Wallets Marts Weekly Sales Report 10 & 11/05/2021

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WALLETS MARTS CASTLE DOUGLAS LIMITED

MONDAY 10 MAY 2021

STORE CATTLE, OTM CATTLE & BREEDING CATTLE

Wallets Marts Castle Douglas Limited on Monday 10th May 2021 held their fortnightly sale of OTM and store cattle, a long with their annual sale of breeding cattle.

56 OTM’s were a flyer once more selling to a top of £1501 for a Charolais bull from Carseriggan, Newton Stewart with cows to £1451.40 from Muncraig for a Aberdeen Angus with an overage heifer topping the ppk at 215 for Halket Leathes for a Limousin cross.

Stores were a nice trade again selling to £1260 for bullocks and heifers firstly for Fleckvieh bullocks from Auchengray Farms, New Abbey then for Limousin heifers from Gass, Glenluce.  Top per kilo was for Aberdeen Angus bullocks at 286.3 from Killumpha, Port Logan with Limousin heifers to 285.7 from Ring of Barfad.

At the annual breeding sale a super ringside of buyers were in attendance ensuring a flying trade throughout, Bulls sold to £7000 for an exceptional Limousin from Messrs Hansell, Nether Barr. This bull had tremendous width and depth and being sired by the much admired Lodge Hamlet made him a sought after bull selling to Messrs McClelland, Knockshinnoch. Also extremely sought after was a rising 5 years old stock Saler bull from Messrs McCulloch Glentoo only being sold as coming into his daughters he rose to £2200.

Bullings heifers from Messrs Marshall, Auchenleck were readily bid for selling to £1200 for a pen of strong British Blue heifers with Limousin’s £1180 and Aberdeen Angus selling to £1160.

Moving on to the heifers with calves and a bouncing trade was had selling to a top of £3700 for an outstanding British Blue heifer and Limousin heifer calf sired by Lodge Hamlet from Messrs Hamilton, Derrie with all the heifers with calves averaging just short of £2300.

 

Leading Prices

 

STORE CATTLE – BULLOCKS

 

Angus

£1260 Kenmure, Kirkcowan; £1025 Barstobrick House

286.3, 279.4, 275.6 Killumpha; 252.7 Kenmure

 

Limousin

£1200 Garroch Est; £1180, £1170 Halmyre; £1130 Margrie Ltd

259.1 Edingham; 255.4 Halmyre; 255.3 Garroch Est

 

 

Simmential

£1260, £1200, £1160 Auchengray Farms

285.7, 279.4, 277.1 Killumpha

 

Charolais

£1140 Barnbarroch

274.1, 241.90 Bargatton

 

STORE CATTLE – HEIFERS

 

Limousin

£1260 Gass, Glenluce; £1155 Nether Corsock; £1120 Halmyre

285.7 Ring of Barfad; 275.40, 275.20 Halmyre

 

Angus

£1250, £1120 Balcraig Moor

234.9, 233.3 Garrarie; 232.7 Barstobrick House

 

Saler

£1140, £1100 East Altercannoch

275.4, 259.4 East Altercannoch

 

Simmential

£1100 East Altercannoch; £1065 Nether Corsock

259.4, 255.4, 253.4 East Altercanoch

 

Charolais

£940 Lochside Ltd

251.7 Bargatton

 

OTM CATTLE

 

HEIFERS

 

Limousin

£1223.80 Upper Hardland

211 Upper Hardland

 

COWS

 

Angus

£1451.40, £1351 Muncraig; £1400 Halket Leathes

195 Little Galdenoch; 177 Muncraig

 

Limousin

£1347 Halket Leathes; £1121.04 Cardoness

215 Halket Leathes; 177 Cardoness

 

Charolais

£1254.54 Nether Barr

203 Nether Barr

 

Simmential

£1207.50 Garrarie; £1183.00 Cannee

175 Garrarie; 169 Cannee

 

 

Belted Galloway

£1202.70 Langbarns

211 Langbarns

 

Saler

£1109.80 Muncraig

179 Muncraig

 

