SALE REPORT FOR SALE HELD AT CALEDONIAN MARTS LTD ON
Thursday 14th September 2023
Caledonian Marts Ltd sold 119 Cattle comprising of 59 Bullocks, Heifers and Young Bulls, and 41 OTM Cattle and 19 Calves & Stirks.
Prime Cattle met a trade today that the Cally has never seen before with the Prime Heifers averaging a Staggering 332p per kg. 520 – 640kg in a huge demand! More required weekly!
Heavier Cattle coming to strong prices pounds per head.
A fantastic show of meat forward.
For more information contact Oliver Shearman: 07730 046252
Prime Heifers averaged 332 ppkg and sold to 350 ppkg for a Limousin from M Jack, Carriston, Star of Markinch purchased by Bowland Foods, Preston and to £2105 for a Limousin from J Collier, Dullomuir, Blairadam purchased by H A Black & Sons, Butchers, Stirling.
Prime Bullocks averaged 296 ppkg and sold to 338 ppkg on two occasions for a Limousin from A A & J Brand, Nethermyres, Auchtermuchty and D Lumgair, Idvies View, Letham purchased by T Johnston, Butchers, Falkirk and Fleming Butchers, Arbroath and to £2192 for a Limousin from J Collier, Dullomuir, Blairadam purchased by Bowland Foods, Preston.
Bulls (Under 30 months) sold to 272 ppkg on two occasions for a Charolais from D W Semple, Dippen and for a Limousin from J & J Wylie, Knockhouse and to £2106 for a Charolais drom D W Semple, Dippen.
Other Leading Prices:
Heifers per kg
342p Idvies View (Thrice)
340p West Bog & Idvies View
338p Carriston (Twice)
335p West Bog
330p West Bog & Carriston
Bullocks per kg
338p Idvies View
335p Idvies View
Heifers per Head
£2066 West Bog
£2041 West Bog
£2018 Idvies View
£1998 Idvies View
Bullocks per Head
Also forward were 41 OTM Cattle.
OTM’s averaged 176 ppkg selling to 211 ppkg for a British Blue X from J Gilmour & Son, Drumelzier and to £1750 for a Charolais from R McMurrich, Ballater Drive.
Dairy Cows sold to 181 ppkg from R M Reid, Glen and to £1080 from the same home.
Beef OTMs per kg
Beef OTMs per head
Caledonian Marts Ltd held their fortnightly sale of Calves and Stirks on Thursday 14th September 2023.
There were 15 Heifers, Bullocks and Bulls forward. Trade was good throughout and more could have been sold to seller’s advantage.
Trade topped at £420 for a Beef Shorthorn Bullock from Drumbeg Farms Ltd, Balfron.
£420 – Beef Short Blk – Drumbeg
£410 – British Blue Blk – Rosneath
£400 – Simmental Bull – Ardgate
£370 – British Blue – Rosneath
£360 – Beef Short Heifer – Drumbeg
More stock required fortnightly to meet buyer demand. The next sale of calves and stirks will be 28/09/23.
The next sale of Prime Cattle, Young Bulls and OTM Cattle is on Thursday 21st September
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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