United Auctions (Wednesday 22 September 2021) sold 1174 store cattle, 135 cast cows, bulls and out of spec cattle.
Bullocks (524)– averaged 228.88p to 286.40p per kg for a 295kg LimX from Creich, and to £1655 for a 788kg LimX from Dalguise.
Dairy Bullocks (86)– averaged 175.01p to 213.60p per kg for a 391kg BFX from Newpark, and to £980 for a 585kg HFX from Mains.
Heifers (560)– averaged 226.44p to 278.40p per kg for a 352kg LimX from Cowans, and to £1510 for a 582kg LimX from Nether Dalkeith.
Young Bulls (4)- averaged 182.55p to 213.20p per kg for a CHX from Auchenrivoch, and to £810 for a CHX from Auchenrivoch.
Beef Cows and Bulls (119) – averaged 154.87p to 198.60p per kg for a LimX from Muirhouses, and to £1630 for a AAX from Fernie Mill.
Dairy Cows (11)- averaged 124.11p to 150.40p per kg for a BFX from Howfold, and to £1110 for a BFX from Howfold.
Out of Spec Cattle (5)- averaged 172.42p to 204.80p per kg for a AAX from Fernie Mill, and to £1450 for a AAX from Fernie Mill.
Bullocks: Up to 250kgs- Gibblaston £490, 224.80p; 251-300kgs- Creich £845, 286.40p; 301-350kgs- Kaeside £920, 267.40p; 351-400kgs- Candermains £1025, Wintermuir 259.00p; 401-450kgs- Goodockhill £1130, Dalvey 265.50p; 451-500kgs- Farden £1290, 268.80p; 501-551kgs- Goddens £1370, 251.80p; 552-601kgs- High Unthank £1560, 262.60p; 602-651kgs- Deerpark Farmers £1390, Goddens 226.40p; 652-701kgs- Dalguise £1490, 220.40p; 702+kgs- Dalguise £1655, 210.00p.
Heifers: Up to 250kgs- Gateside £570, 239.00p; 251-300kgs- Kaeside £710, 236.70p; 301-350kgs- East Balscalloch £840, 249.30p; 351-400kgs- Cowans £980, 278.40p; 401-450kgs- Glenpark £1160, 260.10p; 451-500kgs- Goddens £1215, 256.30p; 501-551kgs- Farden £1360, 254.70p; 552-601kgs- Nether Dalkeith £1510, 265.30p; 602-651kgs- Dalguise £1435, 232.90p.
Young Bulls: 351-400kgs- Auchenrivoch £810, 213.20p
£ per head- Muirhouses (Lim) £1750, Fernie Mill (AA) £1630, Fernie Mill (Sim) £1610, Conker Cottage (Sal) £1410, Tom of Cluny (BRB) £1350, Hayfield (CH) £1150, Howfold (BF) £1110, Wemyss (SH) £1070, Gibblaston (HF) £1070, Wemyss (BS) £1030.
PPK- Muirhouses (Lim) 198.60p, Killellan (AA) 188.80p, Conker Cottage (Sal) 184.60p, Back O Muir (BRB) 179.20p, Botherickfield (Sim) 176.00p, Hayfield (CH) 157.50p, Howfold (BF) 150.40p, Wemyss (SH) 139.30p, Pathcondie (Lui) 139.20p, Gibblaston (HF) 132.10p.
£ per head– Ashfield (CH) £1510, Dargill (Sim) £1470, Dinar Estate (AA) £1350.
PPK- Auchenrivoch (CH) 189.70p, Dinar Estate (AA) 189.50p, Dargill (Sim) 188.50p
Out of Spec Cattle:
£ per head- Fernie Mill (AA) £1450, Conker Cottage (Sal) £1100.
PPK- Fernie Mill (AA) 204.80p, Conker Cottage (Sal) 204.50p.
United Auctions (Monday 20 September 2021) sold 8103 store Lambs and feeding sheep.
Store Lamb Averages:
Mule- 80.58 (+£1.73) on the week
SuffX- £83.19 (-£1.11) on the week
Chev- £72.00 (-£1.23) on the week
BTex -£82.56 (-£5.39) on the week
TexX- £80.40 (-£5.11) on the week
BF- £60.08 (-£4.04) on the week
Store Lambs- Bankhead (Mule) £95.50; Crosswood Hill (Mule) £88.50; Bankhead (Mule) £88.00; Duntuim (Mule) £86.00; Glenehervie (Suf) £102.00 & £90.00; Little Aiden (Suf) £89.00; Gateside (Suf) £88.50; Dougarie (Chev) £84.50; Greista (Chev) £80.00; Dougrie (Chev) £77.00; Newbigging (BTex) £98.00; Lochelbank (BTex) £89.50; Fornought (BTex) £88.50; Knowhead (Tex) £90.50; Cadogan Est (Tex) £89.50; Drumchork (Tex) £88.50; Ardbehinn (Tex) £88.00; Crosswood Hill (BF) £78.00; Gaskbeg & Auchreoch (BF) £69.50; North Slipperfield & Littleport (BF) £69.00; Burnhouse Mains (BF) £68.00.
