Harrison & Hetherington Ltd, Kirkby Stephen Mart held the sale of cast and OTM cattle when 66 head were forward.
Topping the sale at £1911.80 was 871kg five year old British Blue cow which made 219.5p/kg from Messrs Jarman, Brow Top Farm, Workington which was bought by JA Jewitt, Spennymoor.
Topping at 236.5p/kg was a 776kg pure British Blue cow which grossed £1835.24 from Messrs Wainwright, Todd Hall, Fife and selling to Owain Llyr, Ruthin. Another pure BB cow from this same home weighing 731kg sold to make 222.5p/kg £1626.48 selling to JA Jewitt.
The 5 pure British Blue cows from Todd Hall sold to average 761kg 221.4p/kg £1686.98.
Kelsey Maughan, Woodfoot, Crosby Ravensworth sold a six year old 830kg British Blue cow to make 218.5p/kg £1813.50 bought by JA Jewitt, Spennymoor.
All classes were a strong trade once again with an overall sale average of 139.08p/kg being achieved.
Per Head –
British Blue £1911.80 Brow Top Farm; £1835.20, £1645.30, £1640.90, £1626.40 Todd Hall; £1813.50 Woodfoot; £1511.30 Oaktree Farm; £1503.20 Low Bank House; £923.74 Townfoot: Limousin £1398.71, £1364.10, £1214.40, £1125.60, £975.38 Grayrigg Hall; £1152.30 Townfoot; £1147.70, £1096.30 Brow Top Farm; £1055.10 Oaktree Farm; £1051.40, £928.29 Woodfoot; £968.66 Stoneriggs; £963.21 Pikestone Farm; £946.20 Oaktree Farm: Hereford £1094.60 Eastfield Farm: Aberdeen Angus £901.64 Todd Hall: Black & White £884.78 Eastfield Farm: Simmental £816.18 Mill Cottage.
Cast Bull – Limousin £1436.80 Sykeside: Stabilizer £1026.80 Enterber:
Cast Steer – British Blue £1122.50 Eastfield Farm; Norwegian Red £1067.60, £934.19 Town Foot: Black & White £1049.50 Castle Hill: Limousin £993.83 Townfoot:
Per Kilo –
British Blue 236.5p, 222.5p, 218.5p, 208.5p Todd Hall; 219.5p Brow Top Farm; 218.5p Woodfoot; 218.5p Low Bank House; 210.5p Oaktree Farm: Limousin 193.5p, 187.5p, 155.5p, 151.5p, 144.5p Grayrigg Hall; 179.5p Townfoot; 175.5p, 143.5p Brow Top Farm; 159.5p, 151.5p Woodfoot; 145.5p Pikestone Farm; 142.5p Oaktree Farm: Hereford 160.5p Eastfield Farm: Aberdeen Angus 138.5p Todd Hall: Black & White 125.5p Eastfield Farm; 113.5p Langfold Farm.
Cast Steer – British Blue 176.5p Eastfield Farm: Norwegian Red 164.4p Townfoot: Black & White 159.5p Castle Hill: Limousin 157.5p Townfoot:
Cast Bull – Limousin 137.5p Sykeside