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Lockerbie Mart
In-lamb females
11 February 2017

Lockerbie In-lamb Female Sale was a huge success with sheep finding new homes from Shetland to Cornwall with 62 sheep sold at an average of £625


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The sale was topped with a very strong ewe lamb, by Kinaldy Kruggerrand, from K. O. Stones, selling to £3200 – a centre and breed record. She went home with James Burton to Derbyshire along with the top priced gimmer and the second prize ewe lamb, from the Graham Family at Carruthers at £ 2200 and £1800 respectively.

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The overall show champion, a park ewe from Hownam Grange, sold to J. Stevens, Leason Farm, Swansea, for £1300

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The Hill Champion from W. N. Douglas, Whitehope, sold to Messrs Iredale, Penrith for £550

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The Hill females averaged £442 with a top of £600 for the reserve champion, a gimmer from Kelsocleugh Farming.

Other Leading Prices

Ewes

£1300 Hownam Grange to Leason Farm Swansea
£600 K O Stones to A Rushton, Derbyshire

Gimmers

£1100 Broomhillbank to Davies Shropshire
£ 950 Broomhillbank to Leason farm
£1400 Carruthers to Thomas, Powys
£1100 Carruthers to Leason farm

Ewe Lambs

£ 750 K O Stones to Beech, Derby
£ 600 Carruthers to Rogers, Cornwall

Averages

Park Ewes  £676    Hill Ewes   £442   Gimmers £626   Ewe Lambs £672    Overall £625

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