Kirkby Stephen Prime Sheep Sale

12th September 2017

Harrison & Hetherington Ltd, Kirkby Stephen Mart held their weekly sale of prime sheep on Tuesday night, when 4094 sheep were forward consisting of 2422 prime lambs, 801 cast sheep and 871 store lambs.

Topping the sale at £118.80 was a 49kg Beltex cross lamb from Messrs Wills, Fawcett Park, Dufton which was bought by Dowding’s Butchers Appleby.

Topping at 258.60p/kg was a pair of Beltex cross lambs from Messrs Dodd, West View, Temple Sowerby which were bought by Vivers Scotland Ltd. The consignment of Beltex cross lambs from Fawcett Park averaged £98.97.

Trade was stronger than expected once again with all well fleshed lambs being good to sell.

Smart three quarter bred lambs of all weights were a fantastic trade with fresh buyers for these types now in attendance here at Kirkby Stephen and many more can be sold.

Leading Prices
Prime Lambs
Price per Head
Beltex £118.80, £116.80, £114.80, £103.80 Fawcett Park; £113.80, £111.80, £107.80, £106.80, £102.80, £96.30, £95.80 West View; £110 Town Head Farm; £110, £106.80, £102.30. £100, £94.30 Easegill Head; £110 Town End; £106.80, £102.80 Brackenslack(Seymour); £105.80, £98.80, £94.80, £94.30 Little Beck; £100.80 Windygate; £99.80 Copperthorns; £96.80, £94.80, £94 Stockley Burn Farm; £94.30 Galloper Park: Texel £93.80, £92.80 Parkside; £92.30 West View; £90.80, £87.80 Jardines; £90.30Copperthorns; £89.80, £88.30 Stubsgill Farm; £89.30 Hillhouse; £88.30, £86.30 Stockley Burn Farm; £86.30 Rosgill Head; £86.30 Town End Farm; £85.80 High Street; £85.30 Green Gill Farm: Dutch Texel £90.30 Thorney Scale; £88.80, £88.30, £87.30 West View; £88.80 Trainriggs Farm; £85.80 Bridge End Farm; £85.30 Lower Griseburn: Charollais £86.30 Raygill Farm: Bluefaced Leicester £83.80 Whitewall: Mule £77.80 Town End; £76.80 Glebe Farm; £75.80 Whitewall Farm; £75.80 Galloper Park; £75.30 Stubsgill Farm; £74.30 Asby Hall Mews; £73.80 Bridge End House; £73.30 Hesket Demain; £73.30 Castle Hill: Cheviot £77.30 Wharton Hall: Suffolk £75.80 Forest Farm: Zwartable £70 Decklyn: Rough Fell £68.80 Waterhouses: Swaledale £65.30 Musgrave House; £61.80 Hillgill Farm; £54.80 Fieldham House; £54.30 Holme Lea; £54.30 Birch Bush:

Price per kilo –
Beltex 258.6p, 254.1p, 248.4p, 234.9p, 234.3p West View; 255.1p, 248.5p, 242.4p, 230.7p Fawcett Park; 248.4p, 233.7p, 233.6p Brackenslack (Seymour); 245.5p Bridge End House; 243.4p Copperthorns; 240p Ash Garth; 240p Buddle House; 237.9p Easegill Head; 237.9p Brackenslack (Millman); 234.4p Windygate: Dutch Texel 225.8p Thorney Scale; 215.4p, 198.4p, 197.3p West View; 198.4p Lower Griseburn; 195.1p Stockley Burn Farm: Charollais 205.5p Raygill Farm: Texel 204.1p Stubgill Farm; 202.1p, 193.1p Street House; 200.7p, 198.30 Town End Farm; 190.9p Jardines: Mule 168.4p Whitewall Farm; 167.7p Bridge End House; 167 Glebe Farm; 166.60 Castle Hill; 166.60 Hesket Demain: Rough Fell 167.8p Waterhouses: Swaledale 154.5p Hillgill Farm:

Cast Ewes
Texel £105.50, £80.50 Cowshill; £90.50, £84.50 Birch Bush; £93.50 Croup Farm; £86.50 Barugh House; £84.50 School House; £82.50 Buckles Farm: Bluefaced Leicester £80.50 Hartley Castle: Suffolk £71.50 Rosgill Head: Mule £71.50 School Farm; £66.50 Bank Wood; £65.50 Buckles Farm; £65.50 Waterhouses: Beltex £65.50 Rosgill Head; £63.50 Buckles Farm:

Cheviot £64.50 Thornship Farm: Rough Fell £58.50, £53.50 Barugh House; £56.50 Piper House; £54.50 Galloper Park: Swaledale £51.50 Birch Bush; £51, £45.50 Parkside: £49.50 Galloper Park.

Cast Rams
Texel £104.50 Waterhouses: Bluefaced Leicester £102.50 Brow Farm: Lleyn £98.50 Woodfoot: Zwartble £90.50 Mount Pleasant: Jacob £60 The Oaks: Swaledale £50 Parkside.