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OVER 200 cattle took part in the commercial beef classes held at this year’s Beef Expo which took place at North West Auctions, Kendal and with a mixture of seminars and trade stands too they promised something for everyone.
THE sale of British Blues at Carlisle topped at 20,000gns with a clearance rate of 85 per cent. Leading the trade was Almeley Lightning, from Graham Morgan, Tillington, whose consignment of bulls averaged £7,082.72.
Richard Turner, Gisburn auction mart, said hogg prices seemed to have jumped very quickly and this was down to lower numbers, as well as optimism on price rises from the situation with African swine fever in China.