Farm markets

NEWTON STEWART - FRIDAY 2ND OCTOBER 2015

755 Store Cattle sold at Newton Stewart. Good quality cattle very easy to sell with Buloocks peaking at £1400 for Charolais from Messrs Hannah, Meoul Farm and to 244.9 pence per kilo for Limousin crosses from Messrs Wallace, Claycrop.

Dairy Bred Steers peaked at £990 for a pen of Friesian crosses from J McMillan, Over Airies.

Heifers peaked at £1165 twice for a pen of Charolais crosses and a pen of Angus crosses both from David Manson, South Auchleach. Heifers sold to 228.7 pence per kilo for Limousin crosses from Dunskey Farms, Port Patrick.

442 Beef Bred Steers averaged 210.2 pence per kilo (last year 216.5p/k)

91 Dairy Bred Steers averaged 143.4 pence per kilo (last year 151.4 p/k)

222 Heifers averaged 204.6 pence per kilo (last year 206.0 p/k)

TOP PRICE PER HEAD – BULLOCKS

Charolais: £1400 Meoul, £1385, £1365 Auchleach, £1310 Pinmore Mains, £1255 South Balfern, £1230 South Balfern, £1210 Pinmore Mains, £1205 Borgue House, £1205 Auchentibbert, £1200 pinmore Mains. Aberdeen Angus: £1385 Auchleach, £1305 Kildarroch, £1265 Auchleach, £1225 South Milton. Limousin: £1295 Over Airies, £1230 Auchentibbert, £1225 Claycrop, £1215, £1200 Claycrop, £1195 Dunskey, Claycrop & Over Airies, £1190 Claycrop. British Blue: £1270 Dunskey, £1225 Low Glasnick. Simmental:£1240 South Clutag. Black & White: £990, £995, £880, £845 Over Airies, £940 Dunskey, £875 Kildrochat Mains.

TOP PRICE PER HEAD – HEIFERS

Charolais: £1165 Auchleach, £1150 Low Skeog, £1085 Low Skeog, £1080 Auchleach, £1030 Meoul. Aberdeen Angus: £1165 Auchleach, £1140 Ballaird, £1110 Low Skeog, £1000 Low Skeog. Limousin: £1155 Dunskey, £1145 Low Skeog, £1120, £1110 Meoul, £1095 Meoul, £1045 Dunskey, £1035 for a pen of 3 from Crouse. Hereford: £1105 Culmalzie, £1095 Gass, Kirkcowan. Simmental: £1070 Crouse, £1010 Crouse, £995 South Clutag. Montbelliarde: £1045 Millairies. British Blue: £1040 Dunskey.

TOP PRICE PER KILO – BULLOCKS

Limousin: 244.9p/k Claycrop, 238.6p/k Meoul, 237.5p/k & 235.6p/k Claycrop, 234.7p/k South Balfern, 234.3p/k Dunskey, 234.3p/k Auchentibbert, 233.3p/k Barfad, 232.5p/k East Altercannoch, 230.9p/k Over Airies, 230.2p/k Barfad, 229.8p/k Claycrop. Charolais:241.0p/k Borgue House, 238.5p/k Borgue House, 234.0p/k Auchentibbert, 228.6p/k Pinmore Mains, 227.2p/k South Balfern. Blonde: 227.0p/k Barclye. Aberdeen Angus:227.0p/k South Milton. Simmental: 222.6p/k Camrie. Black & White: 159.3p/k, Dunskey, 151.3p/k, 150.0p/k Over Airies.

TOP PRICE PER KILO – HEIFERS

Limousin: 228.7p/k Dunskey, 220.2p/k Crouse, 219.6p/k Moorpark (Sandhead), 218.1p/k Low Skeog, 216.1p/k Dunskey, 215.4p/k Meoul, 215.0p/k Barclye, 214.6p/k, 211.3p/k Meoul, 212.7p/k Dunskey. Simmental: 222.9p/k Crouse, 211.8p/k East Altercannoch. Charolais: 211.8p/k Auchleach, 209.4p/k Low Skeog, 206.6p/k Borgue House. Aberdeen Angus: 206.2p/k Auchleach.