Oban Market report – November 24 2020

Ian Jordan, Kilvaree, in the ring with his Cheviot ewes with lambs at foot.

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Oban – United Auctions, Tuesday November 24, sold 1,484 sheep of all classes. Lambs averaged £52.69 (+£12.27).

This end of season sale for lambs and sheep ended on a high note when all classes were keenly bid for.

Lambs – SuffX – £80.00, Salum, Tiree; £78.00, £70.50, Ardlarach; £61.00, Salum Tiree; £60.00, Balvicar Farm. TexX – £81.00, Keil Duror; £75.50, £75.00, Ardlarach; £74.00, Balliemore; £74.00, £72.50, £70.00, Ardlarach. Chev – £71.50, £65.00, Shenavallie; £61.00, Scoor; £61.00, Caddleton. Cross – £76.00, Salum Tiree; £76.00, Achalic; £74.50, Salum; £71.50, Kiel Ardgour; £68.00, Scammadale Farm; £61.50, Glebe; £61.00, Kilbride. Mule – £63.00, Fiart. BF – £65.00, Kilbride; £63.00, Inernahyle; £58.00, Fiart; £54.00, Kilbride.

Gimmers – Cross – £72.00, Salum Tiree.

Ewes – SuffX – £50.00, 60 Tangasdale. TexX – £80.00, Achnacone. Chev – £50.00, Ardnacross; £50.00, Scoor. Cross – £50.00, Achnacone. Mule – £52.00, Achnacree Beag. BF – £42.00, Salum Tiree.

Wedders – BF – £60.00, Cranich, Mull.