At Broughton Mart on Tuesday 20th August, Harrison & Hetherington held their fortnightly sale of store lambs.
A smaller show of lesser quality lambs were forward, to a large ringside of buyers, ensuring all classes sold very well.
Topping the trade at £65.50 a life was a pen of Lleyn lambs from Messrs Southward & Holmes, Crosslands, Millom.
The next sale at Broughton Mart will be the first sale of breeding sheep and gimmer lambs, taking place on Tuesday 3rd September, for all sale enquiries please contact the Auctioneers David Fearon on 07500173273 or James Little on 07872 840685.
Leading price per head: Lleyn £65.50, £59, £52, £50, £49 Crosslands, Suffolk £59 Low Scales, £53 Moorhouse Farm, Cheviot £56.50 Low Scales, Texel £56 Low Scales, £50, £49 (x2), £48.50 Moorhouse Farm, £45 Fenwick, Greyfaced £53.50 Low Scales, £49 Crosslands, £44.50 Blacksyke, Charollais £52 Moorhouse Farm.