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October 19

North East Livestock Sales show and sale of store cattle sold 491 head and 290 store lambs.

The show was sponsored by Carrs Billington Agriculture and ably judged by A and D Johnson, Tuthill.

Champion and first Continental Steer £1190 from H Clark and Son, Paxton Dene bought by G Manners and Son, Chevington Moor. Second Continental Steer £990 East Highridge.

First Continental Heifer £1100 Stonecroft. Second Continental Heifer £990 North Lyham.

First Angus Steer 1110 Birchwood. Second Angus Steer 1100 Birchwood. Frist Simmental Steer 1010 The Lee. Second Simmental Steer 1010 The Lee.

Trade more cautious than the previous year. The sale highlighted with a run of 160 Strong Angus steers that attracted a lot of interest.

Angus strs 1200, 1135, 1120, 1110 Tughal Grange, 1170, 1160 South Lyham, 1170, 1125, 1120 Village Farm, 1120, 1110, 1100 (two) Birchwood, 1105, 1080 Low Hedgeley, 1100 Fowberry, 1090 Castle Farm, Limousin x strs 1260, 1250, 1240, 1150 Park Farm, 1100, 1070 Paxton Dene, Char strs 1175, 1170, 1080 White House, 1110, 1080 (two) Paxton Dene, 1080 (two) Low Hedgeley, Simmental strs 1260, 1190, 1100, 1080 (two) Tughal Grange, 1040, 1000 Eglingham Moor, 1040 Low Hedgeley, BBlue strs 1200 Castle Farm, Saler x strs 1130, 1110 Park Farm.

Char hfrs 1120, 1000 (two) White House, Lim hfrs 1100, 1060 Stonecroft, 1060, 1030 Park Farm, 1000 Intake, Sim hfrs 1100 Tughal Grange, 910, 900 Hazon House, Blue hfrs 1060 Waterside.

Sheep

All long keep lambs on offer and well sold.