Dumfries Primestock Report
C & D Auction Marts Ltd held Weekly Sale of Primestock in Dumfries on Wednesday 27th January 2016.
150 Prime & OTM Cattle
25 Prime Cattle forward – Trade buoyant with buyers in a buying mood.
Limousin to 220.5p Balgray Hill , purchased by R Johnstone & Sons, Annan, 217.5p, 215.50p Dinnans
Charollais to 214.5p Meikle Larbrax
Simmental to 212.50p Burnside
Limousin to 215.5p Faulding Cleugh
125 OTM Cattle – All classes keenly sought as competition was brisk between buyers.
Limousin to £866.20, Mosshead. £819.00, Nether Gribton, £817.40 Mosshead
Holstein to £910.00, Brownfield, £887.25 Burnside Farm
Hols Friesian to £756.60 Drum
Angus to £937.40 Compstone End, £904.00 Newlands, £888.35 Foregirth
Blonde £843.60 Foregirth
British Blue £850.00 Compstone End
Shorthorn £864.45 Nether Gribton
Luing £867.00 Craigdarroch
Charolais £849.15 Glenlaugh
Blonde £1173.00 Kirkhill
Limousin £1328.70 Capelfoot
A.A. £999.90 Millisle
Simmental to 107p Corrie Hills
Angus to 116p Marwhirn, 113p Newlands
Holstein Friesian to 105p Burnside, 104p Brownfield, 104p Riggheads, 100p Nether Gribton.
Blonde to 111p Foregirth
British Blue 125p Compstone End
Shorthorn 113p Nether Gribton
Luing 102p Craigdarroch
Charollais 111p Glenlaugh
Limousin 131p, 122p(x2) Mosshead, 117p Nether Gribton, 115p Glenlaugh, 115p meikle Larbrax, 113p Nether Gribton, 113p Mosshead.
Blonde 115p Kirkhill
Limousin 129p Capelfoot
867 Prime and Store Sheep Forward
505 Prime Hoggs – a very mixed offering with best quality hoggs in short supply and wanted making 180pk +
18 Hoggs (25.5-32Kg) ave 155.2p to 198p Clydeside
Texel to £60 Clydeside Farm
102 Hoggs (32.1-39Kg) ave 167.8p to 196p Rigghead
Suffolk to £72.50 Rigghead £72 Maxwelltown, £71.50 Maxwelltown
Texel to £69.50 Riggheads, £65 Foregirth, £62 Rigghead
Blackface to £62 Maxwelltown
Lleyn £67.50 Maxwelltown
230 Hoggs (39.1-45.5Kg) ave 173.1p to 190p Riggheads
Suffolk to £80.50 Riggheads, £77.50 Dempsterton, £76 Barnbarroch, £76 New Farm
Texel to £80 Meikleholm, £79.50 Clydeside, £75 Courance, £75 Riggheads, £75 Courance
Charollais, £75.00 Clydeside
155 Hoggs (45.6Kg + ) ave 173p to 192p West Skelston
Texel to £88 , £87.50, £86.50 Druidhall, £85 Lochmailing Farm, £83.50 West Skelston £83 Over Abington, £83 West Skelston, £82 Dempsterston, £80 Clydeside
Cross to £80 Druidhall
101 Store Hoggs were easily sold to £70.50, £65.50 Tullochallum.
267 Cast Ewes & Rams – Ewes a very sharp trade £4.50 up on the week.
Texel to £125, Leithanhall, £96 Shieldhill, £90 New Farm, £85 Shieldhill
Suffolk to £83 New Farm, £81 High Drum
Mule to £70 Abune The Brae, £67 New Farm, £64 Shield Hill, £64 Leithanhall, £64 Ballaggan, £64 Abune The Brae
Blackface to £57 Whitedyke, £57 Foregirth, £55.50 Glenart, £55 Dornal, £55 Abune The Brae.
Suffolk £80 Shawhill
Texel £86 Leithanhall, £82 Kirkhill,
Blue Leicester £89, £77 Whitedyke