Livestock Sale

Monday 17th October 2016



York Auction Centre had 1022 head of stock forward including 166 Cattle, 451 Sheep and 405 Pigs (including 170 deadweight) at their weekly sale of Prime stock.

42 Continental X Young Bulls sold to 227p/kg from G & A Gaythorpe and to £1859.20 from J H Tennant Ltd; to average 192.9p/kg

65 Non-Continental X Young Bulls sold to 190p/kg from D J Moxon and D A Shirt & Sons and to £1341.66 from D A Shirt & Sons; to average 156.8p/kg

15 Continental X Steers sold to 233p/kg from J P Towse & Sons and to £1448.61 from H Crossley & Sons; to average 202.0p/kg

3 Non-Continental X Steers sold to 154p/kg from J W Pearcy and to £1040.52 also from J W Pearcy; to average 151.2p/kg

28 Continental X Heifers sold to 256p/kg from A Barker and J P Towse & Sons and to £1429.12 from J P Towse & Sons; to average 227.2p/kg

13 OTM cattle sold to 224p/kg from Edgar Bros and to £1162.20 also from Edgar Bros; to average 102.7p/kg

Young Bulls
G & A Gaythorpe 227p/kg; J W & J Robinson 219p/kg, 206p/kg; Garrowby Estate Farms 219p/kg, 212p/kg; D G Johnson 216p/kg, 214p/kg; J H Tennant Ltd 212p/kg (twice), 208p/kg; T H Kilby & Son 211p/kg, 204p/kg; J A & A E Sellers 207p/kg; G J Taylor 207p/kg; D J Moxon 207p/kg; H W Cowling & Son 205p/kg. 

D J Moxon 190p/kg; D A Shirt & Sons 190p/kg; H W Cowling & Son 189p/kg, 179p/kg; D Hardcastle & Sons 179p/kg; G & A Gaythorpe 177p/kg; D A Jones 177p/kg; M & D Nicholson 177p/kg; D Whitehead 175p/kg, 170p/kg; Agri-Tec EDC Ltd 173p/kg; D M, W & A J Cook 173p/kg (twice), 171p/kg; J Dale 170p/kg.

J P Towse & Sons 233p/kg, 204p/kg, 199p/kg (twice), 195p/kg; H Crossley & Sons 222p/kg, 211p/kg, 204p/kg; Glebe Farming 214p/kg.

J W Pearcy 154p/kg, 151p/kg, 150p/kg.


A Barker 256p/kg, 248p/kg, 247p/kg, 234p/kg; J P Towse & Sons 256p/kg, 248p/kg, 244p/kg; W & L Thompson 252p/kg, 242p/kg, 234p/kg; N Hall & Son 250p/kg, 244p/kg; Wilton Lodge Farms 242p/kg, 237p/kg, 225p/kg; J B Etherington 237p/kg.

Edgar Bros 224p/kg, J B Potter & Sons 115p/kg, 113p/kg; J F Lambert 115p/kg; B A L Ackroyd 105p/kg, F D Forth 105p/kg.

451 Sheep were sold including 324 Spring Lambs.

324 Spring Lambs sold to 215.4p/kg from P Cass and to £97.50 from R A & B Robinson & Sons; to average 166.3p/kg.

Lambs Per Kg
P Cass 215.4p/kg, 210.8p/kg, 206.1p/kg; R A Dobson 201.2p/kg, 189.4p/kg, 189.0p/kg; R A & B Robinson & Sons 193.1p/kg; C & L P Hockley 192.5p/kg; W Kay 186.9p/kg; M L Parvin 186.1p/kg.

Lambs Per Head
R A & B Robinson & Sons £97.50, £93, £88, £87.50; P Cass £93, £91.50, £87, £85; R A Dobson £89; M L Parvin £88; A J Pearcy £87.

125 ewes sold to £74 from R J Greenbank; to average £55.04.
2 rams sold to £80 from J Vickerton & Sons; to average £72.67.

218 pigs sold to 140p/kg from R Thompson & Son and to £160.60 from G Wilson; to average 119.3p/kg. Porkers averaged 119.0p/kg (+1.3p on last week). Cutters averaged 124.7p/kg (+10.1p on last week). Bacon pigs averaged 123.7p/kg (+4.7p/kg on last week).

15 sows sold to 61p/kg from G Wilson; to average 50.4p/kg.
2 boars sold to 48p/kg from G Wilson; to average 42.1p/kg.

Deadweight Pigs
170 pigs, Baconers to 147p/kg.

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