Forward for sale on Monday 30 August 2021 were 12 Prime Cattle, 2 OTM Cattle, 547 Prime Lambs, 7 Store Lambs and 219 Cast Sheep.
Prime Cattle sold to 254p/kg or a Charolais Heifer scaling 570 kilos from J & R Stanger, South Seatter, Sandwick, realising £1447.80 purchased by Donaldsons Butchers.
OTHER PRIME STEERS
South Seatter, Sandwick 650 kilos £1586 244p/kg
OTHER PRIME HEIFERS
Warthill, Holm 705 kilos £1635.60 232p/kg
Campston, Toab 570 kilos £1339.50 235p/kg
OTM Cattle sold to 163.2p/kg for a Shorthorn cow scaling 815 kilos from T & ES Gullion, Warthill, Holm realising £1330.
A Shorthorn Bull scaling 1135kg from Stevenson, Bridgend, Orphir sold at £1260.
Following the cattle were 547 Prime Lambs, 7 Store Lambs and 219 Cast Sheep.
Prime Lambs averaged 223.9p/kg (+4.8p)
SQQ Lambs averaged 225.5 p/kg (+7.1p)
Lambs per head averaged £106.48 (+£5.92)
Prime lambs sold to 238.6p/kg for a pen of 4 Charolias X from Sinclair, Appieteen, Sandwick realising £120.50 per head.
OTHER LAMB PRICES
Biggings, Rendall 43.4kg £103.50 238.5p/kg Tex
Nistigar, Westray 44.1kg £104.00 235.8p/kg Tex
Withaquoy, Holm 50kg £117.50 235p/kg Tex
Bogie House, Evie 38kg £89.00 £234.2p/kg Blue Tex
Nearhouse, Tankerness 44kg £103.00 234.1 Char
The Smiddy, Stronsay 44kg £102.00 231.1p/kg Chev
Heavier lambs sold to £127 for a 60kg Texel from Norquay, Braehead, South Ronaldsay.
OTHER PRICES PER HEAD
Tuquoy, Westray 55kg £120 Tex
Withaquoy, Holm 55kg £119 Tex
Knockhall, South Ronaldsay 64kg £119 Chev
Biggings, Rendall 51kg £118 Tex
Nearhouse, Tankerness 51.5kg £118 Tex
Cast Sheep averaged £82.80 and sold to £180 for a Texel Ewe from Feolquoy, Evie.
OTHER CAST SHEEP
Charleston, Papay Westray £148 Tex
Clairness, Sandwick £149 Tex
Feolquoy, Evie £144 Tex
Knowe, Sanday £134 Tex
Vetquoy Farms, Sandwick £135 Suf