Northumberland Livestock


April 4

Harrison & Hetherington held their weekly Primestock sale of sheep.

Hoggs in high demand with a fantastic show on offer. All vendors delighted. Ewes another superb trade.

Leading prices per head: Texel: £119 Springhill, £118 Elwick, £116 (two) Springhill, £115, £113 (three) Elwick, £106, £105.50 Todrig, North Country Cheviot: £103, £99 South Ord.

Leading prices per kilo: Texel: 279.5p, 272.9p, 270.5p Springhill, 265.9p, 262.8p, 262.2p Elwick, 257.3p Todrig, 253.9p, 230p Elwick, North Country Cheviot: 257.5p, 253.8p South Ord.

Ewes - Texel: £131 Lochside, £127, £123, £109 Shepherd Cottage, Lowick, £109 Todrig, £95 Shepherds Cottage, Lowick, Chillingham Home Farm, Suffolk: £127 Lochside, Chillingham Home Farm, £123 Todrig, £110, £105 Chillingham Home Farm, £99 Primside, £97 Chillingham Home Farm.