Wallets Marts Castle Douglas Limited on Tuesday 14th January 2020 had forward 2025 prime and cast sheep.

 

1599 prime hoggs sold to average 207.6 (SQQ 211.2).  A larger show of lighter sheep was forward and would be sharper on the week.  Heavy sheep were a plainer show and sold to a similar trade.

 

Top today was £110 for an outstanding beltex hogg from Messrs Craig, Compstonend, Twynholm.  Top per kilo was 269.2 for beltex hoggs from Messrs Campbell, Carsewalloch, Creetown.

 

Blackface lambs sold to £91.50 from Knocksheen with top per kilo being 214.3 for export lambs from High Creoch.

 

426 cast sheep were again a sound trade selling to £123 for a Texel from Auchenhill, Dalbeattie.

 

Leading Lamb prices

 

81           25.5-32                                 Average 204.2                   Top 226.7

 

Texel

£68 Glentoo; £67 Mains of Machermore; £64.50 Glenkiln

226.7 Glentoo; 216.1 Mains of Machermore; 208.1 Glenkiln

 

Blackface

£63.50 Brockloch, New Cumnock; £62.50 Glenkiln; £60.50 Culdoach

204.8 Brockloch, New Cumnock; 201.6 Glenkiln; 199 Culdoach

 

Shetland

£62.50 Galtway

208.3 Galtway

 

Cheviot

£62.50 East Altercannoch

207 East Altercannoch

 

384         32.1 – 39                               Average 208.4                   Top 269.2

 

Beltex

£105, £93 Carsewalloch; £98 Kenmure; £95 Compstonend

269.2, 244.7 Carsewalloch; 251.3 Kenmure; 243.6 Compstonend

 

Texel

£82, £79.50 Southwick; £81 South Quintinespie; £80 Breconside; £79.350 Barlocco; £79 Glenkiln

220.6 Glentoo; 215.8 (x2), 215.3 Southwick; 214.9 Barlocco; 213.2 South Quintinespie; 211.4 East Altercannoch

 

Suffolk

£79.50 Breconside; £78 Brandleys

209.2 Breconside; 205.3 Brandleys

 

 

Blackface

£78, £74 High Creoch; £75 Craignell; £71, £68 Brandleys; £69.50 Walton Park

208.7 Walton Park; 208, 203.2 High Creoch; 204.2, 202.9 Brandleys;

 

Cheviot

£75 East Lanegate

208.3 East Lanegate

 

Greyface

£73.50, £73 Glentoo; £72.50(x2) Glenkiln

208.6, 2008 Glentoo; 207.1 Glenkiln

 

Shetland

£77, £73.50, £69 Galtway

210, 209.1, 208.1 Galtway

 

662         39.1 – 45.5                           Average 213.7                   Top 257.5

 

Beltex

£104, £100, £99 Carsewalloch; £103, £98 Gass; £101.50 Compstonend; £100 Halket Leathes; £99 Kenmure

257.50 Gass; 250 Halket Leathes; 245 Gass; 241.7 Compstonend; 237.4, 235 Carsewalloch

 

Texel

£104 Southwick; £99 East Barmoffity; £97 Muircleugh; £96 Halket Leathes; £96 Gass; £95.50 Castlehill

243.8 East Barmoffity; 241.9 Southwick; 236.3 Breckoniehill; 229.6 Castlehill; 223.3 Gass; 222.5 Barlocco

 

Suffolk

£94.50 Breconside; £92.50, £90 Airyolland;

215.1, 214.3 Airyolland; 212.8 Breconside

 

Cheviot

£96, £93, £86  Gass; £87.50 Edingham;  £85 East Lanegate

226.8, 223.3, 215 Gass; 218.8 Edingham; 212.5 East Lanegate

 

Greyface

£91.50 Walton Park; £88, £84 Glenkiln; £84.50 Castlegower; £84 Mossyard

217.3, 205.4 Glenkiln; 209 Mossyard; 204.7 Walton Park; 204 East Lanegate

 

Roussin

 

Blackface

£91.50 Knocksheen; £90, £84 High Creoch; £87 Hannaston

214.3, 211.1 High Creoch; 212.2 Hannaston

 

412         45.6 – 52                               Average  201.2                  Top 214.9

 

Texel

£108.50, £104.50 Farhills; £106 Fagra; £105.50, £103 Barharrow; £105 Corra; £105 Mossyard; £104.50; £104 Park of Tongland; £103.50 Castlehill; £103 Drumcruilton

214.9 Farhills; 214.9 Balgerran; 214.30 Corra; 212.80 Low Creoch; 209.30 Townhead of Greenlaw; 208.50 South Quintinespie; 208.30 Muircleugh; 207.8 Fagra; 207.60 Halket Leathes

 

Beltex

£99.50 Compstonend

207.7 Compstonend

Suffolk

£103.50 Mid Threave; £102.50 Barharrow; £99 Glenkiln; £99 Castlehill

207.8 Mid Threave; 206.30 Glenkiln; 205, 202.20 Barharrow

 

Greyface

£9750 Fagra; £94.50, £91 Knocksheen; £90.50 Castlegower

198.70 Knocksheen; 196.70 Castlegower; 191 Castlehill; 190.80 Fagra

 

60           52+                                         Average 184                       Top 196.3

 

Beltex

£110 Compstonend

 

Texel

£109 Hillside; £106 Muircleugh; £105 Farhills; £105 Mid Threave; £104.50 Newton; £104.50 x 2 Drumcruilton; £104 x 2, £100 Low Creoch

 

Suffolk

£102.50 Mid Threave; £95 Airyolland

 

Greyface

£100 High Creoch

 

BFL

£93 South Qunintespie

 

Cast Sheep

 

EWES

 

Texel

£123 Auchenhill; £105 Grange; £102.50 Farhills; £101.50 Lower Ardmannoch; £98.50 Castlehill; £98.50 Low Creoch ; £97.50 West Barmoffity; £95.50 Newton; £95.50 Grange; £94.50 Fagra

 

Beltex

£98, £88 Upper Hardland; £88 Corra

 

Greyface

£93.50, £87.50  Muircleugh; £93.50 Newton; £92.50 Fagra; £88.50 Mossyard; £87.50 Kenmure

 

Cheviot Mule

93.50 Low Creoch; £82.50 Killochy

 

Cheviot

£95.50, £85.50 East Lanegate; £78.50 Edingham

 

Blackface

£92.50 Mossyard; £78.50 Old Cluden; £76.50 Newton; £74.50 Upper Hardland