MARKET REPORT - WEDNESDAY 29TH JANUARY

Fortnightly Catalogue Sale of Store & Breeding Sheep Forward: 1,360 Head – 925 Store Hoggs; 411 Inlamb Sheep & 24 Blue Faced Leicesters. A good show of store sheep were good to sell with plenty of customers assembled. Another nice show of inlamb sheep saw strong older sheep in good demand.

 

 

Next Sale of Store Hoggs and In-lamb Ewes is on Wednesday 12th February

Entries close Monday 3rd February

PRINCIPLE PRICES

 

925 Store Hoggs Overall Average £56.34

Texel – Av £65.24

£80 £74 P Johnson; £80 J Howard; £79.50 B Spensley Ltd; £78 DC Hall; £76 £74 RM Crabtree; £75 Thwaite Bros; £74 BD Coupland;

Suffolk – Av £63.32

£74 RM Crabtree; £71 BD Coupland; £70.50 £53 I Coates; £68 RJ Gardt; £66 B&J Sutcliffe; £53.50 JS Throup; £53 RD Metcalfe;

Mule – Av £56.60

£79 SL&SD Lund; £75 £60.50 J Rayner & Son; £68 R&C Greenwood; £64.50 BD Coupland; £64 J Millman; £63.50 ID Mellin; £63.50 W&J&E Harker; £61 W Banks & Son; £56 G Fairburn;

Swaledale – Av £37.23

£58 J Millman; £47 B&J Sutcliffe; £46.50 £45 RJ Gardt; £46 N Hall; £44 SL&SD Lund; £42 W&J&E Harker; £40 A&N Fothergill; £38 J Rayner & Son; £38 J Millman;

Dalesbred – Av £40.13

£45.50 £24 K Lister & Son;

Gritstone – Av £40

£40 BD Coupland;

Blue Faced Leicester – Av £45.17

£52 ID Mellin; £35 J Rayner & Son;

Beltex – Av £65.14

£72 £56 S Carruthers

411 INLAMB EWES

Mule 3crop to £120

Mule 4crop to £120

Texel Shearlings to £115

Texel 3crop to £118

Cheviot Shlgs to £93

Cheviot 2shrs to £93

Cheviot 3&4 Shr to £94

Swaledale 3shr Correct to £70

Dalesbred Ewes Correct to £70

 

24 BLUE FACED LEICESTER FEMALES

Judge – Neil Heseltine

Class 1 – Registered Inlamb Shearling or Ewe

1st – AJ Mason Lot 5 selling for 370gns to Ellis Bros

2nd – JC&N Throup Lot 11 selling for 300gns to C Davis

3rd – R Mawson Lot 8 Unsold

 

Class 2 – Registered Gimmer Lamb

1st – WA&A Booth Lot 14 selling for 1300gns to C Davis

2nd – WA&A Booth Lot 15 selling for 700gns to C Davis

3rd – Ellis Bros Lot 1 Unsold

 

Champion – WA&A Booth

Reserve – AJ Mason

 

Prices:

Gimmers

1300gns 700gns WA&A Booth; 320gns AJ Mason;

Shearling Ewes

180gns W Wildman;

Ewes

370gns AJ Mason; 300gns JC&N Throup; 280gns D&J Stenton;