United Auctions (Thursday 6 May 2021) sold 5427 prime sheep comprising 184 spring lambs average 333.12ppk and 4271 prime hoggs average 297.67ppk also 972 ewes and rams.
New Season Lambs (184) – Easter Ochtermuthill (Tex) £168.00 & £167.00; Hill of Errol (Tex) £167.00 x2; Catcune (Tex) £164.00; Penston & Merryhill (Suf) £166.00; Penston (Suf) £162.00 x2; Little Balqihomrie (Suf) £160.00; Penston (Con) £157.50, £157.00 & £155.00; Whitehouse (Zwa) £149.00; Powblack (Hamp) £129.00.
New Season Lambs (184) – Hill of Errol (Tex) 388.00ppk, 380.00ppk & 369.00ppk; Penston (Suf) 348.00ppk x2 & 346.00ppk; Penston (Con) 341.00ppk; Bangour (Con) 341.00ppk; Penston (Con) 335.00ppk; Whitehouse (Zwa) 317.00ppk; Powblack (Hamp) 315.00ppk.
Old Season Lambs (4271) – Cuiltburn (BTex) £166.00 x2, £163.00 & £160.00; Abbeymill (BTex) £150.00; Groan (Tex) £167.00; Allanfauld (Tex) £162.00; Mollandhu (Tex) £161.00; Peattieshill (Tex) £160.00; Neather Strathkinnes (Suf) £159.00; Cairn (Suf) £158.00; Wardhead (Suf) £153.50; Nether Strathkinnes (Chev) £156.00; South Bogbain (Chev) £150.00; Balleny (Chev) £147.00; Croftgary (BF) £147.00 & £145.00; Muirside of Kinneddar (BF) £144.50; Wharlawhill (Mule) £146.50; Busses (Mule) £144.50; Yorkston (Mule) £140.50; Auchenrivoch (Mule) £138.00.
Old Season Lambs (4271) – Cuiltburn (Btex) 365.00ppk & 343.00ppk; St Mungo’s (BTex) 336.00ppk; Cuiltburn (BTex) 331.00ppk; Groan (Tex) 341.00ppk; Monzie (Tex) 339.00ppk; Over Kellie (Tex) 334.00ppk; Nether Strathkinnes (Tex) 325.00ppk; West Thomaston (Chev) 324.00ppk x3; Balleny (Chev) 323.00ppk; Peattieshill (Suf) 314.00ppk; Muirside of Kinneddar (Suf) 309.00ppk; Wardhead (Suf) 301.00ppk; Moulin & South Holm (BF) 315.00ppk; West Thomaston (BF) 314.00ppk; Fairview Hill (Mule) 295.00ppk; Henderston (Mule) 269.00ppk; Dalmahoy (Mule) 260.00ppk.
Ewes (972) – Hill of Errol (Tex) £201.00; Laverock (Tex) £193.00; Dalchirla & Weston (Tex) £190.00; Broomknowes (Tex) £182.00 & £170.00; Over Finlarg (Con) £164.00; Weston (Con) £162.00; Nether Falla (Con) £160.00; Coilavoulin (BTex) £169.00; Lochend (BTex) £160.00 & £140.00; Cuiltburn (BtexX) £139.00; Luckenburn (BTexX) £131.00; Broomknowes (Suf) £158.00; Coilavoulin (Suf) £147.00 x2; Milnbank (SufX) £140.00; Coilavoulin (SufX) £136.00; Allanfauld (BFL) £148.00; Formal (BFL) £137.00; North Balloch (BFL) £126.00 & £124.00; Hill of Errol (Blue Tex) £145.00; Whitehouse (Zwa) £132.00; Balmyre (Chev) £127.00; Craighall (Chev) £119.00; Moulin (Chev) £116.00; Saddlebank (Chev/Mule) £125.00; Merryhill (Chev/Mule) £122.00; Lochend & Townhead (Mule) £120.00; Huntlingfauld (Mule) £114.00; Parks of Aldie (Mule) £109.50; Milnbank (Cha) £110.00; Hill of Errol (BF) £100.00; Dalchirla (BF) £99.00; Drumaghinier (BF) £95.00; Over Finlarg (BF) £92.00; Auchenrivoch (BF) £91.00.
Tups – Muirside of Kinneddar (Tex) £160.00; Easter Harpprew (Tex) £159.00; Faulds (Tex) £155.00; Nether Falla (Tex) £150.00; Merryhill (Suf) £150.00; North Balloch (BFL) £133.00; Dalvey (BFL) £129.00; Dalchirla (BF) £121.00; Inner Gellie (Chev) £116.00; Tomaig (BTex) £114.00; Nether Falla (Hamp) £110.00.
United Auctions (Wednesday 5 May 2021) sold 1526 store cattle, 130 out of spec cattle, cast cows and bulls also 502 store and breeding sheep.
Bullocks (807)– averaged 259.33p to 341.80p per kg for a 237kg AAX from Mains of Tig, and to £1460 for a 571kg AAX from Wester Mye.
Dairy Bullocks (10)– averaged 193.64p to 208.60p per kg for a 604kg BFX from Wester Mye, and to £1260 for a 604kg BFX from Wester Mye.
Heifers (678)– averaged 243.37p to 473.40p per kg for a 338kg LimX from Glenstockadale, and to £1720 for a 384kg LimX from Glenstockadale.
Young Bulls (31)- averaged 243.35p to 284.10p per kg for a AAX from Mains of Tig, and to £1060 for a CHX from Glenkiln.
