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.
FORT WILLIAM, Dingwall and Highland Marts, (February, 4th) sold 771 sheep of all classes. Lambs (385) sold to Â£70.00 gross for a Bleu du maine from Glendoe Estates, Borlum.
DINGWALL, Dingwall and Highland Marts, (January, 27th) sold 1,218 sheep of all classes. Lambs (725) averaged Â£48.35 and sold to Â£74.00 gross, (twice) for a pair of BFL and Charolais crosses from Dalmore, Alness.
LOCHMADDY, Dingwall and Highland Marts Ltd., (January, 14th) sold 195 weaned calves and store cattle 10 OTM cattle. Bullocks (110) averaged 205.7p and sold to 260p per kg for a 250kg Limousin cross from 9 Malaglate, Lochmaddy, and Â£920 gross for a 445kg Charolais cross from 16 Tigharry, Lochmaddy.
DINGWALL, Dingwall and Highland Marts Ltd., (January, 5th) sold 42 prime cattle. Prime bullocks (14) averaged 193.2p (+1.2p) and sold to 202p per kg and Â£1,346.40 gross.
Dingwall, Dingwall and Highland Marts Ltd., (December, 22nd) sold 171 lots of Christmas poultry. Oven ready turkey (134) averaged 218.8p per lb and sold to 400p per lb for a 10lb bird from Balnakyle Farm, Aberlour, and Â£53 gross for a 23lb bird from South Blachrie, Fyvie.
DINGWALL, Dingwall and Highland Marts Ltd., (December, 22nd) sold 58 prime cattle. Prime bullocks (24) averaged 193.7p (-0.3p) and sold to 211p per kg and Â£1,403.15 gross.
DINGWALL, Dingwall and Highland Marts Ltd., (December, 15th) sold 46 prime cattle. Prime bullocks (8) averaged 194.0p (-5.7p) and sold to 205p per kg and Â£1,415.70 gross.
DINGWALL, Dingwall and Highland Marts Ltd., (December, 3rd) sold 1,155 store sheep. Lambs (752) averaged Â£42.31 and sold to Â£73.50 gross for Texel crosses from Hillend, Auldearn.
DINGWALL, Dingwall &#38; Highland Marts Ltd., (December, 1st) sold 54 prime cattle. Prime bullocks (12) averaged 203.1p (-13.8p) and sold to 212p per kg and Â£1,289.05 gross.
DINGWALL, Dingwall and Highland Marts Ltd., (November, 12th) sold 1,983 store sheep. Lambs (1,149) sold to Â£75 gross for Mule ewe lambs from Lower Gaich, Dulnain Bridge.
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