Kirkby Stephen Store Sheep Sale

17th September 2019

Harrison & Hetherington Ltd, Kirkby Stephen Mart held their fortnightly sale of store sheep on Tuesday when an entry of 1001 lambs were forward.

Topping the sale at £69 were a pen of Texel cross lambs from Messrs Thexton, Castlethwaite, Mallerstang.

Another pen of 11 Dutch Texel cross lambs sold to make £66.50 from Messrs Swift, Dry Howe, Selside.

Messrs Frith, Cross Keys, Hilton sold a pen of 66 Texel cross lambs to make £63.50.

Plenty of buyers were around the ring once again for our store sale here at Kirkby Stephen and many more store lambs could be easily sold.

Leading prices:

Texel £69 Castlethwaite, £63.50, £56.50 Cross Keys, £60.50 Whinfell Terrace, £55.50 Bridge End: Beltex £66 Bollam Terrace, £62.50 Bollam Terrace, £62.50 Pennine View, £61 Nova Scotia: Dutch Texel £66.50 Dry Howe, £54.50 Helbeck Farm: Cheviot £52.50 Dry Howe, £48 Helbeck Farm: Suffolk £50.50 Sandford Hall: Mule £50.50 Revelin Farm: Blackface £47.50 Roundthwaite Abbey: Rough Fell £40 Kilnmire: Swaledale £35.50, £27 Greenhills Farm, £28 Braesteads Farm Ltd, £27 Alma Cottage: Herdwick £23 Sleetburn: