Thu 25 August [SCOTTISH NATIONAL TEXEL SHOW...]

SCOTTISH NATIONAL TEXEL SHOW & SALE - 24TH & 25TH AUGUST

Sale Date: Thu 25 August

Lawrie & Symington conducted the Scottish National Texel Show & Sale on behalf of the Texel Sheep Society on Wednesday 24th and Thursday 25th August.

Top price in the Gimmers was 13,000gns from Mr JW Mellin, Hull House Farm, Hellifield for his 2nd Prize Gimmer and Female Reserve Champion, selling to Messrs HA Blackwood, Auldhouseburn Farm, Muirkirk.

Top price in the Shearlings was 500gns from Mr H Griffies, 3 Drumalbin Farm Cottages, Carmichael, for his 1st Prize Shearling selling to Mr J Warnock, Sandilands Farm, Sandilands.

Top price in the Ram Lams was 70,000gns from Clark Farms, Blackhill Farm, Crossford for their Teiglum flock, selling to Messrs Boden & Davies Ltd, Mellor Hall Farm, Mellor and Proctors Farms, c/o J & J Aiken, Proctors Farm, Slaidburn.

Full reports of the show and sale can be found on the Texel Sheep Society Website - 

http://www.texel.co.uk/