Wallets Marts Weekly Sales Reports 19 & 20/8/21

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WALLETS MARTS CASTLE DOUGLAS LIMITED

MONDAY 19TH JULY 2021

STORE CATTLE AND OTM CATTLE

 

Wallets Marts Castle Douglas Limited on Monday 2 August 2021 held their annual ‘Anniversary’ show and sale of 885 OTM and store cattle.

 

A great trade was achieved with several English buyers venturing across the border to buy the show of proper store cattle associated with Wallets Marts.

 

At the pre-sale show the judge Mr James Crichton from Cumbria awarded the champion ticket to a tremendous British Blue heifer, and the reserve ticket to a British Blue bullock both from Messrs McCulloch, Glentoo, Castle Douglas which went on to sell at £1580 and £1300.

 

Bullocks sold to £1500 for a Simmental from Messrs Robb, Trolane and 315.5ppk for a British Blue from Messrs McCulloch, Glentoo and heifers to £1580 and 331.9ppk for British Blue from Messrs McCulloch, Glentoo.  Bullocks sold to average £1031.42 and 235.18ppk with heifers to average £986.25 and 228.3ppk.

 

49 OTM Cattle sold to £1682.70 and 221ppk for a Limousin cow from Messrs Craik, Waterside.

 

The first sale of Store lambs saw 1847 sold to a top of £98 for Texels from High Auchneil.  A good level trade saw strength £80+ with a few pens in the nineties.  Most keeping lambs were from £75 – £80.

 

Prize List

Heifers

1st        Glentoo           (Champion)

2nd       Garrarie

3rd        Bankswood

 

Bullocks

1st        Glentoo           (Reserve Champion)

2nd       Bankswood

3rd        Lantonside

 

Pens of Four

1st        Cannee

2nd       Lantonside

 

 

Leading Prices

 

STORE CATTLE – BULLOCKS

 

Simmental

£1500 Trolane; £1290 Glentoo; £1230, £1170 Hillside; £1200 Barlae; £1180 Low Mains; £1150 Mid Threave

257.4 Kenmure; 254.9 Cardoness; 252.5, 248.3 Slatehouse; 250 Hillside

 

Limousin

£1460 Barlae; £1450, £1420, £1380 Barscarrow; £1350 Fingland; £1340 Edingham

300.5, 297.5, 289.7, 286.8, 283.3 Lantonside; 283.2 Cardoness

 

British Blue

£1300 Glentoo; £1130 Hightae

315.5, 238.6 Glentoo; 230.1 Hightae

 

Charolais

£1290, £1120 Glentoo; £1220, £1160 Shangan; £1210 Knocksheen; £1180 Kirranrae; £1170 Hillside

251.7, 244.1, 243.8 Burn; 251 Shangan; 250 Hillside; 243.7 Culdoach; 243, 241.3 Lochside; 239 Castlehill

 

Angus

£1260 Barwhanny; £1240 Kirranrae; £1240 Blairbuy; £1230 Hillside; £1220 Balgerran; £1210 Castlehill; £1190 Auchneel

250, 246.9, 242.2 Cannee; 243.7 Auchneel; 243.5 Torhousekie; 242 Slatehouse

 

Shorthorn

£1200 Barlae; £1180, £1140 Glentoo

236.3 Auchneel; 235.1 Aries Knowe

 

Hereford

£1170 Trolane; £1110 Low Mains; £1050 Blairbuy

225.7 High Borgue; 223.9, 219.4 Low Mains; 215.2 Blairbuy

 

Saler

£1140 Glentoo; £1020 Boreland of Girthon; £990 Glenkiln

246.8, 246.4, 242.9, 234 Poldean; 235, 234.1 Boreland of Girthon; 243.3 Rusko Farms

 

Luing

£1140 Hillside

242.6 Hillside

 

Blonde

£1000 Auchneel

252.8, 248.1 Auchneel

 

Galloway

£860, £850 Gass, Glenluce

212.9, 209.2 Gass

 

 

STORE CATTLE – HEIFERS

 

