Kivells of Holsworthy saw 1,607 sheep, 356 cattle, 349 calves and 18 dairy sold this week with a top call of £1,820 on behalf of Andrew Bonner of Burrington.

353 store cattle topped at £1,150 for steers in from Rob Ley of Petersmarland, with the best heifers to £1,095 from RHJ Dairy of Pancrasweek.

349 baby and reared calves sold to a top call of £455 for Messrs Dilling, with others at £425 on behalf of JJ Uglow.

In the sheep pens the best prime lambs hit £80 for Rod Evely, with premium on the day set at 176 per kg for Messrs Goss.

271 store lambs topped at £63.50 for Mr Kiff of Muddiford and 612 cull sheep topped at £86.50 for Paul Balsdon of Beaworthy.

2,400 lots of machinery saw a top call of £9,000 for a small dump truck on behalf of Messrs Easterbrook of Barnstaple.

READ MORE: Holsworthy Livestock Market report Wednesday 4 September