Northumberland Livestock

ACKLINGTON

October 22

North East Livestock Sales sold 59 prime cattle including 23 OTM’s and 2889 sheep comprising 2187 lambs and 702 cast ewes.

Cattle

A nice trade throughout.

Lim hfrs 234.4p, 223.5p Widdrington, 223.5p, 221.5p, 219.5p Blagdon Burn, Blue hfrs 217.5p, 211.5p Herds House, 217.5p Tritlington, 213.5p Newham Hall, Char x hfrs 213.5p Widdrington, Lim strs 217.5p, 211.5p Make Me Rich, 209.5p South Bellshill.

Lim hfrs 1384, 1358, 1283, 1272 Widdrington, 1262 Tritlington, 1238 Blagdon Burn, Lim bulls 1333 Widdrington.

Cows

Blue cows 1019 (135.5p) Low Town, Lim cow 992 (131.5p) Howick Seahouses, Angus cows 913 (118.5p) Alnham, SH cows 903 (115.5p) West Bolton.

Lambs

Export, handy weights still good to sell, more heavies’ a lot harder work.

Beltex 80, 78, 75 Annsteads, 75.50, 75 Low Espley, 72, 71.50 Glanton, 71 Herds House, Texels 74, 70.50, 70 South Carter Moor, 72, 71 Annsteads, 72 South Bellshill, 70 Warton, Ryal, Matfen, Suffolks 68.50 Warton, 67 Sharperton Edge.

Beltex 182p, 177p, 173p Annstead, 180p, 179p, 174p, 170p Low Espley, 179p Glanton, 174p Herds House, Texel 176p, 172p South Carter Moor, 169p Watch Currock, 168p Howick Scar, South Broomford, 167p High Trewhitt, Trewhitt Steads, Glanton.

Ewes

Good to sell with most dearer.

Texel 91, 82 Thrunton, 90 Warton, 88 East Town, 84, 82 Wingates Moor, 83 Watch Hill, 82 Newham Hall, 81 South Linden, Suffolks 85 Brandon, 83, 81 Farnham, 82 Lane End, 80 Warton, HB 78 Brandon, Char x 81 Rayheugh, 78 Glororum, Mule 61 West End, 58, 57 Lane End, Glororum, 56 Make Me Rich, Farnham, 55 Colliery, Newham Hall, BF 58, 44 Birtley Shield, 48 Garrett Lee, Linhope, 46 Lilburn, Swale 45 Abberwick.