A massive day on the Devon/Somerset border saw a huge crowd of nearly 1,000 registered buyers saw the best of 19 Vintage tractors hit 2,000 for Messrs Bray of Exmoor
Machinery and Equipment News
At Fowey, in South Cornwall on Saturday Kivells sold 470 round bales of haylage to a massive top call of £43 p/bale! Wheat straw (round) at Holsworthy on Wednesdasy reached £30 p/bale.
FOR SALE: Approx. 700tn Clamp Silage at Hatherleigh
Approx 500 conventional hay at Ashwater
Approx 100 Round Haylage at Torrington
The dispersal of machinery in Cornwall this week included the Polaris buggy which raced away to £6,000 with the pick of the sheep handling equipment reaching £2,950.
Ist September – Holsworthy 2,300 lots
8th September – Launceston 450 lots
15th September – Bideford 600 lots
22nd September – Saltash 400 lots
Kivells have recently completed on the sale of an impressive and diverse portfolio situated at Pollardscombe Farm, Slapton.
Kivells of Holsworthy conducted the sale of Standing Spring Corn this week on behalf of Trevor Lane of Helston in West Cornwall which sold to a neighbouring farmer at £280 p/acre.
Kivells Auctioneers Russell Steer & James Morrish have been shortlisted for the prestigious 2018 Auctioneer Of The Year award run by Farmers Guardian.
Russell can be found at Exeter Market selling Prime, Breeding and Store sheep working hard to lift the profile of sheep sales and increase throughput.
Kivells furniture team saw a huge entry at Holsworthy on Tuesday with plenty of buyers in attendance. Top call of the day was £240 given for a leather sofa with plenty of lots up and over the £100 bracket.
MACHINERY SALE TO £21,800
Kivells of Exeter saw a top call of £21,800 given for the Case 125 Tractor at Blackhawton on Saturday closely followed by the JCB Handler at £18,500. Meanwhile, Kivells of Holsworthy Dispersed Landlake Sawmills near Launceston with the best of 500 lots topping at £2,600 for the Ford Pickup truck.