1st and 3rd Saturdays - 10.30am
Store and Breeding Cattle, weaned calves, Suckler Cows and Calves,
Stock Bulls and Grazing Cows (Pre-Movement tested only)
First fortnightly sale of Breeding Sheep will be on Friday, 24th June 2016.
Entries to Whitland Mart on 01994 240665.
Fortnightly sale of Store and Breeding Cattle to include: Special entry of 30 Pedigree Herefords comprising of 15 Cows, 5 yearling heifers and 10 yearling steers from the Derwydd Herd of Mr & Mrs DH Thomas, Doldderwydd, Whitland. All cows are scanned and due to calve April onwards. Also 22 incalf cows (15 black Hereford X Cows, 6 British Blue X Cows and 1 Charolais X Cow) scanned and due March onwards to Simmental Bull also offered for sale and 28 yearling cattle from Mr & Mrs J Harries, Gignog Farm, Penycwm. Breeding section also to include: 1x Pedigree Limousin Bull (Black) 14 months; 1x Pedigree Limousin Heifer (Black) 17 months; 1x Pedigree Simmental Bull 4yo; 1x Pedigree Hereford Bull 4yo. Breeding sheep section. Entries already received: 80 in-lamb Texel ewes in flock ages. Scanned in-lamb to Charolais/Beltex Rams, due early March onwards; also 25-30 ewe and lamb couples. Further entries and enquiries to Whitland Mart on 01994 240665. Download File to view catalogue.
Barren cows sell to £1090. A blistering store trade with heifers to £1290 and steers to £1210. Two suckler herds dispersed with Spring calving cows selling to £1110 and breeding sheep trade on fire with in lamb ewes selling to £158 and ewe and lamb couples to £190. Download file to read the full report....