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J36 Thursday 14th January 2016

Posted Thursday, 14 January 2016, 4.44pm

Calves

A reduced entry of calves, of only youngest sorts, sold to £200 for AA x Bulls from JW&D Robinson & Sons. Dairy Bulls sold to £95, for a Shorthorn from JR Handley. B&W sold to £150 for weaned calves from C Wilson.

Rearing calves to £90 with youngest sorts £35 - £50.

Store Hoggs

Store Hoggs saw a rise in prices achieved, with many vendors leaving highly suited with their prices. A top price of £76, with other strongest sorts £70, medium keep lambs £60 - £66, with smaller sorts towards £50. Hill lambs forward sold to £50 for Rough Fells with Swaledales and Herdwicks in the late £30’s to early £40’s.

A ringside of 10 competing buyers for all classes of hoggs saw a complete clearance with another strong entry required for the next sale on Thursday 28th January.

Breeding Sheep

The opening sale of breeding sheep saw a top price of £110 achieved for correct mule ewes carrying twins. Older ewes sold to £92, with others £89 for b/m continental ewes carrying twins. Plenty of on-lookers for both selling and buying.

Please contact the office with entries for any of the forthcoming sales.

TOP PRICES

BREEDING SHEEP: MULE: £110, £92, £88 Pennie View. MASH: £95, £80 Old Syke House. CHAR: £89 Moorland Cottage. TEX: £80 Old Syke House, Moorland Cottage.

STORE LAMBS – TEX: £76, £75.50 The Coach House; £72 Head House; £71.50 Hardrigg Farm, Long Green Head. SUFF: £73.50, £70.50 High House Farm; £72 Ninezergh; £68 Garnett Folds. CHAR: £69 West Plain Farm; £65 Woodedge Farm; £63.50 Hoses Farm; £63 Gilpin Farm. MULE: £63 Skelwith Fold; £62 Gilpin Farm; £59 Long Green Head; £56 Low Dubs Farm. KERHILL: £56.50 Oxen Park Farm. RGHFELL: £50 North Lodge; £46.50 High Carlingill. HERD: £48.50, £34 Long Green Head. SWALE: £36 Long Green Head; £33.

BULL CALVES – ANG: £200 Hollins Farm. SHO: £95 School House. FR: £90, £80 Syke House Farm; £80 Natland Park Farm.
BULL STIRKS – FR: £150, £100 Nether Hall Farm.

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