At Wooler on Tuesday 5th May Harrison and Hetherington held their fortnightly sale of store cattle 276 gracing the ring
Topping the day’s trading was G Snaith & Son, Biddlestone Home Farm with a pen of thumping Hereford.x Steers raising £1260.
Top pence per kilo was Fawdon Farms with a pen of Charolais.x Steers at 260p
Leading prices per head – Steers: Hereford: £1260, £1180, £1095, £1070, £1060 Biddlestone Home Farm. Aberdeen Angus: £990, £950, £910, £895 Wandon, £945 Newstead, £915, £890 (2) Kentstone Farms, £890 South Ord, £880 North Lyham. Limousin: £990, £890, £850 Glanton Town Farm, £975, £960 Brockley Hall, £915 Inland Pasture. Charolais: £915, £870 (2) Fawdon Farms. British Blue: £870, £850, £830 Inland Pasture. Luing: £810 Dunstan Hill. British Shorthorn: £645 Glanton Town Foot
Leading prices per head – Heifers: Hereford: £1135, £1070, £1010 Biddlestone Home Farm. Limousin: £1095, £1045, £1010, £910, £900 Biddlestone Home Farm, £1040, £895 Brockley Hall, £990 Glanton Town Farm. Aberdeen Angus: £1000 Newstead, £960 South Ord, £905 (2) Wandon. British Blue: £955, £780 Doxford Farm. Charolais: £860, £850, £840 Fawdon Farms
Leading prices per kilo – Steers: Charolais: 259.7p, 257.4p, 251.5p, 250.7p Fawdon Farms. Limousin: 254.2p, 254.2p, 247p, 224.7p Inland Pasture, 244.1p, 236.6p South Ord, 241.9p, 236.6p, 231.9p, 220.7p Fawdon Farms. British Blue: 247p, 235.1p, 223.7p Inland Pasture. Aberdeen Angus: 216.5p, 206.6p North Lyham, 210.9p Newstead, 209.4p, 205.2p, 205.1p Kentstone Farms, 208.7p South Ord, 208.4p, 208.3p, 207.9p, 205.9p, 205.7p Wandon. Hereford: 210.1p, 203.7p North Lyham, 202.8p Biddlestone Home Farm
Leading prices per kilo – Heifers: Limousin: 242p, 225.2p, 224.4p, 222.2p Fawdon Farms, 241.9p, 239.7p, 237.5p, 233.3p, 232.9p, 219p Inland Pasture, 225.4p, 219.9p South Ord. British Blue: 239.7p, 209p Inland Pasture. Charolais: 236.6p, 231p, 225.4p, 220.7p Fawdon Farms. Aberdeen Angus: 208p Wandon, 204.8p Newstead, 203.6p, 202.5p, 202.1p South Ord. Hereford: 197.1p, 192p Biddlestone Home Farm