Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd - Sale 13 May 2020
13th May 2020
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (May, 13th) sold 683 store cattle.
Bullocks (336) averaged 219.9p and sold to 273.1p per kg for a pair of 216kg Limousin crosses from 1 Obbe Road, Leverburgh and £1,185 gross for a 595kg Simmental cross from Kincraig Farm, Invergordon.
Heifers (327) averaged 213.8p and sold to 300.0p per kg for a 420kg Aberdeen Angus cross from Kincraig Farm and £1,320 gross for a 530kg Charolais cross also from Kincraig Farm.
Young bulls (20) sold to 250.0p per kg for a 152kg Whitebred Shorthorn from Mucomir Farm, Spean Bridge and £1,000 gross for a 465kg Limousin from Strone Farm, Banavie.
"All classes met a firm trade with all types keenly bid for."
Other leading prices per head and per kg:
Bullocks up to 250kg - Moy Farm, Banavie, £660, 269.4p; 251-300kg - Balmaglaster, Spean Bridge, £735, 273.1p; 301-350kg – Moy Farm, £860, 261.6p; 351-400kg – The Arr, Lethen, £955, Raitcastle Farm, Nairn, 252.1p; 401-450kg – Easter Craggach, Kirkhill, £1,030, Meikle Geddes Farm, Nairn, 234.5p; 451-500kg – Kirkton Farm, Golspie, £1,120, 235.5p; 501-550kg – Kincraig Farm, £1,125, Borowston Mains, Thurso, 211.9p; 551-600kg – Kincraig Farm, £1,155, 205.2p.
Heifers up to 250kg – Moy Farm, £610, Hillcrest, Kyle, 282.9p; 251-300kg – Ardtornish Farms, Morven, £745, Insh Farm, Spean Bridge, 253.9p; 301-350kg – Pitmain, Kingussie, £840, 254.6p; 351-400kg – Raitcastle & Park Farm, Nairn, £900, 243.2p; 401-450kg – Kincraig Farm, £1,260, Raitcastle Farm, 234.1p; 451-500kg – Kincraig Farm, £1,100, 224.5p; 501-550kg – 6 Balnabeen, Conon Bridge, £1,085, Kincraig Farm, 249.12p; 551-600kg – Kincraig Farm, £1,185, 209.7p.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (May, 13th) sold 107 OTM cattle.
OTM prime & feeding cows (99) averaged 128.9p and sold to 172.4p per kg for a 750kg Beef Shorthorn from Todholes, Thurso, and £1,290 gross for a 935kg Limousin cross from Drumsmittal Croft, North Kessock.
OTM prime & feeding bulls (8) sold to 119.5p per kg and £1,410 gross for an 1180kg Limousin Knocknagael, Inverness.
Other leading prices per head:
OTM prime & feeding cows: Kildun, Dingwall, (Lim), £1,210; Kindeace, Alness, (SalX), £1,170; Kindeace, (AAX), £1,170; Kindeace, (BRBX), £1,150; 192 The Doll, Brora, (LimX), £1,150; Polly Estates, Ullapool, (Lui), £1,050; Balnuran, Culloden Moor, (ShoX), £1,050; Upper Duntulm, Kilmuir, (SimX), £1,030; Raitcastle, Nairn, (GasX), £1,030.
Other leading prices per kg:
OTM prime & feeding cows: Balintraid, Invergordon, (AAX), 158.3p; 1 Borrodale, Glendale, (LimX), 157.7p; Morvich Farm, Rogart, (SimX), 157.5p; Kindeace, (SalX), 151.0p; Raitcastle, (BShoX), 148.3p; Upper Duntulm, (SimX), 146.1p; Kindeace, (BRBX), 142.0p; Groam, Kirkhill, (CharX), 138.6p.