Sheep Tagging in 2015

We are still getting Cast sheep without electronic tags –

PLEASE ENSURE THAT YOUR CAST SHEEP ARE DOUBLE TAGGED, ONE TAG MUST BE ELECTRONIC –

CLICK ON THE LINK FOR DETAILS

Scoteid

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CATTLE REPORT 27/07/15

FORWARD FOR THE SALE ON MONDAY WERE 13 PRIME, 2 STORE & 27 OTM CATTLE.

PRIME CATTLE SOLD TO 231 P/KG FOR A LIMOUSIN STOT SCALING 560 KILOS FROM J & R STANGER,
SOUTH SEATTER, SANDWICK REALISING £1293.60 PURCHASED BY E FLETT & CO.

TOP PRICE PER HEAD WAS £1540.20 FOR A CHAROLAIS SCALING 755 KILOS FROM GLEN ORKNEY
FARMS, ST OLA (204), PURCHASED BY WILLIAMSONS. THIS WAS ALSO TOP PRICE PER HEAD.

OTHER PRIME STOT PRICES
SOUTH SEATTER,SANDWICK 690 £1,518.00 220 LIM
NORTHBIGGING,DOUNBY 555 £1,143.30 206 SH
NORTHBIGGING,DOUNBY 535 £1,096.75 205 SH

PRIME HEIFERS SOLD TO 227 P.KG FOR A CHAROLAIS SCALING 615 KILOS FROM GLEN ORKNEY
FARMS, ST OLA REALISING £1396.05 PURCHASED BY CRAIGIES BUTCHERS.
THIS WAS ALSO TOP PRICE PER HEAD.

OTHER PRIME HEIFER PRICES
SOUTH SEATTER,SANDWICK 555 £1,221.00 220 LIM

OTM COWS SOLD TO 137.3 P/KG FOR A SIMMENTAL SCALING 845 KILOS FROM D D & J A SCOTT,
GRUTHA, SOUTH RONALDSAY REALISING £1160. THIS WAS ALSO TOP PRICE PER HEAD.

OTHER OTM CATTLE PRICES
THE KNOWE,SANDAY 580 £660.00 113.8 LIM
THE KNOWE,SANDAY 590 £700.00 118.6 LIM
HERMISGARTH,SANDAY 670 £800.00 119.4 LIM
HERMISGARTH,SANDAY 695 £820.00 118 LIM
LOPNESS,SANDAY 605 £830.00 137.2 AA
LOPNESS,SANDAY 730 £970.00 132.9 LIM
SWANNAY FARM,BY EVIE 595 £680.00 114.3 SIM
STONEHALL,DEERNESS 815 £1,090.00 133.7 BB
GRUTHA,SOUTH RONALDSAY 845 £1,160.00 137.3 SIM
TWATT FARM,BIRSAY 790 £1,040.00 131.6 AA
TWATT FARM,BIRSAY 765 £980.00 128.1 OTH
TWATT FARM,BIRSAY 715 £940.00 131.5 AA
NETHERSKAILL,BIRSAY 680 £770.00 113.2 SIM

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Monday 27th July- Canteen lunches

Menu for Lunches on Monday 27th July

Lentil Soup
Cold Meat or Quiche Salad with Chips
Orkney Steak Mince
Sweet & Sour Chicken in Batter with Rice and Chips

Caramel Tart and Custard

Special
Cooked Breakfast only £5

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What’s Happening?

Next Special Sale of Store Cattle – Monday 10th August.
If you need to sell cattle before this, please do not hesitate to contact us.
We have buyers looking for all types of cattle, and can match your stock to a client and arrange shipment.

MCINTOSH DONALD – Require Prime cattle and lambs weekly,
To book, or arrange a visit, contact the office, or, out of hours – John 07879648347

SALE ARRANGEMENTS

MONDAY 27th JULY
11.30am – Sale of Prime, Store & OTM cattle

MONDAY 3rd AUGUST
11.30am – Sale of Prime, Store & OTM cattle.
1.30pm – Sale of All classes of Sheep

THURSDAY 6th AUGUST
Office & Cafe closed – DOUNBY SHOW

SATURDAY 8th AUGUST
We would like to welcome our customers to visit our hospitality tent, at the COUNTY SHOW, for a cup of tea and a yarn.

MONDAY 10th AUGUST
10.30am – Special Sale of Store Cattle, also Prime & OTM’s – Included in the sale (Following Prime Cattle)
Five AA x, One BB x, & Five Lim x BB in calf heifers, PD’d in calf to AA & Sim Bulls.
Due late December/early January, From BVD Accredited herd. Fully vaccinated; ex Quoybond, South Ronaldsay.

