Harrison & Hetherington Ltd, Kirkby Stephen Mart held their fortnightly sale of Cast & OTM cattle on Monday, where 32 were forward.
Topping the sale at 208.5p/kg was a Limousin cross cow from Messrs Atkinson, Green Farm, Colby which was bought by Mr D Barker.
All classes of cast cows were much dearer; with a fantastic overall sale average of 140.86p/kg being achieved with a full ringside of buyers around the ring.
Per head – Limousin £1301.04, £1032.06 Green Farm; £1242.85 Prospect Farm; £1166.25, £1086.26, £958.85 New Hall; £1137.44 Rigg Farm; £1109.76 Castle Hill; £910.47 Thwaite Head: British Blue £1415.51 Abbey Park; £1282.05, £1012.77 Castle Hill; £1197.15 Gaythorne Hall: Angus £1205.58 Whingill: Black & Whites £1151.84 Blades Field Farm; £1060.13 Townfoot: Blonde £1048.55 New Hall.
Per Head – Black & Whites £1133.41 Townfoot.
Per Kilo – Limousin 208.5p, 154.5p, 149.5p Green Farm; 170.5p Thwaite Head; 167.5p Prospect Farm; 155.5p, 151.5p, 145.5p New Hall; 153.5p Rigg Farm; 144.5p Castle Hill: British Blue 178.5p Abbey Park; 172.5p Gaythorne Hall; 166.5p, 139.5p Castle Hill; : Blonde 156.5p New Hall: Black & Whites 156.5p, 120.5p Blades Field Farm; 128.5p Townfoot; 123.5p Claylands Farm: Angus 141.5p Whingill.
Per Kilo – Black & Whites 164.5p Townfoot.