Lancaster Livestock Auction: Primestock - Monday 23rd September

Prime Lambs

North West Auctions Lancaster had its weekly sale of Prime Lambs selling to a very similar trade to the previous week with an overall market average 158p/kg. Well-meated heavy lambs were in the strongest demand today. Topping the market at £90 or 196p/kg was Texel Lambs from B & SE Carter, Ellel. A consignment of Texel lambs from JK & BE Townley, Brookhouse sold to £81 and £80, twice. WM Pye, Ashton-with-Stodday sold Texel lambs to £81 with the consignment of Texel lambs from RS & IM Kellet, Cockerham sell to £79.50 and £79, with PD Anderton twice selling lambs to £78. Mule lambs sold to a top of £76 from WM Pye. Horned lambs sold to £57 from JJ & D Huddleston, Caton with Swaledales selling to £56 from JR & J Gorst, Quernmore.

Cast Sheep

Cast Ewes saw Texels twice topped at £76 from JK & BE Townley, Brookhouse. Texel tups sold to £70 from M Berry, Stalmine. Hill bred ewes saw Cheviots sell to £48 from SE & J Gorst, Littledale with Swaledales selling to £46 from KJ & KM Curwen, Abbeystead.

Top Prices

Prime Lambs

TEXEL: £90 Cragg End, £81 Tarnwater Farm, Mearsbeck House, £80 Mearsbeck House, £73.50 Mill House Farm. MULE: £76 Tarnwater Farm, £58.50 Wyresdale Park, £57 Appletree Farm. CONTINENTAL: £75 Tarnwater Farm. CHAROLLAIS: £67 Wyre Farm. HORNED: £57 Hall Drive. SWALEDALE: £56 Appletree Farm.

Cast Ewes

TEXEL: £76 Mearsbeck House, £70 Highgate Farm, £60 Mearsbeck House. CONTINENTAL: £61 Hall Drive. MULES: £53, £40 Wyre Farm, £40 High House Farm. CHEVIOT: £48, £40, £35, £21 Cragg Farm. SWALEDALE: £46, £20, £19 Marshaw Farm. SCOTTISH BLACK FACE: £35 Tarnwater Farm. HERDWICK: £20 Lee End Farm.

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