Dingwall & Highland Marts - Sale 27 February 2008
27th February 2008
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (February 27th) sold 2,313
sheep of all classes.
Store lambs (1,535) sold to £52 for Texel crosses from Cypress Cottage,
Achterneed, and for Cheviots from No. 220 Birichen, Dornoch.
Breeding sheep (311) sold to £76 for Suffolk cross gimmers and Texel
cross ewes scanned with twins both from a dispersal off Penick Farm,
Feeding sheep (467) sold to £58 for Suffolks from whitebog, Rosemarkie.
"All classes of store lambs, prime and feeding ewes and rams, in lamb
ewes met a more selective enquiry"
Leading prices per head
Store lambs: TexX - No, 20 Ruisaurie, Beauly, £50; Chev - Humpton,
Spinningdale, £50; SuffX - No. 20 Ruisaurie, £48.50; Cross - Rhannich
Farm, Edderton, £48; Suff - No. 3 Eyenort, Carbost, £47.50; BF - No. 6
Woodside of Culloden, Inverness, £43; Mule - No. 6 Woodside of Culloden,
Feeding ewes: Mule - Druid Temple, £53; Chev - Lochdhu, Nairn, £49;
SuffX - Inchindown, £48; BFL - Whitebog, £47; Char - Whitebog, £44.50;
Cross - Cadbollmount, fearn, £38; BF - No. 6 Woodside of Culloden,
Feeding rams: Suff - Tulloch Farm, Dingwall, £56; Chev - No. 3 Lower
Pitkerrie, Fearn, £55.50; BF - Humpton, Spinningdale, £33.
Dispersal off Penick Farm: Gimmers in lamb: TexX - £74; SuffX - £65.
Ewes in lamb: TexX - £72; SuffX - £63; BDM - £53.
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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