Livestock Sale

Monday 19th December 2016


York Auction Centre had 1177 head of stock forward including 127 Cattle, 553 Sheep and 497 Pigs (including 160 deadweight) at their weekly sale of Prime stock.

36 Continental X Young Bulls sold to 218p/kg from Newstead Farm (five times) and to £1601.28 from D A Shirt & Sons; to average 199.7p/kg

43 Non-Continental X Young Bulls sold to 195p/kg from R S & W A Howarth and to £1280.43 from D A Shirt & Sons; to average 159.5p/kg

1 Continental X Steer sold to 215p/kg and £1347.06 from R & G Newby.

1 Non-Continental X Steer sold to 174p/kg and £971.60 from C E & S J Mills.

37 Continental X Heifers sold to 249p/kg from A Barker and to £1404.15 from H Crossley & Sons; to average 214.4p/kg

6 OTM cattle sold to 186p/kg from C W Walker & Son and to £1031.38 also from C W Walker & Son; to average 102.1p/kg

Young Bulls
Newstead Farm 218p/kg (five times), 207p/kg; H W Cowling & Son 213p/kg, 205p/kg, 204p/kg; J R Gowthorpe 213p/kg, 209p/kg; D Hardcastle & Sons 211p/kg, 204p/kg; D A shirt & Sons 209p/kg; F & R M Pickering 209p/kg; R Thompson & Son 205p/kg; D Hardcastle & Sons. 

R S & W A Howarth 195p/kg, 194p/kg, 190p/kg; J K Spetch 186p/kg; R A Suddaby 185p/kg; D A Shirt & Sons 185p/kg; G J Taylor 183p/kg.

R & G Newby 215p/kg.

C E & S J Mills 174p/kg.

A Barker 249p/kg, 237p/kg, 234p/kg, 228p/kg, 227p/kg; W & L Thompson 243p/kg, 237p/kg, 236p/kg; D G Johnson 242p/kg, 228p/kg; J R Hildreth 236p/kg, 233p/kg; R E Schofield 225p/kg; J E & H J Gilbertson 221p/kg; R & G Newby 219p/kg; L Dale & Son 218p/kg.

C W Walker & Son 186p/kg; Waudby Farms 120p/kg.

553 sheep were sold including 508 Spring Lambs.

508 Spring Lambs sold to 231.0p/kg from Steven Bristow and to £104.50 from R G Brader; to average 184.8p/kg.

Lambs Per Kg
Steven Bristow 231.0p/kg, 211.7p/kg; R A Dobson 225.0p/kg; P Cass 221.4p/kg, 215.4p/kg, 214.3p/kg, 205.1p/kg, 200.5p/kg; B & M E Craven & Son 210.2p/kg; G B Harrison 209.2p/kg, 208.9p/kg, 204.4p/kg; D A Lofthouse 202.0p/kg; M & J Smith 201.2p/kg.

Lambs Per Head
R G Brader £104.50, £97.50, £97; P B Fox & Son £100; R Mason £98; Wilton Lodge Farms £97; D A Lofthouse £95, £94.50; B & M E Craven & Son £95; P Cass £95; W & L Thompson £94.50; M Kendra & Sons £94; G B Harison £94, £93.50; J Darley & Sons £94; Steven Bristow £93.50.

44 ewes sold to £84; to average £64.36.
1 ram sold to £75 from J C Aconley & Sons.

320 pigs sold to 153p/kg from C R & J Piercy Ltd and to £174.23 from J T Horsley; to average 137.9p/kg. Porkers averaged 137.0p/kg (-6.8p on last week). Cutters averaged 139.7p/kg (+1.2p on last week). Bacon pigs averaged 138.7p/kg (+9.6p/kg on last week).

16 sows sold to 58p/kg from T J Cross; to average 54.7p/kg.
1 boar sold to 47p/kg from M E Peacock.

Deadweight Pigs
160 pigs, Baconers to 157p/kg.

244 Long-Legged Turkeys sold to 636.4p/kg and averaged 381.8p/kg.

56 Long-Legged Geese sold to 536.2p/kg and averaged 390.7p/kg.
27 Long-Legged Chickens sold to 437.5p/kg and averaged 364.8p/kg.

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