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12 Pure Bred Highland Cows in calf to Whitebred due April

1 Sim X Highland Heifer in calf to Whitebred due May

2 Luing X Sim Heifers in calf to Whitebred due June

1 Luing X Sim Heifer 12 months old

2 Luing X Sim Heifers 7 months old

1 Highland X Limousin Heifer 12 months old

The above stock is on one farm with Elite Health Status also tick acclimatised.

Contact Oliver Shearman 07730 046252

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1 Hereford Bull 4yo

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1 Charolias Bull 18 months old

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1 Limousin Bull 18 months old, Very good shape.

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1 Simmental Bull 20 months old

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1 Charolais Bull 3yo

For further details on any of the above bulls contact Oliver Shearman 07730 046252

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SALE REPORT FOR SALE HELD AT CALEDONIAN MARTS LTD 
THURSDAY 8th DECEMBER 2016

239 CATTLE 239
Caledonian Marts Ltd sold 239 Cattle comprising of 116 Prime Bullocks & Heifers & Young Bulls, 8 OTM Cattle and 110 Cast Cows & Bulls on Thursday 8th December 2016.

A good show of prime bullocks and heifers for quality and numbers forward would be dearer on the week, unlike some deadweight centres!! Many more could have been sold to sellers advantage. In the cow section, a far better show of cows in general with well fleshed cows dearer, and plainer cows cheaper.

Prime Bullocks Averaged – 215p
Prime Heifers Averaged – 225p
Young Bulls Averaged – 168p 
OTM Cattle Averaged – 150p 
Beef Cows Averaged – 117p
Dairy Cows Averaged – 84p 
Cast Bulls Averaged – 111p

Leading the sale today at 248ppkg was a heavy Limousin Heifer from J & J Wylie, Knockhouse, Dunfermline which sold to T Johnston, Butcher, Falkirk. This was closely followed at 245p by W Dandie & Sons, Learielaw, Broxburn and TH Gray, Balquharrage, Lennoxtown being purchased by H A Black & Sons, Butchers, Lanark & Armadale and A Gray, Butchers, Upper Craig, Stirling.

Bullocks topped at 240ppkg from D Dickinson, Brockwoodlees, Canonbie to T Johnston, Butchers, Falkirk. Again this was closely followed at 238ppkg from DS & RC Taylor, Easter Ochtermuthill, Muthill, W Dandie & Sons, Learielaw, Broxburn and JH & NT Turnbull, Meadowend, Clackmannan to W W Wales Ltd, Butcher, Kilmarnock and T Johnston, Butcher, Falkirk.

Other Leading Prices:-
Bullocks ppkg
235p (twice) Nether Myres, Knockhouse, Learielaw & Brockwoodlees
232p Knockhouse, Spittal, Moorfield & Easter Ochtermuthill
228p Blackdub, Faskine, Moorfield, & Nether Myres
225p Blairgorts, Moorfield & Spittal
222p West Mains
220p Bankhead (Kerr), Blackdub, Nether Longford, Spittal & West Mains
Heifers ppkg
242p Nether Myres
240p Easter Ochtermuthill, Learielaw, Knockhouse, Balquharrage, Faskine & Brockwoodlees
238p Meadowend, Knockhouse, Faskine, Brockwoodlees & Easter Ochtermuthill
235p Over Inzievar & Knockhouse
232p Balquharrage
230p Southwoodlane, Pirnhall & Bankhead
228p (twice) Southwoodlane, Brockwoodlees & Over Inzievar
Bullocks per Head
£1565 Learielaw
£1545 Blackdub
£1541 + £1536 Nether Myres
£1508 Learielaw
£1491 Blackdub
£1488 + £1485 Brockwoodlees
Heifers per Head
£1594 Knockhouse
£1588 + £1586 Brockwoodlees
£1546 Meadowend
£1517 + £1516 Knockhouse
£1492 Learielaw & Brockwoodlees
£1386 Over Inzievar
£1367 Moorfield

Young Bulls, comprised mainly of overweight & age, sold to an astonishing £1720 from A MacGregor, Allanfauld, Kilsyth to Malcolm Allan Ltd.
Other Leading Prices:-
£1627 Bogisde
£1574 Allanfauld
£1537 Bogside

