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NEW B.V.D. REGULATIONS 

As of the 1st of January 2016 all Bovine animals

are required to have a B.V.D. Negative status

 when sold through Auction Marts.

NOT NEGATIVE B.V.D. herds should be individually

tested to comply with the new regulations.

We CAN handle NOT NEGATIVE animals privatly.

 

Motherless Lambs Required for a Client

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For Sale Privatly

7 Pure Shorthorn Heifers rising 2 year old

2 year old Shorthorn Bull

3 year old Shorthorn Bull

All above is in Elete Health Scheme

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 18 Month Simental Bull
3 Year Old Simental Bull
Ready to work
Please contact Tommy Fairbairn - 07561 305922

 

187 CATTLE 187

 

Prime Bullocks Averaged – 195p per kg

Prime Heifers Averaged – 202p per kg

OTM Cattle Averaged – 134p per kg (all black and white)

Beef Cows Averaged – 108p per kg

Dairy Cows Averaged – 82p per kg

 

All Classes of prime cattle upheld recent late rates.

Leaner cows dearer on the week with well fleshed cows similar.

 

STIRLING – Caledonian Marts Ltd. Sold 187 Cattle Comprising of 118 Prime Bullocks & Heifers & Young Bulls, 5 OTM Cattle & 62 Cast Cows & Bulls on Thursday 4th Febuary 2016.

 

Bullocks sold to 244p per kg (twice) both for Limousins from J.T. Wainwright & Sons, Todhall, Cupar and W Dandie & Son, Learielaw, Broxburn selling to M/S Hastie, Butcher, Markinch & R Johnson, Butcher, Cow Wynd, Falkirk.

 

Heifers sold to 248p per kg for a Limousin from J & J Wylie, Knockhouse, Dunfermline selling to H A Black & Son, Butcher, Lanark & Armadale.

 

Other Leading Prices;

Bullocks

242 - Todhall;

236 - Learielaw;

218 - Faskine;

214 – Spittal (Gardner);

210 – Blairgorts;

 

Heifers

244 & 242 – Knockhouse & Easter Ochtermuthill;

236 & 230 – Knockhouse, Mains of Cultmalundie & Faskine;

238 - Easter Ochtermuthill;

235 - Mains of Cultmalundie;

222 – Spittal (Gardner) & Spittal (Bilsland);

220 – Bankhead (Kerr), Gairneybank & Ramornie;

 

OTM Cattle sold to 140p per kg for a Fresian from W.C. Smith, Cuff, Beith and to £1105 for a Charolais from R Turner, Strath, Campbeltown.

 

Beef Cows sold to average 108p per kg and sold to 177p per Kg for a Limousin from    W & R Thomson, Cairnbog, Kilsyth and to £1280 gross for a Limousin from Ferguson Bros, Gillandersland, Linlithgow.

 

Dairy Cows sold to average 82p per kg and sold to 104p per Kg from W Hamilton & Sons, Meldrum, Stirling and to £800 gross from R Nelson, Blairmains, Culross.

 

Leading prices per KG

Beef

151p Flemington

148p Gillandersland

136p Woodcockdale

116p Auchencarroch

 

Dairy

103p Meldrum

97p Sgriob Ruadh

93p Blairmains & Meldrum

97p Barbeth

 

Leading prices per Head

Beef

£1240 Cairnbog

£1130 Flemington

£1090 Woodcockdale

£920 Woodcockdale

 

Dairy

£740, 700 & 670 Meldrum

£660 W Lochdrum & Ardgate

SALE REPORT FOR SALE HELD AT CALEDONIAN MARTS (STIRLING) LTD ON TUESDAY 2nd FEBRUARY 2016

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CALEDONIAN MARTS LTD, (Tuesday 2nd January) sold 1317 Prime Hoggets Ewes and Tups.

 

Due to adverse weather conditions Hoggets were short of numbers and more could have been sold to sellers advantage.   A good show of hoggets for quality met the dearest trade for over a year with the overall sale average for 1031 hoggets level out at 187.5ppk + 19.36ppk.

 

Overall average pound per head was £82.80 + £10.58 on the week.

 

Top price of the day went to A Smith, Millhill, Greenloaning for an outstanding Texel hogget at £102, top price per kilo went to regular customers J B Guthrie, Cuiltburn and R A Campbell & Sons, Meikle Seggie at 220ppk for 13 sold.

Leading prices £ per head & p per kg:

Beltex – Cuiltburn £101, Strageath 217ppk

Bel X – Meikle Seggie & Leysbent £100, Lochend 214ppk

Tex – Keyshill £101, Meikle Seggie 212ppk

Cont – Craigend £100, Kinnaird 212ppk

Cont x – Doune Farms £100 or 209ppk

Tex x – Craigend & Cuiltburn £98, Cuiltburn 213ppk

Suff – Keyshill £92.50

SuffX – Hilltarvit Mains £90.50

Mule – Meikle Seggie £75, Doune Farms 177ppk

Cross – Drumnessie £74.50, Shankhead 177ppk.

