CARLISLE Autumn Ewe & Ram Sale

Strong Demand and High Clearance for Hampshire Downs at Carlisle Female and Overall champion from G&J Galbraith, Graylen. 1150ns. With many quality females on offer, both clearance rates and averages were up on last year at the Hampshire Down Sheep Breeders’ Association Autumn Sale, Carlisle. With clearance rates at almost 100%...

East Anglian repeat coup at CCM Skipton annual Hampshire Down showcase

The East Anglian-based Jones family made the long journey north well worthwhile when securing the supreme championship for the second year running, plus the reserve championship for good measure, at the annual Hampshire Down ewe and ram show and sale at Skipton Auction Mart. (Friday, August 30)     Hampshire Down champion...

BALLYMENA SALE August

Double Delight for Doyle Family Sean & Gillian Doyle’s  Loughbrae flock exhibited the show champion and  achieved the top price at the Hampshire Down premier show and sale held in Ballymena Livestock Market last week. The Loughbrae flock had tremendous success winning the shearling ram, ram lamb and the signet recorded...

TULLOW SALE, Southern Ireland

STRONG INTEREST AND A LIVELY TRADE AT TULLOW Topping the sale and heading the show was a ram lamb from Alymer Power’s Powerpack Flock by Ashley Blackjack out of a home bred ewe.  He sold for €840 to new breeder Ruben Allen, Co. Wexford.  Next highest ram lamb on the...

PREMIER SALE SHREWSBURY

Averages up at the Hampshire Down Premier Sale at Shrewsbury. While temperatures soared outside on the hottest day of the year so far, the ring-side atmosphere was also hot at the Hampshire Down Premier Breeders’ Sale held at Halls Livestock Centre Shrewsbury, with averages and clearance rates up on recent...

Scottish Premier Sale, STIRLING

The Premier Scottish Sale of rams and females held at Stirling on 22nd May peaked at 1100gns for a ram lamb from Adrian Rundles’ Treworthal flock. A son of Treworthal Savea out of a Whitehead ewe by Whitehead Galileo, it was also champion on the day and was knocked...