Wooler Prime Sheep Sale

24th October 2018

At Wooler on Wednesday 24th October Harrison and Hetherington held their weekly primestock sale of sheep comprising of Prime Lambs, Ewes and Rams

Lambs, similar trade on the week

Leading Lamb prices per head: Texel: £85 East Newburn, £84, £80 Doune Brae, £82 Wandon, £79 Bewick Folly, Black Heddon and West Longridge. Suffolk: £80 Yetlington Lane.

Leading Lamb prices per kilo: Texel: 182p Springhill, Seahouses, 181p, 173p Black Heddon, 175p Bewick Folly, 173p East Newburn, 171p Shipley Smallburn. Beltex: 178p Yetlington Lane.

Ewes, good show of ewes forward, increased returns.

Texel: £131, £123, £121, £101 Black Heddon, £91 Doune Brae, £85 Yetlington Lane, £81 Bellstruther. Suffolk: £89, £80 Springhill, Seahouses, £87 Barmoor Red House, £83 Wrangham, £81 Newstead. North Country Cheviot: £73 Biddlestone Home Farm, £61 Hartside. Mule: £75 Bellstruther, £67 Shotton, £65 Barmoor Red House and Doune Brae. Easycare: £55 Edlingham Demesne. Blackfaced: £41 West Longridge.