Harrison & Hetherington Ltd, Kirkby Stephen Mart held the sale of cast and OTM cattle.
Topping the sale at 213.5p/kg and £1904.42 was a 892kg 11year old Pure British Blue cow from Messrs Boocock, St Lois Farm, Stamford Bridge which was bought by Owain Llyr, Ruthin.
Messrs Smithson, Bloan Farm, Brough Sowerby sold a 11year old Limousin cow weighing 826kg making 161.5p/kg £1333.99 selling to Dovecote Park Ltd, Pontefract.
Messrs Boocock also sold a Pure British Blue Bull weighing 1093 making 169.5p/kg £1852.64 and was purchased by Owain Llyr, Ruthin
All classes of cast and OTM cattle were once again a flyer. Many more are required to fulfil buyers demand.
Per Head –
British Blue £1904.42 St Lois Farm; £1228.15, £1106.33 Stoneygarth: Limousin £1333.99 Bloan Farm; £1223.79 Abbey Park: Charollais £1280.79 Bowderdale Head: Saler £1234.25, £1222.10 Bowderdale Head: Black & White £1194.56 Bonnygate; £886.44 Barugh House; £830.50 Gill Gate: Welsh Black £1069.43 Stoneygarth: Simmental £1014.26 High Griseburn: Luing £1013.10 Ellergill: Dairy Shorthorn £934.92 Bonnygate Farm.
Cast Bull – British Blue £1852.64 St Lois Farm
Heifers – Charollais £1100.02, £1065.96 Whins Farm
Cast Steer – Black & White £992.25, £960.75 Whygill Head:
Per Kilo –
British Blue 213.5p St Lois Farm; 159.5p, 158.5p Stoneygarth: Limousin 170.5p, 169.5p Abbey Park; 161.5p Bloan Farm: Charollais 160.5p Bowderdale Head: Saler 160.5p, 154.5p, 153.5p Bowderdale Head: Luing 153.5p Ellergill: Simmental 148.5p, 146.5p High Griseburn: Welsh Black 145.5p Stoneygarth: Black & White 145.5p Bonnygate; 137.5p Gill Gate; 133.5p Barugh House: Dairy Shorthorn 144.5p Bonnygate.
Heifers – Charollais 185.5p, 164.5p Whins Farm:
Cast Bull – British Blue 169.5p St Lois Farm:
Cast Steers – Black & White 157.5p(2) Whygill Head.