Dumfries Primestock Report

C & D Auction Marts Ltd held Weekly Sale of Primestock in Dumfries on Wednesday 13th July 2016.

52 Prime & OTM Cattle

Prime Cattle in short supply and in demand


Limousin to 215.5p from AC & S Martin, Horseholm to W Lindsay Butchers Creetown. Charolais to 210p from Horseholm, Bankend to Border Meats Ltd Lockerbie

OTM Cattle continue to meet a brisk trade with all classes actively sought after.

Per Head

Limousin to £1046.50, £896 Ballaggan, £916.35, £896 Newmains

British Blue to £1002.15 Druidhall

Holstein Friesian to £888.10 Rue

Shorthorn to £844.55 Bogue

British Friesian to £819.25 Kirkland

NRed to £782.55 Mortonholm

Per Kilo

British Friesian to 145p, 135p, 117p, 113p, 111p, 109p Kirkland

Shorthorn to 133p Bogue

British Blue to 131p Druidhall

Angus to 121p Bogue, 119p Druidhall

Limousin to 130p, 128p Ballaggan, 128p, 123p Newmains

N Red to 111p (x2) Mortonholm

Moiled to 109p (x2) Whitcastles

Holstein Friesain to 108p Barony, 108p Rue

Bulls Angus to £1090.45 Marwhirn

1367 Prime Sheep

978 Prime Lambs – Best quality lambs and heavyweights maintained recent rates with all other classes easing back.

48 Lambs (25.5-32Kg) ave 192p to 197p

Texel to £53.80 Blindhillbush

351 Lambs (32.1-39Kg) ave 186.4p to 216p

Suffolk to £78 Newlands

Texel to £82 Park, £80.50 Shangan, £78.50 Slacks

542 Lambs (39.1-45Kg) ave 198.3p to 219p

Suffolk to £90 Marwhirn

Texel to £88 East Kirkcarsewell, £87, £85.50 Innerfield, £85.80 Over Abington, £85.50 Eastside, £84.50 Kirkbride

Suffolk to £87.50 Kirkbride, £83 Woodcroft

Charollais to £86 Rigghead, £86, £85 Shangan

37 Lambs (45.6-52Kg) ave 204.6p to 210p

Texel to £96.50 Shangan, £96 West Skelston, £95.50, £93.50 Eastside

Suffolk to £90.50 Drumburn

Beltex to £80 Park

389 Cast Ewes & Rams Forward – Ewes Similar trade to last week to a top of £123.50 for Texel Ewes of Castlehill, Durisdeer

Texel to £123.50, £114.50 Castlehill, £113.50 Rigghead, £110.50 Glenlaugh

Suffolk to £103.50 Nether Garrel, £96.50 Maryfield

Leicester to £80.50 Barr, £79.50 Glenlaugh

Mule to £75.50 Shangan, £74.50 Glenlaugh, £73.50 High Drum, £69.50 Drumburn

Cheviot to £74.50, £73.50 Marwhirn

Blackface to £70.50, £59.50 Upper Rigg, £65.50 Whitedyke, £59.50 Blindburn

Swaledale to £59.50 Blindhillbush

Rams Texel to £100 Castlehill

corresponding week 2015 sale report