Lleyn sheep top 2000gns at Carlisle

A Lleyn gimmer hit 2000 gns at the Lleyn Society’s 40th show and sale at Carlisle Auction Mart today.

Taking the champion and also the top price at the show was DN Bennet and son who achieved 2000gns. The gimmer had bred sons to 5,000 gns and daughters who had bred rams to 18,000 gns. 
Reserve Champion was taken away by Mr J K Goldie who’s gimmer recognised 1200s and had reared twins as an ewe lamb. 
Other top prices included 1700ns from Messrs JA and R Geldard and 950gns from Messrs DN Bennett and son.