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Breeding Sheep

Clitheroe Auction Mart is renowned for its comprehensive programme of Auctions for Breeding Sheep and Rams which spans from late July to the climax of Old Fair and 2nd Old Fair in late October/November. The Catalogues include all breeds familiar to the upland farms of East Lancashire, the Bowland Fells, Saddleworth and N. Derbyshire.

        

*** EWE DISPERSAL ***

Tuesday 28th January – Dispersal of 25 Texel 1-3 Crop Ewes. Scanned in Lamb to Beltex X Rams. Due to Lamb Mid-March.
To be Sold @ Approx 12.15pm prior to Sale of Store Hoggs and Primestock.

The Entry Forms for our Rare and Traditional Breed In-Lamb Sale on Saturday the 15th of February can be found below. Entries close on Monday 3rd February.

Classes are as follows:

Lonks

Class 1        Geld Gimmer Hogg
Class 2        Shearling Ewe
Class 3        Ewe 2 Shear & Above

Gritstones

Class 4        Geld Gimmer Hogg
Class 5        Shearling Ewe
Class 6        Ewe 2 Shear & Above

Other Breed

Class 7        Geld Gimmer Hogg
Class 8        Shearling Ewe
Class 9        Ewe 2 Shear & Above