Wooler Prime Sheep Sale

16th January 2019

At Wooler on Wednesday 16th January Harrison & Hetherington held their weekly Primestock sale of sheep comprising of Hoggs, Ewes and Rams

Quality Hoggs still in demand

Leading Hogg Prices per head: Texel: £102 Mayfield, £97, £89, £87 Springhill, Seahouses, £95 East Newburn, £95, £92, £88.50 West Longridge, £90 Lilburn Estates. Suffolk: £94 Mayfield. Beltex: £94, £92, £90, £87, £85 Lilburn Estates. Southdown: £89 Gatherick. Halfbred: £87.50 Springhill, Seahouses. Zwartble: £85 Gatherick, £81 Greystones. Blackfaced: £84 East Newburn.

Leading Hogg Prices per kilo: Beltex: 235p. 219p, 214.8p, 204.5p, 192.9p Lilburn Estates, 221.9p Auchencrow Mains. Texel: 228.9p, 197.5p East Newburn, 226.2p, 221.7p West Longridge, 225p, 215p (2), 206p Lilburn Estates, 220.5p Springhill, Seahouses, 197.7p Biddlestone Home Farm. Charolais: 198.6p Auchencrow Mains

Ewes, trade similar on the week

Ewes: Texel: £131, £87 Gatherick, £97, £89 The Villa, Bowsden, £91 Primside, £91 Greystones, £89 Todrig, £87 Elwick. Charolais: £107 Gatherick. Suffolk: £95 The Villa, Bowsden, £91, £87, Springhill, Seahouses, £87 Primside, £83 Todrig. Zwartble: £89 Gatherick. Greyfaced: £73 Springhill, Seahouses, £71 Auchencrow Mains, £69 West Longridge, , £69 Goswick, £67 Barmoor Red House, £67 Primside. Jacob: £63 North Sharperton. Southdown: £63 Gatherick. Blackfaced: £49 East Newburn

Rams: Texel: £89 Auchencrow Mains, £87 North Sharperton, £87 Greystones