Donegal Cheviot and the Cheviot Cross Breeders Group not too long ago held their annual sale on the Stranorler Mart, the place costs hit an all-time excessive of €360/head.

The commerce was described as wonderful from begin to end, with a list of over 1,300 sheep.

Hoggt Eves had been first by way of the ring after which by Eve Lambs.

Fine quality hogts famous in early gross sales with award-winning pure Cheviots pens promoting for upwards of €360.

High quality Cheviot Hodgets promote for upwards of €220. The Suffolk Cheviot-Cross Hoggett Eves had been in “scorching demand”, with 2021 gross sales enhancing on common.

22 pens bought for €222/head to €320/head. Nevertheless, Cheviot Ewe Lambs had been the choose of the enterprise, with high quality pens promoting for upwards of €200 and a race of lambs promoting from €130/head to €180.

The Cheviot-Cross Blackface and Cheviot Mules enterprise was revamped with over 90% approval in 2021 gross sales.

Hoggett Eway Prime and Common Value:

  • Cheviot: high value was €360 and common was €186;
  • Suffolk/Cheviot: high value was €320 and common was €209;
  • Cheviot/Blackface: high value was €175 and common was €145;
  • Cheviot Mule: Prime value was €225 and common was €225.

Lamb high and common value:

  • Cheviot: high value was €202 and common was €124;
  • Suffolk/Cheviot: high value was €190 and common was €148;
  • Cheviot/Blackface: high value was €118 and common was €94;
  • Cheviot Mule: Prime value was €168 and common was €130.