Cattle Report 30th May
13 Prime cattle, 10 Store cattle and 9 OTM’s were sold on Monday, when Prime cattle sold to 210p/kg for a 615kg Limousin heifer, from Glen Orkney Farms, St Ola, which realised £1291.50.
Other leading Prime heifer prices –
Angus (620kg) Thomson, Cockmurra, Holm (208p) £1289.60
Simmental (585kg) Twatt, Lingro, St Ola (200p) £1170
Charolais (635kg) Spence, Muckle Pow, Evie (199p) £1263.65
Angus (590kg) Harvey, Slinghorn, Swannay (199p) £1174.10
Prime steers sold 185p for a 645kg Charolais, from Spence, Muckle Pow, Evie, which realised £1193.25.
Store steers sold to 188p/kg for a 560kg Limousin, from Work Farm, St Ola, which realised £1055
Store heifers sold to 195p/kg for a 410kg Limousin, also from Work Farm, St Ola, which realised £800
OTM cattle sold to 144p/kg for a 565kg Simmental cow, from Omand, Wardhill, South Ronaldsay, which realised £815.
Other leading OTM prices –
Simmental (630kg) Twatt, Lingro, St Ola (133p) £840
Shorthorn (745kg) Jones, Denwick, Deerness (126p) £940
Limousin (640kg) Barton, Brough, South Ronaldsay (123p) £785