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Livestock Sales Reports - Tiree

Saturday 14th February 2015

United Auctions held their annual early spring sale of all classes of cattle at Tiree Auction Mart when 330 head were on offer.  A good show of cattle in varying ages was presented to a strong force of mainland buyers and a buoyant trade throughout the day’s proceedings was experienced.  Bullocks sold to average £972.84 per head and 255.41 pence per kilo against £897.40 and 239pence last year whilst Heifers levelled out at £760.52 per head or 234.59 pence per kilo against £775.70 and 221.3 pence last year.  Bullocks sold to a top of £1305 for pair of 496 kilo Charolais Crosses from Heylipol Farm whilst the same home led the Heifer prices with a pen of 4 Charolais Crosses weighing 376 kilo’s at £1205.  The top price Bullocks per kilo came from Heylipol Farm at 315 pence for a pen of 3 Charolais whilst again the same home led the prices per kilo for a pen 4 Heifers at 312 pence.  A feature of the sale was Heylipol’s annual consignment of 88 Predominately Charolais Cross Bullocks & Heifers, also some Limousin & Angus Crosses which averaged 416 kilo’s at £1143.00 against 426 kilo’s and £1083 for 86 last year.

TOP PRICES PER HEAD

BULLOCKS
AAx: £1055(4) & £945(2) – Heylipol Farm : £945(2) & £885 – Hillcrest

BSHx: £825 – Middleton Farm

BELT GAL: £785 – 8 Kilkenneth

BRBx:£970(2), £920 & £910(2) – Ruaig

CHARx: £1305(2), £1275(14), £1245(4), £1235(6), £1225(6), £1185, £1175, £1165(4) & £1085(3) – Heylipol Farm : £1040 & £1010 – 1 Hough House

HERx: £1135(2), £1095(3) & £1035 – Clachan

LIMx: £1265(2) & £1215(3) – Heylipol Farm : £1200 – Ruaig : £1135 – 3 Kenovay : £1105(3), £1095 & £1035(4) – Heylipol Farm : £1030 – Ruaig : £985 – Hillcrest & 3 Kenovay : £970(5) – Ruaig : £955 & £945 – 3 Kenovay : £930 – 1 Hough House : £925(2) – 3 Kenovay : £910 – Ruaig : £905 – Heylipol Farm : £900 – Parkhouse

LUING: £900 – 1 Hough House

SALx: £1105 – 6 Crossapol : £990 – 13 Moss : £965(2) & £895 – Drumaglea

SIMx: £1070 & £930(2) – Lochphuil : £900 – 1 Hough House

HEIFERS
AAx: £815 – Hillcrest

BRBx: £900 – Ruaig

CHARx: £1205(4), £1055(9), £1045(5), £1015(7) & £845(2) – Heylipol Farm

LIMx: £905(2) – Druimasaidh : £880 – Ruaig

SALx: £1105, £1065 & £905 – Drumaglea

SIMx: £870 & £860 – Lochphuil

INCALF COWS £915 – Heylipol Farm £885 – Drumaglea

FARROW COWS £995 – Benview : £985, £975 & £965 – Drumaglea : £955 & £915 – Croish

TOP PRICES PER KILO

BULLOCKS
AAx: 257p – Hillcrest(2) & Heylipol Farm(4) : 251p(2) – Heylipol Farm

BRBx: 306p – 15 Crossapol : 294p, 287p, 277p & 276p(2) – Ruaig

BSHx: 236p(6) – Middleton Farm

CHARx: 315p(3), 299p(6), 297p(4), 290p(7), 285p, 284p, 283p(5), 275p(4), 267p(3), 266p(4), 263p(2) – Heylipol Farm

HERx: 214p(3) – Clachan

LIMx: 294p – 6 Barrapol & Ruaig : 287p – Hillcrest & Ruaig : 281p(4) – Heylipol Farm : 280p – 1 Kilkenneth : 279p(4), 276p & 275p – Ruaig : 274p – Heylipol Farm : 267p(2) – Vaul : 263p – Parkhouse : 260p – Hillcrest : 256p(5) – Heylipol Farm : 256p – 6 Balevullin : 255p – 6 Barrapol : 254p – Mainroad : 253p – 5 Balevullin(2) & Heylipol Farm : 252p(3) – Heylipol Farm : 251p – 3 Kenovay : 249p & 247p – Ruaig : 243p – 6 Balevullin : 242p – Ruaig

LUING: 237p – 1 Hough House

SALx: 261p – Ruaig : 255p, 244p & 240p(2) – 6 Crossapol

SIMx: 272p – Mainroad : 266p(2), 264p(3) & 257p – Lochphuil 

HEIFERS
AAx: 232p(5) – Hillcrest

BRBx: 252p – 15 Crossapol : 244p & 243p – Ruaig

CHARx: 312p(3), 275p(9), 273p(4), 266p(7) & 257p(2) – Heylipol Farm

LIMx: 266p – Ruaig : 257p(2) – Hillcrest : 252p – Vaul : 252p(3) – Hillcrest : 247p – Mainroad : 246p – Ruaig : 245p – Mainroad : 244p – Ruaig

SALx: 268p(5) – Drumaglea : 244p – Ruaig

SIMx: 249p, 246p, 244p(3) & 243p(2) – Lochphuil

COWS 160p, 158p & 150p – Drumaglea : 138p – Benview : 129p & 127p – Drumaglea : 125p & 124p – Croish : 124p – Drumaglea

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