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Date: 27 April 2022 | Primestock

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Wooler Prime Sheep Sale

Wooler, Berwick Road, Wooler, NE71 6SL

At Wooler on Wednesday 27th April Harrison and Hetherington held their weekly sale of primestock selling 465 prime sheep comprising of 311 Hoggs and 154 Cast Ewes & Rams

Hoggs:

Flesh and heavies dearer, leaner types similar.

Sale topped with Beltex hoggs to £169 from J Vickers, South Rennington

Leading prices per head: Beltex: £169, £168, £160 South Rennington, £139.50, £139 Yetlington Lane. Texel: £158, £155.50 Edlingham Newtown, £154, £144 Hetton Law, £140.50, £140 Black Heddon, £139 Blossom Plantation, £138, £136 Brandon, £135 Berryhill (Skeen). Suffolk: £145 Edlingham Newtown, £143, £142, £137, £136 Brandon, £137 Telford Farming, £134, £131.50 Berry Hill (Redpath), £132 Birchwood. Dorset: £137.50 Foulden. Blackface: £126 Newham Buildings. South County Cheviot: £123.50, £122 Springhill

Cast Ewes:

Cast sheep trade continues to find new highs as all classes sold to dearer heights as numbers continue to be short of requirements

Sale peak of £257 for a strong Texel from Blossom Plantation purchased by regular buyer Jeff Dunn

Whilst cast tups sold to a height of £215 for a monstrous Suffolk from J Skeen & Son, Berryhill

Leading prices: Texel: £257, £200, £169, £163 Blossom Plantation, £200, £181, £167 Black Heddon, £197, £190 Edlingham Newtown, £195 Berryhill (Skeen). Suffolk: £231, £165 Edlingham Newtown, £218, £192 (2) South Rennington, £167, £157, £154 Gainslaw Hill, £159 (2) Berryhill. Greyface: £152, £129 Blossom Plantation, £149, £130 Berryhill (Skeen), £140 Gainslaw Hill, £137 Telford Farming, £125 Berry Hill (Redpath). Bluefaced Leicester: £149 Edlingham Newtown. Half Bred: £143 Berry Hill (Redpath), £135 Marigold Farming. Charolais: £125 North Sharperton. Lleyn: £119 Arden Lea, £115 Milfield Demesne. Blackface: £93 Telford Farming

Rams: Suffolk: £215, £200 Berryhill (Skeen), £213, £211, £191 South Rennington. Dorset: £143, £137  A & S Livestock