Dingwall & Highland Marts - Sale 13 March 2019
13th March 2019
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts, (March, 13th) sold 889 sheep of all classes.
Lambs (468) sold to £76 gross for a pen of Mules from Barnyards, Beauly.
Ewes (355) sold to £76 gross for a pen of Texel crosses from Peallaig, Dingwall.
Rams (66) sold to £95 gross for a Texel ram from Peallaig.
"Store lambs harder to cash with ewes following recent trends."
Other leading prices per head:
Lambs: BF - Breakachy, Laggan, £70 twice, £64, Humpton, Spinningdale, £59; Chev – Culrain Mains, Ardgay, £69, 3 Eynort, Carbost, £65; SuffX – 15 Glenconon, Uig, £68.50, £57, Kirksheaf, Tain, £53; TexX – Flemington Hall, Gollanfield, £67, £64, 15 Glenconon, £59; Mule – Barnyards, £64; Cross – Teanluick Croft, Muir of Ord, £53, 15 Glenconon, £47; CharX – Ankerville, Nigg Station, £46; Zwb – 230 The Doll, Brora, £45; Dorset – Bogburn Farm, Duncanston, £45.
Ewes: Chev - Rhannich Farm, Edderton, £75, Culrain Mains, £60; TexX – Cambusmore Estate, Dornoch, £69, 13 Kirkton Gardens, Lochcarron, £57; Mule – Peallaig, £63, Cambusmore Estate, £58; BF - Greenwood, Laggan, £56, Blackford Farm, Croy, £48.50.
Rams: Belt – Davidston Croft, Strathpeffer, £79; Chev – Comar, Cannich, £76; Suff – Peallaig, £73; Tex – 55/57 Rhue, Ullapool, £60.
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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