Kirkby Stephen Prime Sheep Sale

13th February 2018

Harrison & Hetherington, Kirkby Stephen Mart held their weekly sale of prime sheep on Tuesday night where 3,184 sheep were forward consisting of 2,768 prime hoggs and 416 cast sheep.

Topping the sale at £132 was a Beltex cross hogg from Messrs Kendal, Outgang Farm, Helton which was bought by Dowding’s Butchers, Appleby.
Topping at 307.6p/kg were a pen of Beltex cross hoggs from Messrs Buckle, Buckles Farm which were bought by Vivers Scotlamb Ltd.
Messrs Kendal, Outgang sold a great consignment of 50 Beltex cross hoggs to average 44kg, £107.90 (245.22p/kg).
The run of Beltex cross hoggs from Buckles Farm averaged 40.29kg, £107.23 (266.17p/kg).
Good meated hill bred hoggs were fantastic to sell with a pen of 46, 46kg Blackface hoggs selling for £96.30 from Messrs Graham, Glenesk.
Messrs Addison, Greystone House, Kings Meaburn sold another great pen of 43kg Blackface hoggs to make £93.30 (217p/kg).
Heavy hoggs were also a strong trade with Megan Kendal, Outgang Farm selling a great pen of Beltex cross hoggs to make £120.80.
Messrs Harryman, Keskadale sold a pen of 49kg Beltex cross hoggs to make £115.30.
Messrs Smith, Kelmore Hill Farm, Distington sold a pen of 10, 53kg Mules to make £107.30.
Cast sheep topped at £127.50 for a pen of 5 Suffolk ewes from Messrs Brannen, Scar Top, Newbiggin.

Prime Hoggs
Price per Head – Beltex £132, £125.80, £123.80, £120.80 (2), £118.80, £116.80, £116.30, £114.80, £110.80, £110, £109.80, £108.80, £107.80, £105.30, £104.30, £101.80, £100.30 Outgang Farm; £120.80, £117.80, £113.80 Buckles Farm; £120, £115, £103.80 Derwentdale Farm; £115.30, £111.30, £109.30 (2) , £107.30, £102.30 Keskadale; £116.80 Lowther Park Farm; £114.80 Bank House Farm; £112.80, £110.80, £107.80, £108.80 Dona Close; £112.30, £104.80, £103.80 Little Beck; £109.30 Newton Farm; £108.30 Gracies Farm; £103.30 Kelmore Hill Farm; £102.80 Stripes Farm: Blue Texel £131.80 Bank House Farm; £110.30 Meadow Farm; £106.80 Kelmore Hill Farm: Texel £128.80, £117.80 (2), £107.80, £106.80 (2), £106.30, £100 Newton Farm; £125, £120.80, £117.30, £113.30, £106.80, £104.80, £103.30, £102.80, £100.80 Basco Dyke; £122.80, £112.80, £108.30, £103.80, £101.80 Derwentdale Farm; £116, £111.80 Kelmore Hill Farm; £115.80, £114.80, £110.80, £108.80, £108.30, £100 Dalbrack Farm; £112.80, £107.80, £103.30, £102.80, £101.80, £100 Bowes Cross Farm; £110 St Johns Kirk; £107.80, £100 Lowther Park Farm; £107.80, £107.30, £103.80 Mount Pleasant Farm; £107.80 Little Beck; £105.80 Blades Field Farm; £104.80 Setterah Park; £101.80 Keskadale: Suffolk £111.80, £102.30 Black Syke; £109.80 Mount Pleasant Farm; £103.80, £95.80 Briggle Farm; £103.30 Bank House Farm; £98.30 Redlands Bank; £95 Blades Field Farm: Cheviot £109.80 Mount Pleasant Farm; £93.80; £88.30 Birks Farm; £92.80 Newton Farm; £92.30 St Johns Kirk; £91.80 Briggle Farm; £88.80 Redlands Bank; £87.30 Doddick Farm; £86.80 Keskadale: Gritstone £109.30 Newton Farm: Mule £107.30, £99.30 Kelmore Hill Farm; £105.30, £103.30, £96.80 Mount Pleasant Farm; £104.80, £93.30 Blades Field Farm; £104.30 Howgill Castle; £99.30 Dalbrack Farm; £98.80 Setterah Park; £95.80, £92.80 St Johns Kirk; £92.30 Ashgill Farm; £91.80 Burton Hill; £90.30 Asby Hall: Charollais £104.80 Bank House Farm: Dutch Texel £101.80, £93.80 Keskadale; £94.80 Black Syke: Blackface £96.30 Dalbrack Farm; £93.30, £92.80 Greystone House; £86.30 Castle Hill; £85.80 Redlands Bank: Bluefaced Leicester £92.80 High Beck Head: Swaledale £90.80, £84.30 Harbour Flatt; £88.80, £87.30, £86.30 Howgill Castle; £86.80 Waterside Farm; £81.30 Burton Hill; £81.30 St Johns Kirk: Herdwick £85.80 Park House Farm: Rough £83.30 Flakebridge Farm: Masham £82.80 Sykeside.

