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Lochboisdale, Thursday January 12.

United Auctions had 180 cattle of all classes forward at their recent sale at Lochboisdale Auction Mart. A good offering of quality stock sold well and to a good following of mainland buyers. Bullock calves sold to 272 pence per kilo from 5 Dunganachy and to £1180 per head from 11 Howmore. Heifer calves from 8 Milton sold to 241 pence per kilo while 11 Howmore sold to £980 per head. In-calf Cows from 136 Stilligarry sold to £920 while Cast Cows from 1 Ormiclate sold to £870. Overall, the Bullocks levelled out at 231 pence per kilo or £763 per head whilst the Heifers levelled out at 210 pence per kilo and £659 per head.

PRINCIPAL LOTS & PRICES
TOP PRICES PER HEAD

BULLOCKS

AAx: £1080, £850(3) – 8 Milton : £830 (3) – 19 Baleshare : £810 – 356 South Boisdale.

CHARx: £1040(2) & £880 – 136 Stilligarry : £840 – Karingeidha.

LIMx: £1180, £1170 & £980(2) – 11 Howmore : £900 – 356 South Boisdale : £880 – 18 West Gerinish, 15 Ormiclate & 377 South Boisdale : £870 – 15 Ormiclate : £860 – 18 West Gerinish & 8 Milton : £840 – 136 Stilligarry : £830 – 18 West Gerinish : £820 – 2 Grimsay Island : £800 – 15 Ormiclate.

HEIFERS

AAx: £820(2) & £800 – 8 Milton : £770 – 136 Stilligarry : £740(2) – 19 Baleshare : £730 – 319 Kilpheder : £700(3) – 8 Milton.

CHARx: £920, £900, £850, £770, £760 & £720 – 136 Stilligarry.

LIMx: £980 – 11 Howmore : £770 – 136 Stilligarry : £730 – 15 Bornish, 3 Bunavullin, 10 Bornish & 377 South Boisdale : £720 – 9 Bornish & 11 Howmore : £710 – 11 Howmore & 342 North Boisdale : £700 – 342 North Boisdale.

SIMx: £700 – 1 Drimisdale.

TOP PRICES PER KILO

BULLOCKS

AAx: 249p – 348 North Boisdale : 248p – 324 North Boisdale : 238p(2) – 301/324 Kilpheder : 227p(8) – 19 Baleshare : 221p(2) – 8 Milton : 221p(3) – 19 Baleshare.

BAx: 227p – 6 Dunganachy.

CHARx: 261p – Karingeidha : 260p – 136 Stilligarry : 251p – Karingeidha : 238, 236p & 227p – 136 Stilligarry .

LIMx: 272p, 269p(2) & 268p(2) – 5 Dunganachy : 263p – 136 Stilligarry : 260p – 336B North Boisdale : 257p – 356 South Boisdale : 254p(2) – 5 Frobost : 250p – 3 Bunavullin : 248p – 9 Milton : 248p – 18 West Gerinish & 325 North Boisdale : 247p – 15 Ormiclate : 246p – 18 West Gerinish : 242p – 11 Howmore (2) & 15 Ormiclate : 241p – 2 Grimsay Island : 239p – 10 Bornish : 237p – 18 West Gerinish & 2 Grimsay Island : 234p – 15 Ormiclate : 232p – 9 Milton : 230p – 15 Bornish.

SALx: 252p(3) & 249p(2) – 6 Dunganichy.

SIMx: 255p – 22 Hacklet : 244p – 1 Drimisdale : 234p(2) & 232p – 6 Drimisdale.

HEIFERS

AAx: 241p & 231p – 8 Milton.

CHARx: 236p, 230p & 229p – 136 Stilligarry.

LIMx: 240p(2) – 5 Dunganachy : 237p – 11 Ormiclate & 342 North Boisdale : 235p – 3 Bunavullin : 234p – 15 Ormiclate : 232p – 2 Grimsay Island : 231p – 15 Ormiclate : 228p – 10 Bornish : 227p – 3 Bunavullin & 12 Ormiclate.

SIMx: 223p – 1 Drimisdale.

INCALF COW

£920 – 136 Stilligarry.

CAST COWS

£870 – 1 Ormiclate : £830 – 11 Ormiclate.