Supporting Farmers in Scotland Since 1893
THE SUPREME champion secured the lead price of 2500gns at a small but select show and sale of pedigree Blonde cattle at Ballymena, last week.
A GOOD show of Aberdeen-Angus cattle met a sound trade at Dingwall and Highland Marts native-bred cattle sale at Dingwall, last week.
A TOTAL of 25 Young Farmers' calves were presented to the judge, Andrew Anderson, of Smallburn Farm, Plewlands, at Dingwall and Highlands Marts' over wintering competition, held at Dingwall last week.
AILEEN RITCHIE cleared up at last week's show and sale of store cattle at Aberdeen and Northern Marts' Thainstone centre.
GEORGE HUNTER'S sale of dairy females from the Langlands herd at Tarbolton, met a strong demand at Ayr, on Tuesday, selling to a top of £2500 and £2450, to average £1414 for 108 head.
TWO BULLs at 7000gns, females to 5000gns and a 93% clearance proved the highlights of last weekend's 10th anniversary Limousin Day sale at Newark Livestock Market.
DAIRY BULLS met a good trade at Harrison and Hetherington's Borderway centre, last week, averaging £2744 for 50 sold, with 20 young bulls selling for 3000gns or more.
WRIGHT MANLEY'S mid-month sale of dairy cattle saw 313 sell to a top of £2820 for a home-bred heifer from Simon and Clare Powell, Burlton, Shrewsbury.
STEWART LAWRIE lifted the championship at Lawrie and Symington's Young Farmers' overwintered competition, held at Forfar last Saturday.
AN EXCELLENT show of cattle met a tremendous trade at Aberdeen and Northern Marts' sale of 1041 Aberdeen-Angus and native breed store cattle at Thainstone, on Tuesday.