St Boswells Sale of Store Lambs

19th October 2017

Harrison and Hetherington held another Feeding Lamb Sale at St Boswells Mart with 1580 lambs forward and sold.  A superb show of lambs was met by a number of regular purchasers.  A noted consignment was 325 Suffolk.x Texel Lambs from Highfield Farming, The Knock, Duns who topped the sale with a pen of Texel Lambs at £66 and achieved an average of £64.70.  Also a large consignment of travelled sheep from Messrs Nicolson, The Garth, Shetland who had forward 381 smart running lambs averaged £53.50 and topping at £56.50.

Next sale of Feeding Lambs – Thursday 2nd November.  Prize Show and Sale.  Ballot Friday 27th October.

Texel: (Average £60.74) £66 The Knock, £65.50, £64 Heriot Mill, £64 Garth, £57 The Rink, £57 Whinfield
Suffolk: (Average £56.72) £65, £64.50 (2), £64, £63.50 The Knock, £56.50 Garth, Belford on Bowmont, £55.50 Monklaw
Greyfaced: (Average £57) £57 Garth
North Country Cheviot: (Average £51.16) £55 Philiphaugh, £54.50 Attonburn, £54 Birnieknowe, Attonburn, £53 Carcant, £51.50 Birnieknowe