St Boswells Store & Breeding Sheep Sale

26th September 2019

At the Annual Show and Sale of Scotch Blackfaced wedder lambs at St Boswells Mart, there was a great show forward for judge Mr Robin Braes, Burnshot.  The show was kindly sponsored by The Scotch Blackfaced Sheep Breeders Association and won by Cramalt, Benson Wemyss Farms.

1st        Cramalt           £54
2nd        Syart               £51
3rd        Syart               £46

Blackface Show and Sale – 2nd and 3rd Prize pens from Syart Farms (Benson and Wemyss)
Champion Pen of Blackface Store Lambs from Benson Wemyss Farms, Cramalt Farm. Judged by Mr R.Braes
Champion pen of Blackface Store Lambs from Cramalt Farm, Benson Wemyss Farms

STORE SHEEP

Store Sheep were sold to usual rates, with a full ringside present.

Blackface: £56, £55, £54 Harehead,  £54, £51 Cramalt, £48 Harehead, £46 Cramalt, Texel: £63 Woolaw, £62 (2), £60 Winkston, North Country Cheviot: £60 Birneyknowe, £58.50 Belford on Bowmont, £56 Bothwell, Suffolk: £59 Stottencleugh, £56.50 Smiddy Hill, £55.50 Belford on Bowmont, Greyfaced: £55, £53.50 Stottencleugh, Radnor: £55 Craigsford, Lleyn: £44, £37 Menslaws

BREEDING EWES

Suffolk: £96, £86, £80 Buxley, Blackface: £93, £80 Broomiebank

RAM SALE

At the Annual Sale of Rams, a strong show forward for many local purchasers.

Texel: £750 Huntington, £480 Crailing Nook, £460, £440 DJ Texels, £400 Huntington, £400 (2) Blackadder Mains, £400 Rumbletonrig, DJ Texels, Bluefaced Leicester: £480, £400 Beechbank, £400 Threepwood, £350 Beechbank, £350 Foulshiels, Suffolk: £320, £280, £250 (2) Belmont, Blue Texel: £220 Upper Ashtrees, North Country Cheviot: £200 (2) Cheeklaw Brae