The Livestock Auctioneers' Association Limited (LAA)

Daily Averages

Prime Stock Auction Market Information Report

England & Wales

Date: 17/05/2022

Finished Cattle (p per kg liveweight)

Category Weight Range Count Av Pence per Kg
Steers   Light (370-550kg)   236.19
  Medium (551-650kg)   249.33
  Heavy (over 650kg)   241.43
  Total 126 244.63
Heifers   Light (330-500kg)   237.96
  Medium (501-590kg)   257.63
  Heavy (over 590kg)   254.19
  Total 190 252.54
Young Bulls   Light (370-550kg)   211.29
  Medium (551-650kg)   239.64
  Heavy (over 650kg)   239.17
  Total 40 234.54
  Total Prime Cattle   356 247.72
Cull Cow   Grade 1   217.50
  Grade 2   201.17
  Grade 3   179.83
  Grade 4   153.67
  Dairy Sired (Ungraded) 46 150.72
  Beef Sired (Ungraded) 119 178.12
  Total 212 172.87
  Cull Bulls   9 168.61

Finished Lambs (p per kg liveweight)

Category Weight Range Count Av Pence per Kg
New Season   Light (25.5-32kg)   298.94
  Standard (31.2-39kg)   321.96
  Medium (39.1-45.5kg)   320.83
  Heavy (45.6-52kg)   297.62
  SQQ 3868 320.84
  Total 4166  
Old Season   Light (25.5-32kg)   222.24
  Standard (32.1-39kg)   240.11
  Medium (39.1-45.5kg)   266.72
  Heavy (45.6-52kg)   260.15
  SQQ 3454 255.17
  Total 7070  
  Cull Ewes (£ per head)   3036 110.83

Finished Pigs (p per kg liveweight)

Category Weight Range Count Av Pence per Kg
Pigs   Porkers (60-87kg)   120.30
  Cutters (88-97kg)   127.97
  Baconers (98-115kg)   98.81
  Total Pigs 132 117.76
  Cull Sows (£ per head)   108.13 45.00

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