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
Drew Patrick-07854 361967
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
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 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
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