British Blue

£1580 Glentoo

331.9 Glentoo

 

Simmental

£1530 Trolane; £1240, £1050 Garrarie; £1190 Fingland; £1110 Slatehouse

258.3, 231.3 Garrarie; 251.4, 241.9, 239.1, 237.7 Cardoness

 

Limousin

£1520, £1390, £1380, £1260 Derrie; £1440 Glentoo; £1270 Barlae; £1220 Fingland

289.2 Glentoo; 283.9, 272.5 Culdoach; 276.9, 270.6 Derrie; 276.1 Gass, Glenluce; 267.2, 265.3 Cardoness

 

Angus

£1370 Trolane; £1310 Barlae; £1250, £1180, £1120 Garrarie; £1130, £1100 Balgerran

266, 2525.3, 232.3 Garrarie; 231.7 Torhousekie

 

Shorthorn

£1150 Barlae; £1000 Glentoo

218.2 Barlae; 210.7 Culdoach; 210.1 Glentoo; 208.6 Gass, Glenluce; 208 Airies Knowe

 

Charolais

£1140, £1070, £1040 Kirranrae; £1120 Glentoo; £1100 Knocksheen; £1080 Castlehill; £1040 Culdoach

250 Knocksheen; 244.5, 243.4, 234 Lochside; 244, 239.6 Culdoach; 235.8 Glentoo

 

Hereford

£1010 Blairbuy

207.4 Blairbuy; 205.4 Low Mains

 

Saler

£1000 Glentoo; £900 Boreland of Girthon

238.6 Quarter Farm; 210.1 Glentoo

 

OTM CATTLE

 

Limousin

£1682.7, £1524.9, £1487.8 Waterside, Haugh of Urr; £1464 Trolane; £1413.7, £1291.32 Garmartin; £1386.24 Newton

221, 215, 213 Waterside; 211 Garmartin

 

Angus

£1337, £1284.66, £1210.68, £1026 Palmallet; £1152 Barbae; £1122.16 Moss-side; £1079.7, £1050 Irelandton; £1052.98 Compstonend

191, 183 Palmallet; 183 Irelandton

 

Simmental

£1306.70, £1122 Gelston Castle; £1171.8 Palmallet; £1052.98 Kenmure, Kirkcowan

189 Palmallet; 179, 165 Gelston Castle

 

South Devon

£1165.5 Meikle cloak

185 Meikle Cloak

 

B Blue

£1029.42 Greenview

171 Greenview

 

Hereford

£945.14 Chippermore

157 Chippermore

 

Belted Galloway

£910.6 Irelandton

159 Glentoo; 157 Irelandton

 

White Galloway

£702 Balgerran

117 Balgerran

 

STORE LAMBS

 

Texel

£98, £85.50 High Auchneil; £92.5o, £91.50, £91 Barholm; £85 25 Dunmuir Road; £85 Murrayton; £83.50 Carseriggan; £83 Buittle Mains

 

Suffolk

£88.50, £75 Ring of Barfad; £86 Glentoo; £79 Hastinghall; £77, £70 South Mains

 

Beltex

£87 Glentoo; £76.50 Garheugh

 

Cheviot Mule

£82.50, £75.50 Murrayton

 

Kerryhill

£82 Barholm Mains

 

Roussin

£78.50 Glentoo

 

 

WALLETS MARTS CASTLE DOUGLAS LIMITED

TUESDAY 3RD AUGUST 2021

WEEKLY PRIMESTOCK SALE

 

 

Wallets Marts Castle Douglas Ltd on Tuesday 3rd August 2021 had forward 1372 prime and cast sheep

 

920 prime lambs were forward to average 222.27.  Lambs were a much smaller show and were similar to that seen on Monday around the country.

 

Top today was £126.50 for heavy Texels from Messrs Grierson, 25 Dunmuir Road and 293.8ppk again for Texels from Messrs Shaw, Killochy.

 

Cast sheep sold to £145 twice for Texel ewes from Messrs Watson, High Borgue and from Messrs Kerr, Fagra.  Lighter ewes were noticeably less money with weight scarce these still realised great returns.

