Prize Show for Suffolk & Continental Lambs (Pens of 20)
Sponsored by Starlyne Feeds with Roger Pybus
Special Show for Pairs of Charollias & Beltex Prime Lambs. Sponsored by Midgley Motors, Skipton
Mid Summer Store Cattle Show & Sale Sponsored by Bainbridge Vets
Special sale for Continental Breeding Sheep, Pedigree, Pure & Crossbred Females & Rams
Annual Show & Sale of Mule & Continental Shearlings. Sidney Fawcett Trophy & £50 for the First Prize Mule Shearlings
Sponsored by Swale Vets, Richmond; WE Jameson & Son, Masham; Vicky Anderson Training & RW Brown, Carlton
Monthly Dairy Sale sponsored by Carrs Billington Agriculture
Late Summer Rearing Calf Show & Sale Sponsored by Semex/Norbreck Genetics & Vicky Anderson Training
With the Champion awareded the "Peter Metcalfe Memorial Trophy"
Calves presented for show to be under 8 weeks old, born 17th July onwards, and be bona fide bred from recognised dairy breed dams
Annual Show & Sale of Mule & Continental Gimmer Lambs on behalf of the North of England Mule Sheep Association
"Ambrose Holmes Trophy" & "KW Alternative Feeds Tankard" presented to the First Prize NEMSA Lambs
"Hawes NEMSA Branch Trophy" for the "Best Run of Mule Lambs"
Sponsored by Midgley Motors, Skipton; Tithebarn Ltd ; Vicky Anderson Training & Dugdale Nutrition
Show for Suffolk & Continental Rams; also introducing Blue Faced Leicester Rams, Sponsored by Jamesons of Masham
The Annual Show & Sale of Swaledale Breeding Ewes, Shearlings & Gimmer Lambs
"Joe Dixon Trophy" for First Prize Swaledale Ewes
"Keith Barker Memorial Trophy" for the First Prize Swaledale Gimmer Lambs
Sponsored by Eden Farm Supplies
Second Show & Sale of Mule Gimmer Lmabs sponsored by Phillip Holden (Rural) & Animax Ltd
The Special Annual Show & Sale of Teeswater Sheep on behalf of the Teeswater Sheep Breeders Association
"Leyburn Auction Mart Challenge Cup" for Champion
"Edward Lawson Shield" for Reserve Champion
Show & Sale of Store Lambs, Pens of 20 - Sponsored by Walter Dawson Accountants & Mole Coutry Stores
The Middleham Moor Fair - Annual Show & Sale of Store Cattle, Suckled Calves & Feeding Bulls
Suckled Calves to be under 11 months old
Sponsored by I'Anson Bros, Masham & Paxton Farm Machinery
The East Witton Fair - Show & Sale of Store Cattle, Suckled Calves & Feeding Bulls
Suckled Calves to be under 11 months
Sponsored by Brian Robinson Machinery, Northallerton; Varley Animal Feeds, Darlington & Wensleydale Press, Hawes
Christmas Show for Cast Cows
Christmas Open Show & Sale of Store Cattle & Feeding Bulls
£100 cash to both the buyer & seller of the Champion Beast
£50 to the Seller of the Reserve Champion
£50 Donated by the North East Limousin Breeders Club for the Overall Champion if sired by a Limousin.
"Edmund Tennant Trophy" for Champion
"Leyburn Tradesmen's Challenge Cup" for Reserve
"J Duffus Memorial Cup" for Best Limousin
"Leyburn Canteen Trophy" for Best Homebred Animal
Sponsored by Carrs Billington; Barker Partnership Acountants; Graham Edwards Trailers; Ripon Farm Services; RW Brown; I'Anson Bros, Masham & NFU Leyburn
The Regular Sales pattern comprises: -
IN THE DAIRY RING
80 - 180 Rearing Calves and Stirks every Friday commencing at 11.00am.
This weekly sale continues as one of the premier sales for rearing calves in the country with last year seeing a marked increase in the number of stirks being sold.
