North Country Cheviot Sheep Society

Caithness Sale Report 2020

The Annual Sale of North Country Cheviot sheep took place at Quoybrae Auction, Caithness on Friday 18th September 2020, well sort after rams were a good trade with the sale top at £4100.

Lot 63 first in the ring from Alan Simpson, Cairnside Anchorman sired by Biggins Warrior & out of a Cairnside ewe by Longoe Statesman sold for £4100 to JA Armstrong, Leam & heads home to Northern Ireland.
Closely following this was Lot 45 Bardnaclavan Ace at £4000, a Wester Tamnavulin son, he joins the Cairnside flock of Alan Simpson & Overton flock of J & M Crowe in a half share. Jonnie Campbells pen also had Lot 44 Bardnaclavan Armani at £3300 to A Mackay, Balkeith, Lot 48 Bardnaclavan Apache at £2400 to D Campbell, Mill Farm & Lot 50 Bardnaclavan All Gold at £2100 which heads to Wales to join G Davies, Brefi flock in all selling 10 to average £1830.
Lot 74 Durran Ace sired by Biggins Wizard & out of a Durran ewe by Bardnaclavan Terminator was purchased in a half share by DN Campbell, Bardnaclavan & J & J Smith, Upper Cornquoy for £3600 
Two rams sold for £2200, Lot 16 Sebay Almighty a Harestone Woohoo son, again sold in a two way split, joining the Bardnaclavan & Upper Cornquoy flocks & Lot 82 Longoe Admiral sired by Balkeith Vital Spark & out of a Longoe ewe by Smiddyquoy Ransom, stays in the north with Andrew Gunn, Dounreay.
In all 10 rams sold to £2000 & above with plenty more at good commercial money.

Averages –

54 rams (down 4 on the year) averaged £997.59 (+£166.04)

Cairnside Anchorman from AG Simpson, Cairnside £4100

Bardnaclavan Ace from DN Campbell, Bardnaclavan £4000

Durran Ace from DJ Allan, Durran £3600

Bardnaclavan Armani from DN Campbell, Bardnaclavan £3300

Contact Details

For all North Country Cheviot Sheep Society enquiries please contact our secretary:

Corinna Cowin

Office: 017683 62893

Mobile: 07834817710






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