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 Ltd., (April, 26th) sold 22 prime cattle. Prime bullocks (12) averaged 187.5p (-1.3p) and sold to 192p per kg and ¬£1,248.00 gross.
PORTREE, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (April, 23rd) sold 72 store cattle, 14 breeding cattle, 16 OTM cattle and 46 sheep. Bullocks (36) averaged 219.5p and sold to 314.7p per kg for 197kg Limousin crosses from 8 Torvaig, Portree, and ¬£970 gross for a 445kg Limousin cross from 1 & 2 Stenscholl, Staffin.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts, (April, 21st) sold 425 sheep of all classes. Lambs (262) averaged ¬£45.23 and sold to ¬£80 gross for Suffolk crosses from Wester Muckernich, Tore.
DINGWALL, Dingwall andHighland Marts Ltd., (March, 30th) sold 1,006 store cattle. Bullocks (641) averaged 220.7p and sold to 280.5p per kg for a pen of 246kg Charolais crosses from Greenvale, Dunnet, and ¬£1,310 gross for the overall champion, a 585kg Charolais cross from The Cloy, Fortrose.
DINGWALL, Dingwall and Highland Marts, (March, 23rd) sold 1,542 sheep of all classes. Lambs (792) sold to ¬£80 gross for a Suffolk lamb from Breakachy, Laggan.
DINGWALL, Dingwall and Highland Marts Ltd., (March, 22nd) sold 38 prime cattle. Prime bullocks (24) averaged 186.8p (+1.2p) and sold to 202p per kg and ¬£1,286.40 gross.
DINGWALL, Dingwall and Highland Marts, (March, 9th) sold 1,262 sheep of all classes. Lambs (635) averaged ¬£51.46 and sold to ¬£80.50 gross for a Mule from Dalmagarry Farm, Tomatin.
DINGWALL, Dingwall and Highland Marts Ltd., (March, 8th) sold 49 prime cattle. Prime bullocks (14) averaged 191.8p (+3.9p) and sold to 210p per kg and ¬£1,292.10 gross.
DINGWALL, Dingwall and Highland Marts (March, 5th) sold 2 cattle, 3 horses, 8 goats, 91 sheep and 538 lots of poultry, eggs and poultry equipment at their poultry, rare & traditional breeds of livestock sale. Cattle (2) sold to ¬£250 (twice) gross for Shetland heifers from Fair A Far, Kirkhill.
DINGWALL, Dingwall and Highland Marts Ltd., (March, 2nd) sold 719 store cattle Bullocks (457) averaged 228.9p and sold to 310.3p per kg for a 290kg Limousin cross from Balvullich, Muir of Ord, and ¬£1,300 gross for a 750kg Limousin cross from Cambusmore Estate, Dornoch. Heifers (254) averaged 219.8p and sold to 288.5p per kg for a pair of 260kg Limousin crosses from Refouble, Glenferness, and ¬£1,260 gross for a pair of 550kg Simmental crosses from Bunchrew, Inverness.
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