Breeding Heifers Leading Prices

British Blue & Heifer Calf

£3700, £2400 Derrie

 

British Blue & Bull Calf

£3100 Derrie

 

Limousin & Heifer Calf

£2700, £2600, £2550 x 3, Fingland; £2500, £2450 Derrie; £2400 Flathill

 

Limousin & Bull Calf

£2650, £2500, £2450, £2400 x 2, Flathill; £2600, £2550, £2300 x 2 Garmartin

 

Angus & Bull Calf

£2100 Larglea; £1950 Cannee

 

Angus & Heifer Calf

£2100, £1600 Larglea; £1950 Strongassel

 

2nd Calfer

Angus & Calf

£1850 Strongassel

 

Bulling Heifers

 

British Blue

£1200, £1140, £1120 x 2, £1100 Auchenleck

 

Limousin

£1180 x 2, £1160, £1140 x 2, £1120 x 2 Auchenleck

 

Angus

£1160, £1140 Auchenleck

 

Bulls

 

Limousin

£7000 Nether Barr

 

Saler

£2200 Glentoo

WALLETS MARTS CASTLE DOUGLAS LIMITED

TUESDAY 11TH MAY 2021

WEEKLY PRIMESTOCK SALE

 

Wallets Marts Castle Douglas Limited on Tuesday 11th May 2021 held their weekly Primestock sale where a total of 334 sheep were forward. New season lambs sold to a top of £140 and 330.8 ppk from Messrs Watson High Borgue. Hoggs were an end of season show with meat still key these sold to £134.50 from Messrs Johnston Townhead Of Culloch with top per kilo being 303.8 for Beltex from Messrs Clarke Airyolland Port William

 

Cast sheep were forward in smaller numbers and as seen were less money on the week selling to £141 for blue Texels from Corra with rams selling to £135 for Texels from Airyolland

 

LEADING PRICES

 

Prime Lambs

 

8          39.1 – 45         Average – 324.23        Top – 330.8

 

Texel

£140, £133 High Borgue

330.8, 318.2 High Borgue

 

Prime Hoggs

 

86        32.1 – 39         Average – 251.04        Top – 303.8

 

Beltex

£118.50, £112.50, £107.50 Airyolland; £108.50 Barlocco

303.8, 301.4 Airyolland; 289.3 Barlocco

 

Cheviot

£104.50 South Boig

280.20 South Boig

 

48        39.1 – 45.5      Average – 255.38        Top – 280.8

 

Texel

£120.50 Ernespie; £118.50 Airyolland; £116.50 Barlocco; £110.50 Lennox Plunton

280.8 Airyolland; 267.8 Ernespie;

 

Beltex

£115.50 Lennox Plunton

275 Lennox Plunton

 

Hampshire

£109, £107 East Lanegate

260, 255 East Lanegate

 

31        45.6 – 52         Average – 234.56        Top – 264.1

 

Texel

£132.50, £121.50 Barlocco; £124.50, £120.50 Lennox Plunton; £118.50 Airyolland

264.1 Barlocco; 262.1, 254.82 Lennox Plunton; 254.80 Airyolland

 

12        52+      Average – 189.06        Top – 240.2

 

Texel

£134.50 Townhead of Culloch

240.2 Townhead of Culloch

 

Scotch Mule

£126.50 Horsecook

230 Horsecrook

 

Cast Sheep

 

EWES

 

B Beltex

£141 Corra

 

Texel

£133 Drumbreddan; £107 Corra; £99 Glenroan

 

BFL

£129 Barlaes

 

Beltex

£119, £111, £95 Carsewalloch

 

Zwartable

£113 Townhead of Culloch

 

Mule

£89 Nether Barr

 

Cheviot

£89, £87 East Lanegate

 

Scotch Mule

£85 Corra; £85 High Barcaple; £83 Eastlands

 

Blackface

£82.50 Drumbreddan; £81 Meikle Carton

 

Suffolk

£83 Airyolland

 

 

RAMS

 

Texel

£135, £111 Airyolland; £125 Townhead of Culloch

 

Beltex

£123 Airyolland

 

 

 

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