Northumberland Livestock

Acklington

September 1

North East Livestock Sales sold 34 store cattle and 402 store lambs.

Lambs

A strong trade was had for all breeds with mainly long keeping sorts on offer.

Texels 60.50, 58 (two) Amerside Law, 60, 56.50 Hawdon Grange, 57 Woolaw, Suffolks 58.50 Amerside Law, 58, 57 Hawdon Grange, Cheviots 50.50 Hawdon Grange, 49 Belsay Barns, Mules 42 Hawdon Grange, Black Face 37 Hawdon Grange.

Cattle

A small but good quality show sold well.

Angus steers 1220, 1100 Amerside Law, Limousin steers 1280, 1220, 1140 West Hall, Limousin heifers 1100, 1090 Fenham Hill, Saler heifers 1020, 970 Fenham Hill.

Young cattle

Angus steers 1100 Lucker, Charolais steers 1040, 940 Great Ryle, Limousin steers 1100, 1060, 1040 West Hall, Limousin bull 890 Great Ryle, Friesian stirks 310 Boulmer.