Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd - Sale 1 November 2018
1st November 2018
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (November, 1st) sold 3,672 store sheep.
Lambs (2019) averaged £47.43 and sold to £80 gross for a pen of Texel crosses from Kilmaluag House, Duntulm.
Gimmers (131) averaged £55.96 and sold to £75 gross for Blackface from Newton of Crathie, Ballater.
Ewes (1312) sold to £88 gross for Texels from Kilmaluag House.
Rams (147) sold to £350 gross for a Suffolk from Navity Woods.
Wedders (63) sold to £68 gross for a pair of Suffolk crosses from 66/78 Farr, Bettyhill.
Other leading prices per head
Lambs: TexX - Achvaneran Farm, Farr, £69.50; Chev – Achvaneran Farm, £69.50; BF – Tombreck, Dallas, £69; SuffX – Foxhole, Kiltarlity, £64; DorsX – Kilmaluag House, £63; BetX – Mid Gruinards, Ardgay, £58.
Gimmers: Chev – Ardindrean, Lochbroom, £72; BF – 37 & 55 Sangomore, Durness, £65; TexX – Clachan Farm, Inverbroom, £60; ShetX – 101 Laid, Lairg, £55.
Ewes: TexX – Park Farm, Strathpeffer, £80; Chev – Ardindrean, £74; Cross – Cambusmore Estate, Dornoch, £72; SuffX – Park Farm, £66; BF – Blackmuir, Heights of Docharty, £65; Mule – Dunlichity Farm, Farr, £58.
Rams: Tex – Wester Muckernich, Tore, £300; BF – Newton of Crathie, £300; Suff – Navity Woods, £240; CharX – upper Auchenlay, Dunblane, £220.
Wedders: Chev – Pitgrudy Farm, Dornoch, £64; Cross – Corry, Muir of Ord, £58.
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.
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