Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd - Sheep Sale 12 November 2020
12th November 2020
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.
Ewes (405) averaged £47.83 and sold to £100 gross for a pen of Cheviot ewes from Wellbeck Estates.
Rams (34) sold to £180 gross for a cheviot from Pelaig, Dingwall.
Feeding Sheep (200) sold to £95 gross for a Mule gimmer from Gorthleck Mains, Inverness.
"A mixed show on offer sold at recent rates"
Other leading prices per head
Lambs: SuffX - Knockdee Farm, £82, Calrossie Mains, Nigg, £77; BeltX – Calrossie Mains, £79.50, Pelaig, £78; TexX – Achvaneran Farm, Inverness, £77.50, Pelaig, £74.50; Chev – Rychraggan Farm, Drumnadrochit, £74.50, Kindeace, Alness, £70; Mule – Calrossie Mains, £70; DST – Bogburn Farm, Duncanston, £69.50; BF – Bogburn Farm, £65.50; Cross – Ardochy, Whitebridge, £65, 2 Kingsburgh, £63.50.
Ewes: TexX – Knockdee Farm, £96; SuffX – Knockdee Farm, £85, Old Mill Croft, Teanluick, £72; Chev – 2 Hamaraviren, Glendale, £80, Keppernach Farm, Nairn, £80; Cross – 2 Hamaraviren, £80; CHM – Knockdee Farm, £79; DST – Knockdee Farm, £77; Mule – Ruivard, Ardross, £73; Lyx – Fendom Farm, Tain, £60; BF – Bogburn Farm, £58.50.
Rams: Chev – Rychraggan Farm, £120; Tex – 1 Lochlait, Abriachan, £115; BF – newton of Crathie, Ballater, £100.
Feeding Sheep: Cross ewe – 1 Borrodale, Glendale, £70; Suff rig – Old Mill Croft - £70; Chev ewe – 13 Inverbreakie Drive, Invergordon, £69, Cragganvallie, Abriachan, £64; TexX ewe – Balmaglaster, Spean Bridge, £68, Pelaig, £64; Cross wdr – 2 Hamaraviren, £64; Chev wdr – Ashcroft, Erbusaig, £63; Mule ewe – Ruivard, £62.
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.