Price per Kilo – Beltex 307.6p, 287.3p, 280.9p Buckles Farm; 298.2p, 294.8p, 294.6p, 267.7p, 265.4p, 261.4p, 258.8p, 253.9p, 250.7p Outgang Farm; 277.7p Gracies Farm; 275.1p Keskadale; 268.7p, 267.4p Little Beck; 265.5p Lowther Park Farm; 262.6p Hallbankgate Farm; 256.7p Dona Close; 256.2p Bank House Farm: Blue Texel 274.6p Bank House Farm: Texel 253.3p, 234.1p, 232.8p, 230.7p, 230.5p Derwentdale Farm; 250.7p, 248.4p, 236.7p Newton Farm; 235.8p Hallbankgate Farm; 231.8p, 231.2p Basco Dyke; 230.3p Earnwell: Dutch Texel 226.2p Keskadale; 225.7p Black Syke; 221.5p Stripes Farm: Suffolk 221.5p Gracies Farm; 217.7p Briggle Farm; 215.2p Bank House Farm; 213.1p Black Syke; 211.2p The Cottages: Charollais 220.8p Newton Farm; 213.9p Bank House Farm: Cheviot 220.8p, 218.1p, 216.2p Birks Farm; 218.6p Briggle Farm; 217p Keskadale; 216.6p Redlands Bank; 215.8p Newton Farm; 214.9p Yew Tree Farm; 214.7p St Johns Kirk: Blackface 217p, 210.9p Greystone House; 214.5p Redlands Bank; 209.3p Dalbrack Farm; 205.5p Castle Hill: Mule 209.1p Briggle Farm; 205.9p Park House Farm; 205.9p, 201.7p St Johns Kirk; 205.2p Asby Hall; 202.5p Kelmore Hill Farm; 202p Harbour Flatt: Herdwick 204.3p Park House Farm: Swaledale 203.3p Park House Farm; 198.4p, 197.3p Howgill Castle; 198p Wemmergill Farm; 194.5p Ellergill; 193.6p St Johns Kirk; 193.1p Ashgill Farm; 192.2p Harbour Flatt.

Cast Ewes – Suffolk £127.50 Scar Top; £117.50 Waitby Farm; £93.50 St Johns Kirk: Texel £113.50, 3108.50 Heather Bank; £100.50 Derwentdale Farm; £97.50 Green Gill Farm; £96.50 Dry Evers; £94.50 Earnwell; £91.50 High Street: Bluefaced Leicester £110.50, £102.50 Hundith House: Masham £90.50 The Buildings: Mule £87.50 Yew Tree Farm; £84.50 Duckintree Farm; £77.50 Dry Evers; £74.50 Pennine View: Cheviot £74.50 St Johns Kirk: Rough £65.50 Flakebridge Farm: Swaledale £61.50 Asby Grange; £61.50 Argill House; £60.50 Yew Tree Farm; £60.50 Duckintree Farm; £58.50 Hundith House; £56.50 Ashgill Farm; £55.50, £54.50 Tullich; £54.50 Blades Field Farm.

Cast Rams – Texel £112.50 The Buildings; £100.50 Hundith House; £100.50 Green Gill Farm: Beltex £90.50 High Beck Head: Suffolk £90.50 St Johns Kirk: Rough £75.50 Flakebridge Farm: Swaledale £68.50 Waterside Farm; £60.50 Midtown Farm.