A top call of £3400 was achieved yesterday at Middleton-In-Teesdale’s show and sale of store cattle, with the top call going to the pre-sale champion, a Limousin cross heifer from J C and J White, Riggs Farm. This one sold to the judge Matt Morris, Leicestershire.Second best at £2000 was the steer champion and reserve overall champion, again a Limousin cross and again from the Whites. This one also headed home with the judge.
Then making £1750 was the third placed steer which was also from the Whites and which sold to R D Anderson. The reserve champion heifer from B R Lawson and Son, Buddle House, sold at £1050 to P Tindale.
Overall the 638 cattle sold levelled the day at £665 (Harrison and Hetherington).