United Auctions (Wednesday 26th November 2014) sold 936 store cattle, suckled calves, young bulls and 232 cast cows and forward cattle also had forward 1116 store lambs.
Bullocks (347) - averaged 219.04p (-6.36p) to 315.80p per kg for a 228kg LimX from Drygate and £1230 for a 574kg AAX from Longhouse.
B & W Bullocks (115) – averaged 147.31p (+1.31p) to 215.10p per kg for a 451kg BFX from Ravenstone Mains and £970 for a 451kg BFX from Ravenstone Mains.
Heifers (439) – averaged 217.09p (+0.29p) to 272.20p per kg for a 248kg CharX from Bankhead and £1340 for a 666kg AAX from Ecclaw.
Young Bulls (35)– averaged 193.14p to 266.80p per kg for a LimX from Gateside and £840 for a LimX from Gateside.
Cast Cows (217)– averaged 115.43p to 204.50p per kg for a LimX from Drumoider and £1450 for a CharX from Midlock.
Forward Cattle (15) – averaged 155.36p to 187.10p per kg for a SimX from Leoch and £1250 for a SimX from Leoch.
Bullocks; Up to 250kgs- Lephinchapel £730, Drygate 315.80p 251-300kgs- Lephinchapel £830, Drumelzier 291.30p 301-350kgs- Muirston £880, 275p 351-400kgs- Ashfield £980, Kipperoch 252.10p 401-450kgs- 8 Killeonan £1070, 242.60p 451-500kgs- Garvald £1180, Daldorn 249.40p 501-550kgs- Whitehill £1170, 225p 551-600kgs- Longhouse £1230, 214.30p.
Heifers; Up to 250kgs- Bankhead £675, 272.2p 251-300kgs- Torhousekie £750, 259.50p 301-350kg- Torhousekie £800, 264.90p 351-400kgs- Logie £940, 239.80p 401-450kgs- West House £990, Logie 239p 451-500kgs- Farden £1200, 244.90p 501-550kgs-Wester Coldrain £1200, 229p 551-600kgs- Farden £1280, 221.8p 601-650kgs –Wester Coldrain £1270, 209.6p; 651-700kgs Ecclaw £1340, 201.2p.
Young Bulls; 251-300kgs- Townhead £675, 266.8p 301-350kg- Townhead £745, 222.4p 351-400kgs- Townhead £840, 227p
OTM Cows –Midlock (Char) £1450, 175p; Midshawton (Lim) £1330, Drumoider 204.50p; Goddens (BRB) £1190, 187.10p; Leoch (Sim) £1170, 145.2p; Graystale (AA) £1150, 183.70p
Store Sheep (1116); Ardlebank (Suff) £68; Harelaw (TexX) £80; Loanleven (Chev) £62; Mains of Boquhapple (Mule) £63; Inchgarth (BF) £60
United Auctions (Wednesday 19th November 2014) sold 411 store cattle and suckled calves and 202 cast cows and forward cattle also had forward 2616 store lambs and breeding sheep.
Bullocks (202) - averaged 225.40p (+1.90p) to 268.90p per kg for a 305kg SalerX from East Kirkcarsewell and £1290 for a 577kg LimX from The Craigs.
Heifers (182) – averaged 216.80p (+2.10p) to 240.10p per kg for a 352kg BAX from Bankend and £1245 for a 630kg SimX from Aberbothrie.
Cast Cows (188)– averaged 115.91p to 173.00p per kg for a LimX from Baregaldine Home Farm and £1470 for a LimX from Baregaldine Home Farm.
Forward Cattle (14) – averaged 166.52p to 203.00p per kg for a LimX from Drumoider and £1270 for a SimX from Angel row.
Young Bulls (27)– averaged 223.05p to 238.80p per kg for a LimX from Bowleys and £885 for a AAX from Bowleys.
Bullocks; Up to 250kgs- Highfield £520, 223.20p 251-300kgs- East Kirkcarsewell £770, Bankhead 266.70p 301-350kgs- East Kirkcarsewell £820, 268.90p 351-400kgs- North Park £890, Hillside 240.50p 401-450kgs- Graystale £1040, 244.10p 451-500kgs- Duddington £1200, 244.30p 501-550kgs- Graystale £1210, 239.10p 551-600kgs- The Craigs £1290, 225.00p.
