Sales Reports

STORE LAMBS & BREEDING SHEEP - WEDNESDAY 29TH JULY 2020

STORE LAMBS & BREEDING SHEEP - WEDNESDAY 29TH JULY 2020

Fortnightly Catalogue Sale of Store Lambs, Breeding Sheep & Rams Forward: 6290 Head. 5638 Store Lambs Overall av £75.25. 652 Breeding Sheep & Rams av £130.84.

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STORE LAMBS PRESS - WEDNESDAY 15TH JULY 2020

STORE LAMBS PRESS - WEDNESDAY 15TH JULY 2020

Numbers and selling averages soar at Skipton store lamb opener Skipton Auction Mart’s opening store lamb sale of the 2020 season began on a real high note, with a major rise in both entry numbers and trading levels. (Wed, July 15) As in past years, the annual highlight offered a wide selection of lambs for short, medium and long-term keep, and the 4,302 head successfully sold represented an increase of over 1,200 sheep on the year, while the overall selling average of £73.54 per head itself showed a solid rise of £8.95 on 2019.

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STORE LAMBS - WEDNESDAY 15TH JULY 2020

STORE LAMBS - WEDNESDAY 15TH JULY 2020

On Wednesday 15th July 2020, CCM Auctions conducted their Opening Sale of Store Lambs at Skipton Mart where 4,302 head were sold, a rise of over 1,200 head on the year, and the overall sale average levelled at £73.54 per head (+£8.95 on 2019).

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STORE HOGGS & BREEDING SHEEP - WEDNESDAY 26TH FEBRUARY 2020

STORE HOGGS & BREEDING SHEEP - WEDNESDAY 26TH FEBRUARY 2020

Fortnightly Catalogue Sale of Store Lambs - Forward: 928 Head. Overall averages – Store Lamb £74.21. Feeding Ewe £54.67. Breeding Sheep £133.07. A very mixed show for quality as would be expected at this time of year, but none the less with 928 head forward representing a very strong seasonal entry. Still strong smart lambs had the abilty to command 3 figure prices, with the best of the rest £85 to £100. Mules mainly mid 70’s to mid 80’s. A run of Inlamb Mule Hoggs from Messrs Hallam topped £136 and averaged £133.

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STORE HOGGS & BREEDING SHEEP - WEDNESDAY 12TH FEBRUARY 2020

STORE HOGGS & BREEDING SHEEP - WEDNESDAY 12TH FEBRUARY 2020

Fortnightly Catalogue Sale of Store Hoggs & Breeding Sheep Forward: 1146 Head, 943 Store Hoggs – Overall av £77.15. 189 Breeding Sheep. 14 Blue Faced Leicester Females.

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STORE HOGGS & BREEDING SHEEP - WEDNESDAY 29TH JANUARY 2020

STORE HOGGS & BREEDING SHEEP - WEDNESDAY 29TH JANUARY 2020

Fortnightly Catalogue Sale of Store Lambs Forward: 1694 Head: 1514 Store Lambs - Overall av £73.49

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STORE HOGGS & BREEDING SHEEP - WEDNESDAY 15TH JANUARY 2020

STORE HOGGS & BREEDING SHEEP - WEDNESDAY 15TH JANUARY 2020

Fortnightly Catalogue Sale of Store Lambs. Forward: 2,374 Head, Overall av £69.36. A large entry of lambs for the New Year Sale and a flying trade today with buyers coming from all over to keep stocked up with the current demand for fat lambs holding up.

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STORE LAMBS - WEDNESDAY 11TH DECEMBER 2019

STORE LAMBS - WEDNESDAY 11TH DECEMBER 2019

Fortnightly Catalogue Sale of Store Lambs, Feeding and Breeding Sheep Forward: 3,143 Head (Overall av £63.12) A Cracking trade throughout for the store lambs which saw vendors tail end lambs making just as much as their 2nd draws in previous months. An overall average of £63.12 was seen in the ring today including large runs of late season type and hill bred lambs. Continentals with frame and size getting away at £65-£73 whilst the pure bred smallest sorts getting to the same money. Better Bred large sorts getting into the 80’s to top at £95 from P Johnson. Medium Suffolks selling £60+ with the smalls mid £50s.

