Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd - Sheep Sale 14 October 2016
15th October 2016
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (October, 14th) sold 6,831 store sheep.
Lambs (5,038) averaged £46.57 and sold to £69.50 for Texel crosses from Croft 8, Inverness.
Gimmers (124) sold to £125 for Texel crosses from Cambusmore Estate, Dornoch.
Ewes (1,559) sold to £90 for Mules from Simpsons Croft, Scotsburn.
Feeding sheep (89) sold to £67 for a Cross wedder from Lynroich, Gorthleck.
Rams (21) sold to £115 for a Suffolk ram from Cadbollmount, Fearn.
"A good show of lambs met an extremely keen demand. All classes of ewes also sold well."
Other leading prices per head
Lambs: Chev - Knockglass, Dornoch and 21 Baligill, Thurso, £68, Burnbank, Isle of Canna, £65.50, Comar, Cannich, £64.50; BeltX – Glenurquhart Farm, Cromarty, £66, Grenville, Kiltarlity, £65, Tullyglens, Dunphail, £63; SuffX – 15 Burns Crescent, Dingwall and Fiddlefield, Muir of Ord, £65, Kirkfield, Olrig, £63, Calrossie Mains, Nigg, £62; Mule – Woodside of Culloden, Inverness, £64.50, Achnabat, Torness, £64, Lower Gartally, Drumnadrochit, £63; TexX – 1 Lochlait, Abriachan and 38 Lodge Hill Park, Nairn, £64, Lower Gartally (twice) and Netherside, Castletown, £63, Dell Farm, Whitebridge, £62.50; Cross – Ardnamurchan Estate, Cromarty, £61, 1 Drimsdale, Lochboisdale, £60.50, Achnabat, £60; ZwbX – Comar, £61; CHM – Tullyglens, £61, Calrossie Mains and Achnabat, £58.50; LlyX – Bramblewood, Balblair, £60.
Gimmers: TexX – Cambusmore Estate, £120; Chev – Sumardale, Isle of Skye, £90; Cross – Mid Fearn Farm, Ardgay, £70; BF - The Whitehouse, Rosskill, £62.
Ewes: Chev – 3 Balnabeen, Conon Bridge, £77, 9 Sconser, Isle of Skye and Courthill, Tain, £71, Woodlands, Dingwall, £68; TexX – 6/10 Airdens, Bonar Bridge, £75, Invercharron, Ardgay, £70, 12 Airdens, Bonar Bridge, £68; Mule – Calrossie Mains, £73, Simpsons Croft, £70; Cross – Wester Balloan, Urray, £59; BF – Carn Elrig, Nethybridge, £53.
Feeding sheep: SuffX wdr – Tullyglens, £63; Chev wdr – 10 Culduie, Applecross, £58; BF rig – Dell Farm, £58.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (June, 21st) sold 139 store cattle and 12 adult head of breeding cattle. Bullocks (73) averaged 249.1p and sold to 381.8p per kg for a 110kg Limousin cross from 1 Kilbride, Broadford, and £1,230.00 gross for a 630kg Saler cross from Milton Farm, Aberarder.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (June, 20th) sold 18 prime cattle. Prime bullocks (10) averaged 221.1p (-3.2p) and sold to 228.0p per kg and £1,412.55 gross.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts, (June, 7th) sold 423 sheep of all classes. Lambs (102) sold to £77 gross for Cheviots from Allt Nan Subh, Dornie.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (June, 6th) sold 7 prime cattle. Prime bullocks (5) averaged 220.9p (-0.1p) and sold to 227.0p per kg and £1,369.60 gross.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (May, 30th) sold 4 prime cattle. Prime bullocks (2) averaged 221.0p (+3.8p) and sold to 222.0p per kg and £1,320.90 gross.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (May, 24th) sold 294 store cattle. Bullocks (154) averaged 251.4p and sold to 339.4p per kg for a pen of 218kg Simmental crosses from Proncy Farm, Dornoch, and £1,200 gross for a 585kg Simmental cross from 87 Torrobole, Lairg.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (May, 17th) sold 103 pedigree and commercial Luing cattle at their ninth annual spring breeding sale sponsored by W & A Geddes and Harbro Ltd. Pedigree bulling heifers (74) averaged £1,519.52 and sold to 1,995gns (£1,900), twice for 25 month old heifers from Mr F Scott Renwick, Inverbroom Farm, Ullapool, to A & C Matheson, Upper Bogrow, Tain.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (May, 16th) sold 10 prime cattle. Prime bullocks (5) averaged 211.0p (-3.7p) and sold to 219.0p per kg and £1,333.00 gross.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (May, 10th) sold 463 store cattle. Bullocks (231) averaged 245.5p and sold to 294.3p per kg for a 265kg Charolais cross from Corriebheinn Farms, Portree, and £1,390 gross for a pair of 652kg Aberdeen Angus crosses from Wester Moy, Urray.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (May, 9th) sold 18 prime cattle. Prime bullocks (9) averaged 214.7p (-3.3p) and sold to 220.0p per kg and £1,344.00 gross.
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