Dumfries Primestock Report

C & D Auction Marts Ltd held Weekly Sale of Primestock in Dumfries on Wednesday 10th August 2016.

Small Show of Prime Cattle easily sold, Butchers requiring greater numbers of locally sourced beef.

Heifers: Charolais to 218.5p from AC & S Martin, Horseholm to R Johnstone & Sons Butchers Annan

55 OTM Cattle continue to met a pleasing trade with buyers actively seeking all classes of cows.

Per Head

Limousin to £1137.60 New Hall, £979.80 Skipmyre

Angus to £956.30 Druidhall/Braco, £843.60 Carruthers

Simmental to £864.30 Lochbank

Holstein Friesain to £856.80 Hartfield, £823.90 Philgowan

Hereford to £856.80 Park

British Friesain to £834.60 Fardingjames

Per Kg

Limousin to 144p New Hall, 138p Skipmyre, 128p Belzies, 126p Carruthers

Holstein Friesain to 132p Dryburgh, 119p, 115p Hartfield, 108p Philgowan

Angus to 131p Druidhall/Braco, 127p Courstein, 122p Capelfoot

Simmental to 129p Lochbank

British Blue to 121p Denbieyett

Galloway to 107p Barfil

1727 Prime Sheep

1178 Prime Lambs – Trade exceeds sellers expectations with best lambs selling around the 200p mark; Mule Lambs from 165 to 180p.

141 Lambs (45.6-52Kg) ave 195p to 218p Boreland

Texel to £103.50, £100 Boreland, £100 Station, £98 Barbush, £97 Newmains

Suffolk to £89.50 Cushag

643 Lambs (39.1-45.5Kg) ave 191.1p to 213p Station

Texel to £90.50 Shieldhill, £88.50 Dollard, £88 Lennox Plunton, £88 Woodhead, £88 Boreland

Beltex to £84.50 Craigieland Hill

Suffolk to £83 Innerfield, £80.50 Third, £79.50 Lanarkland

Charollais to £82 Riggheads

Mule to £80 Gibbonhill

394 Lambs (32.1-39Kg) ave 187.8p to 215p West Skelston

Texel to £80 West Skelston, £77.50 Dollard, £76 Dornells

Suffolk to £72.50 Gibbonhill

Mule to £70 Guelt

549 Cast Ewes & Rams Forward – Cast Sheep less on the week and sold to £114.50 from Boreland, Glencaple.

Texel to £114.50 Boreland, £92.50 Shieldhill, £89.50 Halldykes

Beltex to £102.50 Park

Continental to £93.50 Halldykes

Mule to £77.50 Carsewadda, £76.50 Backburn, £76.50 Woodhead, £75.50 Lochhill, £74.50 Innerfield

Suffolk to £71.50 Whinneyhill

Chev Mule to £67.50 Halldykes

Cheviot to £66 Station

Leicester to £63.50 Fardingjames

Lleyn to £61.50 Laneside

Blackface to £58.50 Guelt, £58.50 Dalpeddar, £55.50 Brandleys


Texel to £76.50 Backburn

Blackface to £77.50 Brandleys, £69.50 Nunnerie

Lleyn to £92.50 Brandleys

corresponding week 2015 sale report