We are grateful to Genus Ltd who continue to offer vouchers for the top priced beef bred bull and heifer calves and dairy bull calves each month.
These weekly calf sales incorporate four prize shows which are held each year at Christmas; a special for British Blue’s in February; The May Fair and the Late Summer Calf Show for the Peter Metcalfe Memorial Trophy.
Monthly Dairy Sales are held on the first Friday each month with Carrs Billington Agriculture offering a voucher for the top priced cow or heifer.
Dairy cattle are all locally farmed commercial & pedigree stock and include a high proportion of genuine full or part dispersals.
Shows for Dairy Cattle take place in the Spring for the Billy Atkinson Memorial Trophy; Mid-Summer and the Christmas Show and Sale in December.
IN THE STORE RING
Store Cattle sales are held fortnightly when between 50 and 400 steers, heifers, suckled calves and feeding bulls are sold on Fridays at 10.30 am.
From October to May, shows are held along with these sales when buyers can be assured of well-bred and well farmed Continental cross cattle from local suckler herds and an increasing number of Native breeds which now find a ready market. Many cattle from these sales go on to win major prizes at prime stock and other shows throughout the country.
The Annual Spring Spectacular for Show Potential Cattle.
This show and sale attracts the very best of halter trained cattle and appeals to a large audience of cattle show people the length and breadth of the country.
Cattle are shown during the afternoon and evening of Thursday 25th February and sold the next day in conjunction with the Mart’s fortnightly store sale.
Beef Breeding Cattle sales are held in conjunction with the store cattle sales with a show and sale in May.
Store lamb sales take place on Friday’s from July to February when 500 – 2000 lambs are forward. These sales are made up of predominately Texel lambs with other Continental breeds, Suffolk, Mule, Masham and Swaledale also on offer.
Store Lamb entries are taken to the time of sale but early entries advised for buyer’s notification. Lambs entered before 4.00pm on Thursday prior to the sale will be included in the ballot which will be drawn just before the sale starts. Late entries will follow.
Special seasonal breeding sheep sales take place during the busy September and October period when a full range of Mule, Swaledale and Continental sheep are forward together with the Annual Pedigree Teeswater show and sale for the Teeswater Sheep Breeders Association on Thursday 7th October.
Junior Store Cattle and Rearing Calf Competition sponsored by Jameson’s of Masham.
Unfortunately, due to the pandemic, the above has been suspended for 2021 but we look forward to welcoming the juniors back later in the year to make their purchases for the Easter 2022 show and sale.
Briefly, the competition runs as follows: -
Young people to purchase a store steer, heifer or rearing calf through Leyburn Auction Marts regular autumn sales. These animals are then to be shown and sold at Leyburn Mart’s fortnightly store cattle sale during the Easter School Holidays.
Prizes will be awarded for best animal; animal with the best daily liveweight gain, animal with the best gross margin and also best handler.
All prospective competitors must first register with the mart office.
Terms and conditions for this competition are available.
Every Wednesday under the Six Day Rule
20 / 40 Prime cattle, cast cows and cast bulls at 10.00am
followed by 500 - 1500 Prime lambs & hoggets.
100 - 400 cast sheep.
A collection for Deadweight sheep and cattle operates all year.
Farm Stock and Machinery sales are conducted on farm or at the Mart.
Collective sales of machinery, tools and Agri Jumble will be held at the Mart on the following
Friday’s in 2021: - 19th March; 4th June; 20th August and 15th October.
Sales of Farms, Agricultural Land and Property undertaken together with
Valuation and Professional work.
This work is carried out in conjunction with Robin Jessop Ltd, Chartered Surveyors, Auctioneers, Valuers, Land & Estate Agents who have offices in Bedale and Leyburn.
Please contact the Mart office who will put you in touch with Jessop’s representative suitable for your needs.
Leyburn Auction Mart
Richmond Road, Leyburn, North Yorkshire, DL8 5DP
Tel: (01969) 623 167
Stephen Mobile: (07866) 358 130
Please notify the mart office if your Farm Assurance number changes, you discontinue or become Farm Assured.