Heifers; Up to 250kgs- Highfields £500, 226.30p 251-300kgs- Roughside £640, 214.00p 301-350kg- Graystale £750, East Kirkcarsewell 232.30p 351-400kgs- Lochlands £890, Bankend 240.10p 401-450kgs- Lochlands £990, 226.20p 451-500kgs- Aberbothrie £1080, 238.90p 501-550kgs- Gillmill £1230, 230.30p 551-600kgs- Aberbothrie £1200, 208.50p 601-650kgs –Aberbothrie £1245, 197.60p.
Young Bulls; Up to 250kgs- Wester Keillour £550, 235.00p 251-300kgs- Wester Keillour £690, 237.90p 301-350kg- Shutterflat £770, 223.80p 351-400kgs- Bowleys £850, 238.80p 401-450kgs- Bowleys £885, 210.70p.
OTM Cows –Findowie (Sim) £1410, 176.30p; Newton of Logierait (Lim) £1150, Graystale 167.00p; Traprain (AA) £1130, 162.40p; Graystale (Sal) £1090, Todhall 148.80p; South Threave (BSH) £1070, 162.60p; Meikle Camoquhill (Mo) £1010, 165.00p.
Also forward 2616 store lambs and breeding sheep.
Store Sheep; Hill of Arnmore (TexX) £70.00; Moleigh (SuffX) £69.50; Braes of Ardreonaig (TexX) £69.00; Edengrove (ChevX) £69.00; Hill of Arnmore (CharX) £66.00; Orchilmore (SuffX) £65.00; Ballinluig (SuffX) £65.00; Blairgorm (CharX) £64.00; Daldravaig (Mule) £62.00; Quinloch (Mule) £62.00; Ballinluig (Mule) £61.50; Knockderry (Mule) £61.00; Achnafree (BF) £60.00; Moorpark (BF) £56.00; Blairgorm (BF) £56.00; Smiddyhill (BF) £52.50.
Breeding Sheep; South Whittleburn (Mule gimmers) £143.00; Milton (Mule Gimmers) £116.00; South Whittlehorn (Mule ewes 1 crop) £140.00; South Whittleburn (mule ewes 2 crop) £110.00; South Whittleburn (Mule ewes 3 crop) £92.00; South Whittleburn (Chev Tups) £185.00.
United Auctions (Saturday 15 November 2014) had a catalogued entry of 290 Suffolk and 22 Zwartbles females at their annual sale.
The sale was topped at 6000gns for a Cairness Diamond Geezer gimmer in lamb to Mountford Mustang purchased by Oliver Deane. Cairness also sold at 4500gns for a Cairness Diamond Jubilee gimmer in lamb to Ballygarvan stud Flashdance, with further three selling at 2200gns and another at 2000gns.
Deveronside’s consignment peaked at 5000gns for a Rhaeder Roger Ram Jet gimmer selling to Rachel Wilson, Turriff. Further sales at 3200gns for another Roger Ram Jet daughter bought by Craig Paterson, Cranna Bridge and 3000gns to Ross Lawrence, Devon.
W H Sinnett & Sons, Stockton sold his consignment of ewe lambs to peak at 4000gns to G Troup, Whitestone. G Stuart & Sons, Birness selling for the first time sold to a top of 1100gns to J Nisbet, Sorn Mains. G Christie, Balqhain topped at 950gns to Sarah Finnie. John Christie, West Carse annual consignment sold to 800gns.
A feature of the sale were the dispersals from W Lennox, Netherholm and R Neill, Rossiebank. Netherholm ewes sold to 450gns for ewes and for gimmers with ewe lambs to 280gns. A cracking flock of Suffolks from Rossiebank were well received with enthusiastic bidding throughout with ewes, gimmers and ewe lambs all peaking at 1100gns.
A very good entry of Zwartbles were easily selling to 400gns and 350gns for gimmers from A J Thorburn, Holmlea.
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United Auctions (Thursday 13th November 2014) sold 6334 Prime Sheep including 5226 lambs selling to an average of 169p/kg and 1108 ewes and rams.
Lambs (5226) – Harviesmailing (BTex) £101; South Flanders (Tex) £86.00; Kinloch (TexX) £85.50; Easter Middleton (Suff) £85; Killearn (ChevX) £84.50; Shanry (Char) £84.50; Mains of Struie (SuffX) £84; Glendamph (BF) £77.50.
