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The Oban Times - - Farming -

– United Auc­tions had a to­tal clear­ance at their Is­lay sale of store cat­tle on Satur­day April 8, when they had a cat­a­logued en­try of 723 head. Bul­locks rose £40.48 per head or 21.6 pence per kilo on the year while heifers recorded a rise of £47.43 per head or 19.9 pence per kilo. Bul­locks lev­elled out at £ 872.53 per head or 241.83 pence per kilo while heifers sold to av­er­age £787.59 per head or 231.75 per kilo. Mr Carmichael, Coil­l­abus, led the top priced bul­locks per head at £1330 for Li­mousin crosses while the Los­sit con­sign­ment led the kilo prices in this sec­tion at 285 pence. Li­mousin heifers from Coil­l­abus again led the prices per head at £1110 while Tal­lant toped this sec­tion per kilo for Charo­lais crosses at 276 pence. Prin­ci­pal lots and prices. Bul­locks. AAx: £1100(8) and £1040(9) – Craigens : £1030(7) – Bal­li­martin : £1010(5) – Craigens : £1000(7) – Craigens : £980(10) – Oc­to­more : £970(9) – Craigens : £940(19) – Craigens : £900 – Craig­fad and Tal­lant(2). BRBx: £1080(2), £1000(2) and £900(2) – Sun­der­land. CHARx: £940 – Carrabus : £900(11) – Craig­fad. LIMx: £1330 – Coil­l­abus (Carmichael) : £1060 and £1030(4) – Kilchiaran : £1020(2) – Los­sit : £1010(2) – Kilchiaran : £1000 – Is­land(2), Craig­fad and Bal­li­martin(7) : £980(5) and £970 – Los­sit : £970 – Kilchiaran (11) and Bal­li­martin(4) : £960(8) – Los­sit : £950 Cor­rary and Is­land : £920 – Cor­rary, Bal­li­martin(2) and Is­land(9) : £910 – Cor­rary. LUINGx: £ 820 – Duich. SHx: £730 – Kilchiaran. SIMx: £950(7) – Is­land : £940(2) – Cor­rary : £ 880(10) – Kilchiaran. Heifers AAx: £950 – Bry­bruich : £950(5) – Oc­to­more. BRBx: £940 – Sun­der­land. CHARx: £ 830(4) – Is­land : £ 800(6) – Craig­fad. LIMx: £1110 – Coil­l­abus (Carmichael) : £1020 – Kilchiaran and Coil­l­abus(2) : £980 – Coil­l­abus : £960 – Cor­rary, Bal­li­martin(3), Coil­l­abus and Los­sit : £950(3) – Los­sit : £930 – Los­sit(9) and Kilchiaran(5). SIMx: £ 890(2) and £ 860 – Cladville. Top prices per kilo. Bul­locks. AAx: 271p(2) – Tal­lant : 261p(10) – Oc­to­more : 253p(9) – Craigens : 249p(19) – Oc­to­more : 249p(2) – Tal­lant : 247p – Ard­far­nal : 246p(6) – Craigens : 245p - Craig­fad. BRBx: 255p(2) – Sun­der­land. CHARx: 277p(4) – Carrabus : 275p(4) – Craig­fad : 251p – Carrabus : 249p(3) – Manse­field : 245p(11) - Craig­fad : 245p – Carrabus. LIMx: 285p – Los­sit : 279p(5) and 273p(3) – Carrabus : 272p(7) – Duich : 270p – Is­land(5) and Tal­lant : 263p(4) – Carrabus : 256p(2) – Craig­fad : 255p(9) – Is­land : 252p(2) and 251p(7) – Bal­li­martin : 251p(8) - Los­sit : 250p(11) – Kilchiaran : 249p(6) – Bal­ly­chat­tri­gan : 244p(5) – Cor­rary : 243p – Los­sit : 243p(2) and 242p(5) – Kilchiaran : 241p – Kil­bride(4) and Kilchiaran(4) : 240p – Bal­li­martin(4) and Duich(13). LUINGx: 240p – Duich : 237p(2) – Bal­ly­chat­tri­gan. SHx: 231p(6) – Kilchiaran. SIMx: 260p(5) – Cor­rary : 255p(6) – Kilchiaran : 254p(2) – Cor­rary : 240p(6) – Cladville. BG 279p and 277p – Carrabus. Heifers AAx: 246p(12), 244p(4) and 238p(2) – Oc­to­more : 232p – Tal­lant : 230p(5) – Craigens. BRBx: 227p – Sun­der­land. CHARx: 276p(2) – Tal­lant : 259p(3) and 257p – Carrabus : 251p(2) and 250p(2) – Manse­field : 241p(4) – Is­land : 240p(3) – Craigens : 239p and 236p(6) – Craig­fad : 236p – Carrabus. LIMx: 274p(6) – Duich : 259p – Carrabus : 256p(7) – Los­sit : 250p – Gle­negedale Lotts : 249p(3) – Is­land : 248p – Manse­field : 245p – Tal­lant(3) and Kil­bride(5) : 244p – Tal­lant(3) and Bal­ly­chat­tri­gan(2) : 242p(13) – Duich : 241p – Cor­rary and Is­land(7) : 239p(5) – Craig­fad : 238p – Gle­negedale Lotts : 237p – Kil­bride : 236p – Bal­ly­chat­tri­gan(5) and Cor­rary(3). SIMx: 252p(5) – Cor­rary : 237p – Kil­bride. BG: 259p – Carrabus.

There was a to­tal clear­ance of stock at Is­lay’s re­cent sale.

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