Primestock Sale Report Wednesday 19th March 2014
Sale Date: Wed 19 March
Primestock Sale Report
Wednesday 19th March 2014
Prime Cattle (22)
Bullocks (9): averaged 240.1ppk and sold to 249 ppk for a Limousin from Gask, purchased by Kennedy Butcher of Forfar and £1725 gross for a Limousin from Gask, purchased by W E Fairlie of Letham.
Top prices include: Nether Myres (Limousin) at 246ppk; Nether Myres (Cross Limousin) at 245ppk; Gask (Cont Cross) at 242ppk.
Heifers (19): averaged 234ppk and sold to 257ppk for a Limousin from Nether Myres, purchased by Rennie’s of Forfar and £1495 gross for a Charolais Cross from West Bog, purchased by Yorke’s of Dundee.
Top prices include: Mill of Inverarity (Limousin) at 249ppk; West Bog (Cross Limousin) at 248ppk; Gask (Cont Cross) at 246ppk.
Prime Sheep (1174) averaged 200.1ppk. Average weight 45.2kgs. 470 SQQ’s averaged 211.5ppk
Prime Hoggs: Clochie (Tex) £113 – 235.4ppk; Greenford (Suff) £112-Hatton of Cargill 222.9ppk; Tamsacre (Bel) £110-Newmill of Inshewan 242.7ppk; Cairncortie (Cont) £108-Gibsonhall 222.2ppk; Heatherstacks (Chev) £95-South Park 211.8ppk; Little Ballo (Mule) £89 - 193.5ppk; Tamsacre (BF) £89 – 204.7ppk
Ewes & Rams (173): Shandford (Tex) £100.00; Balconnel (Tex) £100.00; Roman Road (Suff) £89.50; Balconnel (Cont) £79.50; Clochie (Mule) £66.50; Greenford (BF) £60.50
Rams (5): Blackbank (Tex) £75.50