Blackmill Sheep Sales

Seasonal Sales of store lambs, breeding ewes and rams and cull sheep. Sales are to be held on a Thursday and are on a fortnightly basis from beginning of August to November – see below for this years sale dates.

Blackmill Sheep Sale - Fixtures 2019

The sales will be held fortnightly on a Thursday.
Sales commence at 11:00am prompt.

  • Thursday 1st August 2019 - Store Lambs and all Classes of Sheep

  • Thursday 15th August 2019 - Store Lambs and all Classes of Sheep

  • Thursday 29th August 2019 - Store Lambs and all Classes of Sheep

  • Thursday 12th September 2019 - Sale of Draft Ewes, Ewe Lambs, Store Lambs and all Classes of Sheep

  • Thursday 26th September 2019 – Sale of Rams & all Classes of Sheep

  • Thursday 24th October 2019 - Store Lambs and all Classes of Sheep

  • Thursday 21st November 2019 - Store Lambs and all Classes of Sheep

Location

Blackmill Sales Field
Blackmill
Bridgend County Borough
CF35 6DR (4 miles from M4 Junction 36)
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Directions: Exit M4 motorway at Junction 36 and take the A4061 Signposted Bryncethin/Blackmill, continue on this road through the village of Bryncethin until you enter Blackmill take the first left by the Petrol station, follow the road around and the sale field is located on your left hand side over the river bridge.

For entries and enquiries, please contact Elliott Rees or Cerys Millichap on 01446 774152 (Option 1). Please could vendors enter their stock details prior to the sale so we can inform the buyers.

DOWNLOADS:

» LAA/RICS Conditions of Sales
» RICS Client Money Protection scheme

Blackmill Market Report - Thursday 15th August, 2019

A tremendous entry to the second sale of the year at Blackmill, with an overall entry of 900 store lambs to a 100% clearance to over 12 buyers. Across the board a strong trade was seen for a good show of store lambs forward with the top price reaching £68. A large ring of buyers in attendance with many going home empty. Leading prices:

 

£68 – M & DD James, Lan Farm

£64.50 – M/s E Roberts & Partners, Pwell Y Felin Farm

£64.50 – M & DD James, Lan Farm

£63.50 – T Lewis Partnership, Neuadd Wen Farm

£63 – TE Thomas, Cefn Parc Farm

£63 – HA Evans, Llanbad Fach Farm

£62 – M/s E Roberts & Partners, Pwell Y Felin Farm

£59 – M/s Williams Partners, Pantycornant Farm

 

An overall average of £53.10 with a strong selection of store lambs available for the second sale of the year. A fantastic trade was seen on all small lambs with many buyers looking for longer term lambs.   

 

The next sale will be in two weeks’ time on 29th August. Early entries are now being taken for this sale and all of the autumn sales.

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