Lambs (5226) –Harviesmailing (BTex) 220p; Wester Ochtermuthill (TexX) 209p; Harviesmailing (TexX) 208p; Northfield (Suff) 183p; West Lethans (SuffX) 181p; Shanry (Char) 181p; Loanhead of Duchally (Chev) 178p; Ross Farms (BF) 159p.
Ewes (1105) –Shanry (Tex) £111.50; Nether Fordoun (Suff) £96.50; Lower Welton (Chev) £94.50; Westhall (BFL) £93.50; Lilyburn (Mule) £89.50; Westhall (Zwar) £88.50; Point (BTex) £79.50; Auchenrivoch (BF) £58.50.
Rams (3)- Wester Middleton (Tex) £107.
United Auctions (Monday 03/11/2014) sold 1617 suckled calves at their annual show and sale and 2822 breeding sheep.
Bullocks (1049) averaged 263.3p (-1.3p on the year) to 323.4 per kg for a pen of 201kg LimX from Mains of Struie and £1100 for a 394kg CharX from West Quarter.
Heifers (568) averaged 255.1p (+3.44p on the year) to 620p per kg for a 250kg LimX from Cloquhat Farms and £1550 for a 250kg LimX from Cloquhat Farms.
Leading prices per head and per kg:
Up to 250kg – Dunruchan £760, Mains of Struie 232.4p; 251-300kgs Tom of Cluny £880; Kynachan 305.1p; 301-350kgs Cloquhat Farms £980, 308.2p; 351-400kgs West Quarter £1100, 279.2p; 401-450kgs West Quarter £1090, Cameron 253.3p
Up to 250kg – Cloquhat Farms £1550, 620p; 251-300kg – Montquhanie Farms £850, Kynachan 305.1p; 301-350kgs – Glenkilrie £1380, 457.1p; 351-400kgs – West Quarter £1010, 280.6p; 401-450kgs – West Quarter £1070, 241p
Prize list judged by Duncan Henderson, Whitehouse Farm
Single Bullock Calf
1st G McGibbon, West Quarter £1100, 394kgs
2nd G McGibbon, West Quarter £1000, 390kgs
Single Heifer Calf
1st Glenkilrie Partnership £1380, 302kgs
2nd G McGibbon, West Quarter £1010, 360kgs
Pen of 8 Bullock Calves
1st Glenkilrie Partnership £980, 331kgs
2nd Glenkilrie Partnership £840, 300kgs
Champion: Glenkilrie Partnership £1380, 302kgs
Reserve; G McGibbon, West Quarter £1100, 394kgs
United Auctions had forward 2822 breeding sheep at the annual second sale of Blackface and Cheviot gimmers, regular, draft and stock ewes
Blackface Draft Ewes Kirkton £81 & £71; West Bracklin £80; Brisbane Glen £74; Todholes £68
Blackface Gimmers Gibblaston £135 & £134; Invernoaden £108
Blackface Stock Ewes 1 crop Invernoaden £108; Ardintinny £87
Blackface Stock Ewes 2 crop Invernoaden £114
Blackface Stock Ewes 3 Crop Invernoaden £108
Blackface Stock Ewes 4 Crop Invernoaden £82
Mule Gimmers Knowehead £148; Gibblaston £122
LLeynX Gimmers Easton £126
United Auctions (Monday 27th October 2014) sold 1893 suckled calves at their annual show and sale of suckled calves.
Bullocks (892) averaged 274.64p (-4.26p on yr) to 390.40p per kg for a 228kg BBX from Upper Samieston and £1120 for a 358kg CHX from Glenrath.
Heifers (795) averaged 259.83p (+6.59p on yr) to 378.20p per kg for a 238kg CHX from Upper Samieston and £1010 for a 330kg LimX from Auchlin.
Leading prices per head and per kg:
Up to 250kg – Upper Samieston £890, 390.40p; 251-300kgs – Glenrath £950, Low Tirefergus 350.00p; 301-350kgs – Gelston Castle £1030, Upper Samieston 328.90p; 351-400kgs –Glenrath £1120, 312.80p; 401-450kgs- Crailloch £1100, 270.90p; 451-500kgs – Nether Guelt £1040, 224.10p; 501-550kgs – Laight £1110, 215.10p.