 

 

 

LEADING PRICES

 

Prime Lambs

 

178      32.19 – 39                   Top per kg 273.1         Average 211.64

 

Beltex

£106.50 Schiehallion

273.1 Schiehallion

 

Texel

£86.50 Southwick; £86.50, £85.50 East Lanegate; £85.50 Meadow View; £83.50 Carleton; £81.50 Craigdhu; £80.50 Irelandton

225, 222.9 East Lanegate; 221.8 Southwick; 220.3 Craigdhu; 219.7 Carleton; 219.2 Meadow View

 

Scotch Mule

£82.50, £76.50 Upper Dullarg

211.5 Upper Dullarg

 

Hampshire

£80.50 Irelandton

209.1 Irelandton

 

606      39.1 – 45                     Top per kg 293.8         Average 224.82

 

Beltex

£120.50, £108.50 Glentoo; £117.50 Killochy; £113.50, £111.50, £110.50 Gelston Castle; £109.50 Scheihallion; £104.50 Achie

293.8 Killochy; 276.7, 266.3, 263.5 Gelston Castle; 273.9 Glentoo; 267.1 Schiehallion; 260.2 Glentoo

 

Texel

£109.50 Byrecroft; £105.50 East Lanegate; £104.50, £100.50 Brockloch; £104.50 Kenmure, Dunscore; £103.50 Shirmers; £103.50 Cullinaw; £101.50 Douganhill; £101.50 Barnbackle

251.2 East Lanegate; 246.6 Byrecroft; 243.5 Cullinaw; 238.6 Brockloch; 237.7 Barnbackle; 235.2 Breckoniehill; 234.9 Low Arkland; 233.8 Kenmure, Dunscore; 232.3 Douganhill; 231.6 Southwick

 

Charolais

£107.50 Low Arkland

236.3 Low Arkland

 

Suffolk

£96.50 Mill of Plunton; £96.50 Galtway

221.8 Mill of Plunton; 216.4 Galtway

 

Scotch Mule

£96.50 Upper Dullarg; £95.50 Compstonend; £85.50 Crofts

216.9 Upper Dullarg; 212.2 Compstonend

 

Romnay

£79.50 Boreland

186.6 Boreland

 

131      45.6 – 52                     Top per kg 262            Average 225.14

 

Beltex

£120.50 Glentoo; £120.50 Cullinaw

262 Cullinaw

 

Texel

£126.50 25 Dunmuir Road; £126.50, £114.50 Nether Corosck; £117.50 Breckoniehill; £116.50 Gelston Castle; £114.50 Byrecroft; £114.50, £112.50 Kenmure, Dunscore; £114.50 Douganhill; £112.50 Lagganpark; £110.50 Galtway

246.2 Douganhill; 243.6 Kenmure, Dunscore; 239.8 Breckoniehill; 2336 Gelston Castle; 230.9 Nether Corsock; 229 Byrecroft; 227.2 Low Arkland; 227 Dornells Estate

 

Suffolk

£108.50 Galtway; £107.50, £102.50 Nether Corsock

224.2 Galtway; 219.5 Nether Corsock

 

Cast Sheep

 

EWES

Texel

£145 High Borgue; £145, £135 Fagra; £143, £139, £137 Cullinaw

 

Beltex

£141 Garheugh; £111 Cullinaw

 

BFL

£133 Mains of Larg

 

Cheviot Mule

£125 Gelston Castle

 

Scotch Mule

£125, £115, £105 Fagra; £119 Cullinaw; £111 Galtway; £111 High Borgue;

 

Cheviot

£109 Cullinaw; £87 Lairdmannoch; £85 Slatehouse

 

Lleyn

£107, £100, £91 Poldean, £99 Meadow View

 

Zwartble

£93 Fagra

 

Charolais

£91 Park of Tongland; £90 Gelston Castle

 

Blackface

£87, £85 Compstonend; £85 Mains of Larg; £81 Garheugh; £79 Finniness; £77 Achie

 

 

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