REPORT FOR SALE HELD AT CALEDONIAN MARTS LTD
TUESDAY 2nd January 2018.
CALEDONIAN MARTS LTD, (Tuesday 2nd January 2018) had forward 2260 Prime Hoggets, Ewes and Tups.
All classes followed the National Trend being easier on the week.
1714 Hoggets averaging 181p (-8p OTW) (+15.5p OTY)
Top price of the day went to Doune Farms for a 46kg Beltex at £97 the same animal topped the ppk at 211p.
Leading Prices per Head:-
Beltex £96 & £95 Doune Farms
Texel £96 Blackburnhall
Beltex X £95 Easter Ochtermuthill
Texel X £93 Drumheldric & Meadowfield
Suffolk X £94 Newbigging
Suffolk £90 Easter Bucklyvie
Mule £81 Graystal
Cross £80 Easter Bucklyvie
BF (tups) £72 Shankhead
BF £70 West Bracklinn
Leading Prices per Kg:-
Beltex 209p & 207p Meikle Seggie
Beltex X 208p (twice) Newbigging
Texel 201p Harelaw
Texel X 200p Newton, Braco Castle, Meikle Seggie
Suffolk 189p South Flanders
Suffolk X 185p Easter Ochternuthill
BF 182p West Bracklinn
Mule 173p Easter Bucklyvie
Cross 170p Graystale
Also forward were 546 Cast Ewes and Tups.
With a plainer show of ewes forward resulted in the trade being easier on the week.
Heavy Ewes averaged £74.80 selling to £109 for a Texel from A C Fotheringham, Ballinloan, Dunkeld.
Export Ewes averaged £47.90
Other Leading Prices:-
£100 & £96 Blackburn Holding
£78 & £75 Over Finlarg
£85 Whitehouse & Ballinloan
£79 Over Finlarg
Tups sold to £110 for a BFL from R McNee, Woodend.
Caledonian Marts Ltd
Millhall Auction Mart
Tel: 01786 450922
Fax: 01786 473332
VAT Reg No. 211 8636 25
Company No. SCO501316