Carlisle Annual Latter Fair Ram Sale

19th September 2019

On Thursday 19th September, Borderway Mart held their Annual Latter Fair sale of breeding rams.

SUFFOLK RAMS – A mixed show of Suffolk rams were forward, with buyers looking for quality, ensuring all good rams were in great demand. Messrs Fitzsimon, Sunnyhill run of rams topped at £800. Messrs Irving & Son, East Cliff Farm sold the top priced lamb for £500.

Leading Prices per head
Shearling Rams: £800, £650 Sunnyhill, £650, £620, £600 Land, £620, £600 (x2), £550 (x2) East Cliff Farm.

Ram lambs: £500, £400 (x2) East Cliff Farm, £400 (x2) Studholme.

CONTINENTAL RAMS – The Continental trade topped at £700 twice, both for Texel shearlings from Messrs Harrsion, Hazelhead, out of his cracking pen of rams. Better quality rams continue to sell to a high demand, however the poorer end prove harder to cash.

Leading Prices per head:
Shearling Rams: Texel £700 (x2) Hazel Head, £600, £420, £400 (x2) The Beeches, £580, £450, £420, £400 (x2) Duke Street, £500, £400 (x2) Howgillside, £420 (x2), £400 Aldermanseat, Dutch Texel £600, £550, £500 (x2), £480, £450 Ashfield, £420 (x2), £400 Aldermanseat Farm, Beltex £520, £380 Flimby Hall, £380, £300 Waterside Farm, £350 Burgh Head Farm, £340, £300 Mesona, £340, £320 Hobbiesburn, Millennium Bleu £480, £450 Irtonfield Cottage, Blue Texel £350 Wayside Cottage.

Ram Lamb: Texel £450, £420 Hazel Head.

 

Forthcoming commercial Ram Sale:
Second Main Ram Sale – Friday 4th October.

Contact
David Holliday 07710189804
Grant Anderson 07872129274
David Fearon 07500173273