North Country Cheviot Sheep Society

In-Lamb & Ewe Hogg Sale - Monmouthshire

The Inaugural sale of In-lamb Ewes & Ewe Hogg's was held at Monmouthshire Livestock Centre on behalf of the North Country Cheviot Sheep Society on Saturday 29th January 2022, a quality entry of females was ably judged by Mr Carwyn Harries, Ty Uchaf who found his pre-sale show champion in an aged ewe from Mr Ben Baker, BB Flock.
A Humbleheugh bred 2 crop ewe, in lamb to Sebay Buccaneer who was purchased in September from the Quoybrae Sale, she later sold for £819 (780gns) joining the Muddy Plox Flock of Miss Daisy Williams.
Reserve Champion honours went to a Ewe Hogg from the Muddy Plox Flock, a powerful hogg sired by Smerlie Archie, who was purchased from Lockerbie in 2020 for £6500, she stays in Wales to join the Brefi Flock of Mr Gwynne Davies, selling for £441 (420gns). Second highest price of the sale was the first prize shearling from Mr Gareth Hughes, Glan-Ithon Flock, scanned in lamb to Bardnaclavan Bullet, again a purchase in September from the Quoybrae sale, she heads off to South Wales to join the Talsarn Flock of Mrs Catrin Price.

Overall Champion & 1st Aged Ewe from Ben Baker, BB

Overall Champion & 1st Aged Ewe from Ben Baker, BB

1st Shearling Ewe from Gareth Hughes, Glan-Ithon

1st Shearling Ewe from Gareth Hughes, Glan-Ithon

Reserve Overall & 1st Ewe Hogg from Daisy Williams, Muddy Plox

Reserve Overall & 1st Ewe Hogg from Daisy Williams, Muddy Plox

The entry of Hill females was much less but demand for them was there & those entered sold well. A Shearling ewe from Mr Gareth Hghes, Glan-Ithon sold to £367.50 (350gns), aged ewes from Mr Gareth Price, Cymraeg sold to £262.50 (250gns).

Top Prices -

Lot Number Price Age Vender Flock       
13 £819 2 crop B Baker BB
21 £756 Shearling G Hughes Glan-Ithon
25 £588 2 crop Meakins & Sloyan Y Beudy
26 £483 2 crop J Muirhead Muirhead
14 £483 Shearling B Baker BB
23 £472.50 Shearling G Hughes Glan-Ithon
17 £472.50 Shearling S Pedrick Brimley
20 £462 Shearling S Pedrick Brimley
9 £441 Shearling R Kilvington Parsonage
26A £441 Shearling J Muirhead Muirhead

 

Averages -

Park Ewes 14 £407
Park Shearlings 21 £413
Park Ewe Hoggs 43 £250
Hill Ewes 5 £248
Hill Shearlings 1 £368

 

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