Report for the Store & Breeding Pigs - Friday 4th October 2019
180 Store & Breeding Pigs forward with 100% clearance again and many new buyers in attendance to include local butchers and wholesalers.
Mixed weaner trade ranging from £12 to £47 with better type (Welsh/Pietrein) crosses all above the £40 mark.
Store pigs from £60 to £80 depending on breed.
85kg Gilts from I Hughes, Waen y Lloc topping the store sale from £120 to £140, cull boars still difficult but good demand for sows of all shapes and sizes. E Roberts of Llithfaen topped the cull sows @ £165 for a 1 1/2 year old Welsh sow weighing 199kg.
Report for the Store & Breeding Pigs - Friday 20th September 2019
Over a hundred store pigs entered today taking our monthly total over 250 with a good trade throughout with the last three sales seeing 100% clearance.
Regular vandor Jamie Dowell topping the weaners with a pen of large white x to £49.
A super consignment of Pietrain x Welsh stores at 14 weeks old from Roberts, Bryn Eryr sold well to average over £53.
Not very many cull sows forward this week with bthe top at £105 per head. Store type boars topping at £95 for a 114kg boar from R G Thomas, Y Wern or 83ppk.
All store pigs weighed pre-sale from 8-11am with the sale commencing at 12pm every Frist and Third Friday of the month.
All enquiries welcome, contact Elfor Morris on 07867977705.
We pay on the day on all our weekly sales - The selling process could not be easier