An extremely mixed show of prime cattle with predominantly plainer sorts forward.
The sale was led by a Lim x heifer from Mr JRG Johnson, West Wharmley selling to 287.5ppk.
Highest grossing beast was a heavy Charolais x steer from Mr F T Walton, Flotterton selling to £1951.09
Limousin Heifers – £1681.50 Stotsfold, £1607.28 West Wharmely
287.5p & 271.5p West Wharmley
Charolais x Heifers – £1686.65 & £1576.85 Flotterton
276.5p & 261.5p Flotterton
Angus Heifers – £1586.91 South Farm
256.5p South Farm
British Blue Heifers – £1368.31 Stotsfold
Ayrshire x Heifers – £736.80 Marley Cotes
153.5p Marley Cotes
Dairy Shorthorn – £819.49 Marley Cote Walls
155.5p Marley Cote Walls
Charolais x steers – £1951.09 & £1881.38 Flotterton
259.5p & 249.5p Flotterton
Cast Cows & OTM
A reduced entry of cows but a similar show with more leaner feeding sorts on offer.
Trade has firmed and has maintained the previous weeks rates.
The better end of feeders regularly broke the 190ppk barrier.
Leading the sale was a well finished, young Angus x cow from Bainbridge Farms, Donkin Rigg selling to 239.5ppk.
Messrs Mews, Glendue Farm sold non assured Blue cows to 227.5ppk.
Stock bulls sold to £1956.55 for a Blonde from Messrs P & P M Walker, Houselope Grange.
More cast cattle needed on a weekly basis to fulfil the weekly demand here at Hexham.
Please call Drew with enquiries on 07854 361967.
Limousin – £1713.95 West Nubbock, £1699.43 Sunniside, £1634.10 Grange House, £1546.88 West Nubbock, £1530.05 Ouston, £1480.88 West Nubbock, £1376.55 Ridley Stokoe, £1348.95 Stotsfold
227.5p Sunniside, 215.5p Ouston, 209.5p Grange House, 206.5p West Nubbock, 199.5p Ridley Stokoe
Angus – £1620.23 South Farm
189.5p South Farm
Angus x – £1578.75 Brownchesters, £1505.35 Donkin Rigg, £1489.85 & £1458.03 Brownchesters, £1432.21 Donkin Rigg, £1419.02 Bankfoot, 239.5p & 195.5p Donkin Rigg, 191.5p Bankfoot (x2), 187.5p & 185.5p Brownchesters
British Blue – £1510.60 Glendue, £1472.42 Sunniside, £1236.76 East Matfen
227.5p Glendue, 189.5p Sunniside, 179.5p East Matfen
Simmental x – £1772.00 Morley Hill
221.5p Morley Hill
Hereford – £1218.71 Chattlehope
Galloway – £941.05 Farneyshield
Swedish Red – £737.32 Glendue
Holstein Friesian – £818.13 Peepy Farm
137.5p Peepy Farm
Holstein Friesian x – £841.05 Peepy Farm
133.5p Peepy Farm
Ayrshire – £665.05 Marley Cote Walls
141.5p Marley Cote Walls
Blonde – £1956.55 Houselope Grange
17.5p Houselope Grange
Hexham & Northern Marts sold 2642 prime lambs to another great trade for the largest number seen for many years.
Topping the sale at £140 was a pair of Suffolk x lambs from Messrs G Carins & Ptns, Broomhall.
Top ppk was Beltex lambs at 320 ppk from Matfen Home Farms,
Once again with trade not affected by the number forward, all vendors went home happy,
Please remember to enter your stock, even if just a text the night before.
Office 01434 605444
Jack 07739 440457
Texel x – £138 Quarry House, £136.50 South Farm, £136 Broomhall, £135.50 Nilston Rigg, £135 South Farm & East House, £134.50 Nilston Rigg, £134 Low Ardley & High Eshells, £133.50 Nilston Rigg, £133 Nilston Rigg, Agars Hill & Broomhall, £132 Broomhall, £130.50 South Farm & Nilston Rigg, £130 Tedcastle, South Farm, Thockrington (x3), Matfen Estate & East House
309.5p, 301.2p & 298.8p (x2) Matfen Estate, 295.1p Hard Riding, 294.3p Quarry House, 294.2p Hard Riding, 294.1p & 290.2p Matfen Estate, 289.5p Quarry House & Agars Hill, 289.3p Matfen Estate, 289.0p East Newham, 288.4p East House, 287.8p Matfen Estate & Hard Riding
Dutch Texel – £129, £125, £123 & £121 Willimoteswick
284.1p, 275.0p & 274.5p Willioteswick
Suffolk x – £140 Broomhall, £135.50 Thockrington, £132.50 Nilston Rigg, £127.50, £126 (x4), £121.50 & £121 Thockrington, £120.50 Houselope Grange, £120 Old Town
255.8p & 254.7p Holystone Estate, 253.6p East Newham, 248.9p East Newham & Old Town, 247.8p Broomhall, 245.7p Fairley, 245.6p Broomhall, 245.2p Thockrington
Beltex x – £129 Quarry House, £128 Matfen Estate, £123 West Heddon, £120.50 Broomhall
320.0p Matfen Estate, 300.0p Quarry House, 293.9p Broomhall, 286.1p West Heddon
Charolais x – £119 West Heddon, £117 Low Barns, £116 East House
254.6p & 253.2p West Heddon, 252.2p East House
Cheviot Mule – £127 Lowes Fell, £121 Bankfoot, £120 High Eshells
244.9p High Eshells, 238.8p Low Ardley
Mule – £130 Chirdon, £119 Tenter House, £118.50 Tenter House & The Stobbs, £117 Chesters & Warksfield Head, £116 Tenter House, Broomhall & The Stobbs
242.2p Warksfield Head, 240.2p Great Chesters, 240.0p Chirdon, 239.1p The Steel, 238.8p Chesters & Warksfield Head, 238.5p Warksfield Head
Cheviot x – £104.50 Holystone Estate
248.8p Holystone Estate
Kerry Hill – £106 Tedcastle
Blackface – £110 Great Chesters
Leicester – £127.50 The Steel
Jacob – £117 Low Barns