United Auctions (Thursday 19th January 2017) sold 4321 prime sheep including 3204 lambs selling to an average of 163.8ppk and 1117 ewes and rams.
Lambs (3204) – Coilavoulin (Tex) £105; Doune Farms (Bex) £98.50; Easter Buchlyvie (Suff) £78; Westwood (Cha) £76; Roughlands (Lley) £75; Coulshill (Chev) £75; Old Faskally (X) 74; Little Camoquholm (Berr) £74; Easter Buchlyvie (Mule) £73; Coulshill (BF) £72.50
Lambs (3204) – Doune Farms (BTex) 249p; Easter Mye (Tex) 224p; Kinneil Mill (Chev) 187p; East Bracklinn (Cross) 180p; Snawdon (Suff) 179p; Little Camoquhill (Berr) 173p; East Saucher (Mule) 172p; Old Faskally (Cha) 169p; Coulshill (BF) 165p
Ewes (1117) – Elmscleugh (Tex) £110; Neuk (Suff) £88; Balmonth (Chev) £83; Philiphaugh Estates (BFL) £82; Marvingston (HB) £78; North Field (BTex) £76; Philiphaugh (Chev/Mule) £71; Elmscleugh (BF) £64; Easter Garden (Mule) £60.
Tups- Philiphaugh (Tex) £88; Lossit (BFL) £71; Elmscleugh (BF) £64
United Auctions (Wednesday 18th January 2017) sold 1055 store cattle, 200 cast cows and forward cattle and 1518 store and breeding sheep.
Bullocks (626) - averaged 223.43p to 283.50p per kg for a 224kg CHX from Ashfield and £1330 for 632kg CHX from Holehouse.
B & W Bullocks (134) – averaged 134.81p to 165.80p per kg for a 392kg BFX from Girthill and £1010 for a 468kg BFX from Lochlands.
Heifers (295) – averaged 219.06p to 280.30p per kg for a 289kg LimX from Gateside and £1180 for a 531kg CHX from Ladybank.
Cast Cows (172)– averaged 130.16p to 196.40ppk for a SimX from Innerwick and £1430 for a SimX from Innerwick.
Cast Cows (Dairy) (20)- averaged 95.28p to 108.90p for a BFX from North Bankhead and £895 for a HFX from Kaimhill.
Forward Cattle (8) – averaged 168.47p to 222.40p for a LimX from Carslae and £1290 for a LimX from Ballikinrain.
Bullocks: Up to 250kgs – Ashfield £635, 283.5p; 252-301kgs- Berrylaw £820, 280.3p; 302-351kgs– Auchlin £910, 278.3p; 352-401kgs- Carslae £980, 248.1p; 402-451kgs- Formal £1070, 252.4p; 452-501kgs- Blairmore £1160, 240.2p; 502-551kgs- Cuttlehill £1200, 233.5p; 552-601kgs- Crookedstonemuir £1245, 212.5p; 602-651kgs- Holehouse £1330, 210.4p; 700kgs+ - Holmbyre £1380, 193p.
Heifers: Up to 250kgs – Ashfield £525, 243.1p 251-300kgs- Berrylaw £810, 280.3p 301-350kgs- Letham £835, 255.7p; 351-400kgs- Auchenbothie £920, 240.5p; 401-450kgs- Formal £1050, 234.4p; 451-500kgs- Ladybank £1085, Formal 224.9p; 501-550kgs- Ladybank £1180, 222.2p; 551-600kgs- Ladybank £1170, Parkhouse 201.8p; 601-650kgs- Eastside £1190, 185.9p.
United Auctions Stirling also sold 1518 store and breeding sheep.
Store lambs: Drumaghinier (Suff) £67.50; Springfield (Tex) £74; Kippen Home Farm (Char) £63; Strachurmore (BF) £55
Breeding sheep: Regular aged TexelX ewes – East Mains £110
1 crop Mule ewes – East Mains £124
Correct Mule ewes – East Mains £105
Correct Below Mule ewes – East Mains £88