STORE LAMBS & BREEDING SHEEP - WEDNESDAY 22ND FEBRUARY 2017

Forward: 493 Head, 419 Store Lambs & 74 Breeding Sheep. Overall av £54.26................... Last Wednesday Sale saw a healthy trade for most lambs through the ring with some strong prices right the way through the sale. The long keep lambs looked the strongest trade of the day with short term lambs topping at £68 for some Texel lambs from Ian Mounsey with Texel gimmer lambs topping the day at £82 from D Sayer, Threshfield.



Breeding Sheep were a good trade for young scanned sheep with Mrs O’Neill topping with In lamb Tex Shearlings at £110 and Correct Mules at £105 for strong sheep with In lamb mules averaging £83 for all goods.

 

A thank you for all vendors that have supported us throughout the season and look forward to your support at the new season opening in July. 2016 Store hoggs will now be sold at our Monday sale alongside Ewes with Lambs at Foot.

 

 

OPENING SHOW & SALE OF STORE LAMBS

 

Wednesday 12th July – Entry of 5000 expected.

 

Show for Best Pen of 40 or more lambs.

 

Entries close Monday 3rd July

 

PRINCIPLE PRICES

Texel – Av £56.68

£82 D Sayer; £78 A Wilson; £68 £61.50 I Mounsey; £63 I Coates; £62 LS Mawer; £59 B&J Sutcliffe;

Suffolk – Av £49.12

£60.50 B&J Sutcliffe; £59 RL Handy; £59 J Dibb; 58.50 W&J&E Harker; £46 SL&SD Lund;

Mule – Av £53.34

£87 £93 W Banks & Son; £68 SL&SD Lund; £60.50 A Wilson & Son; £59.50 AM&HV Brown; £57 RL Handy £57 J Dibb;   

Swaledale – Av £34.05

£39 W&J&E Harker; £38.50 £35 T&J Smith; £36 B&J Sutcliffe; £33.50 SL&SD Lund;

Beltex – Av £68.79

£80x2 £70 £61 AM&HV Brown; £78.50 Hannah Brown; £72 £60 IMA&RJ Smith;

 

BREEDING SHEEP (Inlamb)

Mule Ewes                         to £105 av £83                    Claire ONeill

Swale Ewes                        to £70                                    D Lodge

Texel Shlgs                         to £110                                 Claire ONeill