Dingwall & Highland Marts- Sale 14th June 2012
13th June 2012
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts, (June, 14th) sold 535 sheep of all classes.
Lambs (61) sold to £76 gross for a Suffolk cross from Fassock, Kiltarlity.
Prime and feeding ewes (276) sold to £92 gross for Texels from Woodside, Muir of Tarradale.
Rams and feeding sheep (32) sold to £80 gross for a Texel ram from Eilean Darrach, Dundonnell.
Gimmers with twin lambs at foot (1) sold at £150 gross for a Texel with Texel cross lambs at foot from Croft Martin, Kingussie.
Ewes with single lambs at foot (58) sold to £142 gross for Texels with Texel lambs from Croft Martin.
Ewes with twin lambs at foot (107) sold to £170 gross for Blackfaces with Blackface lambs from Auchnafearn.
"Feeding lambs & ewes met an excellent demand, ewes with lambs at foot sold exceptionally well"
Other leading prices per head
Lambs: BeltX - Woodside, £70; TexX - 13 Nether Inshes, Inverness, £68; Chev - Mid Coul, Culblair, £60; SuffX - 13 Nether Inshes, £54; Cross - Kilmartin, Glenurquhart, £50; BF - Kilmartin, £44.
Ewes: SuffX - Redhill, Allanfearn, £91; TexX - Wester Raddery, Fortrose, £87; Chev - Bogburn, Duncanston, £84; Mule - Druid Temple, Old Edinburgh Road, £83; Dors - Bogburn, £78; Cross - Balnabual, Dalcross, £71; BF - Wester Rarichie, Nigg, £66.
Rams & Feeding Sheep: BFL - Druid Temple, £80; Tex - Mid Coul, £76; Chev - Rhifail Farms, £76; BF - Fassock, £61.
Ewe with single lamb at foot: Chev - Eilean Darrach, £138; BF - Auchnafearn, £150.
Ewe with twin lambs at foot: BF - Auchnafearn, £168; Tex - Croft Martin, £115.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (December, 16th) sold 80 prime cattle. Prime bullocks (30) averaged 213p (-8.6p) and sold to 230p per kg and Â£1,565.60 gross.
DINGWALL, Dingwall and Highland Marts Ltd., (December, 10th) sold 162 weaned calves and store cattle, 26 adult head of breeding cattle and 104 OTM cattle. Bullocks (85) averaged 236.6p per kilo and sold to 304.5p per kilo for 220kg Charolais crosses from Corriebheinn Farm, Portree, and Â£1,180 gross for 568kg Shorthorn crosses from Badden, Kiltarlity.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (December, 4th) sold 1,507 store sheep. Lambs (941) averaged Â£52.54 and sold to Â£83 gross for Beltex crosses from Lower Geanies, Fearn.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (December, 2nd) sold 45 prime cattle. Prime bullocks (25) averaged 214.3p (-15.9p) and sold to 231p per kg and Â£1,512.30 gross.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (November, 27th) sold 2,585 store sheep. Lambs (1,740) averaged Â£53.22 and sold to Â£87 gross for a pen Suffolks from Garfield, Dingwall.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (November, 26th) sold 561 weaned calves and store cattle, 27 adult head of breeding cattle 149 OTM cattle. Weaned bullocks (234) averaged 248p and sold to 307.7p per kilo for a 195kg Limousin cross from Cranford, Gollanfield, and Â£1,260 gross for a 565kg Charolais cross from Torgormack, Beauly.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (November, 25th) sold 101 prime cattle at its Christmas Show & Sale sponsored by The Royal Bank of Scotland, John M. Munro Butchers, MacRae & Dick Landrover Centre, Craiglands Quarry, and Scot JCB and judged by Mr W.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (November, 18th) sold 40 prime cattle. Prime bullocks (10) averaged 213.2p (-8.3p) and sold to 233p per kg for a 575kg Shorthorn cross from Sanquhar Mains, Forres, and Â£1,483.20 gross for a 720kg Simmental cross from Docharty Farm, Dingwall.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (November, 13th) sold 2,360 store sheep. Lambs (1,452) averaged Â£50.32 and sold to Â£75.50 gross for Texel crosses from Langal, Argyll.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (November, 12th) sold 170 weaned calves and store cattle. Bullocks (78) averaged 239.2p and sold to 290.3p per kilo for a pen of 248kg Charolais crosses from Bernera Farm, Glenelg, and Â£970 gross for a 460kg Luing cross from 41 Croick, Halladale.
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