Blue Texels certainly went out with a ‘Bang’ at the last sale of 2018. Well done to Stasa Moyse for achieving Overall Champion, Reserve Overall Champion and taking the Hat-Trick and gaining 1st Prize in all 3 sections in the Pre-Sale Show, Aged Ewe, Shearling Ewe and Ewe Lamb.
Leading the trade of the Day, was the 1st Prize Aged Ewe and Overall Champion from Stasa Moyse, Lot 762 KINGSCAIRD (IMPORT) 26102-17370 a Dutch Bred Ewe, Imported by Peter Kemp, Scanned in Lamb to Beili Blue Peter. This powerful 2015 born Ewe eventually got knocked down at 3200gns to the Judge Mr Rhys Cooke for his Nantyderri Flock.
Next top spot was for lot 785 another Stylish Powerful Shearling Ewe from Stasa Moyse, KINGSCAIRD BA BA, Dutch breeding on both sides, bred by Peter Kemp and scanned in lamb to Saltire Blue A Topper this sold for 2700gns to Messers Graham, Stirling.
1st Prize Ewe Lamb Lot 794 SALTIRE BLUE CHOCOLATE from Stasa Moyse sold for 600gns to Messrs Kitchen, Leyburn.
Other Leading Prices Include:
Lot 786 (Shearling Ewe) KINGSCAIRD BABY BUMPKIN from Stasa Moyse sold 1600gns to Messrs Sinclair, Midlothian.
Lot 787 (Shearling Ewe) SALTIRE BLUE BOOTILICIOUS from Stasa Moyse sold 1300gns Messrs Barker, Co Durham.
765 (Aged Ewe) KINGSCAIRD IMPORT 3190-0042 from Stasa Moyse sold 1100gns to Messrs Hartley, Lancashire.
Lot 792* (Shearling Ewe) MILLSIDE Sub – DJA/17/01913B FROM David and Jennifer Alexander sold 1100gns Messrs Mair, Dumfriesshire.
Lot 793 (Shearling Ewe) MILLSIDE DJA/17/01901B from David & Jennifer Alexander sold 1100gns Messrs Douglas, Selkirk.
Lot 784 (Sheatling Ewe) KINGSCAIRD BALLY BEE 1st Prize Shearling Ewe & Reserve Champion sold 1000gns Messrs Robinson, Benburb.
A fantastic sale from start to finish with a superb selection of quality stock forward, this met with enthusiastic bidding throughout the sale with the hammer falling to many new purchasers around the ring. A superb finish to 2018 and hopefully ensuring that 2019 will be met with the same increase, many thanks to the fantastic team at H & H. We wish you all a very Merry Christmas and the best of luck with your new purchases.
13 AGED EWE – £858.57
19 SHEARLING EWES – £895.26
8 EWE LAMBS – £485.62