Farm markets

SALE OF STORE CATTLE

NEWTON STEWART MARKET

FRIDAY 17TH JUNE 2016

M/s Craig Wilson Ltd sold 160 store cattle at Newton Stewart’s June sale. Bullocks peaked at £1120 for a Limousin off M/s Vance, Bridgehouse, Whithorn or 262p/kg for a pen of Aberdeen Angus Bullocks off M/s Kirk, Chapleton, Creetown. Heifers topped at £1070 for a great pen of Limousin off M/s J & E McIntyre, Glenlea, Whauphill and pence per kilo at 243.6 for a pen off the same home.

69 Beef Bullocks Averaged 220.4p/kg

15 Dairy Bullocks Averaged 150.2p/kg

76 Heifers Averaged 209.4p/kg

Bullocks (Top Price Per Head):

Limousin: £1120 & £950 Bridgehouse £1095 & £1050 (x2) Craichmore £1040, £990 & £970 (x2) Glenlea Aberdeen Angus: £1080 Bridgehouse £940 Chapelton Charolais: £1050 Glenlea British Blue: £900 Glenlea Montbelliard: £900 North Two Mark Simmental: £890 Mid Skeog

Bullocks (Top Prices Per Kilo):

Limousin: 245.6 & 237.8 Mid Skeog 236.2 Garrie 236.1 Bridgehouse Aberdeen Angus: 262, 246.5 & 245.9 Chapelton Simmental: 231.6 Mid Skeog

Heifers (Top Prices Per Head):

Limousin: £1070 & £1020 Glenlea Montbelliard: £970 (x2) North Two Mark British Blue: £900 Glenlea Aberdeen Angus: £800 Ring of Bargfad Hereford: £755 Mid Skeog

Heifers (Top Prices Per Kilo):

Limousin: 243.6 Glenlea 243.4 Ring of Barfad 243.2 & 242.9 Glenlea 235.6 & 229 Mid Skeog 220 Garrie Aberdeen Angus: 221.3 & 219 Chapelton 211 West Cairngarroch British Blue: 202.3 Glenlea Montbelliard: 194 North Two Mark