United Auctions (Wednesday 30th July 2014) sold 619 prime sheep.
New Season Lambs (427) sold to 192p per kg for 45.5kg Tex from Ditchead, Dallas and to £87.50 gross for 45.5kg Tex from Ditchead, Dallas.
SQQ up to 45.5kg (322) averaged 170.25p per kg.
A similar number of lambs saw forward a lot of lighter storey types which hindered the days average. Well fleshed export types sold away at recent rates. A smaller show of ewes sold away at comparable rates that were witnessed last week.
Leading prices per head and kg.
NSL: Suf – £77 Auchairn, Aultmore, 178p Burnside of Gight, Methlick; SufX - £76 Mains of Paithnick, Grange, £76 Teremny, Knock, 176p Whitehill, Cairnie; £82.50 Meikle Begshill, Drumblade, 186p Ditchead, Dallas; TexX - £80 Meikle Begshill, Drumblade, £80 Glenrinnes Farms, Dufftown, 182p Stripeside, Benrinnes; Cont - £78.50 Burnside of Gight, Methlick, 178p Bogton, Forglen, 178p Burnside of Gight, Methlick; Bel - £78 Auchairn, Aultmore, 180p Burnside, Mary Park; Zwar - £77 Parks, Rothiemay, 179p Burnside, Mary Park; Llyen - £77.50 Followsters, Keith, 180p Sittyton, Newmacher; Char - £81, 185p Ditchead, Dallas; CharX - £77 East Holmdale, Turriff, 178p Croftend, Clatt.
Ewes (192) - Tex – £104 Logie, Gamrie; TexX - £95 Logie, Gamrie; Cont - £92.50 Logie, Gamrie; Chev - £85 Bogton, Forglen; Mule - £74 Glenrinnes Farms, Dufftown; GF - £72 Logie, Gamrie; BF - £48 Parrock, Rothiemay; Ven - £80 Boghead, Lumsden; CHM - £88 Logie, Gamrie; Llyen - £87 Logie, Gamrie. RAMS – Llyen - £93 Connachie, Elgin.