Livestock & Dairy: Leek Market
Leek Market Report 08-02-2022
Selling time – 11:30am
Auctioneers – Meg Elliott (07967 007049) & Mark Elliott (07973 673092)
Top of £2120.
More Needed to Satisfy Demand!!
Another swift trade for the milkers on Tuesday saw all classes and breeds well sought after.
Topping the day was a 28kg heifer from regular vendor Andrew Mills of Ratcliffe on Wreake at £2120. He also saw his British Friesian heifer reach £1840.
Cows were equally in demand with a second calver from Brian Needham reaching £2080 and a third calver from the same home at £2040.
All milkers averaged a very healthy £1591.
A powerful Limousin stock bull from the Hardy family of Cauldon Lowe created great interest with the hammer eventually dropping at £2780.
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