A very poor show of clean cattle that sold to 265.5ppk for Charolais crosses from Mr F T Walton, Flotterton.
Charolais Heifers –£1619.55 Flotterton
British Blue Heifers-£1251.53 & £1208.77 Lee Hall
228.5p & 225.5p Lee Hall
Hereford x Heifers –£1054.22 Three Farms
205.5p Three Farms
Cast Cows & OTM
A week for black gold! Angus cows reign supreme with Mr W D Allen, Humbleheugh selling cows to £2041.02 and £1957.86.
Remarkably, Cows sharper on the week again. Leaner sorts especially sort after.
Messrs R Thornton & Sons, Cornhills sold British Blue crosses to 243.5ppk and Limousin crosses from Mrs R & M J Lee, Harwood Shield sold to 229.5ppk.
Plenty Angus cows selling in excess of 185ppk whilst continentals that lacked flesh sold between 165-175ppk.
Entries to Drew for next week on 07854 361967.
Angus –£2041.02, £1957.86 & £1509.45 Humbleheugh
223.5p, 213.5p & 195.5p Humbleheugh
Angus x-£1726.73 Donkin Rigg, £1599.38 Brownchesters, £1491.13 Flotterton
214.5p Donkin Rigg, 209.5p & 207.5p West Shields
Limousin-£1851.34 Harwood Shield, £1651.55 Cornhills, £1579.91 High Lovelady Shield, £1502.24 Lunns House
239.5p Harwood Shield, 220.5p Cornhills, 211.5p High Lovelady Shield & Flotterton, 203.5p Cornhills
British Blue-£1786.50 Harwood Shield, £1465.87 Cornhills, £1442.82 Salmonswell
243.5p Cornhills, 217.5p & 215.5p Harwood Shield, 209.5p Lee Hall, 208.5p Salmonswell
British Blue x–£1237.836 Camphill
Charolais x-£1669.72 Flotterton
Beef Shorthorn-£1652.40 Sillywrea
Saler x-£1516.73 West Shields
202.5p West Shields
Simmental x–£1646.88 East Wharmley
212.5p East Wharmley
Hereford-£1238.95 Three Farms
178.5p Three Farms
Hereford x-£1301.36 Donkin Rigg
191.5p Donkin Rigg
Holstein Friesian-£1176.70 Round Meadows
143.5p Round Meadows
British Friesian x-£873.92 Nilston Rigg
143.5p Nilston Rigg
OTM Galloway Steer-£1097.60 Blakehope Farm
171.5p Blakehope Farm
Limousin stock bulls sold to 183.5ppk (£1899.23) for an 11 year old from Mrs R & M J Lee, Harwood Shield.
Limousin-£1899.23 Harwood Shield
183.5p Harwood Shield
Angus-£1324.05 Partridge Nest
145.5p Partridge Nest
A mixed show of sheep forward with weights from 93kg down to 23kg, with a good proportion of heavy hoggs. Trade as expected was less on the week and averaged 224p for 1088 sold. Top price was £140 for a big Leicester from Allenshields and 262.5ppk from Highford Farm. Plainer sorts better sold on a Friday in the store ring.
Texel x –£135 Chesters, £127 Haggate Farm & Nilston Rigg, £126 Low Eshells, £124.50 Butsfield Burn, £122.50 Crescent Farm, £122 Haggate Farm, Old Town, Mickley Moor & Nilston Rigg, £120.50 Nilston Rigg, £120 Butsfield Burn, Chesters, Blackburn & Low Barns
265.2p Highford Farm, 261.0p Linacres, 257.5p Warksfield Head, 255.6p Haggate Farm, 253.4p Highford Farm, 252.2p Haggate Farm, 251.2p Woodcroft, 250.0p East Uppertown, Linacres & East Farm
Suffolk x –£134 Nilston Rigg, £120 Low Eshells, £118 Great Bavington, £117.50 Holling Hill, £116.50 Broomhall, £115 Middle Heads, Great Bavington & Holling Hill
232.6p Black Callerton, 222.9p Stewartshield Meadows, 222.2p Low Eshells, 221.3p East Newham, 221.2p Middle Heads
Dutch Texel x –£120 Willimoteswick
242.6p & 240.0p Willimoteswick
Cheviot x-£113 Willimoteswick
Cheviot Mule-£113 Woodcroft
Mule –£110 Nilston Rigg, £107 Woodcroft, £106 Holling Hill
217.7p Black Callerton
Blackface –£86 Warksfield Head
Jacob-£86 Low Barns