United Auctions (Thursday 4th February 2016) sold 4015 prime sheep including 2966 lambs, selling to an averaged 182.69p/kg and 1049 ewes and rams.
Lambs (2966) – Dalchirla (Tex) £115.00; Doune Farms (BTex) £104.00; Mountskip (Chev) £94.50; Milton (Suff) £94.50; Pathhead (Char) £94.00; Croftgarry (BF) £85.00; Sauchrie Mains (Mule) £84.00.
Lambs (2966) – Harviesmailing (BTex) 215p; Ballechin (Tex) 213p; Woodhead of Aberdalgie (Chev) 205p; Luckenburn (Char) 195p; Glenehervie & Leyden (Suff) 194p; Glenfernate (BF) 189p; Milton (Mule) 176p.
Ewes (1049) – Dalchirla (Tex) £130.00; Dalchirla (BTex) £119.00; Hill of Errol (Cont) £115.00; Balmonth (Chev) £97.50; Blairfettie (ContX) £94.50; Kincraigie (Suff) £89.50; Devol (BFL) £88.50; Hill of Errol (Mule) £76.50; Viewmount (BF) £73.50.
United Auctions (Wednesday 3rd February 2016) sold 866 store cattle, 164 cast cows and forward cattle also 529 store sheep.
Bullocks (423) – averaged 214.64p to 269.90p per kg for a 226kg CHX from Gateside and £1250 for a 665kg AAX from Victoria.
B & W Bullocks (71) – averaged 131.52p to 160.80p per kg for a 678kg HFX from Croft Jane and £1090 for a 678kg HFX from Croft Jane.
Heifers (372) – averaged 205.64p to 250.00p per kg for a 276kg LimX from Penningham and £1190 for a 656kg BRBX from Croft Jane.
Cast Cows (152) – averaged 115.81p to 163.30p for a LimX from Greenshields and £1310 for a LimX from Greenshields.
Forward Cattle (25) – averaged 155.19p to 188.20p for a AAX from Titwood and £1190 for a LimX from Lammerview.
Cast Cows (Dairy) (12)- averaged 91.79p to 112.90p for a HFX from Broughmore and £875 for a HFX from Forest.
Bullocks: Up to 250kgs- Gateside £610, 269.90p 251-300kgs – Penningham £760, 256.80p; 301-350kgs- High Milndovan £840, 251.50p; 351-400kgs- Brownhill £920, 240.30p; 401-450kgs- Cairnhouse £1040, Townhead of Arngibbon 233.90p; 451-500kgs- Boydston £1105, 239.20p; 501-550kgs- Kilbucho Place £1180, 223.50p; 551-600kgs- South Kirklane £1180, 211.50p; 600-651kgs- Victoria £1200, 194.20p; 651-700kgs- Victoria £1250, 188.00p.
Heifers: Up to 250kgs- Gateside £500, 238.10p; 251-300kgs-Penningham £715, 250.00p; 301-350kg- Auchenbothie £780, High Milndovan 231.90p; 351-400kgs- Dyke £860, 228.70p; 401-450kgs- Kilbucho Place £1000, 239.00p; 451-500kgs- Hatton Knowe £1090, 227.00p; 501-550kgs- Knockshinnoch £1080, 210.50p; 551-600kgs- Kilbucho Place £1160, 202.10p; Knockshinnoch £1180, 182.10p; 651-700kgs- Croft Jane £1190, 181.40p; 701kgs plus- Victoria £1190, 166.70p.
£ per head- Greenshields (Lim) £1310; Traprain (CH) £1170; Balkaithly (Sim) £1130; Balkaithly (AA) £1070; Kenmuir (SA) £995.
Ppk – Greenshields (Lim) 163.30p; Kilbucho Place (Sim) 149.10p; Traprain (CH) 145.90p; Kenmuir (SA) 130.90p; Todhall (AA) 120.30p.
£ per head –Balkaithly (Sim) £1270; Carslae (Lim) £1130; Noble House (AA) £1110.
Ppk – Carslae (Lim) 119.20p; Balkaithly (Sim) 99.10p; Noble House (AA) 91.60p.
United Auctions also sold 529 store sheep.
Ancaster (Suff) £68.50; Kincraigie (Tex) £68.00; Dykes (Mule) £64.00; Brisbane Glen (BF) £63.00