REPORT FOR SALE HELD AT CALEDONIAN MARTS LTD
Thursday 11th January 2018
188 CATTLE SOLD 188
Comprising 107 Prime Bullocks, Heifers and Young Bulls, and 81 Cast Cows and Bulls.
Once again all classes would be no cheaper on the week and many more could have been sold.
Bullocks averaged 220p
Heifers averaged 221p
Young Bulls averaged 178p
Beef Cows averaged 130.5p
Dairy Cows averaged 96.6p
Bullocks sold to 248ppkg for a Limousin from Brockwoodlees, Canonbie to W W Wales Ltd, Kilmarnock and to £1636 from Learielaw, Broxburn.
Heifers sold to 258ppkg for a Limousin from Knockhouse, Dunfermline to T Johnston Butchers, Falkirk and to £1604 for the same animal.
245p Learielaw & Knockhouse
242p Balquharrage & Easter Ochtermuthill
238p Balquharrage (Twice)
235p Spittal (Gardner) & Faskine
228p Spittal (Twice) & Millearne
250p Learielaw (Twice)
248p Easter Ochtermuthill & Pitcairn
245p Easterton (Owen), Knockhouse & Easter Ochtermuthill
242p Blackhill, Brockwoodlees, Knockhouse & Easter Ochtermuthill
235p Pirnhall, Bogleys & Ramornie
Also forward were 81 Cast Cows and Bulls.
Beef cows averaged 130.5p (+6.5p on the week) selling to 183.5p for a Limousin from Ferguson Bros, Gillandersland, and to £1500 for a Limousin from W Dick & Sons, Mains of Throsk.
Bulls sold to £1550 for a Limousin from R Graham & Son, Airthrey Kerse, and to 157p from the same home.
Dairy cows averaged 96.6p (+7.6p on the week) selling to 117.4p from Muirhead Dairy, Overton and to £850 from the same home.
Other leading Prices
Beef Cows per head
£1150 & £1140 Templehall
Beef Cows per kilo
176p Mains of Throsk
150p Mains of Throsk
Dairy Cows per head
£680 High Cattadale
£650 & £630 Overton
Dairy Cows per kilo
104p & 100p Harvieston
97p High Cattadale
97p & 95p Overton
Bulls per Head
Bulls per kilo
Caledonian Marts Ltd
Millhall Auction Mart
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