Bouyant trade at Rhayader
Brightwells report a successful sale of Store Cattle, Cow & Calves and Breeding Bulls at Rhayader Market on Wednesday,19th November.
The yard was full of stock and the sale started with two consignments of cows and calves topping at £1180 for a 2nd Calved Belgian Blue x Cow with a Heifer calf from W & JA Pugh, Parc. The sale topped at £1500 for a 19month old Charolais Bull from B & D Pugh, The Lane, Llandeilo Graban. The store cattle met with a buoyant trade with plenty of the stronger cattle over £1100 to top at £1310 (700Kg) for a pair of 20mth steers from W & JA Pugh, Parc, closely followed by Jones Bros Ystadolwen and JRM & HH Jones, Brynafan at 600kg - £1245. Top price per kg was 248p/kg for three 5mth old Charolais Steers (240kg - £595) from ETO Jones, Talwrn Top price heifer was £1200 for a 27 month Heifer from AAT Pugh, Bwlchmwar followed by EL & KE Wozencraft, Penrochr at £1160 for a 580kg heifer with the top prices per kg of 239p/kg and 237p/kg going to WH Hughes Tanllwyn for Charolais cross heifers 480kg - £1145 and 440kg - £980. Leading prices as follows :- Heifers 270kg - £595 220p/kg ETO Jones, Talwrn 400kg - £920 230p/kg WH Hughes, Tanllwyn 440kg - £980 237p/kg WH Hughes, Tanllwyn 460kg - £1025 223p/kg R J Jones & Co, Tymawr 480kg - £1145 239p/kg WH Hughes, Tanllwyn 580kg - £1160 200p/kg EL & KE Wozencraft, Penrocher 640kg - £1200 188p/kg AAT Pugh, Bwlchmawr Steers 240kg - £595 248p/kg ETO Jones, Talwrn 410kg - £970 237p/kg Vaughan & Butters, 17 Victoria Avenue 425kg - £950 224p/kg R J Jones & Co, Tymawr 480kg - £1065 222p/kg W & JA Pugh, Parc 520kg - £1140 219p/kg WH Hughes, Tanllwyn 550kg - £1185 216p/kg R J Jones & Co, Tymawr 600kg - £1245 208p/kg Jones Bros Ystraddolwen 600kg - £1245 208p/kg JRM & HH Jones, Brynafan 700Kg - £1310 187p/kg W & JA Pugh, Parc.