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Livestock Sale

Monday 25th April 2022


York Auction Centre had 864  head of stock forward including 253 Cattle, 524 Sheep and 87 pigs at their weekly sale of Prime stock.


A tremendous trade today, 253 cattle forward with bulls averaging 249.5p/kg right the way through including black & whites. Top price per kg was for a Limousin bull from Dylan Townend purchased by Peter Pearson for 340p/kg, his other bull made 338p/kg and was the top grossing bull weighing 766kg and making £2592. He was hard pushed by Ellie Simpson who had a Limousin bull at 790kg making £2571. Overall we had 14 bulls over £2,000.


Clean averaged an enormous 285p/kg, top price for a heifer was 321p/kg twice from John & Jane Lancaster and John & Brad Thompson. Top price for steers was also twice at 320p/kg from John Medd and Mark Robshaw. Top grossing heifer was for a Charolais X from Pip dale weighing 686kg totalling £2123. The top grossing steer was from John Medd weighing 708kg, coming to £2262, he also had the second highest at £2197.




77 Continental Young Bulls sold to 340p/kg from D S Townend and to £2592.90 also from D S Townend; to average 270.92p/kg.


9 Native Breed Young Bulls sold to 264p/kg from Messers Skelton and to £1585.93 from J H Illingworth; to average 243.50p/kg.


47 Black and White Young Bulls sold to 252p/kg from G J Taylor and to £1271.88 from J A Gibson & Sons; to average 217.48p/kg.


41 Continental X Steers sold to 320p/kg from W Robshaw & Son and M D Medd and to £2262.06 from M D Medd; to average 283.26p/kg.


61 Continental X Heifers sold to 321p/kg from W & L Thompson and G Lancaster & Sons and to £2123.17 from L Dale & Son; to average 286.57p/kg.

15 OTMs sold to 233p/kg from J A Ellerington and to £1915.55 from P R Walker & Son; to average 205.13p/kg.


Young Bulls

D S Townend 340p/kg, 339p/kg, 319p/kg; R H Mason 337p/kg, 333p/kg; K Rennison 332p/kg, 300p/kg; P R Walker & Son 329p/kg; G & E Simpson 326p/kg; J B Potter & Sons 317p/kg, 300p/kg; J R Johnson & Son 313p/kg, 312p/kg, 305p/kg, 297p/kg, 277p/kg ; Messers Skelton 300p/kg; J H Illingworth & Son 296p/kg, 292p/kg; J H Tennant Ltd 289p/kg, 277p/kg; A & E Hughes 286p/kg, 275p/kg; Quarryside Farms 282p/kg, 267p/kg, 265p/kg; J Brewster 275p/kg; G J Taylor 274p/kg; D Hardcastle & Sons 268p/kg; M Davison 268p/kg; J A Gibson & Sons 268p/kg; F & R M Pickering 267p/kg; I & J L Smith 264p/kg, 263p/kg; Wagstaff Bros 263p/kg; G Baxter & Sons 262p/kg; Dale Farms 264p/kg



Native Breeds

Messers Skelton 264p/kg; I & J L Smith255p/kg; N P Turnbull 251p/kg, 237p/kg, 216p/kg; J B Jackson 249p/kg; J H Illingworth & Son 246p/kg; Robin Warkup  Ltd 240p/kg, 238p/kg


Black & Whites
G J Taylor 252p/kg, 234p/kg; D A Shirt & Sons 245p/kg, 238p/kg; F E Brown & Sons 242p/kg, 241p/kg, 235p/kg, 220p/kg, 214p/kg; J A Gibson & Sons 240p/kg; M & D Nicholson 236p/kg, 219p/kg; M Davison 236p/kg, 215p/kg; J B Jackson 233p/kg, 211p/kg; J D Lumley 230p/kg, 227p/kg, 209p/kg; P D & S E Johnson 228p/kg, 225p/kg; Robin Warkup Ltd 228p/kg, 206p/kg; R Brownbridge & C Kirkby 226p/kg, 224p/kg, 219p/kg, 218p/kg, 214p/kg, 209p/kg; A P & R A Dunn 224p/kg, 213p/kg; D A Shirt & Sons 223p/kg, 219p/kg; H Nichols & Son 217p/kg; C J Tindall 215p/kg, 207p/kg; H W Cowling & Son 212p/kg, 206p/kg



