Market Report Christmas Show and Sale 12-12-16

Monday 12th December 2016 – Christmas Show and Sale


Evans Bros. report: – It was double the success for Messrs Lewis, Gwarcoed Einon, Llanwenog in as many marts here at Llanybydder as they won the Champion Pen of Lambs with their Texel x Beltex lambs. Weighing in at 42kg they were bought by the Judge Mr Emyr Jones.  Excellent stock was presented with nearly 800 Fat Lambs, 710 Store Lambs and 140 in the Cull section. We thank all Vendors and Purchasers for their support as always.

A big thank you for the day’s Judges  – Mr Emyr Jones, Llysygorlan, Mr Howard Miles, Gwili Vale and Mr Trevor Owens, Rhydarwen.

Cull Ewes and Rams- £81 £70 to M Davies & Sons, Penlone Esgair; £80 to S C Grundy, Hen Cwm Mawr; £78 to E Griffiths, Graigwen; £76 to J W Jenkins, Cae Llwyd;  £70 £65 £62 £52 to S M Humphreys, Cwmglaw; £63.50 £60 to H B Williams, Cwmhwplin; £60 £55 to E A Davies, Cwmbychan; £60 £57 £55 to C A Williams, Pengwern Uchaf; £59 to E L Dart, Bwlchgwyn; £56 £42 to R I Watkin, Gelly; £50 £40 to G Sisto, Twelly Castle; £50 £40 to R D Griffiths, Heol Ddu Newydd; £50 £45 £45.50 £40 to I R Evans, Pensarn Fawr; £45 to D K Morris, Goleugoed Uchaf; £40 to W L Green, Ffinant Isaf; £40 to the Wales Air Ambulance; Others to £36.

Store Lambs- £71.50 £69 £65 £61 to G Jones, Pentre; £70 £61.50 to Messrs Evans, Beilicadarn; £69.50 £68.50 £64 to P E Thomas, Maesglas;  £69 to H Thomas, Gwastod; £66 to J D Williams, Blaenwaun; £66 to W D H Mason, Glangors; £65.50 to P E Jones, Gwrdy; £65 to O Morgan, Cilyllyn Fach; £64 to D T Rees, Llyspistyll; £58 £55 to V Lloyd, Blaencastell; £58 £57 to R G Jones, Lluest; £57.50 to E Needham-Jones, Esgaironwy Fawr; £57.50 to D Thomas, Ffosffald Uchaf; £57.50 to Messrs Davies, Llwynfedw; £55.50 £55 £54 £50 to G Sisto, Twelly Castle; £55 to D J S Evans, Blaenbidernin Isaf; £54.50 to J Lewis, Esgercorn; £54.50 to Messrs Jones, Moelfre; £54 to A G Davies, Cefnhirfryn; £50 to E A Powell, Clynyrychen; Others to £49.50.

Prime Lambs –

25.5- 32           Max 145pkg to D C Jones, Trefaes Isaf                      Ave 143pkg

32.1 – 39          Max 170pkg to G Jones-Lewis a’i Gwmni, Rhydygof Isaf  Ave 155pkg
39.1 – 45.5       Max 262pkg to D E Lewis & Co, Gwarcoed Einon        Ave 165pkg
45.6 – 52          Max 188pkg to D L Jones, Penwern                            Ave 163pkg

52 +                 Max 155pkg to D L Williams & Son, Nanthenfoel         Ave 154pkg
Daily market average £1.59pkg
Top price per head: £110 to D E Lewis & Co, Gwarcoed Einon

Pigs –

Top price £120 to D L Jones, Penwern.

Show Results:

Best Pair of Porkers :

1st. D L Jones, Penwern

2nd. D L Jones, Penwern

Best Pair of Baconers:

1st. D L Jones, Penwern

2nd. D L Jones, Penwern

Best Pen of 5 Suffolk Lambs    

1st. M Davies & Son, Penlone Esgair

2nd. H B Williams, Cwmhwplin

Best Pen of 5 Speckle Lambs   

1st. G Thomas, Llether Bledrig

2nd. Messrs Davies, Llwynfedw

Best Pen of 5 Welsh Lambs     

1st. D Davies, Gerynant

2nd. G Jones-Lewis a’i Gwmni, Rhydygof Isaf

Best Pen of 5 Lambs (any breed)

1st. D E Lewis & Co, Gwarcoed Einon (Overall Champion)

2nd. D L Jones, Penwern

Best Pen of 10 or more Store Lambs G Jones, Pentre Farm

2nd. G Jones, Pentre Farm