Harrison & Hetherington Ltd, Kirkby Stephen Mart held their fortnightly sale of Cast & OTM Cattle on Monday.
Topping the sale at £1266.90 was a Limousin cross cow from Messrs Beckwith, New Hall, Barras.
Topping at 167.5p/kg was a Limousin cross cow from Messrs Bousfield, Blades Field Farm.
Trade for all classes of cows was very strong once again with an overall average of 115.97p/kg being achieved
Many more cows could have easily been sold well here at Kirkby Stephen.
Per Head – Limousin £1266.90 New Hall; £1095.24 Sowerthwaite Farm; £1068.65 Blades Field Farm:
Black & White £945.93 Wharton Hall, £875.93, £838.14, £813.38, £797.91 Eastfield Farm: Beef Shorthorn £886.40 Ravenseat: Stabiliser £784.05 Arla Burn Farm.
Per Head – Black & White £918.03 Black Syke.
Per Kilo – Limousin 167.5p Blades Field Farm; 158.5p Sowerthwaite Farm; 154.5p New Hall: Beef Shorthorn 138.5p Ravenseat: Black & White 120.5p Wharton Hall; 114.5p(2), 113.5p, 112.5p Eastfield Farm: Stabiliser 116.5p Arla Burn Farm:
Per Kilo – Limousin 106.5p Black Syke.