Prime Cattles lightly sharper on the week with Limousin cross heifers from Messrs Graham & Son, Miller Hill selling to 278.5ppk.
Top grossing beast came from Mr R M Johnston, High Fotherley with a heavy Angus cross heifer selling to £1665.54.
Limousin Heifers –£1629.23 Miller Hill
278.5p Miller Hill
Charolais Heifers –£1596.38 & £1571.85 Flotterton
249.5p (x2) Flotterton
British Blue Heifers-£1385.65 Miller Hill
267.5p Miller Hill
Angus Heifers –£1665.54 High Fotherley
245.5p High Fotherley
Ayshire Heifers-£819.77 Marley Cote Walls
171.5p Marley Cote Walls
Cast Cows & OTM
A fantastic entry of 77 cows this week with met a tremendous trade, dearer on the week. New purchasers to Hexham ensured a flying trade for those better continental types.
Pure Limousin cows from Messrs J Lee & Son, Morley Hill sold to 248.5ppk. British Blue cross cows from the same home realised 237.5ppk.
The man, the myth, the legend, John Moralee, Hard Riding sold the highest grossing cow, with an 8-year-old British Blue cross cow selling to £1978.20.
Well fleshed Angus cows from Messrs J E Batey & Son, North Acomb cashed at £1740.84.
Hill bred cows were on an absolute flyer today with Galloway cows from Mr J Ions & Son, High Thorneyburn selling to 205.5ppk.
With increasing fire power around Hexham Cast Cow ring more entries are needed to fulfil demand.
Why settle for less anywhere else?
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British Blue –£1978.20 Hard Riding, £1766.70 & £1698.70 Morley Hill, £1668.75 Grange House, £1644.75 Barker House, £1608.86 Tedcastle
237.5p Morley Hill, 235.5p Hard Riding, 226.5p Morley Hill, 207.5p Barker House
Limousin –£1865.84 & £1861.27 Morley Hill, £1695.38 Rusheylaw, £1670.13 Springwell Cottage, £1634.38 Burnbank
248.5p & 229.5p Morley Hill, 226.5p Kellah Farm, 223.5p Stone Stile, 218.5p Settlingstones, 215.5p Springwell Cottage, 205.5p Rusheylaw & Linshiels
Charolais-£1870.50, £1771.41, £1692.60 & £1660.02 Loadman
217.5p, 205.5p & 201.5p Loadman
Angus –£1740.84 & £1606.45 North Acomb
210.5p North Acomb
Angus x-£1680.87 Low Horton, £1511.25 Settlingstones, £1457.11 Flotterton, £1421.63 Lynnshield
212.5p Lynnshield, 189.5p Low Horton, 188.5p (x2) Flotterton
Blonde x-£1332.45 Houselope Grange
211.5p Houselope Grange
Galloway-£1428.23 High Thorneyburn
205.5p High Thorneyburn
Hereford-£916.64 North Churchlands
168.5p North Churchlands
Hereford x-£1242.50 New Rift
177.5p New Rift
Luing-£1393.47 Low Chesterhope
175.5p Low Chesterhope
Simmental x-£1284.81 Morley Hill
189.5p Morley Hill
Highland-£754.81 High Thorneyburn
143.5p High Thorneyburn
Stock Bulls sold to a high of 169.5ppk for a Limousin from Mr B A Swallow, Dukesfield Hall.
Limousin-£1710.26 Dukesfield Hall
169.5p Dukesfield Hall
A small entry of Hoggs including 60 from Messrs Heatherington, Old Hall that topped at £155 and 291.7ppk for Texel crosses and averaged 264.8ppk.
Texel x –£155, £154, £150, £149 (x2), £18.50, £148, £147 (x2) & £145 Old Hall
291.7p, 288.2p (x2), 281.1p, 277.8p, 272.8p & 270.9p Old Hall
Suffolk x –£145 Old Hall
254.9p Old Hall
Charollais x –£147& £145 Old Hall
Beltex x –£138 Low West House
270.6p Low West House
Jacob-£110 Low Barns
152.8p Low Barns
Blackface –£120 Sewingshields
A small show of Lambs sold to £155 & £154 for Texel crosses from Grange House Farm with 2 Beltex crosses from Crescent Farm making 392.1ppk.
Texel x-£155, £154 & £150 Grange House
369.1p & 357.1p Grange House
Beltex x-£149 Crescent Farm
392.1p Crescent Farm
More Ewes this week, topping at £160 from Low West House, Tow Law.
Texel x –£160 Low West House, £150, £144 & £140 (x2) Aydon North Farm
Cheviot x –£97 Blindburn
Mule –£120 Tarset Hall
Jacob-£105 Low Barns