United Auctions (Thursday 24th July 2014) sold 6097 Prime Sheep including 3860 lambs and 2237 ewes and rams.
Lambs (3860) – Pitkevy (Suff) £90; Mid Rottearns (SuffX) £86; Shields (Tex) £102; Kinneil Mill (TexX) £93; Sauchrie Mains (Mule) £70; Wester Bowhouse (BF) £65; Doune Farms (BtexX) £95; West Lundie (Btex) £76; Craigens (Char) £79.50.
Lambs (3860) –Keppoch (Suff) 177p; Outerston (Tex) 198p; Doune Farms (BTex) 183p; Craigens (Char) 172p; Roromore (BF) 161p; Little Drumquharn (Mule) 161p.
Ewes (2237) – Kilwhinnet (Tex) £100.00; Harehead (Suff) £87.50; Sauchrie Mains (BF) £85.00; Sauchrie Mains (BFL) £80.00; Ballingall (X) £79.50; Hillhead (Mule) £69.50; Townhead (Cont) £59.50; Lossit (Chev/Mule) £54.50; Brims Mains (Zwa) £53.50; West Park (Chev) £49.50.
Rams –Ballingall (Tex) £85.00; Brunton (BFL) £76.50; Brunton (Suff) £67.50; Doune Farms (BF) £64.50.
United Auctions (Wednesday 23rd July 2014) sold 614 store cattle and 157 cast cows and forward cattle.
Bullocks (211) - averaged 220.73p (-6.46p) to 271.60p per kg for a 243kg CHX from Drumoider and £1430 for a 698kg LimX from Deerpark Farms.
B & W Bullocks (151) – averaged 149.31p (+2.67p) to 155.30p per kg for a 557kg HFX from Gatehead and £910 for a 647kg HOX from Glencraigs.
Heifers (252) – averaged 207.82p (-0.98p) to 250.00p per kg for a 304kg BBX from Upper Samieston and £1080 for a 530kg CHX from Merkins.
Forward Cattle (21) - averaged 157.12p to 203.50p per kg for a AAX from Balsaggart and £1290 for a SHX from Drumoider.
Cast Cows (136) – averaged 120.27p to 168.70p per kg for a LimX from Drumoider and £1470 for a CHX from Graystale.
Bullocks; Up to 250kgs- Drumoider £660, 271.60p 251-300kgs- Greenyards £730, 250.90p 301-350kgs- Upper Samieston £850, Mid Craigton 248.50p 351-400kgs- Auchenflower £970, 250.00p 401-450kgs- Auchenflower £990, East Saucher £231.90p 451-500kgs- Grassfield £1080, Coalhill 222.90p 501-550kgs- Gardrum £1140, 212.70p 551-600kgs- Mid Craigton £1270, 212.40p 601-650kgs-Mid Craigton £1340, 208.70p 651-700kgs- Deerpark Farms £1430, 204.90p.
Heifers; 251-300kgs- Grassfield £680, Drumoider 250.00p 301-350kg- Polquhairn £790, Wee Carlton 228.60p 351-400kgs- Upper Samieston £910, 250.00p 401-450kgs- Gardrum £910, Wee Carlton 212.70p 451-500kgs- Balsaggart £1060, 218.10p 501-550kgs- Merkins £1080, Balsaggart 208.90p.
OTM Cows – Graystale (CH) £1470, 142.40p; Hallcroft (Lim) £1150, Drumoider 168.70p; Woodhall (Sim) £1090, Craiglaw 142.30p; Meikle Camoquill (MO) £1010, 129.20p; Woodlands (BSH) £965, 137.10p.
OTM Bulls- Knocknagael £1450, 138.40p; Woodlands £1400, Netherton 126.20p; Knocknagael £1290, 121.00p; Drumhead £1210. 120.80p; Gateside £1150, 111.20p.