Wallets Marts Weekly Sales Reports 7 & 8/06/2021

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WALLETS MARTS CASTLE DOUGLAS LIMITED

MONDAY 7 JUNE 2021

STORE, OTM CATTLE AND BREEDING HOGGS

 

 

Wallets Marts Castle Douglas Limited staged their annual sale of Blackface and Scotch Mule hoggs, along with their fortnightly sale of store and OTM Cattle.

 

Blackface ewe hoggs were easily sold and well short of buyer’s requirements.  261 sold to average £172.03, a rise of £22.94 on the year.  The sale topped at £600 for three tremendous hoggs from Messrs Burns, Craignell, selling to Alan Stewart.

 

Cross bred hoggs sold to £182 for Mules from Messrs McMillan, Edgarton with Hoggs and Ewes with lambs at foot selling to £110 for Scotch Mule ewe hoggs and singles from Lowes Farming.  Ewes sold to £70 for cross bred ewes and singles from Messrs Johnstone, Bellymackhill.

 

A small show of Store cattle sold to £1140 for a British Blue bullock from Messrs Richardson, High Weirston and to 272.9ppkg for a Limousin heifer from Messrs McConnel, Gass, Glenluce.

 

OTM Cattle sold to £1386 for an Angus Cow from Messrs March & Lobban, Muncraig, Borgue.

 

Blackface Hoggs

£600, £250 Craignell; £300 Glen, Gatehouse of Fleet; £190 Kirkland Farm; £172, £170, £165 Corsebank; £170, £165 Gass; £160 Balrazzie

 

Scotch Mule Hoggs

£182, £175 Edgarton; £170, £165, £160 Garrochtrie

 

Cheviot Hoggs

£165 Kirkhaugh

 

Texel Hoggs

£170, £165 Garrochtrie; £150 Mochrum Estate

 

Hoggs with lambs

£110, £98 Lowes Farming

 

Store Bullocks

£1140 High Weirston; £990 Miltonise; £930 Barbae; £905 Auchtralure;

242 Muncraig; 241.4 Miltonise; 239.7 Barbae

 

 

Store Heifers

£1055 Irelandton; £940 Barbae; £915, £880 Auchtralure; £895 Gass

272.9, 234.5 Gass, Glenluce; 241.8 Auchtralure; 225.1 Culraven

 

OTM AUCTION

 

Cows

£1386, £1127.25 Muncraig; £1310.52, £1083.3 Hill of Balmaghie; £1295.25 Little Galdenoch; £1227.6 Blairbuy; £1083.5 Little Galdenoch; £1049.94, £1044 Garroch Estate

 

Bulls

£1123.36, £1005.8 Irelandton

 

WALLETS MARTS CASTLE DOUGLAS LIMITED

TUESDAY 8TH  JUNE 2021

WEEKLY PRIMESTOCK SALE

 

Wallets Marts Castle Douglas Limited held their weekly Primestock sale on Tuesday 8th June 2021.

 

403 Prime lambs averaged 320.31 (SQQ 320.43).  Weight and meat was key and in demand, selling to £164 for heavy Suffolk X lambs from Gelston Castle, Castle Douglas.  Top per kilo was 344.7 for Beltex lambs from Messrs Carr, Millhill.

 

Cast sheep were in short supply selling to £175 for Texel ewes from Messrs Craig, Glenhowan.

 

 

 

LEADING PRICES

 

Prime Lambs

 

59        32.19 – 39                   Top per kg 344.7         Average 310.33

 

Texel

£131, £124 Millhill; £123 West Barmoffity; £122 Low Arkland; £122 Bankswood

344.7 Millhill; 331.5 West Barmoffity

 

Dorset

£117 Dunmuir Road

300 Dunmuir Road

 

320      39.1 – 45                     Top per kg 337.8         Average 322.16

 

Charolais

£152 MillhIll; £150 Roan , Kirkmichael;

337.8 Millhill; 333.3 Roan, Kirkmichael

 

Texel

£150 Shirmers; £146 Bankswood; £143, £141, £140 Gelston Castle; £142, £140 Low Arkland; £140 High Borgue

335.7 Gelston Castle; 334.1 Bankswood; 333.3 Shirmers; 332.5 Millhill; 331 West Barmoffity; 330.2 Low Arkland

 

Suffolk

£143, £139 Gelston Castle; £140 Palmallet

327.2, 327.1 Gelston Castle; 327.1, 326.9 Palmallet

 

Beltex

£139 Gelston Castle; £134 Roan , Kirkmichael

326.8 Roan, Kirkmichael; 324.8 Gelston Castle; 317.1 Maryfield

 

23        45.6 – 52                     Top per kg 339.6         Average 323.02

 

Charolais

£164 Gelston Castle

 

Texel

£163 Glenhowan; £160 Drumneil; £159 Roan, Kirkmichael; £152 Valleyfield; £152 Gelston Castle

339.6 Glenhowan; 330.4 Valleyfield; 326.9 Gelston Castle

 

Suffolk

£158 Gelston Castle; £147 Breconridge; £143 Mid Farthingwell

322.4 Breconridge; 319.2 Gelston Castle

 

Prime Hoggs

 

Texel

£109 Drumneil; £103 Upper Hardland

 

Blackface

£81, £77 Craigview; £73.50 Glensone

 

Scotch Mule

£79 Culdoach

 

Cast Sheep

 

EWES

 

Texel

£175, £165 Glenhowan

 

Dutch Spotted

£145 Glenhowan

 

Suffolk

£105 Boreland of Girthon

 

Scot Mule

£97 Capenoch; £91 Wellhill; £91 Drumneil

 

Blackface

£95 Upper Clifton; £87 Pulcree; £85 Wellhill; £83 Boreland of Girthon

 

RAMS

 

£165 Farhills; £147, £127 Upper Clifton; £113 Capenoch

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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