Also forward were 110 Cast Cows & Bulls. Beef cows sold to 156ppkg for a Limousin from J Burnett & Sons, Upper Spittalton, Blairdrummond and to £1300 again from Upper Spittalton. Dairy Cows sold to 103ppkg from Bandirran Ltd, Bandirran Farm, Cupar and to £920 from the same home. 
Other Leading Prices:-
Beef Cows per Head
£1250 Hilton
£1190 + £1180 Meadowend
£1150 Westwoodlane
£1130 Upper Spittalton
£1110 Learielaw
£1100 Nether Carse
Dairy Cows per Head
£780, £760, £740 + £720 Bandirran
£710 Hayston
Cast Bulls per Head
£1340 Knockhouse (Lim)
£790 Broompark (Fries)
Beef Cows ppkg
154p Upper Spittalton
150p Hilton
144p Learielaw
143p Westwoodlane
142p + 141p Craigend
141p + 140p Knockhouse
140p Lochend (Millar)
Dairy Cows ppkg
102p + 100p Bandirran
99p Hayston
Cast Bulls ppkg
140p Knockhouse
122p + 111p Badyen

Calves sold to £55 for an Ayrshire from J & R Rankin, Badenheath, Cumbernauld.

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SALE REPORT FOR SALE HELD AT CALEDONIAN MARTS LTD 
OBAN LIVESTOCK CENTRE, ON TUESDAY 6th DECEMBER 2016 

Oban – Caledonian Marts sold 1030 Suckled Calves, Store, Breeding & OTM Cattle at Oban Livestock Centre on Tuesday 6th December 2016.

Bullocks (571) sold to average 225ppkg, selling to 343ppkg for a 294kg Limousin from R Cunninghame, Neriby, Isle of Islay and to £1100 for a 372kg Charolais from C McKinnon, 4 Kilkenneth, Isle of Tiree. 

Heifers (401) sold to average 208ppkg, selling to 444ppkg for a 304kg Limousin from R Currie, Low Dunasherry, Tayinloan and to £1350 for the same beast. 

Caledonian Marts Ltd would like to thank the following sponsors who contributed to the success of our show in Oban on 6th December 2016: 

Elanco Animal Health
Reid & Robertson
Donald McKay (Haulage)
Hamilton Bros
D & J Campbell (Haulage)
N.F.U Oban
Ian Murrie (Haulage)
Saulmore Catering
Kerries Tyre Service
James D Bilsland 

The judge on the day was Mr James Graham, Mains of Burnbank, Blairdrummond and the following were his results:- 

Overall Champion went to R Currie, Low Dunasherry, Tayinloan for a 304kg Limousin heifer which sold for £1350 to the judge himself. 

Reserve Champion went to I A Torrance, Starchmill, Isle of Islay with a 382kg Charolais bullock which sold to £1020 to Kirsty & Andrew Morton, Lochend, Denny. 

Single Bullock Calf from Mainland
1st – DW Semple, Dippen, Carradale (346kg) £1100 to A R Waddell Ltd, Herdmanston, Pencaitland 
2nd – R Wright, Woodend, Fort William (368kg) £920 to A & AS Dunlop, Southbar, Inchinnan
3rd – D W Semple, Dippen, Carradale (376kg) £1020 to A R Waddell Ltd 

Single Heifer Calf from Mainland
1st & Overall Champion – R Currie, Low Dunasherry, Tayinloan
2nd – R Currie, Low Dunasherry (324kg) £1300 to A Jolly, Clyne Farm, Straloch, Aberdeenshire
3rd – D MacDonald, Tyree, Benderloch (324kg) £1220 to H Buchanan, Creagan, Benderloch 

Single Bullock Calf from Islands
1st & Reserve Champion – I Torrance, Starchmill, Isle of Islay
2nd – RSPB Islay (316kg) £1000 to A & AS Dunlop, Southbar, Inchinnan
3rd – C McKinnon, Kilkenneth, Isle of Tiree (372kg) £1100 to A R Waddell Ltd, Herdmanston, Pencaitland 

Single Heifer Calf from Islands
1st – I MacInnes, Ruaig, Isle of Tiree (350kg) £1150 to A Jolly, Clyne Farm, Straloch
2nd – J MacCormick, Balnagown, Isle of Lismore (334kg) £950 to Cauldshiel Cattle Company, Haddington, East Lothian 
3rd – I MacInnes, Ruaig, Isle of Tiree (420kg) £1120 to I McKinnon, Parkhouse. 

