Kirkby Stephen Sale of Cast & OTM Cattle

9th March 2020

Harrison & Hetherington Ltd, Kirkby Stephen Mart held their fortnightly sale of Cast & OTM Cattle on Monday when 56 were forward.

Topping the sale at £1350.55 was a 821kg Limousin cow which made 164.5p/kg from Messrs Horn, Lower Griseburn, Great Asby.

Topping at 177.5p/kg was a Limousin cross cow from Messrs Birkbeck, Castle Hill, Soulby.

Also joint topping at 177.5p/kg was another Limousin cross cow from Messrs Robinson, Prospect Farm, Waitby.

Dairy cows topped £978.81 for a Holsten/Friesian from Messrs Barrow, Helm Farm, Ormside.

All classes of Cast & OTM cattle were a very strong trade with a overall sale average of 132.26p/kg (£864.09) was achieved.

Per Head

OTM Steers

British Blue £1072.94, £992.09 Townfoot: Beef Shorthorn £887.53 Scarside:

Cast  Cows

Limousin £1350.55 Lower Griseburn; £1215.70 Gillses Farm; £1171.50, £902.88 Castle Hill; £1102.28 Prospect Farm; £1098.96, £1072.23, £1042.29, £965.03 Grayrigg Hall; £1082.75, £1005.41 Gaythorne Hall; £983.49, £975.65, £901.15 Ghyll Bank; £925.47 Dry Howe: British Blue £980.40 Gillses Farm; £950.95, £930.50 Bleathgill; £925.58 Gaythorne Hall: Black & White £978.81, £821.31 Helm Farm; £960.96, £952.93, £921.52 Soulby Grange; £929.04 Kaber Fold; £923.78 Duckintree Farm; £881.79 Crossbar View Farm.

Per Kilo

OTM Steers

British Blue 169.5p, 155.5p, 153.5p Townfoot: Beef Shorthorn 135.5p Scarside:

Cast  Cows

Limousin 177.5p Prospect Farm; 177.5p Castle Hill; 164.5p Lower Griseburn; 159.5p, 156.5p, 154.5p, 141.5p Grayrigg Hall; 158.5p Gillses Farm; 152.5p, 145.5p Gaythorne Hall; 148.5p Castle Hill; 143.5p Highfield Farm; 141.5p Dry Howe: British Blue 146.5p, 143.5p, 136.5p Gaythorne Hall; 142.5p Gillses Farm; 141.5p Castle Hill; 133.5p Bleathgill: Black & White 141.5p, 128.5p, 127.5p Wharton Hall; 138.5p, 118.5p Helm Farm; 123.5p Duckintree Farm; 123.5p Crossbar View Farm; 118.5p Kaber Fold; 117.5p, 116.5p Soulby Grange.