Dingwall & Highland Marts - Sale 12 April 2012
11th April 2012
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts, (April, 12th) sold 691 sheep of all classes.
Lambs (306) averaged £61.98 and sold to £89 gross for Beltex crosses from Caberfeidh, Upperton.
Prime and feeding ewes (326) averaged £86.96 and sold to £122 gross for Texel crosses from Torgorm, Conon Bridge.
Rams and feeding sheep (59) averaged £72.62 and sold to £110 gross for Suffolks rams from Torgorm.
"All classes continued to sell at recent keen rates."
Other leading prices per head
Lambs: SuffX - Leodibest, Latheron, £85, Croft Cottage, Canisbay, £80; TexX - 199 Lednabirichen, Dornoch, £85, Cluny Estate, Newtonmore, £84; BF - Tigh N'Ulaidh, Tomatin, £83, 5 Satran, Carbost, £80; Chev - Muirton, Munlochy, £82, 199 Lednabirichen, £80; BeltX - Mill of Tore, Upperton, £81, £80; Cross - Mill of Tore, £70, Teanluick Croft, £66; Jcb - Teanluick, Muir of Ord, £60.
Ewes: SuffX - Torgorm, £115; CharX - Easter Strath of Auchterflow, Killen, £105; Chev - Muirton, £101; BeltX - Caberfeidh, £100; TexX - Torgorm, £100; Mule - Torgorm, £94; BF - Torgorm, £92; Cross - Toperfettle, Grantown on Spey, £85.
Rams: Tex - 199 Lednabirichen, £101; BF - Drynie Farm, Dingwall, £80; Chev - Suisgill Estate, Helmsdale, £74.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts, (May, 21st) sold 674 sheep of all classes. Lambs (163) sold to Â£74 gross for Crosses from Torgormack, Beauly.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (May, 19th) sold 29 prime cattle. Prime bullocks (18) averaged 199.6p (+4.5p) and sold to 219p per kg and Â£1,309.00 gross.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (May, 12th) sold 57 prime cattle. Prime bullocks (39) averaged 195.1p (-5.5p) and sold to 207p per kg and Â£1,395.00 gross.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (May, 5th) sold 62 prime cattle. Prime bullocks (36) averaged 200.6p (-0.5p) and sold to 211p per kg and Â£1,346.40 gross.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (April, 29th) sold 662 store cattle and 85 OTM cattle. Bullocks (375) averaged 238.8p and sold to 322.4p per kg for a pen of 214kg Limousin crosses from Drumgask, Laggan, and Â£1,340 gross for a 660kg Charolais cross from Alterwall, Lyth.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (April, 28th) sold 41 prime cattle. Prime bullocks (34) averaged 201.1p (+0.1p) and sold to 215p per kg and Â£1,406.00 gross.
PORTREE, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (April, 25th) sold 56 store cattle, 2 breeding cattle, 4 OTM cattle and 31 sheep. Bullocks (26) averaged 231.2p and sold to 293.8p per kg for 160kg Limousin crosses from 5 Eyre, Snizort, and Â£1,150 gross for a 550kg Limousin cross from 2 Eynort, Carbost.
LOCHMADDY, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (April, 24th) sold 87 store cattle, 1 adult head breeding cattle and 79 store sheep. Bullocks (43) averaged 220.0p and sold to 261.8p per kg for a 275kg Limousin cross from 21 Grenitote, Sollas, and Â£1080 gross for a 525kg Charolais cross from Glebe, Tigharry.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts, (April, 23rd) sold 383 sheep of all classes. Lambs (185) sold to Â£77 gross for Crosses from Shewglie, Glenurquhart.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (April, 22nd) sold 25 pedigree bulls at their annual show and sale sponsored by Messrs Mackenzie, Whitebog, Fortrose, Aardvark Contracting Limited, Fortrose & Bank of Scotland. The judge, Mr Liam Muir, Upper Onston, Stenness, Orkney, awarded the Champion to Brims Invincible, a 27 month old Limousin by Tehix, from Messrs W.
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