Wed 27 December [WEEKLY SALE OF PRIME SHEEP]

WEEKLY SALE OF PRIME SHEEP

Sale Date: Wed 27 December

New Season Lambs (2327) averaged 190.6p per kg and sold to 230.5p per kg for a 41kg Beltex from R & M Struthers, Collielaw Farm, and to £105 gross for a 55kg Beltex from A Taylor, Heatheryhall Farm.

 

54 Light Lambs (25-32kgs) av 173.8p per kg – Top 182.8p per kg for Texels from AA Stoddart, Auchencorth Farm.

TEX - £58.50 Auchencorth. BF - £56.50 Birthwood.

 

294 Medium Lambs (32.1-39kgs) av 184.8p per kg – Top 207.7p per kg for Beltexs from BW & J Orr, Dykehead Farm.

TEX - £80 Hillend; £79 Carlinside; £79 West Lethans. BEL - £81 Dykehead; £80 West Lethans; £74.50 Mid Shawtonhill. S.MULE - £65.50 Scorgton. BF - £66.50 Cloverhill.

 

1369 Standard Lambs (39.1-45kgs) av 193.5p per kg – Top 230.5p per kg for Beltexs from R & M Struthers, Collielaw Farm.

TEX - £96 Collielaw; £96 & £95 Wellhead; £95.50 Hill. BEL - £98.50 & £96.50 Mid Shawtonhill; £97.50 Collielaw. SUFF - £92 Wellhead; £87 Dykehead; £85.50 Sornfallow. CHEV - £88.50 & £87 Greentowers; £87 Bengall; £87 Laigh Alticane. S.MULE - £75 Toxside. BF - £75 East Burnhead; £75 Toxside. GF - £84.50 Laigh Alticane.

 

576 Heavy Lambs (45.1-52kgs) av 185.4p per kg – Top 210.9p per kg for Texels from T & J Clark & Sons, Wellhead.

TEX - £99.50, £99 & £98.50 Wellhead; £98 Smiddyhill; £95.50 Coulter House. BEL - £102 Heatheryhall; £98.50 Ingraston; £94.50 Mid Shawtonhill. SUFF - £94.50 Wellhead; £92.50 Oldhill; £92.50 Smiddyhill. CHEV - £91.50 Laigh Alticane; £90.50 Bengall. S.MULE - £82.50 Newton of Crathie. BF - £80 Toxside. GF - £84.50 Laigh Alticane.

 

34 Super Lambs (52.1+kgs) av 166.8p per kg – Top 191.5p per kg for Texels from T & J Clark & Sons, Wellhead.

TEX - £101.50 Wellhead; £97.50 Bengall. BEL - £105 Heatheryhall. SUFF - £92.50 Wellhead.

 

346 Cast Ewes & Rams av £60.70, and sold to a top of £113.50. 82 Blackface Ewes sold to a top of £64.50. 145 Export Ewes sold to a top of £47.88. 186 Heavy Ewes sold to a top of £71.58.

 

Cast Ewes

TEX - £113.50 Whinnybrae; £109.50 Carlinside; £99.50 Bengall; £94.50 Westmains. SUFF - £91.50 Newton of Crathie; £77.50 Newton of Crathie. S.MULE - £80 Westmains; £76.50 Westmains. BF - £64.50 Wester Crosswoodhill; £58.50 Birthwood. CHEV - £69.50 Tippethill; £50.50 Overburns.