Dumfries Calf Sale Report

C & D Auction Marts Ltd held their fortnightly sale on Monday 10th June 2019.

Sale of 40 calves met a strong trade with buyers in a chirpy mood.

Bull Calf
Lim - £500(x3) Ryes, £490 (x5), £440 Barndennoch.
AA - £390 Barndennoch.

Heifer Calf
Lim - £400 Ryes, £380 Ryes, £370 (x2) Barndennoch.


C & D Auction Marts Ltd held their fortnightly sale of Calves in Dumfries on Monday 27th May 2019.

Sale of 31 calves met a big demand for all classes.

Bull Calf
Lim - £460 Barndennoch.
BB - £370 Hartfield.
AA - £350 Barndennoch.
Friesian - £125 Ardlamy.

Heifer Calf
Lim - £500, £410 Barndennoch.
BB - £365, £360 Hartfield.
AA - £310 Barndennoch.


C & D Auction Marts Ltd held their fortnightly sale on Monday 13th May 2019.

Calves continue to meet a pleasing trade with plenty of buyers in attendance.

Bull Calf
Lim - £440 (x4) Barndennoch, £390 Ryes.
BB - £420, £410 Middlebie Rigg.
AA - £385 (x2) Ryes.

Heifer Calf
Lim - £485 (x3) Barndennoch, £440 (x2) Ryes.


C & D Auction Marts Ltd held their fortnightly sale on Monday 29th April 2019.

Calves a steady trade.

Bull Calf
Limousin to £450, £420 x3 Ryes
British Blue to £450 Brownfield
Montbelliard to £390 Upper Portrack
Angus to £355 x6 Ingleston Ford

Heifer Calf
Limousin to £440 Ryes x2
British Blue to £410 Brownfield
Angus to £270 Locharwoods.


C & D Auction Marts Ltd held their fortnightly sale of Calves in Dumfries on Monday 15th April 2019.

Good show of calves forward. More could have been easily sold

Bull Calf
Limousin to £460 Ryes x2
British Blue to £455 Brownfield
Simmental to £440 Brownfield

Heifer Calf
Limousin to £475 x3 Barndennoch, £420 x4 Barndennoch
British Blue to £455 x3 Brownfield


C & D Auction Marts Ltd held their fortnightly sale of Calves in Dumfries on Monday 18th March 2019.

A good show of calves presented to a full ring side of buyers. Trade much sharper, more could have been sold to vendors advantage.

Bull Calf
Limousin to £555 £450 x3 Ryes,£450 Lochbank, £395 x3 Barndennoch

Heifer Calf
Limousin to £425 x4 Barndennoch £400 x2 Ryes
Aberdeen Angus to £295 £275 Barndennoch
Simmental to £290 Lochbank


C & D Auction Marts Ltd held their fortnightly sale of Calves in Dumfries on Monday 4th March 2019.

Calves sharper on the week.

Bull Calf
Limousin to £420 Ryes, £395, £390 Barndennoch
Angus to £385 Barndennoch
Simmental to £360 Upper Portrak
British Blue to £345 Clonrae
Montbelliarde to £285 Upper Portrack 

Heifer Calf
Limousin to £385 Ryes
British Blue to £300 Clonrae


C & D Auction Marts Ltd held their fortnightly sale of Calves in Dumfries on Monday 18th February 2019.

Calves were easily sold to a large attendance of buyers.
Bull Calf
Limousin to £425 (x2), £420 Ryes, £360 (x2) Barndennoch.
Heifer Calf
Liomousin to £420 Ryes.
Angus to £340 (x2) Barndennoch


C & D Auction Marts Ltd held their fortnightly sale of Calves in Dumfries on Monday 4th February 2019.

A fine show of calves presented to the usual ringside of buyers. More calves could have been sold easily.

Bull Calf
Limousin to £360 (x2) £350 (x2) £340 (x3)  Barndennoch
Angus to £310 £300 Barndennoch.


C & D Auction Marts Ltd held their fortnightly sale of Calves in Dumfries on Monday 21st January 2019.

More calves could have been sold to sellers advanatge.

Bull Calf
Limousin to £490 Nether Dargavel, £400 (x2) Barndennoch, £385 (x2) Barndennoch
Simmental to £480 Nether Dargavel
Angus to £440, £400, £360 Ryes

Heifer Calf
Angus to £420 (x2) Ryes
Limousin to £380 (x2) Ryes


C & D Auction Marts Ltd held their opening sale of calves for 2019 in Dumfries on Monday 7th January 2019.

Limousin Heifer to £440 A W Currie, Barndennoch
Limousin Bull to £350 WL Millar, Ryes


C & D Auction Marts Ltd held their Christmas show and sale of calves in Dumfries on Monday 10th December 2018.

Champion calf

Alan Dunlop, Searigg placed the calves, awarding the champion ticket to AW Currie & Son, Barndennoch with a Limousin Bull calf selling at £500

The Show was kindly sponsored by Country and Commercial Insurance Brokers.

Bull Calf

Limousin to £500, £420 (x3) Barndennoch, £460, £420 Ryes

British Blue to £350 Bruntshields

Heifer Calf

Limousin to £460, £400, £370 Ryes

British Blue to £380 Bruntshields


C & D Auction Marts Ltd held their fortnightly sale of calves in Dumfries on Monday 26th November 2018.

68 Forward – Plenty of buyers in attendance although trade more cautious.

Bull Calf
Limousin to £370 (x6) Barndennoch
British Blue to £305 (x3) Brownfield
Simmental to £265 Brownfield
Montbeliarde to £255, £250 Longrigg
Angus to £200 Longrigg

Heifer Calf
Shorthorn to £270 Burnside of Mabie
Simmental to £245 Burnside of Mabie


C & D Auction Marts Ltd held their fortnightly sale of calves in Dumfries on Monday 12th November 2018.

40 Forward – Great show of calves forward to a full ringside of buyers.

Bull Calves
Friesian to £410 Boreland
Limousin to £350 (x3) Barndennoch, £350 Barndennoch, £280 Capelfoot.
Angus to £275 (x3) Barndennoch

Heifer Calves
Shorthorn to £410 Brownfield, £345 Brownfield, £250 (x3) Barndennoch
Limousin to £160 Capelfoot, £90 (x2) Woodcroft


C & D Auction Marts Ltd held their fortnightly sale of calves in Dumfries on Monday 29th October 2018.

50 Forward – Another large turnout of buyers were in attendance. Trade maintained recent levels.

Bull Calves
Limousin to £370 £350 Ryes, £360 Barndennoch
British Blue to £370 Ardlamy
British Friesen to £200 Ardlamy

Heifer Calves
Limousin to £400x2 Barndennoch, £360 Capelfoot, £340x2 Ryes
British Blue to £320 Ardlamy
Shorthorn to £250 Tarbert


C & D Auction Marts Ltd held their fortnightly sale of calves in Dumfries on Monday 15th October 2018.

A good show of 50 Calves forward to a full ringside off buyers, Calves were easier due to high feed costs.

Bull Calves

Limousin to £460, £390 Ryes, £370 St Ninains Grove, £360 (x5) Barndennoch.

British Blue to £360 St Ninians Grove , £275, £250 Woodhead, £255 Townhead.

Hereford to £345 Buittle Mains, £280 St Ninians Grove

Heifer Calves

Limousin to £450 (x5) Barndennoch. £375 Ryes

British Blue to £240 Woodhead, £200 (x2) Townhead.


C & D Auction Marts Ltd held their fortnightly sale of calves in Dumfries on Monday 1st October 2018.

Trade remains bouyant with plenty of demand around ringside.

Bull Calves
Simmental to £540 Whitedyke
Limousin to £490, £480 Ryes, £395 Barndennoch.
Angus to £470 North Corbelly
British Blue to £450 North Corbelly

Heifer Calves
Simmental to £490, £475, £380 Whitedyke.
Limousin to £470 Barndennoch, £400 Ryes


C & D Auction Marts Ltd held their fortnightly sale of calves in Dumfries on Monday 17th September 2018.

