Farm market prices

Newton Stewart Market
Newton Stewart Market

NEWTON STEWART MARKET

PRIME & CAST SHEEP

WEDNESDAY 5TH OCTOBER 2016

1424 Prime & Cast Sheep Sold.

993 Prime Lambs were a poorer offering and cheaper to average 160.1p/kg. Top price of £86.50 was paid for Heavyweight Texels from M/s McKie, High Threave. Top price per kilo of 180p/kg for 39kg Texels from P Hunter Blair, Nether Cleugh. Cast Sheep cheaper peaking at £93 for Texel Crosses from S Galloway, Barvernochan. Mules to £72.50 from W Hunter Gleniron and Blackfaces to £54.50 from A McClelland, Draniegower.

Lambs (Leading Prices Per Head):

Texel: £86.50, £85 & £84.80 High Threave £85.80 Garrochtrie £83.50 Blackcraig £82.20 & £78 Challochglass Beltex: £85.20 & £84.20 Mains of Dhulloch £80.50 Knockiebae BDM: £75 Boghouse Suffolk: £80.80 Little Torhouse Charolais: £80 Pinmore Mains Roussin: £77.20 Pinmore Mains Cheviot: £66.20 Kirkhaugh Cross: £74.50 Mains of Larg & Knockiebae £74 Garrochtrie

Lambs (Leading Prices Per Kilo):

Texel: 180 Nether Cleugh 176.2 Viewhills 171.6 Garrochtrie 171.4 Viewhills Beltex: 178.6 Boghouse 178.2 Corhulloch Suffolk: 170.5 Boghouse Charolais: 174 Boghouse 170 Risk Roussin: 167.8 Pinmore Mains Cheviot: 167.1 Kildarroch Cross: 155.2 Knockiebae 154.2 Garrochtrie

Cast Ewes (Leading Prices Per Head):

Texel Cross: £93 Barvernochan Mule: £72.50 Gleniron Suffolk Cross: £75 Boghouse Lleyn Cross: £72 Barvernochan Blackface: £54.50 Draniegower £53.50 Barvernochan Cheviot: £59.50 Murrayton

Cast Tups (Leading Prices Per Head):

Cheviot: £75 Kirkhaugh