Harrison & Hetherington Ltd, Kirkby Stephen Mart held the sale of cast and OTM cattle.
Topping the sale at a whopping 218.5p/kg and £1953.39 was a 894kg Pure British Blue cow from Messrs Brannen, Scar Top, Temple Sowerby.
Another pure British Blue cow from this same home weighing 793kg sold to make 205.5p/kg (£1629.62)
Fresh buyers around the ringside ensured a flying trade for all classes and a unbelievable overall sale average of 160.35p/kg and £1072.62 per head was achieved.
Per Head –
British Blue £1953.39, £1629.62 Scar Top; £1095.25 Low House; £1062.08 Carpool Farm: Limousin £1257.69 Glebelands; £1123.20 Asby Hall; £1098.36 Burton Hill: Belted Galloway £803.30 Carpool Farm:
Cast Steer – Black & White £1095.57, £1085.70, £1063.63 Whygill Head:
Per Kilo –
British Blue 218.5p, 205.5p Scar Top; 178.5p Carpool Farm; 168.5p Low House: Limousin 175.5p Asby Hall; 169.5p Burton Hill; 169.5p Glebelands: Belted Galloway 138.5p Carpool Farm: Simmental 124.5p High Griseburn.
Cast Steers – Black & White 167.5p, 166.5p, 164.5p Whygill Head.