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Welshpool Livestock Sales

Created on 25/10/2016 @ 12:41
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Report from Welshpool Livestock Sales trade at Buttington Cross on Monday.

OTMS (33)

An entry of 33 otms this week, selling to a top of £982.08 for  744kg Limousin cow from J R Phillips & Son, Bank Farm. JI & RV Parry, Esgairweddon, presented a702kg Limousin cow making £947.70. aslo from the same home a 38 month old cow weighing in at 541kg making £735.76. Steers under 48 months topped at £807.84 for a charolais weighing 594kg from RL & GP William, Brynmawr.

Otm Cow (x21) averaged 103.60ppkg / £627.01

Otm Bulls (x2) averaged 104.66ppkg / £1044.52

Cows 48 to 72 months (x7) averaged 106.96ppkg / £661.46

Heifers Under 48 months (x1) averaged 127ppkg / £603.25

Sterr under 48 months (x1) averaged 136ppkg / £807.84

Steers 48/72 months (x1) averaged 147ppkg / £1224.51

Overall average of 107.57ppkg


An entry of 4633 prime lambs sold to an average of 159.19ppkg.

Lights (570) to 164ppkg from J LL Morgans & Sons, Tymawr. Others to 160ppkg from T E Davies, Derwendeg. Average of 144ppkg.

Standards (984) to 197ppkg from Red House Farm, Aberhafesp. Others to 187ppkg from A H Jones & Son, Hirrhyd. Average of 155.90ppkg

Mediums (1796) to 223ppkg from BE & BE Langford, Llettymeibion. Others to 213ppkg from E L Evans, Derlwyn. Average of  164.04ppkg.

Heavies (988) to 201ppkg from S J Smith, Penybryn & GO Jones & JA Lewis, Wern Farm. Others to 191ppkg from D & G Andrew, Lower Brynygroes. Average of 160.13ppkg.

Over Weights (177) to 175ppkg  from T H Vaughan & Son, Maes Mochnant Uchaf. Others to 171pkg from DRE Jones, Offa Farm. Average of 155.19ppkg.


A good entry of culls this week seeing averages of £42.65 for ewes and £86.37 for rams. Topping the ewe section was WRP Jones, Pant. E L Evans & Co, Green Farm, reached £115.

CL & C Watkins, Bank Farm, made £105.


A slightly smaller entry of 936 store lambs this week selling to a top of £74 for 4 Beltex x ewe lambs from GO Jones & JA Lewis, Wern Farm. DWP Griffiths, Park Lodge, presented 2 Beltex x ewe lambs making £70. Mixed and clean lambs topped at £67 for a pen of 13 Texel x lambs from K G Owen, Middle House. Tup lambs topped at £66 for a good pen of  18 Texel x lambs from DA & SJ Jones, Dyffryn.

Theave Lambs (252) averaged £50.10

Mixed and clean lambs (338) averaged £55.65

Wether lambs (76) averaged £41.86

Tup lambs (259) averaged £50.74


Last catalogued sale of breeding ewes and ewe lambs took place on money, most were harder sold as we get near the end of the season. Yearling ewes topped at £124 for welsh from G Davies, Lan Farm. 20 Texel full mouth ewes topped at £92 from C T Roberts & Son, Three Gates Farm. Ewe lambs topped at £125 for 2 Texel ewe la,bs from J T Jones, Tynewydd Cyffin. Also from the same home another 4 Texel ewe lambs making £115. A fantastic run 110 ewe lambs from W R L Price & Co. Pencwm, topped at £100, the whole consignment averaged £94.91.

Averages of the day were as follows:

Yearling Ewes (248) £96.54 top of £124.

Two Year Old Ewes (21) £61.9 top of £82.

Three Year Old Ewes (16) £58.19 to £61.

Full Mouth Ewes (95) £66.27 top of £92.

As found Ewes (347) £43.60 top of £80.

Ewes Lambs (1033) £73.60 top of £125.


3 Dairy cows forward topping £1620 for a pedigree Holstein Friesian heifer from G W Watkin, Henllys, Borth. Also from the same home another pedigree Holstein Freisian Heifer making £1580.

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