Stirling – Aberdeen-Angus
Aberdeen Angus bulls sold to a top of 20,000gns at Stirling on Monday, with the 32 bulls averaging out at £4544, while 27 females averaged £4070 and sold to 11,000gns.
Below are the top priced lots, followed by a list of lots sold, prices buyers and a round up of the Weeton total herd sale… to view the full selection of pictures taken at the sale, or to purchase any, see our Photo Sales section.
Lot 2 – Balmachie Roderick N162, 2800gns to B and J MacKay, Skitten, Caithness.
Lot 5 – Logie Robroy N4116, 5000gns to D Jeary, Hawthorn Farm, Melton Constable, Norfolk.
Lot 6 – Balmachie Kingfisher N170, 2800gns to B and J MacKay, Skitten, Caithness.
Lot 10 – Keirsbeath King Kong, 3500gns JC Bell, Balneil, Fife.
Lot 11 – Hallington Levi P105, 20,000gns to J and I Porter, Castlewellan.
Lot 14 – Tonley Elijah P017, 2800gns to W and R Murdoch, Murroch, Dumbarton.
Lot 16 – Moncur Fergus P226, 2200gns G Willox, Meikle, Pitinnan, Old Meldrum.
Lot 17 – Moncur Justin Eric P227, 2200gns to Parbroath Farm, Cupar, Fife.
Lot 18 – Baillieston Lieutenant P948, 3000gns to D and M MacAuley, Braendam, Thornhill, Stirling.
Lot 19 – Moncur Jason Eric P230, 2200gns to Parbroath Farm, Cupar, Fife.
Lot 21 – Jerusalem Lord Hansard P289, 4000gns to J McCorkin, Macharioch, Cambelltown.
Lot 25 – Retanach Pablo P739, 5000gns to G Cormack, Wester Dunnet, Caithness.
Lot 28 – Mosston Muir Edwin P344, 5200gns to MJ MacTaggart, Uiskentuie, Islay.
Lot 29 – Cairton Panchaud P364, 3500gns to RM Ramsay, Fearns Farm, Alloa.
Lot 33 – Raddery Julius Eric P158, 3000gns to J and DL Picken, Milton Farm, Kirkcudbright.
Lot 34 – Drumhill Ernie P123, 2200gns to JS Shaw, West Lethans, Saline, Dunfermline.
Lot 35 – Linton Gilbertines Drago P848, 6000gns to UM and RJ Venner, Woodington, Tiverton, Devon.
Lot 37 – Woodvale Mr Atlantic P666, 4200gns to G and J Archibald, Craigens, Gruinart, Islay.
Lot 38 – Idvies Euxeno P639, 2600gns to Southpickenham Farm Estate Office.
Lot 39 – Blelack Tommy P278, 4000gns to Garvald, Haddington, East Lothian.
Lot 40 – Tonley El Diablo P031, 4000gns to J and S Garrioch, Rivestone, Kinnoir, Huntly.
Lot 41 – Idvies Eugin P641, 2400gns to R Moscrop, Border Rigg, Bewcastle, Carlisle.
Lot 42 – Blelack Everst P300, 7000gns to Carskiey Estate, Campbeltown.
Lot 43 – Tonley Ballack P034, 2800gns to N and D Austin Ltd, Boreland of Girthon, Castle Douglas.
Lot 45 – Gretnahouse Fineman P677, 4200gns to Langraw Farm, St Andrews.
Lot 46 – Haughton Essoteric P110, 3500gns to T Millar and Sons, Ballanan, Ringford, Dumfries.
Lot 47 – Idvies Eugene P646, 3000gns to D Rattray, West Park, Auchterader.
Lot 48 – Linton Gilbertines Bold Ruler P855, 5500gns to M Haistead, Meadowbrook Farm, Little Melton, Norwich.
Lot 51 – Blelack Bluey P348, 7000gns to D Walker, Galcantray, Cawdor, Nairn.
Lot 52 – McCornick Evicii P005, 4800gns to R and J Kerr, Balegreggan, Campbeltown.
Lot 53 – Kincardine Castle Panther P033, 2800gns to WS Agnew, Balwherrie, Leswalt, Stranraer.
Lot 57 – McCornick Kick Off P034, 2800gns to J Cambell, Dinnans, Whithorn, Newton Stewart.
Lot 59 – Mosston Muir Edwin P348, 4200gns to M Ward and Sons, West Mains, Carwath.
Weeton – Total Herd Sale
John Loftus’ Weeton total herd sale attracted plenty of attention, selling to a top of 18,000gns for the eight-year-old cow, Blelack Eyrie G197, a Nightingale Ernie B133 daughter which was originally bought at the Blelack sale in 2012 for the record price of 32,000gns. Out of Eyrie X23 of Blelack, she sold with her Peter Pershore-sired heifer calf at foot, Weeton Eyrie R471, to Donald Rankin for his Kilmaluag herd, on the Isle of Skye.
Overal, 28 cows and calves averaged £6484; four calves averaged £5985; 16 in-calf cows at £2625; 24 in-calf heifers at £3605; and 11 bulls levelled at £3551.