Newton Stewart Market prices

NEWTON STEWART MARKET

PRIME & CAST SHEEP

WEDNESDAY 18TH MAY 2016

455 Prime & Cast Sheep Sold.

244 quality spring lambs forward to average 185p/kg. Top price per head of £100 was paid for a Texel Lamb from Mrs Marion Hannah, Pinminnoch, Port-Patrick and to 204.7p/kg for Beltex from G Campbell, Dinnans. 100 Hoggets, quality scarce peaked at £86.50 for Texels from C Oxley, Druchtag. Cast Sheep sold to £105.50 for Suffolks from B Vance, Mid Skeog. Suffolk Tups sold to £102.50 from T Cannon, Little Torhouse. Blackface ewes sold to £66.50 from M/s Hamilton, Derrie.

Lambs (Leading Prices Per Head):

Texel: £100 Pinminnoch £84 Ravenstone Mains & Drumjargon Suffolk: £95 Mid Skeog £93, £87 & £85 High Glentriploch Beltex: £88 Baryerrock & Dinnans Charolais: £81 High Barness Dorset: £80 Barwhinnock

Lambs (Leading Prices Per Kilo):

Texel: 200 Drumjargon 192.1 Kildarroch 190.2 Drumjargon 188.8 & 187.5 Ravenstone Mains Suffolk: 200 & 192.4 Drumjargon 188.9 High Glentriploch Beltex: 204.7 Dinnans 200 Baryerrock

Hoggets (Leading Prices Per Head):

Texel: £86.50 Druchtag £78.50 & £78 Mindork Cross: £77 Little Torhouse £76 Balmurrie Suffolk: £73 Mid Skeog Blackface: £72 Mid Skeog

Cast Tups (Leading Prcies Per Head):

Suffolk: £102.50 Little Torhouse Dorest: £95 South Clutag BFL: £91 Little Torhouse

Cast Ewes (Leading Prices Per Head):

Suffolk: £105.50 & £97 Mid Skeog Beltex: £84.50 Carse O’ Clary Suffolk Cross: £84 Mid Skeog Texel Cross: £79 Druchtag Mule: £71 Larg, Newton Stewart Cheviot: £67 Kildarroch Blackface: £66.50 Derrie