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Dingwall and Highland Marts Ltd - Fort William Sale - 13 September 2008

12th September 2008

FORT WILLIAM, Dingwall and Highland Marts Ltd., (September, 13th) sold 526 weaned calves and store cattle, and 6 OTM cattle at their annual show and sale.

The judge, Mr A. J. Ingram, East Comalegy, Drumblade, awarded the champion to a 320kg Limousin bullock from Messrs M. & C. Cameron, Strone Farm, Banavie, realising 760, the reserve went to Messrs A. Smith & Co., Aberchalder, Invergarry for a 397kg Charolais heifer, realising 650.

Bullocks (315) averaged 180.1p and sold to 255.5p per kg for a pen of 229kg Charolais crosses from Moy Farm, Banavie and 760 gross for a 320kg Limousin from Strone Farm.

Heifers (209) averaged 167.9p and sold to 225.3p per kg for a 162kg Charolais cross from Moy Farm and 725 gross for a 474kg Limousin from Aberchalder.
OTM cattle (6) averaged 93.5p per kg and sold to 103p per kg and 845 gross for a 820kg Saler cross from Caolas, Onich, Fort William.
"An excellent show on offer met a firm trade."

Leading prices per head and per kg
Bullocks up to 250kg - Moy Farm, 585, 255.5p; 251-300kg - Langal Farm, Argyll, 370, Ardtornish Farms, Oban, 220.5p; 301-350kg - Strone Farm, 760, 237.5p; 351-400kg - Aberchalder, 750, 206p; 401-450kg - Aberchalder, 745, 176.8p; 451-500kg - No. 2 South Laggan, Spean Bridge, 730, 153p; over 501kg - No. 2 South Laggan, 745, 140.2p. Heifers up to 250kg - Moy Farm, 445, 225.3p; 251-300kg - Moy Farm, 525, 203.5p; 301-350kg - Dunlichity, Farr, 550, 170.3p; 351-400kg - Aberchalder, 650, 163.7p; 401-450kg - Aberchalder, 650, 163.7p; 451-500kg - Aberchalder, 650, 150.8p.

 

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