United Auctions (Wednesday 3 June 2020) sold 496 store cattle, 122 cast cows, bulls and out of spec cattle also 892 breeding sheep.
Bullocks (272) – averaged 226.03p to 313.20p per kg for a 190kg LimX from Coalheugh Glen, and to £1370 for a 644kg LimX from Craigenton.
Dairy Bullocks (22) – averaged 180.95p to 214.40p per kg for a 485kg HFX from Newpark, and to £1200 for a 596kg MOX from Bandirran.
Heifers (194)– averaged 215.58p to 278.40p per kg for a 194kg LimX from Coalheugh Glen, and to £1260 for a 638kg BSX from Bogtonlea & Wester Clevage.
Young Bulls (8)- averaged 196.27p to 215.70p per kg for a CHX from Leslie Park, and to £1170 for a LimX from Stralochy.
Beef Cows and Bulls (102) – averaged 144.96p to 199.00p per kg for a LimX from Wester Bleaton, and to £1450 for a AAX & LimX from Fernie Mill & Little Inch.
Dairy Cows (16)- averaged 109.91p to 143.80p per kg for a HFX from Rossiebank, and to £1030 for a HFX from Carneil.
Out of Spec Cattle (4)- averaged 209.81p to 225.20p per kg for a CHX from Silver Rigg, and to £1290 for a CHX from Silver Rigg.
Bullocks: Up to 250kgs- Coalheugh Glen £680, 313.20p; 251-300kgs- Ardentraive £805, 268.30p; 301-350kgs- Coalheugh Glen £810, 261.30p; 351-400kgs- Balgray £945, Glenrath 248.0p; 401-450kgs- Glenrath £1030, 235.70p; 451-500kgs- Wardpark £1080, Craigenton 234.10p; 501-551kgs- Stewarton £1150, Nether Dalkeith 220.40p; 552-601kgs- Stewarton £1285, Craigenton 224.60p; 602-651kgs- Craigenton £1370, 212.70p.
Heifers: Up to 250kgs- Dyke £560, Coalheugh Glen 278.40p; 251-300kgs- Gateside £705, Coalheugh Glen 263.80p; 301-350kgs- Glenrath £810, 238.90p; 351-400kgs- Dovecote £860, Gateside 227.50p; 401-450kgs- Noblehall £995, 222.10p; 451-500kgs- Bandirran £995, Tulloch Farms 219.70p; 501-551kgs- Wester Bleaton £1100, 205.20p; 552-601kgs- Drumlochy £1160, 204.90p; 602-651kgs- Bogtonlea & Wester Clevage £1260, 197.50p.
Young Bulls: 401-450kgs- Leslie Park £880, 215.70p; 501-551kgs- Stralochy £1070, 202.70p; 552-601kgs- Stralochy £1170, 197.00p.
£ per head- Little Inch (Lim) £1450, Fernie Mill (AA) £1450, Fernie Mill (Sim) £1290, Pitcairn (BRB) £1290, Halkerston (CH) £1210, Elmscleugh (STX) £1070, Kincraigie (SH) £1050, Carneil (HF) £1030, Thomanean (Sal) £1010.
PPK- Wester Bleaton (Lim) 199.00p, West Park (AA) 185.60p, Pitcairn (BRB) 178.20p, Halkerston (CH) 172.40p, Wester Bleaton (Sim) 158.30p, Elmscleugh (STX) 150.30p, Kincraigie (SH) 149.10p, Noble House (BS) 146.80p.
£ per head– Linross (Lim) £1710, Rumbletonlaw (Sim) £1570, Wester Bleaton (CH) £1450.
PPK- Ardlebank (Lim) 173.20p, Silver Rigg (AA) 165.70p, Rumbletonlaw (Sim) 162.50p.
Out of Spec Cattle:
£ per head- Silver Rigg (CH) £1290, Silver Rigg (BRB) £1270.
PPK- Silver Rigg (CH) 225.20p, Silver Rigg (CH) 210.00p.
Also forward 892 Breeding Sheep.
TexelX hoggs with lambs at foot topped at £106 per life from T Muirhead, Carse of Trowan
Mule hoggs with single lambs at foot sold to a top of £94 per life from G Muirhead, Carse of Trowan
Chev/Mule hoggs with single lamsb at foot topped at £92.00 per life from Over Blainslie
TexelX ewes (2 Crop) with single lamb at foot sold to a top of £73 per life from James McCai Farms
TexelX ewes (2 Crop) with twin lambs at foot sold to a top of £72 per life from James McCaig Farms
Mule ewes with single lamb at foot sold to a top of £66 per life from Otter Estate
Mule ewes with twin lambs at foot sold to a top of £62 per life from Otter Estate
Chev/Mule ewes (2 Crop) lambs at foot sold to a top of £72 per life from James McCaig Farms
BF ewes with single lambs at foot sold to a top of £45 per life from Otter Estate
United Auctions (Thursday 28 May 2020) sold 2054 prime sheep comprising 664 spring lambs selling to average 230.94p also 775 prime hoggs selling to average 177.48ppk and 615 ewes and rams
New Season Lambs (664) – Easter Octermuthill (BTex) £125.00; Newton of Collessie (BTex) £118.50; Little Raith (Tex) £118.00; Grange of Lindores (Tex) £116.00; Catcune (Suf) £118.00; Isle Cottage (Suf) £117.00; Bencloich (Cha) £108.00; Hoprig (Cha) £103.00; Lathockar (Hamp) £107.00; Speediehill (Hamp) £105.00.
