Over 100 Prime & OTM cattle sold this week with the very best to £1,446 for Blonde Steers in from Keith & Hilary Harvey of Bovey Tracey.
Agricultural and Livestock News
Over 400 Dairy cattle sold by the Kivells team this week saw a top call on Tuesday at Exeter at 2150gns and 7 animals over £2000 with a further 44 over £1,700.
Over 300 new season lambs sold this week topping at £96.80 for Tom Yandle. 2,301 prime hoggs topped at £95 for Will Braund. 1,031 cull sheep topped at £110.50 for John Robinson.
A huge entry of store cattle at all 3 markets saw Chris Poad of Saltash top at £1,270. 281 steers at Holsworthy averaged £829!
Top of the Prime cattle this week was
215p/kg given at Exeter for an
outstanding heifer from Stephen
Voysey of Longdown (£1,325).
A massive week for the Kivells Store
cattle sellers saw the best cattle
topping at £1,265 for a pen of 23 month
old South Devons from John Warne of
Approx. 14.60 acres grass keep available Holsworthy area
Approximately 14.60 acres in three parcels of land available on a seasonal licence basis. Available now, cutting permitted and possibility of winter sheep keep. Please contact Lisabeth Miller at Holsworthy Livestock Market 01409 259551 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more details.
Plenty of Fodder traded this week with bales as far afield as Chepstow in Wales. Top round Haylage to £38 (av £27.50), Hay to £29 (av £24), Straw to £33 p/b and clamp silage to £43p/tn. Over 500 bales on offer. James Morrish 07814 010133
A huge week in the sheep pens which saw over 1,000 breeding ewes upto £128, 479 couples to £220 and store hoggs topping at £89. 116 orpham lambs to £31.