Kirkby Stephen Prime Sheep Sale

20th June 2018

Harrison & Hetherington Ltd, Kirkby Stephen Mart held their weekly sale of prime sheep on Tuesday night where 3,445 sheep were forward consisting of 1,301 spring lambs, 1,604 prime hoggs and 540 cast sheep.

Topping the spring lambs at £134 was a Charollais cross lamb from Messrs Lyle, Staingills, Penrith which was bought by Mr A. Atkinson.

Messrs Lyle also topped at 294.2p/kg for a pen of 26 Beltex cross lambs weighing 38kg selling for £111.80 to Vivers Scotlamb.

Messrs Lyles consignment of 256 lambs averaged 39.8kg £104.67 (263p/kg).

Messrs Jenkinson, Clifton Moor sold another great run of 112 lambs to average 39.28kg £103.53 (263.53p/kg).

Messrs Sowerby, Terrys Farm sold their consignment of lambs to average 42kg £118.58 (282.3p/kg).

Prime hoggs topped at £116.30 for a pen of 25 Suffolk cross hoggs from Timberley Farm, West Sussex.

Cast sheep topped at £130.50 for a pair of Bluefaced Leicester cast rams from Messrs Taylor, Gilts which were bought by Lancashire Direct Halal.

Spring Lambs
Price per KiloBeltex 294.2p, 290.5p, 283.7p, 280.3p, 272.1p Staingills; 290.3p, 279.2p Low House; 283.7p Terrys Farm; 283.3p, 282.1p Clifton Moor; 278.1p Bridge End; 274.4p, 272.3p Low Bank House; 271.8p Castle Hill; 271.7p Goodlie Hill Cottage; 270.5p Row End Farm: Texel 292.4p, 277.7p, 260.9p Clarks Farm; 284.5p, 269.8p Lansmere; 271.8p, 267p, 264.3p, 260.5p Clifton Moor; 264.9p, 261p Low House; 264.7p Street House; 263.9p South View; 262.9p, 261.7p Hallbankgate Farm; 262.6p Bridge End; 260.5p Staingills: Dutch Texel 285.7p, 282.9p Terrys Farm: Blue Texel 266.7p Staingills: Charollais 257.3p Black Syke; 252.9p, 250.8p(2) Swarthymere; 252.1p Greenfield Farm: Suffolk 255.6p Scarside; 248.4p Waitby Farm; 243.7p, 243.5p Clarks Farm; 242.6p Staingills: Mule 227.4p Asby Hall Mews.

Price per Head – Charollais £134 Staingills; £133.80, £111.80 Black Syke; £113.80 Swarthymere: Suffolk £131 Staingills; £119.30, £104.80 Clarks Farm; £106.80 Waitby Farm; £104.80 Scarside: Texel £128.80 Hallbankgate; £128.80 Holme Lea; £122.80, £120, £117.80, £110.80 Clarks Farm; £120 Thorney Croft; £118.80 Midtown Farm; £117.30, £112.30 Clifton Moor; £115.30, £110.30 Crossfell House; £115.30, £113.80, £113.30(2) Lansmere; £114.80 Staingills; £113.80 Low House; £112.30, £111.30 Black Syke, £110.30 Bridge End (Miller): Blue Texel £120 Staingills: Dutch Texel £120, £118.80 Terrys Farm; £114.80 Black Syke; £112.30 Breaks Hall; £110.30 Yore House; £110.30 Staingills: Beltex £120, £118.30, £116.30(2) Terrys Farm; £118.30, £114.30 Crossfell House; £117, £113.30, £110 Clifton Moor; £116.80 Bridge End(Miller); £116.30, £114.30, £113.30, £111.80 Staingills; £115 Bridge End (Brass); £114.80 Lansmere; £114.30 Chapel House; £112.30 Dry Evers; £112.30 Friendship Farm; £110.30 Low House: Lleyn £101.30 Helm Farm; Mule £97.80 Asby Hall Mews:

Prime Hoggs
Price per KiloTexel 219.6p, 211.8p, 210.4p, 209.2p(2), 207.6p, 206.3p, 204.3p, 204.2p, 202.4p, 202.3p, 201.5p(2), 200.6p Timberley Farm; 203.4p Raygill Farm; 203.4p Hyde Park: Suffolk 211.5p, 210.8p, 210.5p, 202.5p Timberley Farm; 204.6p Hyde Park: Cheviot 207.2p, 203.3p, 202.1p, 198.2p, 191p Hyde Park; 197.2 East Farm: Beltex 202.1p Trainriggs Farm; 201.9p Brackenslack: Herdwick 195.6p Eden Vale: Charollais 193.2p East Farm: Blackface 188.6p Eden Vale; 179.2p Greystone House: Mule 183.2p Redlands Bank: Swaledale 176.4p Redlands Bank.

Price per Head – Suffolk £116.30, £115.80, £107.30, £103.30 Timberley Farm; £107.80 East Farm: Texel £115.30, £112.30, £109.80, £109.30, £108.80(4), £108.30, £107.30(3), £103.80(2), £102.30 Timberley Farm; £112.30, £109.80 East Farm; £107.80 Raygill Farm: Cheviot £101.80 Capplegill; £86.80, £84.80, £76.80 East Farm; £81.30, £80.80, £78.80, £78.30, £77.30 Hyde Park: Charollais £90.80, £88.80 East Farm: Mule £89.80 Shield Farm: Beltex £87.80, £84.80 Brackenslack; £80 Trainriggs Farm: Swaledale £85.80, £83.80 New Hall; £75.80 Grains O Beck: Rough £80 Galloper Park: Herdwick £76.30 Eden Vale: Jacob £74.80, £72.80 Hudspeth: Blackface £69.80 Eden Vale.

Cast Ewes – Texel £113.50 Colene Croft; £111.50 Dry Evers; £110.50 Old Mill Flatt; £110.50 Terrys Farm; £105.50 House & Holme Farm; £104.50 Scarside; £103.50 Low Bank House; £103.50 Colene Croft: Dutch Texel £108.50 Terrys Farm: Suffolk £108.50 Black Syke; £106.50 Old Mill Flatt; £104.50 Terrys Farm; £103.50 Scar Top; £99.50 Waitby Farm; £99.50 Dry Evers; £96.50 Low House: Mule £87.50 Rosgill Head; £87.50 Old Mill Flatt; £85.50 House & Holme; £85 Martindale; £83.50 Shield Farm: Cheviot £86.50 Old Mill Flatt: Beltex £84.50 Low Bank House: Lleyn £79.50, £75.50 Espland; £78.50 Helm Farm: Rough £70.50 Kilnmire: Swaledale £67.50 Midtown Farm; £63.50 Shield Farm: Blackface £66.50 Eden Vale: Herdwick £58.50 Eden Vale.

Cast Rams – Bluefaced Leicester £130.50 Gilts: Texel £100 Low Ewe Cote: Lleyn £100 Espland: Suffolk £92.50 Black Syke: Swaledale £82.50 Archers Hall, £74.50 Dowthwaite Head Farm: Herdwick £66.50 Dowthwaite Head Farm.