Kirkby Stephen Prime Sheep Sale

4th June 2019

Harrison & Hetherington Ltd, Kirkby Stephen Mart held their weekly sale of prime sheep on Tuesday when 2865 sheep were forward consisting of 1106 prime lambs, 752 prime hoggs and 1007 cast sheep.

Topping the prime lambs at £120 was a 37kg Rouge cross lamb from Messes Barker, Middle Bank End Farm which was bought by Yorkshire Halal Meats Ltd, Osset.
Topping at 340p/kg were a pen of 35kg Beltex cross lambs which sold for £119 to Vivers Scotlamb, Annan.
Messrs Sowerby, Terrys Farm, Ormside sold their consignment of 66 lambs to average 43kg £106.13 (246.8p/kg).
A pen of 6 lambs from this home weighing 45kg sold to make £113.80 to M. Helliwell, Rochdale.
Messrs Hunter, Upper Brydekirk, Annan sold their run of 30 Beltex cross lambs to average 39kg £100.25 (257.05p/kg)
Messrs Lyle, Staingills, Culgaith sold their run of 156 lambs to average 248.86p/kg.
Prime hoggs topped at £113.80 for Hill Cheviots from Messrs Mark, Sunny Gill Farm, Ousby which was bought by S & S Meat Wholesalers, Darlington.
The run of 71 Hill Cheviot hoggs from this home averaging 50kg sold to average £92.08.

Leading Prices
Spring Lambs
Price per head – Rouge £120 Middle Bank End: Beltex £119, £116.30, £115, £114, £112, £111.30, £103.80, £102.80 Staingills; £118.80, £113.80, £111.80, £110.30, £107, £104, £103.80, £101.80, £101.30 Terrys Farm; £113.30, £109.30, £106.30, £104.80 Upper Brydekirk; £112.80, £101.80 Wodencroft; £107.80 Street House; £105.80, £101.80 Westfield House Farm; £105.80 Buddle House; £105.80, £104.80, £104.30 Home Farm; £104 Bank House; £100.80 Starrah:  Dutch Texel £112.80, £107.80, £104.80, £103.80, £101.30, £100 Terrys Farm; £99.80 Dry Evers; £97.30, £96.30, £94.30 Staingills; £96.80 Upper Brydekirk: Texel £106.30, £98.80 Staingills; £105.80 Wodencroft; £105.80, £96.80 Friendship Farm; £104.30 Low Swainston Farm; £102.80 Castle Bank Farm; £99.30, £90.50 Waitby Farm; £99.30, £92.50 Chapel Farm; £91.30 Dry Evers; £91.30 Bank House; £91.30 Street House; £91 Birks Head Farm: Suffolk £102.30 Bank House; £97.30 Friendship Farm: Charollais £93.30 Woodland House Farm; £91.30 Brow Top Farm.

Price per kilo – Beltex 340p, 305.3p, 298.2p, 294.9p, 285.6p, 285p, 278.3p, 266.7p Staingills; 297p, 269p, 267.9p, 266.2p, 253.2p, 252.9p Terrys Farm; 290.5p, 280.3p, 272.6p, 262p Upper Brydekirk; 267.4p, 263.3p, 253.3p Home Farm; 265.3p Starrah; 263.7p, 260p The Grange; 260p Brow Top Farm; 259.7p Wharton Hall; 258.9p Old Mill Flatt; 257.1p Townend; 253.4p Woodland House Farm; 250.7p Street House: Rouge 324.3p Middle Bank End Farm: Dutch Texel 278p, 275.1p, 272.7p, 254.9p, 253.7p, 253.5p, 250.8p, 240p Staingills; 248.2p Upper Brydekirk; 245.2p Terrys Farm; 242.7p The Grange: Texel 260.8p Low Swainston Farm; 259.3p, 241p Staingills; 253.6p Street House; 252.3p Bank House; 246p Friendship Farm;  240.3p Dry Evers; 230p Wodencroft: Charollais 229.2p, 217.9p Staingills; 217p Woodland House Farm: Suffolk 227.3p Bank House; 211.5p Friendship Farm: Mule 193.9p Hundith House.

Prime Hoggs
Price per Head – Cheviot £113.80, £96.80, £94.80, £90, £88.80, £87.30 Sunny Gill Farm; £96.80, £94.80 Bloan Farm; £90 Chapel Farm; £86.80 Thornship Farm; £85 Newton Farm: Texel £112.80, £111.80, £110, £106.80, £105.80, £98.30, £97.30, £96.80 Buninver Road; £110.80 Laneside; £106.80, £100.30, £99.80, £97.30 Holmes of caaf Dalry; £103.80 Whygill Head; £100.80 Heather Bank; £96.80 Sunny Gill Farm; £96.50 Newton Farm; £95.80 Bridge End Farm: Charollais £106.80, £102.80, £99.80, £97.80(2), £95.30 Whins Farm; £101.80 Buninver Road: Suffolk £104.80, £103.80, £102.80, £100.80, £100 Whins Farm; £104.80, £103.80 Buninver Road: Rough £94.80 Manor Court: Swaledale £94.80 Punchard Farm; £91.80 Woodbine House; £84 Stoneriggs; £83.80 Woodbine House: Rouge £93.80 Buninver Road: Beltex £90, £86 Sunny Gill Farm; £86.30 Scales Hall: Scotch Blackface £89.30, £76 Buninver Road: Dorset £87.80 Drumland Road: Mule £80.80 Black Lodge Farm; Goat £68.50 Newton Farm.

Price per Kilo – Goat 207.6p Newton Farm: Beltex 194.4p Leigh Croft; 191.8p Scales Hall: Cheviot 194p, 188.9p, 180p Sunny Gill Farm; 189p Newton Farm: Texel 190.7p Scales Hall; 180.8p Black Lodge Farm: Dorset 186.8p Drumlane Road: Charollais 183.3p, 180.4p Whins Farm: Scotch Blackface 165.4p Buninver Road; 160p Newton Farm.

Cast Ewes
Rouge £128, £118.50, £102.50 Skelcies Hall; Texel £125 Wyvill Grange Farm; £116.50(2), £110.50, £99.50, £95.50 Holms of caaf Dalry; 3104.50 Terrys Farm; £100.50 Stoneriggs; £98.80 Wharton Hall; £98.50 House & Holme Farm; £95.50 Westfield House Farm: Charollais £121.50 Holms of caaf Dalry; £91.50 Street House: Suffolk £104.50, £90.50 Holms of caaf Dalry; £90 Clifton Hill Gardens: Blue Texel £86.50 Holms of caaf Dalry: Bluefaced Leicester £81.50 Bank House Farm: Cheviot £70 Amersber Cottage; £68 Wharton Hall; £67.50 Newton Farm: Mule £68.50, £67.50 Town End Farm; £67.50 Mill Cottage; £67.50 Beechcroft Farm: Scotch Blackface £68.50 House & Holme Farm; £68.50, £67.50, £64.50 Newton Farm; £63.50 Townhead Farm; £60.50 Dalbrack Farm: Swaledale £65.50, £64.50 Hundith House; £63.50 Swathburn; £60.50 Hole House; £6050 West Summersides; £60.50 West End; £60.50 Woodbine House; £60 Rudd Hills: Rough £55.50 High Lane; £54.50 Flakebridge Farm: Herdwick £52.50 Low Place Farm.

Cast Rams
Texel £111.50 Newton Farm; £101.50 Rudd Hills; £100 Town End Farm: Charollais £100 Holms of caaf Dalry: Beltex £94.50 Skelcies Hall: Suffolk £90.50 Low Carlinghyll: Swaledale £73.50 Gillses Farm.