Agricultural and Livestock

Kivells Delighted To Be Involved With The ‘Chaplaincy Team'

Kivells auctioneers were delighted to be involved with ‘commissioning of the chaplaincy team for the livestock market, Holsworthy’. The service took place in the parish church in the centre of the town and was conducted by The Right Reverend Dame Sarah Mullally.

Mark Bromell of Kivells said ‘We are very pleased that the good work of the chaplaincy team has now been commissioned by the church and look forward to working with them for many years to come.’

More Lots on Offer Drawing Buyers to Exeter Machinery Sale

More lots on offer drawing several more potential purchasers forward on what was a wet day at Exeter. That said the weather didn’t hamper trade with many lots meeting or exceeding client expectations. A John Deere tractor (5055E) achieved £7,400, Tim Haywood of Rackenford realised £1500 for an Ifor Williams stock trailer and a Ritchie cattle handling system down from Hampshire levelled out at £950.

10,335 Lots Sold This Week


859 Store Cattle to £1,400 for Andrew Palk

240 TB Restricted Cattle to £1,305 for Alan Hembrow

142 Dairy Cattle to £2,100 for Messrs Webber

77 Prime/OTM Cattle to £1,237 (211 p/kg) for Basil Cane

189 Suckled Calves to £895 for M&D Gillbard

233 Baby Calves to £400 for Messrs Furse

258 Pigs to £142 for David Green

New Members of The Kivells Team

Kivells auctioneers are delighted to announce the recruitment of Andrew Varney as auctioneer and fieldsman.  Andrew joins the company after over 40 years’ experience selling at livestock markets across the South West of England.  Andrew is based at the newly built Holsworthy Livestock Market and will actively be involved in Furniture, Machinery & Livestock Sales on a weekly basis.  Speaking after he was appointed Andrew said, “I am looking forward to working at Kivells and hope to continue to work with so many loyal customers who have supported me over many years.”