At Borderway Mart, Carlisle on Monday 12th October Harrison & Hetherington held their sale of breeding rams.
BREEDING RAMS: A good show of 80 rams were presented to a good ringside of buyers looking to add to their breeding flocks with better rams easily sold. Topping the sale was a Texel lamb from Messrs Watson, Sanderson House, Whitehaven selling for £600. Shearlings topped at £520 for a Texel from G J Toppin, Basco Dyke, Carlisle. Suffolks topped at £580 for a strong lamb from RW & A Steel, Lesson Hall.
For further information on breeding sheep sales a Borderway please contact David Fearon 07500173273.
Leading prices per head:
Ram Lambs: Texel £600 £260 £250 £200 Sanderson House, £320 Burgh Head Farm, £300 Lesson Hall, £240 £220 £210 £200 Basco Dyke, Suffolk £580 Lesson Hall, £500 Burgh Head Farm, Blue Texel £300 Hayward, Beltex £300 £260 Burgh Head Farm.
Shearling Rams: Texel £520 £450 £420 £300 (x3) Basco Dyke, £450 Sanderson House, Charollais £230 Southernby Hall.