Kirkby Stephen Prime Sheep Sale

18th August 2020

Harrison & Hetherington Ltd, Kirkby Stephen Mart held their weekly sale of prime sheep on Tuesday night when an entry of 3,581 sheep were forward consisting of 2,048 prime lambs and 1,533 cast sheep.

Topping the sale at £117 were a pen of 52kg Texel cross lambs from Messrs Cleasby, Porthy Green, Appleby which were bought by Dowdings Butchers Appleby.

Topping at 254.4p/kg were a pen of five 41kg lambs which sold for £104.30 from Messrs Bewley, Mid Farm, Wigton and were purchased by Vivers Scotlamb.

Mule lambs sold to £95.80 for a pen from Messrs Wall, Raygill Farm, Barnard Castle which were bought by A Atkinson.

Another pen of 15 47kg Mules sold to make £90 from Messrs Hill, Whitewall Farm, Great Asby.

Messrs Hutchinson, Hebblethwaite Hall sold a pen of 11 Mules weighing 45kg to make £87.80 (195.1p/kg)

Cast sheep topped at £126 for a pen of three Texel cross ewes from Messrs Millar, Crookholm, Canonbie.

Mule ewes sold to £96.50 for a pen from Messrs Dunning, Raisgill Hall, Tebay.

Leading Averages
40      @    £100.63      Barton Hall
14      @      £99.19      Lower Griseburn
25      @      £95.15      Staingills
47      @      £94.59      Hallbankgate
15      @      £93.63      Midtown Farm
20      @      £93.36      Hollins View
10      @      £93.00      Porthy Green
10      @      £92.78      Rosgill Head
54      @      £90.64      Stubsgill Farm
20      @      £90.58      Etherley House

Leading Prices –

Prime Lambs

Price Per Head –:

Texel £117 Porthy Green; £108 Lower Griseburn; £108 Hollins View; £106 West End Farm; £106 Barton Hall; £106, £97.80 Hallbankgate; £105 Catherine Holme; £102.80 Laneside; £102.80 Dousgill Farm;  £102 Hardendale Hall; £100, £96.80 Rising Sun; £98.80 Steeley Farm; £98 Goodlie Hill Cottage; £97.30 Whygill Head; £96.80, £95.30 Midtown Farm(Hullock); £96.30 Midtown Farm(Hall); £96.30 Etherley House; £95.80 Bridge End; £95.80 Jerusalem Farm; £95.30 Marriforth; £95 Steeley Farm; £95 Nelson Farm; £95 Rosgill Head: Beltex £108, £99.80, £97.80 Hallbankgate Farm; £104.30, £96.80, £94.80 Mid Farm(Bewley); £104.30 Barton Hall; £104, £96 Staingills; £100, £98.30, £95 Stubsgill Farm; £99.30 Marriforth; £95.30, £94.30 Castle Hill; £95 Farewell Grange; £94.80, £94.30 Goodlie Hill Cottage: Mule £95.50 Raygill Farm; £90 Whitewall Farm; £88 Musgrave House; £87.80 Hebblethwaite Hall; £87.50 Leekworth Gardens; £86.80 Midtown Farm(Hall); £86.30 Waterside Farm; £84.50 Asby Grange: Dutch Texel £94.30 Terrys Farm: Suffolk £91.80 Etherley House; £91.30, £86.30 Wharton Hall; £88.80 Terrys Farm; £87 Friars Garth: Charollais £90 Rigby House; £87.80 Newsham Grange; £87.80 East Mellwaters: Cheviot £88.80 Bank Head: Kerry Hill £86.80 Bank Head: Masham £84.80 The Oaks: Lleyn £84 Woodfoot(Jenkinson): Bluefaced Leicester £83 Ormathwaite Farm: Rough £74.30 Greenside Farm: Swaledale £73.30, £96.30 School Cottage; £67.30 Rudd Hills: Scotch Blackface £73.30 Elm Gill.

Price per kilo –

Beltex 254.4p, 249.5p, 248.2p Mid Farm(Bewley); 252.1p, 250 Stubsgill Farm; 249.5p, 240p Hallbankgate Farm; 248.3p Marriforth; 245.5p, 241.9p, 234.1p Staingills; 242.6p, 235.9p Barton Hall; 241.8p Castle Hill; 237.5p Farewell Grange; 237.3p Fair View; 233.3p Sawbridge Hall; 232p Goodlie Hill Cottage; 231.9p Smardale Mill; 231.6p Steeley Farm; 231.5p Green Gill Farm: Texel 238.3p, 232.8p, 218.1p Marriforth; 225p Porthy Green; 221.4p Stubsgill Farm; 221p Barton Hall; 220.8p Barnskew; 220.4p Hollins View; 219.5p Ormathwaite Farm; 219.3p, 216.2p Whygill Head; 217.3p Hallbankgate Farm; 215.8p New Hall Farm: Dutch Texel 214.3p Terrys Farm: Suffolk 210.5p, 195.3p Etherley House; 201.3p Leekworth Gardens; 196.1p Wharton Hall: Charollais 204.2p East Mellwaters Farm; 200.8p House & Holme Farm; 200p Crookholm Farm: Cheviot 197.3p Bank Head; 193p Jardines: Kerry Hill 197.3p Bank Head: Mule 195.1p Hebblethwaite Hall; 194.4p Leekworth Gardens; 192p Asby Grange; 191.8p Waterside Farm; 191.5p Whitewall Farm; 190.5p Pennine View: Scotch Blackface 187.9p Elm Gill Farm: Rough 176.9p Greenside Farm:

Cast Ewes

Texel £126 Crookholm Farm; £120.50(2), £102.50 Upperlands Farm; £114.50, £100 Grove House Farm; £111.50 Bridge End; £108 Staingills; £107.50 Catherine Holme; £105.50 Sideway Bank; £105.50 Allergill Cottage; £100 Barton Hall: Suffolk £115.50, £105.50, £94.50 Upperlands Farm; £100 Staingills; £98.50 The Cottage: Bluefaced Leicester £114.50 Farewell Grange; £109.50 Bleathgill: Blue Texel £109.50 Nelson Farm: Charollais £105.50 Lower Griseburn; £97.50 Upperlands Farm; £97.50 Orchard Farm: Mule £96.50 Raisgill Hall; £90.50 Midtown Farm(Hall); £88.50 South View; £87.50 Toby Hill Farm; £85.50 Kilnmire; £85.50 Barton Hall: Beltex £95 Catherine Holme; £90 Farewell Grange: Zwartble £89.50 Ormside Lodge: Cheviot £80.50 Plantation Road; £80.50 Upperlands Farm; £80 Bank Head: Lleyn £72.50 Helm Farm: Rough £70, £63.50 Raisgill Hall; £66.50 Kilnmire; £64.50 Weasdale Farm: Swaledale £64.50 Foxtower View; £62.50 Bleathgill; £61.50 Gapshields; £61.50 Whitewall Farm; £60.50 Waterside Farm: Shetland £36.50 Hollow Green Farm.

Cast Rams

Texel £108.50 Plantation Road: Rough £69.50 Holme Farm: Swaledale £60.50 South Wellhope; £60 Billing Shield Farm: