J36 Crooklands Livestock Auction: Second Sale of Breeding Ewes & Gimmer Shearlings - Saturday 21st September

North West Auctions J36 Rural Centre held its second sale of 1500 Mule, Masham and Continental ewes and shearlings. Breeding ewes saw powerful sheep good to sell with a select crowd forward showing caution to buying smaller sheep. Ewes sold to a top of £150 and £140 twice from P Redhead of Coniston. The flock dispersal from T Sharp of Burneside saw Charollais ewes selling to £130 and £115. Mule ewes sold to a £100 and £98 from FI & ME Little of Barrows Green, with other two crop ewes selling to £96 from AJ Geary of Milton Keynes.

There was a stronger trade than expected for shearlings, with a mixed entry forward in the terms of quality but good quality sheep were in good demand. Continental shearlings sold to a top of £152 and £142 from RG & L Potter of Tebay, followed by £145 from R & AC Harper of Grayrigg. Zwartable shearlings sold to a top of £140 from Eva Hoggarth of Lowgill. Strongest Mule shearlings regularly sold around the £130 mark topping at £135 and £130 from JS & KM Wilson of Kendal with other Mule shearlings, selling to £132 from BJ Bowness of Kendal and others to £131 and £130 from M Gillett of Penrith.

Talk to one of our friendly team: 015395 66200

Make NWA your first choice for selling.

© North West Auctions 2017 - 2023. All rights reserved.
North West Auctions is a limited company registered in England and Wales. Registered office: J36 Rural Auction Centre, Crooklands, Milnthorpe, Cumbria LA7 7FP. Registered number: 03950131
NWA Professional and NWA Property are trading names of M B Hodgson & Son Ltd registered in England and Wales no 3839884
Website by
  • Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors logo
  • Central Association Agricultural Valuers - CAAV logo
  • Ombudsman logo