J36 Crooklands Livestock Auction: Boys Are Back in Town, Tuesday 26th September 2023

The second evening sale of breeding rams saw a top price of £950 achieved for a Texel shearling from A&HC Smith, Hawick with others Texel shearlings selling at £850 twice from SW Huck, Kirkby Stephen. Suffolks sold to £750 from TH Garnett & Son, Stank. Charollais x Beltex at £750 from JA&R Geldard & Sons, Levens. Strong well bred shearling rams of all breed were regularly £500 to £650. Two shear Suffolk x rams sold to £500 from J Smith, Brookhouse and Texel four shears selling to £450 from TMW&H Hodgson, Nibthwaite. A Blue Faced Leicester shearling from Messrs Hewson, Carlisle sold to £500. Ram lambs sold to £450 for a Suffolk from Messrs Hewson, Carlisle who sold Texels at £400.
The final sale of breeding rams is on Saturday 21st October being the Lakeland fair, entries for this sale close on Wednesday 3rd October.

Top Prices


Suffolk: £450, £350 Burgh Head Farm, £300, £280 Reeds Gardens. Texel: £400, £350 Burgh Head Farm, £300, £250 Dale View, £120 Lackslot.


Texel: £950 Crumhaughill Farm, £850 Dale View, £720, £700, £650 Crumhaughill Farm. Suffolk: £750, £650, £600 New Close, £550 Reeds Gardens, £500 Patton Hall. Charollais: £750, £500, £480 Low Foulshaw Farm. Beltex: £580, £500 Corney Hall Farm, £480 Low Flan Farm, £450 Corney Hall Farm, £450 Low Flan Farm. Leicester: £500 Burgh Head Farm. Blue Texel: £300 Intake Farm.


Suffolk: £500, £420 Moorcock Hall Farm, £280, £250 Gowan Bank Farm, £220 Hare Tarn Farm, £220 Gowan Bank Farm. Texel: £450 Arklid Farm. Blue Texel: £280 Winsbury House, £120 Totterbank. Charollais: £220 Gowan Bank Farm.

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