Harrison & Hetherington Ltd, Kirkby Stephen Mart held their fortnightly sale of Cast & OTM Cattle on Monday.
Topping the trade at £1197.98 and 150.5p/kg was a Limousin cow from Messrs Hayton, Asby Grange, Great Asby.
Messrs Haytons consignment of beef bred cows averaged £1020.36 (145.57p/kg)
A very strong liveweight sale average of 115.83p/kg was achieved with all classes and weights of cows being in demand and many more could have been sold!
Per Kilo –
Limousin 150.5p, 140.5p, 138.5p Asby Grange; 129.5p Sandwath Farm: British Blue 137.5p Bridge End Farm: Aberdeen Angus 128.5p Sandwath Farm: Beef Shorthorn 112.5p, 104.5p Pikestone Farm: Dairy Shorthorn 108.5p Langford Farm.
Per Head –
Limousin £1197.98, £980.58, £879.53 Asby Grange; £947.94 Sandwath Farm: Aberdeen Angus £943.19 Sandwath Farm: British Blue £904.75 Bridge End Farm: Dairy Shorthorn £748.65 Langford Farm: Beef Shorthorn £761.63 Pikestone Farm.