Store Cattle & Store Sheep

Store Cattle

Fewer cattle forward with it being later on in the season but trade was as strong as last week with lesser sorts yet again selling well.

A fabulous run of Limousin and Charolais cross steers from Messrs Woodman, Great Chesters sold to £1710. At the same money was a hefty Angus cross heifer from Messrs Burn & Son, Aydonshields.

Another smart run of ¾ bred Limousin heifers from A & D Proctor, Swarland Old Hall sold to £1150.

Please do not hesitate to contact Auctioneers if you are thinking of marketing any cattle over the next few weeks.

Chris Armstrong-07808 721957

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Leading prices;

Cattle 23 – 30 Months

Limousin x steers –£1580 Great Chesters, £1570 Berry Edge, £1480 Dene House, £1460 Great Chesters

British Blue x steers-£1270 Camphill

Angus steers-£1380 Moss Barns

Angus x steers-£1400 & £1380 (x2) Bankfoot

Limousin x heifers-£1580 Berry Edge, £1370 Low Hall, £1360 Berry Edge, £1300 Low Hall

Blonde x heifers-£1420 Dene House

British Blue x heifers-£1350 Low Hall, £1240 Camphill

Angus heifers-£1280 Woodwell House

Angus x heifers –£1400 Aydonshields, £1280, £1270, £1260 & £1230 Bankfoot

Beef Shorthorn-£1190 Woodlands

Cattle 17 – 22 Months

Limousin x steers –£1710 Great Chesters, £1690 Berry Edge, £1600 (x2) Great Chesters, £1580 Low Hall, £1530 Great Chesters

Charolais x steers –£1670, £1560, £1510 Great Chesters

Limousin x heifers –£1590 Brokenheugh, £1330 & £1320 Stoneygate, £1260 Low Hall, £1250 Dene House

Angus x heifers –£1710 & £1660 Aydonshields  

 Cattle 11 – 16 Months

Limousin x steers –£1250 (x2) Grange House, £1230 & £1200 Brokenheugh

Charolais x steers –£1060 Harnham Hall

Angus x steers –£1050 & £1020 Hedley Park

Simmental x steers –£1360, £1280, £1250 & £1200 Hartley West

South Devon steers-£1070 The Deans

Hereford x steers-£1080 & £1055 High Wooley

Limousin x heifers –£1330 Horseholme, £1260 Stoneygate, £1250 Grange House

British Blue heifers-£1220 & £1090 Light Birks

Angus heifers-£970 Braidley

Angus x heifers –£1230 Hedley Park

Simmental x heifers-£1040 Hartley West

Hereford heifers-£760 Three Farms

Hereford x heifers-£790 Three Farms

Cattle 10 months and under

Limousin x steers –£1110 & £1080 Edges Green

Limousin x heifers –£1150 Swarland Old Hall

Cast Ewes

A lesser show of Cast Ewes & Rams sold to another good trade.

Topping the sale was a trio of Texels at £250 from C & C Farming, Flotterton Cottage.

Texel cross Ewes sold to £220 from Messrs E Milburn & Son, Holling Hill.

Swaledale Ewes sold to £113 for a pair from Messrs W D & B Thompson, East Unthank.

More wanted at Hexham with plenty of buyer’s ringside.

Contact Jack on 07739 440457.

Texel-£250 Flotterton Cottage

Texel x-£220 & £190 Holling Hill, £188 Flotterton Cottage, £180 Great Tosson, £162 Agars Hill, £160 Yew Tree & Willimoteswick, £158 Great Tosson

Suffolk x-£180 & £179 Flotterton, £174 Yew Tree

Dutch Texel-£170 Willimoteswick

Beltex x-£158 Great Tosson

Cheviot –£138 Flotterton

North Country Cheviot-£120 Flotterton, £110 Quickening Cote Farm

South Country Cheviot-£110 Flotterton

Cheviot Mule –£104 South Farm, £102 Cornhills

Mule –£138 Holling Hill, £136 Burnbank & Holling Hill, £134 Beaumont House, High House & Rare Dene

Teeswater-£132 Yew Tree

Beulah-£110 & £99 Middle Moor

Blackface –£116 Burnbank, £115 Harsondale

Swaledale –£113 East Unthank, £110 Hackford

Cast Tups

Cast Tups continue to sell well to a top of £208 for a trio of Bluefaced Leicester from Mr T J Lee & Son, Hackford.

Texel-£180 Woodlands Place, £178 Beaumont House, £170 Stone Hall, Rare Dene & Great Tosson

Beltex-£176 Great Tosson

Leicester-£208 & £180 Hackford

Cheviot-£120 East Unthank

Blackface-£136 Burnbank

Store Hoggs

A entry of 207 Store Hoggs sold to a strong trade considering it is the middle of June and a lot of lean hoggs on display.

Topping the sale was a Texel cross at £150 from Mr K Springett, Ochrelands.

Texel x-£150 Ochrelands, £140 Broomhall Farm, £139 Ochrelands, £136 Holly Hill West, £134 Cornhills, £130 Ochrelands, £128 Broomhall, £126 High House Farm, £123 Newshield Farm, £122 High House Farm

Suffolk x –£105 Newshield Farm

Mule –£129 & £128 Broomhall Farm

South Country Cheviot-£116 Flotterton

Blackface-£126 Harsondale, £117 Closehead

Swaledale –£109 Taylor Burn

Beulah-£87 Middle Moor