Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd - Sale 19 October 2020
20th October 2020
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.
Ewes (838) sold to £104 gross for a pair of Texel's from 44 Borneskitaig, Kilmuir.
Feeding sheep (178) sold to £120 for a Cheviot ram from 2 Peinlich, Glenhinisdale.
Leading prices per head
Store lambs: BF - 31 Lochbay, Waternish, £68, 2 Sartle, Staffin, £65, 6 Kilvaxter, Portree, £59; Cross – 32 Mains, Bernisdale, £67 & £60, 11 Drinan, Elgol, £58; Chev – 2 Balmeanach, Struan, £67, ½ of 4 Kilvaxter, Kilmuir, £65, 5/6 Sheader, Uig, £63; TexX – 5 Eyre, Snizort, £64, 5 Harlosh, Dunvegan, £62, Millburn, Broadford, £59.
Ewes: Chev – 2 Peinlich, £78, Cuidreach, Earlish, £75, 5 Harlosh, £70; BF – 25 Portnalong, Carbost, £57, 31 Lochbay, £56; Cross – 2 Sartle, £52, Burnside, Achachork, £50;
Feeding sheep: Chev ram – 2 Earlish, Uig, £82; BF ram – 25 Blackhill, Edinbane, £66; Chev wdr – 19 Kilmuir, Dunvegan, £66; BF wdr – 6 Kilvaxter, £63.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (November, 17th) sold 12 prime cattle. Prime bullocks (2) averaged 210.8p (+0.5p) and sold to 216.0p per kg and £1,339.00 gross.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (November, 12th) sold 1,944 store sheep. Lambs (1,305) averaged £55.15 and sold to £89 gross for a Dorset lamb from Knockdee Farm, Halkirk.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts (November 12th) sold 463 sheep and 20 goats at their rare & traditional breeds of livestock sale. Sheep (463) sold to £370 gross for a pair of Dorset gimmers from Smallburn Farms, Duffus.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (November, 11th) sold (403) weaned calves, store & breeding cattle including 67 Highland and Highland crosses. Bullocks (188) averaged 216.6p per kg and sold to 280.8p per kg for a 187kg Limousin cross from Craigton, Bonar Bridge and £980 gross for a 490kg Beef Shorthorn cross from 2 Isle of Ewe, Aultbea.
FORT WILLIAM, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd, (November, 6th) sold 340 rams at its annual sale. Blackface ram lambs (52) averaged £590.96 and sold to £4,700 gross from Allanfauld Farm, Kilsyth.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (November, 5th) sold 2,691 store sheep. Lambs (1,667) averaged £56.84 and sold to £120 gross for a pen of Suffolks from Ardvannie Croft, Edderton.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (November, 4th) sold 433 adult head of breeding cattle. Heifer with heifer calf (10) sold to £3,000 gross for a British Blue cross with a September born Limousin cross calf from the major reduction of the commercial herd from Muirton Mains, Urray.
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.