MARKET REPORT – MONDAY 29th APRIL 2013

WEEKLY SALE OF EWES & LAMBS (250 Head) CCM Auctions held their weekly sale of Ewes with Lambs @ Foot, where a smaller entry than anticipated sold to an ever increasing ringside of customers. Top spot today belonged to Richard Simpson of Heathfield, Pateley Bridge whose homebred Mule Shearlings with twins sold at £230 per outfit. Younger sheep were very much in demand and were dearer on the week, although in general the overall quality was better. There were several runs of nice young Texel ewes with smart lambs selling at £120-£138.

WEEKLY SALE OF EWES & LAMBS (250 Head)

 

CCM Auctions held their weekly sale of Ewes with Lambs @ Foot, where a smaller entry than anticipated sold to an ever increasing ringside of customers. Top spot today belonged to Richard Simpson of Heathfield, Pateley Bridge whose homebred Mule Shearlings with twins sold at £230 per outfit. Younger sheep were very much in demand and were dearer on the week, although in general the overall quality was better. There were several runs of nice young Texel ewes with smart lambs selling at £120-£138.

 

PLEASE NOTE: Next Monday is the Annual Special sale of Hoggs, Shearlings and Ewes with Lambs at foot, Current entries total 627 Outfits of Sheep with lambs and 154 Geld Gimmer Hoggs

 

 

Principle Prices

Texel Ewes Crct & Twins                     to £172

Texel Ewes Crct & Singles                  to £138 av £130.80

Texel Ewes Crct & 1.5                          to £155

 

Mule Shlgs & Twins                            to £230 av £227.10

Mule Shlgs & Singles                          to £155 av £139.80

Mule Ewes Crct & Twins                     to £182 av £151.50

Mule Ewes BM & Twins                      to £128 av £124.86

Mule Ewes BM & Singles                    to £92 av £90.80

 

Texel Gimmer Hoggs – Geld               to £100