Wooler Prime Sheep Sale

22nd April 2020

At Wooler on Wednesday 22nd April Harrison and Hetherington held their weekly primestock sale of sheep comprising of Hoggs, Ewes and Rams

Hoggs, end of season show met a respectable trade

Leading Hogg Prices per head: Texel: £94.50, £90 Reddishall, £94 (3), £90 (3) Newham Hagg. Suffolk: £92.50, £91, £90 Doxford Farm. North Country Cheviot: £92, £91.50 Reddishall. Blackface: £90.50 Edlingham Newtown. Beltex: £90 Broadlaw. Bluefaced Leicester: £86 Broadlaw. Half Bred: £83 Doxford Farm. Greyface: £82 Reddishall

Leading Hogg Prices per kilo: Texel: 222.2p, 208.9p (2), 204.5p, 202.6p Newham Hagg, 222.2p Doxford Farm, 217.1p South Dissington, 216.3p Thompsons Walls, 205.4p Reddishall. Suffolk: 214.3p, 209.2p Doxford Farm, 197.7p South Dissington. Blackface: 190p Reddishall. Half Bred: 184.4p Doxford Farm. Beltex: 183.7p Broadlaw. North Country Cheviot: 169.4p Reddishall

Ewes, trade steadier on the week

Texel: £149, £141, £137, £113 Black Heddon, £142 Edlingham Newtown, £115 Barmoor Red House. Suffolk: £129, £119, £111 (2) Edlingham Newtown, £113 Howick Estates, £108 Wandon, £107, £106 Gainslaw Hill. Beltex: £117, £109 Newham Hagg. Bluefaced Leicester: £98 Edlingham Newtown. Greyface: £95 Wandon, £95, £90 Howick Estates, £89 South Falaknowe, £87, £84 Lilburn Estates. Half Bred: £92, £89 Doxford Farm. North Country Cheviot: £85 Newham Hagg. Blackface: £83 Reaveley Greens. Easy Care: £77 Barmoor Red House

Rams: Texel: £132, £117, £115 Lilburn Estates. Beltex: £119 Lilburn Estates. Bluefaced Leicester: £113, £107 Edlingham Newtown. Easy Care: £74, £72 Barmoor Red House