J36 Crooklands Livestock Auction: J36 Fortnightly Sale of Store Lambs, Thursday 11th August 2022.

The fortnightly sale of store lambs at J36 saw another buoyant trade with buyers in the market looking to purchase all types of lambs. Pens of well-bred lambs continue to sell to a premium with todays sale peaked at £113 from W Stamper, Chipping with others at £108 from Holgate Caravan Park, Silverdale and Beltexs to £104 from R Allen, Staveley. Other stronger Continental lambs generally sold at £88 to £86 with medium term lambs £72 to £84 and longer keep lambs £62 to £70. Mule lambs sold to a keen interest peaking at £101.50 for a pen full from RI Dixon, Low Newton with a ring full achieving £97.50 from RM&D Dixon, Longsleddale. Cheviot Mules sold to £92 from B Wilson & Sons, Selside. A large entry of hill bred lambs saw Rough Fells sell to £93 from DR Law, Kirkby Stephen, Cheviots to £79 from MB Meredith, Coniston, Herdwicks to £74 from S Procter, Selside and Swaledales to £60 from GA Holden, Ambleside. Buyers in attendance today from throughout the Northern Counties, Midland and Wales all keen to take advantage of the availability of wintering grass. The next sale of store lambs is on Thursday 1st December with entries for the catalogue required by 12noon on Wednesday 23rd November.

Top Prices

Store Lambs:

Texel: £113 Coldcotes Farm, £108, £103 Middlebarrow Plain, £102 Sunny Bank, £100 Longwell, £99 Sunnybrow. Beltex: £104 St Annes Farm, £99 High Wray Farm, £97.50 St Annes Farm, £71 Woodside Farm. Mule: £101.50 Low Newton Farm, £97.50 Well Foot, £89.50 Audlands Park, £88.50 Oak Tree Farm, £87.50 Lunesdale House, £86 Cragg House Farm. Continental: £96 Moor House, £92.50 Bleaswood Road, £92 Lane End, £88.50 Greenbank Farm, £87 Moor House, £85.50 Patton Mill Farm. Zwartble: £95 Whitbarrow Cottage, £95 Burnhead Farm, £80 Whitbarrow Cottage. Suffolk: £93 Kirkby Hall, £91 Somme Avenue, £89 Westmorland Chapel Farm, £89 Bradlow Farm, £88.50 Quarry Top, £87 Hopestead. Cheviot: £92 Ashstead, £91 Lane End, £79 High Arnside Farm, £77 Noran Bank Farm, £76 High Borrowbridge, £75 Melbourne House. Dorest: £83 Burnhead Farm. Rough: £83, £67 Crooksbeck. Charollais: £79.50 Black Syke. Masham: £76 Crooksbeck, £72 Hawes Farm. Herdwick: £74 High Biggarsbank, £71 Barker Knott, £71 Scar Sykes Farm. Horned: £68 Long Green Head. Jacob: £63 Hawes Farm, £52 Wall End Farm. Swaledale: £62.50 Woodside Farm, £60 Rossett, £57.50 The Borrans. Dalesbred: £57.50 Fell End Farm.

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