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NWA J36 Crooklands Tuesday 20 August 2013

Posted Wednesday, 21 August 2013, 11.22am

NWA Kendal saw 2,555 sheep sold at it’s popular weekly sale with buyers competing for all classes of sheep, with an SQQ average of 187p/kg

Prime Lambs

Well finished pure and ¾ bred lambs continue to sell to a premium, topping at 205p/kg from J A & K J Allen and £103 from J J & J Towers.

Lambs falling in the 39-42kg weight range were regularly 188p-195p/kg, with hill lambs to 184p/kg. Buyers were very cautious of underfinished lambs.

Cast Sheep

Over 500 cast sheep forward reaching £94 for continental ewes and Mules £66-£74, nearly half the sale, once again. Hill ewes selling to £70 from Crook Hall, plainer ewes £28-£40.

Please arrive in good time to allow for sheep to be sorted and booked in. Market gates open at 8 am

Top Prices:

Lambs: Hamp: £74 Larkrigg; £66, £63 Endmoor Farm. Suff: £98 Hagg Farm; £87.50 Must Hill, North Farm; £86 Low Brundrigg; £85 Must Hill; £84.50 Raw Head; £84 Hood Ridding Farm; £83 High House Farm; £82 Brow Head, Park House Farm; £81.50 Middale. Mash: £73.50 Mosergh Farm; £60 Steps Farm. Mule: £83 Lambrigg Head Farm; £82 Nook Farm; £79.50 Low Stennerley; £71 Low Chapel Farm; £69 Crook Hall Farm; £68 Sowermire; £67 Ashstead. Char: £103, £80.50 Low Stennerley; £85.50 North Farm; £84.50, £82 Myers Farm; £80.50 Oak Head Farm. Tex: £100 Low Hall; £95 Mid Town House; £93 Far Orrest; £90 Southwaite Green Mill, Harrison Farm, St Annes Farm; £87.50 Spital Farm; £87 North Farm, Mill Bank. Belt: £82 St Annes Farm; £77 Poppy Farm; £74 Nether Hall Farm. Leic: £64 Scar Sykes Farm.

Cast Sheep: Suff: £88 Gowan Bank Farm; £72 Low Woodedge; £70 Garnett Folds. Cont: £91, £85 Spital Farm; £85, £70 Nether Hall Farm; £78 Bank House Farm; £75 Endmoor Farm; £70 Mill Bridge Cottage. Mule: £71 Gill Garth, Fellside Farm; £67 Garnett Folds; £66 The Borrans, New Hall. Horned: £70 Crook Hall Farm; £68 Cooper House; £56 Bank House Farm, Fellside Farm, Brown Edge. Leic: £75 Kit Crag.

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