Borderway Store and Breeding Sheep Sale

10th December 2018

At Borderway Mart on Monday 10th December Harrison & Hetherington held their weekly sale of store sheep.

A larger show of store sheep forward saw bigger animals very well bid for and regularly reaching £70 or more.

Topping the trade was a tremendous pen of 12 28kg Beltex lambs from Mr Hewson Wood, Well Head Farm, Dean selling at £90. Strong, well grown sheep were very well bid for throughout the whole sale.

Mule lambs also proved much dearer on the week and a pen of 11 Mule weathers from Messrs Richardson, Sheepriggs, Alston sold to £69 with a lot of pens making over the £58 mark.

Demand proves to be strengthening every week and sees all sheep being well bid for and vendors leaving highly delighted.

For any more details please contact the Auctioneer David Fearon 07500173273.

Leading prices per head: Beltex £90, £70.50, £64 Well Head Farm, £77 The Barns, £75, £67 Town Head Farm, £71.50 Long Park, £59 Burn House Suffolk £81, £60 Town Head Farm, £73.50, £64 Lanehead Farm, £65.50 Park Head Farm, £65 Beamwham, £59.50 Green Close Texel £80, £66.50 Hawksteel Farm, £80, £79, £70 Ewan Close, £76.50, £71.50, £69.50, £67.50 Long Park, £76.50, £67.50 Lanehead Farm, £76(x2), £75 Burn House, £75 Croft House, £72.50, £70 Beamwham, £69, £68 Barton Dale, £67.50 Sheepriggs Charollais £70 Long Park Greyfaced £69 Sheepriggs, £66 Hawksteel Farm, £64 Lanehead Farm, £60 Barton Dale, £60 Green Close, £59 Haydon Bridge Swaledale £38 Beamwham, £28 Underbank Herdwick £32 Knowe Head Farm