Borderway Store and Breeding Sheep Sale

12th November 2018

At Borderway Mart on Monday 12th November Harrison & Hetherington held their weekly sale of store sheep.

STORE SHEEP: Store lambs at Borderway Mart saw a steadier trade due to the wet weekend with trade for larger lambs and good quality still very buoyant but saw less buyers about on the week.

Top price of the day was for a tremendous pen of 30 Beltex lambs from Messrs Wood, Well Head Farm, Workington attaining £91 per head.

Mule wethers once again sold very well despite seeing slightly less demand on the week but saw vendors still highly delighted. Topping the mules was Mr Brian Irving, Harper Hill, Roweltown achieving £64.50 with Messrs Athey, High Lovelady Shield, Alston selling a pen of 25 to a very respectable £64.

Leading prices per head: Beltex £91, £70, £69 Well Head, £70, £66, £60 The Beeches, £65 Pundershaw, £62 Greenside Keep Cottage, £60.50, £60 Dalefoot Suffolk £74.50, £69 Lanehead, £63 Beamwham, £61.50 Green Close, £61 Dykecroft, £59 Beck Farm Texel £72, £70 High Lovelady Shield, £72 Bulls Hill, £71, £70.50, £64 Lanehead, £65.50 Stubbsgill, £64 Bulls Hill, £63.50, £61 Middle Bank End, £63.50 Fell House, £63 Romanway, £62.50 Fell Hill, £62.50 Scarrowhill, £62.50 The Beeches, £62.50 Cragg Farm, £62 Dykecroft Greyfaced £64.50 Harper Hill, £64 High Lovelady Shield, £60, £55 Burns Farm, £57 Winter Crag, £56, £50 Green Close, £55 Longrigg Thorn, £54 Dykecroft, £53, £50 Penny Hill Park, £51.50 Meadow Flat, £51.50 Beamwham, £50 Pundershaw Blueface Leicester £56 Pundershaw Cheviot Mule £56 Harper Hill Kerry Hill £50 Fangs Brow Cheviot £49, £46 (x2) Townhead Farm, £48, £44 Dalefoot Woodland £43, £41 Dalefoot Herdwick £40, £32 Penny Hill Park.