Wooler Prime Sheep Sale

15th April 2020

 At Wooler on Wednesday 15th April Harrison and Hetherington held their weekly primestock sale of sheep comprising of Hoggs, Ewes and Rams

Hoggs, met a solid trade with a heavy show forward

Topping at 246.6p per kilo from C R Fawcett, Wellhouse Farm

Top price per head was £114.50 from S Shell & Sons, Brandon

Leading Hogg Prices per head: Suffolk: £114.50, £103 Brandon, £97 Wellhouse Farm. Texel: £114, £108.50 Wellhouse Farm, £110, £103.50 Springhill, Seahouses, £109 Brandon. Beltex: £98.50 Wellhouse Farm. Greyface: £92, £90 Fawdon Farms. Blackface: £87.50 Halterburn, £85 Fawdon Farms

Leading Hogg Prices per kilo: Texel: 246.6p, 221.4p Wellhouse Farm, 223.3p, 204.8p Todrig, 206.9p Fawdon Farms, 205.6p Newstead, 204.9p West Longridge, 202.4p Springhill, Seahouses, 200p Halterburn, 200p Edlingham Demesne. Beltex: 234.5p Wellhouse Farm. Suffolk: 205.6p Goswick, 200p West Longridge, 196.8p Fawdon Farms. Blackface: 202.5p Halterburn. Greyface: 200p Fawdon Farms

Ewes, met a flying trade once again

Topping at £159 for a Texel Ram from M & J Turnbull, Todrig

Texel: £153, £150 South Farm, Ryal, £145, £133, £130 Annstead Farm, £137 East Newburn, £127 Pasture Hill, Seahouses, £125 Belmont Farm, £121 (2) Newstead. Suffolk: £139 Todrig, £139 Belmont Farm, £139 (2) Cornhill Farm, £137 Primside, £135, £131 Goswick, £134 West Longridge, £131 Kettleburn, £126 Springhill, Seahouses. Cheviot Mule: £123, £115, £107 Todrig. Beltex: £121 Annstead Farm. Greyface: £115 Springhill, Seahouses, £111.50, £108.50, £104, £103 West Longridge, £109 Goswick. North Country Cheviot: £103 Primside. Blackface: £89 Edlingham Demesne. Easy Care: £79 Edlingham Demesne

Rams:

Texel: £159 Todrig, £150 South Farm, Ryal