Dumfries Store & Breeding Cattle Sale Report
C & D Auction Marts Ltd held their fortnightly sale of Store Cattle on Monday 17th April 2017 in Dumfries which included their Spring Sale of Organic Cattle.
76 Organic Cattle were presented to several new buyers with demand out stripping supply.
Trade Was Exceptional Showing a Rise of £221.42 on the Year
Matthew Hamilton, Woolfords sold a pen of 10 Charolais (Yearling) bullocks to £1270 with another pen realising at 334.4 p/kg
Leo Petrucci, Outer Blair sold Simmental bullocks at £1480 with heifers realising at £1290
Organic Bullocks averaged 282.4 p/kg
Organic Heifers Averaged 242.3p/kg
Simmental to £1480, £1170 Outer Blair
Charolais to £1270 (x2), £1110, £1080 (x2) Woolfords
Simmental to £1290, £1190, £1160 Outer Blair.
250 Non Organic Cattle: Full ring side of active buyers in attendance with all vendors delighted with the days trading.
Bullocks ave 226.7p to £1070 and 272.4p Lonrigg
Heifers ave 216p to £1090 and 262p Skipmyre
Bulls ave 209p to £680 and 246.2p Barend
Montbeliarde to £1070 Gimmenbie
Charolais to £1065, £1060, £995 Cormaddie
Limousin to £1065, £995 (x2) Cormaddie £1060 Abune The Brae
Simmental to £1005 Abune The Brae, £1000 Upper Moor, £995, £980 Cormaddie £980 Meikleholm.
British Blue to £980, £955 Upper Moor
BSH £900, £875 (x3) Butterdales
Angus to 272.4 Longrigg
Charolais to 258.4, 257.9 Cormaddie
Simmental to 258.4, 257.9 Cormaddie
Limousin to 258.4 Cormaddie, 247.4 Abune The Brae
BSH to 243p Bogue, 230.3p Butterdales
Angus to £1090 Kirkbride, £945 Upper Moor
Limousin to £1030, £970 Kirkbride, £900 Rashgill
British Blue to £970, £965, £940 Low Glasnick, £965 Upper Moor
Hereford to £955 Upper Moor
Limousin to £910 Skipmyre
Simmental to £885 Palaceknowe
Charolais to 262p, 249p Skipmyre
Simmental to 245.8 Leathorn
Angus to 231.3p Longrigg
Limousin to 231p Kirkbride
British Blue to 220.7p Low Glasnick