Northumberland Livestock

Wooler

October 18

Harrison & Hetherington held their weekly Primestock sale of sheep.

Sold 539 Lambs and 119 Ewes. As with national trend all classes slightly less.

Leading Prices per head: Suffolk: £86, £83, £75 Castlelaw, £74 Low Middleton. Texel: £86 Greenhead, £80 Lorbottle, £80, £75.50 East Newburn, £75 East Fleetham. Romney: £72 Thompsons Walls. Charolais: £71.50 East Fleetham.

Leading prices per kilo: Beltex: 175.3p Lilburn Estates. Texel: 173.2p Cockhall, 170p East Fleetham, 168.7p Black Heddon. Suffolk: 162.8p West Longridge, 160.9p, 160.5p Venchen.

Ewes: Suffolk: £88, £75 Low Middleton, £70 Berryhill, £81 Greenhead, Reston, £75 Cockhall, £73.50 East Newburn. Greyfaced: £79 Greystonnes

Rams: Berrichon: £90 Mowhaugh.