Leek Market Report 19-04-2022
Selling time – 11:30am
Auctioneers – Meg Elliott (07967 007049) & Mark Elliott (07973 673092)
COMMERCIAL HEIFERS REACH £2940
PEDIGREES TOP AT £2740
A superb trade for the best on Tuesday saw an outstanding commercial heifer from Brian Needham of Rushton Spencer top the day at £2940. Heading to local purchaser Andrew Hulme of Basford, he also went on to take a second from the same home at £2460. The six forward from the Needhams averaged a superb £2238.
Within the pedigree section regular vendors Messrs Sutton of Gawsworth took top honours with a 38kg heifer by Denovo 8068 Tenor at £2740.
The Mellor family of Earl Sterndale saw both their heifers sought after reaching £2300 and £2280 respectively.
Next week sees a Special Entry of 130 New Zealand X Youngstock from Rowe Farms Ltd of Newcastle under Lyme, with Herd Dispersals also booked throughout May (Further Details in Due Course)
Farm and dispersal sales, livestock auctioneer
Auctioneer and Valuer, Market Associate