Dingwall & Highland Mart Ltd - Sale 5 November 2020
5th November 2020
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.
Ewes (699) sold to £122 gross for a Texel from Woodside, Strathpeffer.
Gimmers (56) sold to £92 gross for a Cheviot from Redfield, North Kessock.
Rams (80) sold to £380 gross for a Texel from Lochdhu, Nairn.
Feeding Sheep (189) sold to £100 gross for a pen of Cheviot wedders from Invercannich House, Beauly.
‘All classes of stock met a fast trade and followed recent trends. Fleshed lambs would see the biggest increase on the week with the increase on prime price'
Other leading prices per head
Lambs: TexX - Sibster Burn, Halkirk, £84, Culligran, Beauly, £78.50, Achagour, Glenferness, £77; Chev – Woodside, £80, 6 Aird, Sleat, £71, Badden, Kiltarlity, £71; SuffX – Kirkfield, Castletown, £79, £77, Culligran, £75.50, 186 Migdale, Bonar Bridge, £74.50; Cross – MacRitchie’s Croft, Dingwall, £74, Bundalloch Sheep Stock Club, Dornie, £72, No 5 Englishtonmuir, Bunchrew, £71; BeltX – 15 Glenconon, Uig, £72, Tullyglens, Dunphail £68.50; Mule – Gorthleck Mains, Inverness, £70.50; BF – 15 Glenconon, £67, Borlum Farm, Fort Augustus, £63.50.
Ewes: Chev - Druim Torrach Croft, North Uist, £120, Kildonan Farm, Isle of Eigg, £100, Scuddaburgh Farm, Portree, £91; TexX – Redfield, £90, Badanloch, £90, Culligran, £87; Zwx – 217 Rossal, Rogart, £80, Cross – Lower Geanies, Fearn, £69.50; BF – 1 & 8 Drynoch, Carbost, £62.
Gimmers – Chev – Druim Torrach Croft, £88, Redfield, £80, Kildonan Farm, £75; Cross – 217 Rossal, £75; BF – 22 Achfrish, Shinness, £74.
Rams: SuffX – The Arr, Lethen, £350; Suff – The Arr, £320; Chev – Clachan Farm, Inverbroom, £300, Bex – Lower Geanies, £250; Tex – Lochdhu, £220.
Feeding Sheep: TexX ewe – Mayfield, Thurso, £99, £96; TexX wdr – Woodside, £95, Chev ewe – 186 Migdale, £89; Chev wdr – 27 Portgower, Helmsdale, £75.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (January 20th) sold 670 store cattle, 5 adult head of breeding cattle 111 OTM cattle. Bullocks (441) averaged 242.3p and sold to 287.7p per kilo for a pen of 285kg Limousin crosses from Cambusmore Estate, Dornoch and £1,300 gross twice for a pen of 583kg Aberdeen Angus crosses from South Balkeith, Tain, and for a pair of 605kg Simmental crosses from Braelangwell, Balblair. Heifers (222) averaged 232.1p and sold to 334.4p per kilo for a 305kg British Blue cross from Shewglie Farmers, Glenurquhart and £1,600 gross for a 505kg Limousin cross from The Antlers, Occumster.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts, (January, 14th) sold 2,968 sheep of all classes. Lambs (1,854) averaged £74.73 and sold to £130 for a Texel cross from Midbadgrinan, Culbokie.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (January, 12th) sold 12 prime cattle. Prime bullocks (3) averaged 212.4p (+1.4p) and sold to 215.0p per kg and £1,420.40 gross.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (January, 5th) sold 10 prime cattle. Prime bullocks (1) averaged 211.0p (-5.0p) and sold to 211.0p per kg and £1,297.65 gross.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (December, 16th) sold 33 MV accredited pedigree females at its annual sale. In lamb gimmers: Beltex sold to 1,500gns from Lochend Farm, Denny.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (December, 22nd) sold 16 prime cattle. Prime bullocks (2) averaged 216.0p (+16.6p) and sold to 216.0p per kg twice and £1,285.20 gross.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (December 9th) sold 56 store cattle, 2 adult head of breeding cattle 67 OTM cattle. Bullocks (20) averaged 211.1p and sold to 242.9p per kilo for a 175kg Aberdeen Angus from Swordale Farm, Bonar Bridge and £775 gross for a 400kg Beef Shorthorn from 80 West Saval Lairg.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (December, 8th) sold 10 prime cattle. Prime heifers (10) averaged 209.8p (-1.4p) and sold to 221.0p per kg and £1,366.20 gross.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (December 2nd) 2nd special sale of breeding cattle sold 97 adult head of breeding cattle 13 OTM cattle. Heifers (9) sold to £1,260 gross from Clury Farm, Dulnain Bridge.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (December, 1st) sold 13 prime cattle. Prime bullocks (6) averaged 209.7p (-27.8p) and sold to 214.0p per kg and £1,368.95 gross.