A good show of 320 store cattle at Monmouthshire Mart sold to a lively trade and easily maintained recent high rates with yearling steers selling to £1,070 (425kgs – 11mo) for a smart Charolais cross from Trigg Bros, Treharris. Further steers sold to £1,055 and £1,030 from the same home.

Grazing steers sold to £1,215 (22mo) for Limousin crosses from LLO Jones and Son, Llanbadoc. Outlying Limousin crosses sold to £1,145 (18-19mo) for Limousin crosses from WT and AM Edwards, New Inn with similar steers to £1,120.

Feeding steers sold to £1,355 (714kgs – 26mo) for Limousin crosses from WR Morgan, Pyle. MJD and J Matthews, Nelson sold Charolais crosses to £1,285 (590kgs – 21mo).

Feeding heifers sold to £1,165 (535kgs – 24mo) for Limousin crosses from M and A Brown, Rogerstone. Super Blonde crosses from MRI Whistance Crucorney sold to £1,130 (526kgs – 22mo).

(Monmouthshire Market)