STORE LAMBS & BREEDING SHEEP - WEDNESDAY 28TH JULY 2021

Fortnightly Catalogue Sale of Store Lambs & Early Breeding Sheep Forward: 5,305 Store Lambs, Overall av £84.64. 526 Breeding Ewes A mixed show of Store Lambs with a larger proportion of younger, smaller and crossed lambs in today with trade for all classes selling tremendous.



 

Beltex type lambs topped at £110 from B&R Lawson & Son of Whashton, Richmond, closely followed at £109 by ID Brown of Marske, Richmond. Good bred sorts of medium size in the £89-£100 range and young May born lamb out of continental ewes £80-£88.
Texel lambs with size and conformation from J Sugden, Laycock sold 3 consecutive lots at £102-£108. Good strong Texel cross lambs with size £88-£94 Mediums in the early £80’s and more open coated younger goods £74-£78 with some younger crossed goods less.
Suffolk sold to £110 from CA Foster, Bolton Abbey for his pen of 50 first prize lambs from the show. Strong Suffolk crosses £94-£99 Mediums mid £80’s to late £80’s. Long term lambs late £70’s to early £80’s and a few small goods in the early £70’s.
Mule Wethers forward in excellent numbers today and sold to with a top price of £83, other stronger sorts £78/£80. Mediums £70-£76. With some later born lambs from £58-£64.

More lambs required next fortnight.


The opening sale of Breeding Sheep had a nice entry forward and a very busy ringside of prospective purchasers looking for mainly Suffolk & Texel Ewes for Early tupping. Main of the sheep on offer were 2,3,4 crop ewes and a price range of £140 to £185 covered most classes on offer, a few smarter pens in the £190’s. Some strong correct Mule Ewes made £140 to £150. More Ewes required for the second sale on a fortnights time. Entries to the Mart Office please.

 

Next Sale is Wednesday 11th August – Entry of 7000 expected.

Inc Prize Show of Beltex Sired Lambs
Also 2nd Sale of Early Breeding Sheep
Entries close Monday 2nd August

 

Show of Down x Lambs
1st CA Foster sold for £110

2nd RD Metcalfe sold for £99.50

3rd CA Foster sold for £95

 

PRINCIPLE PRICES

Store Lambs

Suffolk – Av £91.97

£110 £97 £95 CA Foster; £108 £98.50 RD Metcalfe; £100.50 £97 £95 S&F Walker; £96 JA Crocker;   

Texel – Av £84.66

£108 £102 £95 J Sugden; £97 AJ Ogden; £97 I Cowperthwaite; £95 R Berry; £94 JC White; £94 NP&DJ Darwin;

Beltex – Av £90.57

£110 £106 BR Lawson; £109 £104 £102 £100 £98 £96 ID Brown; £102 WM&E Dugdale;

Blue Texel – Av £78.50

£78.50 G Banks;

Mule – Av £71.57

£83 JC White; £81.50 A Brown; £80.50 WM&E Dugdale; £79 MR Ewbank; £78.50 AJ Mason; £75 B Gillam; £75 C&M Crawshaw; £75 A Chadwick;  

Charolais – Av £68

£68 R&VJ Brown;

Cheviot – Av £78

£79 JP Murray £73.50 BG Rushmer;

Herdwick – Av £81

£81 B Mckenzie;

Berrichon – Av £76.50

£76.50 C&M Crawshaw;

 

526 Breeding Sheep

Suffolk Shearling              to £150 av £143                                 A Atkinson

Suffolk 2 crop                     to £185 av £162                                 A Atkinson

Suffolk 3 crop                     to £185 av £160                                 A Atkinson

Suffolk Aged                      to £165                                 GW Houseman
Texel Shearling                  to £170 av £159                                 Dyson Farming

Texel 2 crop                        to £198 av £150                                 A Atkinson

Texel 3 crop                        to £165 av £142                                 GW Houseman

Texel Aged                          to £145                                 GW Houseman

Blue Texel 2 crop              to £175 av £154                                 A Atkinson

Blue Texel Aged                to £155                                 GW Houseman

Mule Aged                          to £150 av £143                                 T&S Binns

 

 

 

CONTACT DETAILS

Skipton Auction Mart
Gargrave Road
Skipton
North Yorkshire
BD23 1UD

Tel 01756 792375


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