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Date: 04 May 2022 | Primestock

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Wooler Primestock Sale

Wooler, Berwick Road, Wooler, NE71 6SL

At Wooler on Wednesday 4th May Harrison and Hetherington held their weekly sale of primestock selling 575 prime sheep comprising of 339 Hoggs and 236 Cast Ewes & Rams

Hoggs:

All classes dearer on the week

Beltex topped at £142 Blackadder Mains

Leading prices per head: Beltex: £142 Blackadder Mains, £133 Springhill. Suffolk: £139.50, £134, £130.50 Brandon, £136, £135.50, £132.50, £131 Berry Hill. Texel: £137 Blackadder Mains, £133.50, £132.50, £132 Hoppen Hall, £133.50, £130 Berry Hill, £131.50 East Newburn. Bleu du Maine: £135, £134.50 Islay Hill. Cheviot: £130.50, £125.50 Springhill, £129 (2), £126 Hethpool, £120 South Ord. Mule: £124 East Newburn, £122 Springhill

Cast Ewes:

Mixed show of ewes sold to fast rates throughout, with all classes keenly sought after

Sale topped at £203 for a grand Suffolk ewe from E Stafford & Son, Brockley Hall, purchased by regular cast sheep buyer Jeff Dunn, Ponteland

Leading prices: Suffolk: £203 Brockley Hall, £164 Greenhead, £151, £139 Sunnyside, £149 Elwick, £143 Etal Farm Cottage. Texel: £197, £169, £160 (2), £155, £151 Newham Hagg, £175 Brockley Hall, £163, £157, £149 Tritlington Hall, £149 Sunnyside. Bluefaced Leicester: £157 South Charlton (S McFayden), £125 Shepherds Cottage. Lleyn: £147, £126 Netherton Northside, £143 Elwick. North Country Cheviot: £140, £132 East Ditchburn, £137 Rock Farming. Greyface: £130 Brockley Hall, £124, £120, £117 Lilburn Estates, £121 Newham Hagg, £118 Low Bleakhope, £115 Grants Bank. Halfbred: £130 Berry Hill. Swaledale: £85, £83 Low Bleakhope

Rams: Hampshire: £163 Easter Crowbutt. North Country Cheviot: £143, £135 Rock Farming. Blackface: £129 Rock Farming