At Lockerbie on Tuesday 11th September Harrison & Hetherington held their annual show and sale of North Country Cheviot and Hill Cheviot wedder lambs, which attracted a tremendous show of quality lambs, to a packed ringside of buyers.
The pre sale show was expertly judged by Mr William McIntyre West Scales, who awarded the following prizes:
Cheviot Wedder Lambs
1st – RH Paton, Castle Crawford, Thornhill -£57
2nd – RJ Menzies & Co, Chanlockfoot, Thornhill -£56
3rd – Stirksfield Farms, Broughton, Biggar – £58
First prize pen was awarded to RH Paton, Castle Crawford, for an outstanding pen which later went on to sell for £57 per head. Topping the sale overall was an impressive pen from Stirkfield Farms which sold to £58 per head.
The overall sale averaged £49.02 per head for 640 sold.
Forthcoming sales of North Country Cheviots at Lockerbie Mart
Wednesday 19th September 243 Park Rams and 1070 Females.
Wednesday 26th September Hill 340 Rams and 6023 Females.
Please contact the Auctioneers for further information.
Michael Stewart 07753720323
Joel McGarva 07909985770
Leading prices: £58 Stirkfield Farms, £57 Gateslack, £56 Chanlockfoot, £53, £50 Cleuchfoot Farm, £46, £40, £32 Dressertland Farm.