STORE LAMBS - WEDNESDAY 7TH OCTOBER 2020

Fortnightly Catalogue Sale of Store Lambs Forward: 8278 Head, Overall av £72.13 Another great day at CCM Skipton with 8,265 store lambs sold at an average of £72.13, with trade seen to be very similar to the previous sale.



 

At the top end of the prices it was the Beltex crosses that saw several three figure prices, with £109 & £103 top price from SJ Robinson, £107 £103 £101 Frankland Farms and £104 Andrew Haggas. 800 Beltex crosses av £83.60.
Texels sold well again, with best gimmer lambs £90 plus, topping £100 from Flash House Farms and EB Webster. Decent running Gimmers in the £80’s, small sorts in the 70’s.
Texel stores were keenly contested, strong end in the £80’s, mediums in the late £70’s and wintering lambs mid £60’s to mid £70’s. 4,150 Texel Lambs averaged £75.05.

Mule and Masham wethers were again a great trade, best pens £74/£77, medium sorts £71/£73 and smaller end £65/£70. 1,750 Mule and Masham Wethers averaged £72.15.

A feature of todays sale was the large entry of horned wethers, many of which were well grown in comparison to other years, and buyers responded to the quality with better end of Swale and Dalesbred Wethers £53-£57, mediums £45-£52, and the smallest end late £30s to mid £40’s.

966 Swaledale and Dalesbred Wethers averaged £51.

A great show of Cheviot wethers were forward today, with prices to £76 for a pen of 65 and £74.50 for a pen of 69, both from K Lister & Son, and 424 Cheviot wethers averaging £71.59.

We are anticipating another large entry of 8,000 plus for the next sale, and like we did from October last year, we will now invite vendors to include feeding ewes in their entries for our Wednesday sales for the rest of the season. Plenty of customers ringside for short keep and long keep lambs, so don’t hesitate, enter your lambs for our next sale on Wednesday 21st October.  Please contact Ted Ogden on 07855 958211 or Kyle Hawksworth on 07538539077 to discuss trade or for more info on buyers requirements.

 

Next Sale is Wednesday 21st October – Entry of 10,000 expected.

Entries close Monday 12th October

PRINCIPLE PRICES

Beltex – Av £83.60

£109 £103 £98 SJ Robinson; £107 £103 £101 Frankland Farms; £104 £99 AJ Haggas; £98 HW&MA Alderson;

Suffolk – Av £75.64

£90 AC Simpson; £81.50 NW&J Moorhouse; £81 DN&JM Molyneux; £80.50 A&ED Booth; £74 N Speake;   

Texel – Av £75.05

£100 £92 £90 Flash House; £100 EB Webster; £94 J&A Weare; £88 D&J Carlisle; £87.50 J Sugden;

Mule – Av £71.97

£77 T&C Robinson; £77 D Wade; £77 RD Metcalfe; £77 J Blakey; £76.50 J Palmer; £96.50 Pl Metcalfe;  

Charolais – Av £72.57

£78.50 TA&N Whitfield; £77.50 £70 AG Horn; £71.50 E Pennock; £67 A Fisher;

Swaledale – Av £50.17

£57 J Verity; £56.50 A&G Greenwood; £56 WP&B Walker; £56 £55.50 E&E Metcalfe; £55 AG Horn; £54.50 J Blakey; £54.50 AJ Ogden;

Masham – Av £75.59

£79 V Verity; £78 £70 JM Wilson; £67.50 Greaves Bros;

Dalesbred – Av £51.44

£58.50 J Verity; £56 Hayton & Stocks; £55 RH&EA Close; £55 JM Wilson; £54.50 K Lister; £52.50 A&N Fothergill;

Lonk – Av £57

£57 Beeston Hall Farms;

Cheviot – Av £71.59

£76 K Lister & Son; £76 £74 £73 T&C Robinson; £74.50 K Lister & Son; £74 D Pearson; £73 £71.50 J Drinkall;

 

 

CONTACT DETAILS

Skipton Auction Mart
Gargrave Road
Skipton
North Yorkshire
BD23 1UD

Tel 01756 792375


Jeremy Eaton 07747 780481
Ted Ogden 07855 958211
Kyle Hawksworth 07538 539077