Pen of 4 Bullock Calves
1st – R Cunninghame, Neriby, Isle of Islay (231kg) £780 to J & A Cowie, Nicholson Park, Fordyce
2nd – I A McDonald, Baligrundle, Isle of Lismore (308kg) £750 to D A Watt, Cairntack Farm, Belhelvie 

Pen of 4 Heifer Calves
1st – R Cunninghame, Neriby, Isle of Islay (281kg) £760 to J & N Blaylock, Hallburn, Longtown
2nd – D W Semple, Dippen, Carradle (327kg) £840 T Miller & Sons, High Gameshill, Stewarton
3rd – I Campbell & Sons, Strongorm, Balvicar (281kg) £640 to D G Watt, Cairntack Farm, Belhelvie. 

Other Leading Prices:-
Bullocks per Head
£1100 Rhoin (Belgian Blue)
£1080 Baligarve (Lim) & 4 Kilkenneth (Char)
£1050 RSPB Islay (Char)
£1010 & £1000 Neriby (Lim)
£990 Tomaig (Lim)
£980 Woodend (Lim) & Barcaldine Home Farm (Lim)
£960 Barcaldine Home Farm (Lim)
£950 Low Dunasherry (Lim)
£940 Achnacreebeag (Lim)
£930 Tomaig (Lim), Neriby (Lim) & Achnacreebeag (Lim)
Heifers per Head
£1200 Dippen (Char)
£1000 Low Peninver (Belgian Blue)
£940 Neriby (Lim) & Dunach Estates ( Sim)
£930 Low Peninver (Aberdeen Angus)
£920 Tyree (Lim)
£900 Dippen (Char)
£890 Iochdar (Sim)
£880 Barcaldine Home Farm (BB)
£860 Barcaldine Home Farm (Lim)
£820 Rhoin (BB)
£800 Low Dunasherry (Lim)
Bullocks ppkg
344p Neriby (Lim)
339p Tyree (BB)
338p Neriby (Lim)
309p Tyree (BB)
297p Kilkenneth (Char)
293p (twice) Neriby (Lim)
290p Tyree (BB)
288p Neriby (Lim) & Low Dunasherry (Lim)
284p 283p + 282p Ruaig (Lim)
277p Achuran (Lim)
276p Baligarve (Lim)
Heifers ppkg
359p Dippen (Char)
270p East Hynish (BB) & Neriby (Lim)
268p Ardachy (Lim)
265p + 263p Neriby (Lim)
262p (twice) Low Dunasherry (Lim)
259p Tyree (Lim)
257p Dippen (Char) & Neriby (Lim)
255p Ardachy (Lim) & Low Dunasherry (Lim)
254p Dippen (Char) 

Breeding Cattle (56) sold to £1000 twice for In-Calf Heifers from D McColl Jnr, Mid Farm, Isle of Lismore. 

Leading Prices:-
Cows with calves at foot 
£800 Dunach Estate
£720 Ensay (Isle of Mull)
In Calf Cows
£680 + £650 Frackersaig (Isle of Lismore)
£620 24 Garrygall (Isle of Barra)
£540 26 Glen (Isle of Barra) 

OTM Cows (55 sold)
Luing - £670 Scammadale
Sim - £6500 Ballard (Isle of Coll
Sim x - £540 Scammadale
Luing x - £500 Scammadale & Slaterich (Isle of Kerrera)
Lim - £500 Ballard (Isle of Coll)
Shorthorn - £460 Glenmachrie

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SALE REPORT FOR SALE HELD AT CALEDONIAN MARTS LTD
TUESDAY 6th December 2016

CALEDONIAN MARTS LTD, (Tuesday 6th December 2016) had forward 1746 Prime Lambs, Ewes and Tups.

1549 lambs forward averaged 158.7p, top price of the day was £95 for a Beltex cross from Doune Farms, West Lundie and to 205p per kilo for Beltex from J B Guthrie, Methven in keeping with national trend all classes cheaper on the week.

Leading Prices:- 
32.1kg – 39kg 
Suff X:- £64.50 or 165p Pendreich
Tex:- £62 Wester Whitefield or 162p Standingfauld

39.1kg – 45.5kg
Beltex: £86 or 198p Cuiltburn
Tex: £81.50 Meikle Seggie and Drumcairn or 190p Drumcairn
Cont X: £81 Cuiltburn or 195p Doune Farms
Texel X: £80 East Granemuir or 185p Meikle Seggie

45.6kg – 52kg 
Beltex: £95 or 200p Doune Farms
Cont: £94 or 198p Doune Farms
Tex: £88 Claylands or 184p Drumcairn
Cont X: £87 Cuiltburn or 183p Nethermyres

52kg + 
Suffolk: £80.50 Kininmonth or 141p Meikle Seggie
Suff X: £80 or 140p Claylands
Texel X: £79 or 137p Meikle Seggie

A good show of ewes forward bringing the average to £61, heavy ewes averaged £75.78 and export ewes averaged £44.85. To price of the day goes to J Christie, West Carse, Gargunnock for a heavy Texel.

