Prices peaked at 1800gns at United Auctions' society show and sales of 48 pedigree Beltex and 341 Lleyns at Stirling.

The sale, which part of the multi-breed ram sale was topped by a Beltex shearling from A and M Dunlop, Corstane, purchased by JC and SE Little, The Guard, Wigton. Beltex shearlings also secured the lead average at £679.59 for 36.

Hamish Goldie, South Bowerhouses topped the Lleyns at 1350gns with a shearling selling to T Barnes, Rhemore.

FLOCK averages

Beltex

Flock (No) Top (gns) Averages 2019 (£) 2018

Shearling rams

Ochtermuthill (8) 1100 715.31 770

Broughton (6) 950 568.75 -

Tiree (9) 850 618.33 774

Mortons (3) 900 560.00 753

Osprey (3) 1200 980.00 945

Balkello (3) 650 542.50 -

Lleyn

Flock (No) Top Averages 2019

Shearling rams

Laga Farms (4) 650 446.25

Gimmers

Laga Farms (37) 125 122.70

JK Goldie (35) 170 152.86

Mrs D Tucker (10) 100 100.00

C Davidson (10) 195 187.50

T and I Walling (5) 150 150.00

Mrs D McGowan (20) 230 173.75

R Johnston and Sons (21) 135 132.38

J Simson (5) 120 120.00

R and S Turnbull (22) 142 140.41

Ewe lambs

T and I Walling (40) 118 92.25

Mrs D Tucker (5) 60 60.00