30th September Sale report of...

30th September Sale report of Blackface Ewes and Gimmers

Blackface Ewes and Gimmers Sale – 30th September 2014

At their annual sale of Blackface Ewes and Gimmers, Lawrie and Symington had forward 5407 sheep.

A record price of £4500 per head was paid for a pen of 3 gimmers consigned by Hugh and Alan Blackwood Auldhouseburn, Muirkirk, purchased by Messrs RJ Coulson & Son, High Staward Farm, Langley on Tyne, Hexham. This was followed at £1040 for a pen of 8 from Alistair McArthur, Nunnerie, Elvanfoot, purchased by R & N Barclay, Harestone, Insch.

 

In the ewe section top price was £650 for a pen of 10 from J. Wight and Sons, Midlock, Crawford, purchased by Stroanbrack Farms, Donemana, Strabane this was followed by £600 for a pen of 10 from Midlock purchased by R & N Barclay Harestone.

 

The 926 Gimmers levelled at £186.50 against last year a rise of £49.34.

The 4481 Ewes averages at £78.42 against last year a fall of £3.86 with 557 more sold.

Leading prices – Gimmers

Auldhouseburn

£4500

 

 

 

Nunnerie

£1040

£300

 

 

Crossflatt

£880

 

 

 

Glenrath

£510 (2)

 

 

 

Blackcraig

£500

 

 

 

Connachan

£500

£260

£255

£240

Greenside

£330

 

 

 

Blackhouse

£300

 

 

 

Midlock

£260

£245

£240

 

Craignell

£200

 

 

 

Glengonnar

£230

 

 

 

Toxside

£178

 

 

 

Burncastle

£175

 

 

 

 

Leading prices – Ewes                                  

Midlock

£650

£600

£245

£152

 

Blackhouse

£390

£190

 

 

 

Connachan

£350

£152 x 2

 

 

 

Milnmark

£300

 

 

 

 

Allanfauld

£205

 

 

 

 

Glenrath

£200

 

 

 

 

Blackcraig

£180

 

 

 

 

Greenside

£162

 

 

 

 

Arnicle

£155(2)

 

 

 

 

Craigdarroch Sanquhar 

£128

 

 

 

 

Mitchellhill

£130

 

 

 

 

Hartside

£124

 

 

 

 

Craig Straiton

£122

 

 

 

 

             

 

Flock averages - Gimmers          

Auldhouseburn (3)

£4500

£4500

 

Nunnerie (102)

£1040

£250.39

 

Crossflatt (15)

£880

£390

 

Glenrath (20)

£510

£348

 

Blackcraig (8)

£500

£500

 

Connachan (44)

£500

£296.59

 

Greenside (10)

£330

£237.5

 

Blackhouse (10)

£300

£300

 

Midlock (23)

£260

£225

 

Craignell (5)

£200

£200

 

Burncastle (66)

£175

£159.75

 

Glengonnar (18)

£230

£230

 

Toxside (44)

£178

£168

 

Corsebank (10)

£160

£159

 

 

Flock averages - Ewes                   

Midlock (121)

£650

£226.28

 

Connachan (47)

£350

£211.36

 

Blackhouse (103)

£390

£177.18

 

Milnmark (47)

£300

£218.29

 

Allanfauld (20)

£205

£205

 

Glenrath (40)

£200

£151

 

Blackcraig (20)

£180

£180

 

Greenside (40)

£162

£127

 

Arnicle (237)

£155

£80.75

 

Criagdarroch Sanquhar (137)

£128

£95.29

 

Williamhope (117)

£106

£80.29

 

Whelphill (122)

£102

£88.54

 

Gosland (70)

£90

£82.45

 

Mitchellhill (24)

£130

£103.16

 

Hartside (20)

£124

£124

 

Craig (23)

£122

£122

 

Ashgray (63)

£85

£75.69

 

Haystoun (23)

£84

£84

 

Corsebank (79)

£56

£72.68

 

Crosswoodburn (61)

£100

£88.19

 

Dykefoot (41)

£78

£75.07