A massive week for Kivells Sheep customers saw over 4,300 Breeding sheep sell to a top call of £200 for Texel ewes for Messrs Greenslade with plenty of Stock Rams between £350 - £450 at Exeter, Hallworthy and Holsworthy
Agricultural and Livestock News
The biggest machinery sale conducted by Kivells in Cornwall this year saw a fantastic line up top at £49,500 with others at £40,000 and £34,000 on the same day.
Numbers and prices were strong at all 3 markets this week with Keith Rowell of Crockernwell topping at £1,428 with premium set at 207p/kg. Cull cows saw the very best reaching £1,339 for Messrs Smith & Son.
Big entries of sheep this week at Exeter, holsworthy & Hallworthy with the best Pedigree sheep to £630 and the best commercials to £135 for mules in from Ross & Emma Sizmur.
This weeks farm sale at Launceston saw a huge crowd in attendance pushing the best of the 3 tractors to £11,300 with the 'L' reg Case selling at £10,000. The pick of 30 lots of granite reached £600!
Over 100 Prime & OTM Cattle sold this week with a massive top call at Exeter on Monday of £1,536 on behalf of Arthur Henson of Tiverton with Douglas Horton of Kingsbridge close up at £1,444. Sell live to Thrive!
Over 300 TB restricted cattle sold this week to a top call of £1,360 for JP White & Son of Looe. The top 100 averaged £1,002.
Sheep everywhere! Top call of the week was £128 for the best of the breeding ewes from Jimmy Tucker of High Bickington. Top cull sheep to £104.50 for Messrs Keast & Partners