Dumfries Primestock Report

C & D Auction Marts Ltd held their Weekly Sale of Primestock in Dumfries on Wednesday 14th February 2018.

58 Cattle Forward:

Prime Cattle: Maintained Recent Rates

Limousin Heifers to 226p from J & L Craik, Waterside to Border Meats , Lockerbie

OTM Cattle: Met a Competitive Trade for a Plainer show.

27 Dairy Cows Ave 107.1p/kg to 115p/kg and £874

21 Beef Cows Ave 120.2p/kg to 150p/kg and £1083

2 Bulls Ave 122p/kg to 124p/kg and £1224

Per Head

Cows

Simmental to £1224 Bush

Shorthorn to £1043.20 Glenkiln

Limousin to £1165, Herries, £1080 Skipmyre, £1024 Shangan

Simmental to £1014 Mains of Minnydow

Holstein to £874 Dryburgh, £874 New

Galloway to £784.70 Barfil

Per Kilo

Cows

Simmental to 130p Mains of Minnydow, £130p Drumhumphry

Limousin to 150p, 128p Skipmyre, 128p Shangan

Shorthorn to 128p Glenkiln

Galloway to 118p Barfil

Holstein to 115p Dryburgh, 115p New

Friesan to 110p Baltersan

1141 Prime sheep Forward:

921 Prime & Store Hoggs: Trade sharper with best hoggs from 220p/kg to 250p/kg

31 Hoggs (25.5kg – 32kg) Ave 185p/kg to 216p/kg Shambellie

Texel to £66 Shambellie Grange

Blackface to £62.50 Shambellie Grange

301 Hoggs (32.1kg – 39kg) Ave 207.3p/kg to 244p/kg Victoria House

Texel to £86.50, £84 Newmains, £85.50 Newhope, £83.50 Muircleugh

Cheviot to £86.50 Auchencrieff

Shetland £85.50 Cowans

Beltex to £83 Victoria House

Blackface to £82, £84.50 Glenmanna

387 Hoggs (39.1kg – 45.5kg) Ave 211.8p/kg to 241p/kg Auchencrieff

Texel to £95.50 (3) Cowans, £94.50 West Skelston, £94 Cowans, £92.50 Marr

Cheviot to £93, £87 Auchencrieff

Suffolk to £91.50 Barnbarroch, £91 Cowans, £89 New Mains

Beltex to £90 Paddockhole

Blackface to £86 Craigdarroch, £83 Riggheads

Cross to £83.50 Over abington, £82 Dempsterton

156 Hoggs (45.6kg+) Ave 207.2p/kg to 250p/kg Banks

Beltex to £120 Banks, £1100 Paddockhole

Texel to £105.50, £105, £102.50, £102 Cowans, £104 Swyre, £98.50 West Skelston

Suffolk to £102.50 Swyre, £102.50 Cowans

Store Hoggs met Plenty of Demand

Beltex to £71 Shambellie Grange

Texel to £66 Ardoch

Charollais to £56 Ardoch

Cross to £47 Ardoch

220 Cast ewes and rams: Smaller Show, Trade Firm.

Ewes

Texel to £113.50 Victoria house, £106.50 Barony, £94.50 Belridding

Suffolk to £102.50 Swyre, £82.50 Nether Cargen

Cross to £84.50 Barony, £81.50 Belridding, £79.50 Nether Cargen

Cheviot to £85.50 Nether Cargen, £66.50, £58.50 Marwhirn

Blackface to £72.50 Shambellie, £51.50 Nether Gribton

Lleyn to £61.50 Whitedyke

Rams

Texel to £109.50 Shambellie Grange

corresponding week 2017 sale report