Other Leading Prices:-
Suffolk
£79 Ayton
£72 Muirmealing

Cross
£77 Hilltarvit
£67 Muirmealing
£61 Hilltarvit (twice)

Texel
£129 Grangeneuk
£120 Allanview
£118 Easter Coates
£99 Atholl Estates
£96 Tullygarth

BF
£35.50 West Tandlemuir
£31 Craighead

Mule
£57.50 Devonshaw

Tups sold to £100 for a Texel from J Lawrie, Tillyrie, Milnathort.
Other leading prices.
£97 Tillyrie
£96 Preston
£95 Gartfinnan
£91 Tillyrie

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SALE REPORT FOR SALE HELD AT CALEDONIAN MARTS LTD MONDAY 5th DECEMBER 2016 

CALEDONIAN MARTS LTD, (Monday 5th December 2016) had forward 8432 Store Lambs & Feeding Ewes. 

Store lambs (8002 sold) averaged £56.76 (+ £2.26 on the year) selling to a top of £89
Feeding ewes (430 sold) averaged £37.79 (- £2.02 on the year) selling to a top of £70 

The judge on the day was Mr James Young, Girvan Mains, Girvan and the following were his results:

Champion pen and 1st prize continental lambs – M Kennedy, Lurgan £89, purchased by MacTaggart Bros, Station Yard, Oakwell Road, Castle Douglas.

Res Champion and 2nd prize continental lambs – K Graham, Easterton £84, purchased by M J Stark, Bluebell, Milton of Campsie.

3rd prize continental lambs – J Paterson, Wester Gatherleys £68.50

1st Prize Tex Lambs – A M Duncan, Easter Dullatur £68
2nd Prize Tex Lambs – M L Wilson, Baluskie £70
3rd Prize Tex Lambs – M L Wilson, Baluskie £69

1st Prize Suff Lambs – M L Wilson, Baluskie £69
2nd Prize Suff Lambs – M L Wilson, Baluskie £68
3rd Prize Suff Lambs – Markhill Farms £68

1st Prize Mule Lambs - D Jones, Coull £58
2nd Prize Mule Lambs – Robertson Farms, Newton of Logierait £60
3rd Prize Mule Lambs – D McNicol, Auchtenny £55

1st Prize Blackface Lambs – A Dunn, Redhall £54
2nd Prize Blackface Lambs – R McKay, Stronmagachan £55.50
3rd Prize Blackface Lambs – Coull Farms £53

Individual Averages
Suffolk’s averaged £63.21 (+ £2.11 on the year)
Texel’s averaged £60.45 (+ £2.01 on the year)
Beltex’s averaged £73.83 (+ £4.08 on the year)
Cheviot’s averaged £55.06 (+ £5.05 on the year)
BF’s averaged £43.91 (+ £1.89 on the year)

Leading Prices out with Prize List
Lambs
Suff:- £86 Roscobie
Beltex:- £82 Lurgan
Belt X:- £82 Fordell
Cont:- £76 Whitecross
Suff X:- £74 Fordell
Suff:- £70 Redburn
Tex:- £70 Baluskie
Tex X:-£69 Hillhead
Chev:- £68 Baluskie
Chev X:- £64 Lurgan
Mule:- £63 West Kelt
Mule X:- £61 Hillhead
BF:- £56.50 Knowehead
Swale X:- £54 Wester Coilechat

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SALE REPORT FOR SALE HELD AT CALEDONIAN MARTS LTD

THURSDAY 1st DECEMBER 2016
Christmas Show & Sale of Prime Cattle
239 CATTLE 239


Caledonian Marts Ltd sold 239 Cattle comprising of 110 Prime Bullocks & Heifers, 11 Young Bulls, 8 OTM Cattle and 110 Cast Cows & Bulls on Thursday 1st December 2016.

