Newton Stewart market prices

James Craig Auction Mart
James Craig Auction Mart

NEWTON STEWART MARKET

WEDNESDAY 29TH JUNE 2016

PRIME & CAST SHEEP

1087 Prime & Cast Sheep Sold.

843 Lambs sold slightly dearer again to average 195.1p/kg. Top price per head was £105 for Texels from M/s Fisher, Spittal. Beltex from M/s Templeton, Carslae led the pence per kilo at 212.8p/kg for a pen of 39kg. Cast sheep would also be dearer on the week selling to £128 for Texel Tups from M/s Paterson, Little Ervie with ewes selling to £106 for Texels from W Nelson, Kirkland, Barr. Mules sold to £84 off Little Bennane and Ring of Barfad whereas Blackfaces peaked at £68 from M/s Hamilton, Derrie.

Lambs (Leading Prices Per Head):

Texel: £105 & £94 Spittal £104.50 Drummodie £102 Straid £100 Garrochtrie £94.20 Daldowie £92 Barvennan Suffolk: £102 High Balcray £101.50 & £99 High Ersock £99 Garrochtrie £97 Drummodie £95 Kilpatrick & Bridgehouse £92 High Boreland £91 Drummodie £89 Redbrae & High Balcray Beltex: £94 Kirkland £85 & £83.80 Kirranrae £83 & £82.20 Carslae Zwartbles: £93 Stewarton Cross: £79 Craigalbert

Lambs (Leading Prices Per Kilo):

Texel: 208.2 Straid 207.5, 204.9 & 204.4 Barvennan 204.9 North Port O Spittal 204.4 SPittal 204.3 Barvennan 203.5 Garrochtrie 201.9 Spittal Suffolk: 206.4 & 202.2 Drummodie 200 Straid 198.1 Auchneigh 198 High Ersock 197.9 Bridgehouse 197.8 Redbrae & High Balcray Beltex: 212.8 & 200.5 Carslae 210.5 Kirkland 202.4 Kirranarae 200 Baryerrock & Kirkland Cross: 183.7 Craigalbert

Cast Ewes (Leading Prices Per Head):

Texel: £106 Kirkland £99 Straid Cross: £84 Little Bennane & Ring of Barfad £81.50 Meikle Tongue Suffolk Cross: £84.50 & £84 Castle Clanyard Blackface: £68 Derrie £62 Craigalbert

Cast Tups (Leading Prices Per Head):

Texel: £128 Little Ervie £120 Daldowie BFL: £109 Derrie Suffolk: £96 Claycrop Charolais: £95 High Barness