Newton Stewart Market Prices

Newton Stewart Market
Newton Stewart Market

NEWTON STEWART MARKET

WEDNESDAY 8TH FEBRUARY 2017

PRIME & CAST SHEEP

1577 Prime & Cast Sheep Sold.

1199 prime hoggets forward quality poorer, trade cheaper. Top price per head of £86 was paid for a pen of Heavywieght Beltex from J Walker, Mindork. Top price per kilo of 212.5p/kg was paid for 40kg Beltex from Mrs Marion, Little Pinminnoch. 1199 Hoggets averaged 159p/kg. the 556 blackface hoggets averaged 155p/kg. Top of £77 was paid for heavyweights from J Baillie, Low Glasnick and to 171.4p/kg from I McKnight, Pularyan. 378 cast sheep sold dearer to £116 for Texels from D Hair, Drumbreddan. Tups to £96 from East Kildarroch. Mule ewes to £82 from Pinminnoch, Port Patrick.

Hoggets (Leading Prices Per Head):

Beltex: £86 & £85 Mindork £84 (x2) Carse £85 Pinminnoch, Port Patrick Texel: £85, £82.80, £82.20 & £80.80 Dunjop £83.50 Mindork £82 High Boreland £81 Lagg £80.80 Low Glasnick Suffolk: £82.20 Dunjop Charolais: £80 Boghouse Cheviot: £71.20 Bagbie £70 Low Knockglass Cross: £78 Ardachie £76 Culdoach & Low Glasnick Blackface: £77 & £73.80 Low Glasnick £74 Balmurrie £71.80 Dromore, Gatehouse £71.50 Glenvernoch & Carse

Hoggets (Leading Prices Per Kilo):

Beltex: 212.5 & 176.8 Little Pinminnoch 200 Dalhabboch Texel: 180.5 Torhousemuir 177.5 High Boreland 176.7 Larg 174.4 Millenderdale 174.3 Pularyan Suffolk: 161.2 Dunjop Charolais: 173.2 Boghouse Cheviot: 175 Low Knockglass 173.7 Bagbie Cross: 156 Ardachie 155 Boghouse 154.8 Low Knockglass Blackface: 171.4 Pularyan 167.3 Cairnhouse 162 Dromore, Gatehouse 160 Cuil & Bagbie

Cast Ewes (Leading Prices Per Head):

Texel: £116 Drumbreddan Texel Cross: £95 Millenderdale Charolais: £93 Mains of Tig Cross: £82 Little Pinminnoch Blackface: £58.50 Balmurrie £57 Culdoach Zwartbles: £69 North Port O’ Spittal Lleyn: £71 Risk

Cast Tups (Leading Prices Per Head):

Texel: £93 East Kildarroch Charolais: £86 Millenderdale