Kirkby Stephen Sale of Cast & OTM Cattle

21st October 2019

Harrison & Hetherington Ltd, Kirkby Stephen Mart held their fortnightly sale of Cast & OTM Cattle on Monday when 51 were forward.

Topping the sale at £1497.65 was a 7 year old 778kg British Blue cow which also topped at 192.5p/kg from Messrs Pedley Oaktree Farm, Barbon and which was bought by Owain Llyr, Ruthin.

Also selling for £1,365.10 was another British Blue cow from G & S Holdings, Little Asby which was also bought by Owain Llyr.

A nine year old British Blue cow also sold to make £1314.73 (842kg at 156.5p/kg) from Messrs Sedgley, Low Bank House, Barbon which was bought by D Barker, Scarborough.

All classes of cast and OTM cattle were a strong trade with a wonderful overall sale average for 51 head of 119.26p/kg (£811.56) being achieved.

LEADING PRICES

Per HeadBritish Blue £1497.65, £1115.10, £893.08 Oaktree Farm; £1365.10, £945.88 Stoneygarth; £1317.73 Low Bank House; £956.18 Waterhouses: Limousin £1176.71 Low Bank House; £1097.07 Abbey Park; £1082.57, £992.21, £988.89, £986.58 The Springs; £1022.39 Stoneygarth; £1016.59 Oaktree Farm; £980.98 Bents Farm; £971.50 Abbey Park: Charolais £1068.08 Bowderdale Head: Black & White £784.06, £769.78, £764.83, £757.20, £724.36, £720.89 Hollins View Farm: Hereford £763.84 Stoneriggs:

Per Kilo British Blue 192.5p, 157.5p Oaktree Farm; 182.5p, 164.5p Stoneygarth; 156.5p Low Bank House; 152.5p Waterhouses: Limousin 171.5p, 147.5p Bents Farm; 165.5p Low Bank House; 160.5p Stoneygarth; 156.5p, 148.5p, 138.5p The Springs; 145.5p, 143.5p Abbey Park; 141.5p, 136.5p Smardale Hall; 138.5p Oaktree Farm; 134.5p Waterhouses: Hereford 108.5p Stoneriggs: Black & White 108.5p Helm Farm; 102.5p, 99.5p(2), 98.5p Hollins View Farm; 99.5p Stripes Farm: Montbeliarde 97.5p South View.