Harrison and Hetherington held their fortnightly sale of store and grazing cattle at Wooler Mart with a tremendous trade throughout, seeing the day’s trading topping at £1170 from Dunstan Hill for a superb Limousin Steer. Topping the pence per kilo section was Fawdon Farms with an outstanding Charolais Steer at 263ppk and also from S Shell & Sons at Brandon with a pen of fabulous Charolais Steers.
Steers average 229.94p
Heifers average 227.19p
Leading Prices per head – Steers: Aberdeen Angus: £1060 (2), £1050, £990 Wandon, £1000 Fawdon Farms. Limousin: £1170, £1090, £1070, £1040 Dunstan Hill, £1050 Fawdon Farms. Luing: £1090, £990, £985 Lanton Estates, £940 Tower Martin. Simmental: £1130, £1105 Tower Martin, £1010 Lanton Estates. Charolais: £1155 Tower Martin, £1090, £1020, £1010 Brandon, £1080 (2) Fawdon Farms.
Leading prices per head – Heifers: Aberdeen Angus: £900 Tower Martin. Limousin: £965, £955, £950 Dunstan Hill, £960, £935 Fawdon Farms. Charolais: £1020, £940 Tower Martin, £1010, £950 Fawdon Farms.
Leading prices per kilo – Steers: Aberdeen Angus: 225p Shotton, 233p, 229p, 227p Wandon. Limousin: 258p, 251p, 248p, 244p Dunstan Hill, 257p, 242p Shotton, 251p Fawdon. Luing: 206p Tower Martin, 205p Lanton Estates. Simmental: 258p Shotton, 229p (2) Tower Martin, 228p Brandon, 226p Lanton Estates. Charolais: 263p, 251p Fawdon Farms, 263p, 259p, 242p Brandon
Leading prices per kilo – Heifers: Limousin: 259p Fawdon Farms, 258p, 249p Shotton, 239p, 234p, 232p Dunstan Hill. Simmental: 258p Shotton. Charolais: 261p, 259p, 232p Fawdon Farms.