Farm markets

SALE OF STORE CATTLE

NEWTON STEWART MARKET

FRIDAY 17TH JULY 2015

M/s Craig Wilson Ltd sold 171 Store Cattle at their July sale at Newton Stewart. All classes easily sold with Dairy Bred steers very dear. Top price of £1360 was paid for Home Bred Simmental Steers from A McKay, Broughton Mains whilst calves sold to 266.7p/kg for a pen of 8 Limousin Crosses from G Adams, Clugston. Heifers sold to £1190 for Angus crosses from A McKay, Broughton Mains. Top price per kilo of 252.9p/kg was paid for a pen of 7 Limousin Crosses from G Adams, Clugston. Dairy Bred Steers sold to £920 from H Young Claunch and to 239.7p/kg from M/s Irvine, Knockann.

68 Beef Bred Steers Averaged 230.9p/kg

36 Dairy Bred Steers Averaged 196.2p/kg

67 Heifers Averaged 218p/kg

Bullocks (Leading Prices Per Head):

Simmental: £1360 Broughton Mains Limousin: £1150 High Drumrae £1145, £1125, £1105 & £1085 Glenchamber £1085 Clugston £1035 Glenlea £1010 & £965 Clugston £960 Barfad Charolais: £1280 & £1010 Broughton Mains £1000 South Boreland £915 Barfad Aberdeen Angus: £1250 & £1010 Broughton Mains £1130 & £1100 Claunch £1090 & £940 Low Glentriplock £1070 Chapelton Black & White: £920 Claunch £810 Glenlea

Bullocks (Leading Prices Per Kilo):

Limousin: 266.7, 250.7 & 243.4 Clugston 259.7 & 234.3 High Drumrae 250.7 & 237.7 Barfad 246.7 Glenlea 245.6, 243.8, 239.4 & 238.5 Glenchamber 235.9 Galdenoch Charolais: 218.8 Broughton Mains 217.4 South Boreland Aberdeen Angus: 229.5 Clugston 226 & 220 Claunch 221.2 & 219.6 Broughton Mains 218.6 Low Glentriplock Black & White: 239.7 Knockann 200 Glenlea 187.7 Claunch

Heifers (Leading Prices Per Head):

Limousin: £1035 Glenchamber £1030, £955 & £905 Glenlea £1000 Barfad £935 High Drumrae £920 Galdenoch £900 Mid Skeog £885 Clugston Charolais: £1020 Barfad £965 Broughton Mains £940 South Boreland Aberdeen Angus: £1190, £1040 & £925 Broughton Mains £975 Low Glentriplock

Heifers (Leading Prices Per Kilo):

Limousin: 252.9 & 228.2 Clugston 238.8 Glenlea 235.2 Glenchamber 227.2 Galdenoch Charolais: 214.7 Barfad Aberdeen Angus: 216.7 Low Glentriplock 215.1 & 212.5 Broughton Mains