Dumfries Calf Sale Report

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

Limosuin 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

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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


C & D Auction Marts Ltd held their fortnightly sale of 20 calves in Dumfries on Monday 28th May 2018.

Calves met a grand trade being in big demand.

Bull Calves

Limousin to £535, £530 Ryes

British Blue to £380 Longrigg

Heifer Calves

Limosuin to £520 (x2) Barndennoch


C & D Auction Marts Ltd held their fortnightly sale of calves in Dumfries on Monday 14th May 2018.

Trade continues to please with more needed at each sale.

Bull Calves

Angus to £305 Ardlamy

Holstein to £155 (x2) Kilkeddan

Heifer Calves

British Blue to £350 Hallmyre

Limosuin to £335 Hallmyre.


C & D Auction Marts Ltd held their fortnightly sale of calves in Dumfries on Monday 30th April 2018.

Bull Calves

Limousin to £525

British Blue to £510, £500

Angus to £510

Heifer Calves

British Blue £500

Limousin to £450


C & D Auction Marts Ltd held their fortnightly sale of calves in Dumfries on Monday 16th April 2018.

Trade pleases with plenty of buyers in attendance.

Bull Calves

Limousin to £515, £510, £500 Ryes, £480 Byeloch.

Angus to £460, £455, £440 Ryes.

Heifer Calves

Limousin to £310 Hartfield.

Angus to £205 Marks.


C & D Auction Marts Ltd held their fortnightly sale of calves in Dumfries on Monday 2nd April 2018.

Good attendance of buyers. More required to fulfil buyers needs.

Bull Calves

Simmental to £500 Lochbank.

British Blue to £260 Newhouse.

Angus to £240 Newhouse.

Heifer Calves

Simmental to £540 Lochbank.


C & D Auction Marts Ltd held their fortnightly sale of calves in Dumfries on Monday 19th March 2018.

Good attendance of buyers actively seeking greater numbers.

Bull Calves

Limosuin to £505, £500, £490 Ryes

Angus to £465 Ryes

British Blue to £440 Gullielands

Heifer Calves

Limousin to £480, £400 Ryes

Angus to £395 Ryes

British Blue to £350 Gullielands


C & D Auction Marts Ltd held their fortnightly sale of calves in Dumfries on Monday 19th February 2018.

Calves were easier on previous sale, However good types continued to sell well to a full ringside of active buyers.

Bull Calves

Limousin to £485 Ryes, £480 Barndennoch.

British Blue to £480, £360 Guillielands

Angus to £455 Ryes

Beef Shorthorn to £450 Mains of Duchrae

Heifer Calves

Limousin to £485 Woodcroft, £440, £430, £410 Ryes

British Blue to £460, £430 Gullielands

Simmental to £440 Mains of Duchrae

Angus to £390 Mains of Duchrae

Beef Shorthorn to £370 Mains of duchrae


C & D Auction Marts Ltd held their fortnightly sale of calves in Dumfries on Monday 5th February 2018.

A small show of calves met a big demand, more required for the next sale

Bull Calves

Angus to £495, £470 Guillielands

Limousin to £485, £480 Ryes

Heifer Calves

British Blue to £450, £440 (x2) Guillielands,

Angus to £420 Ryes


C & D Auction Marts Ltd held their fortnightly sale of calves in Dumfries on Monday 22nd January 2018.

45 Calves Forward: Another grand show of calves was presented to a full ringside of buyers with trade exceeding expectations.

Bull Calves

British Blue to £500, £490, £460, £450 Guillielands

Angus to £500, £480, £450 Guillielands

Limousin to £395, £360 Barndennoch

Heifer Calves

Limosuin to £455, £440 Ryes, £390 Barndennoch

Angus to £370 Ryes

British Blue to £340 Townhead


C & D Auction Marts Ltd held their Opening Sale of Calves for 2018 at Dumfries on Monday 8th January 2018.

45 Calves Forward: All classes continue to meet plenty of demand although looking easier.

Bull Calves

British Blue to £440 (2), £420 (x2), £400 Gullielands

Limousin to £430, £410 (x3) Barndennoch, £420 Ryes

Holstein to £65 Kilkeddan

Ayrshire to £60 Drumlemble

Heifer Calves

Limousin to £470 Ryes, £390 (x9) Barndennoch

Angus to £295 Marks

British Blue to £230 Brownfield.


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

Principal 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


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.