Hexham Primestock


Prime Cattle

A right menagerie of clean cattle this week, well finished Blue cross heifers from Messrs H Clark & Son, Paxton Dene sold to 298.5ppk.

Highest grossing beat came in Angus form from Cheesebrough & Son Ltd, Buildings Farm selling to £1938.30.

British Blue Heifers-£1835.78 & £1731.65 Paxton Dene

298.5p & 293.5p Paxton Dene

Limousin Heifers –£1796.22 Paxton Dene

293.5p Paxton Dene

Charolais Heifers –£1646.88 & £1581.97 Flotterton

269.5p (x2) Flotterton

Angus Heifers –£1938.30 Buildings Farm

 248.5p Buildings Farm

Ayshire Heifers-£899.93 Marley Cote Walls

177.5p Marley Cote Walls

Cast Cows & OTM

More Cast Cows forward that met a faster trade, the mixed show of 61 cows averaged an impressive 209.2ppk. Better continental cows selling in excess of 235ppk. Angus cross cows in real demand with numerous cows breaking the 220ppk barrier in the Hexham Cast Cow ring today.

Taking top honour was a Limousin cross cow from Messrs Rochester & Murray, Glebe Farm selling to 263.5ppk.

Highest grossing cow was a heavy, non-assured Angus cow from Robert Graham, The Gennell realising £1974.50.

Holstein cows sold well with S J Kellett & Son, Whitehouse Farm selling cows to £1551.83.

More cows of all classes could have been sold to the vendors advantage.

Please call Drew (on 07854 361967) with entries for next week.

Limousin –£1884.87 Buildings Farm, £1868.69 Great Chesters, £1860.31 Glebe Farm, £1836.34 Great Chesters

263.5p & 247.5p Glebe Farm, 245.5p & 240.5p Great Chesters, 239.5p Buildings Farm, 237.5p Low Stokoe, 235.5p Beacon Rigg

Angus –£1974.50 The Glennell, £1714.63 Nookton

236.5p Nookton, 207.5p Lynnshield

Angus x-£1740.38 Newlands Haugh, £1659.35 Nookton, £1655.38 Heckley High House

239.5p & 237.5p Heckley High House, 229.5p & 227.5p Newlands Haugh

British Blue-£1820.00, £1814.04 & £1805.00 Great Chesters, £1794.50 Make-Me-Rich

244.5p Great Chesters, 242.5p Make-Me-Rich, 237.5p Great Chesters

British Blue x–£1754.77 Wallend Farm

231.5p Wallend Farm

Simmental x–£1774.13 High House, £1393.29 Hedley West

207.5p High House, 205.5p Hedley West  

Blonde x-£1751.04 Newlands Haugh

201.5p Newlands Haugh

Beef Shorthorn-£1789.72 & £1552.31 Sillywrea

221.5p & 216.5p Sillywrea

Luing-£1508.50 Laings Hill

215.5p Laings Hill

Montbeliarde x-£1339.50 Hedley West

183.5p Hedley West

Hereford x-£1010.88 Lynnshield

175.5p Lynnshield

Holstein Friesian-£1551.83 Whitehouse Farm, £1367.88 Cairnhead Farm

181.5p Whitehouse Farm, 176.5p Cairnhead Farm

Holstein Friesian x-£1166.20 Cairnhead Farm

171.5p Cairnhead Farm

Dairy Shorthorn-£792.21 Marley Cote Walls

134.5p Marley Cote Walls

Prime Sheep

Prime Hoggs

Hexham and Northern Marts sold 582 Prime Hoggs to a lesser trade for a wide rang of breeds, shapes and sizes forward.

The sale peaked at £150 for a huge Suffolk cross hogg from Mr Peter Burgess, High Keenley Fell.

Topping the ppk was a shapey Beltex cross at 276.2ppk from Messrs I & L Weatherley, Windy Hill.

Entries to Jack on 07739 440457

Entries to Harrison on 07895 761102

Texel x –£134.50 South Acton Farm, £130 Chesters & Middle Heads, £127.50 (x2) South Acton Farm, £127 Rare Dene, £126 West Shields, £125.50 South Acton Farm, £123 Colepike & South Acton Fam, £122 Ravenside, South Acton Farm & Low Eshells

256.5p Windy Hill, 247.6p Broomfield, 246.0p Colepike, 245.0p & 244.6p Middle Heads, 244.4p Normans Riding, 240.2p Spenside, 238.1p Woodcroft, 236.5p Colepike, 235.6p Broomfield

Suffolk x –£150 High Keenley Fell, £133, £129 & £120 Baal Hill, £119 Baal Hill & Flotterton, £117 Lunns House, £116.50 Rare Dene, £116 Broomfield, £115 Baal Hill & Flotterton

235.3p & 230.8p High Keenley Fell, 230.0p Flotterton, 227.5p Broomfield, 226.3p, 225.5p, 225.4p & 224.5p Baal Hill

Beltex x –£116 Windy Hill

276.2p Windy Hill, 262.2p Linacres, 260.6p Windy Hill

Dutch Texel x-£114 Willimoteswick

242.6p Willimoteswick

Leicester-£113 Great Chesters

Ryeland-£107 Pondfield Villa

214.0p Pondfield Villa

Cheviot x-£100 Willimoteswick

222.2p Willimoteswick

Cheviot Mule-£108 Woodcroft

216.0p Woodcroft

Mule –£110 Flotterton, £105.50 Great Chesters, £105 Baal Hill

217.7p Great Chesters, 214.0p Flotterton, 211.7p Woodcroft, 210.0p Baal Hill

Cheviot-£105.50 & £103.50 Flotterton

230.0p, 227.9p & 224.5p Flotterton

Blackface –£106 Great Chesters

Swaledale-£94 & £93.50 Woodcroft

208.9p Woodcroft

Prime Ewes

Suffolk cross ewes sold to £125 from Messrs I & C Weatherley, Windy Hill. While Texel cross ewes sold to £121 from Mr R H Walton, Linacres.

Suffolk x-£125 Windy Hill

Texel x –£121 Linacres, £118 & £115 Broomfield