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STORE LAMBS - WEDNESDAY 27TH NOVEMBER 2019

STORE LAMBS - WEDNESDAY 27TH NOVEMBER 2019

Fortnightly Catalogue Sale of Store Lambs, Feeding Ewes & Breeding Sheep Forward: 4909 Head, Comprising 4,681 Store Lambs (av £60.79) and 308 Ewes, Rams and Gimmer Lambs. A very good show of lambs today with trade very similar to last fortnight. More weathered lambs in today’s sale with more long keep lambs too. Strong first cross lambs around the £70 mark with some cracking Beltex lambs selling for £80-£96. Horned lambs were also good to sell, best end making either side of £50 into mid £40s with the next grade down £30-£40. Dalesbred lambs selling well with a top price of £49 from JA Stoney & Son for a pen of tups.

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STORE LAMBS & BREEDING SHEEP - WEDNESDAY 13TH NOVEMBER 2019

STORE LAMBS & BREEDING SHEEP - WEDNESDAY 13TH NOVEMBER 2019

Fortnightly Catalogue Sale of Store Lambs, Feeding Ewes & Breeding Sheep Forward: 5,574 Head, Comprising 4,854 Store Lambs (av £63.18) and 720 Ewes, Rams and Gimmer Lambs. A great sale at CCM Skipton on Wednesday with trade on a high note following the rise in prime lamb trade, and there was a sale average for 4,854 Store Lambs of £63.18 per head. Good lambs for short to medium keep were in high demand, and Mule/Masham Wethers were especially good to sell with strongest end in the £70’s up to £75.50, Mules av £64.58 and Mashams £68.27.

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STORE LAMBS - WEDNESDAY 31ST OCTOBER 2019

STORE LAMBS - WEDNESDAY 31ST OCTOBER 2019

Fortnightly Catalogue Sale of Store Lambs. Forward: 6496 Head (Overall av. £56.38). A very useful entry with 883 Horned and 2027 Mule and Masham lambs sold in the entry of 6496 with 48 separate buyers represented at the ringside. First cross Texel and Suffolk lambs worked into a very good trade with strong lambs generally £65-£75 and wintering lambs not far behind at £55-£65. Strong end of the Mules £62-£66 and the horned lambs a similar trade to last fortnight although the run was not as strong with less meat in the mix. Top end Beltex lambs continue to find favour with numerous bidders with an average of £70.58 and lambs both short and long keep comfortably into £70 all day.

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STORE LAMBS - WEDNESDAY 16TH OCTOBER 2019

STORE LAMBS - WEDNESDAY 16TH OCTOBER 2019

Fortnightly Catalogue Sale of Store Lambs & Feeding Ewes Forward: 7147 Head – 7,056 Store Lambs & 91 Feeding Ewes. Store Lamb Overall av £56.56.

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STORE LAMBS - WEDNESDAY 2ND OCTOBER 2019

STORE LAMBS - WEDNESDAY 2ND OCTOBER 2019

Fortnightly Catalogue Sale of Store Lambs Forward: 7455 Head, Overall av £55.56 Store Lambs would get away reasonably well today with a decent ringside of buyers all sale looking to secure sheep. Lowland lambs were a mixed selection, smart Beltex types in the 70’s and 80’s topping £86.50 from T&C Robinson of Tosside, and £86 from Frankland Farms in Rathmell.

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STORE LAMBS - WEDNESDAY 18TH SEPTEMBER 2019

STORE LAMBS - WEDNESDAY 18TH SEPTEMBER 2019

Fortnightly Catalogue Sale of Store Lambs Forward: 7,091 Head, Overall av £58.52 Another healthy show of lambs for todays Store lamb sale with again over 7,000 lambs going under the hammer. Today’s sale included the annual show and sale of horned wether and hill lambs which found the Newbould family of Dallowgill coming out victorious with there strong Swale wether lambs selling for £43 and heading to wales with a Swaledale wether average of £34.73. Westalls presented the first prize hill lambs with their pen of Cheviot lambs selling for £52.

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STORE LAMB PRESS - WEDNESDAY 18TH SEPTEMBER 2019

STORE LAMB PRESS - WEDNESDAY 18TH SEPTEMBER 2019

Wether lambs take centre stage at CCM Skipton This year’s wether lambs took centre stage at Skipton Auction Mart for their main show day of the year, with four classes for Swaledale, Dalesbred and other hill breeds. (Wed, Sept 18) Successful in the Swaledale show class was upland hill custodian Paul Newbould, of Potter Lane Farm, Dallowgill, with a pen of 50 lambs reared entirely on heather moorland in the Nidderdale Area of Natural Beauty. Mr Newbould keeps some 800 ewes, which go to both pedigree Swaledale and Bluefaced Leicester rams, the latter servicing the requirements of his North of England Mule flock. The class victors sold at a section-topping £43 per head to a regular Welsh buyer.

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