Cattle report 14th April, 2014
14 Prime Cattle, 7 Store cattle and 17 OTM’s were sold on Monday, when Prime cattle sold to 226p/kg twice firstly for a 580kg Charolais heifer, from K & K Morgan, Swannay Farm, Swannay, which realised £1310.80 purchased by E Flett Butchers Stromness and also a Charolais scaling 605 kilos from D W Sinclair & co Unigarth Sandwick realising £1367.30 and was purchased by E R & T Craigie Butcher Tankerness.
Other leading Prime heifer prices –
Limousin (590kg) Stanger, South Seatter, Sandwick (217p) £1280.30
Simmental (570kg) Spence, Hyval, Sandwick (213p) £1214.10
Limousin (470kg) Corrigall, Northbigging, Dounby (207p) £972.90
Simmental (640kg) Clark, Stratheast, Holm (205p) £1312
Simmental (530kg) Brown, Glebe, Firth (204p) £1081.20
Prime steers sold to 225p/kg for a 560kg Limousin, from K & K Morgan, Swannay Farm, Swannay, which realised £1260 purchased by
E Flett Butchers Stromness.
Store cattle sold to 200p/kg for 305kg Limousin heifer, from Rendall, East Nistaben, Stenness, which realised £610.
OTM Cattle sold to 129.9p/kg for a 685kg Charolais, from Omand, Wardhill, South Ronaldsay, which realised £890.
Other leading OTM prices –
Limousin (720kg) Stanger, South Seatter, Sandwick (129.2p) £930
Angus (590kg) Watson, Rennibister, Firth (128.8p) £760
Luing (665kg) Spence, Hyval, Sandwick (127.8p) £850
Angus (845kg) Rendall, East Nistaben, Stenness (125.4p) £1060
Angus (515kg) Baillie, Biggings, Toab (124.3p) £640