Full pens in all 3 of our markets this week with the best of the store lambs topping at £80 for Messrs Tribe with the start of the ewe & lambs to £171.
Agricultural and Livestock News
This weeks highlight was the 2018 Annual Dairy Evening at Holsworthy that saw a top call of £2,500 for lot 42 'Mabec MVP Rapture' on behalf of GG & JM Jenkin & Son
A busy week in the fodder sales with Organic clamp silage to £83p/tn with the best stack of round bale silage to £47 per bale.
Another successful week for Kivells customers in this section with a top call of £1,180 for South Devon steers on behalf of Messrs Richardson.
Over 100 Prime & OTM Cattle forward this with Messrs McCowan of Torrington topping at £1370 in Holsworthy on Wednesday with premium on the day at 205p/kg for Adrian Bowden.
A huge entry of Store Cattle and Suckled Calves at our North Cornwall auction site this week with a further 606 at Exeter and 322 Beef animals at Holsworthy.
A massive crowd of over 350 perspective buyers travelled to Exeter on Tuesday from as far a field as Yorkshire, Birmingham and Wales and pushed the best of the 73 horses to a top call of £2000 for the pic of the Irish cob dispersal. 521 lots of saddlery topped at £130.
'Much improved' was the talk at the Hallworthy pony sale with a 96% clearance and a top call of £900 (x2). Next Horse sale at Exeter on Tuesday 6th November will include yard dispersal of Irish Cobs.
1237 lots of Antiques & Household goods this week saw a top call of £2600 for a Staunton chess set, closely followed by £1,750 for 11 White Star Line Dinner plates. Please remember our household auction every Tuesday at Holsworthy.