Dingwall And Highland Marts Ltd - Sale 15 October 2020
16th October 2020
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.
Heifers (88) averaged 206.9p and sold to 250.0p per kg for a pair of 220kg Limousin crosses from Keppoch Farms, Roy Bridge, and £670 gross for a 365kg Limousin cross from Insh Farm, Spean Bridge.
Young Bulls (4) sold to 317.9p per kg and £620 gross for a pen of 195kg Charolais crosses from Moy Farm, Banavie.
Breeding cattle (3) sold to £780 gross for an in calf Simmental cross cow from Luinga Mhor, Arisaig.
OTM cattle (30) sold to 134.7p per kg for a 735kg Limousin cross cow from 8, 9 & 10 Cuilchenna, Onich, and £1,010 gross for a 805kg Aberdeen Angus cross cow from Toriri, Corpach.
Other leading prices per head and per kg
Bullocks up to 200kg - 6 Bracara, Morar, £500, Change House, Isle of Canna, 280.0p; 201-250kg - Branault, Acharacle, £670, Keppoch Farms, 268.1p; 251-300kg – National Trust for Scotland, Isle of Canna, £770, Keppoch Farms, 259.3p; 301-350kg – Toriri, £780, 236.4p; 351-400kg – Luinga Mhor, £860, 2 & 3 Kinloid, 216.7p.
Heifers up to 200kg – Isle of Canna, £360, Ardnamurchan Estates, 206.9p; 201-250kg – 6 Bracara, £590 (twice), Keppoch Farms, 240.8p; 251-300kg – 8, 9 & 10 Cuilchenna, £630, 233.3p; 301-350kg – 73-75 Achosnich, Ardnamurchan, £560.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd, (July, 21st) sold 1,322 store cattle at their 18th anniversary sale sponsored by Conanvet, Ardlair, Conon Bridge. The Judge, Mr D Moir, Moir Livestock, Cairness chose his overall champion in the show sponsored by Conanvet, and 1st Prize Best Heifer a 435kg, 15 month old Limousin cross from Messrs J Munro & Son, Invercharron, Ardgay which realised £2,300 and sold to Moir Livestock, Cairness.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (July, 6th) sold 13 prime cattle. Prime bullocks (7) averaged 235.7p (-2.0p) and sold to 255.0p per kg and £1,466.25 gross.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (June, 9th) sold 170 store cattle and 112 adult head of breeding cattle and 137 OTM cattle. Bullocks (77) averaged 248.9p and sold to 300.0p per kg for a 215kg Simmental cross from Proncy Farm, Dornoch and £1,150 gross for a pair of 527kg Beef Shorthorn crosses from Todholes, Thurso.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts, (June, 8th) sold 471 sheep of all classes. Hoggs (85) sold to £128 gross for a pair of Cheviots from Ose Farm, Struan.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (June, 8th) sold 14 prime cattle. Prime bullocks (3) averaged 234.3p (-0.8p) and sold to 237.0p per kg and £1,521.00 gross.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (June, 1st) sold 9 prime cattle. Prime bullocks (3) averaged 235.1p (+7.9p) and sold to 239.0p per kg and £1,505.70 gross.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (May, 26th) sold 220 store cattle, 149 adult head of breeding cattle and 78 OTM cattle. Bullocks (102) averaged 250.8p and sold to 323.1p per kg for a 195kg Limousin cross from 6 Bracara, Morar and £1,460 gross for a 660kg Limousin cross from Bog of Auchterflow, Munlochy.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (May, 19th) sold 89 pedigree and commercial Luing cattle at their annual spring breeding sale. Pedigree bulling heifers (74) averaged £1,587.34 and sold to 3,400gns (Lots 64 & 65) (£3,570.00) twice for 25-month-old heifers from Mr F Scott Renwick, Inverbroom and Mr Farquhar Renwick, Clachan Farm both to Messrs James McCaig Farms, Wester Jawcraig, Falkirk.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (May, 19th) sold 323 adult head of breeding cattle at their special sale. Commercial bulling heifers (144) sold to £1,680 gross for a pen of Whitebred Shorthorn crosses from Dell Farm, Farr.
DINGWALL, ., (May, 18th) sold 12 prime cattle. Prime bullocks (4) averaged 238.9p (+0.3p) and sold to 244.0p per kg and £1,611.60 gross.