Kirkby Stephen OTM & Cast Cow Sale

5th October 2020

Harrison & Hetherington Ltd, Kirkby Stephen Mart held the sale of cast and OTM cattle when 41 were forward.

Topping the sale at £1510.21 was a 823kg British Blue cow which made 183.5p/kg from Messrs Atkinson, Waitby Farm, Waitby.

Topping at 184.5p/kg was a 635kg British Blue cross cow which grossed £1171.58 from G&S Holdings, Little Asby.

Messrs Marston, Easegill Head, Wharton sold a 694kg Limousin cross cow to make 165.5p/kg £1148.57.

Dairy cows sold to £1084.13 for a 885kg Holstein/Friesian cow which made 122.5p/kg from Messrs Dent, Kaber Fold, Kaber.

Trade was still strong for all classers with an overall sale average of 125.6p/kg being achieved.

Per Head

Cast  Cows – British Blue £1510.21, £1018.71 Waitby Farm; £1171.58, £965.03 Stoneygarth; £1001.78 High Griseburn; £835.43 Highfield Farm: Limousin £1148.57, £1001.72 Easegill Head; £1032.30, £911.82, £866.30 Green Farm; £1027.09 Bridge End Farm; £1026.60, £976.25, £909.21, £899.79 Smardale Hall; £964.65 Bents Farm: Black & White £1084.13 Kaber Fold: Luing £866.25 Herdship.

Cast Steer – Black & White £979.33 Whygill Head:

Per Kilo

Cast  Cows – British Blue 184.5p, 141.5p Stroneygarth; 183.5p, 148.5p Waitby Farm; 142.5p High Griseburn: Limousin 165.5p, 158.5p Easegill Head; 163.5p Bents Farm; 148.5p Force Garth; 147.5p, 137.5p, 135.5p, 133.5p Smardale Hall; 139.5p(2), 136.5p Green Farm; 135.5p Bridge End Farm: Black & White 122.5p Kaber Fold.

Cast Steer – Black & White 153.5p, 151.5p Whygill Head.