Dumfries Calf Sale Report

C & D Auction Marts Ltd held thir final sale of Calves for 2017 at Dumfries Mart on Monday 11th December 2017 which included the Christmas Show.

35 Calves Forward: Good show of calves

Judge Jack Muir, Cleughbrae awarded the Champion Rosette to AW Currie & Son, Barndennoch for an Outstanding Limousin x Bull Calf which sold to £460 to the Judge.

Champion - Barndennoch

Champion - Barndennoch

Principle Prices

Bull Calves

Limousin £460, £420, £400 (x3) Barndennoch, £355 Ryes

Simmental to £410 Maxwellbank

British Blue to £340 Boreland of Colvend, £340 Brownfield

Angus to £250 Inglestonford

Heifer Calves

Limousin to £400 (x5), £350 Barndennoch

British Blue to £390, £360, £270 Brownfield

Next Calf Sale Monday 8th January 2018. Contact Alistair Watret 07715 499 320 / Matthew Thomson 07900 181 6350


C & D Auction Marts Ltd had their fortnightly sale of Calves at Dumfries Mart on Monday 27th November 2017.

30 Calves forward to a good attendance of buyers.

Principle Prices

Bull Calves
Limousin to £470, £410 (x2), £400 Ryes, £350, £330 Chapelcroft
British Blue to £380 Hartfield
Fleckvieh to £365 Slacks

Heifer Calves
Limousin to £420 (x4), £390 (x4) Barndennoch, £360 Ryes, £310 Chapelcroft
British Blue to £320 Hartfield
Angus to £315 Hartfield


C & D Auction Marts Ltd had their fortnightly sale of Calves at Dumfries Mart on Monday 13th November 2017.

75 Calves forward: Calves sharper on the week and met a ready demand from a full attendance of buyers.

Principle Prices

Bull Calves

Limousin to £470 (x4), £400 (x2) Barndennoch

Angus to £290, £140 (x3) Ardlamy

Holstein to £160 Barndennoch, £90 Kilkivan

Norweign Red £90 (x4) Kilkivan

Ayrshire to £80 (x3) Clochkeil

Heifer Calves

Limousin to £440 (x4) Barndennoch

Simmental to £370, £290 Buittle Mains


C & D Auction Marts Ltd had their fortnightly sale of Calves at Dumfries Mart on Monday 30th October 2017.

Calves sharper on the previous sale

Principle Prices

Bull Calves

Limousin to £475, £460, £440 Barndennoch

British Blue to £220 Cally Mains

Heifer Calves

Limousin to £495, £490 (x5) Barndennoch

Angus to £360, £250 (x2) Smallrigg

Hereford to £340, £260, £245 Smallrigg

British Blue to £265(x2) Smallrigg


C & D Auction Marts Ltd had their fortnightly sale of Calves at Dumfries Mart on Monday 2nd October 2017.

A good show of quality calves was forward, with trade being easier.

Principle Prices

Bull Calves

Limousin £500, £460 Capelfoot, £460, £440 (x3) Barndennoch

Fleckvieh to £345 (x2), £340 (x2) Slacks

Hereford £330 Slacks

Heifer Calves

Limousin to £310 Guillielands


C & D Auction Marts Ltd had their fortnightly sale of Calves at Dumfries Mart on Monday 2nd October 2017.

Trade was easier on the previous sale.

Principle Prices

Bull Calves

Limousin to £420 (x7) Barndennoch, £405 Ryes

British Blue to £380, £350, £320 Inglestonford, £310 (x2) Cally Mains

Angus to £360, £355 Inglestonford.

Heifer Calves

Limousin to £410, £405 Shangan, £400 Ryes.

British Blue to £360 Inglestonford.


C & D Auction Marts Ltd had their fortnightly sale of Calves at Dumfries Mart on Monday 18th Sepember 2017.

A very good show of calves forward:

Principle Prices

Bull Calves

Limousin to £555 Barndennoch

Angus to £340 Gamerigg

Heifer Calves

Limousin to £530 (x5) Barndennoch, £510 (x3), £440 Ryes, £390 Barndennoch.

Charolais to £370 Gateslack

British Blue to £350 Gamerigg


C & D Auction Marts Ltd had their fortnightly sale of Calves at Dumfries Mart on Monday 4th September 2017.

Another good show of calves were presented to an active ringside of buyers.

Principle Prices

Limousin to £600 Lochbank, £540, £510, £500, £480, £470 Barndennoch, £510 Ryes, £430 Chapelcroft

British Blue to £460 Guillielands

Heifer Calves

Limousin £560 Tregallon, £510 Ryes

Simmental to £480 Tregallon

British Blue to £410, £405 Guillielands


C & D Auction Marts Ltd had their fortnightly sale of Calves at Dumfries Mart on Monday 21st August 2017.

More calves could have easily of been sold to a large ringside of buyers all activley seeking more numbers.

Principle Prices

Bull Calves

Limousin to £510 (x2), £450, £430 Barndennoch, £370 Kerricks

British Blue to £380 (x2) Kerricks

Heifer Calves

British Blue to £395, £375 Kerricks

Limousin to £365, £315 Kerricks


C & D Auction Marts Ltd had their fortnightly sale of Calves at Dumfries Mart on Monday 7th August 2017.

A good show of 40 calves where presented to a full ringside of buyers, with leaving very happy with the days trading.

Principle Prices

Bull Calves

British Blue to £520 Westhills, £500, £495 Guillielands.

Limousin to £520 Barndennoch.

Fleckvieh to £390, £320, £300 Stannock.

Heifer Calves

British Blue to £485, £480 Guillielands, £480 Kerricks.

Simmental to £325 Guillielands.

Limousin to £500 (x2), £480, £470 Barndennoch.


C & D Auction Marts Ltd had their fortnightly sale of Calves at Dumfries Mart on Monday 24th July 2017.

A smaller show of calves forward to a good ringside of buyers. Prices remain good selling at beyond the sellers expectations. More required at every sale.

Principle Prices

Bulls
Limousin to £600 Capelfoot, £440 Ryes
British Blue to £450 Kerricks

Heifers
Limosuin to £490, £465, £420 Ryes
British Blue to £390, £380 (x2) Kerricks


C & D Auction Marts Ltd had their fortnightly sale of Calves at Dumfries Mart on Monday 10th July 2017.

Excellent show of calves presented to a full ringside of keen buyers.

Principle Prices
Bull Calves

Fleckvieh to £350, £310, £300 (x2) £280, £280 Stannock
British blue to £440 Gamerigg
Angus to £390 Stannock, £330 Dalswinton
Holstein to £160 (x2) Hartfield
Simmental to £550 Potterland
Limousin to £570, £560 (x2), £510 Barndennoch

Heifer Calves
British Blue to £480, £450, £430 Gamerigg,
Limousin to £510, £500, £480 Barndennoch, £500, £480 (x3) Rye


C & D Auction Marts Ltd had their fortnightly sale of Calves at Dumfries Mart on Monday 26th June 2017.

Overall a good show of calves with more calves being required to meet the demand around the ring.

Principle Prices

Bull Calves

British Blue to £480 Kerricks

Limousin to £460, £440 Ryes

Heifer Calves

British Blue to £520, £510, £500 Preston Hall Farm

Limousin to £510, £480 Ryes


C & D Auction Marts Ltd had their fortnightly sale of 40 Calves at Dumfries Mart on Monday 12th June 2017.

A packed ringside were in attendance trade was very competitive with lots of men unable to fill orders.

Principle Prices

Bull Calves

Limousin to £490 Hillend, £480, £470 Ryes, £470 Marks

British Blue to £450 Gamerigg

Angus to £440, £405 Gamerigg

Heifer Calves

Limousin to £515 Pendicle, £460, £450 Ryes

British Blue to £440 Gamerigg

Angus to £420 Ryes


C & D Auction Marts Ltd had their fortnightly sale of 40 Calves at Dumfries Mart on Monday 29th May 2017.

Banrdennoch calf

£645 Barndennoch

An excellent show of calves were on offer to a full ringside of buyers with a centre record of £645 for a 10 week old dairy bred Limousin x Bull Calf from A W Currie, Barndennoch, with the purchaser being J Muir, Cleughbrae. Others from the same home to £575 and £570.

Principle Prices

Bull Calves

Limousin to £645, £575, £570 Barndennoch

Fleckvieh to £470 (x2) Stannock, £425 Stannock, £400, £395 Slacks

British Blue to £440, £425 Kerricks

Angus to £415, £405 Slacks, £390 Ryes

Holstein to £125, £115 Kerricks

Heifer Calves

Limousin to £520 (x2) Barndennoch


C & D Auction Marts Ltd had their fortnightly sale of 25 Calves at Dumfries Mart on Monday 15th May 2017. All classes easily upheld recent rates with more required to meet demand.

Bull Calves

Limousin to £465, £460, £445 Ryes

Angus to £330 Fingland

Fleckvieh to £270 Limekilns

Heifer Calves

Limousin to £450, £320 Ryes, £300 Byeloch


C & D Auction Marts Ltd had their fortnightly sale of 40 Calves at Dumfries Mart on Monday 1st May 2017.

Numbers forward were far short of increased attendance of buyers needs. Trade for all calves was exceptional.

Bull Calves

British Blue to £465, £440 Slacks, £370 Kerricks

Angus to £460 Slacks

Fleckvieh to £435 (x2) Slacks

Heifer Calves

British Blue to £405 Townhead


C & D Auction Marts Ltd had their fortnightly sale at Dumfries Mart on Monday 17th April 2017.

Calves were in Good demand with More Required for a Large Ringside of Buyers.

Bull Calves

Fleckvieh to £450, £120, £400 Stannock, £390, £380 Slacks

Limousin to £450 Barndennoch

Angus to £420, £400 Slacks

Milk Calves

British Blue to £370, £350 Kerricks

Limousin to £320 Cleughbrae

Heifer Calves

Limousin to £520 Barndennoch


C & D Auction Marts Ltd had their fortnightly sale at Dumfries Mart on Monday 3rd April 2017.

Small Show of calves easily sold to £410 for a Fleckvieh Cross Bull from Slack, Lochmaben.


C & D Auction Marts Ltd had an Excellent show of 40 calves at their fortnightly sale at Dumfries Mart on Monday 20th March 2017.

With a big turnout of buyers keen to purchase greater numbers

Limousin Heifer Calves From A W Currie & Sons, Barndennoch Sold to £500 (x5) with Bull Calves to £470 (x6)

With others too £440 Chapelcroft, £430 (x6) Barndennoch

Bulls

British Blue to £450 Barnbarroch

Heifers

Simmental to £460, £370 Barnbarroch

British Blue to £350 Barnbarroch


C & D Auction Marts Ltd had another good show of calves at their fortnightly sale of calves at Dumfries Mart on Monday 6th March 2017.

30 Calves and Stirks Forward

All breeds met very competitive bidding from the large ringside of buyers in attendance with numbers being short of requirements.

Top Prices

Bulls

Limousin to £475, £395, £350 Ryes

British Blue to £465 Hartfield £310 Park

Fleckvieh to £390, £385 (x5) £340 Slacks

Angus to £380 (x2) Slacks

Heifers

British Blue to £460 Hartfield, £280 (x2) Park

Limousin to £410 Ryes

Angus to £190 Hotts


C & D Auction Marts Ltd had another good show of calves at their fortnightly sale of calves at Dumfries Mart on Monday 20th February 2017.

Limousin Calves from AW Currie, Barndennoch sold to top the sale at £480 for 10 outstanding Heifer Calves.

Bull Calves from the same home also sold to £475 and £440.

Fleckvieh Bull Calves From D Kincaid, Slack sold to £375 and £350.

Angus to £320 From the Same home

More Calves Required for our next Sale.

Top Prices

Bulls

Limousin to £475, £440, £430 Barndennoch

Heifers

Limousin to £480 (x10) Barndennoch


C & D Auction Marts Ltd held their fortnightly sale of calves at Dumfries Mart on Monday 6th February 2017.

Another good show of calves with more Limousin, Angus and British Blue calves required for a good ringside of buyers.

Top Prices

Bulls

Hereford to £390 (x2) Leathorn

Fleckvieh to £370 Slacks

Angus to £370, £350 Slacks

Simmental to £360 Longrigg.


C & D Auction Marts Ltd held their opening 2017 sale of young calves and stirks on Monday 9th January 2017.

The sale got off to a flying start with Limousin x bull calves from A W Currie selling to a top price of £525 and £510 for Limousin Heifers. A Britsh Blue x Heifer from G&M Summerville sold to £420.

More calves required to satisfy a full ring side of buyers.

Top Prices

Bulls
Limousin x to £525, £505 Bardennoch
Fleckvieh x to £325, £280, £250 Slacks
Angus to £325 Slacks
Hereford x to £300 Barend

Heifers
Limousin x to £510 (x5) Bardennoch
British Blue x to £420 North Corbelly
Angus to £340 North Corbelly.


C & D Auction Marts Ltd held their Christmas Show & Sale of Young Calves & Stirks in Dumfries on Monday 12th December 2016.

A grand show of 54 weaned and on milk calves was presented to a full ringside of local and distant buyers, Trade for all types surpassed sellers expectations. Prior to the sale Mr Andrew Sloan, Uppermoor capably judged the calves and awarded Best Suckler Bred Calf to Stuart Graham, Hillend with a Limousin Bull Calf selling at £460.

Champion

Champion Calf

Champion Calf Presentation

Champion Calf Presentation

Best Dairy Bred Calf was for a Limousin x Bull from Alan Currie, Barndennoch selling at £515.

The days top price of £590 was paid to Leathorn Farms with a Charolais Bull.

Bulls

Charolais to £590 Barend

Limousin to £515 (x2), £490 (x2), £420 Barndennoch, £450 Hillend

Angus to £400 Slacks

Simmental to £365 Upper Portrack

Fleckvieh to £335 (x3) Slacks

Montbelliard to £305 (x2) Hillend

British Blue to £290 Hillend, £240 Hurkledale

Heifers

Limousin to £430 Hillend

British Blue to £350, £340 (x2), £325 Townhead, £330, £325 Hillend