Oban Mart sale report

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SALE REPORT FOR SALE HELD AT CALEDONIAN MARTS LTD,

OBAN LIVESTOCK CENTRE, ON TUESDAY 23rd AUGUST 2016.

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Oban – Caledonian Marts Ltd (Tuesday 23rd August 2016) sold 3850 Store Lambs and Feeding Ewes.

 

Again a good show of Lambs forward for numbers (+905 on the year) with a full ringside of buyers forward, a similar trade to last week with all classes of Lambs £6 – £8 sharper on the year.

 

Overall sale average for 3582 lambs sold £52.71 selling to a top of £76 from D McCormick, Baligarve, Isle of Lismore for a pen of Texels.

 

 

Tex Lambs averaged £61.58

Leading prices:

£69 Baligarve (J McCormick) Lismore

£68.50 Barguillean

£65.00 Slaterich, Isle of Kerrera

£64.00 Shenavallie & 122 Craigston, Isle of Barra

 

Suff Lambs averaged £58.24

Leading prices:

£70.00 No 3 Killean

£64.00 Assapol, Isle of Mull & 2 Port Anne

£63.00 Dunmore, Easdale

£61.50 Achnacreebeg

£60.00 Mid, Isle of Limsore

Mule Lambs averaged £53.68

Leading prices:

£55.00 Fiart, Lismore

£53.00 Frackersaig, Isle of Lismore

£49.00 Tyree

 

 

Cheviot Lambs averaged £46.19

Leading Prices:

£67.00 Druimfionnghaill, Isle of Mull

£59.00 Caddleton Farms and Druimfionnghail, Isle of Mull

£56.50 Bruiland

£56.00 Cailaich, Isle of Mull

 

BF Lambs averaged £34.14

Leading prices:

£52.00 Croft 1, Isle of Mull

£46.00 Tyree

£35.00 Ardlarach & Laganulva, Isle of Mull

£34 Dunach Estates.

 

 

 

 

 

Ewes:

Texel X – Saulmore £80 & £70

Texel – Barcaldine Home Farm £70

Suff – Scammadale £61

Cont – 99 Borve, Barra £54 or Dunach Estates £54

Cross – Aird £46

Chev – Caddleton £45

Chev X – 122 Craigston, Barra £44

BF – Croft 1, Isle of Mull £38

BF – Pennygown, Isle of Mull £38