Dingwall & Highland Marts - Rare and Traditional Breeds Sale 12 November 2020
12th November 2020
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.
Goats (20) sold to £190 gross for a pair of pygmy males from 3 Kinbeachie, Culbokie.
Sheep other leading prices:
Zwartble in lamb ewes - Shepherd's Cottage, Meddat, £100.
Zwartble ewe lamb – Inchnacape, Ballindalloch, £98.
Zwartble rams: Dunmore House, Beauly, £80.
Zwartble ewe: Dunmore House, Beauly, £76.
Zwartble in lamb gimmers: Navarac, Bogallan, £70.
Zwartble tup lamb: Inchnacape, Ballindalloch, £55.
Zwartble wedder lamb – Keppernach Farm, Nairn, £49.
Lambs: Dorset – Smallburn Farms, £200; Herdwick – Auchenblae, Invershin, £155; Hebridean – Old Allangrange, Munlochy - £68; Kerryhill – Killin Farm, Garve, £62; Hampshire – The Ranch, Ben Rinnes, £60; Blackface – Bogburn Farm, Duncanston, £54; Jacob – Mulchaich, Conon Bridge, £54; Valais Blacknose – Carn Raineach, Applecross, £45; Shetland – Invercannich House, Beauly, £42.
Gimmers: Dorset - Smallburn Farms, £340; Herdwick – Auchenblae, £190; Shetland – Helendale, Culrain, £62; Llanwenog – Burnfield Farm, £55; Hebridean – Old Allangrange, £53;
Ewes: Dorset – Bogburn Farm, £95; Millennium Blue – Carn Raineach, £86; Texel – Carn Raineach, £79; Kerryhill – Invercharron Mains, Ardgay, £70; Cheviot – Davidson Croft, Strathpeffer, £62; Ryeland – 73 Coldbackie, Lairg, £50.
Rams: Texel – Dunmore House, £110; Cheviot – Wester Gruinards, Ardgay, £90; Ryeland – 3 Kinbeachie, £71; Herdwick – Auchenblae, £70; Hebridean – Bruichnain House, Delmore, £62; Kerryhill – Old Mill Croft, Teanluick, £50; Jacob – Mulchaich, £50.
Goats: Pygmy – Balmore, Bogallan, £130.
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.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (November, 25th) sold 943 store cattle, 4 adult head of breeding cattle 172 OTM cattle. Bullocks (499) averaged 227.2p and sold to 276.6p per kilo for a 235kg Charolais cross from Balloan, Farr and £1,230 gross for a 575kg Charolais cross from Pitmain Farm, Kingussie.
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 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.