Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd - Sale 29 May 2019
29th May 2019
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (May, 29th) sold 124 store cattle.
Bullocks (63) averaged 212.5p and sold to 256.7p per kg for a 335kg Blonde D'Aquitaine cross from Penick Farm, Auldearn, and £1,010 gross for a 48kg Shorthorn cross from Craigroy, Edderton.
Heifers (56) averaged 207.3p and sold to 253.6p per kg for a 280kg Limousin cross from Leabost, Glenhinnisdale and £1,010 gross for a 475kg British Blue cross from Ballagan, Inverness.
Young bulls (5) averaged 193.8p and sold to 203.8p per kg for a 265 kg British Blue cross from 2 Cragganvallie, Kiltarlity and £760 gross for a pair of 375kg Simmental crosses from Druim Torrach Croft, Isle of North Uist.
"A mixed show on offer met an acceptable trade"
Other leading prices per head and per kg:
Bullocks 251-300kg - Leabost, £690, 230.0p; 301-350kg - Penick Farm, £860, Lower Sibster, Wick, 230.4p; 351-400kg – Ballagan, £880, Leabost, 224.7p; 401-450kg – Braehead, Ulbster, £880; 451-500kg – Glenurquhart Farm, Cromarty, £980, Craigroy, 210.0p.
Heifers up to 250kg – Pitmain Farm, Kingussie, £575, 230.0p; 251-300kg – 129 West Langwell, Rogart, £725, Caplich Estate, Oykel Bridge, 244.7p 301-350kg – Penick Farms, £755, 239.7p; 351-400kg – 15 Glenconon, Uig, £830, 221.3p; 401-450kg – Coldhome Farm, Fortrose, £870; 451-500kg – Culmaily Farm, Golspie, £970, Ballagan, 212.6p.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (May, 29th) sold 51 OTM cattle.
OTM prime & feeding cows (48) averaged 129.3p and sold to 174.0p per kilo for a 615kg Simmental cross and £1,210 gross for an 895kg Simmental cross both from Torgorm, Conon Bridge.
OTM feeding bulls (3) sold to 139.7p per kg and £1,390 gross for an 995kg Limousin cross from Coldhome Farm.
Other leading prices per head:
OTM prime & feeding cows: 4 Glaick, Ardross, (CharX), £1,150; Torgorm, (CharX), £1,150, £1,130; 4 Drumloan, Drumnadrochit, (BBX), £1,070; Torgorm, (SHO), £1,070, £1,030; Torgorm, (SimX), £1,070, £1,010; Sornum, Easter Kinkell, (SimX), £1,050; Druim Torrach Croft, (SimX), £1,050.
OTM feeding bulls: Coulmore, North Kessock, (AA), £930.
Other leading prices per kg:
OTM prime & feeding cows: Torgorm, (SHO), 153.7p, 147.6p; 4 Drumloan, (BBX), 152.9p; 4 Glaick, (CharX), 147.4p; Ardjachie, Tain, (AAX), 147.1p, 145.9p; Dunmaglass Estate, Inverness, (LimX), 146.2p; Druim Torrach Croft, (SimX), 140.9p; Balintraid, Delny, (LimX), 140.2p.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (June, 18th) sold 37 prime cattle. Prime Bullocks (11) averaged 203.1p (-8.6p) and sold to 210.0p per kg and £1,306.50 gross.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (June, 11th) sold 13 prime cattle. Prime Bullocks (4) averaged 211.7p (+1.7p) and sold to 216.0p per kg and £1,350.40 gross.
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.
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