Up to 250kg – Upper Samieston £900, 378.20p; 251-300kg – Brandleys £820, 299.20p; 301-350kgs – Auchlin £1010, 306.10p; 351-400kgs –Townhead of Arngibbon £920, Dykes 243.00p; 401-450kgs –Posso £920, Glenrath 220.90p; 451-500kgs; Posso £980, 209.40p
Prize list judged by Ian Cruickshank, Hatton Farm
Char Bullock Calf
1st Richardson, Upper Samieston; 298kgs, £900
Char Heifer Calf
1st Richardson, Upper Samieston; 238kgs, £900
2nd Richardson, Upper Samieston; 204kgs £670
Any Other Breed Bullock Calf
1st Richardson, Upper Samieston (BLimX); 304kgs £1000
2nd Richardson, Upper Samieston (BBX); 290kgs £850
3rd Richardson, Upper Samieston (BBX); 268kgs £800
Any Other Breed Heifer Calf
1st Smith, Barmurrie (LimX); 354kgs £830
2nd Smith, Barmurrie (LimX); 266kgs £670
3rd Smith, Barmurrie (LimX); 234kgs £590
Champion; Richardson, Upper Samieston; 304kgs £1000
Reserve; Richardson, Upper Samieston; 238kgs £900
Saturday 25th October 2014
United Auctions had forward 834 commercial beef breeding cattle and pedigree and commercial Luing stock at their annual October sale.
Bulls: Castlecary Mill (LimX) £2000
Southfield (LuingX) £1120
Stobo Home Farm (AAX) £120
Beannie (SimX) £125
Southfield (SHX) £1080; £1020; £1000
In calf heifers
Graystale (LimX) £1850; £1820
Graystale (AAX) £1850; £1700; £1650
The Gall (SHX) £1220; £1200; £1180
The Gall (SimX) £1050; £1020; £1000
Dunalastair Est (HgdXSH) £1050.
Heifers and calves
Dunalastair Est (HgdXSH) hfr & (SHX) BCalf; £1650
Dunalastair Est (HgdXSH) hfr & (SHX) Hcalf; £1600; £1500
Little Kilchatten (LimX) hfr & twin Lim calves; £2700
Little Kilchatten (LimX) hfr & (Lim) BCalf; £2600
Howfold (LimX) hfr & (Lim) BCalf; £2500
Harehead (SimX) hfr & (Lim) BCalf; £2650; £2600
Jaw (SimX) hfr & (Sim) HCalf; £2550
Arnbathie BBX) hfr & (Lim) BCalf; £2600
Crosshouse (BBX) hfr & (Lim) HCalf; £2600, £2500
Little Kilchatten (LimX) hfr & (Lim) HCalf; £2650
Harehead (SimX) hfr & (Lim) HCalf; £2750; £2700
Wester Mye (BP) hfr & (Lim) BCalf; £2450
Aitkenhead (BP) hfr & (Lim) BCalf; £2400
Cows & Calves
Drochil Castle (AAX) cow & (SalerX) BCalf; £1800, £1700
Drochil Castle (AAX) cow & (SalerX) HCalf; £1650, £1600
Graystale (BBX) cow & (LimX) BCalf; £2500
Wester Boreland (BBX) cow & (CHX) BCalf; £2300
Wester Boreland (LimX) cow & (CHX) BCalf; £3000
Wester Boreland (LimX) cow & (CHX) HCalf; £2800, £2700
Kinneil Mill (LimX) cow & (LimX) HCalf; £2750
Drochil Castle (SimX) cow & (Saler) HCalf; £1500
Kinneil Mill (SimX) cow & (LimX) BCalf; £1450
Blackbank (AAX) cow & (CHX) BCalf; £1500
Blackbank (CHX) cow & (CHX) BCalf; £2000
Wester Borland (LimX) cow & (LimX) HCalf; £3200
Kinneil Mill (LimX) cow & (LimX) HCalf; £3200
Graystale (LimX) cow & (BBX) BCalf; £2650
Glenpark (SimX) cow & (CHX) BCalf; £2900
Barrahormaid (LimXSH) cow & (Lim) BCalf; £2000
In calf cows
Ballathie (AAX) cow I/C to CH £1300
Ballathie (AAX) cow I/C scanned twins £1580
Ballathie (LimX) cow I/C to CH £1300
Barrahormaid (AAX) cow I/C to CH £1650
Barrahormaid (LimX) cow I/C to Lim £1600, £1500
Barrahormaid (RP) cow I/C to Lim £1300
A special feature of the sale was the dispersal of the Glenturk herd of pedigree Limousin cows realising top prices of £4000, £3600 and £3100 for Limousin cows with Limousin heifer calves at foot.
