Messrs Craig Wilson Ltd
Wednesday 18th May 2011
518 Prime and Cast Sheep Sold.
A good offering of Lambs saw the 167 sold averaging 265.3p k.g. Peaking at £130 for 44 k/g Texels (295.5p k/g) from M/s Wallace, High Glentriploch. Suffolk lambs sold to 294.9p k/g for 39 k/g lambs from M/s Wallace, Claycrop. 226 Hoggets averaged 203.1p k/g peaking at £102 for Texels from M/s Baillie, Low Glasnick. Cast Sheep peaked at £132 for Texels Tups from R Vance, Barvenrochan. Ewes peaked at £100 for Texels from M/s Wilson, Baryerrock.
Lambs (pence per kilo
Texel: 295.5 High Glentriploch 280 Claycrop 270.9 Baryerrock Suffolk: 294.9 & 280 Claycrop 277.3 Baryerrock 276.2 High Glentriploch
Lambs (price per head):
Texel: £130 High Glentriploch £119 Dinnans £117 High Glentriploch Suffolk: £124 High Barness £122 & £120 Baryerrock £120 (x2) High Glentriploch
Hoggets (pence per kilo):
Texel: 220.5 Auchenree Cross: 222 Cairnbowie Blackface: 230.8 & 226.3 Low Glasnick 223 Cairnbowie & Farden
Hoggets (price per head):
Texel: £102 Low Glasnick £100 (x2) Barvernochan Cross: £95 Low Glasnick Blackface: £92 Barnvannoch £91.50 & £91 Farden
Texel: £138 & £124 Barvernochan Suffolk: £136 Drumtroddan
Texel X: £100 Baryerrock Suffolk X: £96 Claycrop Cross: £89 Galdenoch Blackface: £75 Bagbie
AYR – Tuesday 17th May
Messrs Craig Wilson Ltd, had 31 Prime Cattle.
Trade very firm with quality butcher types in excess of £2 per kg, top price of the day was 204p/kg for Limousin Heifers off Duchra and Daljedburgh or £1136.80 for a Limousin Heifer off Daljedburgh. Bullocks topped at 200p/kg for a Limousin off Dykes Farms or £1303.12 for a Charolais Bullock off the same, Young Bulls peaked at 179p/kg twice for Limousins off Duchra or £1276 from the same home.
Heifers (per kilo):
Limousin: 204p/kg Duchra & Daljedburgh 203p & 200p Daljedburgh 199p & 198p Challochmun
Bullocks (per kilo):
Limousin: 200p Dykes Farms 194p Challochmun Charolais: 187.5p Dykes Farms A/Angus: 189p Glenlea Frieisan: 128.5p Deaconhill
Bulls (per kilo):
Limousin: 179p (2) 177.5p, 176p Duchra Simmental: 168p Glenturk
Six Dairy cattle, 65 calves & 36 stirks sold today.
Dairy cattle topped at £2100 for a calved heifer off Boclair.
Friesian calved Heifer: £2100 & £2000 Boclair
Ayrshire calved Heifer: £1680 Burnbank, Kilmacolm
Calves: Trade dearest so far this year.
B/Blue: £350 Tarshaw £280 Bruntland Limousin: £340 & £330 Crookedstonemuir Montbeliarde: £335 Over Enoch Simmental: £290 East Brockloch A/Angus: £290 Low Drumclog Frieisan: £165 Pennymore
B/Blue: £310 East Brockloch £300 Broadhead £290 (2) Bruntland & Whitehill A/Angus: £290 Whitehill
Charolais Bull: £455 Meadownay Limousin Bull: £405 Annabagleish £365 Bowes A/Angus Bull: £320 Meikle Laight B/Blue Bull: £315 East St Colmac Hereford Bull: £305 Bowes B/Blue Hfr: £325 (2) East St Colmac A/Angus Hfr: £340 Hill of Ochiltree
Stirks: Trade similar
Bulls: A/Angus: £530 Dunrod Simmental: £440 Burnton (Sharp) Friesian: £390 South Barr (Beith)
Bullocks: Limousin: £640 & £620 Garrochtrie Montbeliarde: £390 Over Enoch
Heifers: Limousin: £450 Garrochtrie £420 Arnsow & Upper Ettrick
180 Cast Cows and 11 Bulls sold.
Cows sold dearer again with quality sorts in demand.
