Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd - Sale 13 August 2020
13th August 2020
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (August, 13th) sold 4,608 store lambs at an
average of £62.63.
Beltex (670) averaged £56.90 and sold to £83 gross from Fearn Farm, Fearn.
Texel (1,272) averaged £65.71 and sold to £87.50 gross from Wester Craiglands, Fortrose.
Suffolk (1,018) averaged £67.18 and sold to £82.50 gross from Kirkfield Farm, Castletown.
Mule (323) averaged £66.85 and sold to £74.50 gross from Cawdor Estate, Nairn.
Cheviot (462) averaged £54.95 and sold to £69 gross from 211 Upper Birichen, Dornoch.
Charollais (510) averaged £66.27 and sold to £74 gross from Dunain Mains, Inverness.
Cheviot Mule (45) averaged £73.42 and sold to £90 gross from Wester Craiglands, Fortrose.
Meatlinc (50) averaged £65.44 and sold to £76.50 gross from Sumardale, Struan.
Other breeds (258) averaged £43.27 and sold to £70 gross from Dunlichity Farm, Farr.
"With more hill type lambs on offer, all classes fully maintained last week's strong trade"
Other leading prices per head:
Lambs: BeltX - Fearn Farm, £74, Kirkfield Farm, £70, Traigh Farm, Arisaig, £70; TexX – 2 Dounie, Edderton, £86.50, £85,50, £85, 256 West Rearquhar, £84.50, 3 Kinbeachie, Culbokie, £79.50, 34 Liniclate, Benbecula, £78.50; SuffX – Wester Craiglands, £79.50, Garbeg, Drumnadrochit, £79.50, £75.50, Milton Farm, Aberarder, £75.50, The Arr, Lethen, £73, Fendom Farm, Tain, £73; Mule – Aberarder Estate, £72, Milton Farm, £69.50; Chev – Arisaig Farms, £68, Achtemerack, Drumnadrochit, £68; CharX – Holly House, Conon Bridge, £72, Dunain Mains, £72, Dunlichity Farm, £71.50, Ballicherry Farm, Balblair, £70; Cheviot Mule – Wester Craiglands, £84, Ballicherry Farm, £74.50, £73.50; MTX – Sumardale, £72.50.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (October, 29th) sold 3,025 store sheep. Lambs (2,151) averaged £54.77 and sold to £78 gross (twice) for a pen of Texel crosses from 2 Cragganvallie, Kiltarlity and for a pen of Beltex crosses from Wester Coillemore, Invergordon.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (October, 28th) sold 340 weaned calves and store cattle. Store bullocks (215) averaged 229.3p and sold to 288.0p per kilo for a 250kg Limousin cross from Little Croy Farm, Croy and £1,160.00 for a 615kg Simmental cross from 27 Portgower, Helmsdale.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (October 26th) sold 185 rams at its continental ram sale. Texel (83) sold to £1,050 gross for a shearling from Veltigar, Tankerness.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd, (October, 23rd) sold 586 rams at its annual sale of North County Hill Cheviots. Shearlings (94) sold to £3,200 gross twice from Rhifail Farms.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (October, 21st) sold 544 weaned calves and store cattle and 8 adult head of breeding cattle. Stot calves (332) averaged 230.5p (last year 207.9p) and sold to 329.0p per kilo for a pair of 152kg Charolais crosses from Dunlichity Farm, Farr and £1,300 for a 745kg Limousin cross from Achavraat, Nairn.
FORT WILLIAM, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (October, 20th) sold 1,719 store sheep of all classes. Lambs (873) sold to £70.50 gross for Cheviot's from South Laggan, Spean Bridge.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (October, 20th) sold 11 prime cattle. Prime bullocks (3) averaged 209.3p and sold to 210.0p per kg and £1,320.80 gross.
PORTREE, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (October, 19th) sold 2,052 store sheep of all classes. Lambs (1,036) sold to £69 gross for a Cheviot from 8 Digg, Staffin.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (October, 16th) sold 4,938 store sheep. Lambs (3,467) averaged £57.69 (last year £47.43) and sold to £79 gross for a Beltex cross from Carn Raineach, Applecross and for a pen of Suffolk crosses from Balvaird Farm, Muir of Ord.
FORT WILLIAM, Dingwall and Highland Marts Ltd., (October, 15th) sold 231 weaned calves and store cattle, 30 OTM cattle and 3 adult head of breeding cattle. Bullocks (139) averaged 240.7p and sold to 282.1p per kg for a pair of 140kg Limousin crosses from Ardnamurchan Estates, Kilchoan, and £870 gross for a pair of 420kg Salers crosses from 2 & 3 Kinloid, Arisaig.