Stirling Bull Sales
Monday 20 October
Aberdeen-Angus prize list
Beef Shorthorn prize list
Limousin prize list
Monday 21 October
Simmental prize list
Charolais prize list
United Auctions (Monday 13 October 2014) sold 1766 suckled calves at their annual show and sale of suckled calves..
Bullocks (1024) averaged 266.57p (-9.69p) to 332.60p per kg for a 224kg CharX from Wester Coilechat and £1300 for a 462kg LimX from Monzie.
Heifers (742) averaged 252.02p (+3.86p) to 350.50p per kg for a 438kg LimX from Monzie and £1500 for a 428kg LimX from Monzie.
Leading prices per head and per kg:
Up to 250kg –Kinlochmoidart £810, Wester Coiliechat 332.60p; 251-300kgs – Cairncurran £910, Waterside 329.50p; 301-350kgs – Ashmark £1060, Grove Farms 316.50p; 351-400kgs –Taiglim £1180, Auchentiber 308.50p; 401-450kgs – Mid Shawton £1190, High Unthank 274.30p; 451-500kgs – Monzie £1300, 281.40p; 501-550kgs – Nether Guelt £1140, 226.20p; 551-600kgs- Shenlarich £1210, 216.80p.
Up to 250kg –High Cairn £790, Ballygroggan 333.00p; 251-300kg – Polquhairn £860, Grove Farms 299.20; 301-350kgs – Dippen £950, 293.20p; 351-400kgs – Saddlebank £1010, Mains of Creuchies 258.10p; 401-450kgs – Monzie £1500, 350.50p 451-500kgs – Mains of Creuchies £1080, 233.30p.
Prize list judged by C Malone, Pitcairn
Autumn Born Bullock
1st Monzie Farms 462kgs £1300
2nd Mains of Creuchies 466kgs £1150
3rd Mains of Creuchies 462kgs £1150
Autumn Born Heifer
1st Monzie Farms 428kgs £1500
2nd Mains of Creuchies 406kgs £1040
Spring Born Bullock
1st Malcolm, Wester Coilechat 352kgs £930
Spring Born Heifer
1st Semple, Dippen 324kgs £950
2nd Semple, Dippen 360kgs £900
3rd Semple, Dippen 400kgs £950
Champion –Monzie Farms 462kgs £1300
Reserve - Monzie Farms 428kgs £1500
Best Perth Calf – Monzie Farms 462kgs £1300
Pen of 4 Autumn bullocks/heifers
1st Simpson, Mains of Creuchies 433kgs £1160 (Bullocks)
2nd Semple, Dippen 384kgs £1120 (Bullocks)
3rd Simpson, Mains of Creuchie 421kgs £1050 (Heifers)
Pen of 4 Spring bullocks/heifers
1st Semple, Dippen 355kg £950
2nd Finlay, Waterside 347kgs £1130
Breeding sheep (1365);
Mule Ewe Lambs; Assloss & Frandy Farmers £88.
Mule Gimmers; Auchenrivoch £148; Coates £141.
Tex Gimmers; Newton of Crathie £130; Auchenfoyle £120.
1 crop Tex Ewes; Auchenfoyle £120.
2 crop Tex Ewes; Rettie Farming Co £148
Correct Mule Ewes; Auchenrivoch £96; South Flanders £92.
Correct Tex Ewes; South Flanders £98; Ballachraggan £81.
United Auctions, Stirling had forward 1345 rams and ram lambs at their annual Rendezvous sale.
Sale was topped by M/s Wood & Hunter, Dalchirla for a TexX Btex shearling purchased by Glenalmond Estate at £1700.
Texel section sold to £1400 from Nevis Texels and was purchased by M/s Paterson, Golland Farm.
Blueface Leicester section was topped at £1100 twice consigned by M/s Knox, North Balloch and M/s Struthers, Greenfield.
The Beltex section was topped by M/s Stewart, Kinninmonth at £1300 and was purchased by Ballechin Farms.
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Monday 6th October 2014
United Auctions had a catalogue entry of 8773 at their annual sale of Blackface breeding sheep. A centre record was set with a pen of 24 BF reg draft ewes consigned by E McMillan, Lurg and realised £700 to M/s Barclay, Harestone. Top in the gimmer section was a pen of 10 consigned by M/s Wood & Hunter, Dalchirla purchased at £620 by M/s Barclay, Harestone.
Overall BF ewes £73.65 (+£5.24 on the year)
Acc BF ewes £74.62 (+£4.39 on the year)
Non ACC BF ewes £72.46 (+£7.04 on the year)
Acc BF Gimmers £156.23 (+£44.00 on the year)
Non Acc BF Gimmers £132.88 (+£52.72 on the year)
NC Chev Ewes £82.38 (+£33.05 on the year)
NC Chev Gimmers £121.00 (-£6.02 on the year)
Acc BF Draft Ewes; West Bracklinn £120, Cromlix £110, Cromlix £102, Glenfernate £102.
Non ACC BF Draft Ewes; Outerwards £160, Lurgan £118, North Amulree £100
Acc BF Gimmers; Dalchirla £620, £540, Remony, Glenfernate, Littleport, East Bracklinn £150, Rhodders £140.
Non Acc BF Gimmers; Lurg £340; Connachan £300; Outerwards £170.
Cheviot Draft Ewes; East Green £120, £110; Dullator £79, £77; Culcreugh £77
Cheviot Gimmers; Sunnybraes £154, £150 Westhall £147, £134; Toxside £130
BF Stock ewes 1 crop; Jerah £112, £108; Glentrummie £98; Sligrachan £80
BF Stock ewes 2 crop; Jerah £103, £102, Glentrummie £90
BF Stock ewes 3 crop; Jerah £93, Glentrummie £84
BF Stock ewes 4 crop: Jerah £84, Sligrachan £70.
Saturday 4th October 2014
Sale of Blackface rams and ram lambs
Top price ram lamb was £11000 from Dalchirla selling to Troloss and Connachan.
Perth BF Ram Society Sale
152 shearlings averaged £742
49 lambs averaged £504
Stirling BF Ram Lambs
167 ram lambs averaged £815
563 Shearlings averaged £729
United Auctions (Monday 29th September 2014) sold 927 suckled calves at their Perth show and sale and also had forward 7085 Scotch Mule & ContX breeding sheep at their 2nd ewe lamb stock sheep sale.
Bullocks (523) averaged 244.3p (-27.5p on the year) to 275.8p per kg for a 475kg LimX from Newton of Logierait and £1400 for a 622 kg SimX from Prieston.
Heifers (404) averaged 230.6p to (-6.8p on the year) to 524.2p per kg for a 496kg LimX from Coilavoulin and £2600 for a 496kg LimX from Coilavoulin.
Leading prices per head and per kg:
Bullocks: 301-350kgs Lodgehill £850, Bridgehouse 251.5p; – 351-400kgs – Newton of Logierait £1040, 265.3p; 401-450kgs – Newton of Logierait £1200, Monzie Farm 267.7p; 451-500kgs – Newton of Logierait £1310, 275.8p; 501-550kgs – Monzie Farms £1370, 253.7p; 551-600kgs – Coilavoulin £1320, Monzie Farms 221.8p; 601-650kgs Prieston £1400, 225.1p
Heifers: 301-350kgs – Bridgehouse £800, 241pp; 351-400kgs –Headshaw £1010, Bridgehouse 275.3p; 401-450kgs – Ballechin £1230, Coilavoulin 283.7p; 451-500kgs – Coilavoulin £2600, 542.2p 501-550kgs – Ballechin Farms £1380, 273.3p; 551-600kgs Prieston £1310, 219.1p
Prize list judged by Eric Buchan, Glenisla.
Pen of 4 stots
1 Ballechin Farms £1300, 496kgs
2 Monzie Farms £1190, 488kgs
Pen of 4 heifers
1 Ballechin Farm £1230, 451kgs
2 J Robertson, Newton of Logierait £1190, 430kgs
Pen of Lim calves
1 Ballechin Farms £1300, 496kgs
Single stot calf
1 Monzie Farms £1280, 478kgs
2 Monzie Farms £1330, 538kgs
Single heifer calf
1 W Stevenson, Coilavoulin £2600, 496kgs
2 Monzie Farms £1180, 432kgs
Champion Charolais calf – A Doig, East Buchanty £1260, 508kgs
Champion – Monzie Farms £1280, 473kgs
Reserve - W Stevenson, Coilavoulin £2600, 496kgs
Breeding sheep (7085) UA had forward 7085 Scotch Mule & ContX breeding sheep at their 2nd ewe lamb stock sheep sale.
