Livestock Sale

Monday 3rd October 2016



York Auction Centre had 1076 head of stock forward including 168 Cattle, 470 Sheep and 438 Pigs (including 170 deadweight) at their weekly sale of Prime stock.

35 Continental X Young Bulls sold to 218p/kg from J H Tennant Ltd and to £1650.60 from F & R M Pickering; to average 194.5p/kg

50 Non-Continental X Young Bulls sold to 186p/kg from D A Shirt & Sons and to £1198.79 also from D A Shirt & Sons; to average 153.6p/kg

18 Continental X Steers sold to 219p/kg from D J & S A Beal and to £1488.75 from H Crossley & Sons; to average 191.0p/kg

45 Continental X Heifers sold to 256p/kg from A Barker and W & L Thompson and to £1429.02 from W & L Thompson; to average 213.8p/kg

4 Non-Continental X Heifers sold to 181p/kg from R A & J M Smith and to £891.67 also from R A & J M Smith; to average 159.6p/kg

16 OTM cattle sold to 146p/kg from W H Lockwood & Co and to £1193.10 also from W H Lockwood & Co; to average 108.8p/kg

Young Bulls
J H Tennant Ltd 218p/kg, 207p/kg, 200p/kg; D J & S A Beal 215p/kg, 208p/kg, 201p/kg; H W Cowling & Son 214p/kg; Mr Garry Moore 210p/kg; C A Potter 209p/kg (twice); D Hardcastle & Sons 201p/kg. 

D A Shirt & Sons 186p/kg, 169p/kg, 165p/kg; F & R M Pickering 182p/kg; R S & W A Howarth 180p/kg, 179p/kg, 168p/kg; J Brewster 180p/kg; Steeton Grange Farm Partnership 177p/kg; J W Wilson & Sons 169p/kg, 167p/kg; A H Grant & Sons 166p/kg; J C Aconley & Sons 166p/kg.


D J & S A Beal 219p/kg; P B Fox & Son 218p/kg; H Crossley & Sons 207p/kg, 199p/kg; F Wardell & Son 205p/kg; R W Rooke & Sons 203p/kg; M R & C F Bowes 200p/kg; G Coward 196p/kg; G D Stephenson & Sons Ltd 195p/kg, 194p/kg; W H Lockwood & Co 191p/kg.

W & L Thompson 256p/kg, 235p/kg, 234p/kg, 232p/kg; A Barker 265p/kg, 255p/kg; N Hall & Son 239p/kg, 237p/kg, 228p/kg; P B Fox & Son 236p/kg, 231p/kg, 229p/kg, 225p/kg; J F & J M Stephenson 226p/kg; A Nicholson 225p/kg; D J & S A Beal 222p/kg.

RA & J M Smith 181p/kg, 177p/kg; T H Hobson Ltd 152p/kg.

W H Lockwood & Co 146p/kg; E C Wilkin 139p/kg; R D Elliott 137p/kg; Quarryside Farms Ltd 121p/kg; A & L Jackson 121p/kg; Melrose Farms 112p/kg, 110p/kg; W & M Birkley & Sons 111p/kg; T H Hobson Ltd 107p/kg; R Inman & Sons 107p/kg.

470 Sheep were sold including 391 Spring Lambs.

391 Spring Lambs sold to 220.5p/kg from Garrowby Estate Farms and to £104 from R A Dobson; to average 171.7p/kg.

Lambs Per Kg
Garrowby Estate Farms 220.5p/kg; R A Dobson 216.7p/kg, 201.3p/kg, 189.1p/kg; K W Story 211.8p/kg; W Kay 208.3p/kg; K Story & Son 206.4p/kg; J Fairweather 194.1p/kg; R A & B Robinson & Sons 193.5p/kg, 187.5p/kg; M J & J C White 187.5p/kg.

Lambs Per Head
R A Dobson £104, £90; J Simpson £103; J Fairweather £98, £97, £94; Garrowby Estate Farms £97, £92; R A & B Robinson & Sons £93; William Bridge Ltd £91; W Kay £90.

79 ewes sold to £92 from H & C W Burkill; to average £61.81.

230 pigs sold to 128p/kg from P Ownsworth Farms and to £153.99 from J T Horsley; to average 114.1p/kg. Porkers averaged 114.6p/kg (-0.4p on last week). Cutters averaged 109.7p/kg (-6.2p on last week). Bacon pigs averaged 116.3p/kg (+6.1p/kg on last week).

38 sows sold to 64p/kg from M E Peacock; to average 58.2p/kg.

Deadweight Pigs
170 pigs, Baconers to 146p/kg.

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