Newton Stewart Market prices

NEWTON STEWART MARKET

WEDNESDAY 8TH JUNE 2016

PRIME & CAST SHEEP

564 Prime & Cast Sheep Sold.

429 Spring Lambs sold averaged 199.1p/kg. peaking at £100 for heavyweight Suffolks from J McNeillie, High Balcray. Top price per kilo of 221.8p/kg was paid for 39kg Beltex shown by Q M ilroy, Kirranrae. Hoggets sold to £72 from M/s Galloway, Culnoag & M/s McKennna, Mark O’ Luce. Cast sheep sold to £109 for Texel Tups from Culnoag with ewes to £95 for Texels from D Hair, Drumbreddan. Over fat ewes very hard to cash.

Lambs (Leading Prices Per Head):

Suffolk: £100 & £98 High Balcray £96.50 & £94 Claycrop £95.50 Baryerrock £94 Ravenston Mains Texel: £98 Pinmore Mains £97 Clearview £90.20 Kirranrae Beltex: £94 Baryerrock £90 Carslae

Lambs (Leading Prices Per Kilo):

Suffolk: 204.9 Challochmun 202.4 Ravenston Mains 200 & 199.5 Claycrop 198.1 Baryerrock Texel: 218 & 204.4 Pinmore Mains 209.8 Claycrop 207 Ravenston Mains 205.3 Culnoag 204.7 & 203.5 Dinnans 204.6 & 204.5 Little Bennane Beltex: 221.8 Kirranrae 219.5, 208.8 & 204.3 Carslae

Hoggs (Leading Prices Per Head):

Suffolk: £72 Culnoag BFL: £72 Mark O’ Luce Texel: £67.50 Drumbreddan Blackface: £60 Baltier

Cast Tups (Leading Prices Per Head):

Texel: £109 Culnoag Suffolk: £101 High Balcray Cross: £88 Chirmorrie

Cast Ewes (Leading Prices Per Head):

Texel: £95 Drumbreddan Beltex: £88 Carse O’ Clary Cross: £70 Drumbreddan & Baryerrock Blackface: £56 Gass, Kirkcowan