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 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.
DINGWALL, Dingwall and Highland Marts (November, 7th) sold 2 cattle, 3 horses, 22 goats, 1007 sheep including 109 Zwartbles, and 508 lots of poultry, eggs and poultry equipment at their poultry, rare &#38;#38; traditional breeds of livestock sale. Cattle (2) sold to Â£480 gross for a Dexter cow with calf at foot from Achnahinich, Plockton.
DINGWALL, Dingwall and Highland Marts Ltd., (November, 4th) sold 584 weaned calves and store cattle. Stot calves (193) averaged 228.5p and sold to 322.2p per kilo and Â£1,160 gross for 360kg Limousin cross from Lochdhu, Nairn.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (October, 22nd) sold 2,868 store sheep. Lambs (1,906) averaged Â£45.27 and sold to Â£74 gross for Texels from Burnside Croft, Jamestown.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (October, 20th) sold 48 prime cattle. Prime bullocks (18) averaged 206.2p (-10.5p) and sold to 214p per kg and Â£1,438.20 gross.
STORNOWAY, Dingwall and Highland Marts Ltd., (October, 15th) sold 1,701 sheep. Store lambs (630) sold to Â£52 gross for Suffolk crosses from 13 Cross Skigersta Road, Ness.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (October, 13th) sold 47 prime cattle. Prime bullocks (9) averaged 216.7p (-2.1p) and sold to 228p per kg and Â£1,459.35 gross.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (October, 14th) sold 1630 weaned calves at their second annual district ballot show and sale. The judge, Mr G.
PORTREE, Dingwall and Highland Marts Ltd., (October, 12th) sold 103 weaned calves and store cattle, 6 breeding cattle and 38 OTM cattle. Bullocks (52) averaged 218.5p and sold to 250.0p per kg for a pair of 180kg Charolais crosses from 5 Borreraig, Dunvegan, and Â£800 gross for a 420kg Limousin cross from 4 Treaslane, Skeabost Bridge.
FORT WILLIAM, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (October 8th) sold 2,076 store sheep of all classes. Lambs (1,148) sold to Â£65.50 gross for Suffolk crosses from Blargie Farm, Laggan.
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