Livestock SaleMonday 16th December 2019
FATSTOCK MARKET – MONDAY 16th DECEMBER
York Auction Centre had 934 head of stock forward including 191 Cattle, 598 Sheep and 145 Pigs at their weekly sale of Prime stock.
CHRISTMAS FATSTOCK SHOW AND SALE OF SHEEP
The Champion Pen of Sheep was awarded to Andrew Dobson, winning The YAC Cup, selling to Knavesmire Butchers for 362p/kg or £162
The Reserve Champion Pen of Sheep was also taken by Andrew Dobson, winning The Theakston Trophy, selling to Knavesmire Butchers, at 296p/kg, £135.
The YAC Crook for the Champion Young Producer was awarded to Jack Foster selling to Knavesmire Butchers for 259p/kg or £116
Our congratulations to all exhibitors, the stock were a credit to you all and a massive thank you to today’s judge, John Lyth
Class 8 – Best Young Producers Pen of 3 Lambs, any weight
First – Jack Foster, 259p/kg; £116
Second – Jack Foster, 278p/kg; £126
Third – Tom Farrar, 255p/kg; £125
Class 9 – Best Butcher’s Pen of 3 Lambs up to 40kg
First – R A Dobson, 255p/kg; £97
Second – J P Towse & Sons, 235p/kg; £94
Class 10 – Best Butcher’s Pen of 3 Lambs 40kg to 45kg
First – R A Dobson, 362p/kg; £162
Second - C W Foster, 259p/kg; £116
Third – R Wilson, 243p/kg; £107
Class 11 – Best Butcher’s Pen of 3 Lambs over 45kg
First – R A Dobson, 296p/kg; £135
Second – M J Lofthouse, 225p/kg; £115
Third – C W Foster, 278p/kg; £126
Class 12 – Best Butcher’s Pen of 3 or more Ewes
First – C B Jacklin & Co, £103
Second – J Fairweather, £98
Third – H Garside & Son, £82
CHRISTMAS FATSTOCK SHOW AND SALE OF PIGS
The Supreme Champion Pen of Pigs was awarded to Mark Horsley, winning The R M English Cup, selling to Taste Tradition Ltd for 290p/kg or £277.05
The Champion Pen of Bacon Pigs was also taken by Mark Horsley, winning The JSR Farms Trophy, selling to Taste Tradition Ltd, at 215p/kg, £277.90.
Our congratulations to all exhibitors, the stock were a credit to you all and a massive thank you to today’s judge, Alan Cook.
Class 13 – Best Pen of 2 Cutters
First – Mark Horsley, 290p/kg; £274.05
Second – Peter Ownsworth, 152p/kg; £145.92
Third – H Beevers & Sons, 136p/kg; £119
Class 14 – Best Pen of 2 Baconers
First – Mark Horsley, 215p/kg; £227.90
Second – Mark Horsley, 156p/kg; £180.96
Third – Mark Horsley, 167p/kg; £173.68
67 Continental X Young Bulls sold to 224p/kg from M & C M Addy and to £1720.95 also from M & C M Addy; to average 193.10p/kg.
41 Non-Continental X Young Bulls sold to 204p/kg from Banklink Ltd and to £1492.92 from D A Shirt & Sons; to average 159.72p/kg.
21 Continental X Steers sold to 229p/kg from W Robshaw & Son and to £1428.83 from D A Shirt & Sons; to average 203.45p/kg.
7 Non-Continental X Steers sold to 206p/kg from Stead Partners and to £1199.06 from H W Cowling & Son; to average 174.36p/kg.
