United Auctions (Wednesday 3 June 2020) sold 713 prime sheep.
New season lambs (261) averaged 216.2p per kg to 235p per kg for 44,7kg TexX from Meikle Begshill, Drumblade, and to £112 gross for 55kg HampX from Burnside, Marypark.
Old season lambs (134) averaged 154.18p per kg to 194p per kg for 43kg CharX from Craigieview, Aberchirder and to £98 gross for 62kg Tex from Logie Durno, Pitcaple.
A well-bred show of spring lambs was presented with plenty 43-48kg forward meeting a keen demand. Hoggs were a very end of season show as the season draws to a close. Ewes still met a bit of resistance towards over fat types however leaner ewes sold to vendors advantage.
NSL – Suf - £110 Morayscairn, 233p Lynegar; SufX - £107 Morayscairn, 223p Kinnermit; Tex - £105, 235p Meikle Begshill; TexX - £107 Morayscairn, 235p Moss-side; Cont - £100 Lynegar, 222p South Byebush; Chev - £105 Cairnborrow, 219p Morayscairn; Bel - £103, 222p South Bye Bush; Zwar - £102 Markethill, 219p Burnside; Char - £105 Ternemny, 216p Woodside of Tulloch;
OSL - Suf- £82, 186p Howlands; SufX - £81 Logie Durno, 147p Morayscairn; Tex – Logie Durno, 194 Craigieview; TexX - £93 Kirkland, 193p Ernam; Cont - £91 Logie Durno, 185p Tullochallum; Chev - £77 Tullochallum, 148p The Arr; Mule - £76, 161p North Crannoch; BF - £69, 177p Roromore; Bel - £83.50, 144p Cairgieview; Char - £79, 150p Ernam;
EWES (318) – Suf – £102 Kinnermit; SufX - £98 Sibmister; Tex - £115 Tullochallum; TexX - £112 Drumburn; Cont - £112 Drumburn; Chev - £69 Porterstown; Mule - £71 Kinnermit; GF - £70 Tillykeira; BF - £52 Glenavon; Cross - £74 Nether Old What; CHM - £89 Clerkseat; HB - £78 Morayscairn; Bel - £112 Drumburn; Char - £99 Sibmister; Zwar – £68 Miskelly.
United Auctions (Thursday 28 May 2020) sold 270 store and OTM cattle.
A well-bred show of cattle was presented forward before a packed ringside of buyers. All cattle sold at increased rates and more could have been sold to vendors advantage.
HFRS (128) sold to an average 228.1p per kg selling to a top of 264.2p per kg for a pen of five 282kg LimX’s Upper Tillathrowie, Gartly Top gross being £1115 for two 500kg LimX’s from Bainshole, Huntly.
BLKS (100) sold to average 233.7p per kg selling to a top of 268p per kg for a 250kg LimX from Rippachie, Strathdon. Top gross being £1110 for three ShorthornsX’s from Weetyfoot , Grange.
OTMS (41) sold to average 141.8p per kg selling to a top of 159.3p per kg for an 885kg SimX from Corskie, Garmouth. Top gross being £1410 again for a Sim from Corskie, Garmouth
HFRS – 251-300kg - £745, 264.2p Upper Tillathrowie, Gartly; 3001-350kg - £830, 255.4p Bainshole, Huntly; 351-400kg - £930 Birselawsie, Midmar 246.6p Parrock, Rothiemay; 401-450kg - £995 Upper Tillathrowie, 232.1p Lynemore, Srathdon; 451-500kg - £1115 Bainshole, Huntly 241.8p Birselawsie, Midmar;
BLKS – Up to 250kg - £670, 268p Rippachie, Strathdon; 301-350kg - £870 Mid Third, Drummuir, 259.9p Birselawsie, Midmar; 351-400kg - £980, 251.3p Parrock, Rothiemay; 401-450kg - £1020 Bainshole, Huntly, 243.9p Birselawsie, Midmar; 451-500kg - £1085, 225p Insches, Inverness; 501-550kg - £1110, 219.1p Weetyfoot, Grange
OTMS (41) – Sim - £1410, 159.3p Corskie, Garmouth; SimX - £1400 Corskie, Garmouth, 153.4p Kincraigie, Lumphanan; AA- £1250, 151.5p Greenhill, Tullynessle; Lim - £1110, 148.1p Greenhill, Tullynessle; BS - £1100 Kincraigie, Lumphanan, 144.4p Mid Third, Drummuir; AAX - £1090 Kincraigie, 145.8p Eastfield, Ballater; HE - £920, 120.3p East Port, Grantown on Spey; BRB - £820, 156.2p Corse Croft, Kininmonth
United Auctions (Thursday 21 May 2020) sold 406 ewes and hoggs with lambs at foot.
Sale was topped at £86 per life for Mule ewe hoggs with single Beltex lambs at foot consigned by Messrs Smith, Floors Grange.
Tex with Tex lambs: £74 Rivestone, £70 X 2
Mule ewe hogg Beltex lambs £85.50 Floors
Mule ewe Suff lambs£69 Leitchestown, £65 East Cruichie
Chev/Mule ewe Tex lambs £74 Rivestone
Chev Mule Suff lambs £70 Leitchestown
Cont ewe Cont lambs £64, £62 Teindland Mains
BF ewe TexX lambs £41 Teindland Mains