Forward 830 Head of Stock comprising of 160 Cattle including 15 Calves, 141 Stores, 3 Prime Cattle, 1 Breeding Bull and 670 Sheep comprising of 4 Cade Lambs, 41 Prime New Season Lambs, 452 Prime Hoggs, 163 Ewes, 10 Tups.
ANNUAL SPRING STORE CATTLE SHOW & SALE
Today’s show was kindly judged by Jack Blackshaw & Rose Foster who did a great job of selecting the Best Steers and Best Heifers from an excellent selection of animals.
CHAMPION from E Townend, Scapegoat Hill, Huddersfield with the 1st Prize Steer
RESERVE CHAMPION from A Schofield, New Hay, Rochdale with the 1st Prize Heifer
The Best Steer was awarded to E Townend Scapegoat Hill, Huddersfield for a 10 month old British Blue attaining £1365 and sold to the Blackshaw Family, 2nd prize also awarded to E Townend Scapegoat Hill, Huddersfield for a 10 month old Limousin attaining £1135 and again sold to the Blackshaw Family, 3rd prize also awarded to E Townend Scapegoat Hill, Huddersfield for a 10 month Limousin attaining £910 and sold to D Holgate.
The Best Heifer was awarded to A Schofield, New Hey, Rochdale for a 11 month old Limousin attaining £1390 and selling to Liam Broster, 2nd prize also awarded to A Schofield, New Hey, Rochdale for a 11 month Limousin attaining £1210 and again selling to Liam Broster, 3rd prize awarded to E Townend Scapegoat Hill, Huddersfield for a 10 month Limousin attaining £835 and selling to DA Wilcox & Sons.
1 ORDINARY MARKET SHARE sold for £36500.
CALVES Limousin Bulls to £300, Limousin Heifers to £280, Aberdeen Angus Bulls to £145, Aberdeen Angus Heifers to £160, British Blue Bulls to £325, British Blue Heifers to £375.
Top price bull calf from E & N Holsey sold to WG Gill .
Top price heifer calf from JL Millin & Son sold to G Dransfield.
STORES Limousin Bulls to £1165, Limousin Steers to £1390, Limousin Heifers to £1390, Hereford Bulls to £860, Hereford Steers to £870, Hereford Heifers to £1040, Aberdeen Angus Steers to £1130, British Blue Steers to £1365, British Blue Heifers to £940, Simmental Heifers to £820, Shorthorn Steers to £720, Charolais Steers to £1245, Charolais Heifers to £970, Holstein Friesian Heifers to £255, Whitebred X Shorthorn Steer to £395..
Top price bull from A Schofield sold to E R Hyde & Sons.
Top price steer from JP Charlesworth sold to Lea Partners Ltd .
Top price heifer from A Schofield sold to Liam Broster.
PRIME CATTLE Overall Avg 2.05p/kg
Heifers 485kg+ to 2.06p/kg (Avg 2.06p/kg)
Steers 560kg+ to 2.10p/kg (Avg 2.05p/kg)
Top price from R Barr sold to Hartshead Meats (2011) Ltd.
BREEDING BULL to £1260. 41 month old Hereford from Mosley Contracting sold to PR Cooper.
PRIME NEW SEASON LAMBS Overall Average 320.84p/kg, £152.15 /head SQQ Average 368.41p/kg
39.1kg–45.5kg to 413.4p (Avg 368.41p)
39.1kg–45.5kg to £170 (Avg £152.15)
Top price lambs 413.4p/kg from Hazlehurst Brothers sold to L Wood & Sons.
Top price lambs from £170/kg from Hazlehurst Brothers sold to Haighs Farm Shop.
PRIME HOGGS Overall Average 302.73p/kg, £143.78/head SQQ Average 313.58p/kg
25.5-32kg to 277.4p (Avg 231.18p)
32.1-39kg to 348.2p (Avg 314.36p)
39.1kg–45.5kg to 374.7p (Avg 316.8p)
45.6kg-52kg to 369.6p (Avg 305.4p)
52kg+ 335.1p (Avg 281.78p)
25.5-32kg to £86 (Avg £70.25)
32.1-39kg to £133 (Avg £119.04)
39.1kg–45.5kg to £160.50 (Avg £136.06)
45.6kg-52kg to £180 (Avg £149.49)
52kg+ £187 (Avg £)157.94.
Top price hoggs 374.7p/kg from D & P Gibbs sold to Hartshead Meats(2011) Ltd.
Top price hoggs £187/head from RJ & D Warttig sold to Lea & Son.
EWES to £180 (Avg 113.78). Top price from Chris Buckley sold to L Broster.
TUPS to £130 (Avg £97.90). Top price from BM Hopkinson sold to Lancashire Direct Ltd.
CADE LAMBS to £25 (Avg £17) Top price from Sykes Farming sold to J Marshall.
Gritstone to £9.
Texel to £25.
||Forward 830 Head of Stock comprising of 160 Cattle including 15 Calves, 141 Stores, 3 Prime Cattle, 1 Breeding Bull and 670 Sheep comprising of 4 Cade Lambs, 41 Prime New Season Lambs, 452 Prime Hoggs, 163 Ewes, 10 Tups.