Dumfries Mart Weekly Sales Reports 13 & 15/06/22

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DUMFRIES STORE CATTLE 13/06/2022

C & D Auction Marts held their fornightly sale of store cattle in Dumfries.

Less cattle around, easily sold with plenty of buyers requiring cattle of all sizes.

 

Bullocks per head – Lim – £1390 Low Glasnick, £1310 Mid Bishopton, £1200 Belridding. BB – £1275, £1220, £1215 – Low Glasnick. AAberdeen Angus – £1190 £1145 Sheddock, £1190 High Auchneel,  £1140 Uppermoor, £1100 Horseholm.  Sal – £1045 Uppermoor.

 

Heifers per head – Sal – £1390 Low Glasnick, £1225 £1135 High Auchneel, £1100 Greenfield. Lim – £1260 Mid Bishopton, £1200 High Auchneel, £1195, £1150 Belridding, £1145 Horseholm. BB – £1250 Low Glasnick, £1155 Bridgestone. AA – £1245, £1225 High Auchneel, £1220 Laghead, £1200 Horseholm, £1130 Uppermoor, £1100 Sheddock. Sim – £1150 High Auchneel. BSH – £1135 High Auchneel. Lui – £1135 High Auchneel.

 

Bulls per head – BB – £1120 Mid Bishopton. Lim – £1020 Mid Bishopton.

 

 

Also June sale of Breeding Cattle were presented to a good attendance of prospective buyers which sold to £2450 for a Saler x Heifer with Bull Calf from J. Paterson & Co. Kildarroch.

 

Heifers with calves – £2450, £2350, £2200 x2 Kildarroch, £2200 Riggheads.

Cows with calves – £2250 x2, £2200 Park Farm

DUMFRIES PRIMESTOCK 15/06/2022

 

C&D Auction Marts held their weekly Primestock sale in Dumfries.

OTMS’S easily sold as buyers were in a competative mood for all classes.

 

Dairy Average – 153p/kg to 181p/kg and £1292.85

Beef Average – 193.8p/kg to 229p/kg and £1809.10

 

Per Head – Lim – £1809.10 £1765.50 Newmains. BSH – £1682.60 Dalswinton. Sim – £1674.40 Barnbackle, £1605 Dollard. AA – £1536.80 Pendicle. Lui – £1430 Barnbackle. Hol – £1292.85 £1225.25 £1160.65 Brownfield.

 

Per Kilo – Lim – 229p 214p Newmains. AA – 226p Pendicle. Sim – 214p 207p Dollard, 208p Barnbackle. Lui – 200p Barnbackle. Hols – 181p 169p Tarbreoch Dairy, 169p x2 Brownfield.

 

 

Prime and Cast Sheep Forward –

530 New Season Lambs – with more buyers in attendance, all classes met a firm demand although easier on the week as with all other centres nationwide,

 

 

263 Lambs (32.1kg – 39kg) Average 306.4p/kg to 327p/kg Townpark

Tex – £123.50 Townpark, £121.50 Beltonhill

Char – £120.50 Loaningfoot

 

210 Lambs (39.1kg – 45.5kg) Average 318p/kg to 332p/kg Druidhall/Braco

Tex – £139 Ballaggan &Cotland, £139 £136 Druidhall/Braco, £134.50 Midtown

Suf – £137 £131.50 Third

Char – £131.50 Loaningfoot

 

29 Lambs (45.6kg+ ) Average 290p/kg to 320p/kg Midtown

Suf – £147 Midtown

Tex – £140.50 Cotland, £138 Druidhall/Braco

Char – £139 Rigghead

 

Prime Hoggets –  

80 Old season hoggs – Well fleshed keenly sought.

Tex – £486 Nether Gribton, £148 x2 £144 £136 Eastside, £135 Whitehall & Abune the Brae.

 

 

230 Cast Ewes Forward.  Cast Ewes remain at recent rates.

 

Heavy Ewes  Average £141.77  Top £216

Light Ewes  Average £104.70  Top £134

Cast Tups  Average £175.85  Top £228

Ewes:

Tex – £216 £196 Rigghead, £216 £198 Laughtmuirside,

X – £185 Cotland, £170 Burnhead, £166 North Cowshaw, £155 8 Terrages Cottage.

Char – £175 Rigghead.

Zwar – £152 Rigghead.

Suf – £150 8 Terregles Cottage, £147 Waterhead Cottage No2, £130 Townhead.

 Cont – £146, £144 Skipmyre.

Chev – £134 Lawesknowe, £127 Woodfoot, £112 Balaggan

Rye – £116 Waterhead Cottage No2.Blackface – £114 Abune the Brae, £80 Nether Gribton.

 

 

Rams:-

Char – £228 Ballaggan

Tex –  £208 West Parkgate, £198, £196 Laughtmuirside.

BF – £118 Laughtmuirside