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.
Prime Ewes (Pens of 5)
|Overall Champion Ewes will be awarded £30|
Prime Lambs (Pens of 5)
|Overall Champion Lambs will be awarded £50 and the Ian Mitchell Memorial Trophy|
|Beltex x/Other Continental 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 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