Smaller show of calves forward to a full ringside of active buyers. More calves required to meet demand.

Bull Calves
Limousin to £390 (x2) Barndennoch

Heifer Calves
Limousin to £430 (x3) Barndennoch, £380 (x4) Barndennoch.


C & D Auction Marts Ltd held their fortnightly sale of calves in Dumfries on Monday 3rd September 2018.

Smaller show of calves forward to a full ringside of active buyers. More calves could be sold.

Bull Calves
Limousin to £440 (x2) Barndennoch.
Beef Shorthorn to £430, £400, £380 Kirkcarsewell.
British Blue to £330 Nether Keir
Charolais to £290 Gateslack

Heifer Calves
Limousin to £450 (x4), £400 (x4) Barndennoch
Beef Shorthorn to £340 East Kirkcarsewell
Angus to £160 Nether Keir


C & D Auction Marts Ltd held their fortnightly sale of calves in Dumfries on Monday 20th August 2018.

41 Forward: More calves could have been easily sold to an active ringside of buyers.

Bull Calves

British Blue to £470, £440 Brownfield, £440, £380, £370 (x2) Awhirk.

Limousin to £460 (x2),(x4) Barndennoch, £370 Capelfoot.

Angus to £370 (x2) Awhirk, £285 Longrigg

Holstein to £170, £120 Kerricks

Heifer Calves

Limousin to £450 (x2) Barndennoch, £350 Capelfoot.

British Blue to £420 Awhirk

Angus to £310 Awhirk, £210 (x2) Woodhead.


C & D Auction Marts Ltd held their fortnightly sale of calves in Dumfries on Monday 6th August 2018.

A good show was presented to a full attendance of active buyers,

Bull Calves

British Blue to £470 Townhead, £370, £360 (x2) Risk

Limousin to £350 Barndennoch

Montbeliarde to £245 Longrigg, £215 Longrigg

Holstein to £150 Longrigg

Heifer Calves

Limousin to £455 (x10) Barndennoch

British Blue to £340, £330 Longrigg


C & D Auction Marts Ltd held their fortnightly sale of calves in Dumfries on Monday 23rd July 2018.

Due to the continued dry spell and shortage of forage calf trade was easier.

Bull Calves

Limousin to £420(x6) Barndennoch, £305, £270 Crossdykes.

Charolais to £250 Craigielandhill

Hereford to £175 Kerricks

Angus to £140 Kerricks

Holstein to £130, £110 Kerricks

Heifer Calves

Limousin to £400 (x5) Barndennoch

Simmental to £390 Buittle Mains.


C & D Auction Marts Ltd held their fortnightly sale of calves in Dumfries on Monday 9th July 2018.

Another good show of calves were easily sold to an increasing ringside of buyers.

Bull Calves

Limousin to £500 Ryes, £470(x2) Ryes, £460 (x2) Ryes, £455 Hillend

Heifer Calves

Limousin to £550 Ryes, £545 (x5) Barndennoch, £525 (x4) Barndennoch

Montbeliard to £450 Hillend

British Blue to £450 Nether Keir.


C & D Auction Marts Ltd held their fortnightly sale of 22 calves in Dumfries on Monday 25th June 2018.

Another good show of calves with more required.

Bull Calves

Limousin to £600 (x5), £590 Barndennoch, £325 Kerricks.

Montbeliard to £400 Longrigg.

British Blue to £290 Longrigg.

Angus to £200 Kerricks, £180 Landale.

Heifer Calves

Limousin to £490 (x2) Barndennoch.

Angus to £280, £230 Kerricks.


C & D Auction Marts Ltd held their fortnightly sale of 27 calves in Dumfries on Monday 11th June 2018.

A good show of calves were presented to a busy ringside of active buyers. More calves could have been easily sold.

Bull Calves

Limousin to £605 (x2), £540 (x3) Barndennoch, £480, £470 Ryes

Angus to £495 Ryes

Holstein to £280 Longrigg

British Blue to £255 Longrigg

Heifer Calves

Limousin to £490 (x3) Barndennoch, £470, £450 Ryes