Dumfries Primestock Report
C & D Auction Marts Ltd held their weekly sale of Primestock on Wednesday 24th April 2019 in Dumfries.
85 Cattle forward
Prime cattle sold to 226p/kg for a limousinx heifer from J & L Craik, Waterside.
OTM's were forward in greater numbers with trade sharper for all classes.
63 Dairy ave. 111.9p/kg to 148p/kg and £1143.90
19 Beef ave. 123p/kg to 132p/kg and £967.50
Holstein to £1143.90, £1049.20 Hartfield, £946.20 Longbridgemuir, £908.50 Rockhallhead
Freisian to £1029 Braehead, £918.75, £912.50 Kirkland
Simmental to £967.50 Dalswinton, £891.75, £851 Drumjargon
Angus to £888.30 Dalswinton
Friesian to 147p, 116p, 115p Braehead, 125p x3, 123p, 117p, 116p Kirkland
Angus to 142p Shambellie Grange, 130p, 129p Kirkbride
Holstein to 135p x2, 126p, 124p Heathfield, 123p, 122p Hartfield, 117p Shenrick, 115p, 111p Trailflat, 115p Ryemuir, 115p Rockhallhead, 114p Longbridgemuir
Limousin to 132p Kirkbride
Simmental to 148p Drumjargon, 136p, 135p Buittle Mains,129p x2 Dalswinton
Fleckvieh to 128p Shenrick, 109p Rockhallhead
Shorthorn to 126p Dalswinton
498 Sheep forward:
327 Prime Hoggs: Mixed offering with best types scarce and wanted.
38 Hoggs (25.5-39kg) Ave 197.8p/kg To 228p/kg Riggheads
Blackface to £77 Beuchan.
180 Hoggs (39.1-45.5kg) Ave 210.4p/kg To 233/kg Nether Cargen
Texel to £94.50 Lanarkland, £94.50 East Polquhirter, £91 Barnbarroch
Suffolk to £92.50 East Polquhirter, £89.50 Barnbarroch, £89.50 Riggheads
Cheviot to £92.50, £91.50 Nether Cargen
Blackface to £86 Hayfield, £82 West Skelston
Cross to £80 Kikrbride
110 Hoggs (46kg+) Ave 190.3p/kg To 217p/kg East Polquhirter
Texel to £110 New Mains, £109, £104, £103 East Polquhirter, £104.50 Lanarkland, £101 Over abington, £100.50 West Skelston, £100 East Lanegate.
Suffolk to £107 Nether Cargen, £101 West Skelston, £96.50 Lanarkland, £96 Abune the Brae
Charollais to £98 Hayfield
169 Cast Ewes and Rams: Trade Sharper
Texel to £162 Castlehill, £153 Hillside, £131.50, £123.50 New Mains, £96.50 Auchenfad
Suffolk to £107.50, £98.50 New Mains, £103.50 Auchenfad
Leicester to £93.50 Hillside
Cross to £92 Thorniethwaite, £83.50 New Mains, £81.50 Abune the Brae, £80.50 New Mains
Halfbred to £90.50 West Lanegate
Blackface to £76.50 Abune the Brae, £70 Culdoach
Texel to £127 Castlehill
Charollais to £108 Upper Senwick