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Kendal Tuesday 18/10/11

Posted Wednesday, 19 October 2011, 10.50am

TWELVE MEAT BUYERS IN THE RING EXCLUDING FARM BUYERS  

The largest entry of 2334 prime sheep at Kendal for some weeks.

In the prime lamb ring a top price per kilo of 206p was achieved for a pen Texel lambs weighing 33kgs from J Knipe, Todds Farm and these sold for £68 per head to a farmer buyer.  The top price per head of £100 went to S Mawson & Son, Moor House for a pen of Texel Tup lambs again selling to another farmer buyer.  Messrs Mawson also sold a pen of lambs at £90 per head this time to Mr A Ditta of Blackburn.  The overall average for the 1748 prime lambs was 164p/kg for all weights & grades.  

Cast sheep were in strong demand.  A total of 586 were forward and with the majority of these being hill breeds a pleasing average of £55.42 was achieved.  The top price was £114 for a pen of 3 Texel ewes from CB Hoggarth, Davy Bank and these were purchased Musa Halal Meats.  B & M Hadwin, High Loanthwaite sold a Suffolk ram for £104 to Mr A Ditta.      

PRICES
PRIME LAMBS
– Texel: £100 Moor House; £79 Green Head; £78.50 Borrans Farm; £77 Davy Bank; £76.50 Mutton Hall; £76 High Hallbeck, Town End Farm; Killington Drive, Red Scar.  Suffolk: £77 Croft Foot Farm; £75 New Hall, Oxenholme Road; £74 Crabtree Farm; £73.50 Hyning; £73 Barker Knott; £71 Hawkrigg End.  Cont: £69 Barker Knott; £61.50 Low Greenriggs.  Char: £78 Myers Farm; £71.50 Cinderbarrow Farm; £70.50 Ninezergh; £70 St Annes Farm.  Chev: £72 Green Head; £66 High Borrowbridge; £65.50 Croft Foot Farm.  Mule: £68 Ashstead, Middle Sadghyll, Middale Farm; £67 High Borrowbridge; £66.50 Rankthorn; £66 Low Newton Farm. Horned: £64 Shackla Bank.  Dorset: £64 Brow Head.  Lleyn: £69 Highwood End.  Leicester: £63.50 High Loanthwaite.  Herdwick: £54 Scar Sykes.  
CAST SHEEP - Texel: £114 Davy Bank, £105 Oldfield End; £97 Stubb Farm; £96 Mutton Hall; £92 Crabtree Farm.  Suffolk: £104 (ram) High Loanthwaite; £100 (ram) Hood Ridding Farm; £95 High Butterbent; £77 Hood Ridding Farm; £73 Hagg Farm.  Cont: £79 Low Newton Farm; £76 The Borrans; £67 Chapel Fields; £66 Todds Farm; £65 Highwood End. Mule: £79 Crewgarth; £78 Oldfield End, Myers Farm; £77 Low Newton Farm.  Chev: £80 Ashlack Hall; £40 Poole Bank Farm.  Swaledale: £60 Murthwaite; £58 Mid Town House; £48 Gowan Bank; £39 Moss Howe Farm.  Rough Fell: £66 Moor House; £48 High Low Wood; £47 Murthwaite; £37 Crabtree Farm.  Horned: £59 Ashlack Hall; £40 Moss End Farm.  Leicester: £87 Castle Syke.  Herdwick: £38 Moss End Farm; £37 High Low Wood; £36 Far Orrest; £31 Green How Cottage.            

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