Livestock SaleMonday 24th July 2017
FATSTOCK MARKET – MONDAY 24 JULY
York Auction Centre had 1113 head of stock forward including 180 Cattle, 664 Sheep and 269 Pigs (including 60 deadweight) at their weekly sale of Prime stock.
65 Continental X Young Bulls sold to 232p/kg from Garrowby Estate Farms and to £1623.73 from J H Tennant Ltd; to average 201.6p/kg
50 Non-Continental X Young Bulls sold to 218p/kg from R E Schofield and to £1403.46 also from F Brewster; to average 165.4p/kg
3 Continental X Steers sold to 230p/kg from J H Mewburn Ltd and to £1390.77 also from J H Mewburn Ltd; to average 224.2p/kg
53 Continental X Heifers sold to 262p/kg from W & L Thompson and to £1533.35 from J W & J Robinson; to average 221.2p/kg
9 OTM cattle sold to 179p/kg from C W Foster and to £1443.75 from D J & S A Beal; to average 122.4p/kg
Garrowby Estate Farms 232p/kg, 226p/kg, 222p/kg; H Thompson & Son 229p/kg, 215p/kg; J H Mewburn Ltd 225p/kg (twice), 224p/kg, 220p/kg; H W Cowling & Son 220p/kg; A Sykes 219p/kg, 216p/kg; R E Schofield218p/kg; G & A Gaythorpe 216p/kg; D R & S E Rivis 215p/kg; R S Smith 215p/kg.
R E Schofield 218p/kg; D Hardcastle & Sons 204p/kg; J F & J M Stephenson 187p/kg; D A Shirt & Sons 185p/kg.
J H Mewburn Ltd 230p/kg, 226p/kg; H Crossley & Sons 218p/kg.
W & L Thompson 262p/kg, 261p/kg, 257p/kg, 245p/kg; N Hall & Son 247p/kg, 246p/kg, 241p/kg; Maxwell Bros 246p/kg; P D & S E Johnson 245p/kg; D H Sparrow & Son 245p/kg, 241p/kg, 239p/kg; J H Mewburn Ltd 242p/kg; J W & J Robinson 241p/kg; R E Schofield 239p/kg.
C W Foster 179p/kg; D J & S A Beal 138p/kg, 129p/kg; R F & J F Heath 136p/kg, 124p/kg; Wilton Lodge Farms 130p/kg.
664 sheep were sold including 634 spring lambs.
634 Spring Lambs sold to 245.0p/kg from G J Taylor and to £115.50 from C & A Jordan; to average 207.4p/kg
Lambs Per Kg
G J Taylor 245.0p/kg, 242.9p/kg, 235.6p/kg; R C Reed & Sons 241.7p/kg, 241.3p/kg, 237.2p/kg, 235.4p/kg; C & L P Hockley 237.5p/kg, 227.5p/kg; R A Dobson 236.4p/kg, 234.1p/kg; Garrowby Estate Farms 235.7p/kg; Ellerington Partners 231.8p/kg, 230.2p/kg; D J M Gay 231.1p/kg.
Lambs Per Head
C & A Jordan £115.50; R C Reed & Sons £113.50, £113, £111.50, £111, £109, £100; C & L P Hockley £108, £106, £104.50; G J Taylor £106, £102; R A Dobson £104; R Dent £103.50; Ellerington Partners £102.
27 ewes sold to £90 from R A Dobson; to average £47.48.
3 Rams sold to £88 from K G Clarke; to average £85.33.
198 pigs sold to 158p/kg from J T Horsley and to £192.85 from E Peirson; to average 135.0p/kg. Porkers averaged 139.9p/kg. Cutters averaged 134.9p/kg. Bacon pigs averaged 133.6p/kg.
10 sows sold to 61p/kg from D Angus (twice); to average 58.2p/kg.
1 boar sold to 57p/kg from D L Otterburn & Son.
60 pigs, Baconers to 168p/kg.
York Auction Centre would like to congratulate Harry & Charles Taylor, Hempholme, on their outstanding achievements in both the live and carcase classes at Driffield Show. Their fantastic results include four 1st places, two 2nd places and one 3rd place in the live sheep classes as well as the supreme champion carcase. The day was topped off with the brothers being awarded the trophy for the most points gained overall in live and carcase competitions.