Livestock & Dairy: Leek Market
Leek Market Report 01-08-2023
Selling time – 11:30am
Auctioneers – Meg Elliott (07967 007049) & Mark Elliott (07973 673092)
DAIRIES TO £2720
A real bouncy trade for milkers on Tuesday probably reflecting the quality on offer from vendors saw the best to £2720 and nearly 50% of the entry pass the £2000 mark.
The Easom family of Oakerthorpe had a lovely run of 7 in topping the day at £2720 with others to £2680, £2280, £2140, and £2120 respectively.
The Johnson family of Longnor also had a great run of heifers forward making £2540, £2350, £2420 and £2410.
Andrew Broadley saw his heifer reach £2280 with another from Phillip & Marilyn Critchlow of Cubley at £2200.
The herd dispersal of 100+ Holsteins on behalf of C Sherwin topped at £1780.
The Monthly Pedigree Sale in a fortnight is shaping up into a big one with numerous vendors with 12 plus fresh heifers entered. There will also be two Herd Dispersals on the same day. Further details out shortly.
Auctioneer and Valuer, Market Associate
Farm and dispersal sales, livestock auctioneer