A Texel gimmer from Robbie Wilson’s Milnbank flock led the way at the Highland Ladies sale at Dingwall and Highland Marts.
Dingwall and Highland Marts
A new centre record price for a North Country Cheviot ram was achieved at Dingwall Mart when a two-shear from Martyn Cook’s Dorrery flock sold for £10,500.
Gimmers and ewe lambs met a steady trade from start to finish at the Highland Mule Breeders’ Association’s annual show and sale at Dingwall & Highland Marts’ Dingwall centre yesterday.
Large volumes of grass in all corners of the country were again in the industry’s favour at Dingwall and Highland Marts’ first major store lamb sale of the season.
Beef Shorthorns being dispersed from the Anderson family’s Smallburn pedigree herd near Elgin peaked at 5,800gn for a cow-and-calf outfit at Dingwall Mart.
Pedigree bulls reached a top price of 4,000gn at Dingwall and Highland Marts’ annual show and sale of bulls.
A Limousin cross bullock was crowned cream of the crop at the 15th anniversary show and sale of store cattle at Dingwall.
Dingwall and Highland Marts is preparing to host its annual show and sale of bulls next week.
A record entry of hill type North Country Cheviot rams will go under the hammer at Dingwall Mart next week.
More than 1,500 cattle are set to go under the hammer at Dingwall Mart's anniversary show and sale of store cattle next week.
Dingwall and Highland Marts is expanding its yard to accommodate the growing interest in its machinery sales.
North Country Hill Cheviot rams met a flying trade at Dingwall Mart.
More than 1,000 rams will go under the hammer at auctions in the north and north-east next week.
More than 40,000 lambs are set to go under the hammer at sales in the north over the next two weeks.
A 21-month-old Charolais cross heifer was crowned supreme champion at the anniversary show and sale of store cattle at Dingwall yesterday.
A low-input, easy-to-manage beef system is the name of the game for Stewart Whiteford.