Acklington Mart, January 23

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North East Livestock Sales sold 103 prime cattle including 40 cows and 1,830 sheep comprising 1,110 hoggs and 720 cast ewes at their weekly sale.

Lim Steers- 240.5p, 219.5p, 214.5p Blagdon Burn, 234.5p, 221.5p, 217.5p Start Up, 214.5p East Coldside, 213.5p Earsdon East. Saler Steer- 213.5p Causey Park. Lim Hfrs- 227.5p Goswick, 227.5p Blagdon Burn, 224.5p, 219.5p Start Up, 223.5p The Brocks. Top Prices: Lim Steers- 1575, 1537, 1517, 1470 Earsdon East, 1565 East Coldside, 1543 Start Up, 1515, 1450 Blagdon Burn, 1508 Waterside. Angus Steer- 1554 Causey Park. Saler Steer- 1512 Causey Park. Charolais Hfr- 1398 Widdrington. Lim Hfrs- 1396, 1281 Blagdon Burn, 1354, 1332 The Brocks, 1285 Start Up, 1264 Goswick.

Cows- A good enquiry of buyers present, sold to recent rates.

Lim Cows- 137.5p, 128.5p, 127.5p, 124.5p Embleton Mill, 134.5p, 120.5p Howick Scar. Charolais- 124.5p Hazon House. Angus- 123.5p West Bolton, 120.5p White House Folly. Top Prices: Charolais Bull- 1131 West Bolton. Lim Cows- 1063, 1055, 940, 930 Embleton Mill. Angus- 987 Shipley Hill, 935 White House Folly. Simmental- 985 Fenham Hill, 959 Eslington, 920 Herds House.

Hoggs- Tighter supplies met a spirited trade to average 190p/kg overall. SQQ 197p/kg.

Texel- 100.50, 95.50 Pasture House, 100, 96.50 Biddlestone Home Farm (Dixon), 99 Pasture Hill, 99 Dovecote, 97.50, 93.50 Howick Estates, 97 East Coldside, 95 (2) Make Me Rich, 94.50, 92 Wingates Moor, 94.50 South Carter Moor, 92 West Shaftoe. Suffolk- 100.50, 96, 93.50 Sharperton Edge, 97.50 Boulmer Hall, 97 Rashercap, 93.50 Pasture House, 93 South Bellshill. Beltex- 97, 95, 94 (2), 92.50 Park Farm, 93.50 Preston Mains, 92 (2) Biddlestone Home Farm (Dixon). Charolais- 94, 92 (2) Ferney Beds, 93 (2) Shaw House, 93 East Coldside, 92 Boulmer Hall. Half Bred- 95.50 (2), 93 Warton. Cheviot- 92.50 Preston Mains.

Leading Prices/Kg: Texel- 242p, 236p, 217p Wingates Moor, 226p, 210p South Carter Moor, 224p, 223p Bankfoot, 218p Colliery Farm, 213p Burradon Windyside, 212p West Shaftoe, 211p Maidens Hall, 211p Whittle (Mavin), 209p Newham Hagg. Beltex- 235p Watch Currock, 234p Preston Mains, 231p, 229p, 219p Park Farm, 226p, 225p, 214p Woodwell House, 224p Howick Scar, 222p Pasture House. Charolais- 211p Howick Scar, 210p Maidens Hall, 209p Eglingham Moor, 208p Colliery Farm, 208p Ferney Beds. Suffolk- 209p, 208p Park Farm, 208p Howick Estates.

Ewes- Light to medium ewes dearer, Heavy ewes a similar trade. Overall average £54.

Texel- 95, 87, 75 Biddlestone Home Farm (Dixon), 89 South Carter Moor, 87 Reavley, 84 Howick Scar, 79 Bankfoot, 77 Rosebrough, 75 Shaw House. Suffolk- 93, 77 South Bellshill, 89 Widdrington, 85 Preston Mains, 77 Rosebrough, 77 Make Me Rich. Texel Rams- 90 Howick Estates, 81 Unthank, 79 Yetlington, 78 Middle Duddo. Leicester Ram- 67 Yetlington. Cheviot- 65 Biddlestone Home Farm (Dixon), 61 Mount Pleasant, 61 Preston Mains, 59, 51 (2) Hethpool, 57 (3) West Bolton, 54 High Fodderlee. Half Bred- 73 Widdrington, 65 Elilaw. Mules- 57 Unthank, 55 Make Me Rich, 53, 50 (2) High Eshells, 53 (2), 51 Howick Estates, 51 (2), 50 Chester Hill, 51 Watch Currock, 50 Howick Scar, 50 Yetlington, 50 Elilaw. Leicester- 75 West Bolton. Blackface- 51 Watch Currock, 43 Blagdon Burn, 41 West Hills.