Wooler Primestock Sale

22nd July 2020

At Wooler on Wednesday 22nd July Harrison and Hetherington held their weekly sale of primestock selling 2556 sheep comprising of 1704 Lambs and 852 Cast Ewes & Rams

Another good show with smart export types again making a strong premium. More heavies appearing weekly with increasing demand

SQQ 228p Overall Average 226p

Leading Lamb Prices per head: Texel: £120, £118, £117, £115 Linden Hill Head, £120 West Longridge, £120 (2), £110 North Swinhoe, £111 Bewick Folly, £110 South Carter Moor, Haltree and Nesbit. Suffolk: £110, £104 Wandon, £104 (2) Warton, £101 South Lyham, £100 (2) Nesbit. Beltex: £114, £106.50 Annstead, £110, £108, £105 Swarland Old Hall. Vendeen: £105, £100 South Lyham

Leading Lamb Prices per kilo: Beltex: 266p, 260p, 258p (2), 253p (2) Annstead, 262p Huntington, 255p, 251p, 250p Swarland Old Hall, 251p (2) Bothal Barns. Texel: 261p, 247p, 244p Linden Hill Head, 251p Black Heddon, 249p Bewick Folly, 249p Huntington, 247p Hoppen Hall, 242p Village Farm, Seahouses, 240p Lilburn EstatesillHi

Cast Ewes:

An excellent show of ewes met another strong trade a bit easier than last week but up on paper to average £81 overall

Pure Texel: £142, £128 Hoprig, £128, £127 Swarland Old Hall. Texel: £134, £129, £120 Annstead, £98 Berryhill. Beltex: £137, £110, £109 Hillcrest Livestock, £124, £116 Annstead, £115 Thompsons Walls, £100, £98 Chillingham Home Farm. Suffolk: £120, £106 (2) Edlingham Newtown, £104 Greenhead, Reston, £101 Chillingham Home Farm, £100 (2) Hoprig, Warton, Nesbit and Southfield, £99 Kettleburn, £97 Branton Eastside. Mule: £92 Mayfield, £80.50 Kettleburn, £80 Berryhill, Southfield and Swarland Old Hall. Blackface: £64 Edlingham Newtown, £64 Lilburn Estates

Rams: Texel: £120 Cartington