The Show was kindly sponsored today by Agricar. 
The Judge today was Stewart Ramsey, Fallside Hill, Kelso, and the following were his awards:-

Overall Champion was a Limousin x Heifer from JH & NT Turnbull, Meadowend, Clackmannan which scaled 578kg and made 300ppkg to H A Black & Sons, Butchers, Lanark & Armadale.

Reserve Champion was a heavy Limousin Bullock scaling 682kg from C Malone, Pitcairn, Cardenden made 250ppkg purchased by T Johnston, Butchers, Falkirk.

Champion Pair of Bullocks were from Meadowend. 640kg & 636kg made 242ppkg & 240ppkg, both to T Johnston, Butchers, Falkirk.

Champion Pair of Heifers were from M I Wainwright & Sons, Todhall, Cupar realised 245ppkg & 230ppkg to A Gray, Butchers, Stirling.

Single Bullock
1st & Reserve – C Malone, Pitcairn
2nd & 3rd – D Dickinson, Brockwoodlees making 242p & 240p to T Johnston, Butchers, Falkirk.

Single Heifer
1st & Overall Champion – JH & NT Turnbull, Meadowend
2nd & 3rd – D Dickinson, Brockwoodlees making 238p to W W Wales, Butchers, Kilmarnock.

Other Leading Prices:-
Bullocks ppkg
252p Learielaw
248p Todhall
238p (twice) Balquharrage
230p Spittal (Gardner)
228p Faskine
222p Greencraig & Angle Park
220p Parkhouse
Heifers ppkg
262p Learielaw
255p, 250p + 245p Meadowend
238p Balquharrage
230p High Gameshill, Whiteside & Bankhead
228p Spittal & High Gameshill
225p Templehall
Bullocks per Head
£1705 Pitcairn
£1668 Learielaw
£1548 Faskine
£1539 + £1536 Meadowend
£1531 + £1524 Brockwoodlees
Heifers per Head
£1734 Meadowend
£1697 Learielaw
£1597 Pitcairn
£1513 Brocwoodlees
£1438 Mains of Throsk
Young Bulls
£1605 Mains of Throsk
£1525 Mains of Burnbank
£1515 + £1511 Bogside (Nimmo)

Also forward were 110 Cast Cows & Bulls. Beef cows sold to 149ppkg for a Limousin from W Dick & Sons, Mains of Throsk, Stirling and to £1150 for the first prize Single Beef Cow which was also from Mains of Throsk.

Dairy Cows sold to 115ppkg from J Pollock & Sons, Bonnyhill, Bonnybridge and to £970 for the first prize Single Dairy Cow from G Millar, Gallamuir, Plean.

Other Leading Prices:- 
Beef Cows per Head
£1010 Allanfauld
£990 Mid Cambushinnie & Mains of Throsk
£920 Croy Cunningham 
£910 Rossbank
£900 Cleugh
Beef Cows ppkg
135p Croy Cunningham
134p Allanfauld
129p Mains of Throsk
128p Croy Cunningham
127p Fullerton
122p Coledrain
Dairy Cows per Head
£930 Carskerdo
£860 Gallamuir
£810 Bonnyhill
£760 Kaemuir
£750 Inchgall
Dairy Cows ppkg
103p Meldrum
102p Inchgall & Carskerdo
100p Inchgall, Rossbank & Kaemuir
99p Gallamuir
98p Bonnyhill

Pictures in Gallery

 

Next Auction

STIRLING

MONDAY 12th DECEMBER at 11am

300 STORE CATTLE 300

100 BREEDING CATTLE 100

To include 90 Aberdeen Angus, Shorthorn, Hereford, Luing and Simmental Stock Cows In-Calf to Charolais, Limousin and Aberdeen Angus Bulls due spring onwards from Glenree Farms, Isle of Arran

1000 STORE SHEEP 1000

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TUESDAY 13th DECEMBER

Christmas Show & Sale of Prime Lambs

Further details contact Alastair Logan -  07713342514

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CHRISTMAS AND NEW YEAR SALE ARRANGEMENTS 

There will be no Thursday sales on 22nd & 29th December

Tuesday Sales will continue as normal

OBAN

TUESDAY 17th JANUARY at 11.00AM

Special Sale of Store Hoggets, Feeding Ewes and Cast Tups.

Also, sale of Store, Breeding and OTM Cattle.

Further details contact John Kyle – 07713 342512, Alastair Logan – 07713 342514  or

Douglas MacDonald – 07717 435248

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