House Farm, 209.50, 207.50 Warth Sutton Farm. Anugs: 201.50 Warth Sutton Farm, 181.50 The Barn, 167.50 Lodge Farm, 164.50 The Barn, 164.50 Lodge Farm. Hereford: 194.50 Cooper House, 181.50 Holmelands, 179.50 Natland Mill Beck Farm, 177.50 Riddings, 177.50 Natland Mill Beck Farm. Montbeliarde: 184.50, 134.50 Low Sizergh Farm. Saler: 181.50 New Hall, 144.50 Fell House. Simmental: 181.50, 179.50 High Biggarsbank. Norwegian Red: 169.50, 154.50 Cracalt Farm. Friesian: 164.50 Low Sizergh Farm, 164.50 Low Stangerthwaite, 161.50 Holmescales Farm, 159.50 Hawes Farm, 149.50 Low Sizergh Farm. Shorthorn: 164.50, 154.50 Sayles Farm. Belted Galloway: 144.50 Fell House. Swedish Red: 129.50 Low Sizergh Farm.

OTM Heifer:

Charollais: 209.50 Dawson Fold. Friesian: 169.50 Carter House, 164.50 Far Audlands, 149.50 Laithwaite Farm. Fleckvieh: 164.50 Laithwaite Farm. Hereford: 149.50 Summer Hill.

Cast Steer:

British Blue: 224.50, 194.50 Green Close. Limousin: 159.50 Cragg House Farm.

Cast Bull:

Shorthorn: 169.50 Summer Hill.

Bull Calf:

British Blue: £410 Flodder Hall, £400 Deansbiggin, £375 Hagg Farm, £365, £350 Holmescales Farm. Angus: £390 Birks Farm, £330 Elm Tree Farm, £260 Birks Farm, £240 Midtown Farm, £240 Birks Farm. Hereford: £370, £310 Wraysholme Tower. Limousin: £360, £335, £300 Deansbiggin. Friesian: £220, £200 Kitchlow Farm.

Heifer Calf:

British Blue: £300 Hagg Farm, £270 Borrans Farm, £220 Flodder Hall, £210 Elm Tree Farm, £200 High Foulshaw Farm. Hereford: £270 Kitchlow Farm, £120 Wraysholme Tower. Angus: £260 Birks Farm, £140 Elm Tree Farm, £120 Holmescales Farm. Limousin: £200, £180 Deansbiggin, £160 High Foulshaw Farm.

Steer Calf:

Shorthorn: £160, £100 Stirzaker House Farm.

Bull Stirk:

Blonde: £705, £675, £645 Fairfield Farm. Stabiliser: £500 New Village. Angus: £400 New Village, £240, £125 Midtown Farm. Fleckvieh: £355 New Village. Montbeliarde: £295, £225, £150 Red Syke Lodge. Friesian: £220, £200, £150 New Village.

Heifer Stirk:

Limousin: £690, £505, £460 The Barn, £440, £420 Moss House Farm. Charollais: £610 Cragg House Farm. Angus: £530 Newton Farm, £515, £510 Warth Sutton Farm, £460 Moss House Farm. British Blue: £460 Elm Tree Farm, £450 Moss House Farm, £435 Elm Tree Farm.

Steer Stirk:

Limousin: £750, £645, £600 The Barn. Angus: £740 Grace Mire Farm, £700 High Barnes, £675 Warth Sutton Farm, £610 Grace Mire Farm, £570 Warth Sutton Farm. Charollais: £690 Cragg House Farm. Hereford: £400, £360 Salisbury Farm.

Store Bullock:

Angus: £1350 Capplerigg, £1205, £1185 Barkin House Barn, £1140 Tarnside Farm, £1090 Bellart Howe, £1090 Barkin House Barn. British Blue: £1325 Hawkrigg End, £1085 Low Stangerthwaite, £1010, £980, £900 Cockrigg Farm. Hereford: £1225, £1190 Tarnside Farm, £1180 Holmelands. Blonde: £1160, £980, £955 Mount Pleasant Farm. Limousin: £1155 Cockrigg Farm, £1150 Low Stangerthwaite.

Store Heifer:

Angus: £1280 Rowell Farm, £1145 Tarnside Farm, £1125 Rowell Farm, £1120 Bouthwaite Farm, £1115 Rowell Farm, £1070 Templand Farm. Limousin: £1200 Rowell Farm, £1000 Skiddaw View. British Blue: £1195 Tarnside Farm, £1160 Hawkrigg End, £1150 Low Stangerthwaite, £1150, £1140 Bouthwaite Farm, £1010 Cockrigg Farm. Blonde: £1150 Bouthwaite Farm. Hereford: £1130 Templand Farm, £1100, £1025 Brow Foot Farm. Simmental: £1055 High Hollins.

Store Bull:
Shorthorn: £920 Sayles Farm.

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