CATTLE REPORT 20TH JUNE 2016
17 Prime cattle, 11 Store cattle and 15 OTM’s were sold on Monday, when Prime cattle sold to 213p/kg for a 555kg Charolais heifer, from Fraser, Feavel, Birsay, which realised £1182.15 to Craigie Butcher Ltd, The Brig, Kirkwall.
Other leading Prime heifer prices –
Charolais (605kg) Stanger, South Seatter, Sandwick (209p) £1065.90
Charolais (665kg) Spence, Muckle Pow, Evie (209p) £1389.85
Charolais (610kg) Moss, Ocklester, Toab (208p) £1268.80
Limousin (470kg) Bain, Arion, Stromness (206p) £968.20
Angus (590kg) Twatt, Lingro, St Ola (202p) £1191.80
Prime steers sold to 210p/kg for a 605kg Charolais, from Stanger, South Seatter, Sandwick, which realised £1270.50 to Flett’s, Butcher, Stromness.
Store steers sold to 228.6p/kg for a 525kg Limousin, from Bain, Arion, Stromness, which realised £1200.
Store heifers sold to 239.6p/kg for a 480kg Limousin, also from Arion, Stromness, which realised £1150.
OTM Cattle sold to 133.9p/kg for a 545kg Angus cow, from Ritch, Fillets, Graemsay, which realised £730.
Other leading OTM prices –
Angus (670kg) Dearness, Knowe, Sanday (128.4p) £860
Angus (585kg) Ritch, Fillets, Graemsay (126.5p) £740
Angus (595kg) Dearness, Knowe, Sanday (122.7p) £730