Harrison & Hetherington Ltd, Kirkby Stephen Mart held their fortnightly sale of Cast & OTM cattle on Monday, when 50 head were forward.
Topping the sale at £1417.29 was a 10 year old British Blue cross cow weighing 794kg at 178.5p/kg from Messrs Maughan, Sunnyside, Great Asby which was bought by Owain Llyr, Ruthin.
Topping at 199.5p/kg was another British Blue cross cow from Messrs Lancaster, Roseleigh, Sandford which was also bought by Owain Llyr .
All classes of cows were good to sell with a very strong overall sale average of 118.99p/kg being achieved.
Per Head – British Blue £1417.28 Sunnyside; £1268.82, £961.02 Roseleigh; £936.38 Sandwath Farm; £877.91, £863.87 Low House; £847.54 Clockeld; £839.80 Ellergill: Limousin £1301.02 Gillses Farm; £1118.98, £1091.48 Gatehouse Farm; £1004.65, £963.96 Abbey Park; £1000.98, £907.10 Dry Evers; £962.46 Ellergill; £935.15 Orchard Farm; £887.15 Greenside; £865.62 Sandwath Farm: Montbelliarde £1076.40 Knock Cross Farm: Black & White £797.09, £719.55, £708.31 Crossfell House Farm: Aberdeen Angus £718.08 Stoneygarth; £716.93 Keld Farm.
Cast Bull – Belgium Blue £1132.38 Thorney Gale.
Per Kilo – British Blue 199.5p, 140.5p Roseleigh; 178.5p Sunnyside; 137.5p Sandwath Farm; 126.5p, 121.5p Low House; 123.5p Ellergill: Limousin 183.5p Gillses; 178.5p Greenside; 158.5p Orchard Farm; 157.5p Pikestone Farm; 157.5p, 156.5p, 123.5p Gatehouse Farm; 141.5p, 138.5p Abbey Park; 124.5p Dry Evers: Montbelliarde 149.5p Knock Cross Farm: Aberdeen Angus 118.5p Keld Farm: Black & White 108.5p, 97.5p, 96.5p(2) Crossfell House Farm; 96.5p Beckstones.
Cast Bull – Belgium Blue 116.5p Thorney Gale.