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., (November, 23rd) sold 26 prime cattle at its Christmas Show & Sale sponsored by Highland Tractors and judged by F Hutcheson Esq, Fraser Brothers, Butchers, Dingwall. Prime bullocks (4) averaged 262.3p (N/C) and sold to 336.2p per kg and £2,000.39 gross.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (November, 16th) sold 7 prime cattle. Prime heifers (7) averaged 238.8p (-6.4p) and sold to 251.0p per kg and £1,469.85 gross.
FORT WILLIAM, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (November, 5th) sold 474 Rams at its annual sale. "It was certainly a sale of fireworks and bangs where the Blackface tup entry saw the trade set alight from start to finish, with over 60 ‘4 figure' prices achieved." Blackface ram lambs (74) averaged £564.59 and sold to £3,200 gross from Elmscleugh, Dunbar.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (November, 3rd) sold 544 adult head of breeding cattle. Heifer with heifer calf (10) sold to £1,600 gross for a Simmental with a September born Limousin cross calf from Wester Bleaton Farm, Bridge of Cally.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (November, 2nd) sold 10 prime cattle. Prime heifers (10) averaged 240.4p (+2.3p) and sold to 256.0p per kg and £1,493.75 gross.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd, (October 28th) sold 4,260 store sheep. Lambs (2,816) averaged £67.74 and sold to £109 gross for a Texel cross lamb from Lochfleet, Dornoch.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (October, 26th) sold 14 prime cattle. Prime bullocks (1) averaged 230.0p (-1.3p) and sold to 230.0p per kg and £1,506.50 gross.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (October, 19th) sold 23 prime cattle. Prime bullocks (3) averaged 231.3p (-14.7p) and sold to 236.0p per kg and £1,499.95 gross.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (October 13th) sold 1,271 weaned calves at their second annual district ballot show and sale. The show champion sponsored by NFU Mutual Dingwall & Thurso and judged by Mr Brodie Keir, Berrybrae was awarded to a 280kg 8 month old Limousin cross from Messrs J Munro & Sons, Invercharron realising £940.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (October, 12th) sold 16 prime cattle. Prime bullocks (1) averaged 246.0p (+11.0p) and sold to 246.0p per kg and £1,488.30 gross.