Around the Markets – Thursday March 31

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Caledonian Marts LtdTuesday March 22
(Tuesday 22nd March 2022) Prime Hoggs, Ewes and Tups
at their Weekly Prime Stock Sale.
Handyweight types carrying meat looking sharper on the week with heavier and
leaner kinds harder to place.
Even with plenty of weighty hoggs forward for sale today an overall average of
248ppkg (+16p OTW) was achieved (SQQ 262ppkg)
Top price per head went jointly at £144 to Doune Farms for a 56kg Beltex and
again to DS & RC Taylor, Easter Ochtermuthill for a 51kg Beltex.
Top price per kilo went J M McDonald, Newbigging at 324ppkg for a very smart
38kg Beltex.
Other Leading Prices:-
Beltex 324p Newbigging; £123 Newbigging
Chev 243p Old Kirklane; £86 Old Kirklane
BF 255p Garrows; £88.50 Garrows
39.1kg – 45.5kg:
Texel 314p Newbigging; £132 Newbigging
Beltex 295p Easter Ochtermuthill; £128 Easter Ochtermuthill
Chev 304p West Thomaston; £121.50 West Thomaston
Cross 271p Graystale; £116 Newbigging
BF 250p Old Leckie; £103.50 Old Leckie
45.6kg – 52kg:
Beltex 282p Easter Ochtermuthill; £144 Easter Ochtermuthill
Texel 276p Letter; £134 Letter
Chev 248p West Thomaston; £117.50 West Thomaston
Suffolk 252p Newbigging; £117 Newbigging
52.1kg +:
Beltex 257p Doune Farms; £144 Doune Farms
Texel 250p Letter; £135 Letter
Continental 243p Dullomuir; £129 Dullomuir
Chev 267p West Thomaston; £117.50 West Thomaston
Cast Ewes and Tups still continue to sell at a strong trade. More required weekly
to fulfil demand.
Cast Ewes sold to a top price of £230 for a Texel Ewe from B Carruth, High
Cast Tups sold to a top price of £220 for a Texel from D Findlay, Pirnhall.
Other Leading Prices:
£230 High Auchensale
£222 Woodend
£210 Bankhead
£207 Ardgualich
£130 Bramble Cottage
£117 Woodend
£112 Pirnhall
£162 Ayton
£137 Woodend
£127 Pendreich
£151 Bankhead
Cast Tups
£220 Pirnhall
£200 Ardgualich
The next Sale of Prime Hoggs, Ewes and Tups will be on Tuesday 29th March
All Classes of Stock required on a weekly basis. Please contact;
Alastair Logan – 07713 342514
Oliver Shearman – 07730 046252
Nick North – 07493 758255
Gregor Hamilton – 07468 870467
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