Broughton Breeding Sheep Sale

12th May 2020

At Broughton Mart on Tuesday 12th May Harrison & Hetherington held their first sale of ewes and lambs within Broughton Mart.

A great show of 750 head being predominately Herdwick ewes met a flying trade for all classes. Continental x ewes sold to £73 a life for Texel x ewes with singles from Messrs Whitaker, Scalderskew, Gosforth. Herdwick ewes sold to £49 a life for correct below ewes with continental x lambs from Messrs Wilson, Parsonage Farm, Millom.

The next sale of breeding sheep will take place on Tuesday 26th May, for any enquiries regarding sales or entries please contact Claire Whitaker on 07967 971299 or auctioneers David Fearon on 07500 173273 or James Little on 07872 840685.

Leading price per head: 

Ewes with lambs at foot: Texel £73, £66 Scalderskew, £64 Low Scales, £64 Moorlands Cottage, £58 Low Scales, £56, £55 Hollin Head Cottage Greyfaced £65, £59, £58 High Ground Farm, £59, £58(x2) Moorlands Cottage Suffolk £59 Low Scales Hill Cheviot £56, £52, £47 Moorlands Cottage, £48, £47(x2) Swinside Herdwick £49, £43 Parsonage Farm, £44, £36 High Ground Farm, £42.50, £40, £37 Brookfield Farm, £40, £39(x2), £35(x2) Moorhouse Farm, £39, £37(x2) Church Stile Farm, £38, £35 Wha House, £36 Rathvale Farm Swaledale £41, £40 Rathvale Farm