At their fortnightly store sale John Swan Ltd had forward and sold 75 store cattle.
Cattle numbers lighter due to start of lambing but all classes again easily cashed.
Leading Prices per head - Steers- Char: £1240 Newstead. A.A.x:- £1180, £1060 Springhill, Berwick upon Tweed, £1050 South Ord. Herf.x:- £950 Chatton Park.
Leading prices per head - Heifers- A.A.x:- £1150, £1140, £1130 Cockhall, £1040, £1000 Springhill, Berwick upon Tweed. Char.x:- £1100, £1050 Newstead. Lim.x:- £1080 Newstead. Herf.x:- £970 Chatton Park. Sim.x:- £920 Chatton Park.
Leading prices per kilo - Steers- Lim.x:- 262.5p, 259.9p Shotton. A.A.x:- 236.2p Milfield Demesne, 233.3p South Ord, 229.6p Shotton, 225.4p, 224.5p South Ord. Herf.x:- 228.6p Chatton Park.
Leading prices per kilo - Heifers- A.A.x:- 235.6p, 232.4p Shotton, 223.8p South Ord. Lim.x:- 227.4p Newstead.
Char:- 225.8p Newstead.