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Dartmoor Greyface Sheep Sale Dates 2019

The 96th Annual Show & Sale of Pedigree Greyface Dartmoor Sheep

 Exeter Livestock Market

Friday 30th August 2019

With 40 rams and 60 females forward, the Premier Show & Sale was certainly the place to be.  The top price ram was lot number 83, bred by Mr & Mrs Gatrill and selling to Mrs L Coleman for £1400 gns. The top priced females were lot number 61, again bred by Mr & Mrs Gatrill and selling to S Benthall for 360 gns. Average prices were  up slightly on last year with a clearance of 70% on rams and 71% on females. The top honours were as follows:

Class 1st 2nd 3rd 4th
Single Hog Ram Mr & Mrs Rickson (entry 98) Mr & Mrs J Gatrill (entry 83) R T Alford & J A Rogers (entry 113) Mr & Mrs D Martin (entry 106)
Pair of Hog Rams Mr & Mrs Rickson (entries 95 & 98) Mr & Mrs J Gatrill (entries 82 & 83) Mr & Mrs D Martin (entries 105 & 106)
Three Hog Rams Mr & Mrs R Gatrill (entries 81, 82 & 83) Miss K Hand (entries 88, 89 & 90) Mrs S & Mr D Champion (entries 115, 116 & 117)
Old Ram Mrs S & Mr D Champion (entry 114) Mr P Pearse (entry 110) Mr P Blythe (entry 100) Mrs M Osborne (entry 108)
Woolled Ram Mrs M Osborne (entry 109) Mr S Curtis & Ms J Satchell (entry 119) Mr S Curtis & Ms J Satchell (entry 118) Mrs E Dawson (entry 94)
Pair of Old Ewes Mrs J Vernon (entry 76) Mrs J Vernon (entry 74) Mrs S & Mr D Champion (entry 59)
Pair of Shearling Ewes Mrs J Vernon (entry 78) Mr & Mrs J Gatrill (entry 61) Mr & Mrs J Gatrill (entry 65) Mr S Curtis & Ms J Satchell (entry 67)
Pair of Woolled Ewes Mr & Mrs Rickson (entry 53) Miss K Hand (entry 57) Mrs J Vernon (entry 78) Mr S Curtis & Ms J Satchell (entry 67)

 

Cups and Special Prizes Winner
Champion Bullhornstone Cup Mr & Mrs Rickson (entry 98)
Perpetual Golden Jubilee Trophy Mr & Mrs Rickson (entry 98)
Jack Cockram Memorial Cup Mr & Mrs Rickson (entries 95 & 98)
Herbert Coker Memorial Cup Mrs M Osborne (entry 109)
W I Hawkins Trophy Mr & Mrs R Gatrill (entries 81, 82 & 83)
Championship Trophy Mrs J Vernon (entry 78)

17th National Show & Sale of Traditional and Native Breeds

To include Greyface Dartmoor Sheep sold under the DSBA Conditions of Sale.

Will be held 13th – 14th September 2019 at Melton Mowbray. Entries are invited.  Catalogues will be available from Melton Mowbray Market Office

Please click here for further details and entry forms

 


Welshpool Livestock Sales

To include a show and sale of Greyface Dartmoor sheep sold under the DSBA Conditions of Sale

Will be held on Saturday 21st September 2019 at Welshpool Livestock Centre.