Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd - Ram Sales - 6 November 2020
6th November 2020
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.
Blackface shearlings (205) averaged £352.68 and sold to £5,400 gross from Dalchirla Farm, Muthill.
Blackface two shears (16) averaged £174.38 and sold to £650 gross from Achnaha, Morven.
Blackface three shears (13) averaged £276.92 and sold to £1,050 gross from Glenrinnes Farms, Keith.
Blackface aged rams (4) averaged £182.50 and sold to £400 gross from West Bracklin, Callander.
Texel rams (14) averaged £206.43 and sold to £350 gross from Veltigar, Orkney.
Beltex rams (5) averaged £486 and sold to £700 gross from Crookston, Heriot.
Swale rams (3) averaged £213.33 and sold to £400 gross from Abercairney Estate, Creiff.
Cheviot rams (20) averaged £212 and sold to £450 gross from Balmaglaster (Cameron), Spean Bridge.
Blue Faced Leicester rams (6) averaged £375 and sold to £550 gross from Crookston.
Suffolk rams (2) averaged £210 and sold to £220 gross from Newton of Crathie, Ballater.
Other leading prices per head
BF ram lambs - Elmscleugh, Dunbar, £3,600 & £2,000, Midlock, Crawford, £2,600 & £2,400, Dalchirla, £1,800.
BF shearling – Midlock, £3,200, Elmscleugh, £2,600, Nunnerie Farm, Biggar, £1,900.
BF two shear – Clints Farming, Heriot, £300.
BF three shear – Craig Farm, Straiton, £550.
BF Aged – West Bracklin, £200.
Texel shearling – Succouth, Ardeonaig, £300, No 3 Glenrath, Kiarkton, £250.
Beltex shearling – Crookston, £550 (twice).
Cheviot 2 shear – East Bracklin, £400.
Cheviot 3 shear – Balmaglaster, £300.
Cheviot shearling – 1 Kinloid, Arisaig, £250.
Blue Faced Leicester shearling – Crookston, £500.
Suffolk shearling – Crookston, £200.
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.