44 Continental X Heifers sold to 242p/kg from I Mitchell and to £1477.68 from H Thompson & Son; to average 198.05p/kg.
2 Non-Continental X Heifers sold to 197p/kg from Stead Partners and to £1104.33 from Stead Partners; to average 157.50p/kg
9 OTM cattle sold to 138p/kg from J B & M Hodgson and to £1148.40 from J H Mewburn Ltd; to average 111.97p/kg.
M & C M Addy 224p/kg, 223p/kg, 218p/kg; J B Potter & Sons 217p/kg, 216p/kg; A W & A Turnbull 217p/kg; P & I Beal 215p/kg, 206p/kg; J & M Dean & Son 214p/kg; R & G Newby 208p/kg, 204p/kg; D Hardcastle & Sons 205p/kg; R A Suddaby 204p/kg; F & R M Pickering 203p/kg; Wagstaff Bros 203p/kg
Banklink Ltd 204p/kg; A Sykes 198p/kg; Dale Farms 196p/kg; A W & A Turnbull 194p/kg; D A Shirt & Sons 189p/kg; W & M Birkley & Sons 179p/kg, 177p/kg; J D Lumley 178p/kg; J B Jackson 177p/kg
W Robshaw & Son 229p/kg, 218p/kg (twice); L Dale & Son 225p/kg, 213p/kg; J M Douglas 210p/kg; F W & J M Douglas Ltd 209p/kg, 208p/kg, 206p/kg, 204p/kg, 201p/kg (twice); J E & H J Gilbertson 202p/kg; J F , J M & T Stephenson 197p/kg
Stead Partners 206p/kg; H W Cowling & Son 187p/kg, 184p/kg, 180p/kg (twice)
I Mitchell 242p/kg, 227p/kg; D C Nesom & Son 238p/kg, 212p/kg; D G Johnson 222p/kg; J E & H J Gilbertson 220p/kg; J H Mewburn Ltd 220p/kg, 214p/kg; L Dale & Son 220p/kg; R McCaie 215p/kg; J M Summerson 215p/kg; Stead Partners 213p/kg; H Crossley & Sons 210p/kg
Stead Partners 197p/kg
J B & M Hodgson 138p/kg; K G Clarke 130p/kg; W E & A Massey 122p/kg
598 sheep were sold including 436 lambs
436 lambs sold to 362p/kg from R A Dobson and to £162 also from R A Dobson; to average 201.03p/kg.
162 cull sheep sold to £110 from G J Taylor
Lambs Per Kg
R A Dobson 362p/kg, 296p/kg, 255p/kg; C W Foster 278p/kg, 259p/kg; J P Towse & Sons 267p/kg, 235p/kg; M & K Farrar 263p/kg; M J Lofthouse 259p/kg, 225p/kg; T Farrar 255p/kg; D J Grassam 250p/kg, 248p/kg, 229p/kg; J Cawkwell 246p/kg; R Wilson 243p/kg; C B Jacklin & Co 234p/kg, 222p/kg, 221p/kg; Grange Farms 232p/kg, 220p/kg; Wilton Lodge Farms 231p/kg; B & M E Craven & Son 228p/kg; Banklink Ltd 225p/kg; M J & J C White 223p/kg; M Towse 223p/kg
Lambs Per Head
R A Dobson £162, £135; C W Foster £126, £116; T Farrar £125; M & K Farrar £118, £111; Wilson & Kellett £115, £111, £107; M J Lofthouse £115; J Fairweather £113; J P Towse & Sons £112; B & M E Craven & Son £110, £107; M J & J C White £109; F Wardell & Son £108; C & L P Hockley £108; C B Jacklin & Co £107.50; R Wilson £107
119 pigs sold to 290p/kg from J T Horsley and to £274.05 also from J T Horsley.
Porkers averaged 112.96p/kg. Cutters averaged 122.12p/kg. Baconers averaged 148.47p/kg.
26 cull pigs sold to 81p/kg from R R & J M Till; to average 75.65p/kg
TO ENTER YOUR STOCK AT YORK AUCTION CENTRE LIVESTOCK MARKET CALL:
Edward Stephenson (Auctioneer) - 07801 685663
David Moxon (Auctioneer) - 07885 353925
Richard Tasker (Auctioneer) - 07801 685662
Stephen Burley (Auctioneer) - 07736 081785
YORK AUCTION CENTRE NEXT MARKET DATES
Monday 23rd December
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