TRADE STEADY FOR ALL CLASSES OF HOGGS AT WALLETS MARTS 10/5/16

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WALLETS MARTS CASTLE DOUGLAS LIMITED

TUESDAY 10 MAY 2016

WEEKLY PRIMESTOCK SALE

 

 

Wallets Marts Castle Douglas Limited held their weekly sale of 349 Prime Hoggs and Cast sheep on Tuesday 10th May 2016.

 

All classes of hoggs sold similar to last week SQQ average being 176.28ppkg.

 

Top price per head was £103 for heavyweight texels from Mackilston, Dalry.  Top per kilo was 196p for Cheviots from Old Cluden, Irongray, followed by 191.7p for a pen of Blackface from Balgerran, Crossmichael.

 

Lambs to £100 for a Suffolk from Sunnyhill, Hollywood.

 

80 cast sheep were again easily sold with tups at a premium.  Topping at £131 for texels from Auchenhill, Colvend.

 

Leading prices per head

 

Texels

£103 Mackilston; £102.50 Drumlane; £92 Mackilston; £90 Old Cluden

 

Suffolk

£90 Old Cluden

 

Lleyn

£90 Garrarie

 

Blackface

£86.50 Blackcraig

 

Leading Prices per kilo

 

Blackface

191.7p Balgerran; 180.1p Mackilston

 

Cheviot

196p, 189.9p Old Cluden

 

Texel

185.3p, 180.3p Poldean; 184.5p, 180.5p Clonhie

 

Suffolk

181.6p Lagganorie

 

EWES

Suffolk

£110, £100 Sunnyhill; £99 Meikle Kirkland

 

Texel

£105, £97 Sunnyhill; £100 Auchenhill; £95 Drumlane

 

Zwartble

£87 St Ringan Drive

 

Cheviot

£92 Sunnyhill; £86 Meikle Kirkland

 

Lleyn

£93 Clonhie; £79 Garrarie

 

BFL

£90 Dirnow

 

Blackface

£65 Dirnow

 

TUPS

 

Blackface

£108, £98 Falbae

 

Lleyn

£127 Clonhie

 

Texel

£131 Auchenhill

 

Beltex

£90 Dirnow

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