Kirkby Stephen OTM & Cast Cow Sale

24th August 2020

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

Topping the sale at £1405.25 and 182.6p/kg was a Hereford cross steer from Messrs Hodgson, Soulby Grange. Soulby.

Messrs Wharton, Highfield, Drybeck sold a Limousin cross cow to make 180.5p/kg.

Messrs Hill, Whitewall sold a 750kg Limousin cow to make £1241.25.

Dairy cows sold to £1081.35 for a 810kg Friesian cow which made 133.5p/kg from Messrs Hodgson, Soulby Grange, Soulby.

The trade for cast & OTM cattle was very strong once again with an overall sale average of 135p/kg (£903.01) being achieved.

Per Head

Cast  Cows
Limousin £1241.25 Whitewall Farm; £1205.83, £1023.44 Highfield; £1187.98, £902.88 High Green; £992.68 New Hall: British Blue £1085.20 New Hall; £1043.29 Bleathgill; £969.53 Whygill Head: Black & White £1081.35, £1015.92 Soulby Grange; £1077.30, £921.20 Low Rutter; £987.35 Eastfield Farm; £922.74 Barugh House:  Simmental £937.51 Whygill Head.

Cast Steer – Hereford £1405.25 Soulby Grange: Black & White £1083.88, £982.07, £974.85 Whygill Head:

Per Kilo

Cast  Cows
Limousin 180.5p, 173.5p Highfield; 165.5p Whitewall Farm; £152.5p High Green: Black & White 157.5p, 122.5p Low Rutter; 136.5p Barugh House; 133.5p, 124.5p Soulby Grange; 122.5p Eastfield Farm: British Blue 144.5p Bleathgill; 144.5p New Hall; 139.5p Whygill Head: Montbeliarde 114.5p South View: Simmental 126.5p High Griseburn.

Cast Steers – Hereford 182.5p Soulby Grange: Black & White 167.5p, 164.5p, 162.5p Whygill Head.