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Store Sheep Reports

A seasonal entry of 2,299 store and breeding sheep were on offer, which again saw an excellent company of buyers in attendance from a wide area including a new buyer from the Midlands, which ensured a strong trade throughout for all types of lambs, which was pleasing considering the recent reduced price in finished lamb prices.

A very pleasing entry for the time of the year of 4,857 store and breeding sheep on offer with another good company of buyers in attendance ensuring a firm trade for all types of store lambs and breeding sheep.

A total entry of 7,387 store and breeding sheep were on offer, with, an anticipated a high proportion of longer term lambs, which reduced the overall average to £54.73. Stronger lambs were a firm trade throughout.

A record entry of store and breeding sheep were presented for sale at Leek Auctions, with 9,410 animals being on offer, with a good firm trade throughout for all sections.

Another excellent entry of store and breeding sheep was on offer, with 8,307 being presented for sale.

130 NEW ZEALAND FRIESIANS

Tuesday 28th November
Dispersal of the entire
Autumn Calving Herd.
Cubicles & Herringbone
Averaging 23kg
On behalf of
D C Fletcher & Co
(T/AGrasslands Farming Ltd)
Polpars Farm, Much Wenlock,
Shropshire.

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Tuesday Livestock Market:

  • Calves - 10:00 am
  • Barren cows - 10:00 am
  • Followed by Clean Cattle - 10:30 am approx
  • Dairies - 11:00 am
  • Sheep - 11:00 am