Tue 16 May [Tuesday 16th May Store Sheep]

Tuesday 16th May Store Sheep

Sale Date: Tue 16 May

Store Sheep

Lawrie and Symington sold 659 Ewes, Gimmers, Hoggs with Lambs and Dry Hoggets at their annual sale. Also included in today’s sale was a show of Hoggets with lambs at foot. Ably judge by Mr Jim Anderson, Oldwalls Farm, who awarded the Champion Pen to Messrs J. Warnock & Sons, Dreva Farm with a pen of 10 SufX Hoggets with Beltex lambs which were realised at £176 to the judge.

Reserve Champion was a pen of Scotch Mule Hoggs with Beltex lambs from Allanton farms, selling to Messrs P.J & S Hammond, Auchenbart Farm for £179.

The sale was topped at £201 for Texel X Gimmers with Beltex lambs at foot from Messrs. T Laird & Son Sunnyside Farm.

Leading ewes and lambs

Tex with twins   £201, £186 Sunnyside/£179 Hillend/£164 Bordland

Suf with twins  £177 Sunnyside/£177 Hillend/ £166 Bordlands.

Scotch Mules with twins     £181 Sunnyside/£172 Skirling Mains/ £163 Bordlands

Chev with twins      £155 Findattie/£150 Skirling Mains

BF with twins         £102, £99 Burnhead

Suf with single         £165 Sunnyside

Chev with single       £110 Skirling Mains

BF with single           £81 Burnhead    

Hoggs with lambs

Suf with single   £184, £177 Sunnyside/ £176 Dreva/ £175, £169 Bordlands/ £172 Kailzie Mains

Tex with single         £182 Hillend /£180,£170 Kailzie Mains/£177,£171 Daviesdykes/£171 West Park

Scotch Mule with single    £179,£165 Allanton, £165 Sunnyside

Scotch Mule with Twins £181 Sunnyside

Dry Hoggs

Mule                 £130 Oldhill