MARKET REPORT - TUESDAY 1ST OCTOBER

MARKET REPORT - TUESDAY 1ST OCTOBER: 2,437 head Breeding Sheep comprising 759 Correct, 1662 Broken Mouthed & 16 Rams. A mixed show of sheep met with a mixed trade, some classes of young sheep looking as well sold as at recent sales, but some classes cheaper. The broken mouthed ewes generally selling away well, with Swaledales averaging just over £30.

2,437 head Breeding Sheep comprising 759 Correct, 1662 Broken Mouthed & 16 Rams.

 

A mixed show of sheep met with a mixed trade, some classes of young sheep looking as well sold as at recent sales, but some classes cheaper. The broken mouthed ewes generally selling away well, with Swaledales averaging just over £30.

 

SHEARLINGS –

Suffolk                  to £128                                   Riva Hall Farms

Texel                     to £70                                    JS Stephenson

Masham                 to £130                                  B&M Watkinson

Mule                     to £160 av £96                        B&M Watkinson              

Charollais              to £66                                    G Hayton & EC Stocks

Swaledale              to £55                                    G Hayton & EC Stocks

 

2 SHEAR –

Mule                     to £128 av £118 RD Thorpe

 

3 SHEAR –

Texel                     to £72                                   A Parnaby

Mule                      to £102                                 DN&JM Molyneux

 

EWES –

Suffolk                   to £95                                  Riva Hall Farms

Texel                     to £75                                  CG Dibb

Mule                      to £102 av £66                      K Mitchell

Swaledale              to £47                                   K&GJ Huck

Lleyn                     to £68                                  J Bownass

  

BROKEN MOUTHED –

Texel                     to £66 av £50                      PJ Bolland

Mule                     to £78 av £51                       JA&JH Hewetson

Swaledale             to £54 av £30                        K&GJ Huck

Dalesbred             to £26 av £21                        RH&EA Close

Lleyn                    to £53 av £43                        PL Metcalfe

Beltex                   to £60                                  A Parnaby