PRIME CATTLE - Auctioneer: Charles Hollis
Entries lower, like most markets, but again very few markets can compare with our prices. OTMs (ave p/Kg 122.08) were 23p more than Market Drayton, 15p more than Leek, 4p more than Bakewell.
OTMs as you will see had an good overall trade. Top priced Friesian 143p/Kg (£1201.20) from R C & G E Hotchkiss of Foston Mill.
Clean Cattle (ave p/Kg 189.12), Leek 177p/Kg Bakewell, 179p/Kg, Market Drayton 191p/Kg.
No specials in the bulls. A few specials in the Steers, two from R Naylor, Kirk Langley which topped the section at 246p/Kg and 240p/Kg (£1869.60 per head max).
The Heifer section topped at 235p/Kg (1278.40) and 230p/Kg (£1444.40) from an entry of two Limousin Heifers from E A Sessions, Dalbury Lees. B & K Stevenson, Quarndon had the top price per head (£1514.24) for a Limousin Heifer.
OTM 149.02p/Kg £1093.77
BULLS 204.33p/Kg £1291.36
STEERS 233.00p/Kg £1546.59
HEIFERS 219.06 p/Kg £1550.74
OTMs; top Prices per kilo were: British Blue 170 p/Kg@ 599 For S M Hough, Tamworth; Limousin 148 p/Kg@ 668 For J A & A J Coxon, Derbys; Hereford 145 p/Kg@ 641 For G Hadfield, Derbys; Holstein 143 p/Kg@ 840 For R C & G E Hotchkiss, Church Broughton; Longhorn 140 p/Kg@ 762 For Marsh Green Estates, Ashover. Top Gross Prices were: Holstien weighing 840 Kg £1201.20 For R C & G E Hotchkiss, Church Broughton; Simmental weighing 922 Kg £1152.50 For JAS Agriculture UK Ltd, Stubwood; Longhorn weighing 762 Kg £1066.80 For Marsh Green Estates, Ashover; Holstein weighing 763 Kg £1030.05 For J Woodward, Ilkeston; British Blue weighing 599 Kg £1018.30 For S M Hough, Tamworth.
Top Prices per kilo were: Simmental 212 p/Kg@ 578 For J E Martin, Ilkeston; Simmental 210 p/Kg@ 656 For Atkin Bros, Barrow on Trent; British Blue 209 p/Kg@ 458 For J E Martin, Ilkeston; British Blue 205 p/Kg@ 727 For T W & G T Fountain, Ashbourne; Simmental 204 p/Kg@ 675 For Atkin Bros, Barrow on Trent
Top Gross Prices were
British Blue weighing 727 Kg £1490.35 For T W & G T Fountain, Ashbourne; Simmental weighing 656 Kg £1377.60 For Atkin Bros, Barrow on Trent; Simmental weighing 675 Kg £1377.00 For Atkin Bros, Barrow on Trent; Simmental weighing 578 Kg £1225.36 For J E Martin, Ilkeston; Simmental weighing 641 Kg £1192.26 For A Bennett, Uttoxeter
Top Prices per kilo were: Limousin 246 p/Kg@ 727 For R Naylor, Kirk Langley; British Blue 240 p/Kg@ 779 For R Naylor, Kirk Langley; Limousin 235 p/Kg@ 658 For G M Gagie, Uttoxeter; Limousin 230 p/Kg@ 628 For E A Sessions, Derbys; Limousin 225 p/Kg@ 587 For Atkin Bros, Barrow on Trent
Top Gross Prices were: British Blue weighing 779 Kg £1869.60 For R Naylor, Kirk Langley; Limousin weighing 727 Kg £1788.42 For R Naylor, Kirk Langley; Limousin weighing 658 Kg £1546.30 For G M Gagie, Uttoxeter; Limousin weighing 726 Kg £1488.30 For B & K Stevenson, Quarndon; Limousin weighing 628 Kg £1444.40 For E A Sessions, Derbys
Top Prices per kilo were: Limousin 235 p/Kg@ 544 For E A Sessions, Dalbury Lees; Limousin 224 p/Kg@ 676 For B & K Stevenson, Quarndon; Limousin 216 p/Kg@ 539 For T Partington,Burton on Trent; Charolais 212 p/Kg@ 634 For M F Carty, Nottingham; Blonde 211 p/Kg@ 604 For A Allen, Uttoxeter
Top Gross Prices were: Limousin weighing 676 Kg £1514.24 For B & K Stevenson, Quarndon; Charolais weighing 634 Kg £1344.08 For M F Carty, Nottingham; Limousin weighing 544 Kg £1278.40 For E A Sessions, Dalbury Lees; Blonde weighing 604 Kg £1274.44 For A Allen, Uttoxeter; Blonde weighing 572 Kg £1178.32 For A Allen, Uttoxeter
CALVES – Auctioneer: Barrie Williamson
74 YOUNG CALVES
A firm trade for all types with Charolais Heifers selling to £328, Simmental Bulls to £302. Aberdeen Angus Bulls to £250 and Hereford Bulls to £235. Holstein Friesian Bulls reached £170 (av £55).
