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DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (December 11th) sold 177 store cattle, 11 adult head of breeding cattle 24 OTM cattle. Bullocks (98) averaged 200.8p and sold to 265.1p per kilo for a pair of 215kg Limousin crosses from 14 Linicro, Portree and £1,130 gross for a 590kg Limousin cross from Towerhill, Thurso.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (December, 10th) sold 15 prime cattle. Prime heifers (15) averaged 197.5p (+5.2p) and sold to 207.0p per kg and £1,289.25 gross.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (December, 5th) sold 1,481 store sheep. Lambs (1,116) sold to £75 gross for Texel crosses from Alness Ferry Muir, Balblair, Ballochan Croft, Gorthleck and Balrailan, Duncanston.
A Charolais cross bullock from Michael Shearer, Lythmore, Westfield, Thurso, took the prime cattle championship at Aberdeen and Northern Marts' annual Christmas show and sale held at Caithness Livestock Centre. Tapped out by judge Bill Cameron, Burnside of Edingight, Grange, was a 20-month-old, home-bred bullock weighing 621kg.
Aberdeen & Northern Marts (ANM) is announcing a transformational change to livestock commission rates bringing radical reductions for customers who are shareholders in their co-operative business. The change will reward the loyalty of those who invest in the mart, and will establish a new industry-wide affordable standard for members selling through the ring.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (December, 3rd) sold 15 prime cattle. Prime bullocks (4) averaged 182.7p (-19.1p) and sold to 190.0p per kg and £1,292.00 gross.
FORT WILLIAM, Dingwall and Highland Marts Ltd., (November, 29th) sold 79 store cattle, 35 OTM cattle and 1,204 sheep. Bullocks (56) sold to 228.0p per kilo for a pair of 250kg Limousin crosses from Tigh Airigh, Blarmacfoldach, and £930 gross for a 600kg Simmental cross from Meall Mo Chridhe, Kilchoan.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (November, 28th) sold 3,865 store sheep. Lambs (2,886) sold to £85.00 gross for Texel crosses from Hillend, Auldearn.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (November, 27th) sold 1,147 store cattle, 4 adult head of breeding cattle 136 OTM cattle. Bullocks (658) averaged 215.8p and sold to 323.1p per kilo for a 260kg Limousin cross from Wester Tomloan, Ardclach, and £1,160 gross twice for a 565kg Limousin cross from Cambusmore, Dornoch and for a pen of 580kg Charolais crosses from 4 Glaick, Ardross.
DINGWALL, Dingwall & Highland Marts Ltd., (November, 26th) sold 49 prime cattle at its Christmas Show & Sale sponsored by The Royal Bank of Scotland, John M. Munro Butchers, Highland Tractors, Parks of Hamilton and Scot JCB judged by E Munro Esq, Messrs John M Munro Ltd., Dingwall.