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NWTBC Show & Sale at J36 Monday 7th September

Posted Monday, 07 September 2015, 12.48pm

Texels Sell to 1600gns at NWA J36

The 3rd annual Show & Sale of pedigree Texel Sheep on behalf of the North West Texel Breeders Club was held on Monday 7th September at NWA J36 Rural Auction Centre.

Judging was conducted by Mrs Jill Perrings, Settle, who had a superb entry of sheep before her in all three classes. The Championship rosette was awarded to the first prize Gimmer Shearling from Mr R Bradley, Barnoldswick, sired by Anglezarke Uno, which sold for a final call of 1200gns to Mr RG Blackburn, Great Strickland.

The sale topping price of 1600gns was achieved for the first prize Ram Lamb from J Robinson, Kaker Mill, sired by Sportsman Tremendous II and purchased by R Stevenson, Carlisle.

Shearling Rams peaked twice at 680gns from Procters Farm Ltd.

Price Summary
                      To          From                 Av
Ram Lambs       1600gns   J Robinson          £410
Shearling Rams   680gns    Procters Farm Ltd £560
Gimmer Shearlings 1200gns R Bradley           £452

Show Results

Judge: Jill Perrings

Class 1 Gimmer

1st Lot 21 R Bradley, Far Hey Farm
2nd Lot 18 P K Woof, Storth End Farm
3rd Lot 20 R Bradley, Far Hey Farm
4th Lot 15 P K Woof, Storth End Farm
5th Lot 24 J Robinson, Dunkirk Avenue

Class 2 Shearling Ram

1st Lot 46 Proctors Farm Ltd, Proctors Farm
2nd Lot 51 Proctors Farm Ltd, Proctors Farm
3rd Lot 59 A Nairy, Bank Hey Farm
4th Lot 44 W & S Peill, The Maltings
5th Lot 42 B W Vernon, Marston Brook Farm

Class 3 Ram Lamb

1st Lot 100A J Robinson, Dunkirk Avenue
2nd Lot 101 R S & J Bradley & Son, Far Hey Farm
3rd Lot 69 R E J Pierce, Oldfields Farm
4th Lot 102 R S & J Bradley, Far Hey Farm
5th Lot 87A J D Houghton, Isherwood Farm


Lot 21 R Bradley, Far Hey Farm

Reserve Champion

Lot 18 P K Woof, Storth End Farm

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