Dingwall & Highland Marts - Sale 4 May 2021 - 872 Sheep all classes
4th May 2021
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts, (May, 4th) sold 872 sheep of all classes.
Lambs (478) sold to £142 gross for a pair of Texel crosses from Lochdhu, Nairn.
Ewes (357) sold to £178 gross for a Texel from The Cloy, Fortrose.
Ewes with lambs at foot (15) sold to £142 gross for Suffolk cross ewes with lambs at foot from Ard Achaildi, Conon Bridge.
Rams and feeding sheep (22) sold to £152 gross for a Cheviot rams from Torgorm, Conon Bridge.
"Once again store lambs and ewes met an exuberant trade to a full ringside of buyers"
Other leading prices per head:
Lambs: TexX - Lochdhu, £139, £135, £128; Chev - 2 Ardmore, Evanton, £136, Upper Rosemount, Tain, £132, Inchbae Farm, Garve, £126; ContX – The Old Schoolhouse, Geanies, £129; Cross – Drynie Farm, Dingwall, £119, Fendom Farm, Tain, £111, £107; BF – Drynie Farm, £115, £110, Teawig, Beauly, £95; BeltX – the Old schoolhouse, £99; Lower Geanies, Fearn, £90.
Ewes: Suff – Whitebog, Rosemarkie, £154; TexX – Torgorm, £150, Lochdhu, £145, Kinnahaird Farm, Contin, £142; Tex – The Cloy, £148, £140; Cross – Greenlands, Arabella, £138, £128, Kinnahaird Farm, £136; Kinchyle Farm, Scaniport, £124; Chev – 2 Ardmore, £133, Culmaily Farm, Golspie, £130, 17 Mellon Charles, Aultbea, £119; DSX – Knockdee Farm, Halkirk, £128; ContX – Easter Dalziel Farm, Dalcross, £128, Torgorm, £120, £116; Cont – Greenlands, £128; CHM – Lochdhu - £121; SuffX – Torgorm, £120, Midbadgrinan, Culbokie, £114; Mule – Teawig, £114, Pithogarty, Tain, £114; Dor – Greenlands, 114; BF – Fairview, Nethybridge, £108.
Ewes with lambs at foot: Cross – 35 North Shawbost, Lochs, £118.
Rams & feeding sheep: Zwb ram – 11 Airdens, Bonar Bridge, £140; Chev ram – 4 West Shinness, Lairg, £135; BF ram – Drynie Farm, £130; Tex ram – Easter Dalziel Farm, £128.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (June, 9th) sold 170 store cattle and 112 adult head of breeding cattle and 137 OTM cattle. Bullocks (77) averaged 248.9p and sold to 300.0p per kg for a 215kg Simmental cross from Proncy Farm, Dornoch and £1,150 gross for a pair of 527kg Beef Shorthorn crosses from Todholes, Thurso.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts, (June, 8th) sold 471 sheep of all classes. Hoggs (85) sold to £128 gross for a pair of Cheviots from Ose Farm, Struan.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (June, 8th) sold 14 prime cattle. Prime bullocks (3) averaged 234.3p (-0.8p) and sold to 237.0p per kg and £1,521.00 gross.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (June, 1st) sold 9 prime cattle. Prime bullocks (3) averaged 235.1p (+7.9p) and sold to 239.0p per kg and £1,505.70 gross.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (May, 26th) sold 220 store cattle, 149 adult head of breeding cattle and 78 OTM cattle. Bullocks (102) averaged 250.8p and sold to 323.1p per kg for a 195kg Limousin cross from 6 Bracara, Morar and £1,460 gross for a 660kg Limousin cross from Bog of Auchterflow, Munlochy.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (May, 19th) sold 89 pedigree and commercial Luing cattle at their annual spring breeding sale. Pedigree bulling heifers (74) averaged £1,587.34 and sold to 3,400gns (Lots 64 & 65) (£3,570.00) twice for 25-month-old heifers from Mr F Scott Renwick, Inverbroom and Mr Farquhar Renwick, Clachan Farm both to Messrs James McCaig Farms, Wester Jawcraig, Falkirk.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (May, 19th) sold 323 adult head of breeding cattle at their special sale. Commercial bulling heifers (144) sold to £1,680 gross for a pen of Whitebred Shorthorn crosses from Dell Farm, Farr.
DINGWALL, ., (May, 18th) sold 12 prime cattle. Prime bullocks (4) averaged 238.9p (+0.3p) and sold to 244.0p per kg and £1,611.60 gross.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (May, 12th) sold 426 store cattle and 2 adult head of breeding cattle. Bullocks (209) averaged 247.1p and sold to 323.4p per kg for a 235kg Limousin cross from Polly Estate, Inverpolly and £1,490 gross for a 616kg Simmental cross from Kincraig Farm, Invergordon.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (April, 27th) sold 15 prime cattle. Prime bullocks (7) averaged 244.2p (+1.1p) and sold to 250.0p per kg and £1,632.00 gross.