Wooler Prime Sheep Sale

25th July 2018

At Wooler on Wednesday 25th July Harrison and Hetherington held their weekly primestock sale of sheep comprising of 900 Prime Lambs and 330 Ewes

Lambs, more sheep forward, all types in line with national trade.

Leading prices per head – Lambs: Texel: £100, £90 Low Middleton, £98 Barmoor Ridge, £96 Wandon, £89, £86.50 South Charlton, £85.50 Bewick Folly, £85 Edlingham Newtown, £84 Kettleburn, £84 Craigs House. Suffolk: £94, £87 Wandon, £90 Low Middleton, £89 Mid Edrom, £84 Branton Eastside. Beltex: £90 Newburn. Vendeen: £83.50 Craigs House.

Leading prices per kilo – Lambs: Suffolk: 203p, 189p Mid Edrom. Beltex: 200p East Newburn, 195p Newburn. Texel: 196p South Charlton, 196p Bewick Folly, 194p, 191p (2) Newburn, 192p East Newburn, 189p Black Heddon, 189p Wandon.

Ewes, great show, similar trade

Ewes: Suffolk: £103 Branton Eastside, £101 Edlingham Newtown. Texel: £99 Edlingham Newtown, £95 Mid Edrom, £93 Newburn, £89 Wellhouse. Bluefaced Leicester: £98 Branton Eastside, £91 Brantonside Cottage (J Elliott). Cheviot Mule: £89 Village Farm. Suffolk: £89 Berryhill, £89, £85 Edlingham Newtown. Blackfaced: £47 North Bellshill.