Kirkby Stephen Prime Sheep Sale

16th January 2018

Harrison & Hetherington Ltd, Kirkby Stephen Mart held their weekly sale of prime and cast sheep on Tuesday night, where an entry of 3,336 sheep were forward, consisting of 2,307 prime hoggs and 1,029 cast sheep.

Topping the sale at £160 were a pair of Beltex cross hoggs from Messrs Wearmouth, Parkside, Barnard Castle.

Messrs Wearmouth also topped at 298.10p/kg for another pen of Beltex cross hoggs, with the whole consignment of hoggs from this home averaging £143.10 (249.59p/kg).

Messrs Kemp, Hexham sold a wonderful run of 140 Beltex cross hoggs to average 39.9kg, £94.95 (238p/kg).

Messrs Dodd, West View sold 39 hoggs to average 42.3kg, £101.52 (240p/kg).

Prime Hoggs
Price per Head – Beltex £160, £155, £117.80 Parkside; £116.80, £112.30, £110.30, £105.30; £100, £98.30 West View; £114.80, £105.80, £104.80, £97.80 Outgang Farm; £114.80, £104, £97.80, £95.30 Little Beck (Jackson); £106.80, £106.30, £105, £103.30; £97.30, £96.80, £95.80 Keepwick Farm; £105.80 Bank House Farm; £105.80, £99.80, £95.80 Keskadale; £105, £95.80 Upper Brydekirk; £104.80, £102.80 Whygill Head; £100 Stripes Farm; £99.80 Hardstones; £98.80, £95.80 Dona Close; £96.30, £95.30 Newton Farm; £95.80 Setterah Park: Texel £148 Parkside; £101.80 Whygill Head; £97.80, £91.80 Hardstones; £94.30 The Slack; £87.80, £86.80 Town Foot; £86.30 Sideway Bank; £85.80, £85.30 Newton Farm; £85.80 Outgang Farm; £85.30 Hollins View Farm; £85 Row End Farm: Charollais £109.80, £107.80, £100 (3), £94.80 (4), £92.80 Whins Farm: Rouge £102.80, £92.30 Skelcies Hall: Suffolk £100, £91.80 Whins Farm; £96.80, £90.30 Hardstones: Mule £92.30, £85.80 Dalbrack Farm; £88.30, £81.30 Villa Farm; £85.80, £82.80 The Slack; £85, £80.80 Haber; £84.80, £82.30 Setterah Park; £83.30 Harbour Flatt; £82.80 East Rackwood Hill Farm; £81.80 Burton Hill; £81.30 Asby Grange: Dutch Texel £91.80 Lower Griseburn; £90.80 Hardstones; : Swaledale £79.30 Thorney Gale; £76.80, £70.80 High Stennerskeugh; £76.30 Ellergill; £74.80 Harbour Flatt: Cheviot £77.80 East Rackwood Hill Farm; £77.80 Bank House Farm: Blackface £76.80 Newton Farm: Zwartble £76.80 Castle Hill.

Price per Kilo – Beltex 298.1p, 258.1p Parkside; 287.3p, 281.3p, 258.3p, 256.1p, 245.6p Keepwick Farm; 264.5p Bank House Farm; 261.2p, 259.6p, 250.7p (2), 250p West View; 253.4p Newton Farm; 249.5p, 244.3p, 240.5p Outgang Farm; 246p Keskadale: Texel 231.3p Parkside; 205.1p Villa Farm; 204.4p, 200.7p Newton Farm; 202.4p Row End Farm; 200p Whygill Head: Dutch Texel 200.8p Westgarth Hill: Blue Texel 198.2p Town End Farm: Rouge 195p Skelcies Hall: Charollais 190.5p, 186p Orchard Farm; 189.6p Whins Farm; 187.3p Black Syke; 186.1p Bank House Farm: Blackface 185.9p Newton Farm: Mule 182.1p Ellergill; 181.7p, 180.7p Villa Farm; 181.4p Westgarth Hill; 180.9p Harbour Flatt: Cheviot 180.9p Bank House Farm: Suffolk 180.6p Hardstones; 179.3p Greenhow; 179.3p Shaw Paddock: Swaledale 176.2p Thorney Gale; 174.5p Eastfield Farm; 174p Harbour Flatt.

Cast Ewes – Suffolk £120.50 Lansmere: Texel £120, £115.50, £111.80, £100.50 West View; £109.50 Upper Brydekirk; £107.50 Toft House; £100.50, £98.50, £93.50 Lansmere: Charollais £108.50 Skelcies Hall: Bluefaced Leicester £100 Low Farm; £90.50 Hesket Demain; £80.50 Greenhow; £80.50 (2) Asby Grange: Dutch Texel £89.50 Stripes Farm: Mule £82.50 Newton Farm; £73.50 Gillses Farm; £73.50 Hesket Demain; £72.50 Greenhow: Cheviot £80 Newton Farm: Swaledale £56.50 Low Farm; £53.50 Swathburn; £53.50 Bleathgill; £52.50 Chapel Farm; £50 Penlan Farm: Blackface £52.50 Dalbrack Farm; £52.50 Newton Farm; £50 Penlan Farm: Herdwick £41.50 Dowthwaite Head Farm: Hebridean £39.50 Eastfield Farm: Shetland £38.50 Low Stead.

Cast Rams – Charollais £120 Penlan Farm: Texel £104.50 West Stoney Keld; £94.50 Blue Grass Farm: Bluefaced Leicester £102.50 West Stoney Keld; £90.50 Gillses Farm; £90.50 Eastfield Farm: Beltex £100.50 Skelcies Hall: Teeswater £94.50 Sykeside: Swaledale £60.50 Vicars Green; £60.50 Wemmergill Farm; £56.50 Glebelands.