Wooler Prime Sheep Sale

13th February 2019

At Wooler on Wednesday 13th February Harrison & Hetherington held their weekly Primestock sale of sheep comprising of Hoggs and Ewes

Hoggs, a mixed show forward, trade slightly easier on the week

Leading Hogg Prices per head: Suffolk: £97, £84.50 Branton East Side, £94 Biddlestone Home Farm, £90 Craigs House. Bluefaced Leicester: £96.50, £88 Branton Eastside. Texel: £95, £90 (2), £86 Tosson Tower, £94.50, £85.50 Elwick, £89 Craigs House, £85 Todrig, £85 Biddlestone Home Farm. Vendeen: £87 Craigs House. Beltex: £87, £85.50 Wandon. Cheviot: £81 Todrig, £80 Biddlestone Home Farm.

Leading Hogg Prices per kilo: Texel: 236p, 190p Elwick, 212.3p, 209.3p Tosson Tower, 200p Todrig and Wandon, 195.4p Biddlestone Home Farm, 195.1p East Newburn. Suffolk: 189.3p Todrig. Beltex: 189.1p Wandon.

Ewes, more ewes forward, trade increased on the week.

Ewes: Suffolk: £98 Fawdon Farms. Texel: £95, £81 Doune Brae, £87 Craigs House, £85 (3) Elwick. Romney: £85, £73 Felkington. Greyfaced: £77 Fawdon Farms, £63 Biddlestone Town Foot. Cheviot Mule: £75 Biddlestone Town Foot. Cheviot: £70, £53 Biddlestone Town Foot. Blackfaced: £68 Branton Eastside, £66 Fawdon Farms