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Livestock Sales Reports - Tiree

 Wednesday 11th May 2016

United Auctions held their second spring sale of all classes of cattle and sheep at Tiree Auction Mart.  An increased entry on the year sold at levels similar to the corresponding sale last year.  A good show of grazing cattle was on offer and sold readily.  Bullocks sold to average £767.17 per head or 222.78ppk (£785.32 or 226.23ppk last year). Heifers sold to average £631.32 or 200.07ppk (£665.14 or 206.65ppk last year).  Bullocks from Heylipol Farm sold to £1060 per head and Ardeas led this section per kilo at 263p.  Heifers sold to £880 from Heylipol Farm whilst Grishapol, Coll led this section at 240p. All classes of sheep sold at values comparing favourably to current mainland rates.

PRINCIPAL LOTS & PRICES

TOP PRICES PER HEAD

BULLOCKS

AAx: £1060, £900 & £870 – Heylipol Farm.

CHARx: £1010(2) – Heylipol Farm : £940 – Salum : £930(2) – Heylipol Farm.

LIMx: £1030 – Salum : £1000 & £960 – Heylipol Farm.

SALx: £850 – 3 Balevullin.

SIMx: £940, £920(2), £860 & £840(2) – Sandaig.

BSH: £500 – Grishipol, Coll

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HEIFERS

BSH: £700 – Grishipol

CHARx: £850 – Heylipol.

LIMx: £880, £850, £820(2) & £810 – Heylipol Farm.

SIMx: £810 & £720 – Sandaig.

TOP PRICES PER KILO

BULLOCKS

AAx: 228p – Heylipol Farm.

BSHx: 224p(3) – Grishipol, Coll

CHARx: 247p – Heylipol Farm : 244p – 8 Cornaigbeg : 236p(2) & 228p – Salum : 227p – Heylipol Farm.

LIMx: 233p & 226p – Heylipol Farm : 224p – Salum : 221p – Sandaig.

SALx: 263p – Ardeas.

SIMx: 245p(5), 242p, 239p(2), 236p(2) & 233p(2) – Sandaig : 231p(2) & 225p – Lochphuil.

HEIFERS

BSHx: 240p, 236p(3) – Grishipol.

CHARx: 239p – Salum.

LIMx: 230p(2) – Heylipol Farm.

OTM CATTLE

AAx: £900 – Heylipol Farm.

BSHx: £820 – 3 Middleton.

LIMx: £950 – Heylipol Farm

SIMx: £940 – Heylipol Farm  

HOGGS

SUFFx: £67.00 – Druimfhraoich.

TEXx: £63.00 – Heylipol Farm.

EWES

SUFFx: £50.00 – 3 Middleton.

BELTx: £74.00 & £62.00 – Heylipol Farm

TEXx: £80.00 – Ruaig : £79.00 – Heylipol Farm : £71.00 – Croish : £70.00 – Ruaig.

CHEVx:  £67.00 – 4 Heanish.

CROSS: £63.00 – 4 Heanish.

MULE: £75.00 – Mannal & Heylipol Farm : £66.00 – Ardeas : £61.00 – Lochside.

BF: £44.00 – Mannal.

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