Cattle Report 16 February 2015
5 Prime cattle (All heifers), and 14 OTM cattle were sold on Monday, when Prime cattle sold to 233p/kg for a 560kg Simmental, from Stanger, South Seatter, Sandwick, which realised £1304.80 to E Flett & Co, Butchers, Stromness.
Other Prime heifer prices –
Simmental x (555kg) Laughton, Easterbister, Holm (228p) £1265.40
Simmental x (545kg) Firth, Hilltoft, Holm (200p) £1090
Shorthorn x (720kg) Stevenson, Biggings, Rendall (198p) £1425.60
OTM cattle sold to 129p/kg for a 700kg Angus cow, from Spence, Beaquoy, Dounby, which realised £900 – This was also top price per head.
Other leading OTM prices –
Limousin (670kg) Shearer, Airy, Stronsay (124p) £830
Shorthorn (715kg) Doherty, Haybrake, Lyness (121.7p) £870