BREEDING SHEEP - SATURDAY 12TH DECEMBER

168 IN LAMB COMMERCIAL EWES This year’s Annual collective sale of individual and small groups of Continental sired sheep incorporated the production sales from flocks owned by Frank Joel of Westhouse and Martin & Val Brown of Leyburn. The cross bred sheep saw a similarly strong trade to that seen by the Pedigree breeders with an overall average of £246 for the 168 head on offer. This noted sale is now growing in popularity as a source of breeding sheep for premium prime lambs and show quality prime lambs.







AVERAGES –  (overall £247.93)

 

FLOCK AVERAGES & PRINCIPLE PRICES (gns)–

AM&HV Brown 39 head Av £207.08                400gns 350gns x2

F Joel 96 head Av £250.03                380gns, 350gns 320gns x2

Procters Farm 14 head Av £309.00                500gns 400gns 350gns x2

D Williams   9 head Av £289.33                420gns 350gns x2.

MR Davis 10 head Av £261.25                380gns 300gns