Wooler Primestock Sale

5th August 2020

At Wooler on Wednesday 5th August Harrison and Hetherington held their weekly sale of primestock selling 2001 sheep comprising of 1739 Lambs and 262 Ewes and Rams

Flesh, weight quality still very good to sell, more lighter leaner sorts forward easier in line with national trend

Overall average 217p

Leading Lamb Prices per head: Beltex: £119.50, £114, £110.50, £110 (2), £109 Annstead, £107, £106 Westhouse, £104, 102 Wandon, £103 Henlaw, £102 Swarland Old Hall, £101 Lilburn Estates. Texel: £118 Castle Hills, £110.50, £103 South Carter Moor, £110 (2), £102 Reddishall, £110, £103 Linden Hill Head, £110 Low Middleton, £105.50 Springhill, Seahouses, £102 Yetlington Lane, £101 Todrig and Greenhead, Reston. Vendeen: £108, £102 South Lyham. Suffolk: £106 Wandon, £103, £100.50 Brockley Hall, £100 Edlingham Newtown. Mule: £91 Edlingham Newtown

Leading Lamb Prices per kilo: Beltex: 283p, 282p, 280p, 278p, 275p, 271p Annstead, 265p Westhouse, 252p Wandon and Lilburn Estates, 251p Henlaw, 250p East Newham. Texel: 264p, 246p, 244p Westhouse, 251p, 238p Black Heddon, 250p, 242p Linden Hill Head, 246p Bewick Folly, 242p, 240p, 239p South Carter Moor, 239p (2) Yetlington Lane. Bleu du Maine: 248p, 237p Swarland Old Hall.

Cast Ewes:  A mixed show selling to a sharper trade averaging £78 overall
Texel: £136, £113, £112 Annstead, £126, £125 Lilburn Estates (Roseden), £112, £111 Todrig, £100 Edlingham Demesne. Beltex: £120 Annstead, £113 (2), £107, £100 Chillingham Home Farm. Bluefaced Leicester: £100 Lilburn Estates. Mule: £92.50 South Lyham, £85 Kettleburn, £84.50 Edlingham Demesne, £82.50, £82 Edlingham Newtown. Suffolk: £110 (2) South Rennington, £100 Westhouse, £96 Edlingham Demesne. Swale: £69 Low Bleakhope

Rams: Beltex: £130, £100 Chillingham Home Farm. Texel: £118, £114, £112 Swarland Old Hall