Wooler Prime Sheep Sale

2nd January 2019

At Wooler on Wednesday 2nd January Harrison & Hetherington held their weekly Primestock sale of sheep comprising of Hoggs and Ewes

Good show forward, trade as expected 191p SQQ 196p

Leading Hogg Prices per head: Texel: £104, £87 Edlingham Newtown, £96, £87.50 Lilburn Estates, £95 Ford Castle Dairy, £94, £88.50 Newstead, £94, £92, £90 Kettleburn, £94, £90, £87 West Longridge, £90, £88 Craigs House, £89 Wandon, £88 Yetlington Lane. Suffolk: £94 Middle Ord, £92, £89 Kettleburn, £86 Yetlington Lane. Vendeen: £88 (2) Craigs House. North Country Cheviot: £86 (2), £84 Biddlestone Home Farm.

Leading Hogg Prices per kilo: Texel: 216.1p West Longridge, 209.7p, 200p (2) 195.6p Yetlington Lane, 208.7p, 202.4p (2), 197.7p Lilburn Estates, 205.8p Newstead, 205.5p, 202.7p The Hagg, 196.3p Wandon. Beltex: 200p Yetlington Lane. Vendeen: 195.6p Craigs House. Suffolk: 190.2p Edlingham Newtown

Ewes, small show with trade buoyant, topped by a superb pen of pure texel ewes from Ford Castle Dairy

Ewes: Texel: £129 Ford Castle Dairy. £81 Craigs House. Suffolk: £87 Venchen, £86 Kettleburn. Greyfaced: £69 Venchen, £68 Craigs House, £65 West Longridge.