Tue 12 May [Show & Sale of Hoggs with...]

Show & Sale of Hoggs with Lambs at Foot

Sale Date: Tue 12 May

 Lawrie and Symington had forward 348 Ewes & Hoggs with lambs at foot selling well to a keen ringside of bidders. At the Pre-sale show of Hoggs with lambs at foot ably judged by Mr John Guild of the Laight Farm, New Cumnock awarding the champion pen to Messrs Laird of Carbello with a pen of 8 homebred Scotch Mule Hoggs with Beltex cross Suffolk lambs at foot making £192. Reserve was a pen of 6 homebred Suffolk cross Mule Hoggs with Texel Lambs making £193 from Messrs Warnock of Dreva. Topping the sale today was an outstanding pen of Suffolk cross Texel 2 and 3 crop Ewes with Twin Beltex Lambs at foot making £238 from Messrs Laird of Carbello.


Other leading prices of Ewes with Lambs at foot;

Zwartable Gimmer with Twins - £202 Hillend

Texels with Twins - £179 Howes Way, £178 Carbello, £176 Felton

Mule Gimmers with Twins - £194 Carbello, £194 Hillend

Mule Ewes with Twins - £178 Carbello


Champion pen fro Carbello

Reserve pen from Dreva


Leading Hogg prices;

Texel with Twins - £200 Windshields, £188 Longhouse

Mules with Twins - £183 Carbello

Texels with Singles - £192 Longhouse, £184, £183 Dreva

Suffolks with Singles - £193, £179 Dreva

Mules with Twins - £192, £189, £188 Carbello

 Stock ewes from Langholm;

18 Tex Gimmers with 27 Tex Lambs £190

11 Tex One Crop with 16 Tex Lambs £170

13 Tex Two Crop with 22 Tex Lambs £190

13 Tex Three Crop with 23 Tex Lambs £174