Harrison and Hetherington held its weekly Primestock sale of sheep. Sold 915 lambs and 192 ewes and rams.
Lamb numbers similar, all classes dearer on the week.
Lambs per head: Beltex: £125, £110, £97 (two) Henlaw, £94.50p Chillingham Home Farm. Texel: £110 Crunklaw, £101 Henlaw, £100 Crunklaw, Village Farm, Seahouses, Henlaw and West Longridge, £98.50p, £95 Edlingham Newtown, £98 Lorbottle, £96.50p Newstead, £95 (two) Lilburn Estates, Henlaw and Edlingham town. Suffolk: £104 Castlelaw, £100 Henlaw, £95 Castlelaw and West Longridge, £92 Lilburn Estates and West Longridge.
Lambs per kilo: Beltex: 297.6p, 255.3p, 231p, 223.4p Henlaw, 252p, 231.6p, 221.5p Chillingham Home Farm. Texel: 242.5p Village Farm, Seahouses, 232.2p Henlaw, 231.7p Edlingham Newtown, 227.9p Lorbottle, 226.9p Mindrum Farming Co, 225p Kettleburn and Lilburn Estates. Suffolk: 216.2p, 213p Howtel, 215p, 212.7p Lilburn Estates.
Ewes simply a flyer.
Ewes: Texel: £134.50, £130 Shepherds Cottage, £118 Newburn Farm (two), £115 Shepherds Cottage, £104.50 Black Heddon, £95 Lucker Hall Farm, £94.50 Edlingham Newtown, £92 Shotton Farm. Suffolk: £125, £119 Kypie, £107 Edlingham Newtown, £106.50 Branton Eastside, £105.50 Edlingham Newtown, £105 Lorbottle, Branton Eastside, £102.50 Branton Eastside. Zwartble: £96 Shepherds Cottage. Mule: £82.50 Edlingham Newtown.