Borderway Store and Breeding Sheep Sale

3rd September 2012

On Monday 3rd September, Borderway Mart held their annual show and sale of store lambs.  The show was ably judged by Mr James Wanp, Heaton Hall, Lancashire who awarded the top accolade to Messrs Oliver, Walton Woodhead, Brampton with a consignment of 25 Beltex cross lambs which later sold for £81.50.  The reserve ticket was awarded to Dutch Texel lambs from last year’s winner, Messrs Bell, High Fell, Brampton who topped the day’s prices at £84 per head for a pen of 20.  Many more could have been sold.   

 

Continental Bred Lambs

1st        Messrs Oliver, Walton Woodhead, Brampton

2nd       Messrs Bell, High Fell, Brampton

3rd        Messrs Robson, Middle Horsley Hope, Hexham

 

Hill Bred Lambs

1st        Messrs Johnson, Horsemoorhills, Uldale

2nd       Messrs WM & SI Crosthwaite, Green Close, Penruddock

3rd        Messrs TJ Robinson, Ottercops Farm, Kirkwelpington

 

Champion – Messrs Oliver, Walton Woodhead, Brampton

Reserve Champion –  Messrs Bell, High Fell, Brampton

 

 

Leading Prices per head:

 

Dutch Texel £84 High Fell, £73.50, £71 Middle Horsleyhope,  Beltex £81.50 Walton Woodhead, £68.50 Greystone House, Millennium Bleu £84 High Fell, Texel £78, £75.50, £74.50, £74 Howgillside, £73, £66.50 Cowranside, £73, £67, £66.50, £66 Ghyll House, £71 Goodlie Hill Farm, £70 Burthwaite Farm, £70 Parkside, £68.50, £66.50 The Barns, £67 Parkhead, £65 Espland, Greyfaced £74 Edendales, £53.50 Ottercops Farm, £52 Fairhills Farm, Suffolk £62 Stockholm Farm, Bleu Du Maine £59.50 Red House Farm, Masham £59 Pow Croft Cottages, Jacob £52 The Old Chapel, Dorset £50 Dalefoot, Kerry Hill £46 Howard Street, Swaledale £43 Pow Croft Cottages.