South East Marts & Hailsham Market

Upcoming livestock auction sales

We conduct regular livestock auctions at Hailsham Market on

Mondays and Wednesdays. See Diary for dates.


We sell prime cattle, sheep, pigs,

cull cows and overage beef, calves

cull and breeding ewes, store lambs, goats & store pigs.

Selling times:-

11.00 am  -  Calves

11:30 am  -  Sheep

12.00 pm  -  Pigs

12:30 pm  -  Cattle.

~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Sale of Store Cattle Wednesday 21st July 2021 Auctioneer: Roger Waters Alison Hobbs reaps the rewards,  Aberdeen Angus cross heifer 17 months £885, Simmental cross heifers 14/15 months £880, Simmental cross steers 6/9 months £700. RJ & J Wells’ Simmental cross steer 16 months £1,320. Courtlodge, Horley have Simmental cross steer 16 months £1,270. Next Sale of Store Cattle Wednesday 28th July 2021 Consignment of: Twelve British Blue cross, Limousin cross & Aberdeen Angus cross steers and heifers from PT Hook & Son One Year Parish. please let us know what you have. Tel: 01323 844874 or Email: ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Forthcoming show & sale to add to your diary are .... Early Breeding sheep/Rare breed sale 31st July 2021 Variety is the spice of life, and we have variety at ours ……............................ 10 PIGS; Including:  Welsh, Berkshire , Large White and their cross gilts, Sows Oxford Sandy & Black Boar, Pedigree Saddleback boar. 28 GOATS; Breeds Include Saanen, Boer, Anglo Nubian and Toggenburg nanny’s, billys and nannys with kids at foot. 31  CATTLE; Including; 1 White Park bull, 1 Dexter bull, Dexter cows with calves at foot, Dexter heifers and steers Belted Galloway heifers and steers Shetland heifers, Pedigree Highland cows Highland heifers. 66 SOUTHDOWNS; Shearling rams & ewes, aged rams & ewes and lambs. 43 SHEARLING RAMS; Including; Texel, Charollais, Suffolk, Dutch spotted, Border Leicester, Zwartble, Jacob, Kerry Hill, Hebridean, Welsh Badgerface, Ryeland, Herdwick, Portland and Wiltshire Horn. 323 SHEARLING EWES; Including; Texel, Blue Texel, Charollais, Mule, Cheviot Mule, Welsh Mule, Zwartble, Ryeland, Scotch Blackface, Swaledale, Welsh, Herdwick and Soay. Along with 96 EWES and 220 STORE LAMBS Entry closed. For late entries call the Market Office & let us know what you have on 01323 844874 Click here to download catalogue ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ IMPORTANT NEWS FOR SHEEP KEEPERS IN ENGLAND 2015 - CHANGES TO ID & RECORDING Identification of lambs:- • Slaughter lambs tagged from 1st January 2015   must be identified with an EID tag, this can be:- • A single yellow EID slaughter tag, or • Full EID - one yellow EID tag and a matching non EID tag **This change does not apply to lambs already tagged in 2014** Recording movements of older sheep - tagged before 2010 • From 1st January 2015 their individual animal numbers must be entered on movement documents This does not apply if they are moving:- - to slaughter - within your business to a holding where you are their keeper - to a CPRC - if they are already electronically tagged •  These animals can still be batch recorded in your holding register • We recommend you re-tag these animals with EID tags    if you do not intend to move them direct to slaughter ~~~~~~~~~~~~ For those selling cull ewes under the hammer - keep all your options open by EID tagging your sheep, i.e. one yellow EID tag and one matching non EID tag. Ewes not EID tagged can only be sold for slaughter Trading Standards have also noticed that a few people are tagging their sheep in the pens on market day, all sheep should be tagged on the holding before travelling to market All other livestock marketing operations on a Wednesday continue as normal.

Monday sales of store cattle:

Store Cattle sales are held on Mondays, weekly throughout the spring and autumn and fortnightly

throughout the summer and winter months.

Entries for our forthcoming sales of Store Cattle can now be taken by e-mail, let us know your entries now: Catalogues for each store sale can also be downloaded, see:  Latest livestock reports On the farm sales of machinery and implements: Held periodically throughout the year, to see our latest auction dates and to download a catalogue for our forthcoming sales see:  On-the-farm & collective machinery.

Collective Sales:

Held periodically throughout the year at Ardingly, Herstmonceux, South Godstone and Hailsham, to

find out more about our forthcoming dates and to download a catalogue when available see:

On-the-farm & collective machinery.

Hailsham Market in the news:

‘Farmers' relief as Hailsham Market saved ...’  25/01/12  -  BBC News Report ‘Hailsham livestock market saved for future’  21/01/12  -  BBC News Report South East Marts Privacy Policy
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