Kirkby Stephen Prime Sheep Sale

21st January 2020

Harrison & Hetherington Ltd, Kirkby Stephen Mart held their weekly sale of prime sheep on Tuesday night when an entry of 4,859 sheep were forward consisting of 3,655 prime hoggs and 1,204 cast sheep.

Topping at £125 on two different occasions were a pen of five 42kg Beltex cross hoggs from Joanna Andrews, Boscar Flatts, York which were bought by Vivers Scotlamb, also from this home were another three 50kg Beltex cross hoggs which also sold for £125 to S &  S Meats, Darlington.

Topping at 310.3p/kg were a pen of 39kg Beltex cross hoggs which made £121 from Messrs Fairburn, Marriforth and were bought by Vivers Scotlamb.

The consignment of 35 hoggs from Joanna Andrews sold to average 43.6kg £120.25 (275.8p/kg)

Messrs Dickinson, Kirkbarrow Hall, Penrith sold their run of hoggs to top at £123 for a pen of four 60kg hoggs which were bought by Worsley Wholesale Butcher.

Another pair of 47kg hoggs from this home sold for £120 to Steadmans Butcher, Kirkby Stephen. The run of 40 hoggs from this home sold to average 52kg £115.14 (221.4p/kg)

Messrs Lee, Carkin Moor Farm, Richmond sold their consignment of 106 hoggs to average 51kg £110.69 with a pen of five 49kg hoggs selling for £113.30 to Pak Mecca Meats. Another pen of six 54 kg hoggs sold for £118.80, and a pen of 31 53kg Texel cross Mule hoggs weighing sold to make £113.30.

Mule hoggs topped at £108 for a pen from Messrs Smith, Kelmore Hill Farm, Distington which were bought by Worsley Wholesale Butcher.

Cast sheep topped at £152.50 for a pen of Texel cross ewes from Ayrshire.

Swaledale ewes topped at £78.50 from Messrs Bainbridge, Dousgill, Barningham.

Leading Prices – Prime Hoggs

Price per head –

Beltex £125(2), £118.80, £117.80 Boscar Flats; £123, £120.80, £120, £115.30, £114.80, £114.30, £112.50, £110.80, £109.30, £105.80 Kirkbarrow Hall; £121, £118.80, £110.30, £108.80 Marriforth; £118.80, £114, £111.30, £107.80, £105.80 Carkin Moor Farm; £116(2) Farewell Grange; £115.30, £105.80 Water Hall Farm; £115 Woodfoot; £114.80, £108.80 Outgang Farm; £114 Red House Farm; £114 Buckles Farm; £113.80 Chapel Farm; £112.80 Friars Garth; £112.30, £108.80 Lansmere; £112, £108.80 Hallbankgate Farm; £112, £108.80 Littleburn Farm; £110.80 Stripes Farm; £108.80, £106.80 Kelmore Hill; £105.80, £105 Fir Tree Farm; £105.80 Croft House; £105.30 Crossfell House; £105 Thorpe Satchville: Texel £118.80, £117.80, £113.30, £102.80 Carkin Moor Farm; £116.80 Newhall Farm; £116.80, £107.30, £100.80 Hartley Castle; £116, £104.30 Galloper Garth; £114.80, £114.30, £105.80, £104.30, £103.80, £102.30 Friars Garth; £114 East Mellwaters; £111.80 Gillses Farm; £108.80, £102.80 Hallbankgate Farm; £108.80 Glebelands; £108, £101.80 Low Hall; £106.80 Waterside; £106.80 West Farm; £106.80 Garth Side; £105.80(2) Holms of caaf Dalry; £105.80, £104 Keld Farm; £105 Tarnside; £105 West End Farm; £104.30 Street House; £104 Stotley Hall Farm; £103.80 Porthy Green; £102.80 Bowes Cross Farm; £102.30 Outgang Farm; £101 Kirkhouse Farm; £100.80 Leighton Hall; £100.80 Bolton Road; £100.30 Buckles Farm; £100 Red House Farm: Suffolk £115.30 Carkin Moor Farm; £110.80 Holms of caaf Dalry; £107.80 Old Mill Flatt; £105.30, £97.30, £95.80 Thorpe Satchville; £97.80 Bolton Road; £97.80 Outgang: Halfbred £114.80, £113.80 Friars Garth; £112 Littleburn Farm: Dutch Texel £111.80 Hallbankgate Farm; £102.80 Dry Howe; £98.30, 396.30 Bowes Cross Farm: Rouge £111.30, £100 Skelcies Hall: Mule £108, £107.80, £94.30 Kelmore Hill Farm; £100.80 Galloper Garth; £100, £95.80 Burton Hill; £96.80, £94.80(2) Marriforth; £95.80 Low Farm; £94.30 Villa Farm; £94.30 Manor Farm: Blue Texel £108 Low Hall, £105 Berry Barn; £95.80 Villa Farm: Charollais £104.30, £102 Croft House; £100, £100, £99.30, £96.80 Thorpe Satchville; £97.30 Langton Field; £94.80 Newhall Farm; £94.80 Town End Farm: Cheviot £101.80 Battle Hill Farm; £92.80 Town End Farm; £92.80 West View: Bluefaced Leicester £101 Low Farm; £100 Marriforth; £96 Park House Farm: Scotch Blackface £94.80 Greystone House; £89.30 Farewell Grange: Swaledale £90.80 Redgate; £89.80 Farewell Grange; £85.30 Battle Hill Farm; £80.80 Leighton Hall; £79.80 Haber; £75.30 Dry Howe: Herdwick £77.30, £75.80 Randlegate: Kerry Hill £77.30 Littleburn Farm: Rough £74.80 House & Holme Farm: Jacob £72 Clockeld:

