Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (February, 13th) Lamb Sale sold 2,366
13th February 2008
DINGWALL, Lambs (1,569) averaged £32.31 and sold to £65 gross for Beltex lambs
from No. 25 Camult Muir, Kiltarlity.
Ewes (590) averaged £26.33 and sold to £60 gross for a Texel from
Gimmers (seven) sold to £50 gross for a Texel from Davidson Croft,
Heights of Fodderty.
Rams (47) sold to £42 gross for a Suffolk from Easter Arboll, Fearn.
Ewes in lamb (90) sold to £65 for one and two crop Mules scanned with
twins to the Suffolk in a Dispersal from Easter Araboll.
Gimmers in lamb (46) sold to £75 for Mules scanned with twins from
Hoggs in lambs (17) sold to £49 for Mules scanned with twins from Easter
"A good show of sheep on offer met a strong demand with ewes selling at
Leading prices per head
Lambs: Bel - No. 25 Camult Muir, £60; Chev - South Balkeith, Tain, £53;
SuffX - Rockfield, Portmahomack, £51.50; Mule - Rockfield, £48.50; Tex -
Blargie Farm, Laggan, £46; BFL - No. 1 Burnside Farm Cottage, Nairn,
£42; BF - Rychraggan, Drumnadrochit, £37.50; Cross - Free Farm, Tomatin,
Ewes: Suff - Mountrich Farm, Dingwall, £59; Bel - Braes of Coulmore,
North Kessock, £54.50; BFL - Whitebog, Rosemarkie, £40; Mule - Lower
Seafield, Portmaomack, £38; TexX - Culbo Mains, Culbokie, £37; Char -
Whitebog, Rosemarkie, £37; Cross - Greenlands, Arabella, £32; BF -
Polchor, Farr, £30.50.
Rams: Tex - Ravensview, Achterneed, £41; Suff - Easter Araboll, £38;
Chev - Eribol Estate, Altnahara, £35.50; Lly - Achtuie, Drumnadrochit,
£32.50; KerH- Greenlands, £29.50.
Ewes in lamb: Mule - Easter Araboll, £64; Chev - Shepherds Cottage,
Gimmers in lamb: Mule - Easter Araboll, £60; CHM - Shepherds Cottage,
£55; TexX - Shepherds Cottage, £50.
FORT WILLIAM, Dingwall and Highland Marts Ltd., (September, 21st) sold 542 weaned calves and store cattle, 19 OTM cattle and 13 adult head of breeding cattle. Bullocks (318) averaged 220.3p (-29.5p on the year) and sold to 285.7p per kg for a pen of 245kg Charolais crosses from Ardtornish Farms, Morven, and ¬£915 gross for a 515kg Limousin cross from Fersit, Roy Bridge.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (September, 19th) sold 5,002 sheep. Lambs (4,214) averaged ¬£42.77 (-¬£6.33 on the year) and sold to ¬£61 gross for a pen of Cheviots from Burnbank, Isle of Canna.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (September, 17th) sold 17 prime cattle. Prime Bullocks (4) averaged 196.7p (+2.2p) and sold to 209.0p per kg for a 540kg Limousin cross from Ashley, North Kessock selling to Messrs Fraser Brothers, Butchers, Dingwall and ¬£1,301.50 gross for a 685kg Simmental cross from Bridgend Farm, Dingwall selling to Messrs John M Munro Ltd, Dingwall.
PORTREE, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (September, 16th) sold 2,405 store lambs & feeding sheep. Lambs (2,240) averaged ¬£39.13 (+¬£5.38 on the year) and sold to ¬£69 gross for Crosses from 15 Glenconon, Uig.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (September, 13th) sold 4,970 store lambs. Cheviot wedder lambs (1,192) averaged ¬£40.64 and sold to ¬£56.00 gross from Free Farm, Tomatin.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (September, 12th) sold 8,231 store lambs. Cheviot lambs averaged ¬£44.06 (+¬£0.34 on the year) and sold to ¬£70 gross for a pen of ewe lambs from Ardchronie, Ardgay.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highlands Marts Ltd, (September, 9th) sold 3,719 ewe lambs and gimmers at the Highland Mule Breeders Association annual show and sale. The gimmer judge, Mr A.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts, (September, 5th) sold 1,612 store and breeding sheep incorporating annual sale of HISHA accredited sheep and 519 on behalf of Lewis Livestock Producers. Gimmers (543) averaged ¬£99.89 (+¬£1.67 on the year) and sold to ¬£148 gross for a pen of Cheviot Mules from Newmore, Muir of Ord.
LOCHMADDY, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (September 2nd) sold 3,118 store lambs. Lambs (3,118) sold to ¬£74 gross for a Suffolk cross lamb from 15 Liniclate, Benbecula.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd, (August, 30th) sold 111 rams and 100 gimmers at its eighth annual ‚ÄėGreat from Grass' on farm sale at Fearn Farm, Tain, on behalf of Messrs J Scott & Partners. Texel shearlings (37) averaged ¬£683.35 (¬£674.05 last year) and sold to 1,250 guineas twice.
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