Hexham Primestock

Cattle

Prime Cattle

Clean heifers a touch easier and cashed to 239.5ppkg for a Limousin x heifer from Mr FT Walton, Flotterton. Angus heifers sold to 238.5ppkg from Alan Lawson & Son, South Farm, Hallington

Limousin x Heifers – £1429.82 & 239.5p Flotterton

Charolais x Heifers – £1342.25 & 227.5p Flotterton

Angus Heifers – £1454.85 & 238.5p Hallington South Farm

Cast Cows & OTM

Trade has eased on cast cows as expected.

Cows sold to 169.5ppkg for a Limousin x cow from Messrs Urwin & Robson, Parmontley Hall.

Cast Bulls sold to £1493.28 for a Limousin Stock Bull from RP Ridley, Low Huntwell.

Please note we must have cattle entered before the sale so we can inform potential purchasers

Limousin x – £1148.18 Brownsleazes, £1102.50 Lunns House, £1061.07 Parmontley Hall, £1055.25 Lunns House, £1049.63 The Boat

169.5p Parmontley Hall, 157.5p Brownsleazes & Lunns House (x2)

Angus – £1143.62 Hallington South Farm, £1038.87 Fell House

159.5p Hallington South Farm, 145.5p Fell House

Angus x – £1364.13 The Boat, £1198.33 Colepike

167.4p The Boat, 161.5p Colepike

British Blue x – £1123.50 Warksfield Head, £1018.50 Parkside

160.5p Warksfield Head, 145.5p Parkside

Simmental x – £1054.45 164.5p The Rock

Angus Bull – £1245.09 & 171.5p Barrasford Green

Limousin Bull – £1493.28 Low Huntwell, £1216.37 Low Stokoe

132.5p Low Huntwell

Prime Sheep

Prime Lambs

Less sheep forward on the week due to man regular customers being on a standstill from the breeding sheep sales last week.

As with other centres, trade was less on the week but heaver sorts and good well fleshed lambs still selling well, meaning the overall average per head was only £1 back on the week.

Top price was £129 & 274.5p for Beltex crosses from Hallington Newhouses whose pen of 25 smart lambs averaged £116.50

Texel x – £126.50 Thockrington, £123 Dukesfield Hall, £122 Hill Crest, £120.50 Hedley Park, £120 Hill Crest & Harwood Shield, £119.50 Hallington Newhouses, £116.50 East Uppertown, £116 Thockrington, £115.50 Great Chesters, £115 Moss Barns & Woodcroft, £114.50 Harwood Shield, £112 Thockrington, £111.50 East Uppertown, £111 Great Chesters & Old Town (x2), £110.50 Harwood Shield, Tenter House,  Hallington Newhouses & West Shields, £110 Hallington Newhouses (x2)

261.9p & 250.0p Hallington  Newhouses, 242.7p, 242.4p, 241.9p & 237.5p East Uppertown, 235.1p Hallington Newhouses, 234.9p East Uppertown, 231.0p Tenter House

Dutch Texel x – £107 North Cocklake (x2)

243.2p & 236.1p North Cocklake

Suffolk x – £120 (x2) & £115.50 Thockrington, £113.50 Sunniside, £112.50 Thockrington, £112 Old Town, £110 Sunniside

231.0p & 229.6p Thockrington, 224.5p Sunniside

Beltex x – £129, £122.50 Hallington Newhouses

274.5p, 266.7p & 250.0p Hallington Newhouses

Charollais x – £116 Old Town, £115, £114.50, £110.50 & £110 Sunniside

230.2p, 230.0p, 229.2p & 225.0p Sunniside

Cheviot Mule – £105, £100 & £97.50 Bingfield Combe, £95.50 Highwood

212.8p Bingfield Combe, 212.2p Highwood, 212.0p Bingfield Combe

Mule – £103.50 Harwood Shield, £100 Glenhill, £98.50 Bulls Hill, £93 Warksfield Head

204.7p Black Callerton, 201.1p Warksfield Head, 200.0p Glenhill

Jacob – £94 Low Barns

Prime Ewes

Texel x – £119 Stobbilee Farm

Mule – £94 Stobbilee Farm