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Welshpool Livestock Sales

Created on 24/04/2018 @ 09:32
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Welshpool Livestock Sales report on Sale at Buttington Cross, Welshpool on Monday.

OTMS (34)

a good show of otm cows this week topping at £1013.94 for a 786kg Limousin from DLG Price & Co, Bryncoch. G A Thomas, Penllain, presented a 710kg Charolais otm making £958.50. younger cows topped at £2002.50 for a 890kg for a British blue from G E Davies & sons, Cwmbromley.  Also from the same home was a british blue weighing 715kg making £1615.90. heifers under 48 months topped at £1299.60 for a 760kg Limousin from H & S Watkins, Cammen Uchaf.

Averages of the day were as follows:

OTM Cows (x17) 118.17ppkg / £768.53.

Cows 48-72 months (x6) 172.19ppkg / £1185.07.

Heifers Under 48 months (x11) 158.31ppkg / £973.90.

Overall Average 140.80ppkg.

Two prime cattle forward from JM & SM Rowlands. Dolwen,  topped at 257ppkg.


An entry of 3538 prime hogget’s sold to an overall average of  236.22ppkg.

Lights (178) to 233ppkg from W Beamond, Cwmcarnedd. Others to 212ppkg Hirnant Ltd, Gorn Farm. Average of 194.32ppkg.

Standards (314) to 255ppkg  & 247ppkg from PM & D Mills, Rose Farm . Others to 247ppkg from GJ & DM Breeze, Red House. Average of 209.64ppkg.

Mediums (1267) to 300ppkg from  FG & G Mountford, Middle Heldre. Others to 279ppkg from CJ & LM Davies. Lawns Farm. Average of 245.95ppkg

Heavies (1148) to 286ppkg  from CL & C Watkins, Bank Farm. Others to 278ppkg from CE & GJ Roberts, Rhydycil. Average of 242.15ppkg   

Over Weights (476) to 240ppkg & 238ppkg from CJ & LM Davies, Lawns Farm. Others to 236ppkg from Lythwood Sheep, Lythwood Farm.   Average of  219.79ppkg.


An entry of  328 spring lambs sold to an overall average of 302.97ppkg.

Lights (50) to 325ppkg from NC & AGM Davies, Penysir. Others to 300ppkg from TM Davies, Wynnstay Farm. Average of 305.32ppkg.

Standards (114) to 323ppkg form B H Evans & Son, Rowton Grange. Others to 322ppkg from P & CE Davies, The crest. Average of 307.71ppkg.

Mediums (149) to 373ppkg from  I P Jones, Bryn Clochydd. Others to 357ppkg from L Harding, Swn-y-Gwynt. Average of  299.10ppkg.

Heavies (11) to 293ppkg from DR & SE Hamer, Bronhaul. Others to 287ppkg from Delves & Co. Average of 279.13ppkg.


A larger entry of 2694 cull this week saw averages of £56.42 for ewes which topped at £146 from G & M & A Jones, Cefndre. Next at £133 was Tynybryn Farms. And a pen of 5 ewes from E L Evans & Co, Green Farm, sold for £128. Rams averaged £80 topping at £158 from CV & EM Lewis, Buttington New Hall.

For more information contact Joe Powell (075055524943) or Sion Roberts (07852252371).


an entry of 92 cade lambs topped at £26 and averaged £10.91.


the improved weather brought with it an increased entry of 400 ewes with lambs at foot which sold to an overall faster trade with the best peaking at £26 for 6 suffolk x full mouth ewes with 12 lambs from M J Williams, Pontyperson. With other entries for the same home hitting £173 for a single full mouth suffolk with a single lamb.

DE & KD Langford, Brunant, sold welsh mule yearlings with twins for £202 and welsh mule yearlings with singles for £178. E Mills & Son,  sold suffolk x 3 year olds with twins for £190 and B Jones, Spring Bank, hit £185 for a Texel x yearling with twins.  GE & KM Langford, Y Maesydd, sold 10 texel x yearlings with 14 lambs for £155.

the entry included a large number of hardy bred ewes with as found welsh with single lambs peaking at £93 from A Evans, Brynperfraith, and as found hardy speckles with singles selling to £178 from GBT & PER Evans, Stonehouse Cottage.

Top prices for Twins

£261 – MJ Williams, Pontyperson.

£202 – DE & KD Langford, Brunant.

£201 – RJ Lunt, Planfa.

£190 – E Mills & Sons, Pwllyrebol.

£185 – B Jones, Spring Bank.

Top price Singles

£178 – DE & KD Langford, Brunant.

£173 – M J Williams, Pontyperson.

£154 – TE & MA Jerman, Penyffridd.

£150 – J T Jones, Tynewydd Cyffin.

£150 – TE & MA Jerman, Penyffridd.

Forthcoming sales:

Saturday 28th April – Sale of Pedigree Charolais Cattle.

Monday 7th May – Catalogued Prize sale of Couples.

Tuesday 8th May – Store Cattle, Weanlings & Organics.

Monday 14th May – Catalogued sale of Couples.

Thursday 17th May – Sale of Pedigree Limousin & Salers Cattle.

Saturday 19th May – Welshpool Machinery Sale.

Monday 21st May – Catalogued sale of Couples.

Tuesday 22nd May – May Store Cattle Fair.

Monday 28th May – Catalogued Prize sale of Couples. 

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