Kirkby Shephen Prime Sheep Sale

26th February 2019

Harrison & Hetherington Ltd, Kirkby Stephen Mart held their weekly sale of prime sheep on Tuesday night were an entry of 3,621 sheep were forward consisting of 2,808 prime hoggs and 813 cast sheep.

Leading the hoggs at £118.80 were a pair of 45 kilo Beltex cross hoggs from Messrs Dodd, West View, Temple Sowerby which were bought by Vivers Scotlamb.

Topping at 299.5p per kilo were a pair of 39 kilo Beltex cross hoggs which sold for £116.80 from Joanna Andrews, Boscar Flats, York which were also bought by Vivers Scotlamb.  A pen of three 42 kilo hoggs from this home also sold for £118.

Messrs Dinsdale, Highfield sold their run of 36 Beltex cross hoggs to average 40 kilos, £110.12 (275.3p per kilo) with a pen of 11, 40 kilo hoggs selling for £116.30.

The fantastic consignment of 40 Beltex cross hoggs from Boscar Flats sold to average 46.5 kilos, £112.04 (240.9p per kilo).

Mule hoggs topped at £92.80 for a pen of 10 from Messrs Smith, Kelmore Hill Farm, Workington which were bought by Mr A Slack.

A Hill Cheviot hogg was offered for sale in aid of Charity which went on to sell for £119 to Mr M Helliwell, Rochdale.

Leading prices
Prime Hoggs
Price per Head – Beltex £118.80 West View (Dodd); £118, £116.80 (2), £116.30 (2), £115, £113.80 (2), £112.30, £111.80, £105 (2), £103.80, £102, £100 Boscar Flats; £116.80 (2), £113.80, £112.80, £110.80, £107.80, £107.50, £102, £101, £100 (2) Outgang Farm; £116.80, £115.80, £115, £114.80, £111.80, £103.50 Kirkbarrow Hall; £116.30, £113.30, £110.80 High Field; £115.80 Stripes Farm; £113.80, £112.80 Water Hall Farm; £112.30 Dona Close; £104.80 Castle Hill: Hill Cheviot £119 Charity; £84, £80.30 West View (Dodd); £81.80, £75.80 Redlands Bank; £79.80 Green Hills Farm; £77.80 Crake Trees Manor; £76.80 Helbeck Grange: Texel £118.80, £108.80, £105.30, £98.80, £95.80, £92.30, £90.80 Kelmore Hill Farm; £105.80, £103.80 Wilson House; £103.80 Basco Dyke; £100, £98.30, £96 Lowfield Cottage; £97.80 (3), £95.30, £94.30 (2), £93.30 (2), £93, £92.30, £91.30 (2), £90 West Summersides; £95.80, £92 Outgang Farm; £92 Thorn Farm; £91.80 Basco Dyke; £90.80 Redlands Bank; £90 Town End Farm (Sayer); £90 Dona Close: Blue Texel £100.80 Redlands Bank: Mule £92.80 Kelmore Hill Farm; £88.80, £87.80, £82.80 Bridge Close; £86.30 Redlands Bank; £84.80 Thorn Farm; £83.30 Lanehead Farm; £82.80 Helbeck Grange; £81.80 Stubsgill Farm; £80.30 High Stennerskeugh: Dutch Texel £91.50 (2), £91.30, £90 (2) Basco Dyke: Suffolk £93.30 Redlands Bank; £84.80, £83.30 Little Eccleston Hall; £82.80 Briggle Farm; £82.80 Town End Farm (Sayer): Bluefaced Leicester £87.80 Stubsgill Farm: Herdwick £87.80, £75.80 Thorney Gale; £72.80 The Gables: Blackfaced £83, £82 Dalbrack Farm; £82.80 Greystone House: Swaledale £81.30, £76.50 (2) Dalbrack Farm; £77.80 High Blackton Farm; £7780, £76.80 Little Eccleston Hall; £75 Low Bank House; £74.30 Helbeck Grange.

Price per KiloBeltex 299.5p, 281p, 273.9p, 259.6p, 258.4p, 258.4p Boscar Flats; 296.9p Stripes Farm; 291.1p, 256.6p Castle Hill; 290.8p, 290.5p, 277p High Field; 289.2p, 284.9p, 284.5p, 278.1p, 262.9p, 262.2p Outgang Farm; 271p, 262.3p Water Hall Farm; 264p West View (Dodd); 257.3p, 255.1p, 254.1p, 253.9p Kirkbarrow Hall: Texel 258p, 253.2p Wilson House;  216.3p Basco Dyke; 216.2p Redlands Bank; 216.1p Pepper Hall; 212p Town End Farm; 210.8p Helbeck Grange; 210.5p East Lowfields: Dutch Texel 222.7p Basco Dyke: Cheviot 264.4p Charity; 203.7p Pasture House Farm; 202.2p Coupland Beck Farm, 199.5p Redlands Bank; 191.2p West View (Dodd): Blue Texel 203.3p Castle Hill: Suffolk 192.6p Town End Farm (Sayer): Blackfaced 195p, 190.9p (3) Pasture House Farm: Mule 189.2p Lanehead Farm; 181.8p, 180.5p Pasture House Farm: Herdwick 181p Castle Hill: Swaledale 180.6p Lanehead Farm; 177.4p Pasture House Farm; 176.7p Doddick Farm; 173.3p The Gables; 171.5p Ashgill farm; 171p Woodside Farm.

Cast Ewes
Price per HeadTexel £127.50 Whygill Had; £120, £113.50, £112.50 Holms of Caaf; £116, £110, £109.50 Lansmere; £110.50, £106.50 West Briscoe; £110.50 Outgang Farm; £100.50 Lowfield Cottage: Suffolk £116.50, £111.50, £109.50, £107.50,  £104.50 Holms of Caaf; £113.50 Lowfield Cottage; £104.50 Bank Head: Charollais £108.50, £97.50, £94.50 Holms of Caaf: Bluefaced Leicester £83.50 Bowderdale Head: Mule £80 Outgang Farm; £78.50 Raygill Farm; £77.50 Galloper Garth; £72.50 Lansmere; £70.50 Hesket Demain: Cheviot £76.50 Doddick Farm; £74.50 Holms of Caaf: Swaledale £57.50 Greenriggs; £53.50 Swathburn; £53.50 Low Bank House; £53.50 Gillses Farm; £50.50 West Briscoe: Kerry Hill £57.50 Thornship Farm.

Cast Rams

Price per Head – Texel  £126, £114 (2) Holms of Caaf; £110, £100 Lansmere; £104.50 The Gables; £100.50 Rookby Scarth: Charollais £115.50, £113,50 Holms of Caaf: Bluefaced Leicester £115.50 Swathburn; £111.50 Bowderdale Head; £100.50 Quarry Farm: Beltex £114.50 West Briscoe; £94.50 Holms of Caaf: Suffolk £106.50 Holm of Caaf: Swaledale £80.50, £72.50 Lanehead Farm: Cheviot £70 Herdship.