Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd - Sale 21 September 2018
21st September 2018
FORT WILLIAM, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (September, 21st) sold 2,840 store sheep of all classes.
Lambs (2,346) sold to £66 gross for a Cross lamb from South Laggan, Spean Bridge.
Feeding sheep (494) sold to £82 gross for a pen of Lleyn gimmers from Tign An Uilt, Kilchoan.
"Lambs sold at satisfactory rates with ewes trading in line with the current market trends."
Other leading prices per head:
Store lambs: Chev - Glengarsk, Arisaig, £64, South Laggan, £53, Annbank, Kilchoan, £49.50; LlyX – Tign An Uilt, £62, Traigh Farm, Arisaig, £47, 1 Kinlocheil, Fort William, £40.50; TexX – Glendoe Estate, Fort Augustus, £61.50, Duror, Glenelg, £56, 7 South Laggan, Spean Bridge, £53; BF – 5 Aird, Ardvasar, £58, 4 Aird, Ardvasar, £50.50, 16 Moss, Acharacle, £45; Cross – Insh Farm, Spean Bridge, £57, Glengarsk, £56.50, 4 Aird, £47; Mule – Glendoe Estate, £54; SuffX – Market Stance, Fort Augustus, £46; CharX – Sanna, Kilchoan, £46.
Feeding sheep: Chev ewe – 13 Calgarry, Ardvasar, £60, Traigh Farm, Arisaig, £49, Inverailort Estate, £46; BF ewe – Traigh Farm, £54; TexX ewe – Myrtle Moss Croft, Strontian, £40.
FORT WILLIAM, Dingwall and Highland Marts Ltd., (May, 24th) sold 123 store cattle, 5 adult head of breeding cattle, 12 OTM cattle and 746 sheep. Bullocks (61) averaged 215.6p and sold to 295.8p per kilo for a pair of 240kg Charolais crosses from Moy Farm, Banavie, and £980 gross a 520kg Limousin cross from Balmaglaster, Spean Bridge.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (May, 22nd) sold 91 pedigree and commercial Luing cattle at their eleventh annual spring breeding sale sponsored by W & A Geddes and Harbro Ltd. Pedigree bulling heifers (47) averaged £2,084.36 and sold to 2,750gns (£2,887.50), twice for 25 month old heifers from Mr G.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (May, 22nd) sold 329 adult head of breeding cattle at their special sale. Commercial bulling heifers (84) sold to £1,520 gross for a pair of Limousin crosses from Coldhome Farm, Fortrose.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (May, 15th) sold 421 store cattle. Bullocks (258) averaged 235.0p and sold to 275.5p per kg for a pen of 363kg Aberdeen Angus crosses from Altyre Estate, Forres and £1,190 gross for a 631kg Simmental cross from Wester Moy, Urray.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (May, 7th) sold 6 prime cattle. Prime bullocks (1) averaged 207.0p and sold to 207.0p per kg and £1,200.60 gross.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (May, 1st) sold 804 store cattle and 53 OTM cattle. Bullocks (423) averaged 225.8p and sold to 268.8p per kg for a 400kg Limousin cross from Kinchyle Farm, Scaniport and £1,200 gross three times for a 650kg Simmental cross from 17 Englishtonmuir, Bunchrew, a 547kg Charolais cross from Kincraig Farm, Invergordon and a 625kg Limousin cross from Kinchyle Farm.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (April, 30th) sold 15 prime cattle. Prime bullocks (2) averaged 223.5p (-2.6p) and sold to 236.0p per kg and £1,298.00 gross.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (April, 24th) sold 22 pedigree bulls at their annual show and sale sponsored by Messrs Mackenzie, Whitebog, Fortrose. The judge, Mr G Rhind, Newton of Struthers, Kinloss, awarded the supreme overall champion to Knock Nearco, a 23 month old Limousin, from Messrs A & G Howie, West Knock, Peterhead to H I MacKinnon Esq, 6 Heastie Broadford for 3,500gns.
LOCHMADDY, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (April, 22nd) sold 45 store cattle and 11 OTM cattle. Bullocks (28) averaged 204.7p and sold to 246.9p per kg for a 405kg Limousin cross from 9 Clachan Sands, Lochmaddy and £1,320 gross for an 815kg Charolais cross from 50 Balgarvca, Eochar.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (April, 23rd) sold 22 prime cattle. Prime bullocks (8) averaged 226.1p (+10.1p) and sold to 240.0p per kg and £1,408.35 gross.
[Printer Friendly Version]