Kirkby Stephen Prime Sheep Sale

3rd November 2020

Harrison & Hetherington Ltd, Kirkby Stephen Mart held their weekly sale of prime sheep on Tuesday night when an entry of 4,149 sheep were forward consisting of 3,146 prime lambs and 1003 cast sheep.

Topping the sale at £138 were a pair of 49kg Beltex cross lambs from Messrs Dinsdale, High Field, Morland which were bought by Field Fresh Trading, Conway.

Topping at 339.7p/kg were a pen of 22 36kg Beltex cross lambs which sold for £122.3. from Messrs Slater, Whiteley Hay Farm, Butley, Cheshire.

Next selling for £135 was a 51kg Beltex cross lamb from S. Millman, Brackenslack, Maulds Meaburn which was bought by Dowdings Butchers, Appleby.

Gary Bell, Haas Side Farm, Lockerbie sold a pen of four 41kg Beltex cross lambs to make £134 (326.8p/kg) with a pair of 45kg Beltex lambs from this home selling for £132.

Also selling for £134 was a 53kg Beltex cross lamb from Messrs Wills, Fawcett Park Farm, Dufton which was bought by Dowdings Butchers, Appleby

Messrs Hunter, Upper Brydekirk, Annan sold 37kg Beltex cross lambs to make £125 (337.8p/kg)

Messrs Wynne, Hall Farm House, Sniffton, Derbyshire sold a pen of 41kg Beltex cross lambs to make £124.30 (303.2p/kg)

Messrs Fell, Stanger Hill, Wigton sold a pen of three 39kg Beltex cross lambs to make £122.30 (313.6p/kg)

Steve Millman, Brackenslack, Maulds Meaburn sold a pen of five 39kg Beltex cross lambs to make £121.30 (311p/kg). with another pen of five 44kg lambs selling for £127.30 also from this home and selling to Field Fresh, Conway.

Mule lambs sold to £98.30 for a pen of 20 52kg lambs from Messrs Wills, Fawcett Park Farm, Dufton which sold to G. Lomax.

Messrs Bell, Scarrowmanwick, Croglin sold a pen of 15 48kg Mule lambs to make £97.30 (202.7p/kg) also selling to G. Lomax.

Messrs Birkbeck, Castle Hill, Soulby sold a pen of 12 45kg Mules to make £92.80 (206.2p/kg).

Trade once again led the way here at Kirkby Stephen with a overall average for 3146 lambs of 218.5p/kg and an SQQ average of 225p/kg being achieved.

40 pens of lambs sold between £120-£138

52 pens of lambs sold between 270-339p/kg

772 Beltex cross lambs sold to average £110.42 (258p/kg)

525 Mule lambs sold to average £90.57 (195p/kg)

Cast sheep topped at £130 for a Texel cross ewe from D. Fearon, Fell View Farm, Workington bought by Yorkshire Halal.

Mules ewes topped at £87 for a pen of 30 from Messrs Skelton, Low House, Maryport which were bought by D. Kemp.

All classes of prime sheep sold to strong competition, with buyers for every breed, type and weight of lamb here at Kirkby Stephen. More sheep can easily be well sold on a weekly basis.

Make use of the current strong competition and sell live and thrive!!

Leading Averages
50      @      42kg         £122.37      (386.9p/kg)           Haas Side Farm
25      @      42kg         £118.27      (249.4p/kg)           Brackenslack (Millman)
31      @      43kg         £116.35      (270.6p/kg)           Stanger Hill
50      @      38kg         £114.37      (299.5p/kg)           Whiteley Hay Farm
37      @      41kg         £114.31      (278.8p/kg)           Upper Brydekirk
44      @      49kg         £112.74      (230p/kg)              High Field
48      @      45kg         £111.48      (244p/kg)              Town Farm
63      @      48kg         £107.69      (221.2p/kg)           Fawcett Park Farm
143    @      42kg         £106.90      (249.2p/kg)           Hall Farm House
105    @      44kg         £105.67      (240p/kg)              Marriforth
160    @      44kg         £104.50      (236.2p/kg)           Nether Place
41      @      46kg         £103.77      (225.6p/kg)           Green Farm
50      @      43kg         £102.56      (235.4p/kg)           Steeley Farm
53      @      49kg         £102.49      (205.9p/kg)           East Todholes
46      @      44kg         £101.82      (227.1p/kg)           Towers Farm
201    @      42kg         £100.27      (235.3p/kg)           Kedzlie Farm

