Acklington Mart, April 14

Livestock prices at Acklington Mart.
Livestock prices at Acklington Mart.

North East Livestock Sales sold 91 store cattle and 45 ewes with lambs.

Sheep. A good show of Texel and Suffolks with lambs at foot sold well with a lot of interest.

Tex gimmers and lambs £205, 1-2 crop and twins 198, 3-4 crop and twins 186, Suff gimmers and lambs 200, 1-2 crop 194, 3-4 crop 180 all from WY Ryle, South Acton.

Cattle. A plainer show with no strength forward. Quality a similar trade plainer sorts a touch easier.

Angus strs 1160 Fowberry, Lim strs 1050 Hazon House, Montb strs 1070 Fowberry, Sim x strs 905 Eglingham Moor, Angus hfrs 980 Intake, Lim hfrs 900 Wingates Wholme.

Calves. Lim strs 990, 930 Norwoods, 960, 870 Intake, 835 East Highridge, BAx strs 910, 880 Shaw House, Sim strs 885 Eglingham Moor, Angus strs 780 Annsteads, 735 Rayheugh, British Blue strs 780 Annsteads,

BAx hfrs 790, 760 Shaw House, Lim hfrs 760, 750 Norwoods, 740 Annsteads, 725, 700 Birchwood Hall, Ang x hfrs 700 Annsteads, Birchwood Hall.