Thu 17 September [Texel Show & Sale]

Texel Show & Sale

Sale Date: Thu 17 September

 

At the Annual Show & Sale of Texel Sheep for the Scottish Texel Sheep Breeders Club the top price was 4,000gns for a Ram Lamb from Messrs. Green, The Craggs, Lilliesleaf purchased by M. McTaggart, Rascarrel Farm, Auchencairn. This was followed by a Ram Lamb from the Cowal Flock of Keith, Alan & Roy Campbell which was purchased by David Gilmour, Broonknowes.

Other principal prices

Ram Lambs

1,600gns R & E Forsyth, Baltier

1,400gns JA & R Laird, Cambwell

1,300gns A & G Howie, Knock

1,250gns J & H Clark, Garngour

1,100gns R & E Forsyth, Baltier

1,000gns A & G Howie, Knock

 Shearling Rams

1,500gns & 600gns Parkhouse Farmers, Parkhouse

700gns & 400gns JW Gibb & Son, Rusha

 Gimmers

520gns & 400gns T & I Walling, Whitlaw

460gns x 2 & 450gns Swaites

400gns I & L Galloway, Clantibuies