Kendal 17 September 2018


Pre Sale Show Results (Judge: Andrew Marston)

Shearling Ram

Placing Breeder Name Flock Prefix Lot No
1st M & E Jennings Hallcrake 9
2nd P & A Moss Holmebeck 5
3rd P & A Moss Holmebeck 6

Shearling Ewe

Placing Breeder Name Flock Prefix Lot No
1st P & A Moss Holmebeck 10
2nd P & A Moss Holmebeck 12
3rd LM & C Whitaker Duddon 16

Beltex Champions

Category Breed Breeder Name
Male Champion 1st Prize Shearling Ram M & E Jennings
Female Champion 1st Prize Shearling Ewe P & A Moss
Supreme Champion 1st Prize Shearling Ram M & E Jennings
Reserve Supreme Champion 1st Prize Shearling Ewe P & A Moss

Top call at the Beltex Society’s sale at Kendal was a 750gns call for Holmebeck Cobra from P and a Moss. This Bardnaheigh Torque son is out of Holmebeck Sweet Pea, a daughter of a Bishops tup, and sold to C S and V Whitfield.

Second top at 650gns was Hallcrake Cockerhoop from Mark and Ellie Jennings. This Eildon ‘Avin A Laugh son is out of a Candy Man daughter and was taken by J E Hadwin.

Two then sold at 600gns apiece, with the first being Kelstead Charisma from Messrs Armistead and Kellett. This Buckles Absolut son is out of a dam by the noted Viagrow and was bought by I M Jaeban.

The second at this level was another from the Moss family’s Holme Beck pen, Holme Beck Can Do. He’s another by the Torque sire and out of a dam by Dooley Napal.

Females

Best of the female prices was a 500gns call for Holmebeck Cuddles from the Messrs Moss. She’s again by the Torque sire and out of a dam by Callacrag Neptune and was the pick of A Prickett.

Next best in the gimmers at 320gns was Stonedge Camellia, a daughter of Stonedge Beelzebub. Bred by the Prince family and offered for sale by Mark and Ellie Jennings, she is out of an imported dam and was taken by K Calvert.

Averages; seven shearling rams £560, seven gimmers £301 (North West Auctions).