J36 Crooklands Livestock Auction: J36 Fortnightly Sale of Store Lambs, Thursday 21st September 2023.

J36 boasted 5241 store lambs which were put before a full ring side of new and returning buyers, achieving an impressive averaged of £84. The sale peaked at £110 for Texel lambs from W Garnett & Son, Milnthorpe with Beltex lambs to £109 from AC&K Pye, Abbeystead. A further 25 pens sold over £100. Strong first cross Texels were keenly bid for, with these types regularly selling at £90 to £95. Many runs of medium bred Continental lambs sold at £80 to £82. Mule lambs saw the biggest lift on the fortnight with the best selling to £101 from JR Robinson & Son, Nook and a ring full selling to £100 from RI Dixon, Low Newton. 805 Mule wethers averaged an impressing £82. More hill lambs are coming forward now, with Cheviots selling to £96 from S Proctor, Selside and Scotch Black Face £93 from G&ID Postlethwaite, Howgill. A pen of impressive Rough Fells selling to £93 from J Graham, Windermere.
The next sale of store lambs on Thursday 5th October includes the second sale of gimmer lambs, please advise the office with entries by Wednesday 27th October.

Top Prices


Texel: £110 Ackenthwaite Farm, £108 Town End, £105 Garnett Folds, £104 Bandrake Farm, £101 Crabtree Farm, £101 School House. Continental: £109 Dunkenshaw Farm, £102 Ackenthwaite Farm, £102 Dragon Croft, £96.50 The Borrans, £95, £94 Hollins Farm. Mule: £107 Riddings, £101 Hollins Farm, £100 Low Newton Farm, £97 Howes Lodge, £93.50 Middle Sadghyll, £91.50 Borrow Bridge House. Suffolk: £106.50 Ackenthwaite Farm, £99 Rosewood Farm, £94 Sunny Brow, £90 Lower Hawthwaite, £89.50 Greenbank Farm, £89 Low Groves Farm. Beltex: £103 Fairbank Farm, £100 High Biggarsbank, £97 High Borrans Farm, £87 Yealand Manor, £80 High Borrans. Cheviot: £96 High Biggarsbank, £92 Low Garths Farm, £89 Borrow Bridge House, £87 Scar Sykes Farm, £85.50 Nun House, £84 The Park. Zwartble: £95 Castle Syke Farm. Rough Fell: £93 Wasdyke Farm, £90.50 Blackmoss Farm, £80, £77 Wasdyke Farm, £76 Blackmoss Farm. Scotch: £93, £83, £72.50 Riddings. Charollais: £86 Marsh Grange Farm, £85 Streatlam Grange, £72, £67 Cow Bank. Leicester: £84 Borrow Bridge House. Kerry Hill: £77 Gate Beck Cottage. Masham: £74, £70 Steps Farm, £68 Middle Lee Farm. Herdwick: £62 Cow Bank.

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