BF – Braeleny £80 & £79, Doune Farms 186ppk

 

 

Also forward 286 Cast Ewes & Tups

274 Ewes averaged £66.36 (+ £12.53)

Good show of Ewes forward for quality sold to £121 for a pen of Beltexs from A Wainwright, Todhall, Cuper.

Leading Prices:

Ewes

Texel -            Carriston £116

Continental - Pitcairn £111

Texel X -        Craigend £101

Suffolk -         Er Coates £97

Cheviot -        Carriston £90

Llyne -            Gartfinnan £89

Mule -             Hilltarvit Mains £68

Blackface -    Shawend £59

                        Braelenny £58

                        West Balgothrie £56

                        Culcreuch £55

 

Tups;

Texel -            Laysbent £117

Continental -   Whitecross £113

BFL -              Newton of Logierait £80

Dorset -          Culcreuch £79

Blackface -    Braelenny £65

Cheviot -        Culcreuch

 

 

SALE REPORT FOR SALE HELD AT CALEDONIAN MARTS (STIRLING) LTD ON TUESDAY 26TH JANUARY 2016

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CALEDONIAN MARTS LTD, (Tuesday 26th January) sold 2294 Prime Hoggets Ewes and Tups.

 

 

 

A better show of hoggs for numbers would be easier on the week, with heavy good export types easier by 6-8p and light lambs (37kg and under) 10-15p easier on the week.

 

 

 

Overall sale average for 1584 sold 168.14 (-13.86p per kg on the week). Due to a large show of heavey hoggets the sale average was £72.22 (-33p on the week).

 

 

 

Top price of the day went to DC & RC Taylor, Easter Ochtermuthill for a pen of 4 Beltex hoggets at 223p per kg, top price per head went to 3 regular sellars J Guthrie Cultburn, RA Campbell Meikle Seggie & Doune Farms West Lundie at £99 all for Beltex hoggets.

 

 

 

Leading prices £ per head & p per kg:

 

Beltex - Cultburn £98 (twice) or 220ppkg

 

Beltex X – Doune Farms £97 or 211ppkg

 

Cont – Meikle Seggie £96 or 214ppkg

 

Cont X – Doune Farms £96 or 211ppkg

 

Tex – Er Ochtermuthill £94 or 210ppkg

 

Tex X – Meikle Seggie £94 & £93 or 209ppkg

 

Suff  – Nr Stathkinnes £92 or Straid Farms 172ppkg

 

Suff X – Park £85 or Dyke 170ppkg

 

Mule – Coulshill £74.50 or 155ppkg

 

BF – Dyke £79 or Inverdunning 167ppk.

 

 

 

 

 

Also forward 635 Ewes & Tups.

 

 

 

578 ewes averaged £53.83 -£7.99 on the week.

 

 

 

Heavy ewes sold to £148 for Texels from J McKerrow, Nochnary.

 

 

 

Leading prices:

 

Texel –           Nochnary £134

 

Texel x -         Strageath & Nochnary £130

 

Continental – Nochnary (twice) £122

 

Continental x- Atholl Est. £118

 

Beltex -           Wester Coldrain £100 & £90

 

Cross-            Langshaw £97

 

Cheviot –       Dougal Est. £96

 

HB -                Nochnary £80

 

Lleyn-             Wester Coldrain £77

 

Mule –            Nochnary £66

 

Blackface –   Drumnessie £56

 

                        Atholl Est. £55

 

                        Mains of Burnbank & Gorten £52

 

                       

 

51 Cast Tups forward averaged £65.69 and topped at £111 from Atholl Est.

 

 

 

Tups:

 

Tex – Wester Coldrain £105

 

Suffolk – Wester Crosshill £105

 

Beltex- Wester Coldrain £100

 

Suffolk x – Straid Farms £94

 

Continental – Craigend & Craighead £90

 

 




SALE REPORT FOR SALE HELD AT CALEDONIAN MARTS LTD ON

THURSDAY 7th JANUARY 2016.

188 CATTLE 188

 

Prime Bullocks Averaged – 195p per kg

Prime Heifers Averaged – 207p per kg

OTM Cattle Averaged – 174p per kg

Beef Cows Averaged – 120p per kg

Dairy Cows Averaged – 82p per kg

 

All Classes of prime cattle upheld recent week’s prices with many U grade heifers selling in exess of 230p per kg this at 58% killing out percentage equates to 396p per kg dead weight!!! Not many if any abattoirs are paying these prices for u grades even R grade heifers at 210p per kg equates to 362p per kg deadweight at the same killing out percentage.

