Kirkby Stephen Prime Sheep Sale

6th February 2018

Harrison & Hetherington, Kirkby Stephen Mart held their weekly sale of prime sheep on Tuesday night where 2,806 sheep were forward consisting of 2,261 prime hoggs and 545 cast sheep.
Topping the sale at 362.7p/kg was a Beltex cross hogg fro Messrs Warriner, Swainsea Barn Farm, Pickering.
Topping at £131.80 was another Beltex cross hogg this time from Messrs Kendal, Outgang Farm, Helton.
The whole consignment of 53 wonderful Beltex cross hoggs from Outgang Farm sold to average 42.2kg, £112.29 (266p/kg).
Messrs Dickinson, Kirkbarrow Hall, Greystoke sold another great run of 40 Beltex cross hoggs to average 44.5kg, £112.75 (251.11p/kg).
Messrs Dodd, West View sold 20 Beltex cross hoggs to average 40.7kg, £109.99 (269.9p/kg).
A consignment of 300 Suffolk Cross hoggs sold to average 48.16kg, £101.37 (210.51p/kg) from Boghall, Fife.
Messrs Thompson, Whins Farm, Bishop Auckland sold 94 Suffolk and Charollais cross hoggs to average 54.18kg, £112.21 (207.1p/kg).
Trade was fantastic for all classes throughout the sale, with over 500 hoggs and 90 pens selling between £131 – £100 and 30 pens selling between 362 – 250p/kg.
Mule hoggs topped at £115.80 for a pen from Messrs Graham, Brechin, Angus.
Many more sheep could have been sold to great advantage here at Kirkby Stephen!!

Prime Hoggs
Price per Head – Beltex £131.80, £128.80 (2), £126.80, £125.80, £123.80, £122.80, £119.80, £118.80, £117.80 (2), £111.80, £110.30, £104.30, £101.30 Outgang Farm; £130.80, £124.80, £117.80 Swainsea Barn Farm; £130, £122.80, £115.30 West View; £128.80, £127.80, £124.80, £116.30, £112.30, £110.80, £109.80 (2), £103.80 Kirkbarrow Hall; £121.30 West End Farm; £114.80 Rookby Scarth; £108.80 Helbeck Farm; £106.80 Musgrave House; £106.30, £104.80 Dalbrack Farm; £105 Town End Farm; £100.30 Greenfield Farm: Texel £127.80, £111.80, £109.80 Dalbrack Farm; £118.80, £107.30, £105 Wharton Hall; £116.80 Castle Nook; £115.80, £109.80 Swainsea Barn Farm; £111.80, £109.30 Helbeck Farm; £108.30 The Howes; £105.80 High Green; £105.30 Sunrise House Farm; £104.80 Rookby Scarth; £101.30 Blades Field Farm; £100.80 Grassgill Lodge: Suffolk £124.30, £119.80, £116.30 Whins Farm; £116.30, £114.30, £112.80, £109.30 Boghall; £110.80 Burton Hill; £109.30 Littleburn Farm; £100.30 Blades Field Farm: Charollais £122.80, £121.80, £120.80, £120.30, £114.80, £113.80 (2), £112.80, £108.30; £107.80, £105.80, £101.30 Whins Farm; £106.80 Littleburn Farm: Dutch Texel £117.80, £100.80 West View: Mule £115.80, £98.80 Dalbrack Farm; £113.80, £103.30 Harbour Flatt; £98.80, £90.80 Hudspeth; £97.80, £91.30 Croft House Farm; £95.80 Asby Hall; £94.80 Sunrise House Farm; £92.80 Musgrave House: Blue Texel £115.80 Swainsea Barn Farm; £106.80 West View: Bluefaced Leicester £100 Whingill; £99.80 Thorney Gale; £97.80 Yore House: Swaledale £91.80, £83.80 Dirt Pit Farm; £88.80, £87.30, £82.30, £81.30 Harbour Flatt; £88.30 Glebe Farm; £86.30, £81.30 Villa Farm; £86.30 Rigg Farm; £86.30 Argill House; £83.80 High Lane (Capstick); £83.80 Redlands Bank: Cheviot £88.80 Ghyll Bank; £79.30 Amersber Cottage; £78.80 Redlands Bank: Blackface £88.80 Dalbrack Farm; £85.30, £82.30 Hudspeth; £84.30 Redlands Bank; £82.30 Starrah: Rough £83.80 High Lane (Capstick): Teeswater £82.80 Beverley Cottage: Jacob £78.30 Hudspeth: Goats £50.30 Wath Farm (Bowman).

