Ruswarp Primestock Market

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Monday 7 March

Forward: 455 sheep including 56 ewes.

Hoggs: standard to £78 (204.2p) average 191.9p, medium to £88 (202.4p) average 193.3p, heavy to £97 (197.8p) average 188.8p, overweights to £86 (162.9p) average 150.3p.

Ewes: Tex to £94, Char to £94, Mule to £88, Mas to £79, stock tup to £86.

Top prices: hoggs per kg: D Pennock, Burniston, 204.2p/kg to Yorks Country Meat, Busby; per head: R Young, Roxby £ 97 to Yorks Country Meats, Busby; ewes: Mrs A Byrnes, Sleights £94 to D Wilson, Slingsby, G Scott, Roxby £94 to C Barker, Brompton.