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 & Highland Marts Ltd., (April, 29th) sold 662 store cattle and 85 OTM cattle. Bullocks (375) averaged 238.8p and sold to 322.4p per kg for a pen of 214kg Limousin crosses from Drumgask, Laggan, and Â£1,340 gross for a 660kg Charolais cross from Alterwall, Lyth.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (April, 28th) sold 41 prime cattle. Prime bullocks (34) averaged 201.1p (+0.1p) and sold to 215p per kg and Â£1,406.00 gross.
PORTREE, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (April, 25th) sold 56 store cattle, 2 breeding cattle, 4 OTM cattle and 31 sheep. Bullocks (26) averaged 231.2p and sold to 293.8p per kg for 160kg Limousin crosses from 5 Eyre, Snizort, and Â£1,150 gross for a 550kg Limousin cross from 2 Eynort, Carbost.
LOCHMADDY, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (April, 24th) sold 87 store cattle, 1 adult head breeding cattle and 79 store sheep. Bullocks (43) averaged 220.0p and sold to 261.8p per kg for a 275kg Limousin cross from 21 Grenitote, Sollas, and Â£1080 gross for a 525kg Charolais cross from Glebe, Tigharry.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts, (April, 23rd) sold 383 sheep of all classes. Lambs (185) sold to Â£77 gross for Crosses from Shewglie, Glenurquhart.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (April, 22nd) sold 25 pedigree bulls at their annual show and sale sponsored by Messrs Mackenzie, Whitebog, Fortrose, Aardvark Contracting Limited, Fortrose & Bank of Scotland. The judge, Mr Liam Muir, Upper Onston, Stenness, Orkney, awarded the Champion to Brims Invincible, a 27 month old Limousin by Tehix, from Messrs W.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (April, 21st) sold 68 prime cattle. Prime bullocks (42) averaged 201p (+0.2p) and sold to 217p per kg and Â£1,369.90 gross.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (April 15th) sold 629 store cattle and 113 breeding heifers & 26 OTM cattle. Store bullocks (331) averaged 241.2p and sold to 295.8p per kg for a pen of 240kg Romagnola crosses from Calrossie Mains, Nigg, and Â£1,250 gross for a 560kg Charolais cross from 2 Lochend, Barrock.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (April, 14th) sold 57 prime cattle. Prime bullocks (35) averaged 200.8p (-4.9p) and sold to 213p per kg and Â£1,362.20 gross.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts, (April, 9th) sold 860 sheep of all classes. Lambs (493) averaged Â£57.31 and sold to Â£98 gross for Suffolk crosses from Shewglie, Glenurquhart.
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