Ian Snape from the Astwood herd sold a number of store cattle at
Worcester on Saturday 11 June, getting top price in the market for a
heifer, against both native and continental crosses.
The cattle were fed and well presented and showed that an investment in feed and good management paid dividends when it came to sale time!
Here's a summary of the prices.
Heifers, to 197ppk, average 192ppk
1 x Mar 2016 565kg £1040 184ppk
1 x May 2017 470g £925 197ppk
2 x Feb/May 2017 410kg £810 197ppk
Steers, to 212ppk, average 200ppk
1 x Feb 2017 545kg £1055 193ppk
4 x Feb/March 2017 495kg £1050 212ppk
2 x Mar/June 2017 430kg £840 195ppk