A varied selection of clean cattle with the good, the bad and the ugly forward.
Sale was topped by a handy weight Limousin x heifer from Mr J R G Johnson, West Wharmley selling to 293.5ppk.
Highest grossing heifer came from Mr F T Walton, Flotterton, who sold a Charolais to £1671.09.
Limousin Heifers – £1631.86 & £1493.03 West Wharmley
293.5p & 269.5p West Wharmley
Charolais x Heifers – £1671.09, £1668.22 & £1590.24 Flotterton
285.5p, 278.5p & 273.5p Flotterton
Hereford x Heifers – £1641.31 Burmoor
Angus x Steers – £1501.65 Saugh House
211.5p Saugh House
Cast Cows & OTM
More cows forward and an increase in buying clientele made for a sharper trade.
The days sale was topped at 245.5ppk for an outstanding pure Limousin cow from Messrs Rochester & Murray, Glebe Farm.
The same cow took the highest grossing price of £2084.30.
Feeding cows took a noticeable rise and would be 10-12ppk dearer on the week.
More numbers needed to satisfy demand.
Please call Drew on 07854 361967
Limousin – £2084.30 Glebe Farm, £1613.85 & £1579.30 Saugh House, £1573.06 & £1547.91 Morley Hill, £1545.14 Springwell Cottage, £1504.95 Glebe Farm
245.5p Glebe Farm, 221.5p Saugh House, 220.5p Morley Hill, 219.5p & 217.5p Saugh House, 215.5p Springwell Cottage
Angus x – £1370.33 Springwell
British Blue – £1229.86 Chirdon
Charolais x – £1739.09 Tarset Hall
215.5p Tarset Hall
Simmental x – £1479.28 Black Callerton, £1474.73 Springwell, £1463.48 Greyside
199.5p Chirdon, 197.5p Greyside & Black Callerton
Luing – £1305.15 & £1245.83 Garden House
169.5p (x2) Garden House
Salers x – £1329.38 Saugh House
187.5p Saugh House
British Shorthorn – £1131.77 Saugh House
191.5p Saugh House
Longhorn – £1142.35 & £993.27 Shaftoe Moor
170.5p & 169.5p Shaftoe Moor
Friesian – £1075.32 Burmoor
Hexham & Northern Marts sold 1415 prime lambs to a slightly reduced trade as seen nationally.
Topping the sale was a tremendous Texel lamb at £140 from Mrs R & M J Lee, Harwood Shield.
Topping ppk was a pen of 9 Dutch Texel lambs at 286.4ppk from Merssrs J E Henderson & Son, Burntongues.
Texel x – £140 & £137.50 Harwood Shield, £135.50 St Oswalds & Loadman, £133 West Moorhouses & St Oswalds, £131 Low Eshells, £130.50 Harwood Shield, £130 Dukesfield Hall & Grange House Farm, £129.50 Fairley & Harwood Shield, £128.50 New Kennels, £128 Linacres (x2), £127.50 West Cocklaw, £127 Lunns House, Hareshaw & Quickeningcote, £126.50 Spittalshield & Loadman Farm
279.8p West Cocklaw, 275.0p Lords Lot, 274.4p Warksfield, 273.8p East Newham, 272.7p St Oswalds, 272.6p Linacres (x2), 272.5p Quickeningcote, 268.3p New Kennels, 267.1p Delight, New Kennels & West Cocklaw, 266.3p Town Farm, 264.3p Tresco, 264.2p Harwood Shield, 264.1p Linacres, 262.8p St Oswalds, 262.5p & 262.2p Loadman
Suffolk x – £132.50 Sunniside, £130 Brownsleazes, £129 Lords Lot, £127.50 Dukesfield Hall, £127 East Newham, £126.50 Sunniside, £124.50 Aydonshields, £123 Lunns House, £122.50 Brownsleazes & East Newham, £121.50 Delight, £121 Sunniside, £120 Fairley & Lords Lot
258.9p Thornton Tower, 255.4p Delight, 255.0p Dukesfield Hall, 254.4p Delight, 253.3p Grange House, 250.0p Brownsleazes, East Newham & Aydonshields
Beltex x – £119 Low Staples, £116 Linacres
283.3p Low Staples, 281.3p West Moorhouses
Dutch Texel – £132.50, £126, £121, £120 & £119 Burntongues, £118.50 Willimoteswick
286.4 Burntongues, 282.1p Willimoteswick, 276.7p & 276.0p Burntongues
Dutch Spotted – £112.50 Linacres
Charolais x – £128.50 Sunniside, 125.50 Bankfoot, £123 Sunniside & Bankfoot, £122, £121.50 & £120.50 Sunniside
256.8p Bankfoot, 256.4p, 256.3p, 254.2p & 253.1p Sunniside, 251.0p Bankfoot (x2)
Cheviot Mule – £116 Flotterton
Cheviot x – £125 Willimoteswick
Mule – £128.50& £120 Harwood Shield, £117.50 Brownsleazes, £116.50 Spittalshield, £116 Harwood Shield. £115 Brownsleazes & Hareshaw
244.7p Brownsleazes, 244.6p Hole Farm, £243.5p Hareshaw
Blackface – £103.50 Hole Farm, £102 Quickeningcote
240.7p Hole Farm
Leicester – £122 Hole Farm
Prime ewes topped at £134 for Texels from Mr J Harrison, Moralees.
Texel x – £134, £128 & £118 (x2) Moralees