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Lleyn Sheep Society Carlisle In-lamb Sale

The sun was shining and people were smiling at the in lamb sale of Lleyn sheep on Friday 15th February 2013.

E & D Jones, Machynlleth, flock 599 topped the Lleyn sale with lot 49, a shearling ewe sired by Ballylinney Action Man. Scanned in-lamb to Bronallt Big Daddy she sold for 1500gns to AG Hughes, Caernarfon.

Carlisle in-lamb Top price 1500gns from E & D Jones

Top price 1500gns from E & D Jones

The Champion in the pre sale show was from JK Goldie, Dumfries (lot 24). This shearling ewe sired by a homebred sire was scanned with twins in lamb to Lluest Nobleman. She went on to sell for 1000gns also to AG Hughes.

Carlisle in-lamb Champion H Goldie 1000gns

Champion - H Goldie 1000gns

The day set off well when Hamish Goldie of Dumfries sold lot 1, a shearling gimmer, sired by a homebred sire. Scanned a twin she was in-lamb to Lluest Nobleman. She sold for 900gns to Midgehope Farms, Melrose.

Show Results
In-lamb Ewe
1st JA & R Geldard & Son (33)
2nd J Kingan (42)
3rd C lewis (23)

In-lamb Shearling Ewe
1st JK Goldie (24)
2nd JA & R Geldard & Son (35)
3rd J Kingan (43)

Hogg
1st J Kingan (44)
2nd JA & R Geldard & Son (37)

Champion JK Goldie (24)
Reserve JA & R Geldard & Sons (33)

Averages
Shlgs to 1500gns av £480
Ewes to 320gns av. £262

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