North Country Cheviot Sheep Society

Lairg Hill Rams & Females Sale Report

The Annual Sale of North Country Cheviot Hill Rams took place at United Auctions, Lairg on Monday 4th October 2021, A bright & clear morning brought out the crowds for the sale with plenty of rams forward to choose from.

A new breed record was achieved when Lot 239 Stouphill A 19392 a two shear sired by Badanaloch Tip Top Tup sold for £24000 with the final bid coming from Hugh Mackenzie for the Badanloch flock. The Allen Family, Billy, Kate, Dallas & Ruth then went on to receive £14000 for their 3rd in the ring, Stouphill A19394 also by Badanloch Tip Top Tup, who was bought in Lairg by the family for £11000 in 2018, he joins the Brackmont flock of John & Tanya Blackhall. In all Stouphill sold 5 rams to average a massive £9440.

Hugh Mackenzie had already been in the money with his pen of 11 rams selling his first in the ring, Lot 228 Badanloch Xtra Special, a three shear sired by Armadale Seagull, he heads south to Attonburn with Bob & Becca Rennie. Badanloch Tourist, another three shear again by Armadale Seagull sold for £8000 to Martyn Cook, Dorrery.

Taking a new personal best price at Lairg was Father & Son, Norman & David Douglas, Whitehope with Lot 74 Whitehope Assasin a two shear sired by Suisgill Vanguard selling for £12000, he was purchased by Andrew Elliot, Balnakiel. Close behind this as £11000 came Lot 335 Dalrachie Billy The Kid from Sarah-Jane & Alan Forbes, this two shear sired by Dalrachie Ali heads home to McCaig Farms.

Last in the 5 figures sold was Lot 181 Armadale A 09761 a two shear sired by Badanloch Battleship from Joyce Campbell, he also heads home South to Philiphaugh Estates.

In toatl 249 Rams sold to average £1671.12.


The sale of North Country Cheviot Ewes & Gimmers tookplace on Tuesday 5th October with a large entry of over 5700.

Averages

Draft Ewes 4731 averaged £101.27
Gimmers 1012 averaged £149.66 

Stouphill A 19392 £24000

Badanloch Xtra Special £16000

Stouphill A 19394 £14000

Whitehope Assassin £12000

Dalrachie Billy The Kid £11000

Armadale A  09761 £10000

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  • Badanloch Tourist £8000
    Badanloch Tourist £8000
  • Achentoul £7000
    Achentoul £7000
  • Badanloch X 10355 £6000
    Badanloch X 10355 £6000
  • Dorrery £5000
    Dorrery £5000
  • Hownam Grange £5000
    Hownam Grange £5000
  • Armadale A 09742 £4200
    Armadale A 09742 £4200
  • Whitehope Apollo £4000
    Whitehope Apollo £4000
  • Dorrery £3800
    Dorrery £3800
  • Campbells Arni £3000
    Campbells Arni £3000
  • New Breed Record £24000 & £14000 from Allen's Stouphill
    New Breed Record £24000 & £14000 from Allen's Stouphill

Leading Flock Averages

Flock Number Sold Top Price Average
Stouphill 5 24000 9440
Badanloch 11 16000 4210
Dalrachie 6 11000 3683
Armadale 13 10000 2923
Whitehope 9 12000 2711
Erribol 4 3200 2500
Attonburn 3 4000 2332
Hownam Grange 6 5000 2600
Hartside Hill 3 3500 2167
Dorrery 4 5000 2850

 

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E-mail: secretary@nc-cheviot.co.uk

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