Borderway Store and Breeding Sheep Sale

21st May 2018

At Borderway Mart on Monday 21st May, Harrison & Hetherington held their weekly sale of breeding sheep.

A smaller show of ewes & lambs forward but yet saw a sharper trade on the week. Top price of the day was for a pen of Texel x shearlings with Beltex lambs at foot from M/s Bainbridge, Laneside, Barnard Castle peaking the sale at £117, with others from the same consignment gaining £104 & £103 a life.

Older ewes also proved much dearer on the week seeing all vendors highly delighted. Brocken mouthed Mule ewes from M/s Little, Guards Farm, Ireby selling to £72 a head.

For any entries or queries please contact the Auctioneer David Fearon on 07764573436.

Leading prices:
Ewes with Lambs at Foot: Texel
£104, £87 Laneside, £75, £69, £63 Grange Farm, £71, £65 Crosshill, £68.50 Housenrigg, £64 Melbourne House Suffolk £92 Burgh Head, £86, £83, £74 Scarrowhill, £66, £65, £63 Highfield Farm Greyfaced £72, £60 The Guards, £57.50, £54 South Balfern, £55 Crosshill Clun £57 Halleaths Home Farm

Hoggs with Lambs at Foot: Texel £97, £78 Crummock Bank Farm, £75 The Garth Greyfaced £94, £90 Yew Tree Farm, £78, £67 (twins) , £66 (twins) Fell View Farm, £67 (twins) Briggle Farm Suffolk £89, £68 Burgh Head, £71 Crummock Bank

Shearlings with Lambs at Foot: Texel £117, £103, £82, £80 Laneside, £75 Housenrigg Beltex £95 Laneside Greyfaced £86, £73, £72 Glebelands