All classes of cows proved short of requirements which resulted in trade to be dearer than last week.

 

STIRLING – Caledonian Marts Ltd. Sold 188 Cattle Comprising of 103 Prime Bullocks, Heifers & Young Bulls, 9 OTM Cattle & 76 Cast Cows & Bulls on Thursday 21st January 2016. 

Bullocks sold to 228p per kg (twice) both for Limousins from A.F. Thomson & Son, Lammerveiw, Athelstaneford and DS & RC Taylor, Easter Ochtermuthill, Muthill being purchased by R. Johnston, Cow Wynd, Falkirk and to £1526 gross for a Limousin from T&R Crawford, Sheilds, Lochwinnoch.

Heifers sold to 248p per kg for a Limousin from W. Pettigrew, Faskine, Airdrie to D Campbell & Son, Butcher, Callander and to £1510 from Easter Ochtermuthill

Young Bulls sold to 198p per kg for a Limousin from A MacGregor, Allanfauld, Kilsyth to Charles Kirkpatrick and to £1659 gross for the same animal.

OTM Cattle sold to 204p per kg for a Limousin from A F Thomson & Son, Lammerveiw, Athelstaneford and to £1443 gross for a Limousin from W Dick & Sons, Mains of Throsk, Stirling.


Other Leading Prices;

Bullocks

220, 212 & 210 - Sheilds, Lochwinnoch;

218 - Dullomuir;

214 - Faskine;

208 & 206 (twice) - Sheilds;

202 - Dullomuir;

 

Heifers

242 & 240 - Easter Ochtermuthill;

240 - Meadowend;

232 - Knockhouse, Easter Ochtermuthill & Borlick;

230 - Bankhead (Kerr), Meadowend & Knockhouse;

225 - Over Inzievar;

222 - Gairnybank & Knockhouse;

 

Beef Cows Sold to 180p per KG from G Millar & Son, Gallamuir, Plean and to £1540 for a Charolais from W T McCord, Craigend, Methven. 

Dairy Cows sold to 111p per KG from W J, Colquhoun, Rossbank, Arden and to £890 from the same home.

 

Leading prices per KG

Beef

161p Mains of Burnbank

150p Redhall

148p Lammerview

144p + 143p Woodend (McNee)

 

Dairy

107p Barbeth

105p High Cattadale

100p Rossbank

97p Barbeth

 

Cast Bulls

95p High Cattadale

 

Leading prices per Head

Beef

£1270 Redhall & Mains of Burnbank

£1140 Woodend (McNee)

£1090 Mains of Throsk

£1060 + £1040 Woodend (McNee)

£1000 Lammerview

 

Dairy

£870 Barbeth

£700 Kirkton of Beath

£680 East Gartmillan

£650 Barbeth

 

Cast Bulls

£830 High Cattadale

 

Calves & Stirks would be slightly easier to that of the previous sale however quality still sold well.

Stirks sold to £260 for a shorthorn heifer from J Dawson, Beannie Farm, Braco.

Calves sold to £180 for a British Blue bull from G Reade, Sgriob-Ruadh, Mull.

Other Leading Prices

Luing Bull Calf - £138 & £120 Sgriob-Ruadh;

Simmental Heifer Calf - £88 Ardgate;

Ayrshire Stirk - £80 Badenheath;

Luing Bull Calf - £75 (twice) Sgriob-Ruadh;

Luing Heifer Calf - £70 Sgriob-Ruadh;

Friesian Bull Calf - £40 Plean.

 
 
 

Next Auction

STIRLING

 

MONDAY 22nd FEBRUARY

300     CATTLE     300

Sale of Store Cattle and Young Bulls to Include Native Breeds

Monthly Sale of Breeding Cattle

Further details contact John Kyle – 07713 342512

1000   SHEEP    1000

Special Sale of Store Sheep & Grit Ewes

Further details contact Alastair Logan – 07713 342514

 

 

  IMPLEMENT SALE 11TH OF MARCH

Implements, Tractors, Machinery and Small Tools

Contact Alistar Logan - 07713342514

Oliver Shearman - 07730046252

 

 

 

OBAN

 ANNUAL SPRING SHOW & SALE OF PEDIGREE HIGHLAND CATTLE

                     SUNDAY 14th FEBRUARY                       

Show of Pedigree Highland Cattle

MONDAY 15th FEBRUARY

Sale of Pedigree Highland Cattle,

Including Bulls, Cows, Heifers and Steers

Sale to commence at 10am

Further details please contact:

The Highland Cattle Society – 01786 446866

Email: info@highlandcattlesociety.com

Alastair Logan – 07713 342514

Ronnie Maccormick – 07717 435248 or Office 01631 570631

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