The flock which was established in 1990 has enjoyed great success and was often the source of stud standard flock sires.
159 lots averaged £952.72 with 44 lots making four figured prices.
Many of the sheep were bought for export to
Top price of the day was 6,500gns paid for a two year old ewe sired by Cairness Achievement sold in lamb to Cairton The Cracker. She was purchased by Belgian breeder Claude Vanwijnsberge. The same purchaser paid the second highest price of 5,000gns for a much admired 2010 born ewe also sired by Cairness Achievement.
Ewe lambs met an animated demand with a top price of 1,500gns and four making 1,300gns.
The top of 1,500gns was made by Richard Henderson, Barry House, Glenbarry ,
Stock rams sold to 2,800gns for Castlewood Champion a son of Cairness New Approach. This very fleshing ram was reserve male champion at the RHAS this year and was purchased by G & I Richmond, Oakfield, Garstang,
63 ewes £1042.50
48 gimmers £944.13
45 ewe lambs £698.11
3 stock rams £2730.00
The collective sale of in lamb females was also very well supported with 85 entries
Charollais gimmers sold to 550gns for an entry from R & M Paterson, Upper Auchenlay purchased by Gary Wilson, Yonderfield,
Zwartbles sold to 580gns for a two year old ewe form Mr & Mrs McNab of the Kypehall flock. This attractive daughter of Heaton was purchaser by R McFadzean, Gateside, Forteviot.