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., (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.
STORNOWAY, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (October, 12th) sold 1,941 sheep of all classes. Lambs (858) sold to £90 gross for a Cheviot from 6 Glen Kyles, Leverburgh, Isle of Harris.