SALE REPORT FOR SALE HELD AT CALEDONIAN MARTS LTD CHRISTMAS SHOW AND SALE OF PRIME CATTLE AND OTM CATTLE ON
Thursday 25th November 2021
Caledonian Marts Ltd sold 182 Cattle comprising of 87 Bullocks, Heifers and Young Bulls, and 95 OTM Cattle.
Caledonian Marts LTD held their Christmas Show and Sale of Prime Cattle and OTM Cattle, kindly sponsored by Davidson & Robertson Rural. The Judge of the day was Mr Ryan Briggs of Briggy’s Butchers, Jedburgh. With an excellent show of quality cattle put in front of him!
What caught Ryan’s eye was a fully correct Limousin Bullock from C & K Malone, Pitcairn which was picked out as Overall Champion. The Bullock weighed in at 552kg and the hammer went down at 400ppkg, bought by Ryan of Briggy’s Butchers, Jedburgh.
Reserve Champion went to a Native Bred Heifer from D Dickinson, Brockwoodlees, which oozed in quality. This came into the ring at 616kg and sold to 330p purchased by H A Black & Sons, Butchers, Stirling.
The Best Bred Bull went to A Orr, Lomond Muir with a Limousin, weighing in at 780kg selling to 235p.
Class 1 Single Continental Bullock:
1st & Overall champion - C & K Malone, Pitcairn, 552kg at 400p purchased by the Judge.
2nd – M Orr & Son, Penston, 606kg at 270p purchased by T Johnston, Butchers, Falkirk.
3rd – T H Gray, Balquharrage, 590kg at 270p purchased by T Johnston, Butchers, Falkirk.
Class 2 Single Native Bred Bullock:
1st – D MacGregor, Burnhead, 600kg at 272p
2nd – M & J Ross, Romesbeoch, 656kg at 262p
3rd – WM Pettigrew, Faskine, 682kg at 245p
Class 3 Single Continental Bullock:
1st – W Peters, Cuilt, 576kg at 290p purchased by H A Black, Butchers, Stirling.
2nd – JH & NT Turnbull, Meadowend, 538kg at 268p purchased by H A Black, Butchers, Stirling.
3rd – W Peters, Cuilt, 608kg at 280p purchased by H A Black, Butchers, Stirling.
Class 4 Single Native Heifer:
1st & Reserve Champion – D Dickinson, Brockwoodlees 616kg at 330p purchased by H A Black, Butchers, Stirling.
2nd – D MacGregor, Burnhead, 572kg at 265p purchased by T Burns & Sons, Butchers, Bo’Ness.
3rd – Ross Farms, Wester Middleton, 572kg at 282p purchased by H A Black, Butchers, Stirling.
Other Leading Prices:
Heifers per kg:
282p Wester Middleton
280p Brockwoodlees (Twice) & Cuilt
Bullocks per kg:
282p & 280p Brockwoodlees
278p Learielaw, Brockwoodlees, Faskine & Meadowend
272p Burnhead & Herdmanston
270p Penston & Balquharrage
Heifers per Head:
Bullocks per Head:
Also forward were 95 OTM Cattle.
Finished OTM’s averaged 140ppkg selling to 183ppkg for a Simmental from R Steel, Kepculloch, Balfron and to £1490 for a British Blue from Ferguson Bros, Gillandersland, Linlithgow.
Dairy Cows sold to 151ppkg from J Craig, Carneil, Carnock and to £940 from R Rodger, Knockraich, Fintry.
Beef OTMs per kg:
Beef OTMs per head:
Dairy Cows per Head
The next sale of Prime Cattle, Young Bulls and OTM cattle followed by the Sale of Calves & Stirks will be on Thursday 9th December.
All Classes of Stock required on a weekly basis. Please contact-
Alastair Logan – 07713 342514
Oliver Shearman – 07730 046252
Nick North – 07493 758255
Gregor Hamilton - 07468 870467
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