Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd - Sale 9th May 2012
11th May 2012
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (May, 9th) sold 222 adult head of breeding cattle.
Heifer with male calf (14) sold to £2,850 gross for a Simmental cross from the dispersal of cow herd from Easter Hardmuir, Nairn.
Heifer with heifer calf (14) sold to £3,000 gross for a Limousin cross from Easter Hardmuir.
In calf heifers (12) sold to £1,300 gross twice for Shorthorn crosses from 29/30 Borve, Skeabost Bridge, Isle of Skye.
Cow with male calf (43) sold to £3,200 gross for a Charolais cross from the dispersal of the cow herd from Shantullich, Munlochy.
Cow with female calf (41) sold to £3,000 gross for a Simmental cross from Easter Hardmuir.
Cow with twins (4) sold to £3,200 gross for a Simmental cross from Shantullich.
In calf cows (32) sold to £1,500 gross for a Simmental cross from Easter Hardmuir.
Bulling heifers (61) sold to £1,650 gross for a pair of Simmental crosses from Shantullich.
Bulls (one) sold to £2,150 for a Charolais from the dispersal of the cow herd from Barvas, Isle of Lewis.
"A tremendous show of quality breeding cattle sold exceptionally well to a packed ringside of buyers."
Other leading prices
Heifer with male calf: SimX - Easter Hardmuir, £2800; ShoX - Smallburn Farms, Duffus, £2600; LimX - 11 Diabeg, Torridon, £1800. Heifer with heifer calf: ShoX - Smallburn Farms, £2700; SimX - Easter Hardmuir, £2600; BRB - Smallburn Farms, £2000. In calf heifers: LimX - Craggiemore Farm, Daviot, £1100; AAX - Craggiemore Farm, £1050. Cow with male calf: LimX- Easter Hardmuir, £3000; Sim - Shantullich, £2900; SimX - Shantullich, £2700; BBX - Easter Hardmuir, £2100; AAX - Cambusmore Estate, Dornoch, £2100. Cow with heifer calf: LimX- Easter Hardmuir, £2800; SimX - Shantullich, £2800; AAX - Strathglass Farms, Cannich, £1900; BBX - Easter Hardmuir, £1700; Lui - Barvas, £1350. Cow with twins: BRB - Easter Hardmuir, £2600; SimX - Easter Hardmuir, £1800; AAX - Barvas, £1300. In calf cows: Sim - Shantullich, £1450; LimX - Cambusmore Estate, £1250; CharX - Cambusmore Estate, £1150; AAX - Cambusmore Estate, £1150; SimX - Cambusmore Estate, £1150. Bulling heifers: SimX- Shantullich, £1600; LimX - Reisgill, Lybster, £1500; ShoX - Shantullich, £1450; BRB - Blackpark, Nairn, £1400.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd, sponsored by Camus Consulting and the Bissett Family amd supported by the Zwartbles Sheep Association, (November, 24th) sold 65 Pedigree, Pure and Cross Bred Zwartbles. Dingwall's Annual Highland Zwartbles Sale sold sheep up and down the country.
Dingwall and Highland Marts Ltd,. (November 24th) sold 15 sheep dogs at their first Highland Sheep Dog Sale.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd, (November 8th) sold 443 weaned and store calves, 33 Adult head of breeding cattle including Highland and Highland crosses. Bullocks (216) averaged 235.6p per kg and sold to 369.2p per kg for a 195kg British Blue cross from 37 & 55 Sangomore, Durness and ¬£1,680 gross for a 755kg Beef Shorthorn cross from Ormiston, Glendell.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (November 7th) sold 11 Prime Cattle. Prime Bullocks (2) averaged 280.0p per kg (-6.4p) and sold to 284.0p per kg and ¬£1,746.60 gross.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (October 30th) sold 11 Prime Cattle. Prime Bullocks (3) averaged 286.4p per kg and sold to 290.0p per kg and ¬£1,914.00 gross for a 660kg Limousin cross from Ashley, North Kessock Prime Heifers (8) averaged 288.3p per kg and sold to 302.0p per kg for a 585kg Charolais cross from Mountrich Farm, Dingwall and ¬£1,805.60 gross for a 610kg Charolais cross also Mountrich, Dingwall.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (October 17th) sold 1,356 Prime Sheep. New Season Lambs (683) averaged 237.6p per kg and ¬£134 gross.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd, (October 18th) sold 423 store cattle, and 107 OTM cattle. Bullocks (261) averaged 274.2p per kg and sold to 461.0p per kk for a 155kg British Blue cross from Shewglie Farm, Glenurquhart and ¬£1,620 gross for a pair of 602kg Beef Shorthorn crosses from Ballone, Abriachan.
Portree, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (October 16h), sold 138 rams at the annual sale. Rams (138) sold to ¬£850 gross twice for a Blackface 2 shear from Corriebheinn, Portree and a Blackface shearling from Newton of Crathie, Ballater.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (October 13th) sold 6,910 store sheep of all classes. Lambs (5,141) averaged ¬£67.09 and sold to ¬£320 gross for a Texel tup lamb from Wester Raddery, Fortrose.
FORT WILLIAM: Dingwall and Highland Marts Ltd (October 12th) sold 176 store cattle and OTM cattle. Bullocks (110) averaged 243.5per kg and sold to 295.0per kg for a pen of 285kg Shorthorn cross from National Trust for Scotland, Isle of Canna and ¬£990 gross for a 420kg Shorthorn cross from 9 Bohuntin, Kilmonivaig.