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
Angus-£2678.50 Crowhall Farms, £1694.72 New Houses
243.5p Crowhall Farms
Limousin-£1754.83 New Houses
185.5p New Houses
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