United Auctions (Saturday 18 September 2021) sold 1124 rams and females at Stirling Agricultural Centre.
The sale was topped by a BFL shearling consigned by J Pirie, Blarnavaid purchased by A Campbell, Highland Livestock realising £4200.
Top price in the Texel section was £3800 from W Dunlop, Elmscleugh, selling to C R Ryrie, East Kirk, Caithness,
Top price in the Suffolk section was £2000 realised from R Bryce, Chalmerstone selling to Islay Esates.
The non-accredited section was topped by a Texel shearling from J More, Townhead realising £1700 to J R Cheape, Letham, Glenfarg.
Top price in the Beltex Society section was 2500gns on 2 occasions. Firstly from DS & RC Taylor, Easter Ochtermuthill selling to R McNee, Over Finlarg, Tealing and secondly from A Morton, Lochend, Denny selling to D Fisher, Groan, Perth.
Top price was a shearling from Laga Farms, realising 1200gns to C Crawford, Teuchitfauld, Maud.
Blueface Leicester £1059.54 (+£185.70 on the year)
Texel £798.19 (+ £126.06 on the year)
Suffolk £842.86 (+£212.14 on the year)
Beltex cross £673.91 (+ £58.48 on the year)
Blueface Leicester £504.55 (-£12.78 on the year)
Texel £562.92 (+£192.92 on the year)
1 Beltex Aged Ram £687.50
60 Beltex Shearlings £953.71 (+£97.01 on the year)
1 Beltex Ewe £262.50
1 Beltex Gimmer £367.50
Leading Prices – A Morton, Lochend 2200gns; DC & RC Taylor, Easter Ochtermuthill 2000gns; A Morton, Lochend 1800gns x2; A Morton, Lochend 1600gns; I Reid, Isle Cottage, 1500gns.
Prize List –
Aged Rams – 1st – K Lindsay, South Mains.
Shearling Ram – 1st - I Reid, Isle Cottage; 2nd – A MacLean, Tiree; 3rd – R & M Patterson, Upper Auchenlay.
Gimmer – 1st – K Lindsay, South Mains.
Ewe -1st – K Lindasy, South Mains.
Champion – I Reid, Isle Cottage
Reserve - A MacLean, Tiree.
59 Ewe Lambs £133.90
334 Gimmers £180.55
29 Shearlings £658.67 (+£47.69 on the year)
Leading Prices – C Davidson, Skaill 1000gns; Laga Farms 900gns & 850gns; H Goldie, South Bowerhouses 800gns x2.
Prize List –
Shearling Ram 1st – H Goldie, 2nd – C & C Crawford, 3rd – JK Goldie.
Pen of 5 Gimmers – 1st JK Goldie, 2nd – Orchard Lleyn, 3rd – C & C Crawford.
Pen of 5 Ewe Lambs – 1st Farmstock Genetics, 2nd – D Tucker, Carbeth, 3rd – D & B Henderson, Nether Toucks.
Champion - Farmstock Genetics
United Auctions (Thursday 16 September 2021) sold 7025 prime sheep comprising of 4065 new season lambs to average 211.76ppk and 2960 ewes and rams.
United Auctions, are proud to support and donate lambs to the Lamb for St Andrew’s Day campaign. Spearheaded by the Institute of Auctioneers, over 10,000 pupils from 110 Scottish schools will be celebrating St Andrew’s Day by cooking and enjoying Scotch Lamb. From today’s sale John M Meikle, Dalvey, kindly donated a lamb to the campaign. #LambforStAndrewsDay
New Season Lambs (4065) – Harviesmailing (BTex) £131.00; Strageath Hall (BTex) £127.00; Harviesmailing (BTex) £126.00; West Lundie (BTex) £125.00; West Mains (Tex) £127.00; Wester Highgate & Meadows of Ballied (Tex) £116.00; 2 Keltie Bridge (Tex) £115.00 x2; Greenwood (Suf) £112.00; Little Raith (Suf) £108.00; Hatton Knowe (Suf) £107.50; Wester Balgair (BDM) £108.00; Darachdal (Chev/Mule) £100.00; Mains of Mause (BF) £100.00; Over Buttergask (Kerry Hill) £99.50; Burnhead (BF) £90.50; Auchenrivoch (Mule) £99.00; East Revoch (Mule) £97.00; Letham (Mule) £94.00.
