Harrison & Hetherington Ltd, Kirkby Stephen Mart held their fortnightly sale of Cast & OTM Cattle on Monday when 27 head were forward.
Topping the sale at £1160.22 (732kg/158.5p/kg) was a Limousin cow from Messrs Shuttleworth, Fell House, Barbon which was bought by D. Barker, Scarborough.
Topping at 166.5p/kg was a Limousin cross OTM Steer from Messrs Wearing, Stephens Farm, Garsdale.
All classes were good to sell from a increased ringside of buyers, with good meated cows being in particularly strong demand.
Per Head –
Limousin £1160.22, £1095.90 Fell House; £1013.94 Gilts; £1000.72, £947.05 Waitby Farm; £899.10 Stephens Farm (Steer): Blonde £1004.59 Cranberry: British Blue £971.70 Cranberry; £876.85 High Griseburn: Black & White £732.08, £710.51 Langford Farm: Belted Galloway £578.31, Scar Sykes Farm:
Per Kilo –
Limousin 166.5p Stephens Farm; 158.5p, 140.5p Fell House; 131.5p Waitby Farm; 123.5p Gilts: Blonde 165.5p Cranberry: British Blue 131.5p Cranberry; 123.5p High Griseburn: British Blue 131.5p Cranberry; 123.5p High Griseburn: Black & White 113.5p(X2) Langford Farm: Belted Galloway 108.5p, 93.5p Scar Sykes Farm: Simmental 108.5p High Griseburn: