United Auctions (Thursday 6th March 2014) sold 5955 Prime Sheep including 4509 lambs and 1446 ewes and rams.
280 Cheviot Hoggs in the Cheviot Sheep Society Show and Sale judged by Mr A. Argo. Champion pen went to MacRae Brothers, Coulshill £102 to the judge. Reserve J Meikle & Co, Airleywight £94 to the judge.
Light Section below 43kgs
1st Mr Buchan, Keir Farm £86
2nd Mr Miller, North Kinkell £85
3rd Mr Buchan, Keir Farm £84
Heavy Section 43kgs and above
1st MacRae Bros £102
2nd Mr Meikle, Airleywight £94
3rd Mr Meikle, Airleywight £90
Lambs (4509) – Southfield (Suff) £106; Forebank of Canterland (SuffX) £99.50; Loaning (Tex) £101; Dalbrack (TexX) £97; Easter Balgullo (Chev) £96.50; Easter octermuthill (Btex) £100; Baleave (Mule) £94; Glendamph (BF) £93; Woodhall (BF) £93.
Lambs (4509) – Killearn Home farm (Suff) 212p; Ancaster Est (SuffX) 200p; Head of Balglass (Tex) 221p; Old Leckie (TexX) 217p; Burnshot (Chev) 212p; East Saucher (Mule) 206p; Easter Ochtermuthill (Btex) 228p; Glendamph (BF) 209p.
Ewes (1446) – Traprain (Suff) £87.50; Pont (lleyn) £65.50; Traprain (HB) £81.50; Woodhall (BFL) £90.50; Dalfask (Tex) £102.50; Upper Auchenlay (Char) £74.50; Upper Auchenlay (Chev) £84.50; Gibsley (Cross) £65.50; Dalfask (Mule) £73.50; Woodhall (BF) £70.00;
Rams – Humeston (Suff) £81.50; Hillside (BF) £66.50; Humeston (Tex) £87.50
United Auctions (Wednesday 5th March 2014) sold 2725 store cattle cast cows young bulls also forward 501 store sheep.
Bullocks (1613) – averaged 245.04p (+6.33p) to 305.70p per kg for a 494kg LimX from Townhead and £1510 for a 494kg LimX from Townhead .
Heifers (1063) – averaged 231.18p (+10.79p) to 300.40p per kg for a 466kg CHX from Wester Borland and £1570 for a 630kg CHX from Cretlevane.
B&W Bullocks (49) – averaged 156.04p (+5.62p) to 160.80p per kg for a 398kg BFX from Gibblaston and £820 for a 602kg HFX from Kepculloch.
Forward Cattle (9) – averaged 162.57p to 190.90p per kg for a LimX from Falsidehill and £1210 for a SimX from Todhall.
Cast Cows (145)– averaged 130.63p to 209.60p per kg for a AAX from Quixwood and £1510 for a LimX from Inland pasture.
Bullocks; Up to 250kgs- Hartside £710, 293.40p 251-300kgs- Glenhead £800, 275.70p; 301-350kgs- Craigannet £970, Upper Samieston 282.80p; 351-400kgs Point £1135, 288.80p 401-450kgs- Auchenrivoch £1230, 285.70p; 451-500kgs- Townhead £1510, 305.70p; 501-550kgs- Ladybank £1340, 262.20p; 551-600kgs Millenderdale £1440, 258.10p; 601-650kgs- Cretlevane £1470, 241.40p; 651-700kgs- Innerwick £1510, 223.00p
Heifers; Up to 250kg – Dunree £430, 210.80p; 251-300kgs- Upper Samieston £750, 259.00p; 301-350kg Strathnafanaig £860, 257.00p 351-400kgs Townhead £1060, Wester Clunie 274.00p 401-450kgs- Killocraw £1200, 297.00p; 451-500kgs- Wester Borland £1400, 300.40p 501-550kgs- Clydeside £1390, 265.30p 551-600kgs- Atholl estate £1220, 214.00p; 601-650kgs- Cretlevane £1570, 249.20p; 651-700kgs- Killellan £1090, 118.50p
OTM Cows – Quixwood (AA) £1290, 209.60p; Quixwood (BSH) £1290, 193.70p; Inland Pasture (BRB) £1470, Falsidehill 169.80p; Carskerdo (CH) £1090, 192.60p; Traprain (HE) £1050, 128.40p; Inland pastures (Lim) £1510, Rumbleton 182.80p; Traprain (SHO) £1090, 137.30p; Innewick (Sim) £1310, Quixwood 197.70p; Whitsome Laws (SD) £1130, 138.80p
OTM Bulls – Falsidehill (AA) £1350, 159.20p; Graystale (CH) £1190, 120.70p; Todhall (Lim) £1570, 150.90p
March Show Prize list
Pen of 4 Hfrs– 1st Brewster, Wester Borland (CH) 379kg £990; 2nd Lines, Killocraw (Lim) 384kg £980.
Pen of 4 Blks – 1st Brewster, Wester Borland (CH) 476kg £1330; 2nd More, Townhead (Lim) 491kg £1250; 3rd McCallum, Strathnafanaig (Lim) 396kg £1040.
Pen of 8 – 1st Lines, Killocraw (Lim Blks) 411kg £1110, 2nd McArthur, Cretlevane (CH) 404kg £1140.
Single Hfrs – 1st Brewster, Wester Borland (CH) 466kg £1400; 2nd McArthur, Cretlevane (CH) 630kg £1570, 3rd Brewster, Wester Borland (CH) 404kg £1120.
Single Blks – 1st Richardson, Upper Samieston (BB) 324kg £880; 2nd- McCallum, Strathnafanaig (Lim) 358kg £980; 3rd McArthur, Cretlevane (CH) 494kg £1310.