Harrison & Hetherington Ltd, Kirkby Stephen Mart held their fortnightly sale of Cast & OTM cattle on Monday.
Topping the sale at 157.5p/kg was a Limousin cow from Messrs Brogden, Helbeck Farm, Brough.
Topping per head at £1113.30 was a British Blue cross cow from Levens Farm Ltd.
An abundance of buyers were around the ringside and a smaller entry of cows forward resulted in trade being sharper then it had been of late, with an overall sale average of 111.12p/kg being achieved.
More cows could have been easily sold!
Per Kilo – Limousin 157.5p Helbeck Farm: British Blue 155.5p Gaythorne Hall: Hereford 111.5p South House: Black & Whites 98.5p (2) Black Syke
Per Head – British Blue £1113.38 Gaythorne Hall: Limousin £1088.33 Helbeck Farm: Hereford £956.67 South House.