Thu 4 January [Texel In-Lamb Gimmers/Ewes...]

Texel In-Lamb Gimmers/Ewes & Empty Ewe Lambs

Sale Date: Thu 4 January

Lawrie and Symington

Lanark Agricultural Centre

 

Thursday 4th January 2018

 

 

Lawrie and Symington held their Annual Show & Sale of Texel In-Lamb Ewes, Gimmers and Empty Ewe Lambs on behalf of The Scottish Texel Breeders Club.

 

At the show prior to the sale, the judge, Mr Ben Wight, Midlock Flock, awarded the championship to Messrs A Smith, Feddal Road Flock, for an In-Lamb Gimmer sired by Cambwell Van Persie and In-Lamb to Ettrick Amigo, which was purchased by Harry Griffies, Cairngryffe flock, for 700gns. Reserve Champion went to Messrs Gauld, Cairnam Flock, an In-Lamb Gimmer sired by Tullagh Whiskey and served by Proctors Yankee which later sold for 420gns to Messrs Linton, Thirstane Cottage.

 

Other Principal Prices:

 

In-Lamb Gimmers

 

Hilltop (twice)    1050gns sired by Auldhouseburn Wacko Jacko

 

Cairnam               850gns sired by Tullagh Whisky

 

Townhead          800gns sired by Collielaw Oleg

                                750gns sired by Collielaw Oleg                   

 

Ewe Lambs

 

Newbie Mains   1100gns sired by Knock WILL.I.AM

 

 

Averages

 

In-Lamb Gimmers - £499.88

In-Lamb Ewes - £189

Ewe Lambs - £635.25

Beltex Ewe Lambs - £315