Thursday 13th August
10am – Sale of Furniture – Further Entries Invited
(Viewing Wednesday 2-5pm)

DATES FOR YOUR DIARY
Special Sale of Store Cattle- Monday 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th September (Entries Invited)

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SHEEP REPORT 20/07/15

FORWARD FROM THE SHEEP SALE ON MONDAY WERE 20 PRIME, 9 STORE, & 37 CAST SHEEP.

PRIME HOGGS SOLD TO 156.4 P/KG FOR 3 TEXEL X HOGGS SCALING 55 KILOS FROM B & E SCLATER,
SOUTH FEA, ORPHIR REALISING £86. THIS WAS ALSO TOP PRICE PER HEAD.

OTHER PRIME SHEEP.
FERSNESS,EDAY 50 £62.00 124 SUF
GROATHA,EDAY 42 £40.00 95.2 SHET
SOUTH FEA,ORPHIR 60 £77.00 128.3 TEX
SOUTH FEA,ORPHIR 67 £70.00 104.5 TEX
NETHERHILL,TANKERNESS 61 £83.00 136.1 TEX
NETHERHILL,TANKERNESS 65 £79.00 121.5 TEX
NETHERHILL,TANKERNESS 55 £75.00 136.4 BLACK

STORE SHEEP SOLD TO £25 FOR A SHETLAND X HOGG FROM FERSNESS FARMS, EDAY.

CAST EWES SOLD TO £97 FOR FOUR TEXEL X EWES FROM J I &W N STOUT, WHITEHALL, STRONSAY.

OTHER CAST EWE PRICES.
BIGLAND,ROUSAY £29.00 TEX
WHITEHALL FARM,STRONSAY £80.00 TEX
GROATHA,EDAY £39.00 SUF
SOUTH FEA,ORPHIR £49.00 TEX
NETHERHILL,TANKERNESS £48.00 TEX
NETHERHILL,TANKERNESS £53.00 TEX
CLOKE,DOUNBY £64.00 TEX

CAST RAMS
BANKS,ROUSAY £61.00 SUF
WHITEHALL,STRONSAY £78.00 OTHER
WHITEHALL,STRONSAY £99.00 TEX

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CATTLE REPORT 20/07/15

FORWARD FOR THE SALE ON MONDAY WERE 14 PRIME, 11 STORE & 27 OTM CATTLE.

PRIME CATTLE SOLD TO 224 P/KG FOR A CHAROLAIS HEIFER SCALING 600 KILOS FROM
GLEN ORKNEY FARMS, ST OLA REALISING £1344 PURCHASED BY CRAIGIES BUTCHERS.

TOP PRICE PER HEAD WAS £1414.40 FOR A LIMOUSIN SCALING 680 KILOS FROM
J & M SLATER, MILLQUOY, STENNESS (208)

OTHER PRIME HEIFER PRICES
MILLQUOY,STENNESS 615 £1,371.45 223 LIM
SOUTH SEATTER,SANDWICK 605 £1,216.05 201 AA
SOUTH SEATTER,SANDWICK 570 £1,265.40 222 CHAR

PRIME STOTS SOLD TO 218 P/KG FOR A LIMOUSIN SCALING 655 KILOS FROM J & R STANGER,
SOUTH SEATTER, SANDWICK REALISING £1427.90 PURCHASED BY WILLIAMSONS.

TOP PRICE PER HEAD WAS £1440 FOR A SIMMENTAL SCALING 720 KILOS FROM H M SEATTER,
MELSETTER, LONGHOPE (200)

OTHER PRIME STOT PRICES
MELSETTER,LONGHOPE 650 £1,365.00 210 SIM
NORTHBIGGING,DOUNBY, 605 £1,203.95 199 SH
NORTHBIGGING,DOUNBY, 560 £1,176.00 210 SH

STORE CATTLE SOLD TO 224.7 P/KG FOR FOUR ABERDEEN ANGUS HEIFERS SCALING 356 KILOS
FROM A W SINCLAIR, CROWTAING, LONGHOPE REALISING £800.

STORE STOTS SOLD TO 223.1 P/KG FOR THREE ABERDEEN ANGUS SCALING 381 KILOS FROM
A W SINCLAIR, CROWTAING, LONGHOPE REALISNG £850.

OTM COWS SOLD TO 145.6 P/KG FOR A SHORTHORN SCALING 515 KILOS FROM K FOUBISTER,
GRINDIGAR, DEERNESS REALISING £750.