Scotch Mule ewe lambs £82.16 (+£8.18 on yr)
Scotch Mule gimmers £139.56 (+£22.09 on yr)
Tex X Gimmers £119.50 (+7.60 on yr)
Scotch Mule Ewe Lambs: North Denhead £130, £108; Drumnessie £98; Dyke £95; Kingledores & Burnhead £94.
TexX Ewe Lambs: Kerry Cottage £101
Scotch Mule Gimmers: Muirston & Drumtee £152, Inchie & Dounepark & Mains of Auchleuchries £150; Middlehill & Knocknaib £148,
TexX Gimmers: Drumtee £135; Cairnhill £130; Gillmeadowland £124
SuffX Gimmers: Balbedie £139
LleynX Gimmers: TorrieHouse £108
Scotch Mule Ewes 1 crop: Mains of Auchleuchries £132; Wester Bleaton £130; High Branchal £128
Scotch Mule Ewes 2 crop: Wester Bleaton & Mains of Auchleuchries £122
Scotch Mule Ewes 3-4 crop: West Lundie £107; Wester Bleaton £102; Mains of Auchleuchries £100
Scotch Mule Ewes Correct Below: West Lundie £92; Cretlevane & Lochend £90
LleynX Ewes: Barrahormid £82.81
Bealah: Barrahormid £77.72
ChevX Ewes 1 crop: High Branchal £122
ChevX Ewes 4 crop: Beannie £78; Blackbank £76
Saturday 27th September 2014
United Auctions had an entry of 47 lots at their special September sale of pedigree Aberdeen Angus cattle.
Top price was 3000gns for a 6 year old cow from Messrs A C Grant & Sons, Varis herd. The cow, Varis Proud Petra was a daughter of Curzon Entertainer and was sold with a male calf to Mr G Colville who is establishing a new herd in Newtonards, Northern Ireland.
The Duns-based Cheeklaw herd belonging to David Lucas sold a heifer by Easton Greys Joseph Eric with its heifer calf at foot for 2500gns to Hugh Montgomery, Assloss.
The Eastfield herd belonging to Messers Brewis sold Eastfield Fawnia L283 a three year old cow by Rawburn Rochester for 2500gns to Mr G Colville, Newtonards.
Maiden heifers sold to 1800gns for Cherrybank Edwina for G & A McFadzean born in March 2013. She was purchased by J Howatson, Strutherhead Farm.
Saturday 27th September 2014
United Auctions, Stirling held their September Sale of 312 Breeding Cattle
Bulling heifers Forestmill (SimX) £1440; Falside (LimX) £1180; Greenside (SHX) £980; Carse (ContX) £1080
Heifers and bull calves Pitcairn (BP) £3300, £3000; West Thomaston (BBX) £3200; Chesthall (AA) £2700; The Ross (Irish LimX) £3000; West Thomaston (ContX) £2900
Heifers and heifer calves West Thomaston (BG) £3200; The Ross (Irish Lim) £2900 twice; Nocknary (ContX) £2850; Corscaplie (LimX) £2400; West Thomaston (BBX) £2850
Cows and bull calves West Thomaston (Lim) £2500; Airthrey Kerse (LimX) £1550 twice.
Cows with heifer calves West Thomaston (LimX) £3050; 14 West Gernish (Lim) £1750; 14 West Gernish (BP) £17
Prize list Judge W Peters, Monzie Farm
Class 1 ContX heifer and calf
1 J McAlister, West Thomaston £3200
2 M/s Mackie, The Ross £3500
Class 2 Any other breed heifer and calf
1 G Mackie, The Ross £2800
2 G Mackie, The Ross £2200
Pair of heifers and calves
1 G Mackie, The Ross £2400, £2200
2 G Mackie, The Ross £2900, £2200
Irish Champion J McAlister, West Thomaston £3200
Class 4 home bred heifer and calf
1 C Malone, Pitcairn £3000
2 C Malone, Pitcairn £3200
Class 5 pair of home bred heifers and calves
1 G Mackie, The Ross £3000, £2800
2 J McAlister, West Thomaston £2900, £2850
Friday 19th September 2014
Beltex Prize List
Zwartbles Prize List
Full Sale report and averages