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Kendal Tuesday 19/06/12

Posted Wednesday, 20 June 2012, 4.24pm


North West Auctions Kendal Mart enjoyed another brisk trade for prime lambs this week. A rising entry of more than 1300 sheep saw standard weight lambs average 198p/kg. A top price of 219p/kg went to AE Atkinson & Son, Stubb Farm whose Texel lambs were purchased by Michael Lomax weighing 35kgs and selling for £76.50. Light weights were in demand all day with 28kg lambs from E & J Postlethwaite, Middleshaw Hall selling for £61 (218p/kg) to Burj Arab Meats, Lancaster.

Top price of £91 went to RM & JL Whitton, Aynsome Manor and these Charollais lambs were purchased by Fairfield Meats, Wrexham.

Another good entry of cast ewes were as always a very good trade averaging £74.19 with top price ewe at £109 for Suffolks from W Garnett & Son, Ackenthwaite.

Top Prices
PRIME LAMBS - Suffolk: £88 Birds Park, Orchard House, Raw End; £85 Crooklands Farm, Cracalt Farm; £84 Hawkrigg End; £83.50 Crabtree Farm; £83 High Biggarsbank. Cont: £79.50 Aynsome Manor. Mule: £74 Archer Hill. Char: £91 Aynsome Manor. Texel: £90 Black Bull Cottage; £89 Cracalt Farm; £87 Cockrigg Farm; £85 Red Lodge; £84.50 Crooklands Farm; £84 Carlingwha, Borrans Farm, Topthorn Farm. Dorset: £79 Red Lodge.
CAST EWES - Suffolk: £109 Ackenthwaite Farm; £101 Redhills; £100 Black Bull Farm; £93 High Foulshaw; £88 Mealrigg. Cont: £102 Cragg Farm; £99 Middleshaw Hall; £95 Aynsome Manor; £90 Lyndarick; £88 Hallbeck. Masham: £74 Mealrigg. Mule: £98 Clawthorpe Lodge; £82 Garnett Folds. Swaledale: £62 Moss House Farm; £44 Archer Hill; £43 Brackensghyll. Rough Fell: £79 Lockbank, Mealrigg; £67 Archer Hill. Chev: £81 Green Head; £74 Capplethwaite Hall. Texel: £100 Moss House Farm; £98 Broad Oak; £90 Black Bull Farm; £89 Orchard House, Hollin Wood; £87 High Foulshaw. Dalesbred: £72 Middale Farm.
CAST RAMS – Suffolk: £112 Hallbeck. Cont: £113 Broad Oak. Rough Fell: £98 High Borrowbridge. Texel: £106 Beech House.

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