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Kendal Thursday 20/10/11 store lambs

Posted Thursday, 20 October 2011, 10.49am

North West Auctions Kendal Mart are pleased to report an entry of 2183 store lambs selling to a ringside of over 25 buyers with many unable to fill orders.  All lambs were easily sold to the dearest trade this year considering the large amount of small hill bred lambs forward, all lambs averaged £56.94 (+ £4.03 from last sale).  Well grown lambs with frame sold to the days top price of £70 for a pen of 31 Suffolk x from RI Dixon, Low Newton Farm.  Short keep lambs were £60+.  Mules topped at £66 again from RI Dixon. Medium keep lambs regularly £55+ with £59.50 achieved for Cheviot x from JR Handley, School House.  Smallest long keep lambs regularly £49-54.  Horned lambs topped at £49 for Rough Fell and £47 for Herdwick.  

The next sale of store lambs is Thursday 3rd November. 
Please advise of entries to assist us in advising buyers.  

Store Lamb Prices
: £70 Low Newton Farm; £69.50 Kit Cragg; £67.50 Well Foot; £65.50 Sunny Brow; £65 Ackenthwaite, Raw Head; £64.50 Low Hundhowe, Lane End Farm; £64 The Borrans; £63.50 Bradley Farm.  Texel: £68 School House; £67.50 Low House; £66.50 Singleton Park; £65 Fold Farm, Sunny Bank; £64 Howe Farm; £63.50 Valley View; £62 Bannerigg Farm; £62 Well Foot, Quarry Top.  Mule: £66 Low Newton Farm; £65 Kit Cragg; £63.50 Burneside Hall; £60.50 Audlands Park; £60 Well Foot; £59 Rankthorn; £58.50 Gowan Bank; £58 High Skelgill; £57.50 Fell House; £57 Beckside Farm. Char: £68 Meadow House; £66 Ashlack Hall; £65 Ackenthwaite; £63 Fold Farm; £60 Baldmire Farm; £57 Gilpin Bridge; £55 Gateside Farm.  Chev: £64 Sunny Bank; £60 Quarry Top; £59.50 School House; £56.50 High Bridgestone; £56 Ashslack Hall; £55.50 Borwick Fold Farm; £55 Greenbank Farm.  Rough Fell: £49 Blackmoss Farm; £39.50 Howe Farm.  Swaledale: £41 Castle Syke; £40 Bannerigg Farm; £36.50 Howe Farm.  Herdwick: £47 Abbey Drive; £41 Long Greenhead.

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