Acklington Mart, June 11

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

North East Livestock Sales sold 59 prime cattle, 1,001 spring lambs, 182 hoggs and 241 ewes.

Cattle

More heavy weights available, a touch dearer. Overall average 200p.

Lim-x strs: 1435, 1382, 1368, 1360 South Acton; 1393 Startup; 1368 Blagdon Burn. Lim-x hfrs: 1331, 1252, 1251 Blagdon Burn; 1266 Bilton. Char-x hfr: 1257 Hemscott Hill. BB-x bull: 1438 Herds House. Char-x bull: 1284 Hemscott Hill. Lim-x hfrs: 229.5p, 227.5p, 224.5p Blagdon Burn; 224.5p Bilton. Lim-x strs: 222.5p, 211.5p Bilton; 219.5p (2), 215.5p South Acton; 215.5p Moor House. BB-x bull: 208.5p Herds House.

Cows

AA-x: 1100, 1085, 1037, 947 (139.5p (2), 135.5p, 129.5p) Yetlington. BB x 836 (115.5p) Herds House.

Lambs

An excellent show of weighty lambs averaging £84.50.

Vend: 102, 93 South Lyham. Char: 100.50, 97 Burnhouse. Beltex: 100 Chevington Moor. Texel: 98 Annstead, 94 Clifton Lane, Fenham Hill; 92.50 Causey Park; 92, 91 Redsteads. Suff-x: 96 Nesbit, 96, 93 Gallowmoor. Texel: 215p, 210p, 209p Fenham Hill; 210p, 200p Annstead; 202p Stonecroft; 200p Lowsteads, Causey Park. Beltex: 205p Pigdon, 205p, 204p, 200p Chevington Moor. Vend: 204p South Lyham. Suff-x: 200p Nesbit.

Hoggs

Texel: 108 South Broomford, Alnham; 90 Hemscott Hill. BF: 94 Alnham. Suff-x: 91 Braeside.

Ewes

Good to sell, averaging £87 overall.

Texel: 120 Trewhitt Steads; 118, 100 Fenham Hill; 116, 112, 109, 104 Chevington Moor; 114 Newham Hall. Beltex: 120 Hemelspeth; 110 Oakdene Grange. Suff-x: 106 Yetlington; 106 Braeside, 104, 98 Newham Hall; 98 Chevington Moor. Chev/Mule: 96 North Swinhoe. Mule: 79 Yetlington. Braeside: 78 West Link Hall, Sharperton, Field House. BF: 70 Boulmer Hall, Chev 66 South Broomford.

Rams

Suff: 123 Sharperton Edge. Char: 120 Boulmer Hall. Beltex: 118 Hemelspeth.