A very mixed show of clean cattle sold to a similar trade to the previous week. Messrs T L Forster & Son, Lowes Fell sold Limousin cross heifers to 283.5ppk.
Limousin Heifers –£1494.43 Lowes Fell
283.5p & 282.5p Lowes Fell
Charolais Heifers –£1596.50 & £1577.48 Barker House
257.5p & 256.5p Barker House
British Blue Heifers-£1536.92 Barker House
249.5p Barker House
Luing Heifers-£1271.45 Laings Hill
215.5p Laings Hill
One young, heavy Limousin bull forward from Messrs R Thornton & Sons, Cornhills went on to realise £1927.98.
Cast Cows & OTM
Another bumper entry of cows this week with more fresh vendors taking advantage of the returns on offer here at Hexham. Cows slightly shaper on the week overall.
Messrs G W & C Athey & Son, High Lovelady Shield sold British Blue cross cows to 233.5ppk.
A smart run of British Friesian cows from Peepy Farm Ltd, which sold to 163.5ppk.
Highest grossing cow of the day came from Mr J S A Dodds, High House Farm with a Limousin cross selling to £1776.60.
Limousin –£1776.60 High House Farm, £1711.19 Lowes Fell, £1596.39 Rusheylaw, £1593.60 Fairspring Farm, £1502.74 Intake
211.5p High House Farm, 209.5p Rusheylaw, 207.5p Fairspring Farm, 201.5p Rusheylaw, 199.5p Redburn Farm
Angus –£1563.38 & £1366.30 South Farm
189.5p (x2) South Farm
Angus x–£1669.85 & £1568.93 Evistones Farm, £1534.09 Intake, £1522.50 & £1517.34 The Raw
189.5p Intake, 187.5p The Raw, 185.5p Intake & The Raw, 183.5p Evistones (x2)
British Blue –£1615.82 High Lovelady Shield, £1402.25 Grange House Farm
233.5p High Lovelady Shield, 177.5p Grange House Farm
Simmental-£1387.00 Bavington Hill Head
182.5p Bavington Hill Head
Simmental x-£1260.14 & £1235.43 Hackford
185.5p & 184.5p Hackford
Stabiliser x-£1373.65 Goften Farm
165.5p Goften Farm
Charolais-£1140.53 Humber Hill
166.5p Humber Hill
Luing –£1279.73 Ridley Stokoe, £1265.11 Townshields
170.5p Townshields, 169.5p Ridley Stokoe
Holstein Friesian-£1136.84 Cairnhead Farm
146.5p Cairnhead Farm
British Friesian-£1088.91 Peepy Farm
163.5p Peepy Farm
Healthy returns observed for Stock Bulls once again with J M Dickenson, Hope House, Middleton In Teasdale selling a Limousin to 173.5ppk.
Messrs G W & C Athey & Son, High Lovelady Shield also peaked at 173.5ppk again for a Limousin Bull.
R & T Postlethwaite, Laings Hill sold a heavy Luing bull to gross £1726.88
Limousin-£1717.65 High Lovelady Shield
173.5p High Lovelady Shield & Hope House
Luing-£1726.88 Laings Hill
153.5p Laings Hill
Hexham and Northern Marts sold 1160 Prime Lambs to a similar trade for the quality on display.
Topping the sale was a Suffolk cross lamb at £135 from J C Rutherford, Old Town.
Three different vendors sold lambs to £132; a Texel cross from RI & WM Addison, Littlebeck Farm, a pair of Suffolk crosses from J C Rutherford, Old Town and a pair of Texel crosses from Messrs T W Dinning & Son, Watch Currock.
Top ppk went to Messrs J E Henderson & Son, Burntongues for a trio of Texels at 313.2ppk.
Belly clipping to commence next week, Facilities are available here at the mart.
Entries to Jack on 07739 440457
Texel x –£132 Littlebeck Farm & Watch Currock, £127 Town Farm, £125.50 Middle Heads, £125 High Eshells, Middle Heads, Littlebeck, High Town Farm & Watch Currock, £124.50 (x2) Middle Heads, £124 East House Farm, Old Town (x2) & Watch Currock (x2), £123.50 Low Eshells & Town Farm
313.2p & 297.4p Burntongues, 290.7p High Town Farm, 288.1p & 285.0p Burntongues, 281.0p Nunwick, 277.8p Littlebeck & Watch Currock, 273.9p High Town Farm, 273.3p Burntongues & High Town Farm, 269.8p Linacres, 269.6p East House Farm
Suffolk x –£135 & £132 Old Town, £126.50 Great Bavington, £124 & £123 Flotterton, £122 Baal Hill & Old Town, £120.50 Great Bavington, £119 Flotterton (x2) & Lunns House
251.1p & 248.7p East House Farm, 247.9p Flotterton, 243.8p Woodcroft, 242.9p Flotterton, 239.2p Old Town & Baal Hill, 238.5p Great Bavington, 238.4p West Shields, 238.0p Lunns House
Dutch Texel x-£121 & £119.50 Willimoteswick
Cheviot Mule –£117.50 Woodcroft
Cheviot x-£125 Flotterton, £119 Willimoteswick
242.2p Willimoteswick, 240.7p Flotterton
Kerry Hill-£116 Comb Hills
236.7p Comb Hills
Mule –£119.50 & £116.50 Quarry House
247.9p & 239.0p Quarry House
Blackface –£107 Tenter House
222.9p Tenter House
Texel Tups sold to £158 from Mr A Peart & Son, Woodcroft.
Texel Tup-£158 Woodcroft
Texel x –£134 Moss Barns