Borderway Store and Breeding Sheep Sale

21st September 2020

BREEDING SHEEP:  All classes of sheep were very good to sell once again and very well bid for ensuring all vendors highly delighted.   Topping at £200 with Texel x Shearlings were Messrs Stevenson & Son, Lower Langshaw Farm, Carluke with the same good home selling 4 shear ewes to £185 and £180.  The annual consignment from Messrs Waugh, The Flatt also sold very well seeing a pen of 3 shear mules selling to £153 per head with the first 79 from the consignment ranging from 2 – 4 shear averaging £144.46 which was £41.40 up on the year.

Leading Breeding Sheep Prices: Shearlings: Texel £200 £180 Langshaw Farm, £195 £182 £168 Uppercleugh, £180 £164 £150 Kirtleton House, £158 Branteth £150 Pond House, Suffolk £172 £150 Kirtleton House, Grey Faced £140 Waterside Farm, £138 Kiln Croft.

Ewes:Texel £185 £180 £169 £165 (x2) £158 £155 £132 Lower Langshaw Farm, £145 £143 Uppercleugh, Charollais £162 Lower Langshaw Farm, £146 Uppercleugh, Beltex £158 (x2) Uppercleugh, Greyfaced £153 £147 £135 £132 The Flatt, £150 Flimby Hall, £142 £122 Sale Fell House, Suffolk £125 Penny Hill Park

STORE LAMBS: Following the breeding ewes sale saw a quality entry of store sheep with trade sharper on the week.  Top price of day was paid for a pen of 11 Beltex from Messrs Wood, Well Head, Dean selling at £123, followed by £118 £117 £114.   Buyers keenly bid for quality stock which reflected in the prices achieved.  Mules sold very well with many buyers in attendance topping at £81 from Messrs Corbishley, Lonsdale Terrace, Carlisle.

Leading Prices: Beltex £123, £118 £117 £114 £81 £80 Well Head Farm, £88 £77 £76.50 £73 Mid Farm, £86 Inglewood Bank, £86 £72 £70 Mill Street, £80 Main Street, £75.50 Burthwaite, Grey Faced £81 Lonsdale Terrace, £79 £74 Mill Street, £73.50 Spency Croft, £68 Burns Farm, £67.50 Green Close, £65 Fairhill Farm, £65 Green Close, £64.50 Pond Farm, £64.50 Demesne Farm, £64 Burns Farm, Texel £88 Middlemoor, £87 Crosshill Farmhouse, £83.50 Greenhollows, £82 £79 Rack Beck,  £81 Branch End Farm £81 £76.50 (x2) Inglewood Bank, £81 Parkhead Farm, £80 Kirkhouse Farm, £78, £77 Mains Street, £77.50 Millholme, £76 Crosshill Farmhouse, £76 Crops Hall, £76 Middlemoor, £75.50 Kirkhouse Farm, £75 Spency Croft, Swaledale £59 Branch End Farm, £58 Mill Street.

Please contact the Auctioneer David Fearon on 07500173273 for your marketing requirements.