At Wooler on Tuesday 30th January Harrison & Hetherington held their fortnightly sale of store cattle to a fabulous ring side of buyers looking on with men going home empty handed.
Topping the day’s trading was a fabulous Aberdeen Angus Steer from G W Green & Sons, Wandon at £1330.
The price per kilo section was topped by E Carse & Son, South Ord with a pen of fabulous Limousin Steers at 231p per kilo.
Leading Prices per head – Steers: Aberdeen Angus: £1330, £1245, £1110 Wandon. Limousin: £1180, £1085 Newstead, £925, £925 South Ord. Simmental: £1310, £1305, £1205, £1135 Newstead.
Leading prices per head – Heifers: Aberdeen Angus: £990, £945 Wandon. Simmental: £1240 Newstead. Charolais: £1045 Newstead.
Leading prices per kilo – Steers: Aberdeen Angus: 225p South Ord, 219p, 215p, 211p, 211p Wandon. Limousin: 231p, 231p, 221p, 215p South Ord, 212p Newstead.. Simmental: 210p, 203p Newstead. Charolais: 217.9p Newstead.
Leading prices per kilo – Heifers: Aberdeen Angus: 211p, 205p Wandon. Simmental: 205p Newstead. Charolais: 206p Newstead.