Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd - Sale 23 November 2017
23rd November 2017
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (November, 23rd) sold 1,982 store sheep.
Lambs (1,186) averaged £36.04 and sold to £71 gross for a pen of Hebrideans from Bogburn Farm, Duncanston.
Ewes (654) sold to £70 gross for a Texel cross from Bunchrew Farm, Inverness.
Rams (37) sold to £145 gross for a Texel from Moy Mains, Tomatin.
Feeding sheep (105) sold to £67 gross for Cheviot wedder from 67 Strathcanaird, Ullapool.
"A mixed show on offer met a firm trade, whilst weathered and plainer types easier on the last
Leading prices per head
Lambs: Cross - Burnside, Delny, £70; Muirhead Cromarty, £60.50; TexX – Burnside, Delny, £68; Hillend, Auldearn, £66; SuffX – Muirhead, Cromarty, £53.50, Inchindown, Invergordon, £62; CharX – Muirjhead, Cromarty, £67, Braes of Enzie, Buckie, £55.50, 4 Tomich, Beauly, £55.50; BeltX – 5A Inshes, Inverness, £66, 4 Tomich, Beauly, £56; Chev – Rhifail Farm, Dingwall, £56. Braes of Enzie, Buckie, £54; BF – Greenfield Croft, Inverness, £55; Mule – Gaich Farm, Grantown on Spey, £54
Ewes: Chev – Ardlarach Farm, Tain, £68; Culligran, Struy, £67; SuffX – Muirhead, Cromarty, £57; TexX – Moy Mains, Tomatin and Glachbeg, North Kessock, £56; Mule – Culligran, Struy, £55, Lower Gartally Farm, Drumnadrochit, £52; Cross – Drynie Farm, Dingwall, £49; BF – Ardblair, Kiltarlity, £44.
Rams: TexX – Bunchrew Farm, Inverness, £110; Chev – 185 Migdale, Bonar Bridge, £75.
Feeding sheep: TexX wdr – Lochquoy Farm, Castletown, £66; ZwarX gmr – Gillahill, Kingswells, £65; Chev gmr – Broomhill, Fortrose, £65; TexX wdr – Lochquoy Farm, Castletown, £56;
FORT WILLIAM, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (November, 24th) sold 1031 store sheep of all classes. Lambs (592) sold to £67 gross for a Cheviot from Tign an Uilt, Kilchoan.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (November, 22nd) sold 805 store cattle, 153 adult head of breeding cattle 141 OTM cattle. Bullocks (417) averaged 228.1p and sold to 303.5p per kilo for a 290kg British Blue cross from Shewglie Farm, Glenurquhart, and £1,200 gross for a 605kg Limousin cross from 4 Glaick, Ardross.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (November, 21st) sold 19 prime cattle. Prime bullocks (2) averaged 219.0p (N/C) and sold to 219.0p per kg and £1,335.90 gross.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (November, 14th) sold 41 prime cattle. Prime heifers (41) averaged 216.1p (+5.2p) and sold to 244.0p per kg and £1,419.00 gross.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (November, 9th) sold 3,314 store sheep. Lambs (2,171) sold to £69 gross for a pen of Texel cross lambs Moulinard House, Tain.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (November, 8th) sold 337 weaned calves, store & breeding cattle including 98 Highland and Highland crosses. Bullocks (112) averaged 191.9p and sold to 247.2p per kilo and £1,115 gross for a pen of 451kg Limousin crosses from Towerhill, Thurso.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (November, 7th) sold 20 prime cattle. Prime bullocks (3) averaged 211.7 (-4.9p) and sold to 214.0p per kg and £1,112.80 gross.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (November, 2nd) sold 3,224 store sheep. Lambs (2239) averaged £41.26 and sold to £88 gross for a Texel cross from Wester Raddery, Fortrose.
FORT WILLIAM, Dingwall and Highland Marts Ltd., (October, 14th) sold 259 weaned calves and store cattle, 24 OTM cattle and 8 adult head of breeding cattle. Bullocks (183) averaged 221.4p and sold to 286.3p per kg for a pen of 255kg Simmental crosses from Moy Farm, Banavie, and £940 gross for a 490kg Simmental cross from 7 Back of Keppoch, Arisaig.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd, (October, 6th) sold 136 rams at its annual show and sale of Blackface rams, sponsored by PKN Nutrition and Scottish Woodlands. The overall champion was a shearling from Messrs MacDonald, Dalbuiack, Carrbridge, realising £1,000 to Mrs M.
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