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Livestock Sale

Monday 23rd May 2022


York Auction Centre had 542 head of stock forward including 220 Cattle, 268 Sheep and 54 pigs at their weekly sale of Prime stock.


A lighter show this week with numbers back to a more normal level, more demand and a better trade for all types.


Heifers averaged 260p/kg topping at 305p/kg 3 times from 3 different vendors – G & A Gaythorpe, Stockeld Park, J & R Morley, Thirltleby and R H Mason, Wold Newton. Steers averaged under 250p/kg with the top price being 294p/kg for a BRB steer grossing £1901.


Bull topped at 274p/kg for a Limousin from Wilson & Kellett, Ryton.


Cows are still the best trade reaching the dizzy heights of 238p/kg for a Limousin from Edgar Bros, Wigginton.



71 Continental Young Bulls sold to 274p/kg from Wilson & Kellett and to £2068.04 from F & R M Pickering; to average 238.12p/kg.


7 Native Breed Young Bulls sold to 215p/kg from D Hardcastle & Sons and to £1366.29 from J Brewster; to average 202.36p/kg.


39 Black and White Young Bulls sold to 214p/kg from R Brownbridge & C Kirkby and M & D Nicholson and to £1644.10 from A Shipley & Sons; to average 189.22p/kg.


29 Continental X Steers sold to 294p/kg from W Robshaw & Son and to £1901.88 also from W Robshaw & Son; to average 251.98p/kg.


2 Non-Continental X Steers sold to 231p/kg from Golden Hill Farms and to £1313.85 also from Golden Hill Farms; to average 217p/kg.


57 Continental X Heifers sold to 305p/kg from G & A Gaythorpe, J & R Morley Ltd and R H Masson and to £1860.30 from R H Mason; to average 261.04p/kg.


2 Non-Continental X Heifers sold to 219p/kg from N P Turnbull and to £1175.53 also from N P Turnbull; to average 204p/kg.

13 OTMs sold to 238p/kg from Edgar Bros and to £1730.43 from Maxwell Bros; to average 182.47p/kg.


Young Bulls

Wilson & Kellett 274p/kg, 260p/kg, 255p/kg; R H Mason 268p/kg; F & R M Pickering 267p/kg; A W & A Turnbull 266p/kg, 259p/kg, 258p/kg; J H Illingworth & Son 264p/kg, 256p/kg, 239p/kg; R B & R H Thornhill 263p/kg, 259p/kg; H W Cowling & Son 261p/kg, 260p/kg, 241p/kg; A N & P Ogle 258p/kg; A R Henley & Son 257p/kg, 243p/kg; J R Johnson & Son 254p/kg, 246p/kg, 242p/kg, 238p/kg; D R & S E Rivis 253p/kg, 250p/kg, 237p/kg; P D & S E Johnson 253p/kg, 240p/kg; I Mitchell 252p/kg, 242p/kg, 236p/kg; J A & A E Sellers 249p/kg, 237p/kg; J W & J Robinson 246p/kg; Messers Skelton 245p/kg; Wagstaff Bros 237p/kg, 236p/kg; J M Summerson 237p/kg



Native Breeds

D hardcastle & Sons 215p/kg; Banklink Ltd 212p/kg, 210p/kg; J Brewster 212p/kg; N P Turnbull 211p/kg; M & D Nicholson 210p/kg; A & A Wake 150p/kg


Black & Whites
R Brownbridge & C Kirkby 214p/kg, 204p/kg, 202p/kg, 200p/kg; M & D Nicholson 214p/kg, 201p/kg; G J Taylor 208p/kg, 189p/kg, 187p/kg; J Brewster 204p/kg; D A Jones 203p/kg, 185p/kg, 162p/kg; A P & R A Dunn 202p/kg, 191p/kg; J M Summerson 202p/kg, 190p/kg; A Shipley & Sons 201p/kg; H Nichols & Sons 194p/kg, 184p/kg; D A Shirt & Sons 194p/kg, 188p/kg; N P Turnbull 194p/kg; J Marshall 194p/kg, 182p/kg; M Davison 193p/kg, 192p/kg, 174p/kg; G W M Singleton & sons 188p/kg, 178p/kg, 165p/kg, 150p/kg; J B Jackson 188p/kg, 182p/kg, 180p/kg, 175p/kg; P D & S E Johnson 174p/kg



