Wooler Prime Sheep Sale

9th September 2020

At Wooler on Wednesday 9th September Harrison and Hetherington held their weekly sale of primestock selling 1863 sheep comprising of 1358 Lambs and 505 Cast Ewes and Rams

All flesh was a very fast trade again, leaner sorts a bit more hesitant

Overall average 218p, SQQ 218p, Heavies 217p

Leading Lamb Prices per head: Texel: £124 (2), £120 Castlehills, £119, £117, £116, £113.50, £113 Little Bavington, £108, £107 Shawhouse (Stocksfield), £108, £106 Burradon Mains, £106 Wingates Moor Farm, £105 Wandon. Beltex: £124, £120, £116, £114, £109 Annstead, £120, £115, £112, £109 Glanton Town Farm, £116, £110.50 Henlaw, £113, £112.50, £110 Little Bavington, £106 Matfen Home Farm, £105.50 Huntington. Suffolk: £112, £109 East Ditchburn, £108 Wandon, £104 Nesbit. Cheviot: £112 East Ditchburn

Leading Lamb Prices per kilo: Beltex: 290p, 285p, 273p, 270p, 266p Annstead, 283p, 263p, 260p Henlaw, 276p Little Bavington, 273p Glanton Town Farm, 271p Huntington, 265p, 247p Matfen Home Farms, 264p Shawhouse. Texel: 283p Pasture Hill, 279p, 268p, 257p, 253p Little Bavington, 254p, 250p Henlaw, 245p Matfen Home Farms, 241p Wingates Moor Farm

Cast Ewes:

All classes a touch dearer with a lot of leaner sorts again forward

Overall Average £67

Texel: £126, £106 (2) Glanton Town Farm, £112, £100 Bewick Folly, £108 Greenhead, Reston, £104 Castlehills, £100 Greystone and Bothal Barns, £98 Reaveley. Beltex: £106 Glanton Town Farm. Suffolk: £104 Greenhead, Reston, £100 Bothal Barns. Mule: £83 Greystone, £82 Bothal Barns, £81 Brockley Hall, £75 West Longridge. Cheviot Mule: £85, £83 Reaveley. Cheviot: £80 Bowmont Farming