First store lambs sale at Newton Stewart

Newton Stewart Market
Newton Stewart Market

FIRST SALE OF STORE LAMBS ALSO FIRST SALE OF MULE EWE LAMBS, GIMMERS & EWES

NEWTON STEWART MARKET

FRIDAY 19TH AUGUST 2016

2174 Store & Breeding Sheep Sold.

All classes of sheep very easily sold from start to finish. Breeding gimmers to £129 for mules from J McKenna, Gass. Mule ewe lambs to £96 from K Lochhead, St Ninnians. Four crop correct below ewes sold to £72 from B Landers, Bardrochwood. Store lambs sold to £67.80 for a pen of 71 Suffolks from B Landers, Bardrochwood. Texel lambs sold to £66.50 for a pen of 36 from E McNeil, Shennanton.

Leading Prices & Averages:

618 Suffolk Lambs Averaged £61.33 (last year £53.90)

Leading Prices: £67.80, £65.50 & £63 Bardrochwood £61 Shennanton

959 Texel Lambs Averaged £62.98 (Last Year £52.31)

Leading Prices: £66.50 Shennanton £66.20 & £64.50 Kilhuockadale £64.50 Rose Cottage £64 East Barr £63.80 Barbae, Pinwherry £63.20 Barquhill £62.20 Ring of Barfad

183 Mule Wedder Lambs Averaged £54.60 (Last Year £48.18)

Leading Prices: £59 Ardachie £55 Bents, Barrhill

Charolais: £56.50 Brockneil Cheviot: £56 Meadowpark

Correct Four Crop Mule Ewes: £72 & £69 Bardrochwood

Mule Ewes Lambs: £96 & £90 St Ninnians