Kirkby Stephen Prime Sheep Sale

29th January 2019

Harrison & Hetherington Ltd, Kirkby Stephen Mart held their weekly sale of prime sheep on Tuesday when an entry of 3,615 sheep were forwards consisting of 2,712 prime hoggs and 903 cast sheep.

Topping the prime hoggs at £125.80 were a pen of four 65kg Texel cross hoggs from Messrs Ferguson, Priory Nook, Carlisle.
Topping at 290.6p/kg were a pen of 34kg Beltex cross hoggs which made £98.80 from the Isle of Man.
Messrs Dinsdale, High Field, Morland sold their run of 41 Beltex cross hoggs to average 42.2kg £106.91 (253.3p/kg).
Messrs Ferguson, Priory Nooks’ consignment of Texel cross hoggs sold to average 63kg £118.36.
Messrs Jackson, Little Beck sold his consignment of 25 Beltex cross hoggs to average 40kg £100.52 (251.3p/kg).
Messrs Topping, Basco Dyke, Armathwaite sold their run of 31 Texel cross hoggs to average 51kg £102.49.
Topping the cast section at £135.50 was a pen of Suffolk cross ewes from Waterside, Alford which were purchased by Yorkshire Halal Meats Ltd.

Leading Prices

Prime Lambs – Price per Head Texel £125.80, £113.80(2), £107.80 Priory Nook; £105.30, £104.80, £99.80(2), £97.80, £96.80 Basco Dyke; £103.80 Keld Farm; £102.80, £97.30, £96.80 Hundith House; £102.80 Woodland; £100 Ormathwaite Farm; £98.80(2), £96(2), £95.80(2) Braes of Enzie; £98.80, £96.80(2), £95.80 Waterside; £98.30 Breaks Hall; £97.80 Colstons; £96.30 Newton Farm; £95.80 Hudspeth; £95.80, £95.30 Ballabrews: Beltex £118.80, £112.80, £106.80, £105 Little Beck; £116.80, £102.30 Farewell Grange; £113.30, £107.80, £102.30 Town End Farm; £112.80, £110, £102.30 Row End Farm; £110.80 Keld Farm; £110.30, £107.80, £107.30(2) High Field; £109.30 Stripes Farm; £108.80 Waterside; £106.80 Theakston Grange; £106.80 Oakcroft; £106.30 Hundith House; £105.80 Stubsgill Farm; £103.80 Staingills: Blue Texel £112.80 Priory Nook: Dutch Texel £101.30, £101, £96.80(2) Hundith House: Charollais £97.30, £94.30, £93.80(2), £91.30 Whins Farm; £92.80 Keld Farm; £91.30 Kinknockie: Suffolk £96.80, £92.30 Theakston Grange; £95.80, £94 Waterside; £93.80 Town End Farm; £90.80 Merryshield; £90.30 Newton Farm: Bluefaced Leicester £91.80 Farewell Grange; £88.80 Hundith House: Mule £90.50 Hundith House; £90 Newton Farm; £88 Heather Bank; £85.80, £82.30 Hudspeth; £83.80 Thorney Gale; £81.30 Setterah Park: Masham £85.30 Theakston Grange: Cheviot £85.30 West View: Swaledale £82.30 Hudspeth; £78, £76.30, £73.30 Allotment Farm; £71.30 Bridge End: Scotch Blackface £81.80 West View; £79.30 Newton Farm: Goat £61.80 Wath Farm.

Price per Kilo – Beltex 290.6p Cooilingel Farm; 275.1p, 269p, 261.7, 256.7p, 247p, 241p High Field; 271.6p, 269.2p, 254.6p, 246.9p Farewell Grange; 269.8p, 262.3p, 256.7p, 247.1p Town End Farm; 268.6p, 267p, 258.3p, 242p Little Beck; 265.1p, 259.3p Hundith House; 260.5p Theakston Grange; 256.4p, 248.2p Stripes Farm; 251.8p, 243.1p Keld Farm; 249.5p, 245.2p Row End Farm; 249.4 Bolton Road; 249.4p, 248.2p Town Foot; 247.4p Newton Farm; 247.3p Waterside; 247.1p Culgaith: Texel 243.9p, 227p Ormathwaite Farm; 235.9p Keld Farm; 234.5p, 225.8p Colstons; 231.5p Staingills; 228.6p Breaks Hall; 228.3p, 221.3p, 220.5p Town End Farm; 223.3p(2) Waterside; 223.3p Wath Farm; 223.1p, 222.4p Haughton Farm: Dutch Texel 242p Hundith House; 235.6p Kinknockie: Charollais 221p Keld Farm; 212p, 207.5p, 206.8p Kinknockie: Suffolk 201.9p Rookby Scarth; 200.8p, 196p Merryshield; 199.5p Croup Farm; 198.3p West Hindon Farm; 196.3p Newton Farm: Cheviot 200.9p Townhead Farm; 199.4p Cooilingel Farm; 198.4p West View: Scotch Blackface 193.4p Newton Farm; 191.5p, 109.7p Cooilingel Farm: Mule 186.3p Mount Pleasant; 186.3p West Friar House; 184p Thorney Gale: Swaledale 183.3p, 179.1p Allotment Farm; 178.9p Hudspeth; 177.4p Cooilingel Farm; 177p Ghyll Brow: Herdwick 171.7p Cooilingel Farm.

Cast Ewes – Suffolk £135.50(2), £118.50, £116.50 Waterside, £92 Town End Farm: Beltex £130.50 Newton Farm; £95.50 Town End Farm; £93.50 High Field: Texel £125, £109.50, £103.50 Newton Farm; £120.50, £115.50, £106.50 Yore House: £113.50 Waterside: Blue Texel £100 Town End Farm: Bluefaced Leicester £90 Waterside Farm: Charollais £85.50 Newton Farm: Cheviot £83.50 Waterside; £67.50 Newton Farm; £64.50 West View: Mule £81.50 Duckintree Farm; £75.50 Haithwaite; £75 Dry Evers; £74.50 Yore House; £69.50 Newton Farm; £68.50(2) Town End Farm: Scotch Blackface £58.50, £53.50 Newton Farm: Swaledale £55.50, £47.50(2) Gapshields; £52.50 Gillcumber Edge; £50.50 Yore House; £47.50 Sandwath Farm.