OTM Cattle 060622
On Monday Penrith & District Farmers’ Mart LLP held their fortnightly sale of 33 OTM Cattle.
A smaller offering of cows was forward with demand as strong as ever, the sale topped at £1694.13/223.5ppk for a British Blue cross cow, weighing 758kg, from Mrs CM Brown, Park House Farm, purchased by Mr W Barker.
A consignment of 8 to 10-year-old cows averaged £1490.56/207ppk from Mr GE Harker, Murton Hall.
A run of young Beef Shorthorn cattle averaged £1506.20/216ppk from Mr SD Lambert, Kitridding Farm, Carnforth, topping at £1622.55/217.5ppk purchased by Mr B Howard.
Holstein cows, straight out the parlour, topped at £1506.01/179.5ppk from Messrs Fisher, Yanwath Woodhouse, purchased by Mr L Fell, with this consignment averaging £1412.37.
Black & Whites topped per kilo at 181.5ppk from Messrs Johnston, Skirwith Abbey, realising £1488.30 for 820kg.
Our next sale will be held on Monday 20th June.
Cast Cows p/kg
British Blue – 223.5 Park House Farm (Brown); 181.5 Wescoe
Limousin – 217.5, 205.5 Park House Farm (Brown); 215.5, 211.5, 192.5 Murton Hall; 213.5, 191.5 Well House (Strong); 206.5, 193.5 Murton Hall; 177.5 High Lodore Farm
Beef Shorthorn – 214.5 Kitridding Farm
Black & White – 181.5, 169.5, 163.5, 143.5 Skirwith Abbey; 179.5, 158.5 Yanwath Woodhouse; 159.5 Lodge Farm (Mallinson); 154.5 Melmerby Mill
Galloway – 155.5 High Lodore Farm
Cast Cows £/head
British Blue - £1694.13 Park House Farm (Brown); £1143.45 Wescoe
Limousin - £1596.83, £1540.83, £1334.03 Murton Hall; £1486.28 Hewer Hill; £1443.51, £1383.55 Town Head (Barker); £1428.32, £1273.48 Well House (Strong); £1368.63, £1361.55 Park House Farm (Brown); £1130.68 High Lodore Farm
Black & White - £1506.01, £1318.72 Yanwath Woodhouse; £1488.30, £1257.69, £1195.19 Skirwith Abbey; £1049.51 Lodge Farm (Mallinson); £947.09 Melmerby Mill
Beef Shorthorn - £1389.96 Kitridding Farm; £1124.15 High Lodore Farm
Galloway - £895.68 High Lodore Farm
Cast Bulls p/kg
Saler – 149.5 Town Head (Barker)
Cast Bulls £/head
Saler - £1270.75 Town Head (Barker)
Cull Steer p/kg
Beef Shorthorn – 217.5 Kitridding Farm
Cull Steer £/head
Beef Shorthorn - £1622.55 Kitridding Farm