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 Ltd, (August, 28th) sold 112 rams at its fourth annual ‚ÄėGreat from Grass' on farm sale of rams at Fearn Farm, Tain, on behalf of Messrs J Scott & Partners. Texel shearlings (44) averaged ¬£739.77 and sold to 1300 guineas.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (August 27th) sold 10,103 store lambs at their annual sale including 456 on behalf of Lewis Livestock Producers (first sale). Cheviot wedder lambs (5,562) averaged ¬£44.31 (-¬£3.26 on the year) and sold to ¬£63.00 gross twice from Invereen, Tomatin, and Achterneed Farm, Strathpeffer.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (August, 12th) sold 12,971 store lambs at their annual district sale to average ¬£50.31 (- ¬£4.11 on the year). Cheviot wedder lambs (5,865) averaged ¬£48.33 (-¬£4.00) and sold to ¬£58.00 gross from Heatherlea, Ardgay.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (July, 28th) sold 36 prime cattle. Prime bullocks (13) averaged 215.3p (+2.8p) and sold to 224p per kg and ¬£1,416.45 gross.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (July, 21st) sold 54 prime cattle. Prime bullocks (32) averaged 212.5p (+0.7p) and sold to 234p per kg and ¬£1,487.20 gross.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd, (July, 15th) sold 1,527 store cattle and 3 adult head of breeding cattle at their 12th anniversary show and sale. The Judge, Mr W.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (July, 14th) sold 37 prime cattle. Prime bullocks (22) averaged 211.8p (+2.4p) and sold to 226p per kg and ¬£1,477.50 gross.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (July, 7th) sold 45 prime cattle. Prime bullocks (24) averaged 209.4p (+3.6p) and sold to 220p per kg and ¬£1,441.30 gross.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (June, 16th) sold 26 prime cattle. Prime bullocks (21) averaged 199.1p (+3.4p) and sold to 211p per kg and ¬£1,408 gross.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (June, 23rd) sold 28 prime cattle. Prime bullocks (22) averaged 207.1p (+8.0p) and sold to 219p per kg and ¬£1,530.90 gross.
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