Dumfries Store and Breeding Sheep Report
C and D Auctions held their Annual Sale of Cast Rams, Ewes and Store Hoggs along with breeding ewes in Dumfries with 1865 forward on Friday 7th January 2022.
1313 Store hoggs were easily sold to a large attendance of active buyers with trade being exceptional for all classes.
Tex - £118 £115 South Mains, £114 Craigmuie
NCC -£104 Roan, £100 Mollin
Suf - £102 South Mains
X - £98 Benthead
Chev - £90 Archbank, £89 Alton
BF - £83 x2 8 Terregles cottage
X - £110 Glenkiln
BF - £100 Hayfield
Chev - £94 Archbank
Ewes & Rams
367 Cast Ewes & Rams easily maintained recent rates.
Blue Leic - £124 Glenlaugh
Tex - £112 Copewood & High Townhead x2
Rom - £110 Carronhill
X - £94 Tibbers
Chev - £89 Archhbank
Tex - £140 £138 Glenlaugh
Blue Leic - £120 Glenlaugh
Rom -£118 Carronhill
Chev - £90 Chanlockfoot & Archbank x2
BF - £87 Hayfield
185 Breeding sheep included the dispersal of breeding ewes from W. Boyd, Terreglestown.
The mainly texel x gimmers scanned inlamb to beltex tups were shown in fine fettle to a ringside of buyers keen to purchase the offering forward. Selling to £208 averaging £193.60.
Others to gimmers texel £208 x2 £205x2 £198
Texel ewes 2/3 crop to £200
Mule ewes to £162
Scotch mule hoggs to £140
Rams to £380
Next sale Friday 21st January