Simmental sold to £302 for Messrs N L & M P Brown, Rangemore; Limousin sold to £298 for G S & L Wheeldon Ltd, Atlow; British Blue sold to £295 for Reeves Farms Ltd, Ashbourne; Aberdeen Angus sold to £250 for G Stevenson, Woodville; Hereford sold to £235 for T W Kent, Ashbourne
Charolais sold to £328 for I P Carrington, Ashbourne; Simmental sold to £262 for N L & M P Brown, Rangemore; Belgian Blue sold to £242 for G S & L Wheeldon Ltd, Atlow; British Blue sold to £222 for PJ Yates Ltd, Derby; Limousin sold to £190 for G S & L Wheeldon Ltd, Atlow
45 REARED CALVES
Smaller entry, created a keen demand with 4-6 month old calves selling particularly well. Aberdeen Angus Heifers sold to £755, Blonde Steers to £740 and Charolais Bulls to £605.
Charolais sold to £605 for J H & H G Garratt, Aston on Trent; British White sold to £600 for Mr W Redfern, Netherseal; Hereford sold to £525 for Messrs J H & H G Garratt, Aston on Trent; British Blue sold to £525 for R & W Gidlow, Melbourne; Aberdeen Angus sold to £300 for J H & H G Garratt, Aston on trent
Aberdeen Angus sold to £755 for A S Leech, Stafford; Blonde sold to £680 for J W & A J Dakin, Derbys; Limousin sold to £660 for R S Shaw, Stanley; Hereford sold to £445 for R Hughes, Stanley; British Blue sold to £405 for R Hughes, Stanley
Blonde sold to £740 for J W & A J Dakin, Derbys; Hereford sold to £595 for D A & P R Waring, Burton on Trent; Limousin sold to £545 for D A & P R Waring, Burton on Trent; Holstein sold to £470 for Mr Wilson Redfern, Netherseal
STORE CATTLE - Auctioneer: Oliver Hiles
66 STORE CATTLE
A very good entry of cattle again this week and a super trade “The Best This Week” as one observer commented. Steers Highlights as Follows: £1190 AA 22-24 months S Wheeldon, Draycott; £1145 Blo 30 months S M Hough, Drayton Bassett; £1070 BB 16 months T Brooks, Burton on Trent; £1035 BB 20 months J W A Dickin, Mickleover; £955 AA 18-20 months N & D Woolley, Stanley Common; £945 BB 23 months K Morton & Son, Lichfield; £940 Her 20 months C H Bull & Son, Hilton; £840 Fri 24 months R Cook & Son, Trowell Moor; £795 Hol 24 months E J Mottram, Uttoxeter
Heifers sold particularly well with a couple of good consignments.
£1205 BB 30 months S M Hough, Drayton Bassett; £920 24 months C H Bull & Son, Hilton; £850 13 months W H Townsend & Son, Sudbury; £810 20-21 months J W A Dickin & Son, Mickleover
Many thanks for your custom, please keep the numbers coming. For all information on marketing stores, please speak to the auctioneer on 07801 530899.
Next Week 9 Black Limousin Heifers (20-22 months) from a Uttoxeter Farm.
SHEEP – Auctioneer: Peter Oven
318 Lambs 27 Ewes & Rams
A total entry of 345 sheep included 318 lambs. Best meated lambs in demand with more needed to fill demand. A top price of 198p/Kg for Texel lambs with overall average of 167.94p/Kg.
Leading Prices: 33.0Kg 181p/Kg J & D Barker, Abbots Bromley; 36.7Kg 179p/Kg M Bale, Sutton on the Hill; 38.3Kg 198p/Kg D Clamp, Newhall; 39.5Kg 195p/Kg D Clamp, New Hall; 43.4Kg 188p/Kg A C Langridge, Uttoxeter; 44.0Kg 193p/Kg R P Stott, Coalville; 48.8Kg 169p/Kg P Yates, Abbots Bromley
A small show of ewes and rams saw ewes to £84 Ave 68.36 Rams £105.