M D Medd 320p/kg, 310p/kg, 309p/kg, 305p/kg; W Robshaw & Son 320p/kg, 305p/kg, 301p/kg; W & L Thompson 315p/kg; J H Mewburn Ltd 314p/kg, 288p/kg, 274p/kg, 256p/kg; M & C L R Dale 313p/kg; G Lancaster & Sons 312p/kg, 299p/kg; H Crossley & Sons 312p/kg; P B Fox & Son 311p/kg, 309p/kg, 288p/kg, 287p/kg, 278p/kg; A E Guymer & Sons 294p/kg, 279p/kg; R H Dove Farms 287p/kg, 278p/kg, 275p/kg, 269p/kg; D Pearson 283p/kg, 269p/kg, 240p/kg; D J & H B Walshaw 271p/kg; D W Brook & Son Ltd 270p/kg; W E & A A Massey 269p/kg, 267p/kg, 247p/kg; Waudby Farms 260p/kg, 248p/kg; D R & S E Rivis 258p/kg, 255p/kg; J H Kennington 254p/kg





G Lancaster & Sons 321p/kg, 293p/kg; W & L Thompson 321p/kg, 310p/kg, 307p/kg, 304p/kg; H Crossley & Sons 319p/kg, 310p/kg, 309p/kg, 284p/kg; J Cawkwell 317p/kg; Garrowby Estate Farms 315p/kg; L Dale & Son 314p/kg, 310p/kg, 298p/kg, 295p/kg, 294p/kg, 293p/kg, 291p/kg; P B Fox & Son 310p/kg, 307p/kg, 304p/kg, 299p/kg, 296p/kg; J H Tennant Ltd 309p/kg, 305p/kg, 295p/kg; W J Massey 299p/kg; C A Potter 296p/kg; R Mccaie 293p/kg, 280p/kg; M & C L R Dale 290p/kg, 285p/kg; J W & J Robinson 289p/kg, 287p/kg; D J & H B Walshaw 288p/kg; D R & S E Rivis 287p/kg, 285p/kg; D W Brook & Son 283p/kg




J A Ellerington 233p/kg, 223p/kg; P R Walker & Son 228p/kg; H & V A Thompson 226p/kg, 220p/kg, 193p/kg; A V Etherington & Son 219p/kg; L Dale & Son 216p/kg; D J & S Beal 210p/kg; S Tate 191p/kg; N T & J Barrett 190p/kg; I Mitchell 190p/kg; B & S V Walker 178p/kg, 177p/kg, 175p/kg



400 Hoggs sold to 325p/kg from G H West & Sons and to £156 from Green Farm; to average 254.74p/kg.


10 Lambs sold to 346p/kg from G Benson & Son and to £151 also from G Benson & Sons; to average 256.50p/kg.


114 cull sheep sold to £190 from R A Dobson.


Hoggs Per Kg

G H West & Sons 325p/kg, 291p/kg, 290p/kg; M Wills 319p/kg, 296p/kg, 284p/kg, 268p/kg; Green Farm 304p/kg, 302p/kg, 297p/kg, 293p/kg, 262p/kg; G W &  N Lister 300p/kg; W J Howdle Farming 299p/kg; R A Dobson 292p/kg, 283p/kg; A P & R A Dunn 290p/kg; W & M Birkley & Sons 287p/kg; D F Swinglehurst 286p/kg, 280p/kg, 267p/kg, 263p/kg, 262p/kg; R H Dove Farms 285p/kg, 264p/kg, 263p/kg; T S Watson 284p/kg; Steeton Grange 284p/kg, 267p/kg, 262p/kg; W E Garbutt & Sons 275p/kg, 267p/kg, 264p/kg


Lambs Per Kg

G Benson & Son 346p/kg, 339p/kg, 336p/kg, 332p/kg, 327p/kg


Cull sheep Per head

R A Dobson £190, £160, £148, £145; Green Farm £185, £170, £165, £152; W J Howdle Farming £175; G Benson & Son £154; H Nichols & Son £150; W E Garbutt & Sons £150; W & M Birkley & Sons £150; Riseborough Farming £150; A P & R A Dunn £147; D C Nesom & Son £145; D M & J Johnson £144; D F Swinglehurst £142, £140




64 pigs sold to 156p/kg from J T Horsley and to £177.84 also from J T Horsley.


Gilts sold to 156p/kg from J T Horsley; to average 136.25p/kg


Baconers averaged 113.46p/kg; Cutters averaged 127.58p/kg


23 cull pigs sold to 55p/kg from J T Horsley.




Edward Stephenson (Auctioneer) - 07801 685663

James Kilner (Fieldsman) – 07984 400902


Richard Tasker (Auctioneer) - 07801 685662
Rod Cordingley (Auctioneer) – 07801 685660


Stephen Burley (Auctioneer) - 07736 081785

James Kilner (Fieldsman) – 07984 400902


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