MARKET REPORT – WEDNESDAY 4th SEPTEMBER 2013

MARKET REPORT – WEDNESDAY 4th SEPTEMBER 2013 Fortnightly Catalogue Sale of Store Lambs Forward: 6046 Head, Overall av £56.18 A tidy show of lambs met with a decent trade. More travelled buyers were in attendance from Wales and the Eastern counties, stretching all the way down into Norfolk. There were more Mule Wethers on offer at this sale with over 1500 head of these averaging £1 more than the previous sale to level at £50.91 each. Texel and Cheviot lambs also found a much better following with more seasonal customers arriving for wintering lambs. Strong end £60 to £65, keeping lambs £54 to £59.

SHOW RESULTS

Pen of 40 Masham Wether Lambs

1st – J Verity & Son selling for £59 to HL Kitching

2nd – JM Wilson selling for £54.20 to Bowood Farms Ltd

 

PRINCIPLE PRICES

 

Suffolk                 av £57.08

£61 SL&SD Lund; £58.50 MR&VL Parsons; £58.50 J Dibb; £58 £53.50 C&RH Weatherhead; £58 T Houghton;

£58 CA Foster; £57 AMS Robinson; £57 CJ&J Harker; £56.80 T&J Smith; £56.50 DB&E Greenwood; £56 D Sayer; £53 J&M Calvert; £53 N Binns; £47 MJD Gillette;

 

Texel av £58.21

£66.50 AJ Ogden; £64.50 RG Greenwood; £64.50 DR&DC Findlay; £64 M Harker; £63.50 £63 TB Moorhouse; £63 MJD Gillette; £62.80 D Holland; £62.50 TA&N Whitefield; £62.50 T&S Gamble; £62 AM Gray; £61.50 J Dibb; £61.50 J Dibb; £61.20 D Wood; £61 AA Clay; £61 R Ainsworth;

 

Masham av £51.63

£59 J Verity & Son; £54.20 JM Wilson; £50 A Newbould; £49 K Lister; £42 D Charnley;

 

Mule av £50.91

£55 C Townend; £55 J Sunter & Son; £55 E&E Metcalfe; £55 J Cheetham; £53 J Verity & Son; £53 JE Beresford; £52.50 KR Verity;  £52.50 J Rayner & Son; £52 J&JH Whalley; £52 DL Mudd; £52 £51.50 £51 NR&CS Hodgson; £52 JW&JH Burton; £51.50 WM&E Dugdale; £51.50 D&B Carlton;

 

Charollais av £59.93

£62.80 £56 C Townend; £54 £51 GC Pickup

 

Swaledale av £28.30

£38.50 WM&E Dugdale; £30 £27 DG Robinson;

 

Dalesbred av £27.49

£29.50 C Townend; £27 £23 D Charnley;

 

Cheviot av £56.57

£60.50 Grain Farms; £58 K Lister & Son; £57 T Houghton; £57 £49 RE&CM Goldring; £56.50 £44 DG Robinson; £55.50 J Binns; £50 AJ Ogden;

 

Lleyn av £57

£57 Beeston Hall Farms;

 

Beltex av £64.63

£75 £70 R Garth; £73.50 £66.50 £65.50 F Sunderland; £73 DR&DC Findlay; £70 £63.80 AR&FT Naylor; £70 RG Greenwood; £68 J Garth & Son; £66 £63 JGE Heseltine; £65.50 Townhead Farm; £65 C Beresford; £61.50 S Pepper; £60 A Sugden;

 

Gimmer Lambs

Suffolk  av £67.19

£69.50 £64 MJD Gillette; £69 J&JA Preston; £69 SL&SD Lund; £68 R Metcalfe; £67.50 MJ&A Carr; £63 JJ&J Woof;

 

Texel av £64.42

£75 £66.50 Fleets Farms; £69.50 £65 FA Caton; £60 J&JA Preston;