At Broughton Mart on Tuesday 25th August, Harrison & Hetherington held their fortnightly sale of store sheep seeing a smaller entry than required in order to fulfil buyer demands.
Top prices of the day was a pen of 5 Beltex cross from Messrs Whitaker, Scalderskew, Gosforth who peaked the sale at £81 topping the second sale in a row. The same good farm also sold a pen of Cheviot X Mules for £71 a head.
Many more store lambs are required for the next sale of store lambs will take place on Tuesday 8th September, for further information please contact the Auctioneers David Fearon on 07500 173273, James Little on 07872 840685 or Roy Brocklebank 07786 458266, Claire Whittaker 07725 724556.
Leading price per head: Beltex £81, £70 Scalderskew, Texel £77, £65 Crosslands £66 Brookfield £62, £60 Low Scales, Charollais £71 Scalderskew, £55.50 Moorhouse, North Country Cheviot £69, £59.50 Scalderskew ,Suffolk £64 Low Scales £64, £54.50 Crosslands £59.50 Moorhouse.