The 11th Annual Production sale From The
Whiteley Hey Flock
Top Quality Continental Breeding
Females & Rams
Selection of Females:
Catologue available from auctioneers
Within Penrith Auction
Tuesday 9th September 2012
Sale will Commence at
Sales Report for the 11th Annual Production sale 2012
Penrith & District Farmers’ Mart LLP
on Tuesday held the 11th Annual Production Sale
Top Quality Beltex X Texel, Texel & Charollais and Beltex Breeding Females and Shearling
Rams from the “Whiteley Hey Flock” on behalf of Mr Paul Slater.
Paul Slater’s females and rams again processed what all top stockmen are looking for
Character, shape, skin and muscle.
With females first and a massive gathering of prospective buyers.
The sale commenced with
Whiteley Hey's 2-shear ewes topping at £280 and averaging £232.40.
Shearling gimmers followed with the move of a Mexican wave for all lots of outstanding
pairs and pens of five. This section was topped at £880 for lot 14. A pair of pure Texel’s.
The ladies which have been seen on Pauls stands at Scotsheep and Malvern. Gimmer
shearlings averaged £317.42.
Ewe Lambs were so correct and uniformed being sold in Pairs and sixes. A pen of 6 ¾ Texel,
¼ Beltex topped this section at £285 each and heading local to Messrs Wilson, Wood Farm
Ewe Lambs averaged £174.15
The Whiteley Hey Shearling Rams then graced the ring with an outstanding pure Texel first
into the ring this raised the roof selling for 2000gns to Nunfield. A further 19 Rams exceeded
the 1000gn barrier. The sale was topped twice at 2800gns; Lot 25 and Lot 81. Two extra
special Beltex X Texel Shearling Rams both being purchased by regular buyer
Mr IanKnight, Church Stile.
With a total clearance prices and averages tell you the full story that Paul’s sheep were
outstanding and with many return customers. An outstanding day at the office was had by all.
• 128 Shearling Rams averaged 844.92: Top price 2800(2)
• 30 2/3 Shear Ewes averaged £232.40: Top price £280
• 73 Gimmer Shearlings averaged £317.42. Top price £880
• 136 Ewe Lambs averaged £174.15. Top price £285