Hampshire Down Premier Sale – Shrewsbury
This year’s Premier Breeders’ Sale of Hampshire Downs, took place at Shrewsbury, with some sheep present at the market and sold through the ring, while some were online only. This format proved successful, with a 72% clearance.
Overall, 37 ram lambs sold to average £1037, while seven shearling rams averaged £728.70; 18 ewe lambs levelled at £499.33 and shearling ewes averaged £525.
Below are pictures of some of the top priced lots (sale topper was a Creelly ram lamb from Northern Ireland which sold online at 5200gns). To view the full selection of photographs taken at the sale, see our Photo Sales.
To view the full selection of photographs taken at the sale, see our Photo Sales.