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The Northern Area Texel Sheep Breeders’ show and sale at Skipton saw a top price of 3,400gns for the fourth-prize shearling ram, Stonebridge Albie, from national breed society chairman Steve Richardson, Barnsley.
THERE were more than 5,000 rams on offer at Kelso ram sales where trade peaked at £29,000 with an average of £681.52, down £28 on the year. Total turnover was £2,991,86, with a 85.4 per cent clearance rate.
A top call of 8,000gns was the highlight of the dispersal of the Mellin family’s Hellifield based Hull House pedigree Texel flock at Skipton. The 222 ewes, shearling ewes and ewe lambs achieved total clearance.