Kivells of Holsworthy saw a buy pre-Christmas auction of 124 dairy cattle to a top call of £2,150 on behalf of Messrs Smale & Son of St Stephens.

165 store cattle topped at £1,305 for Glen Rose of Highampton with best heifers at £1,155.

218 baby calves saw a top call of £450 for Andrew Taylor of Exford with the best baby Blues from Messrs Petherick & Son at £372.

1202 prime lambs topped at £118 for Tom Nancekivell of Kilkhampton with Louise Winsor at £100.50 and Messrs Grigg of Warbstow at £100.

Top per kilo was 220p/kg came in from Messrs GT Grigg & Son of Trengune.

401 cull sheep topped at £131.50 for Messrs Nancekivell of Cornwall with WJ Vanstone of Eastcott topping at £120.