Leading Prices –

Prime Lambs

Price Per Head –:

Beltex £138, £127.80, £126.30, £117.30, £112(2), £110.80 High Field; £135, £127.30, £121.80, £121.30, £115.80, £110.80 Brackenslack(Millman); £134, £132, £126.80, £121, £120.30, £118.80 Haas Side Farm; £134, £123.30, £121.30, £120.80, £115.80, £115(2), £112.80, £113.80 Fawcett Park Farm; £127.80, £124.30, £117.30, £113.30 Hall Farm House; £126.80, £123.30, £116.80 Town Farm; £125.80 Langton Field; £125.30, £122.30(2), £114.80 Stanger Hill; £125, £122.80, £120.80, £119.30, £117.80, £114.30 Upper Brydekirk; £122.80 Steeley Farm; £122.80 Green Farm; £122.30, £115.30, £114.30 Whiteley Hay Farm; £121.80 Fair View; £120.80, £113.30, £111.80 Lansmere; £120.30(2) Woodfoot; £120 East Todholes; £118 Paradise Farm; £117.80 Buddle House; £117.30, £112.80 Marriforth; £115.80 Parkside; £110.80 Langton Field; £110 Towers Farm: Texel £125.80, £112.30, £109.80(2) Steeley Farm; £120, £112, £106.80, £106 Low Barn; £118.30 Lansmere; £117.80, £115.30, £106.30 Nether Place; £113.30 Green Farm(Hodgson); £112.80 Town Farm; £111.80 East Todholes; £109.80 Prospect Farm Cottage; £109.30, £105.80 Rosgill Head; £108.80 Newsham Grange; £108.80 Catherine Holme; £108.80, £107, £105.80 Parkside; £108 Kedzlie Farm; £107 Fair View; £106.80 Buddle House; £105.80 Eden Flatt; £105 Etherley House; £105 Black Syke; £105 West Lea; £105 Little Eccleston Hall: Rouge £125 High Field: Blue Texel £108.80 Stanger Hill; £103 Parkside: Bluefaced Leicester £107 Low Barn: Suffolk £106, £96.30 Green Farm(Hodgson); £105.80, £97.80 Paradise Farm; £102.80 Briggle Farm; £99.80 Etherley House; £99.30 Fawcett Park Farm; £96.30 Old Mill Flatt; £95.80, £95.30 Whins Farm: Charollais £99.30 Fawcett Park; £99.30, £98.80 Brackenslack; £97.30 Whins Farm; £95.80 Hawkrigg Farm: Mule £98.30 Fawcett Park Farm; £97.30 Scarrowmanwick; £96.80 Glebe Farm; £96.80 East Todholes; £96.30 Eden Flatt; £96.30 Green Farm(Hodgson); £95.30, £92.30 Red House Farm; £94.50, £92.80 Croft House Farm; £93.80 Keisley Farm; £93.80 Ellergill; £93.30 Burton Hill Farm; £92.80 Castle Hill; £92.80, £91.80 Asby Grange; £92.80 Old Mill Flatt; £92.30 Waterhouses; £92.30 Starrah; £92, £90 Woodbine House; £91.80 Bents Farm; £91.30 Keisley Farm; £91.30, £90.80 Lanehead Farm; 390.30 Kirkland Fold: Cheviot £88.80 Little Eccleston Hall; £87.30 Bents Farm: Swaledale £85 East Todholes; £80.80 West End Farm; £80, £70 Manor House Farm; £78.30 High Birk Hatt; £70 Holly Cottage Barn; £70 Pennine View: Hampshire £83.80 Middle Holling Carr: Masham £81.80 Rigby House: Rough £75.80 Waterhouses.

