Primestock Sale Report -Wednesday 9th April 2014
Sale Date: Wed 9 April
Primestock Sale Report
Wednesday 9th April 2014
Prime Cattle (31)
Bullocks (9): averaged 243.3ppk and sold to 255ppk for a Limousin from Nether Myres, purchased by W E Fairlie of Letham and £1846 gross for a Limousin from Gask, purchased by W E Fairlie of Letham.
Top prices include: Gask (Limousin) at 248ppk & 249ppk; Nether Myres (Limousin x) at 245ppk; Woodhead of Mailer (Char) at 242ppk.
Heifers (22): averaged 231.4ppk and sold to 258ppk for a Limousin from Nether Myres, purchased by JB Penman of Crail and £1646 gross for a Char from Craignathro, purchased by W E Fairlie of Letham.
Top prices include: Craignathro (Limousin) at 255ppk; West Bog (Limousin x) at 254ppk; Woodhead of Mailer (Cont) at 245ppk.
Prime Sheep (1324) averaged 205.1ppk. Average weight 47.1kgs. 515 SQQ’s averaged 221.4ppk
Prime Hoggs: Newmill of Inshewan (Tex) £111-Balbrydie 248.8ppk; West Pittendreich (Suff) £108-226.1ppk; Newton of Crathie (Cont) £109-238.1ppk; (Bel) £100-Kinrive 235.7ppk; West Pittendreich (Chev) £108-Auchronie 231.3ppk; Ejay (Mule) £90-Wester Coul 185.7ppk; Auchronie (BF) £85.50-194.3ppk
Ewes & Rams (162): Halhill (Colessie) (Tex) £111.50/£109.50; Balnagarrow (Suff) £107.50; Drumyellow (B Tex) £100; Broadshade (Cont) £91.50; Gibsonhall (Chev) £75.50; Shandford (Mule) £85.50; Halhill (Colessie) (BF) £77.50
Rams (9): Drumyellow (Tex) £125; Ledyatt (Suff) £113.50 twice £112.50