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J36 Crooklands Livestock Auction: J36 Weekly Sale of Sheep with Lambs at Foot, Spring Lambs, Prime Hoggs and Cast Sheep, Tuesday 4th June 2024.

CULL SHEEP

Those who presented sheep were truly rewarded with an overall market average of £141.45.
Best heavy and pure ewes regularly £200+. Topping at £280 for Texel from R Wilson and then £270 from A Fare. Heavy first cross ewes regularly £170-£195, mediums £150-£165, with the best of the smaller end £120-£140. Best heavy mules sold to £186 with others regularly £155-£170 with mediums £130-£145.
Pure hill ewes sold to £186 for Cheviots, £158 for Gritstones, Swaledale to £130, Herdwicks to £108. Medium hill ewes generally £80-£100 with leaner and smaller sorts £50-£70.
Cull Rams sold to £270 with other stronger end £200-£250, hill bred rams £120-£150.

SPRING LAMBS

470 spring lambs were forward, with all weights selling to a strong trade and an overall averaged of 396p/kg or £172 a head, with lambs ranging from 30kg to 62kg.
- Texel sold to £207 from EJ&P Burrow, Storth.
- Charollais sold to £207 from EJ&P Burrow, Storth.
- Suffolks sold to £200 from E Needham, Stainton.
- Beltex sold to £198 from W Garnett & Son, Milnthorpe.
- Dorsets sold to £193 from M Waller, Killington.
- Hampshire sold to £190 from IL Dixon, Carnforth.

PRIME HOGGS

500 hoggs were forward, once again well meated and fed hoggs met plenty of demand, with leaner types a lot less on the week. Beltexs sold to £228 from A Fare, Preston with Texels to £226 from the same home. Suffolks sold to £200 from AJ Cardwell, Pilling. Mules sold to £194 from WJ Livesley, Inskip. SFB sold to £186 from Cardwell Farms, Stalmine, with Cheviots to £180 from GM&A Jackson, Little Eccleston.
All meted hoggs will be in keen demand for next week’s sale.

SHEEP WITH LAMBS AT FOOT

The dearest trade seen all season, with some outfits £30 to £50 up on the week. A ring full of aged Texdal ewes with Beltex cross lambs from CR Alderson & Son, Kirkby Stephen sold to £370. Beltex cross ewes suckling twin lambs from JM&NJ Stickland, Whinfell sold to £350, who sold Mule ewes with Texel twins to £305. Broken mouthed Herdwicks with single lambs sold to £138 from Kirkby & Longworth, Broughton in Furness.

Top Prices

HOGG & LAMB:

Texel: £195 Hill Farm.

SHEARLING & LAMB:

Mule: £305 The Borrans.

EWE & LAMB:

Texel: £370 Aisgill Farm, £350, £290 The Borrans, £260 Aisgill Farm. Continental: £315 The Borrans, £250, £230 High Greenside. Mule: £295 Aisgill Farm, £285 High Greenside, £265, £240 The Borrans. Teeswater: £180 Chapel Island View. Herdwick: £148, £138 Sella Farm.

SPRING LAMBS:

Texel: £207 (x2), £203 Hazelslack Tower Farm, £198, £194 Ackenthwaite Farm, £193 Beckside Barn. Suffolk: £200 Birkrigg Park Cottage, £193, £189 Ackenthwaite Farm, £186 Stubbins Farm, £186 Hazelslack Tower Farm, £181 Ackenthwaite Farm. Continental: £191, £175 Hazelslack Tower Farm. Hampshire: £190 Cantfield Hall. Dorset: £177 Beckside Barn. Charollais: £185, £158, £149 Redbank Farm. Beltex: £177 Stubbins Farm, £160 Angerton Hall Farm, £157 Stubb Farm. Rough Fell: £100 Archer Hill.

PRIME HOGGS:

Texel: £228, £226, £210, £198 (x2) Norcross, £196 Steel Croft. Suffolk: £200 Rose Haven, £192, £184 Walker House Farm, £174, £152 Braeslacks. Scotch Blackface: £186 Cardwell Farm, £153 (x2) Little Eccleston Hall Cottage, £136, £124 Cardwell Farms, £120 Little Eccleston Hall Cottage. Continental: £180, £170 Norcross, £164, £148, £132 Little Eccleston Hall Cottage, £126, £112 New Hall, £104 Little Eccleston Hall Cottage, £102 New Hall. Beltex: £178 Norcross. Mule: £172 Walker House Farm, £167 Helm Croft, £142 Walker House Farm, £138 Helm Croft, £98 New Hall, £90 Crabtree Farm. Cheviot: £171 Walker House Farm, £168 Dawson Fold, £156 Rose Haven, £156, £148 (x2) Little Eccleston Hall Cottage. Herdwick: £158 Paddock Cottage, £137, £120, £114 Meadowbank Farm. Masham: £150 Walker House Farm. Swaledale: £149 Little Eccleston Hall Cottage, £108 Lands Farm, £108 Nibthwaite Grange Farm, £95 Little Eccleston Hall Cottage, £90 Higher Salter, £89 Troughton Hall. Horned: £135, £132 Little Eccleston Hall Cottage. Gritstone: £129 New Hall. Jacob: £105 New Hall.

CAST EWES:

Texel: £280 Lowfield Cottage, £270 Norcross, £218 Thrimby Hall (x2), £218 Lowfield Cottage, £215 Crabtree Farm. Beltex: £206 Norcross, £170 Lane Ends Farm, £166 Norcross, £150 Thrimby Hall. Charollais: £196 Oak Aveune, £190, £182, £162 Lane Ends Farm, £165 High Hallbeck, £130 Hazelslack Tower Farm, £110 Lane Ends Farm. Dorset: £192, £174, £168 Beckside Barn, £134 Near Scholes Farm. Continental: £190 Lowfield Cottage, £182 Lane Ends Farm, £172 Bensons Farm, £166 Hazelslack Tower Farm, £164, £162 Howriggs. Cheviot: £186 Oak Aveune, £176 Thrimby Hall, £172 Steel Croft, £160 Thrimby Hall, £156 Oak Aveune, £146 Hazelslack Tower Farm. Hampshire: £186, £160 Cantsfield Hall. Mule: £186 Steel Croft, £164 Ackenthwaite Farm, £164 Oak Fold, £160 Long Green Head, £160 (x2) Bensons Farm. Leicester: £180 Murthwaite, £168 White House. Suffolk: £180, £172 Oak Aveune, £170 Deansbiggin, £168 (x2) Near Scholes Farm, £160 Hazelslack Tower Farm. Gritstone: £158 Inverbervie. Zwartble: £150 Lowfield Cottage, £140 Broadhead. Cheviot Mule: £150 Walker House Farm, £148 Howriggs. Masham: £144 Near Scholes Farm. Swaledale: £130 White House, £116 Holme House Farm, £106 Troughton Hall, £100 Bridge End Farm, £100 White House. Lleyn: £115 Rocklands Farm. Rough Fell: £108 High Green Farm, £100 Archer Hill. Herdwick: £108, £84 Meadowbank Farm. Horned: £98 Higher Salter, £96 Long Green Head. Dalesbred: £98 Guest Ford. Goat: £84 Broadhead.

CAST RAM:

Charollais: £270 Inverbervie, £248 Walker House Farm. Texel: £198 Howriggs, £162 Larkrigg. Gritstone: £154 Inverbervie. Dalesbred: £120 Holme House Farm. Dutch Spotted: £112 Rocklands. Swaledale: £110 Troughton Hall, £90 Holme House Farm.

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