SALE REPORT FOR SALE HELD AT CALEDONIAN MARTS LTD ON
Thursday 12th May 2022
Caledonian Marts Ltd had forward 111 Cattle comprising of 45 Prime Cattle, 54 OTM Cattle and 12 Calves.
All classes of Prime Cattle met the dearest trade so far this year, with prime Heifers averaging a record 284ppkg whilst Bullocks averaged 266p.
Bullocks sold to 310ppkg for a Limousin from T H Gray, Balquharrage, Lennoxtown and to £1915 for a Limousin from A A & J Brand, Nethermyres, Auchtermuchty.
Heifers also to 310ppkg for a Limousin from W Dandie & Sons, Learielaw, Broxburn and to £1934 for the same animal.
Other Leading Prices:
Heifers per kg:
300p (Twice) Riggs
298p & 290p Bankhead (Kerr)
290p & 288p Nethermyres & Learielaw
Bullocks per kg:
295p & 292p (Twice) Seggersdean & Riggs
285p (Twice) Nethermyres
Also forward were 54 OTM Cattle.
OTM’s averaged 178ppkg selling to 253ppkg for a Limousin from W Dick & Sons, Mains of Throsk and to £1810 for a Charolais from J Millar, Lochend, Port of Menteith.
Dairy Cows averaged 147ppkg selling to 175ppkg from W A Hume, Easter Clune, Dunfermline and £1340 from the same home.
Other leading prices:
Beef OTMS per kg
199p Mains of Throsk
Beef OTMs per head
£1690 Mains of Throsk
Dairy Cows per head
£1280 Easter Clune
£1230 Easter Clune
£1220 Easter Clune
Also forward were 12 Calves & Stirks.
A smaller show for quantity, however a tremendous show for quality, with the majority forward being beef bred.
Top price of the day was £520 for a Beef Shorthorn Heifer from W Adam & Son, Shankhead, Stirling.
£480 & £340 (Lim) Culbhuirg
£340 (AA) Drumelzier
£330 (AA) Home Farm & Drumelzier
The next sale of Prime Cattle, Young Bulls and OTM Cattle will be on Thursday 19th May 2022. The next Sale of Calves & Stirks will be on Thursday 26th May 2022.
All Classes of Stock required on a weekly basis. Please contact-
Oliver Shearman – 07730 046252
Nick North – 07493 758255
Gregor Hamilton - 07468 870467
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