108 Beef Cows averaged 127.6p/kg
72 Dairy Cows averaged 114.2p/kg
Bulls peaked at £1230 for a Simmental off Burnton, Dalrymple or 146.4p/kg. Beef Cows topped at £1200 for a B/Blue Cross off Fisherton or 152.1p/kg for a B/Blue off Knockterra. Dairy Cows to £1045 for a Friesian off Sloehabbert or 147.5p/kg for a Friesian off Laigh Castleton. Clean Cattle sold to £930 for a Limousin off Silverigg or 167.3p/kg for a B/Blue Heifer off the same home.
Bulls (per head):
Simmental: £1230 Burnton £1150 Craigmine Charolais: £1020 Carsecreugh Limousin: £1000 Little Larg Friesian: £800 South Barr (Beith) Saler: £840 Laight (Dalmellington) A/Angus: £800 Mackiesmill
Cows (per head):
B/Blue: £1200 Fisherton £920 Genoch Mains Limousin: £1100 & £1050 Fisherton £1040 Dindinnie A/Angus: £1100, £1050 & £1040 Genoch Mains £925 Littleton South Devon: £960 Bagbie Simmental: £980 Langalbuinach £950 Holmes (Drybridge) £920 Dindinnie Charolais: £960 Carsloe Shorthorn: £700 Carston Galloway: £670 Drumbowie Friesian: £1045 Sloehabbert £1040 Low Castleton £1000 South Corton £900 Stoneside Ayrshire: £725 Whitehill (Dailly)
Limousin Hfrs: £930 Silverigg B/Blue Hfrs: £920 Silverigg Friesian Blk: £710 Deaconhill.
Wallets Marts Castle Douglas
TUESDAY 17TH MAY 2011.
Wallets Marts Castle Douglas Limited had forward 432 prime and cast sheep at their weekly sale. 53 spring lambs forward ranged from 32 – 50 kgs, with an overall average of 260.6p being achieved. Top price per kilo of 275p for a smart pen of heavyweight Texels from
N Evans, Halmyre. Top price per head of £123 for a pen of Charollais from M Clingan, Little Cocklick. A pen of 32kg Texels made £85 or 265p from Airds of Balcary.
A smaller offering of hoggs averaged 219.9p and sold to 239p for Blackfaces from Barholm, followed at 237p for Texels from Southwick Farms. Top price per head of £105 for Texels hoggs from Barlocco.
216 cast ewes and rams were £4 to £5 cheaper on the week selling to £129 for a pen of Suffolks from D Carson, Hawhill Cottage.
Light 32.1 – 39 kg
Average: 258.5p per kilo
Top Price: 263p per kilo
Airds of Balcary £100;
Medium 39.1 – 45.5 kg
Average: 258.7p per kilo
Top Price: 272p per kilo
Meikle Cloak £110;
Light 32.1 – 39 kg
Average: 224.8p per kilo
Top Price: 239p per kilo
Barholm £86.50; Burnfoot £84; Newton £82;
Newan £81.50; Barholm £80;
Medium 39.1 – 45.5 kg
Average: 207.3p per kilo
Top Price: 231p per kilo
Newton £96; Barlocco £93; Edgarton £92.50; Byrecroft £92; Southwick £90; Crofts £90;
Heavy 45.6 – 52 kg
Average: 191.9p per kilo Top Price: 207p per kilo
Southwick £100; Whiteside £95; Galtway £95; Byrecroft £95; Trowdale £91; Barlocco £90; Edgarton £90; Hawhill Cottage £90;
CAST EWES & RAMS
Mossyard £74.50; Miefield £71; Newton £70; Lowes £61.50; Burnfoot £60;
Bluefaced Leicester Ewes
West Auchensheen £93;
Newton £88.50; Carleton £88; Trowdale £87; Newen £84.50; Mossyard £81; West Auchensheen £81; Potterland £81; Byrecroft £80.50; Airds of Balcary £80; Crofts £79;
Hawhill Cottage £129;
Trowdale £113; Bombie £106; Hawhill Cottage £97; Southwick £96; Byrecroft £95;
Bluefaced Leicester Rams