Northumberland Livestock

Acklington

October 31

North East Livestock Sales sold 128 store cattle and 287 store lambs.

Easily maintaining recent good rates with vendors well pleased with returns.

Calves: Char steers (six/eight months) 900, 880, 840 Riplington, Lim steers 1000, 810 Routin Lynn, 860 (six months) East Highridge, 860 Houndalee, Parthanais steers 965 Hemelspeth, Angus steers 950 Routin Lynn, Here x steers 850, 800 North Lyham, Lim heifers 855 Routin Lynn, 805 Houndalee, Char heifers 805 Houndalee, 760 Riplington.

Cattle: A similar trade to the main autumn sale.

B Blue steer 1200 Stonecroft, Char steers 1155 Thornham Hill, Lim steers 1130, 1100, 1090 Stamford, 1060 Dene House, Devon steers 1100, 1060, 1050 Stamford, Angus steers 1140, 1040, 1000 Fowberry, Sim steers 980 Sandylands, 920 Castle Farm, Lim heifers 930, 880 Dene House.

Store Lambs: A nice quality show of keeping lambs.

Texels 68.50, 61 Charlton Hall, 62 Old Felton, Suffolk lambs 64.50, 62.50, 60 Charlton Hall, 64 Old Felton, 58 Castle Farm, Chev x lambs 59.50 Shirlaw Hope, 56 Castle Farm.