Monthly Archives: April 2016

Canteen Menu Thursday 28th April 2016

Tattie and leek soup Carrot and corriander soup Quiche or cold meat salad and chips Beef curry and rice Smoked fish Rice and fruit ***Specials*** Poacher’s roll – £2.00 Mince, tattie and cheese pie – £2.00

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Breeding Cattle Sale Monday 23rd May

We intend to hold a special sale of Breeding Bulls, Cows, Heifers etc on Monday 23rd May. ENTRIES INVITED It would be helpful if you could book stock for this sale as early as possible as we intend to make … Continue reading

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Soil Association Scotland—-Forth coming events in Orkney June 16

Soil Muck & Money Event, Wednesday 1st June, Beaquoy Farm, Dounby, Orkney – Event kindly supported by William Shearer A practical event looking at soil, grassland management, making best use of FYM and slurry for optimum production. Speakers include James … Continue reading

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Cattle Report 25th April 16

FORWARD FOR SALE ON MONDAY WERE 29 PRIME CATTLE 847 STORE CATTLE AND 29 OTM’S PRIME CATTLE SOLD TO 213 P/KG FOR A SIMMENTAL SCALING 565 KILOS FROM GLEN FARMS ST OLA REALISING £1203.45 PURCHASED BY CRAIGIE BUTCHERS BRIG LARDER … Continue reading

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Cattle List Monday 25th April 2016

Special Sale of Grazing Cattle 25th April 2016 *Includes heifers that may be suitable for bulling but have not been vaccinated. ISLES Brown, Millbrae, Sanday 1-11 BVD Accredited Muir, Hermisgarth, Sanday 12-51 BVD Accredited Rendall, Whitehow, Papa Westray 52-61 BVD … Continue reading

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Canteen Menu Thursday 21st April 2016

Lentil soup Cold meat salad Chicken lasagne Orkney steak mince Jam sponge and custard ***Weekly Specials*** Tea/coffee with a slice of coffee and walnut cake or carrot cake – £2.00 Orkney tattie & mince rolls – £2.00

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Cattle Report 18/04/16

12 Store cattle and 17 OTM Cattle were sold on Monday, when Store steers sold to 202.2p/kg for a pen of 4 Salers from Thomson, Beafield, Sanday, which scaled 460kg and realised £930. Other leading steer prices per kilo – … Continue reading

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Sheep Report 18/04/16

FORWARD FOR SALE ON MONDAY WERE 80 STORE HOGGS AND 30 CAST SHEEP STORE HOGGS SOLD TO £76 TWICE FIRSTLY FOR 14 TEXELS FROM W & S MCEWEN OAKLEA ST OLA AND FOR A PAIR OF SUFFOLKS FROM A GARRIOCK … Continue reading

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Monday 18th April 16

Due to a break down at the Abattoir there will be No Prime Cattle required this week. Bookings for Prime cattle will be carried over to next Monday’s sale At 11am Sale of Store and OTM Cattle At 12 Noon … Continue reading

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Canteen Menu Monday 18th April 2016

Yellow split pea soup Westray haddock in batter Cold meat salad and chips Chicken fricassee and rice Ginger Orkney fudge cheesecake ***Weekly Special*** Served 09:30 to 11:30 Steak mince and Orkney tattie rolls – £2.00

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