REPORT FOR SALE HELD AT CALEDONIAN MARTS LTD
TUESDAY 10th July 2018
CALEDONIAN MARTS LTD, (Tuesday 10th July 2018) sold 1017 Prime Lambs, Cast Ewes & Tups and Young Sheep.
A mixed show of lambs were forward today, with all classes particularly light and under fleshed lambs bearing the brunt of the declining national trade.
Lambs sold to £97 for a pen of 43.3kg Beltex’s from D S & R C Taylor, Easter Ochtermuthill and to 224ppkg for the same lambs.
Overall sale average for 541 lambs was 177.1ppkg (-29.5p on the week).
Spring Lambs Prices per Head:-
Beltex £93 Easter Ochtermuthill
Beltex X £92 Easter Ochtermuthill
Texel £90 Allanview
Suffolk X £90 Easter Ochtermuthill
Texel X £89 Middlerigg
Suffolk £86 Parks of Garden
Spring Lambs Prices per Kg
Beltex 210p Easter Ochtermuthill
Beltex X 209p Easter Ochtermuthill
Texel 193p Balbedie & Drumheldric
Texel X 192p Meikle Seggie
Texel 191p Tullygarth
Suffolk X 190p Lands of Drumhead
Also forward were 476 Cast Ewes, Tups & Young Sheep.
With a plainer show overall forward, Heavy Ewes averaged £76.74 selling to £95 for a Texel from R A Campbell, Meikle Seggie, Milnathort.
Export Ewes averaged £46.30.
Other Leading Prices:-
£89.50 & £86.50 Brockholes
£55 Meikle Seggie
£94 Ampherlaw (Twice)
£90 Wester Bowhouse
£72 Meikle Seggie
Tups sold to £101 for a Bleu Du Maine from A Ferguson, Kinburn, Braco.
Other Leading Prices:
BFL - £100 Goudigrannet
BF - £98 Bailanstruth
Texel - £86 Preston Farms
Young Sheep sold to £83 for Texels from B Gudmundson, Goudigrannet, Kinross.
Other Leading Prices
Cross - £72 & £66 Goudigrannet
Suffolk - £68 Graystale
BF - £49 Shankhead
Texel - £83 Goudigrannet
Texel - £70 Kinburn
Caledonian Marts LtdAuctioneers & ValuersStirling Auction CentreStirlingFK7 7LS
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