Tue 28 August [Opening Sale of Breeding Sheep]

Opening Sale of Breeding Sheep

Sale Date: Tue 28 August

Lawrie & Symington

Lanark Agricultural Centre

 

Tuesday 28th August 2018

 

 

Lawrie & Symington had forward 3972 Scotch Mule, Texel Ewes, Gimmers and Ewe Lambs at their opening sale of Breeding Sheep. At the show prior to the sale, sponsored by Scotch Mule Association, the judge, Mr Gary McDonald, Stobo Home Farm, awarded the following:

 

Scotch Mule Gimmers

1st – Crookboat £168

2nd – East Dykes £164

3rd – Nether Abington £168

 

Scotch Mule Ewe Lambs

1st – Lochlyoch £122

2nd – Shawhead £96

3rd – Crookboat £96

 

Averages

1338 Scotch Mule Gimmers av £144.16

289 Texel x Gimmers av £140.47

1071 Scotch Mule Ewe Lambs av £88.97

603 Ewes av £81.15

 

Principal Prices

Scotch Mule Ewes

£97, £95, £92 Wardhead

£92 & £91 Sornfallow

£87 & £80 Fullarton

£86 Greenshields

 

Texel x Ewes

£92 & £88 Strichen Mains

£86 West Millrig

 

Charollais x Ewes

£96 Westview

 

Texel Gimmers

£165 Craighead

£164 & £162 Nunnerie

£160 & £144 Townhead

£154 & £148 Strichen Mains

£1545 Liscleugh

 

 

Scotch Mule Gimmers

£168 (twice), £164 Nether Abington

£168, £164 & £160 Crookboat

£168, £160 & £158 Cloverhill

£164 Tollishill

£164 & £160 Dykecroft

£164 & £154 East Dykes

£162 (twice) Allanton

£152 & £150 Cocklaw

£152 & £150 Lupus

 

Cheviot Mule Gimmers

£152 Hillhead

 

Scotch Mule Ewe Lambs

£124, £122 & £118 Lochlyoch

£110 & £100 Townfoot

£98 Skirling Mains

£96 & £90 Tinnis

£96 Crookboat

£96 Shawhead

£95 & £90 Nisbet

£95 & £90 Dreva

£94 Greenfield