Dumfries Primestock Report
C&D Auction Marts held their weekly sale of primestock in Dumfries on Wednesday 11th May 2022.
Prime cattle to 294p/kg for a limousin x heifer from J. Jardine, Yett to R. Johnstone & Sons, Butchers, Annan.
Angus heifers to 252p/kg Low Three Mark to W. Lindsay, Butchers, Creetown
OTM's again met a serious competition with numbers tight and demand huge.
Dairy Ave – 185p/kg for a holstein freisian from Conheath or £1655.75
Beef Ave – 230p/kg for a Beef Shorthorn from Dalswinton or £1576
Per Head – Hol - £1655.75 £1548 £1369.40 Conheath, £1566.25 Ryemuir. Sim - £1576 Dalswinton. Short - £1414.50 Dalswinton. AA - £1389.15 Dalswinton, Her - £1382.50 Park.
Per Kilo – Short – 230p Dalswinton. AA – 217p Dalswinton. Sim – 197p Dalswinton. Hol – 185p 176p 167p Conheath, 175p Ryemuir, 169p 165p Brownfield. Lim – 185p Park
404 Prime and Cast Sheep
14 New season lambs selling to £148 North Cowshaw
Very mixed end of season show of hoggs
Suf - £127 West Skelston
Tex - £123 West Skelston & Townhead
Chev - £121.50 Hoddomtown
BF - £118.50 Hoddomtown
X - £115 Corsencon & Netherhall
165 Cast Ewes & Rams: Once again were in plenty of demand
Blue Tex - £186 Boreland
Suf - £170 Corrie Mains
Char - £158 Loaningfoot
Bord Leic - £157 Barr
X - £125 Wellhill, £125 Dempsterton, Swyre & Innerfield, £124 Newbiggin & West Skelston
Chev - £120 Newbank & Wellhill
BF- £117 Newbigging & Dalpeddar
Tex - £224 Shieldhill
Suf - £212 Netherhall
Belt - £195 Shieldhill