Tue 1 September [Breeding Sheep]

Breeding Sheep

Sale Date: Tue 1 September

At their opening sale of breeding sheep Lawrie and Symington had forward 4024 Scotch Mule, Texel, Ewes, Gimmers, Ewe lambs, Store lambs

At the show of Scotch Mule Gimmers and Ewe lambs the judge Mr John Linton, Sornfallow made the following awards.

Gimmer

Champion – Iain McGarva, Nether Abington £170

Reserve – Jennifer Stewart, Crookboat £160

Ewe Lambs

Champion – Jennifer Stewart, Crookboat £140

Reserve – Tom Minto & Son, Townhead £98

Principal Prices

1231 Scotch Mule Gimmers Averaged £132.27

Nether Abington £170, £160x2, East Dykes £164, £160, Porterstown £162, Crookboat £160, £154, Hillend £158, Oldhill £156, £154, £152, Dykecroft £150, £148, Townhead, Dolphinton £146.

1255 Scotch Mule Ewe Lambs averaged £88.58

Crookboat £140, £100, £96, Lochlyoch £122, £108, £104, £100, Auchmillanhill £108, Greenfield, Cobbinshaw £98, Townhead, Dolphinton £98, Nisbet £97, Hartside £96

Texel Ewes - £96, £89 Castlebrocket

Scotch Mule Ewes £90, £86 Wardhead £86 South Slipperfield

Charolais x Ewes - £80 Haswellsykes

Texel Gimmers - £178 Wolfclyde, £144, £134 Westmains, Newbigging, £132, £130 Townhead, Dolphinton, £122 Liscleugh, £120 Ingraston

Store Lambs

Beltex - £56, £52 Wylieland, £56 Kinnox

Tex - £61.50 Kinnox

Chev - £56 Kinnox

Suffx - £54 Haswellsykes