Wooler Prime Sheep Sale

15th July 2020

At Wooler on Wednesday 15th July Harrison and Hetherington held their weekly sale of primestock selling 2007 sheep comprising of 1446 Lambs and 561 Cast Ewes & Rams

SQQ 240p Heavies 225p

Another good quality show with export types again in great demand, heavies once more easy to cash with more required to meet demand

Top price per head Beltex realised £120 (45kg) from D Woodman, Shawhouse bought by R & J Atkinson, Ripon.

Top price per kilo were a pen of 17 Beltex from W H Sanderson & Sons, Bothal Barns 37.5kg at £106 (283p)

Leading Lamb Prices per head: Beltex: £118, £112, £107, £106 Bothal Barns, £111.50, £107 Huntington, £108.50 (2) £106 (2) Annstead. Texel: £111 Edlingham Newtown, £110 Lamberton, Lochside, Overacres, Branton Eastside and Reaveley Greens, £109, £108 Shawhouse, £108 (2) North Swinhoe, £107 South Charlton. Suffolk: £106.50 (2) Nesbit, £104.50 Overacres, £103 Brandon. Vendeen: £110, £105 South Lyham, £104 North Lyham

Leading Lamb Prices per kilo: Beltex: 283p, 268p, 258p Bothal Barns, 275p (2), 268p, 266p Annstead, 266p (2), 264p, 258p Huntington, 263p, 258p Henlaw, 260p (3), 259p, 258p Chillingham Home Farm. Texel: 267p Shawhouse, 260p Black Heddon, 251p Lochside, 250p Tritlington Hall

Cast Ewes:

Another cracking trade with more leaner sorts but everything well sold

Pure Texel: £156, £121, £113 Roseden (Lilburn Estates), £145, £120 South Falaknowe, £139 Edlingham Newtown. Texel: £140, £116 Chillingham Home Farm, £129 Branton Eastside, £109 Edlingham Newtown, Greenhead, Reston and Edrom Mains, £107 Southfield. Lleyn: £106 Loanend. Vendeen: £119 North Lyham, £104 South Lyham. Suffolk: £123 Branton Eastside, £112, £100 Nesbit, £108 (2) Greenhead, £106 Tritlington, £104 Marshall Meadows. North Country Cheviot: £96, £92 (Jethart) Larkhall, £88 Lochside. Bluefaced Leicester: £107, £100 Edlingham Newtown. Mule: £92 Branton Eastside, £86 South Falaknowe, £85.50 Goswick, £85 Lochside, £84 Marshall Meadows. Half Bred: £105 Nesbit. Blackface: £65 South Falaknowe, £63 Overacres, £61.50 Haugh Head.

Rams: Suffolk: £120, £100 Roseden (Lilburn Estates)