STORE LAMBS & BREEDING SHEEP - WEDNESDAY 8TH FEBRUARY 2017

Forward: 812 Head, 352 Store Lambs & 460 Breeding Sheep Overall av £50.40 Healthy trade for the 352 lambs on sale with mule gimmer lambs from BW Appleton reaching £72 and topping the days trade with a pen of Beltex lambs from AM&HV Brown realising £70. Lambs with frame and shape were easily sold with the Suffolks on offer today averaging £58. Small swale wethers sold particularly well to an average of £27.




Breeding Sheep were a straight trade with good honest NZ texel sheep averaging just shy of £120 with the best in lamb sheep presented by I&M Lancaster who saw his beltex ewes top at £210.

 

Next Sale is Wednesday 22nd February – Entry of 500 expected.

 

LAST SALE OF THE SEASON

 

Entries close Monday 13th Februay

PRINCIPLE PRICES

Texel – Av £50.14

£67 K Brooks; £60 JC Mitchell; £60 I Coates; £60 AM&AV Brown; £55.50 J&V Blakey; £55.50 BW Appleton

Suffolk – Av £58.67

£65 £62 A&M Beecroft; £60 BW Appleton; £54 £46x2 J&V Blakey;

Mule – Av £49.71

£72 BW Appleton; £68 D Nelson; £59.50 J Dibb; £48 BW Appleton; 

Swaledale – Av £27.05

£29 AJ Mason; £27.50 A&PM Hall; £26 MD Parkinson;

Zwartable – Av £37

£38 £33 J Dibb;

Beltex – Av £65.58

£70 AM&HV Brown; £65 £51 H Brown;

 

BREEDING SHEEP (Inlamb)

Beltex Hoggs      to £85                                    D Pawson

Texel Hoggs       to £100 av £98                    Rowntree Farms

Texel Shlgs         to £132 av £119                 Rowntree Farms

Beltex Shlgs       to £160 av £153                 I&M Lancaster

Texel Ewes         to £160 av £125                 I&M Lancaster

Mule Ewes         to £135 av £104                 Rowntree Farms

Lonk Ewes         to £70 av £67                     H Wilson

Beltex Ewes       to £210 av £185                 I&M Lancaster