Kirkby Stephen OTM & Cast Cow Sale

4th May 2020

Harrison & Hetherington Ltd, Kirkby Stephen Mart held the sale of cast and OTM cattle when 40 head were forward.

Topping the sale at £1227.83 was a Limousin cross cow which sold for 160.5p/kg from Messrs Capstick, High Lane, Newbiggin on Lune which was bought by D Barker.

Topping at 177.5p/kg was a Limousin cross steer from Messrs Procter, Villa Farm, Great Musgrave also bought by d Barker.

Cows topped at 174.5p/kg for a 646kg British Blue cross cow from Messrs Marston, Easegill Head, Wharton which was bought by Owain Llyr, Ruthin.

Holstein/Friesian cows topped at £961.80 for a 840kg cow making 111.5p/kg from Messrs Chippendale, Wharton Hall, Kirkby Stephen.

A flying trade for all classes of Cast & OTM cattle was witnessed with an overall sale average of 126.72p/kg (£847.22) being achieved.

Holstein/Friesian steers sold to £935 for a 626kg selling for 149.5p/kg from Messrs Birkbeck, Castle Hill, Soulby

Per Head

Cast  Cows
Limousin £1227.83 High Lane; £1094.46 Dry Howe; £1075.14 Terrys Farm; £1036.49 Lower Griseburn; £977.82 Stoneriggs; £960.99 Peacock Hill; £924.45 Villa Farm: British Blue £1127.27 Easegill Head; £1055.25 Brown Moor Farm; £986.44 Terrys Farm; £954.98 Town Head Farm: Black & White £961.80, £873.75, £847.20, £814.99 Wharton Hall; £897.68, £837, £831.87 Stripes Farm: Simmental £815.50 High Griseburn: Dairy Shorthorn £740.90 Bonnygate Farm.


Cast Steers

Limousin £1033.28 Villa Farm: Black & White £1012.32 Townfoot; £935.87, £881.73, £879.10 Castle Hill.

Per Kilo

Cast  Cows
British Blue 174.5p Easegill Head; 157.5p, 129.5p Brown Moor Farm; 135.5p Terrys Farm; 127.5p Town Head Farm: Limousin 160.5p High Lane; 157.5p Prospect Farm; 155.5p Peacock Hill; 153.5p Dry Howe; 148.5p Terrys Farm; 139.5p Lower Griseburn; 134.5p Stoneriggs; 131.5p Villa Farm: Aberdeen Angus 132.5p Brown Moor Farm: Stabiliser 123.5p Far Close Farm: Black & White 119.5p, 117.5p, 116.5p, 114.5p Wharton Hall; 118.5p, 114.5p(2) Stripes Farm: Dairy Shorthorn 119.5p Bonnygate Farm: Simmental 116.5p High Griseburn.

Cast Steers
Limousin 177.5p, 172.5p Villa Farm: Black & White 146.5p, 135.5p Townfoot; 149.5p, 147.5p, 145.5p Castle Hill.