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J36 Crooklands Tuesday 170913

Posted Wednesday, 18 September 2013, 3.04pm

North West Auctions Kendal had another large entry of over 2000 sheep forward at its weekly sale.

Prime lambs saw a slight rise from Monday with all sold averaging 163p/kg topping at 196p/kg for Texel x from AW Irvine with better ¾ bred and pure lambs 165p/kg – 180p/kg.  H Halhead & Son led the way with Suffolks at £92 with Texels from M Cook at £84.50. Hill sheep are now coming forward in greater numbers selling to 157p/kg (£69) for Rough Fell Mules from C P Bateman.

With a flush of autumn grass more buyers ringside competing for ewes to take advantage of the extra feed.

641 Cast Sheep reached £74 from RT & J Gorst with others £68 - £72. Mules generally £51-£62 with hill ewes £26-48. Plainer ewes a similar trade as previous weeks.

Please arrive in good time to allow sheep to be sorted.

PRIME LAMBS – Suff: £92, £82 Lawsons Farm; £84.50, £75.50 Hollin Hall; £83 Gillson Nook; £76, £73 Birds Park Farm, The Coach House; £73 Head House. Mule: £69, £67.50 Croft Foot Farm; £68 Low Hall; £67 Middle Sadghyll; £63 Moser Hill. Rough Fell: £60 Abbey Farm. Char: £75.50, £75 Myers Farm; £74 Gillson Nook; £72 High Foulshaw, Ninezergh. Texel: £87 Mint Close; £82 High Foulshaw; £80 Hollin Hall; £79 Southwaite Green Mill, Broats Farm. Beltex: £70 Low Hall.
CAST SHEEP – Suff: £54, £52 Crooklands Farm. Cont: £74 The Coach House; £72 Hollin Hall; £65 Ellerbeck Farm; £64 Underley Estate; £63 Spital Farm. Masham: £60 Lower Hawthwaite. Mule: £64 Low Hall; £60 Hollin Hall; £52 Milness Hall, Garnett House, Kirkby Hall. Rough Fell: £43 Crook Hall; £42 Cinderbarrow; £40 Cooper House; £39 Sedbergh Road; £37 Boundary Beck. Horned: £45 High Farm; £35 Low Haygarth. Swale: £28 Cooper House; £26 Middle Sadghyll. Chev: £66 High Farm; £50 Underley Estate. Texel: £66 Low Chapel Farm; £65 Kate Farm; £64 Low Newton Farm. Leic: £65 Low Newton Farm; £42 Town End. Lleyn: £51 Cragg Farm. Herd: £43, £36 Overmere.

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