N E W S F E E D S >>>

 

Mart Reports Index

Farming News Index Farming Links & Info

Links & Information

Farming - Mart Reports
Aberdeen And Northern Marts
18 November 2002 - Sale

Caithness Livestock Centre, Quoybrae - Aberdeen and Northern Marts
Sold 169 store cattle, breeding cattle and weaned calves at their sale at Quoybrae.
Bullocks (88) sold to 178p for a 388kg Limousin cross from W Dunnett,
Veiwfirth, Gills to average 139.2p.It was also top price per head of 690
Heifers (71) sold to 134p for a 187kg Simmental cross from C & R Harrold,
Plover Inn, Reiss to average 100.4p. Top price was 460 for a 511kg
Charolais cross from Messrs L Gunn, Barnyards, Wick.

Leading prices per head -
Bullocks -
201-250kg - 385 March Cottage; 375 Thrumster Mains; 340 Mybster Farm.
251-300kg - 480 North Watten (Parker); 450 Roadside, Auckengill; 445 Achnamoine.
301-350kg - 500 Roadside, Auckengill; 495 Lynton Cottage; 485 Freswick Mains
351-400kg - 530 Newfield;
515 Freswick Mains and Bual, Ramscraigs.
401-450kg - 590 Barnyards;
565 Westfield Farm;
560 Old Stirkoke
451-500kg - 565 Tacher;
530 Toftingall 501-550kg -
590 Lower Bylbster;
560 Toftingall;
510 Moorings, Occumster.

Heifers -
201-250kg - 255 Mybster Farm; 235 Bual; 225 Hillside.
251-300kg - 355 Newfield; 295 Freswick Mains and Roadside, Auckengill;
285 Lynton Cottage.
301-350kg - 390 Newfield; 350 Tacher; 340 Freswick Mains.
351-400kg - 405 Newfield.
401-450kg -. 445 Barnyards; 410 Achnamoine.

Leading prices per kg -
Bullocks -

201-250kg - 163p March Cottage;
161p Mybster Farm and Bual;
158p Thrumster Mains.
251-300kg - 169p North Watten; 163p Roadside; 158p Hillside.
301-350kg - 161p Lynton Cattage; 153p Roadside; 148p Achumore.
351-400kg - 145p Freswick Mains; 143p Bual; 141p Newfield.
401-450kg - 139p Barnyards; 132p Westfield Farm; 128p Old Stirkoke.
451-500kg - 115p Tacher.
501-550kg - 113p Lower Bylbster; 111p Toftingall.

Heifers:-
201-250kg - 124p Mybster Farm;
251-300kg - 126p Newfield
301-350kg - 120p Newfield.
351-400kg - 113p Newfield
401-450kg - 100p Barnyards; 98p Achnamoine.

Breeding cattle -
Heifer with bull calf 920 Achunabust; 800 Windycraig.
Heifer with hfr calf 900 and 880 Achunabust