Wednesday 22nd January: in-lamb ewes

Sale of 800 in-lamb ewes, chiefly Suffolk, Texel and Mule and including several dispersals together with 100 ewe and lamb couples.  Sale at 11.30am

Entries to hand:

Upon instructions from M/s W L Drew & Son, Hinton Farm –

Genuine dispersal sale of 234 in-lamb ewes viz.

  • 100 Suffolk x ewes – 2’s scanned to Texel rams due 1st March (60 out of Hexham Mules). Vaccinated against abortion
  • 90 Suffolk x ewes – yearlings scanned to Charollais rams due 1st March (all out of Hexham Mules)
  • 44 Texel x ewes – yearlings, scanned to Charollais rams due 1st March

All on Heptavac P system, need booster, Dectomax injected and fluke drenched

Flock reduction from M & A W Griffiths, Brynawawr –

  • 40 white faced Mule ewes – yearlings

Scanned (170%) to Texel rams due 10th March. Wormed.