Newton Stewart market prices

Newton Stewart Market
Newton Stewart Market

NEWTON STEWART MARKET

PRIME & CAST SHEEP

WEDNESDAY 24TH AUGUST 2016

1647 Prime & Cast Sheep Sold.

1134 Lambs forward to average 175.5p/kg with meaty heavier types still easy to sell any lean store sheep very difficult to cash. Top price per head of £90.50 was paid for heavyweight Texels from J Aitken, South Balfern and C Saunders, Barvennan. Top price per kilo of 195.1p/kg was paid for a pen of 14 Texels from N McBurney, Balsalloch. 461 cast sheep good to sell peaking at £116 for Texel tups from W Kerr, High Boreland. Suffolk crosses ewes to £87 from T Galloway, Culnoag. Blackfaces to £63.50 from A Brown, Balligmorrie.

Lambs (Leading Prices Per Head):

Texel: £90.50 South Balfern & Barvennan £90 Spittal £89.50 Culnoag £84 Daldowie £82.80 South Balfern £81 Knockdaw £80.80 South Balfern & Barncorkrie £80 Knockdaw, Claycrop, Docherneil & Balsalloch Charolais: £81 & £80 Millenderdale £80 (x2) Boghouse Suffolk: £90 Redbrae £89.50 High Ersock £88.50 & £85.50 Claycrop £85 Castle Clanyard £84 Claycrop £81.20 Boghouse £80.50 Chapelton £80 Barncorkrie £79 Culmalzie & Redbrae Beltex: £75 & £74.80 Little Pinminnoch Cross: £80 & £75 Knockoyd £78 Little Torhouse

Lambs (Leading Prices Per Kilo):

Texel: 195.1 Balsalloch 190.5 Knockdaw 186.6 Little Ervie 184.5 Pularyan 183.7 Viewfield 183.6 Barncorkrie & South Balfern 183.3 Torhousemuir Charolais: 192.9 & 186.1 Millenderdale 181.8 Boghouse Suffolk: 179.6 Culmalzie 178.1 Claycrop & Camrie 177.7 High Ersock 177.5 Chapelton 177.4 High Ersock 177.2 Druchtag 177.1 Castle Clanyard 177 Claycrop Beltex: 187.5 & 187 Little Pinminnoch Cross: 171.6 Barbae 170 Little Torhouse 168.6 Barncorkrie 168.3 Garheugh

Cast Tups (Leading Prices Per Head):

Texel: £116 High Boreland Beltex: £110 High Boreland Dorset: £90 Barwhinnock Blackface: £75 Dalhabboch

Cast Ewes (Leading Prices Per Head):

Suffolk Cross: £87 & £85 Culnoag Texel Cross: £85 Pularyan Texel: £81 Penninghame Home Farm BFL: £76.50 Little Torhouse Mule: £69.50 Spittal £69 Cuil, Farden & High Barness Lleyn: £69 Auchenree £68 Risk Blackface: £63 Balligmorrie £62.50 Cuil