1,029 Cattle Sold & 3,512 Prime Hoggets, Ewes & Store Sheep Sold This Week at Drayton

331 Barren Cows, Bulls & Overage Clean (Green Market) leading lights shone to 197p for bulls, 190p for sucklers, 155p for clean and 150p for dairy - Monday 9th March is a RED Market.

801 Prime Hoggets on Monday 2 March an overall SQQ average of 197p and 2,267 Prime Hoggets on Wednesday 4 March returning an overall SQQ average of 196.8p.

230 Clean Cattle & Young Bulls :- 276p for hiefers, 243p for steers and 237p for bulls.  Trade experienced on Wednesday would certainly have some buoyancy especially for cattle with shape and loin.

128 Store Cattle - younger grazing cattle again particularly well sold.  Good number of calves forward - 340 - best friesian to £165, native bulls £350, native heifers to £315 continental bulls £430, continental heifers £402.