Harrison & Hetherington Ltd, Kirkby Stephen Mart held their fortnightly sale of Cast & OTM Cattle on Monday.
A small show of cows forward due to adverse winter weather conditions, with everyone making the journey being rewarded with a fantastic trade for all classes.
Topping at £1091.40 was a Limosuin cross cow from Messrs Mason, High Green Farm, Carnforth which was bought by Dovecote Park.
Topping at 163.5p/kg was a Limosuin cross cow from Messrs Dixon, Peacock Hill, Dent.
A overall sale average of 124.7p/kg was achieved and many more could easily have been sold to strong demand.
Per Head –
Limousin £1091.40 High Green Farm; £1057.85 Peacock Hill: British Blue £917.45, £854.84 Townfoot: Black & White £905.26, £838.77, £796.77 Eastfield Farm; £717.92 Townfoot.
Per Kilo –
Limousin 163.5p Peacock Hill: British Blue 155.5p, 150.5p Townfoot: Black & White 123.5p, 113.5p Eastfield Farm; 114.5p Townfoot.