Price per Kilo – Beltex 362.7p, 211.4p, 304.4p, 302.1p Swainsea Barn Farm; 322p, 284p, 277.3p, 277p, 258.4p Kirkbarrow Hall; 299.5p, 292.2p, 282.9p, 281.4p, 280.5p, 280p, 275.8p, 274.6p, 274p, 272.9p, 258.8p, 254.4p Outgang Farm; 288.9p, 288.3p, 250.6p West View; 265p Littleburn Farm; 263.7p West End Farm: Dutch Texel 302.1p, 250p, 243.4p, 240p West View: Blue Texel 267p West View; 236.3p Swainsea Barn Farm; 233.7p Town End Farm: Texel 235.1p High Green; 232.9p Helbeck Farm; 222.1p, 220.5p Porthy Green; 220p Wharton Hall: Cheviot 227.7p Ghyll Bank; 214.3p Amersber Cottage; 211.9p, 210.9p, 207.4p Redlands Bank: Suffolk 221.6p, 214.3p, 212.8p, 212.3p, 212p (2), 211.7p, 209.6p Boghall; 216.6p Littleburn Farm; 209p Blades Field Farm: Charollais 220.5p Redlands Bank; 215.6p, 211.6p, 210.7p (2) Whins Farm; 213.6p Littleburn Farm: Blackface 211p Starrah; 210.8p, 206.2p Redlands Bank; 200p Castle Hill: Mule 198.7p Harbour Flatt; 197.6p Dalbrack Farm; 197p Southwaite Farm; 193.5p Sunrise House Farm; 193.3p Musgrave House; 193p, 192.4p Villa Farm; 192p West Friar House: Swaledale 198.4p, 198.3p, 193p Harbour Flatt; 196.8p Cranberry; 195.5p Musgrave House; 191.8p Wemmergill Farm; 190p West End Farm; 190p Keisley Farm; 190 Ellergill: Jacob 182.1p Hudspeth.

Cast Ewes – Texel £125.50, £105.50, £90.50 Grassgill Lodge; £117.50 Laneside; £109.50 Lankaber; £105.50, £103.50, £92.50, £90.50 Wharton Hall; £104.50 Yore House; £100.50 Ash Garth; £95.50 Buddle House: Beltex £120, £105.50 Needless Hall Farm; £108.50 Laneside: Suffolk £100.50, £86.50 Lankaber; £89.50 Rookby Scarth; £87.50 Castle Hill; £86.50 Southwaite Farm: Mule £81.50 South View; £81.50 Foxtower View; £80 Yore House; £78.50 Boghall; £78.50 Sideway Bank; £77.50 Smardale Mill; £73.50 The Howes; £72.50 Lankaber: Bluefaced Leicester £80 Pikestone Farm: Swaledale £64.50, £50.50 Grassgill Lodge; £62.50 Musgrave House; £61.50 Whingill; £57.50 Low Rigg; £57.50 Castle Nook; £54.50 Blades Field Farm; £54.50 Easegill Head; £50.50 Southwaite Farm: Blackface £65.50, £64.50, £54.50 Dalbrack Farm; £57.50 Castle Hill: Cheviot £55.50 Castle Nook: Goats £54.50, 53.50 Castle Hill: Rough £50 Lankaber.

Cast Rams – Beltex £84.50 Crake Hall: Texel £82.50 Wharton Hall: Rough £74.50 High Lane (Capstick): Swaledale £62.50 Low Rigg; £61.50 Cranberry; £60.50 Dalbrack Farm.