Kirkby Stephen Store Sheep Sale

22nd October 2019

Harrison & Hetherington Ltd, Kirkby Stephen Mart held their fortnightly sale of store sheep on Tuesday when an entry of 600 lambs were forward.

Topping the sale at £63 were two pens for lambs firstly for Beltex cross lambs from Messrs Bousfield, 3 Bollam Terrace, Kirkby Stephen and then for Texel cross lambs from Messrs Carr, Nova Scotia, Bowes.

Mule lambs sold to £56 for a pen of 30 from Messrs Pedley, Yore House, Sedbergh.

All classes and sizes of store lambs were a good trade once again and many more could easily be sold.

Next sale Tuesday 1st November 2019.

Leading prices:

Texel £63, £56.50 Nova Scotia; £61 Copley Lane; £61 Augill House; £61 Catherine Holme; £60 Yore House; £56.50 The Sycamores; £59, £58.50 Jerusalem Farm; £58.50 Bayles Farm; £58 Cross Keys; £57 Shawmire: Beltex £63, £56.50, £56, £54 Bollam Terrace: Suffolk £58 Nova Scotia: Mule £56 Yore House: Herdwick £30 Cow Bank: Swaledale £29 Cross Keys.