W Robshaw & Son 294p/kg, 291p/kg, 286p/kg; G Lancaster & sons 286p/kg, 277p/kg; W & L Thompson 293p/kg; Dale Farms 283p/kg; K Deighton & Sons 278p/kg, 242p/kg, 239p/kg; G Baxter & Sons 275p/kg, 266p/kg, 252p/kg, 245p/kg; Golden Hill Farms 274p/kg, 268p/kg, 244p/kg; A N & P Ogle 260p/kg, 250p/kg; R H Dove Farms 239p/kg, 225p/kg, 221p/kg, 213p/kg, 208p/kg; J H Kennington 226p/kg, 209p/kg; J W & J H Galtrey & Sons 212p/kg, 206p/kg  



Golden Hill Farms 231p/kg; D A Jones 204p/kg  




G & A Gaythorpe 305p/kg, 287p/kg, 284p/kg; J & R Morley Ltd 305p/kg, 295p/kg, 294p/kg, 281p/kg; R H Mason 305p/kg, 297p/kg, 294p/kg, 293p/kg; Messers Skelton 299p/kg, 265p/kg; Dale Farms 292p/kg, 272p/kg, 262p/kg; J H Illingworth & Son 289p/kg, 287p/kg, 274p/kg; H Crossley & Sons 288p/kg, 275p/kg, 266p/kg; F D Forth 285p/kg, 276p/kg; Maxwell Bros 280p/kg, 276p/kg; A P & R A Dunn 276p/kg; G Lancaster & Sons 274p/kg, 261p/kg; J E & H J Gilbertson 271p/kg, 254p/kg; J R Johnson & Son 270p/kg; G J Taylor 269p/kg; J B & M Hodgson 263p/kg; F & A Town 256p/kg; J M Summerson 252p/kg, 247p/kg; J W & J Robinson 2449p/kg, 244p/kg



N P Turnbull 219p/kg, 190p/kg




Edgar Bros 238p/kg, 231p/kg; J R Jon & Son 236p/kg; Maxwell Bros 230p/kg; E C Wilkin 193p/kg, 177p/kg, 176p/kg; W H Lockwood & Co 182p/kg, 162p/kg, 139p/kg; A & A Wake 144p/kg, 130p/kg



174 Hoggs sold to 308p/kg from W & M Birkley & Sons and to £51 also from W & M Birkley & Sons; to average 254.13p/kg.


73 Lambs sold to 352p/kg from J B Potter & Sons and to £157 also from J B Potter & Sons; to average 308.69p/kg.


21 cull sheep sold to £154 from J Simpson.


Hoggs Per Kg

W & M Birkley & Sons 308p/kg, 300p/kg, 293p/kg, 245p/kg, 236p/kg; Green Farm 293p/kg, 277p/kg, 276p/kg, 273p/kg, 258p/kg, 238p/kg, 227p/kg, 221p/kg; M L Parvin 284p/kg, 225p/kg; W J Howdle Farming 283p/kg, 282p/kg, 265p/kg, 263p/kg, 250p/kg; Riseborough Farming 272p/kg, 271p/kg, 270p/kg, 247p/kg; A P & R A Dunn 266p/kg, 224p/kg; M Wills 258p/kg, 255p/kg, 248p/kg; L Burgess 244p/kg


Lambs Per Kg

J B Potter & Sons 352p/kg, 340p/kg, 3345p/kg, 330p/kg, 329p/kg, 328p/kg, 327p/kg, 320p/kg, 306p/kg; G Benson & Son 336p/kg, 320p/kg, 309p/kg, 304p/kg, 299p/kg; J H Smedley & Sons 327p/kg, 302p/kg, 287p/kg, 279p/kg; G W Conner & Sons 309p/kg, 306p/kg; T King & son 290p/kg, 251p/kg; E S Thorpe 286p/kg, 274p/kg


Cull sheep Per head

J Simpson £154, £150; T king & Son £140; G W Conner & Sons £140, £119, £100; G Benson & Son £135, £118; K G Clarke £128; G R Dobson £115; Riseborough Farming £100




42 pigs sold to 157p/kg from J T Horsley and to £176.04 also from J T Horsley.


Gilts sold to 157p/kg from J T Horsley; to average 139.82p/kg


Baconers averaged 144.48p/kg


12 cull pigs sold to 44p/kg from D Angus and G Wilson.




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