TOP PRICE PER HEAD WAS £970 FOR A SIMMENTAL SCALING 730 KILOS FROM I & M RITCH,
FEAVAL, SANDWICK (132.9)

OTHER OTM COW PRICES
HERMISGARTH,SANDAY 600 £790.00 131.7 LIM
HERMISGARTH,SANDAY 590 £760.00 128.8 LIM
HERMISGARTH,SANDAY 695 £930.00 133.8 LIM
HERMISGARTH,SANDAY 665 £890.00 133.8 LIM
UPPER BERRYHILL,ST OLA 665 £820.00 123.3 LIM
HYVAL,SANDWICK 635 £680.00 107.1 SIM
WESTSHORE,RENDALL 760 £970.00 127.6 AA
WESTSHORE,RENDALL 720 £920.00 127.8 AA
HOBBISTER,ORPHIR 650 £780.00 120 AA
HILLTOFT,HOLM 635 £810.00 127.6 AA
HILLTOFT,HOLM 655 £850.00 129.8 SIM
STONEHALL,DEERNESS 670 £890.00 132.8 SIM

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Today’s Canteen Menu

Yellow split Pea soup

Mince
Cold Meat Salad
Balmoral Chicken with wholegrain mustard sauce

Mixed Berry tart & Icecream

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CATTLE REPORT 13/07/15

FORWARD FOR THE SALE ON MONDAY WERE 20 PRIME, 22 STORE & 12 OTM CATTLE
PRIME CATTLE SOLD TO 225 P/KG FOR A LIMOUSIN HEIFER SCALING 585 KILOS FROM
GLEN ORKNEY FARMS, ST OLA REALISING £1316.25 PURCHASED BY E FLETT & CO.
TOP PRICE PER HEAD WAS £1562.20 FOR A LIMOUSIN SCALING 730 KILOS FROM J & M SLATER,
MILLQUOY, STENNESS (214) PURCHASED BY WILLIAMSONS BUTCHERS.
OTHER PRIME HEIFER PRICES
MUCKLE POW,EVIE 605 £1,264.45 209 CHAR
VINDON,FINSTOWN 545 £1,111.80 204 LIM
MILLQUOY,STENNESS 545 £1,199.00 220 LIM
MILLQUOY,STENNESS 730 £1,562.20 214 LIM
LINGRO,ST OLA 570 £1,179.90 207 SIM
PRIME STOTS SOLD TO 217 P/KG FOR A SIMMENTAL SCALING 585 KILOS FROM B & M EUNSON,
STAYE, DEERNESS REALISING £1269.45 PURCHASED BY WILLIAMSONS BUTCHERS.
TOP PRICE PER HEAD WAS £1480.50 FOR A CHAROLAIS SCALING 705 KILOS FROM
GLEN ORKNEY FARMS, ST OLA (210) PURCHASED BY WILLIAMSONS BUTCHERS.
OTHER PRIME STOT PRICES
NORTH FLAWS,SOUTH RONALDSAY 615 £1,309.95 213 CHAR
NORTH FLAWS,SOUTH RONALDSAY 610 £1,305.40 214 LIM
STAYE,DEERNESS 620 £1,264.80 204 LIM
STAYE,DEERNESS 580 £1,258.60 217 CHAR
STAYE,DEERNESS 590 £1,250.80 212 CHAR
FERSNESS,EDAY 575 £1,219.00 212 OTH
STORE CATTLE SOLD TO 242.3 P/KG FOR 2 CHAROLAIS STOTS SCALING 357 KILOS FROM
B C & E ALLISON, KIRBISTER, LONGHOPE REALISING £890.
TOP PRICE PER HEAD WAS £890 FOR A PAIR OF ABERDEEN ANGUS ALSO FROM
B C & E ALLISON, KIRBISTER, LONGHOPE.
STORE HEIFERS SOLD TO 217.8 P/KG FOR 4 CHAROLAIS SCALING 365 KILOS FROM B C & E ALLISON,
KIRBISTER, LONGHOPE REALISING £795.
TOP PRICE PER HEAD WAS £1030 FOR A LIMOUSIN SCALING 485 KILOS FROM
FERSNESS FARMS, EDAY (212.4)
OTM CATTLE SOLD TO 127.4 P/KG FOR A LIMOUSIN COW SCALING 675 KILOS FROM
HR & ML THOMSON, HEATHERCOW, EDAY REALISING £860.
TOP PRICE PER HEAD WAS £1000 FOR A BRITTISH BLUE COW FROM RL & KS JONES,
 DENWICK, DEERNESS (120.5)
OTHER OTM CATTLE
NORTH SKAILL,SANDAY 740 £890.00 120.3 AA
LINGRO,ST OLA 720 £900.00 125 LIM
HONEYSGOE,SOUTH RONALDSAY 620 £760.00 122.6 BB
OTM BULLS
MILLQUOY,STENNESS 930 £1,010.00 108.6 LIM
GRETNA GREEN,WESTRAY 1005 £1,010.00 100.5 CHAR
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