Harrison and Hetherington held their fortnightly sale of Store Cattle at Wooler Mart, with a quality show forward with vendor’s returning home delighted with the day’s trading.
Topping the day’s trading was E Stafford & Son, Brockley Hall with a superb pen of Limousin Steers realising £1060, pence per kilo was topped by G Hubb, Oak Dene Grange with a Limousin Steer making 271.7p per kilo.
Leading Prices per head – Steers: Limousin: £1060, £1040, £1000, £955 Brockley Hall, £885 South Ord, £875 Shotton. Aberdeen Angus: £940, £860, £840, £830 Springhill, Berwick. Beef Shorthorn: £840 Springhill, Berwick.
Leading prices per head – Heifers: Aberdeen Angus: £950, £890 South Ord, £710, £700 Shotton. Limousin: £850 (2) Hillcrest Livestock, £845, £825 Brockley Hall. Simmental: £710, £690 Shotton. British Blue: £690, £670 Oak Dene Grange.
Leading prices per kilo – Steers: Limousin: 271p Oak Dene Grange, 253p Shotton, 242p, 226p, 223p South Ord. British Blue: 246p Oak Dene Grange. Aberdeen Angus: 233p, 228p, 215p Springhill, Berwick. Beef Shorthorn: 233p, 228p Springhill, Berwick. Hereford: 218p Springhill, Berwick. Other: 205p Springhill, Berwick
Leading prices per kilo – Heifers: Limousin: 244p, 233p Shotton, 218p Hillcrest Livestock. British Blue: 216p Oak Dene Grange. Aberdeen Angus: 211p 206p South Ord, 206p Shotton.