Dumfries Primestock Report
C & D Auction Marts Ltd held their Weekly Sale of Primestock in Dumfries on Wednesday 13th June 2018.
Prime Cattle in short supply met keen competition with more needed to fill demand.
J Jardine, Yett sold Limousin Heifers to 239p/kg to R Johnstone & Sons, Butcher, Annan.
51 OTM's: Trade getting dearer with buyers very competitive for greater numbers of all types.
37 Dairy Cows Ave 127.9p/kg to 197p/kg and £1191.85.
13 Beef Cows Ave 152.5p/kg to 177p/kg and £1344.75
1 Bull to 145p/kg and £1711
Limousin to £1344.75 Annefield, £1079.70, £1018.75 Belridding
Simmental to £1245 Annefield
Angus to £1193.20 Annefield
Holstein to £1191.85, £965.60 Rue, £1095.15, £1026.90, £1007, £966 Morton Holm, £930.60 Barndennoch, £923 Kirkbog
British Blue to £1045 Innerfield
Saler to £1027.05 Glenmanna
Hereford to £1002 Park
Friesan to £931 Park
Ayrshire to £897.60 Hollands , £877.25 Muirside
Charolais £1711 Glenmanna
Limosuin to 177p, 163p Belridding, 165p Annefield
Saler to 167p Glenmanna
Hereford to 167p Park
Simmental to 166p Annefield
Angus to 157p Annefield
British Blue to 156p Innerfield
Holstein to 197p, 137p, 136p Rue, 163p, 159p, 147p, 146p, 140p Morton Holm, 155p,132p, 131p Barndennoch, 130p Kirkbog
Ayrshire to 145p Muirside, £136p Hollands
Friesian to 133p Park
Norweign Red to 129p Kirkbog
Charolais 145p Glenmanna
Prime sheep forward:
194 Prime lambs: Trade firm. Best quality lambs wanted to 291p/kg Belzies and £122 Midtown for Texel.
Texel to £122, £110 Midtown, £118, £114 Bush of Craigs, £116.50 Belzies,£114, £110.50 Eastside, £112 Denbieyett, £110 Dempsterton
Zwartble to £115 Hollands
314 Prime hoggs: Fleshed hoggs still selling in excess of 200p/kg. Lean hoggs limited demand.
Suffolk to £107.50, £94.50 Thorns, £92.50 Lanarkland
Texel to £101.50, £93 Lanarkland, £98.50 Tinwald
Cheviot to £90.50 Nether Keir
Blackface to £87 Thorns
316 Cast ewes: Slightly easier on the week.
Texel to £135.50 Skipmyre, £130.50 Balgray house , £122.50 Isle of Dalton, £119.50 Nether Keir, £113.50 North Cowshaw
Suffolk to £111.50 Gall , £90.50 Upper Senwick
Berrichon to £99.50 Maryfield
NCC to £95.50 Muirside
Leicester to £95.50 Fardingjames
Zwartble to £84.50 Hollands, £84.50 Glendarroch
Beltex to £83.50 Kennels Cott
Cross to £78.50 Hall, £77.50 Skipmyre, £74.50 Glendarroch, £74.50 Blackpark
Cheviot Mule to £76.50 Springfield
Blackface to £74.50 Fardingjames, £57.50 Thorns, £55.50 Gall.