28 prime Cattle – Prime cattle scarce of buyers requirements and sharper.
Top price of 195.5p for a 525kg Limousin heifer from Messrs R Neill, Upper Tinwald, 194.5p Culhorn Mains, 189.5p Upper Tinwald, 188.5p Balgray Hill; British Blue 175.5p Culhorn Mains; Charolais 173.5p Riggheads. Top gross heifer £1129.60 Culhorn Mains.
Bullocks to 175.5p for Limousin form JD & M Maclellan, Culhorn Mains others from the same to169.5p, 167.5p; Charolais 163.5p Marwhirn. Top gross bullock £1149.53 Culhorn Mains.
35 Young bulls – A
sound trade prevailed for all classes.
66 OTM cattle – good quality show forward and trade above expectations.
OTM Galloway bullock 136.5p Lochmailing. OTM Charolais heifer 144.5p Marwhirn.
Medium (39.1-45.5kg) top 166p average 160.2p
(45.6-52kg) top 159p average 151p.
260 Prime ewes and rams. – trade easily withheld recent high rates.
Heavy ewes to £94.50 for Texels from Midlock, £93.50 Barsalloch, £85.50 North Cowshaw; Suffolk £74.50 Merrick; Charollais £75 Midlock; Halfbred £74.50 Cumleys; Greyface £69 Merrick, £68.50 Cumleys & West Skelston; North Country Cheviot £61.50 Easthill Cottage; Leicester £82.50 Midlock, £79.50 Barr.
Light ewes to £64.50 for Cheviots from High Drum; Blackface £53.50 Midlock, £47.50 Glenmanna, £45.50 Barr.
Rams to £89.50 for Texels from Park Farm, £88 Barr, £87.50 Park Farm; Blackface £53.50 Barr.
|Dumfries Mart, Huntingdon Road, Dumfries DG1 1NF Tel : 01387 279495|
|© 2015 - C & D Auction Marts Limited|