Hexham Primestock

Hexham Auction Mart

Cattle

Prime Cattle

A nice show of clean sold very well with Chris Anderson, Broomhill sell well fleshed Limousin cross heifers to 317.5p/kg.

Messrs JB & N Harrison & Son, Colepike Home Farm sold Angus cross heifers to 271.5p/kg

Limousin Heifers –£1841.50 & £1630.30 Broomhill

317.5p & 307.5p Broomhill  

Angus x Heifers-£1709.33 Colepike Home Farm

267.5p/kg Colepike Home Farm

Angus Heifers –£1629 Colepike Home Farm

271.5p Colepike Home Farm

Young Bulls

A small offering of young bulls sold to good rates for the quality on offer.

Angus bulls to 237.5p/kg from Messrs JF & JK Haywood, Fell House and Holstein Bulls to 205.5p/kg or £1119.98 from Mr R H Frater, Moorlaws

Angus-£1793.13 Fell House

237.5p Fell House

Angus x-£1504.75 Moorlaws

231.5p Moorlaws

Holstein Friesian-£1119.98 Moorlaws

205.5p Moorlaws

Cast Cows & OTM

The varied show of cast cattle once again met a great trade here at Hexham. Leading the sale at 247.5p/kg was a British Blue x cow from Messrs J Lee & Sons, Agars Hill.

This was closely followed by the leading lady from Messrs J E Woodman & Sons run of cows from Great Chesters, another British Blue x selling for 243.5p/kg.

Friesian cows from Mr T M Reed, Rennys Barn sold to 171.5p/kg.

Plenty leaner, feeding sorts still selling in excess of 190p/kg and extremely easily sold.

Entries to Drew Patrick on 07854361967

Limousin –£1711.55 & £1689.95 Great Chesters, £1656.76 Swarland Old Hall, £1624.95 & £1601.05 Great Chesters, £1573.79 & £1572.08 Swarland Old Hall

235.5p Great Chesters, 233.5p Swarland Old Hall, 231.5p Great Chesters, 229.5p Agars Hill, 225.5p x2 Great Chesters

Angus x-£1622.12 Sunniside

195.5 Springwell

Angus –£1376.05 & £1276.80 Springwell Farm

199.5p Springwell Farm

Ayrshire-£990.45 Teasdale Cottage

139.5p Teasdale Cottage

British Blue –£1734.30 Great Chesters, £1713.80 Agars Hill, £1704.50 Great Chesters, £1576.58 Agars Hill

247.5p Agars Hill, 243.5p Great Chesters, 225.5p Agars Hill, 211.5p Great Chesters

Hereford x-£1576.05 Little Harle

199.5p Little Harle

Simmental-£1543.70 Parkside, £1182.75 & £1131.30 Newsham Grange

209.5p & 207.5p Newsham Grange

British Friesian-£1421.74 Rennys Barn

171.5p Rennys Barn

Lincoln Red Cross-£1299.97 & £1055.50 Alndyke Farm

189.5p & 185.5p Alndyke Farm

Dairy Shorthorn-£996.88 33 Lydgate Avenue

159.5p 33 Lydgate Avenue

Stock Bull

Stock Bulls in demand once again and sold to £2066.40 for a Limousin from RI Scott, Summery Hill, Barnard Castle.

Limousin-£2066.40 Summery Hill

184.5p Summery Hill

Angus-£1716.88 Black Callerton

167.5p Black Callerton

Prime Sheep

Prime Lambs

Hexham & Northern Marts sold 275 Prime lambs to a better-than-expected trade with all buyers keen for sheep.

Topping the sale at £218 was a super Texel x lamb from Messrs J & L Thompson, East Cottage. Who also sold lambs to 450p/kg.

Suffolk x lambs sold to £211.50 for a pair from Messrs D A & P Burn & Sons, Aydonshields.

Gordon Morley, Pigdon sold a pair of Texel x lambs to 444.4p/kg.

Contact the Office on 01434 605444

Jack-07739 440457

Harrison-07895 761102

Brian-07801 862792

Neil-07955 268459

Texel x-£216 East Cottage, £207.50 Rusheylaw, £202 Aydonshields, £200 Pigdon, £199 Halfway House, £195.50 East Cottage, £195 Aydonshields, £191 Haggate

450.0p East Cottage, 444.4p Pigdon, 421.6p East Cottage & Pigdon, 420.5p East Cottage

Suffolk x-£211.50 Aydonshields, £203 x2, £197.50 & £190 Black Heddon, £189 Aydonshields, £187 Black Heddon

399.1p Aydonshields, 395.0p Black Heddon, 393.8p Aydonshields, 389.6p Black Heddon

Charollais x-£199.50, £192 & £189.50 Black Heddon

391.8p & 391.5p Black Heddon

Rouge-£178 St Oswalds

404.6p St Oswalds

Prime Hoggs

49 Prime Hoggs sold to a great trade considering the time of year. Topping at £220 for a Suffolk x hogg from Messrs R H Thompson & Son, Fitches Grange

Texel x –£206 & £200 Haggate, £195 Fitches Grange, £180 Fell House, £174 Fitches Grange

338.8p, 330.0p, 328.3p & 311.1p Fitches Grange

Suffolk x –£220, £200, £174 & £170 Fitches Grange

322.2p & 320.0p Fitches Grange

Charollais x-£196, £194 & £190 Fitches Grange

339.3p, 336.0p, 332.1p & 323.5p Fitches Grange

Mule –£197 Fitches Grange

328.3p Fitches Grange

Swaledale-£158 Morley Hill

Prime Ewes

34 Prime Ewes & Tups continued to sell well even after recent festival demand.

Topping the sale at £220 was a Texel from Kellett & Harrison, Harambee.

Texel x-£220 Errington Farm, £169, £168 & £158 x2 Haggate

Suffolk x –£167 Haggate Farm

Blackface-£133 Sewingshields

Blackface Ram-£128 Riding Farm