Dingwall & Highland Marts - Sale 10 May 2012
9th May 2012
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts, (May, 10th) sold 549 sheep of all classes.
Lambs (146) sold to £73 gross for Cheviots from 124 West Langwell, Rogart.
Prime and feeding ewes (230) sold to £82 gross twice for Texel crosses from Lochdhu Farm, Nairn, and Mules from 5 Tomich, Beauly.
Rams and feeding sheep (20) sold to £95 gross for a Charollais from Tulloch Farm, Dingwall.
Ewes with single lambs at foot (72) sold to £142 gross for a Cheviot Mule ewe with a Texel cross lamb from Bogallan, North Kessock.
Ewes and gimmers with twin lambs at foot (65) sold to £152 gross for Cheviots with a Suffolks cross lambs from Ardview, Portachuillin.
Other leading prices per head
Lambs: TexX - 19 Cabrich, Kirkhill, £72, Wester Muckernich, Tore, £70; Cross - Wester Muckernich, £71; Mule - Blackford Farm, Croy, £70; Chev - Geise Farm, Thurso, £70, Wester Muckernich, and 19 Cabrich, £67; CharX - Lochdhu, £68; BF - Blackford Farm, £65; SuffX - Wester Muckernich, £64.
Ewes: Mule - Cantraybridge College, Croy, £80, Kinnahaird, £68; Beltex - Marian, Evanton, £80; CHM - Kinnahaird Farm, Contin, £80, £70; HB - Lochdhu, £80; TexX - Lochdhu, £80; Chev - 192 The Doll, Brora, £79, Inverbrora, Brora, £75; SuffX - 192 The Doll, £74, Lochdhu, £70.
Rams: Chev - Syall, Ardgay, £80; Tex - Wester Croachy, Aberarder, £70; Suff - Weydale Farm, £68.
Ewe with single lamb at foot: TexX - Bogallan, £128; Chev - 1 Wester Alligan, Torridon, £125.
Ewe with twin lambs at foot: Mule - 5 Tomich, £142; Chev - 1 Laide, Achnasheen, £140; BF - 11 Diabaig, Torridon, £135; BFL - 5 Tomich, £135; SuffX - Cuilaneilan, Kinlochewe, £135.
Gimmer with twin lambs at foot: Chev - The Gate, Shieldaig, £125.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts, (February, 25th) sold 2,657 sheep of all classes. Lambs (1,147) averaged Â£53.16 and sold to Â£88 gross for Swaledale crosses from Leys Castle, Inverness.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (February, 25th) sold 16 registered Cheviot females and Blackface females at its show and sale kindly sponsored by Harbro. The main register Cheviot judge Mr J.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (February, 24th) sold 49 prime cattle. Prime bullocks (36) averaged 211.2p (-3.6p) and sold to 228p per kg and Â£1,508.00 gross.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (February, 18th) sold 501 store cattle, 16 adult head of breeding cattle and 48 OTM cattle. Bullocks (257) averaged 247.9p and sold to 302.9p per kg for a 340kg Charolais cross from Pitmain Farm, Kingussie, and Â£1,430 gross for a 695kg Simmental cross from Inshes Farm, Inshes.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (February, 17th) sold 73 prime cattle. Prime bullocks (36) averaged 214.8p (+2.6p) and sold to 231p per kg and Â£1,483.90 gross.
FORT WILLIAM, Dingwall & Highland Marts, (February, 5th) sold 716 sheep of all classes. Lambs (435) averaged Â£44.33 and sold to Â£94.00 gross for a Suffolk cross from Hillside Farm, Kilchoan.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (February, 4th) sold 123 weaned calves and store cattle, 3 Breeding cattle and 47 OTM cattle. Bullocks (65) averaged 231.8p and sold to 272.3p per kilo for a pen of 325kg Simmental crosses from Brenachie, Kildary, and Â£1,260 gross for 568kg Limousin crosses from Conan Mains, Conon Mains.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (February, 3rd) sold 60 prime cattle. Prime bullocks (27) averaged 210.2p (-8.1p) and sold to 222p per kg and Â£1,544.40 gross.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts, (January, 28th) sold 2955 sheep of all classes. Lambs (2280) averaged Â£57.88 and sold to Â£88.50 gross for Texel crosses from Teanluick, Beauly.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (January, 27th) sold 40 prime cattle. Prime bullocks (22) averaged 218.3p (+4.9p) and sold to 224p per kg and Â£1,482.40 gross.
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