SALE REPORT FOR SALE HELD AT CALEDONIAN MARTS LTD ON
Thursday 26th May 2022
Caledonian Marts Ltd sold 159 Cattle comprising of 71 Bullocks, Heifers and Young Bulls, and 64 OTM Cattle, also 24 Calves & Stirks.
Today Caledonian Marts held their Limousin Show & Sale. A Tremendous show of cattle forward although still plenty of weight kicking around.
The judging was in the hands of Jim McKechnie and the following were Jim’s results:
Overall Champion went to W Dandie & Son, Learielaw for a 602kg plum of a Heifer and the Reserve again to Learielaw for a 690kg machine of a Bullock!
Prime Heifers sold to 295ppkg for the Overall Champion from Learielaw, Broxburn and to £1776 for the same beast.
Prime Bullocks sold to 295ppkg for a Limousin from T H Gray, Balquharrage, Lennoxtown purchased by R Brown & Son, Butchers, Stenhousemuir and to £1945 for the Reserve Champion from Learielaw, Broxburn.
Bulls (Under 30 months) sold to 275ppkg for a Limousin from M Jack, Carriston, Star of Markinch and to £2063 for the same beast.
Other Leading Prices:
Heifers per kg:
Bullocks per kg:
282p Penston & Learielaw
270p Learielaw, Monzie & Riggs
Heifers per head:
£1628 & £1616 Bankhead
Bullocks per head:
Also forward were 64 OTM Cattle.
With a lot more feeding cows forward, OTMs averaged 178ppkg selling to 242ppkg for a British Blue from R & M Paterson, Upper Auchenlay and to £1830 for the same beast.
Dairy Cows averaged 160ppkg selling to 180ppkg from W & M Wylie, Broompark and to £1150 for the same beast.
Other leading prices:
Beef OTMS per kg
242p Upper Auchenlay
230p Upper Auchenlay
Beef OTMs per head
£1830 Upper Auchenlay
£1700 Carrabus (Islay)
Cast Males sold to £1680 for a Limousin from A & T Grant, West Mains and to 163p for a Simmental from R Turner, Strath, Campbeltown.
Calves & Stirks met a strong trade selling to £690 for a Charolais from J Gilvear & Sons, Graystale. Black and Whites sold to £150 for one-month-old Calves from G Reade, Sgriob-Ruadh, Mull. More Calves are required on a fortnightly basis. The next sale will be on Thursday 9th June – for more information regarding this please contact Nick North on 07493 758255.
The next sale of Prime Cattle, Young Bulls and OTM Cattle will be on Thursday 2nd June 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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