New Season Lambs (4065) – Strageath Hall (BTex) 289.00ppk; Harviesmailing (BTex) 285.00ppk & 280.00ppk; West Park (BTex) 276.00ppk; West Mains (Tex) 274.00ppk; West Park (Tex) 256.00; Crofthead (Tex) 255.00ppk; Drummuir (Lley) 227.00ppk; East Overton & Drumoider (Suf) 220.00ppk; Hatton Knowe (Suf) 216.00ppk; Milton & Catcune (Suf) 215.00ppk; Beinn Dorain (BF) 220.00ppk; Armstrong Holdings (BF) 206.00ppk; Carse of Trowan (BF) 205.00ppk;Auchencloich (Che) 219.00ppk; West Mains (Che) 215.00ppk; Over Buttergask (Kerry Hill) 206.00ppk; Mains of Mause (Mule) 202.00ppk; Sauchrie Mains & Assloss (Mule) 200.00; Auchenrivoch (Mule) 199.00ppk.
Ewes (2960) – Cairn (Tex) £216.00; Hattonknowe (Tex) £188.00; Dalchirla (Tex) £180.00; Hattonknowe & Dalchirla (TexX) £178.00; Faulds (TexX) £178.00; West Lundie (BTex) £170.00; Hattonknowe (BTex) £160.00; Dalchirla (Cont) £168.00; Cairn (Cont) £167.00; Dalchirla (Cont) £166.00; Newmill Rathen (Blue Tex) £139.00; Pitmurthly (Suf) £137.00; Catcune (Suf) £130.00 & £129.00; Lintibert (BTexX) £129.00 x2; Wester Highgate (Chev/Mule) £126.00; West Park (Chev/Mule) £109.00; Formal (Chev/Mule) £108.00; Cairn (SufX) £115.00; Penston (SufX) £110.00; Broom (HB) £119.00; Wester Highgate (Mule) £106.00; West Park (Mule) £104.00; Croftgary (Mule) £102.50; Starlaw & Torbanehill (Mule) £96.00; West Park (BF) £95.00; Glenlyon (Chev) £105.00; Over Hillhouse (Chev) £99.00 & £91.00; Balvie (Chev) £89.00; Burnhead (BFL) £101.00; Cally Est & Dalchirla (BF) £77.00; Laighwood (BF) £76.00; Inch Cottage (BF) £74.50; Glenhead (BF) £73.00; Croftgary (BF) £72.00; Jaw (BF) £71.50.
Tups – Nethermill (Tex) £139.00; Uigle (Tex) £127.00; Camquhart (Tex) £126.00; Rossieochil (Suf) £126.00; Rossieochil (BFL) £120.00; Forrit (Chev) £102.00; Crosswood Hill (BF) £90.00.
United Auctions (Tuesday 14 September 2021) sold 7521 Breeding Sheep.
Top price of the day in Scotch Mule ewe lambs section went to G & F Donald, North Deanhead for a pen of 25 realising £160.00.
Top price of the day in Scotch Mule gimmer section went to R & A Paterson, Over Abington for a pen for 28 realising £212.00.
Scotch Mule Ewe Lambs £116.33 (+£20.64 on the year)
BF Ewe Lambs £72.04 (+£3.11 on the year)
Scotch Mule Gimmers £169.08 (+£16.96 on the year)
Other Leading Prices
Scotch Mules: Stobbs £148.00; Auchnrivoch £145.00; Posso £142.00.
TexX: Tullochan £120.00; Tangy & Island View £110.00.
BF: Kirkton £122.00; Townhead (Lurg) £120.00; Shenlarich & Kirkton £90.00.
Scotch Mule: Drumnessie £208.00Old Manse £206.00; Posso £205.00; Drumtee £204.00.
TexX: Newton of Crathie £215.00; Kerry Cottage £195.00; Kinaldy & Cairnhill £185.00.
Chev/Mule: Huntingfaulds £210.00.
1 Crop: Drumloist £150.00 x2; Heriot Mill £142.00.
2 Crop: Heriot Mill £145.00; Drumlosit £135.00; Rossieochil £122.00.
3 Crop: Heriot Mill £135.00; Drumlosit £112.00 x2; Rossieochil £100.00.
4 Crop: Drumlosit £110.00 & £108.00; Heriot Mill £108.00.
2 Crop – Wardhead - £135.00.
Gimmers: Braes of Gradtully - £148.00.
1 Crop: Braes of Gradtully - £122.00.
2 Crop: Braes of Gradtully - £100.00.
3 Crop: Braes of Gradtully - £100.00.
4 Crop: Braes of Gradtully - £104.00.
Gimmers: Bamff - £120.00.
1 Crop: Bamff - £120.00.
2 Crop: Bamff - £120.0.
3 Crop: Bamff - £110.00.
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