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Ludlow Store Report 13th April 2018

Fri 13 April 2018

STORE CATTLE - 1137 A fantastic day in terms of numbers and trade, with 1137 head of cattle forward with a virtual clearance.

BREEDING STOCK: plenty of interest in the cows and calf’s on offer, with a big crowd of buyers all keenly bidding. More cows and calf’s needed for the next sale on 27th April.

FEEDING BULLS: One of the biggest entries of feeding bulls ever. Extra buyers had travelled to compete for the animals on offer. The entry consisted of some excellent suckled and a large number of dairy types. Bulls topped at £1180.00 or 259.0p/kg to an average of £883.00 or 209.0p/kg. A good entry of bulls needed for the 27th April.

FEEDING HEIFERS: A large entry of all types and sorts with feeding and grazing men competing from start to finish for the heifers on offer. Heifers topped at £1180.00 or 292.0p/kg to an average of £817.00 or 197.0p/kg. The entry consisted of a large number of native types. More needed for the next sale on 27th April.

STEERS: A cracking entry of steers met with a ring packed full of buyers. As with the heifers men were competing for feeding and grazing steers alike. Steers topped at a whopping £1355.00 or 284.0p/kg to an average of £960.00 or 210.0p/kg. Native types are being well competed for with the premiums paid by some supermarkets. More of these needed each and every sale. Next sale 27th April.

NEXT SALE FRIDAY 27 APRIL 2018: If you have any cattle to sell please call Ludlow Market with your entries or Michael Thomas on 01584 872251 WORK or 07890 898239 MOBILE or 01568 750402 HOME

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