SALE REPORT FOR SALE HELD AT CALEDONIAN MARTS LTD ON
Thursday 4th May 2023
Caledonian Marts Ltd sold 156 Cattle comprising of 89 Bullocks, Heifers and Young Bulls, and 67 OTM Cattle.
“Ross Brothers Rock again taking the Ring by Storm”
Prime Cattle met a very fast trade with many more required – Weights / Breeds / Age not an issue here at the Cally!
All roads lead to the Cally with Cattle from Peebles to Strichen!
Sell live and thrive!!!
All types of Bulls in a great demand again over 16 months not an issue; Non F/A or SPE not an issue!!
Prime Heifers averaged 316p per kg at 590kg and sold to 340 ppkg on two occasions for Limousin’s from Ross Brothers, Wardhead, Strichen purchased by Robert Alexander, Butchers, Port Glasgow and Bowland Foods, Preston and to £2289 for a British Blue Cross from R Cook, Kinneil Mill, Linlithgow purchased by Bowland Foods, Preston.
Prime Bullocks averaged 299p per kg at 680kg and sold to 335 ppkg on two occasions for Limousin’s from W Dandie & Son’s, Learielaw, Broxburn and A A & J Brand, Nethermyres, Auchtermuchty both purchased by T Johnston, Butchers, Falkirk and to £2305 for a Charolais from A G Baillie, Blackdub, Stirling purchased by Bowland Foods, Preston.
Bulls (Under 30 months) averaged 287p per kg at 669kg and sold to 310 ppkg for a British Blue Cross from L Laird, Lochhead, East Wemyss and to £2664 for a British Blue from C Dick, Taylorton.
Other Leading Prices:
Heifers per kg
325p Wardhead, Nethermyres & Wardhead
322p Angle Park & Lochhead
Bullocks per kg
Bulls per kg
295p Townhead (Minto)
Heifers per Head
£2289 Kinneil Mill
£2094 Wardhead (Twice)
£2023 Kinneil Mill
Bullocks per Head
Bulls per Head
£1953 Townhead (Minto)
Also forward were 67 OTM Cattle.
With a very mixy show forward within the OTM’s, they still levelled out at a respectful 204 ppkg selling to 290 ppkg for a Simmental from Glenside Farms, Stirling and to £2020 for an Aberdeen Angus from Caldcoates Beef, Malletsheugh.
Dairy Cows averaged 168 ppkg selling to 185 ppkg from R Rodger, Knockraich, Fintry and to £1280 from the same home
Beef OTMs per kg
228p Kinneil Mill
227p Croy Cunningham
Beef OTMs per head
£1820 Croy Cunningham
£1720 Kinneil Mill
The next sale of Prime Cattle, Young Bulls and OTM Cattle is on Thursday 11th May 2023 along with Calves & Stirks
All Classes of Stock required on a weekly basis. Please contact-
Oliver Shearman – 07730 046252
Nick North – 07493 758255
Neil Tollan – 07468 313173
Willie McCulloch – 07778 509141
Gina Perring – 07393 645524
Office – 01786 450922
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Caledonian Marts LtdAuctioneers & ValuersStirling Auction CentreStirlingFK7 7LS
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