Price per kilo –

Beltex 310.3p, 306.4p, 271.8p, 258.8p, 257.6p, 253p Marriforth; 297.6p, 280.5p, 270p, 250p Boscar Flats; 297.4p, 269.8p Farewell Grange; 292.3p, 276.5p Carkin Moor Farm; 283.8p, 264.5p Fir Tree Farm; 280p, 260.3p Littleburn Farm; 274.2p, 262.5p Thorpe Satchville; 273.9p Lansmere; 272p, 264.3p, 260.9p, 253.5p, 252.5p, 250.8p Outgang Farm; 271.4p Kelmore Hill Farm; 268.1p, 263.8p, 255.3p Kirkbarrow Hall; 265.4p Hallbankgate Farm; 263.8p Stripes Farm; 260.6p Skelcies Hall; 259.7p Whygill Head; 258.6p Chapel Farm; 256.8p Crossfell House; 254.7p Castle Hill; 252.1p Brakes Hall; 250.7p Friars Garth; 250p Gracies Farm: Texel 265.6p, 225p Fir Tree Farm; 249.4p Town Farm; 244.8p, 231.5p Hallbankgate Farm; 240.5p Keld Farm; 240p, 236.9p Leighton Hall; 231.1p West Underhurth; 230p, 229.2p Thorpe Satchville; 227.2p Garth Side; 225.1p Street House: Dutch Texel 254.1p Hallbankgate Farm; 233.6p Dry Howe; 228.6p Bowes Cross Farm: Rouge 234.7p, 227.3p Skelcies Hall: Charollais 231.7p Langton Field; 230.9p Thorpe Satchville; 225.7p Newhall Farm; 225.7p Town End Farm: Blue Texel 220.4p Low Hall; 217.8p Villa Farm: Suffolk 217.9p Fir Tree Farm; 217.4p Town End Farm; 213.3p, 212.9p, 212.2p Thorpe Satchville: Cheviot 215.8p Town End Farm; 212.9p, 205p Crossfell House; 208.9p Buckles Farm; 206.9p Redlands Bank; 206.2p, 205.9p West View: Badgerfaced 215.3p Gracies Farm: Kerry Hill 208.9p Littleburn Farm: Scotch Blackface 207.7p Farewell Grange; 203.3p Tullich: Mule 206.7p Old Mill Flatt; 206.5p Town End Farm; 206.1p(2) Marriforth; 205.5p Alder Bank; 205p Villa Farm; 205p Kelmore Hill Farm; 205p Manor Farm: Halfbred 205p Rigby House; 205p Friars Garth: Swaledale 195.3p High Stennerskeugh; 191.4p High Birk Hatt; 190p Crosby Ravensworth; 187.9p Leighton Hall; 187.1p Farewell Grange: Herdwick 193.3p Randlegate: Rough 191.8p House & Holme Farm.

Cast Ewes

Texel £152.50, £140.50, £125.50, £122.50, £120.50(2) Holms of caaf Dalry; £150.50, £125.50 Lands Farm; £142 Brow Top Farm; £128(2) Town End Farm; £125.50 Lansmere; £121.50 The Cottage: Beltex £131 Skelcies Hall; £104.50 Holms of caaf Dalry: Suffolk £130.50, £112.50 Brow Top Farm; £126.50, £116.50, £113.50 Holms of caaf Dalry; £120 Swallow Heights; £119.50 Waterside; £118.50 Moyadeam Park; £113.50 Crossfell House: Bluefaced Leicester £128.50 Swathburn; £117.50 Glebe Farm; £115.50, £107.50 Villa Farm; £112.50 South House; £109.50 Hallbankgate Farm; £106.50 Sanderson Croft; £106.50 The Cottage: Halfbred £126.50 Moyadam Park:  Cheviot £115.50, £94.50 Waterside; £96.50 Thorpe Satchville; £93.50 Bullflatts Barn: Zwartble £109.50 Town Farm: Mule £101.50 Lands Farm; £97.50 Stotley Hall Farm; £96.50 Dry Evers; £96.50 Hartley Castle; £95.50 Berry Barn; £94.50 Rosgill Head; £94.50 Littlebeck Farm; £94.50 Raisgill Hall; 93.50 Alder Bank; £92.50 Bridge End Farm: Rough £89.50 Swallow Heights; £84.50 Raisgill Hall: Swaledale £78.50 Dousgill Farm; £72.50 Hartley Castle; £71.50 Haber; £70.50 Sanderson Croft; £70 Pinfold House:

Cast Rams

Bluefaced Leicester £140.50 Lands Farm; £127.50 Dry Howe; £123.50 Hartley Castle; £119.50 Hole House: Beltex £121 Greenfield Farm: Texel £115.50 Leighton Hall; £111.50 West End Farm; £106.50 (2) Holms of caaf Dalry: Cheviot £114.50 Moyadam Park: Zwartble £109.50 West Hindon Farm: Swaledale £94.50 South House; £84.50 Gillses Farm; £70.50 Haber: