Dumfries Dairy Sale Report

C&D Auction Marts Ltd had 10 Dairy Cattle at their Annual Christmas Show & Sale in Dumfries on Monday 12th December 2016.

A Large ringside of active buyers ensured competition was brisk throughout.

The days top price of £1650 was achieved with a well balanced fresh calved 2nd Calver Holstein Friesain Cow from I Stewart & Co, Halldykes to John Maxwell, Netherwood.

Holstein Friesain Heifer M Young & Sons, Beuchan sold at £1600 to Rebecca Nelson, Longrigg.

A Norwegian Red x Holstein Friesain Heifer sold by IM & EA Burgoyne, Shenrick also made £1600 to Colin Mair, Townhead.

Fresh Calved Ayrshire Heifers from Beuchan, Keir then sold at £1500 to W Forrest, Hurkledale. Swiss Red Cow (2nd Calver) to £1500 Shenrick, Crocketford to Richard McDougal, Heathfield. Holstein Friesian (2nd Calver) cow from Halldykes, Lockerbie made £1500 to Colin Mair, Townhead.

Milk Heifers ave £1512.50
Milk Cows ave £1550

Judge Rebecca Nelson, W Young, Beuchan (Seller)

Judge Rebecca Nelson, W Young, Beuchan (Seller)


C&D Auction Marts Ltd held their Quartely Sale of Dairy Cattle in Dumfries on Monday 5th September 2016.

25 Dairy Cattle Forward

A Mixed offering was presented to a keen ringside of buyers.

Heifers in Milk

Holstein Friesian to £1250 Shenrick, £1200 Kerricks

S Red to £1120 Shenrick

Heifers InCalf to £1020 Smallrigg


C&D Auction Marts Ltd held their Quartely Sale of Dairy Cattle in Dumfries on Monday 30th May 2016.

10 Dairy Cattle Forward which met a bouyant demand with Holstein Friesian In Calf Heifers selling at £1000 from Mid Ringuinea


C&D Auction Marts Ltd held their Quarterly Sale of Dairy Cattle in Dumfries on Monday 21st March 2016. A small show of fresh calved dairy heifers were keenly contested by the buyers present.

A very well balanced Swedish Red x Montbelliard Heifer from IM & EA Burgoyne, Shenrick sold at £1300.

A milky Montbelliard x Heifer also from Shenrick achieved £1250.


C&D Auction Marts Ltd held their Annual Christmas show and Sale of Dairy Cattle in Dumfries on Monday 30th November 2015, which was sponsored by CCIB Ltd.

Kevin Coulthard (CCIB Ltd), William Young (Vendor) and Roy McKelvey (Judge)

Kevin Coulthard (CCIB Ltd), William Young (Vendor) and Roy McKelvey (Judge)

The day's judge Roy McKelvey, Burnside found his Champion from M Young & Sons, Waterside Mains, with a well balanced fresh calves Holstein Fresian heifer selling at £1500.

Heifers in milk

£1350, £1120 Shenrick

Cows in milk

£1400 Waterside Mains