Scots Gap Primestock

Prime Sheep

Prime Lambs

Scots Gap Auction Mart sold 330 Prime Lambs to a top of £146 from Peter & Trish Gordon, Old Deanham, Cambo. Once again heavy, well fleshed sorts were in good demand with an overall sale average 43.6kg, 261.4ppk and £113.94 per head.

Next week is our annual Show & Sale of Prime Ewes & Lambs.

Judging at 9.00am so we ask all show sheep to be penned by 8.45am.

Show Schedule

Prime Ewes (Pens of 5)

Overall Champion Ewes will be awarded £30
In-By Ewes£10.00£5.00
Hill Ewes£10.00£5.00

Prime Lambs (Pens of 5)

Overall Champion Lambs will be awarded £50 and the Ian Mitchell Memorial Trophy
Class1st 2nd
Texel x£10.00£5.00
Beltex x/Other Continental x£10.00£5.00
Suffolk x£10.00£5.00

Young Handlers Class

Pair of Lambs
Overall Champion pair of lambs will be awarded The Perpetual Tankard
Pair of Lambs – Any Breed£50.00£20.00£10.00

Entries by next Tuesday Afternoon to Chris Armstrong on 07808 721957

Texel x –£146, £138 (x2) Old Deanham, £134 Longshaws, £132 Old Deanham (x2), Chesters, East Shaftoe & Longshaws, £130 Old Deanham & East Shaftoe, £129 Chesters, £128 East Shaftoe

285.7p East Newham, 281.6p Old Deanham, 280.4p Chesters, 280.0p Longshaws, 276.0p Old Deanham, 275.0p Old Deanham & Longshaws, 272.3p East Shaftoe, 272.1p East Newham

Prime Ewes

Prime Ewes sold to £155 for a nice, hefty pair of Texel cross Ewes from Messrs J W Robson & Son, East Shaftoe.

Texel x –£157, £147 & £140 East Shaftoe