Rearing Calves to £400
B&W av £88.30 Cont av £354.67 Native av £230
Quiet show forward this week however again trade flying for these handy calves. Straight black and whites flying off the shelves with Richard Spence at £155 for his B&W bull at 4 weeks and Chris Drake at £145 for a 5 week old Holstein bull calf.
Blues pretty potent also however it was a strong limousin bull from Chris Watson of Horton Pasture that topped the days trade at £400 with John and Rob Marshall making the most of the strong trade and hitting £385 for a sweet 4 week old bull.
Calves continue to be in strong demand and the auction offers the best place to maximise price. Please come and drop some of and find out.
Limousin x (Av £345) to £400 C Watson
Brit Blue x (Av £358.75) to £385 JC Marshall
Black & White (Av £88.30) to £155 RM Spence
British Blue (Av £353.33) to £380 J Gooch
Hereford (Av £200) to £200 JC Marshall
Shorthorn to £260 JC Marshall