Kirkby Stephen Store Cattle Sale

3rd April 2017

Harrison & Hetherington Ltd, Kirkby Stephen Mart held their April store cattle sale on Monday.

Topping the sale at £1345 was a Limousin cross heifer from Messrs G & S Holdings, Stoneygarth, Little Asby.

All classes of store cattle were a fantastic trade and many more could have been sold.

Good strong types of dairy bred steers received a strong demand with 35 Holstein Friesian steers forward to average £851.97 with the £900 mark being exceeded on 11 occasions for Black and White steers.

Our next sale of Store cattle is the ‘May Day’ prize show and sale on Monday 1st May and we welcome entries for then.

Leading Prices

Heifers – Limousin £1345, £1300, £1205, £1035, £985 Stoneygarth: British Blue £1055, £1035 Stoneygarth: Charolais £1035, £955, £920 Town End Farm: Montbelliarde £800 South View.

Steers – British Blue £1245 The Croft: Charolais £1135, £1070, £1055, £1000 Town End Farm: Limousin £1000 Helbeck Farm: Angus £1015, £985 Ravenseat: Black & Whites £955 (2), £835 (4), £825 (4), £815 Wharton Hall; £955 (4), £905 (4), £900, £825 Whygill Head; £875 (5), £825 Low Rutter: Montbelliarde £900 South View.