Livestock Sale

Monday 5th September 2016



York Auction Centre had 1298 head of stock forward including 213 Cattle, 593 Sheep and 492 Pigs (including 150 deadweight) at their weekly sale of Prime stock.

49 Continental X Young Bulls sold to 229p/kg from R W Rooke & Sons and to £1722.09 from F & R M Pickering; to average 197.5p/kg

62 Non-Continental X Young Bulls sold to 203p/kg from R S & W A Howarth and to £1264.47 from F & D Roberts; to average 155.9p/kg

14 Continental X Steers sold to 230p/kg from J W & R Mothersdale and to £1484.67 from G Coward; to average 196.7p/kg

3 Non-Continental X Steers sold to 169p/kg from H W Cowling & Son and to £1105.56 from C Sweeting; to average 165.6p/kg

71 Continental X Heifers sold to 258p/kg from A Barker and to £1501.99 from P B Fox & Son; to average 215.4p/kg

14 OTM cattle sold to 178p/kg from E C Wilkin and to £1089.85 also from E C Wilkin; to average 111.8p/kg

Young Bulls
R W Rooke & Sons 229p/kg, 224p/kg, 212p/kg; A V Etherington & Sons 223p/kg, 214p/kg; J W & J Robinson 218p/kg; F & R M Pickering 214p/kg, 206p/kg; J H Tennant Ltd 213p/kg, 209p/kg; G J Taylor 211p/kg; R Sellers 210p/kg; D R & S E Rivis 209p/kg, 208p/kg; D M Shirt 209p/kg; W & M Birkley & Sons 206p/kg. 

Non Continental
R S & W A Howarth 203p/kg, 192p/kg, 190p/kg, 185p/kg, 179p/kg; F & D Roberts 187p/kg; W & M Birkley & Sons 177p/kg (twice); S Thompson 176p/kg, T W Clark & Sons 176p/kg; A R Henley & Son 175p/kg; England Bros 175p/kg.

J W & R Mothersdale 230p/kg; C W Walker & Son 217p/kg; J E & H J Gilbertson 215p/kg, 203p/kg; R & G Newby 211p/kg; G Coward 205p/kg, 200p/kg; G D Stephenson & Sons Ltd 200p/kg.

H W Cowling & Son 169p/kg, 162p/kg; C Sweeting 167p/kg.


A Barker 258p/kg, 256p/kg, 253p/kg, 246p/kg; W & L Thompson 255p/kg (twice), 250p/kg, 247p/kg; Maxwell Bros 255p/kg, 244p/kg; N Hall & Son 250p/kg, 249p/kg (twice); P B Fox & Son 250p/kg, 248p/kg; C W Walker & Son 245p/kg.

E C Wilkin 178p/kg, 127p/kg; C W Walker & Son 149p/kg; H Chapman & Son 134p/kg, 129p/kg; Alistair Jackson 120p/kg; F & D Roberts 110p/kg, 107p/kg; B A L Ackroyd 107p/kg; A & A Wake 103p/kg.

593 Sheep were sold including 467 Spring Lambs.

467 Spring Lambs sold to 235.0p/kg from M J Lofthouse and to £108 from Garrowby Estate Farms; to average 193.5p/kg.

Lambs Per Kg
M J Lofthouse 235.0p/kg, P Cass 220.6p/kg, 213.5p/kg; R A Dobson 215.9p/kg, 205.3p/kg; R A & B Robinson & Sons 214.3p/kg, 211.3p/kg, 205.9p/kg; Garrowby Estate Farms 213.2p/kg, 209.2p/kg, 207.9p/kg, 207.2p/kg, 206.1p/kg, 205.7p/kg; William Bridge Ltd 209.0p/kg; A Theakstone 208.0p/kg.

Lambs Per Head
Garrowby Estate Farms £108, £105.50, £104, £102.50, £98.50; R A & B Robinson & Sons £104, £102, £101; P Cass £104, £95.50, £95; A J & J C Beckett £101; R Dent £96.50.

125 ewes sold to £88 from R A Dobson; to average £65.15.
1 ram sold to £106 from T W Bell.

322 pigs sold to 126p/kg from R Thompson & Son and to £129.08 from J T Horsley; to average 105.3p/kg. Porkers averaged 107.6p/kg (-9.4p on last week). Cutters averaged 106.6p/kg (-13.8p on last week). Bacon pigs averaged 108.7p/kg (-14.2p/kg on last week).

17 sows sold to 60p/kg from R R & J M Till & Sons; to average 56.4p/kg.
3 boars sold to 50p/kg from M E Peacock; to average 46.3p/kg.

Deadweight Pigs
Cutters to 142p/kg and Baconers to 142p/kg.

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