Hexham Primestock


Prime Cattle

A mixed show  of clean cattle that sold to solid rates with Limousin cross heifers from Messrs J E Woodman & Son, Great Chesters selling to 298.5ppk.

Highest grossing beat came from Messrs G H Walton & Son, Greyside Farm with a Limousin cross steer selling to £2140.64

Limousin Steers-£2140.64 & £1956.15 Greyside

283.5p & 275.5p Greyside

Limousin Heifers –£1896.23 & £1734.59 Great Chesters

298.5p & 297.5p Great Chesters

Cast Cows & OTM

More Cast Cows and Bulls this week and a slightly better entry forward. The sale was predominantly made up of feeding sorts that produced a tremendous sale average of £1521.07 and 212.80ppk proving week in, week out Hexham to be leading Cast Cattle in the North East.

Leading the sale was an Angus Stock Bull from Crowhall Farms, Whitshield that went on to gross £2678.50.

Mr J Sisterson, Newlands Haugh brought a grand run of Continental Cows that sold to £2185.50 and £2139.69 for Charolais Cows.

Topping the ppk for the sale was a young cow from Messrs W H Smith & Sons, West Shields with a shapey Saler cross cow selling to 271.5ppk.

With numbers tightening, demand is at an all time high, many good feeding cows cashing in excess of 210ppk.

If you are considering marketing Cast Cows and Bulls please don’t hesitate to call Drew on 07854361967

Charolais-£2185.50, £2139.60 & £1935.34 Newlands Haugh

237.5p, 232.5p & 231.5p Newlands Haugh

Limousin –£1758.90 White House, £1740.88 Allenshields Farm, £1691.13 Tarset Hall, £1571.74 Lunns House, £1567.97 Tarset Hall, £1535.50 Dyke Nook, £1529.50 Lunns House

231.5p Allenshields, 225.5p White House & Lunns House, 219.5p Crowhall Farms, 218.5p Lunns House

Angus x-£1676.25 Grange Farm, £1543.95 Corneyside Farm

223.5p Grange Farm, 211.5p Corneyside Farm

British Blue-£1491.08 Newlands Haugh, £1474.88 Burtree Ford

211.5p Newlands Haugh 209.5p Burtree Ford

British Blue x–£1730.43 Greyside Farm

229.5 Greyside Farm

Simmental x-£1471.68 & £1380.72 West Shields

261.5p & 255.5p (x2) West Shields

Saler x–£1346.64 West Shields

271.5p West Shields

Stock Bull

Angus-£2678.50 Crowhall Farms, £1694.72 New Houses

243.5p Crowhall Farms

Limousin-£1754.83 New Houses

185.5p New Houses

Prime Sheep

Prime Hoggs

Hexham and Northern Marts sold 299 Prime Hoggs to a superb trade topping at £170 for a pair from J D Straughan, Hill Head Farm.

The Prime ring averaged £126.40 overall which included Mules, Blackfaces and even 20 Jacobs!

Entries to Jack on 07739 440457

Texel x –£170 Hill Head, £153.50 & £152.50 Hill Head, £150 Blackburn, £149 Palm Strothers, £148 Palm Strothers & Hill Head, £147.50 Hill Head Farm, £146 Blackburn, £144 Kellah, £143.50 Hill Head £141 High Woodfield

288.4p Palm Strothers, 286.3p Kellah, 279.6p Palm Strothers, 278.6p Low Staples, 277.7p Colepike, 275.5p Blackburn, 275.0p Colepike & West Shields, 273.4p Blackburn

Charollais x –£154 & £143 Low Barns

269.8p & 260.0p Low Barns

Mule –£137.50 Kellah

262.5p Great Chesters

Jacob-£126 Low Barns

248.9p (x2) Low Barns

Blackface –£129 Kellah, £126 Great Chesters

265.1p Great Chesters