STORE LAMBS - WEDNESDAY 26TH JULY 2017

Fortnightly Catalogue Sale of Store Lambs & Breeding Sheep Forward: 3,718 SHEEP comp: 3,604 Store Lambs (Overall av £62.65) 114 Breeding Ewes (Av £109.64) CCM Auctions held their second fortnightly sale of Store Sheep at Skipton on Wednesday where trade was seen to be very similar for most types to those prices seen at the opening sale, a few pens of best smart lambs would be dearer, strong first cross lambs made late 60’s to £70 with the best at £73 from Michael Mckenzie. The 400 Mule Wether Lambs in the entry were keenly contested and would be dearer too, medium keep lambs would be very similar.



The opening Sale of Breeding Sheep saw keen bidding too, Mule Shearlings to £138, and 3 crop correct Texel Ewes to £120, several other pens of stronger 3/4crop ewes £105-£115. Next Sale in 2 weeks time.

 

 

Next Sale is Wednesday 9th August – Entry of 6000 expected.
Prize Show for Beltex x Lambs

 

Also LINGFIELDS SUMMER SHEEP FAIR

All classes of 600-800 breeding sheep & rams.

 

Entries close Monday 31st July @ 4pm

 

 

PRINCIPLE PRICES

Beltex – Av £67.60

£76 R Ogg; £76 AM Leach; £73 JGE Heseltine & Sons; £69.50 J Sugden; £68.50 R Ogg; £68 JR Carr; £66.50 AR&FT Taylor;

Texel – Av £64.08

£73 JME&C Mckenzie; £71 A&SL Throup; £70 P Sedgwick; £70 W Mason & Son

Suffolk – Av £60.27

£66.50 SL&SD Lund; £66 C&RH Weatherhead; £62 I&M Lancaster; £62 BG&LM Hawksworth; £60 CA Foster;   

Charolais – Av £59.61

£60 DN&JM Molyneux; £58 BG&LM Hawksworth;

Mule Wethers – Av £53.39

£56 AJ Mason; £55 KR Verity; £55 JH&SM Mason; £55 WM&E Dugdale; £54.50 AM&HV Brown;

 

BREEDING SHEEP

Gimmer Lambs

Texel x to £110 A&SL Throup

 

Shearlings

Texel – to £80 JF Norcross;

Mule - to £138 JM&FM Gillett

 

2 shr

Texel to £90 JF Norcross;

 

3shr

Texel av £101.14 to £108 T Wareing

Mule to £98 T Wareing

 

Aged Ewes

Texel av £107.44 to £120 GW Houseman & Partners

Mule to £90 JF Norcross