At Wooler on Wednesday 11th July Harrison and Hetherington held their weekly primestock sale of sheep comprising of 817 Prime Lambs and Ewes.
Lambs in line with national trade, weight and quality still paying
Leading prices per head – Lambs: Texel: £102, £94 Castle Hills, £97 Greenhead, Reston, £95 Wandon, £95 Charlton Mires, £95 Todrig, £94, £90 Springhill, Seahouses, £90 Low Middleton and Eglingham Hall. Beltex: £98, £94 Wandon, £90 Broadlaw Farm. Suffolk: £80 Broadlaw Farm.
Leading prices per kilo – Lambs: Beltex: 217p, 206p Wandon, 191p Broadlaw Farm. Texel: 204p, 202p (2) Springhill, Seahouses, 204p Greenhead, Reston, 202p 200p Bewick Folly, 202p Shipley Smallburn, 200p Low Middleton, 197p Black Heddon, 196p Kettleburn. Suffolk; 183p Broadlaw Farm.
Ewes similar trade for a similar show
Ewes: Texel: £110 Mayfield, £97 Shepherds Cottage, £87 Greenhead, Reston and Berryhill, £80 Yetlington Lane and Charlton Mires. Suffolk: £100 Greenhead, Reston, £97, £89 Charlton Mires, £97 Newton, £89, £87 Mayfield, £85 Todrig. Zwartble: £95 Shepherds Cottage. Mule: £80 Mayfield, £77 Kettleburn and Berryhill, £75 Mayfield. Cheviot: £55 Alnham. Blackfaced: £49 Alnham