BREEDING SHEEP - TUESDAY 15TH SEPTEMBER 2020

Forward: 2,713 Head comp: 2692 Ewes & Shearlings & 21 Pedigree Charollais Rams CCM Auctions held their fortnightly sale of Gimmer Shearlings and Breeding Ewes at Skipton Mart on Tuesday. Another good sale with quality sheep of all breeds in high demand and commercial sorts generally getting away quite nicely, with breed averages for Texels the same as the first sale and Mules just £5 less. Best shearlings of all breeds from £150 to £200, a couple of prize winning pens of continentals just a shade over. Commercials types of shearlings £120 to £145 depending on quality.



Young Ewes found a very ready market, quality 2 shear Texel and Mules in the £150s to £170’s form Thomas Binns, 3 & 4 Shear Ewes from £100 to £135 depending on quality.
The day started with the Annual sale of Charollais rams from Society members, and a nice entry peaked at 500gns from CW Marwood & Son, Foulrice, who sold 3 at this money, and ram lambs generally from 300gns to 400gns.

 

Next Breeding Ewe & Gimmer Shearling Sale is on Tuesday 29th September

This will include the

Annual Special Sale of Halfbred and Horned Ewes broken mouthed correct below and feeding ewes.
Plus Inaugural Sale for Cheviot, Lonk, Gritsone & White Faced Woodland Shearlings & Ewes.

 

Entries close Monday 21st September at 4pm.

 

Show Results –

Judge – Mr James Foster

Mule Shearling (Pens 10)

1st T&S Binns sold for £200

2nd JE Thwaite sold for £200

3rd TA Harrison sold for £170

 

Judge – Mr Richard Umpleby

Continental Shearling (Pens 10)

1st D&SJ Pinder sold for £210

2nd LW&EJ Coverdale sold for £225

3rd Starfitts Farm sold for £185

 

SHEARLINGS

Texel                     to £225 av £156

£225 £190 £185 LW&EJ Coverdale; £210 £195 £190 £190 £185 D&SJ Pinder; £200 £185 T&S Binns;

Mule                     to £200 av £143

£200 £190 £170 £165 T&S Binns; £200 £170 £168 JE Thwaite; £170 TA Harrison; £165 RW Airey; £165 W Mason;   

Cheviot                to £115 av £115

£115 BG Rushmer;

Lleyn                     to £170 av £166

£170 £165 F&HJ Booth; £165 J Bownass

2 SHEAR

Texel                     to £175 av £154

£175 £172 £160 T&S Binns; £150 £145 C&GA Guy; £148 EB Webster;

Mule                     to £170 av £146

£170 £165 £160 £158 T&S Binns; £128 R Ainsworth;   

3 CROP

Texel                     to £125 AV £120

£125 A&J Carr; £120 EB Webster;    

Mule                     to £132 av £106

£132 £122 EB Wester; £125 £115 C&GA Guy; £110 J Palmer;

Suffolk                to £138 av £125

£138 £125 £122 JB Bancroft;

Blue                       to £132

£132 D Asquith;

4 CROP

Texel                     to £122 av £109

£455 £115 C&GA Guy; £88 EB Webster; £88 E&S Binns; ;    

Mule                     to £98 av £85

£98 £70 JW Sayer; £90 E&S Binns;

Suffolk                to £122

£122 JB Bancroft;

Lleyn                     to £88

£88 N Speake;

AGED EWES

Texel                     to £132 av £108

£132 £125 £120 £110 JA&JH Hewetson; £110 RA&M Earnshaw; £110 Fleets Farms;  

Mule                     to £100 av £82

£100 £98 AJ Shepherd; £95 R&J Stockdale; £85 RA&M Earnshaw; £85 D Asquith; £82 C&GA Guy;    

Cheviot                to £112 av £92

£112 £110 £90 Fleets Farms;   

 

PEDIGREE CHAROLLAIS RAM SALE

Shearling                             to 500gns av £390.75

Lambs                                   to 350gns av £337.50

Prices – (gns)

CW Marwood                    500gns x3 350gnx3

J Stott Jnr                            400gns x2 350gns

DA&H Pickles                     350gns x3