New Season Lambs (664) – Easter Ochtermuthill (BTex) 268.00ppk & 266.00ppk; Cauldcoates (Tex) £260.00ppk; Hoprig (Tex) 257.00ppk; Branxton (Suf) 246.00ppk x2; Fleurs (Suf) 245.00ppk; Hoprig (Cha) 234.00ppk; Hoprig (Cha) 232.00ppk; Marigold (Hamp) 231.00ppk & 229.00ppk; Balbedie (Dor) 214.00ppk.
Old Season Lambs (775) – East Shawtonhill (Tex) £129.00; Cairn (Tex) £105.00; Newton of Collessie (Suf) £104.00; Inverdovat (Suf) £103.00; Shannachar (Chev) £100.00; Hangingshaw (Chev) £98.00; Lathocker (Cross) £100.00; Swinlees (Cross) £99.00; South Brownhill (Mule) £103.00 & £98.00; Cadogan (BF) £93.00.
Old Season Lambs (775) – Grange of Lindores (Tex)214.00ppk; South Hill of Drips (Tex) 211.00ppk; Wardhead (Chev) 211.00ppk; Lathocker (Chev) 202.00ppk; Grange of Lindores (Cross) 206.00ppk; Newmill of Inshewan (Mule) 196.00ppk; Ladylands (BF) 207.00ppk; Cadogan (BF) 194.00ppk;
Ewes (615) – Pitlochie (Tex) £130.00 & £128.00; Pardovan Holdings (TexX) £128.00; Easter Greenhill (Cont) £120.00; Cairn (TexX) £118.00; Catcune (Suf) £99.00 & £96.00; Fleurs (SufX) £93.00; Cairn (Mule) £78.00; Mains of Auchindachy & Penston (Mule) £71.00; Overhill (Cross) £78.00; Lyrabus, Islay (BF) £62.00; Wardpark (BF) £61.00.
Tups – Pitlochie (Tex) £124.00; Strachmill, Islay (Suf) £118.00; Victoria (Chev) £96.00; Tomchulan (BF) £81.00.
United Auctions (Monday 25 May 2020) had a forward 3375 breeding sheep.
Mule hoggs with lambs at foot sold to a top of £114 per life from A McKenzie & Partners, Ardgate.
TexelX hoggs with lambs at foot topped at £115 per life from R McNee, Over Finlarg & J W Kay, Gass.
SuffolkX hoggs with lambs at foot topped at £113 per life from J More, Townhead.
AberfieldXChev hoggs with lambs topped at £107 per life from D Hamilton, Allanton.
TexelX ewes with single Beltex lambs at foot sold to a top of £95 per life from G McGibbon, West Quarter.
TexelX ewes with twin Beltex lambs at foot sold to a top of £80 per life from G McGibbon, West Quarter.
Chev/Mule ewes with single Beltex lambs at foot sold to a top of £77 per life from D & J Thomson, West Park.
Scotch Mule hoggs with lambs £89.68 per life
TexX hoggs with lambs £94.78 per life
SuffolkX hoggs with lambs - £101.60 per life
Aberfield hoggs with lambs £105.28 per life
United Auctions (Saturday 23 May 2020) had forward 88 breeding cattle.
Heifers with bull calves at foot: Porterstown (SimX) £2300 x6; Knockgerran (SimX) £2300; Glenart (BBX) £2000; Winton (LimX) £2000.
Heifers with heifer calves at foot: Knockgerran (SimX) £2500, £2300 & £2100 x2; Porterstown (Sim) £2300 x2 & £2200; Winton (BBX) £1900.
Cows with bull calves at foot: Harvey Bros (HE) £2000; Balbirnie (Sal) £2200.
Cows with heifer calves at foot: Harvey Bros (Sim) £2050 & £2000; Balbirnie (Sim) £2100.
Bulls: Mains of Throsk (Lim 2 y.o) 3900gns; Strone (Lim 6 y.o) 2200gns.
United Auctions (Monday 18 May 2020) sold 4501 breeding sheep.
Centre Record broken at United Auctions for 3 Blackface ewe hoggs, consigned by Dalchirla with all proceeds going to the NHS realising £2400, purchased by W A McFarlane, Drumgrange, Patna.
Scotch Mule ewe hoggs sold to £140 per head on two occasions, consigned by Burncastle Farming Co & W H Sharp, Longcroft, purchased by M/s Sanderson, Biggarshiels & Moir Livestock, Cairness
Tex ewe hoggs sold to £620 for a pen of 3 pedigree Texel from R Wilson, North Dorlaithers (Milnbank Flock) and purchased by T Murray, Castleton.
Suff ewe hoggs sold to £142 for a pen of 3 from R Henderson, Barry House, Bamff.
Chev/Mule ewe hoggs sold to £135 for a pen of 31 from W Morison, South Bogbain, Keith.
Chev ewe hoggs sold to £105 for a pen of 14 from G Milne, Kinaldy, St Andrews.
Mule ewe hoggs £119.70 (+2.44) on the year
Tex ewe hoggs £159.13 (+30.06) on the year
Chev/Mule ewe hoggs £123.06
Chev ewe hoggs £99.52 (+9.05) on year
BF ewes hoggs £140.27 (+28.01) on the year
United Auctions (Saturday 16 May 2020) had forward 213 heifers and calves
Heifers with bull calves at foot: West Thomaston (LimX) £3300 & £3100; Little Kilchatten (BP) £3000; The Ross (Cont) £3000; Derrie (B Blue) £2750; Crosshouse (Cross) £2750; Little Kilchatten (B LimX) £2600 x2; Porterstown (SimX) £2450.
Heifers with heifer calves at foot: The Ross (BP) £3650 & £3400; West Thomaston (LimX) £3500 & £3300; West Thomaston (B LimX) £3300; Crosshouse ( Cont) £3050; Mill of Inverarity & Little Kilchatten (B BlueX) £2600; Witton (Cross) £2450; Skeoch (SimX) £2200