Acklington Mart, January 22

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

North East Livestock Sales sold 64 prime cattle including 14 cows and 13,19 sheep comprising 1,036 hoggs and 283 cast ewes.

Cattle. All classes sharper on week with more numbers needed to meet demand. Overall average 211p.

Lim x str £1549, 1433, 1424 Causey Park, 1419 Blagdon Burn, Sim x hfr 1478 South Side, Lim x hfr 1369, 1317, 1279 The Brocks, 1342, 1274, 1269 Blagdon Burn, 1300 Stamford, Char x bull 1250 North Swinhoe, BB x bull 1193 Herds House.

Lim x hfr 239.5p, 227.5p (2) Blagdon Burn, 229.5p, 228.5p, 219.5p, 217.5p The Brocks, 226.5p (2) Stamford, 220.5p, 216.5p Startup, Lim x str 227.5p, 212.5p Blagdon Burn, 214.5p (3), 212.5p, 211.5p Causey Park, 211.5p Startup, Ang x str 219.5p South Side, 216.5p, 214.5p Causey Park, 212.5p Startup, Lim x bulls 209.5p Herds House.

Cows. A good show of fleshed cows forward to average 110p.

Char x 1239 (136.5p) Startup, Fries 970 (113.5p) Hauxley, BB x 912 (119.5p) Garrett Lee, Lim x 890 (129.5p) Rennington, Ang x 873 (115.5p) North Swinhoe, Sim x 838 (119.5p) Garrett Lee.

Hoggs. A mixed show of hoggs, slightly back on week.

Suff x 105, 103.50, 100 Doxford, 105, 98, 97 Newham Hall, 102.5 Howick Estates, 100 Yetlington, 99.50, 98.50, 97 Widdrington, 99 Berry Hill, Texel 101, 99 South Bellshill, 100 Trewhitt Steads, South Broomford, Ber 100 Low Burradon, Beltex 97.50 Hemelspeth, Pigdon Cottage, Bankfoot.

Beltex 235p, 208p Pasture House, 227p Hemelspeth, Pigdon Cottage, 222p Bankfoot, 209p Buston House, 208p High Learchild, Texel 224p Felton Demesne, 213p Warton, Ber 214p, 209p Low Burradon.

Ewes. Less numbers about with a show of large, well fleshed ewes selling to extreme heights once more. Overall average £104.

Texels 144 West Hills, 138 (2) Lilburn Roseden, 136, 114 Fenham Hill, 135 Yetlington, 130, 116 Plainfield, 130, 120, 113 New Shoreston, 123 Coldrife, 120 Bankfoot, 118 Pasture Hill, Suff x 140, 136 Lilburn Roseden, 130, 124 Thrunton Red House, 123 Fenham Hill, 121 Yetlington, 120 Bankfoot, 116 Warton, Plainfield, 114 Doxford, 112 Brotherwick, New Shoreston, HB 124, 118 White House, 117, 108 Doxford, Chev/M 114 North Swinhoe, BFL 116 South Broomford, 104 Lilburn Roseden, Chev 104, 98, 94, 92 Warton, Mule 104 Pasture Hill, 102 North Shotton, 100 Coldrife, Yetlington, 98 Unthank, 96 South Broomford, Brotherwick, BF 74 Alnham.