Kirkby Stephen Prime Sheep Sale

2nd October 2018

Harrison & Hetherington Ltd, Kirkby Stephen Mart held their weekly sale of prime sheep on Tuesday night, when 3078 sheep were forward consisting of 2241 prime lambs and 837 cast sheep.

Topping the prime lambs at £128 was a Beltex cross lamb from Page Farm Partnership, Ripon.
Topping at 248.2p/kg were a pen of three Beltex cross lambs weighing 38kg and selling for £94.30 from Mr. S. Millman, Brackenslack, Maulds Meaburn.
The consignment of Beltex cross lambs from Messrs Millman averaged 41kg £86.12 (210p/kg).
Page Farm Partnership sold their run of 45 Beltex cross & Texel cross lambs to average 47kg £93.06 (198p/kg).
Messrs Skidmore, Needless Hall Farm, Toronto sold their 30 Beltex cross lambs to average 42.5kg £85.58 (201.3p/kg).
Messrs Hunter, Upper Brydekirk, Annan sold their consignment of 33 Beltex cross lambs to average 41.7kg £83.56 (200p/kg).
Cast sheep topped at £124.50 for a pair of Bluefaced Leicester Rams from Messrs Bush, Trainriggs, Shap.

Leading Prices
Prime Lambs
Price per Head Beltex £128, £110(x2), £107.80, £99.80, £97.80, £94.80(x2), £86.30 Rookwith House; £100, £94.30 Brackenslack (S. Millman); £98.80 Ascot House; £95.30, £89.30, £87.80, £85.30 Upper Brydekirk; £95 The Birches; £94.30, £93.30, £91.30, £87.80 Parkside; £93.80 Easegill Head; £93.30 Low Trough Farm; £92.80, £88.80, £86.80, £85 Brackenslack (Seymour); £92.30, £89.80, £86.30(x2), £85.80 Needless Hall Farm; £91.80 Lowgill Farm; £91.30, £85.30 Home Farm (Metcalfe); £90.80(x2), £88.30, £86.80, £85.80 West Briscoe; £89.80 Birch Bush; £87.80 Carkin Moor Farm; £87.30 Middle Horsleyhope Farm: Texel £95.80, £85, £78.30 Waterside; £95.80 Heather Bank; £93.30, £83.80, £82.80, £80 Birch Bush; £90, £87.80 Rookwith House; £87.80, £86.30, £81.30 Parkside; £85.30 Rosgill Head; £83.80 Haithwaite; £83.80 Sproat Ghyll; £80 Porthy Green; £78.80 High Street (Metcalf); £76.80 Stoneriggs; £76.30 Scarside; £75.30 Villa Farm; £75.30 Raygill Farm: Suffolk £93.80, £78 Waterside; £74.30, £72.30(x2) Lowgill Farm: Charollais £86.30 Lowgill Farm; £76.30 Carkin Moor Farm: Dutch Texel £84.80 Starrah: Bluefaced Leicester £80 Trainriggs (Bush): Zwartble £77.30 Melbourne House: Mule £73.30 Villa Farm; £72.30 Eastfield Farm; £70 Eden Flatt; £69.80 Asby Grange; £68.30 Marriforth; £68 Croft Farm: Hampshire £68 Porthy Green: Swaledale £66.80 Birch Bush; £56.80, £52.30 Parkside; £55.30 Springfield: Blackface £66.30 Waterside:

Price per Kilo –Beltex 248.2p, 212.8p, 200.8p Brackenslack (Millman); 245p, 220.7p, 220.5p, 205.6p, 200p Rookwith House; 226.9p, 210.8p(x2), 208p, 207.7p Upper Brydekirk; 222.6p, 217.9p, 207p  Brackenslack (Seymour); 220p, 216.2p, 205.3p West Briscoe; 219.8p, 209.3p, 206.8p, 205.5p Needless Hall Farm; 219.6p Ascot House; 219.3p, 217.4p, 213.7p, 212p, 209p Parkside; 208.3p Waterside; 200p Marriforth: Texel 207.6p, 175.1p Stoneriggs; 191.8p, 190.9p Parkside; 180.8p Heather Bank; 180.8p, 180p Waterside; 178.3p Low House; 177.4p Scarside; 175.1p High Street (Metcalf): Dutch Texel 176.7p Starrah: Mule 168.3p, 155.3p, 153.4p Stoneriggs; 153.3p West Friar House; 151.8p Marriforth; 151.1p Croft Farm: Charollais 166p Lowgill Farm: Suffolk 164.5p Lanehill; 159.2p Waterside; 158.3p Lowgill Farm: Blackface 154.2p Waterside: Swaledale 145.3p, 142p Parkside; 138.3p Springfield; 136.3p Birch Bush:

Ewes Beltex £98.50, £79.50 Needless Hall Farm: Texel £85 Fell View; £83.50 Roseleigh; £80 Dale View; £80 Boynessmill House: Teeswater £76.50 Piper Hole: Bluefaced Leicester £75.50 Whingill: Suffolk £75.50 Fell View: Mule £66.50 Haithwaite; £65.50 Marriforth; £57.50 Gilts; £56.50 Cocklake Farm: Cheviot £60.50 Low Greenside: Rough Fell £55.50 Piper Hole: Swaledale £45.50 Parkside; £40.50 Claylands Farm; £40 Martindale Farm; £40 Dowthwaite Farm: Blackface £40 Guise:

 

Rams

Bluefaced Leicester £124.50 Trainriggs (Bush):

Swaledale £56.50, £50 Beverley Cottage; £54.50 Oakbank Farm; £50.50 Waterside Farm: