Dumfries Store & Breeding Cattle Sale Report

C & D Auction Marts Ltd held their fortnightly Sale Store & Breeding Cattle in Dumfries on Monday 30th May 2016.

175 Store Cattle – Another large ringside of active buyers present ensured that sellers left Dumfries delighted with the days trade.

95 Bullocks ave 219.3p to 275.9p and £1215

10 Holstein Friesain to 123.8p to 155.9p and £800

70 Heifers ave 207p to 264.9p and £1190

Bullocks Per Head

British Blue to £1215 Kirtleton Hill

Simmental to £1120, £1095 Longrigg, £1000, £880 Park of Tongland

Angus to £1050, £965 Arnmannoch, £950 Longrigg, £800 Meikleholm

Limousin to £1030 Boreland, £1000, £990, £980 High Auchneel

Charolais to £965 Dressertland, £880, £800 Bargatton, £830 Auchenfad, £810 East Buccleugh

Beef Shorthorn to £820 Archbank

Fleckvieh to £800 Meikleholm

British Friesain to £795 Boreland

Heifers Per Head

Simmental to £1190, £1140, £1000 Longrigg, £800 Abune the Brae

British Blue to £1045, £900 Hightownhead

Charolais to £1040 Dressertland, £795 East Buccleugh

Limousin to £980, £900 Blackpark, £870, £840 Hightownhead, £800 Archbank

Beef Shorthorn to £965 High Auchneel

Limousin to £925, £850 Newmains

Belted Galloway to £870 Eastlands

Bullocks Per Kg

Charolais to 275.9p, 258.8p Bargatton, 255.4p East Buccleugh

Limousin to 257.1p Meikleholm, 250p Hightownhead, 238.5p Hazelbank, 235.3p Archbank

Beef Shorthorn to 249.2p Archbank

Angus to 248p Fingland, 230.8p Courstein

Simmental to 243.1p, 237.8p Park of Tongland

Heifers Per Kg

Limousin to 264.9p Blackpark, 231.3p Newmains

Charolais to 249.1p East Buccleugh, 236.2p Bargatton

45 Breeding Cattle – Trade good with all classes in big demand

Simmental Heifer with Heifer Calf to £1800 Porterstown

Simmental Heifer with Bull Calf to £1720 Porterstown

Saler Heifer with Bull Calf to £1680 Porterstown

Angus Cow with Heifer Calf to £1400 Minsca

Simmental Bulling Heifers to £1060 Newlands

Angus Cow with Bull Calf to £980 Tushielaw