WEEKLY PRIMESTOCK

 Wallets Marts Castle Douglas Limited on Tuesday 14th March 2017 had forward 885 Prime hoggs and 85 cast sheep.

 

885 Prime hoggs sold to average 161.66ppkg (SQQ 163.74).  Well fleshed sheep would be similar on the week with plainer sheep showing resistance.

 

Top per head was £90 for Texel hoggs from Messrs Brown Drumcoltran which was also top price per kg at 200p.

 

85 cast ewes were scarcer but were sharper in line with other centres.

 

177         25.5-32                 Average 160.04                 Top 182.8            

Cheviot

£54.20 Ernespie

 

Texel

£58.50, £51.50 Irelandton

 

Blackface

£50.50, £48.50 Ardoch; £49.50 Falbae; £49.50 Irelandton

 

252         32.1-39                 Average 163.82                 Top 193.6

 

Texel

£75.50 Lochdow; £70 Little Culmain; £66 Irelandton; £65 Muil

 

Cheviot

£63, £60 Ernespie; £59, £57.80 Irelandton

 

Blackface

£61.50, £60.50 Irelandton; £59.50, £57 Ardoch; £59.50 Falbae; £59 Glen

 

175         39.1-45.5              Average 166.325               Top 200

 

Texel

£90 Drumcoltran; £87.50, £72.50 Southwick; £76.50 Culnaightrie; £74.80 Smallmuir; £72.50 Nether Corsock

 

Cheviot

£74.50, £71.50 Halket Leaths; £70.50 Ernespie

 

Suffolk

£74.80 Boreland of Girthon; £74 Culnaightrie; £70 Smallmuir

 

Greyface

£72 Boreland of Girthon; £69.50 Pulcree

Blackface

£64 Glen

 

175         45.6 – 52                              Average 162.16                 Top 167

 

Texel

£84 Southwick; £82.80 High Glasnick; £82 Halket Leaths; £80.50 Garrochtrie; £80 Irelandton; £79 Pulcree

 

Suffolk

£79.50 Samllmuir; £77.20, £76.20 Garrochtrie

 

Greyface

£79 High Glasnick

 

Cheviot

£76.50 Halket Leaths

 

65           52+

 

Texel

£85, £84 Little Culmain; £83.20 High Glasnick; £83 Hannaston

 

Suffolk

£84.50 Boreland of Girthon; £80.50 Garrochtrie

 

Greyface

£79 High Glasnick; £75 Alvingham Avenue

Ewes

 

Suffolk

£88 Culnaightrie

 

Texel

£85 Culnaightrie; £82.50 Lochdow

 

Greyface

£73.50 High Glasnick; £73 Culnaightrie; £72.50 Pulcree

 

Blackface

£57 Garroch Estate; £52 High Glasnick; £51 Boreland of Girthon

 

Rams

 

£77 Irelandton

 

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