Limousin Heifers –£1510.60 Great Chesters
290.5p Great Chesters
Charolais Heifers –£1665.00 Great Chesters
277.5p Great Chesters
Cast Cows & OTM
A mixed bag of Cast Cattle this week, anything with flesh sold to extreme rates for the quality forward.
Topping the sale from deepest Co.Durham was Mr R Williamson, Littleburn with a very stylish pure Limousin cow that realised 292.5ppk.
Well fleshed Angus cross cows sold 235.5ppk from Mr G R & S K Meek, Eland Hall. The same cow took the highest grossing honours and sold to £1905.20.
Holstein cows from Peepy Farm Ltd cashed away to 191.5ppk.
Whitebred Shorthorn Stock Bull from Mr J Ions & Son, High Thorneyburn sold to 161.5ppk.
Lean feeding types as dear as ever and in real demand with many exceeding 210ppk.
Please can we have entries to the Office or Drew at least the day before the sale to inform buyers with expected numbers,
Limousin –£1832.18 & £1777.55 Glebe Farm, £1755.00 Littleburn Farm, £1702.80 Eland Hall, £1681.110 Lunns House
292.5p & 261.5p Littleburn Farm, 244.5 & 243.5p Glebe Farm, 240.5p Lunns House, 239.5p Glebe Farm
Angus –£1905.20 Eland Hall
235.5p Eland Hall
Angus x-£1302.20 Armond Carr Farm
British Blue –£1244.10 Bridge End Farm, £1239.09 The Fawns
200.5p The Fawns
Simmental x–£1242.86 Cooper House
197.5p Cooper House
Beef Shorthorn-£1411.00 Monk Farm
207.5p Monk Farm
Holstein Friesian-£1149.00 Peepy
Montbeliard-£1091.8 Hedley West
183.5p Hedley West
Whitebred Shorthorn-£1398.59 High Thorneyburn
161.5p High Thorneyburn
Hexham and Northern Marts sold 339 Prime Hoggs to another great trade for all breeds.Taking top spot today was a massive Texel x realising £187 from Mr D Dixon, Middle Heads.
Texel x –£187 Middle Heads, £170 Hill Head, £159 Bankfoot, £156 Baal Hill, £154 Middle Heads, Hill Head, Windy Walls, & Palm Strothers, £153 West Shields, £152 Hill Head, £151 Palm Strothers, £150 Middle Heads, Bankfoot (x2) & Palm Strothers (x2)
319.2p Bankfoot, 312.5p & 309.1p Palm Strothers, 308.5p Middle Heads, 307.5p Linacres, 306.7p Palm Strothers, 306.4p & 303.1p Middle Heads, 302.9p Linacres, 300.0p Palm Strothers & Bankfoot
Suffolk x –£165 & £163 Baal Hill, £161 & £157 Saugh House, £149 (x2) Baal Hill, £147 West Shields
300.0p South Byre, 292.2p (x2) Baal Hill, 282.1p South Byre
Charollais x –£171, £168 & £161 Hill Head
311.1p Hill Head
Shropshire-£154 & £153 Hill Head
285.2p Hill Head
Mule –£148, £147 (x2) & £145.50 Saugh House
294.0p Saugh House, 293.2p Baal Hill,
Jacob-£137 & £134 (x2) Low Barns
274.0p, 273.5p & 264.3p Low Barns
Swaledale –£116 Baal Hill
261.5p Baal Hill
Small show or Prime Ewes sold to a top of £155 from Messrs K & H M Pickering, Fairspring.
Texel x –£151 Fairspring
Suffolk x-£155 Fairspring
Beltex x-£141 Fairpsring
Swaledale-£75 Baal Hill
A handful of Store Hoggs sold to £126 from Messrs Urwin & Robson, Parmontley Hall with Mules to £92 from the same home.
Texel x-£126 Parmontley Hall, £119.50 Bower Farm
Mule-£92 Parmontley Hall