Beef Cows and Bulls (100) – averaged 158.35p to 207.40p per kg for a LimX from Gateside, and to £1770 for a BRBX from Netherton.
Dairy Cows (23)- averaged 126.00p to 138.17p per kg for a MOX from Meikle Camoquhill, and to £1170 x2 for a HOX from Norriston & Meikle Camoquhill.
Out of Spec Cattle (7)- averaged 191.22p to 233.00p per kg for a LimX from Gateside, and to £1490 for a AAX from Mountquhanie.
Bullocks: Up to 250kgs- Mains of Tig £810, 341.80p; 251-300kgs- Mid Shawton £875, Mains of Tig 313.00p; 301-350kgs- Wester Kinloch £1085, 311.80; 351-400kgs- Wester Kinloch £1100, Gateslack 297.60p; 401-450kgs- Netherton £1280, 313.70p; 451-500kgs- Wester Middleton £1440, 313.00p; 501-551kgs- Wester Middleton £1445, 276.30p; 552-601kgs- Wester Mye £1460, 255.70p; 602-651kgs- Dunragit £1280, Wester Mye 208.60p.
Heifers: Up to 250kgs- Mains of Tig £700, 311.30p; 251-300kgs- Mains of Throsk £840, 301.10p; 301-350kgs- Glenstockadale £1600, 473.40p; 351-400kgs- Glenstockadale £1720, 447.90p; 401-450kgs- Mains of Throsk £1240, 296.70p; 451-500kgs- Wester Middleton £1285, 280.70p; 501-551kgs- Townfoot £1315, 254.90p; 552-601kgs- Mains of Throsk £1410, 244.80p; 602-651kgs- Priestfield £1325, 209.70p; 652-701kgs- Crodh Dubh £1375, 207.10p.
Young Bulls: 251-300kgs- Mains of Tig £770, 284.10p; 301-350kgs- Gateside £865, 267.00p; 351-400kgs- Bettyknowes £750, 206.60p; 401-450kgs- Overton £1040, 245.30p; 451-500kgs- Bettyknowes £1060, Langstilly 214.00p.
£ per head- Netherton (BRB) £1770, Fernie Mill (AA) £1750, Chapel (BA) £1690, Boghall (Sim) £1650, Balthayock (CH) £1590, The Glebe (Lim) £1430, Netherton (Sal) £1350, Boghall (Cont) £1210, Norrieston (HO) £1170, Meikle Camoquhill (MO) £1170.
PPK- Gateside (Lim) 207.40p, Netherton (BRB) 198.00p, Chapel (BA) 185.70p, Fernie Mill (AA) 182.70p, Scart (CH) 182.00p, Fernie Mill (Sim) 181.50p, Netherton (Sal) 172.20p, Cabbage Hall (BS) 162.50p, Parkhead (HE) 159.50p, Meikle Camoquhill (MO) 155.20p, Meikle Camoquhill (HF) 155.10p.
£ per head– Easter Frew (Lim) £1730, Sornfallow (BS) £1650, Goodockhill (AA) £1550.
PPK- Druidsdale (BS) 144.50p, Sornfallow (BS) 144.50p, Lindertis (AA) 142.20p.
Out of Spec Cattle:
£ per head- Mountquhanie (AA) £1490, Milton (Sim) £1410, Gateside (Lim) £1030.
PPK- Gateside (Lim) 233.00p, Mountquhanie (AA) 222.40p, Milton (Sim) 202.60p.
Braes of Grandtully (TexX gimmers with single TexX lambs at foot) £77.00 per life
Braes of Grandtully (SufX ewes with single TexX lambs at foot) £78.00 per life
Dalowie (BDM ewes with single TexX lambs at foot) £78.00 per life
Carroch (TexX ewes with single BtexX lambs at foot) £88.00 per life
Carroch (TexX ewes with twin BtexX lambs at foot) £80.00 per life
Wester Coldrain (Chev/Mule ewes with single TexX lambs at foot) £82.00 per life
Milkieston (Mule ewes with twin TexX lambs at foot) £76.00 & £74.00 per life
Craighead (Mule ewes with twin TexX lambs at foot) £74.00 per life
Findatie (Chev ewes with Twin Chev lambs at foot) £80.00 per life
South Ailey (Cross ewes with single TexX lambs at foot) £76.00 per life
South Ailey (Cross ewes with twin TexX lambs at foot) £75.00 per life
United Auctions (Monday 3 May 2021) sold 238 breeding cattle.
Bulling Heifers: Innerwick (pure Sim) £2300, £2250 x2 & £2200; Huntingfaulds (SimX) £1950 x4 & £1850; East Merkland (ContX) £1460; Airhouse (AAX) £1370.
Heifers and Bull Calves: Pitcairn (BBlueX) £4500 & £4200; West Thomaston (BP) £4300; Pitcairn (LimX) £4100; Derrie (ContX) £4000; The Ross (Cross) £3900; Chartershall (AAX) £2700.
Heifers and Heifer Calves: West Thomaston (BBlueX) £4500; Derrie (ContX) £4200; The Ross (LimX) £4200 & £4000; Pitcairn & West Thomaston (BP) £4000; Chartershall (ShtX) £2700; Parkhouse (AAX) £2700.
Cows and Bull Calves: Banchory (AAX) £2050; Banchory (SimX) £1950; Banchory (ShtX) £1900; Kinneswood (LimX) £1900.
Cows and Heifer Calves: West Thomaston (LimX) £4000; Banchory (LimX) £2000; Banchory (ShtX) £1950; Banchory (AAX) £1850.
Bulls – Bughtknowes (Sht) £3000