Wallets Marts Weekly Sales Report – 19th MAY 2020

Wallets Marts Weekly Sales Report - 19th MAY 2020

WALLETS MARTS CASTLE DOUGLAS LIMITED

TUESDAY 19th MAY 2020

WEEKLY PRIMESTOCK SALE

 

Wallets Marts Castle Douglas Limited on Tuesday 19th May 2020 had forward 542 prime and cast sheep.

 

109 Spring lambs sold to average 248.11 (SQQ 254.53).  All classes were easily sold, selling to £120 for smart Texels from Messrs Burgess, Maryfield, New Abbey, with top per kilo being 286 for a smart Texel from Messrs Watson, High Borgue, selling to Messrs Grierson, Butcher, Castle Douglas.

 

259 prime hoggs averaged 196.9 (SQQ 215.66).  Handyweight hoggs with meat were a flyer, selling to 244.4 for Texels from Messrs Johnston, Townhead of Culloch, Dalbeattie with the same hoggs selling to £110.

 

174 cast sheep were easier apart from lean ewes.  Overfat continues to be difficult to place.  Top was £125 for Texels from Twonhead of Culloch.

 

LEADING PRICES

 

Prime Lambs

 

23           32.1 – 39                              Average 253.4                   Top 264.1

 

Texel

£103 High Borgue

264.1 High Borgue

 

Suffolk

£97 Derrie

248.7 Derrie

 

59           39.1 – 45.5                           Average 254.94                 Top 286

 

Texel

£120, £111 Maryfield; £116, £114(x2) High Borgue; £111 Derrie; £110 Cotland

286 High Borgue; 283.7, 260 Maryfield

 

Suffolk

£111 Derrie

254.6 Derrie

 

Zwartble

£86 Smiddy Bungalow

215 Smiddy Bungalow

 

 

20           45.6 – 52                              Average 235.37                 Top 247.8

 

Texel

£116 High Borgue; £115 Newmains; £114 Derrie; £114 Rigghead; £114 Cotland

245.2 Cotland; 244.7 Newmains; 242.6 Rigghead; 236.7 High Borgue; 228 Derrie

 

Suffolk

£114 Newmains; £110 Rigghead

247.8 Newmains; 234 Rigghead

 

Zwartble

£96 Smiddy Bungalow

 

7              52+                                         Average 221.37                 Top 221.4

 

Suffolk

£116 Rigghead

221.4 Rigghead

 

 

Prime Hoggs

 

 

52           32.1 – 39                               Average 206.23                 Top 227.4

 

Herdwick

£88 Craigview

227.4 Craigview

 

Texel

£82 The Cottage; £79 Townhead of Culloch; £76 Poldean; £74 Barmagachan

224 The Cottage; 219.4 Townhead of Culloch; 217.6 Barmagachan; 217.1 Poldean

 

Greyface

£78 The Cottage; £72 Upper Clifton

213.7 The Cottage

 

Blackface

£76.50 Glenkiln; £70 The Cottage

218 Glenkiln

 

Suffolk

£76 Maxwelltown

 

 

112         39.1 – 45.5                           Average 219.3                   Top 244.4

 

Blackface

£102 Meikle Carton; £94 Glenkiln; £90 Irelandton

226.7 Meikle Carton; 214.3 Irelandton; 213.6 Glenkiln

 

Roussin

£100 Airyolland

238.1 Airyolland

 

Texel

£110 Townhead of Culloch; £100 Breconside; £96 Airyolland; £94 Dornells; £92 Barmagachan

244.4 Townhead of Culloch; 240 Airyolland; 227.6 Dornells; 227.3 Breconside; 224.1 Poldean; 223.3 Barmagachan

 

Beltex

£108 Garrarie

240 Garrarie

 

Cheviot

£101 Poldean

229.5 Poldean;

 

Greyface

£93 Upper Clifton

217.5 Dornells; 216.3 Upper Clifton

 

60           45.6 – 52                               Average 185.37                 Top 228.3

 

Texel

£105 Irelandton; £105 Airyolland; £103 Brockloch; £100 Poldean;

228.3 Airyolland; 214.3 Irelandton; 206.5 Derrie

 

Suffolk

£100 Garrarie

194.2 Garrarie

 

Cheviot

£99 Irelandton

206.3 Irelandton

 

Blackface

£96 Irelandton; £94 Glenkiln;

195.6 Irelandton; 180.8 Glenkiln

 

Mule

£96 Newton

192 Newton

 

37           52+                                         Average  154.65                Top 187.3

 

Texel

£103, £100 Townhead of Culloch; £100 Breconside; £99 Garrarie; £98 Poldean

187.3 Townhead of Culloch; 184.5 Breconside;

 

Greyface

£98 Newton

 

Cast Sheep

 

EWES

 

Texel

£125, £109 Townhead of Culloch; £91 Barmagachan

 

Suffolk

£89.50 Wheatcroft

 

Zwartble

£74.50 Smiddy Bungalow

 

BFL

£82.50 Mains of Collin

 

Blackface

£62.50, £61.50 Fingland; £61.50 Edgarton; £59.50 Derrie

 

Cheviot

£54.50 Barmagachan

 

Mule

£72.50 Brockloch; £71.50 Edgarton; £71.50 Balannan; £70.50 Breconside

 

 

RAMS

 

£99, £89 Garrarie; £77.50, £77 Chanlockfoot