Price per kilo –

Beltex 339.7p, 295.6p, 293.1p Whiteley Hay Farm; 337.8p, 294.6p, 294.5p, 292.4p, 291p, 285.8p Upper Brydekirk; 326.8p, 301.9p, 293.4p, 293.3p Haas Side Farm; 313.6p Stanger Hill; 311.2p, 311p, 289.3p Brackenslack (Millman); 303.2p Hall Farm House; 299.5p Green Farm (Hodgson); 294.6p Lansmere; 294.5p Buddle House; 290p Fair View; 287.6p, 284.5p Fawcett Park Farm; 286.4p Woodfoot; 286.3p Bolton Road; 285.9p Hawkrigg Farm; 285.6p Steeley Farm; 283.7p Paradise Farm; 281.6p High Field; 280p West Lea: Texel 288.3p, 245.4p Nether Place; 275.1p Lansmere; 269.8p Green Farm (Hodgson); 267.4p, 241.9p Steeley Farm; 259p Catherine Holme; 249.5p Prospect Farm Cottage; 244.5p, 235.2p Fair View; 239.5p, 236.1p(2), 235.9p Kedzlie Farm; 236.9p Jerusalem Farm; 236.8p Woodbine House; 236.1p Breaks Hall: Rouge 271.7p High Field; 260.2p Brackenslack(Millman): Blue Texel 265.4p Stanger Hill; 235.8p Town Farm: Charollais 233.7p, 210.2p Brackenslack (Seymour); 211.6p Whins Farm: Suffolk 212.6p Paradise Farm; 209.3p Green Farm (Hodgson); 208.8p Wharton Hall; 205.2p, 205.1p Black Syke: Cheviot 207.9p Bents Farm; 198.2p Amersber Cottage; 197.3p Little Eccleston Hall: Mule 206.2p Castle Hill; 209.1p Starrah; 202.8p Burton Hill; 202.7p Scarrowmanwick; 201.8p Lanehead Farm; 201.7p Croft House Farm; 201.7p East Todholes; 201p Green Farm(Hodgson); 200.7p Cross Hall Farm: Masham 194.8p Rigby House: Swaledale 191.6p Swathymere; 188.9p East Todholes; 182.1p High Birk Hatt; 179.6p West End; 179.5p Manor House Farm; 179.4p Holly Cottage Barn: Hampshire 182.2p Middle Holling Carr: Rough 168.4p Waterhouses.

Cast Ewes

Texel £130, £106, £100 Fell View Farm; £126 Brackenslack (Seymour); £118, £105, £100 Parkside; £115 Short Thorns Farm; £112 Brackenslack; £106, £105 Low House; £105 Etherley House; £103.50 Friendship Farm; £102 Whiteley Hay Farm; £100 Sunny Gill Farm: Beltex £120 Parkhouse; £112 Fell View Farm; £90 Upper Brydekirk; £90 Marriforth: Hampshire £105 Low House: Charollais £100 Brackenslack(Seymour): Mule £87, £85, £75.50 Low House; £80.50 Smardale Hall; 380 West End Farm; £80 Little Eccleston Hall; £78.50 Toby Hill Farm; £75 The Sycamores: Zwartble £80 New Hummerbank Farm: Bluefaced Leicester £80 Thorney Gale; £80 Parkhouse: Dorset £80 New Hummerbank Farm: Teeswater £80 Fell View Farm: Cheviot £78.50 Low House; £78.50 Sunny Gill Farm: Rough £70 Galloper Park; £68 Smardale Hall; £65 Raisgill Hall; £63.50 High Lane: Easycare £70 Brackenthwaite Farm: Swaledale £62.50 Barras Farm; £60 Bleathgill; £60 Argill House; £60 Galloper Park; £58.50 Smardale Hall; £58.50 The Park Wall; £56 Shore Thorns Farm; £56 Park House Farm: Kerry Hill £60 Fell View Farm.

Cast Rams

Beltex £134.50 Easegill Head: Bluefaced Leicester £116 Scarrowmanwick: Texel £105.50 Barningham House; £102.50, £100 Fell View Farm: Charollais £85(2) Leigh Croft: Swaledale £70 Beverley Cottage; £68.50 Easegill Head; £62.50 Buddle House; £62.50 Garnthwaite; £60 Lockholme Hall.

Store Lambs

Mule £70 Cross Hall Farm: Texel £68, £64 Home Farm: Rough £59, £56 Kilnmire.