Stirling – Aberdeen-Angus
Aberdeen-Angus bulls met an 80% clearance at Stirling, with 61 selling to average £5737 (+£674 on the year). Trade peaked at 22,000gns for Linton Gilbertines Powerhouse T169, which went to Holystone Farms, Morpeth.
Females also peaked at 22,000gns for Moncur Laura which, a heifer which was part of the Taylor family’s Moncur dispersal. She sold to the Idvies herd. Overall, 24 cows with calves at foot levelled at £3194, with three heifer calves averaging £1908 and 12 in-calf heifers averaging out at £4244. There was also a maiden heifer at 6000gns.
At the Schivas dispersal, top price was 18,000gns, for the heifer Schivas Morning Princess S430, which was knocked down to Messrs Doyle, Cookstown, Northern Ireland. A total of 45 cows with calves at foot averaged £3824, with 17 heifers with calves at foot levelling at £3743, seven in-calf heifers averaging £5760 and 20 maiden heifers levelled out at £1964.
Below are pictures of the top priced lots, followed by a list of bull prices and buyers. To view the full selection of photographs taken, see our Photo Sales section.
Lot 1 – Wedderlie Farntastic N820, 2200gns to RA Austin, Boreland of Girthon, Gatehouse of Fleet.
Lot 2 – Newton-Struthers Evo S252, 2600gns to B & J Mackay, Skitten, Wick.
Lot 4 – Haymount Ghostbuster S728, 2900gns to DA Russell, Whitehill, Howwood.
Lot 5 – Haymount Gunrunner S733, 3800gns to GM Gordon & Son, Kirkside, Banff.
Lot 9 – Weeton Rogue S497, 6000gns to FT Walton, Flotterton, Thropton & MJ Dixon, The Stobbs, Rochester.
Lot 11 – Rulesmains Egbert T872, 10,000gns to HW Sclater, Denhead Farms, Turriff.
Lot 14 – Wyddial Blackboris T153, 3500gns to DC Smith, Cloffrickford, Auchnagatt.
Lot 16 – Kilmaluag Eriskay T203, 14,000gns to NF Massie & Sons, Blelack, Dinnet.
Lot 18 – Lorabar Mr Barisalman T813, 3000gns to J Simpson, Mid St Colmack Farm, Rothesay.
Lot 20 – Westdrums Editor T182, 2000gns to P Tomlinson & Son, Sunnyside Farm, Knitsley.
Lot 23 – Logie Explosion T738, 3500gns to B & J Mackay, Skitten, Wick.
Lot 24 – Logie Benefactor T739, 5200gns to J Innes & Sons, Dunscroft, Huntly.
Lot 25 – Liley Gamble T255, 5000gns to Glenapp Estate, Ballantrae.
Lot 26 – Rosemead Earl Samson T866, 3500gns to J Steele & Son, Walston Mill Farm, Carnwath.
Lot 27 – Kilmallie Boss Man T005, 2500gns to B & J Mackay.
Lot 28 – Rulesmains Pacman T895, 5000gns to R Neill & Partners, Upper Nisbet, Jedburgh.
Lot 31 – Dunn Proud Julius T001, 2500gns to JG & J Gordon, Upper Delliefure, Grantown on Spey.
Lot 32 – Raddery Esprit T205, 7500gns to J McCorkindale & Son, Macharioch, Campbeltown.
Lot 34 – Strathinver Master Bentley T037, 5000gns to WSL Muir, Upper Onston, Orkney.
Lot 37 – Schivas Extra T514, 1500gns to N Gillanders, Newfield, Hatton.
Lot 43 – Thrunton Reiver T936, 5200gns to AJ & T Snaith, Great Tosson, Thropton.
Lot 44 – Tonley Vidal T368, 4500gns to WSL Muir.
Lot 45 – Schivas Empire T532, 1800gns to JHD Fanshawe, Oake Farm, Naseby.
Lot 46 – Wolflaw Edwin T690, 2600gns to CW Carrick, Easter Littleward, Thornhill.
Lot 47 – Schivas Black Pearl T535, 2500gns to R & C Rettie, Methven, Perth.
Lot 48 – Rosebrough Baldemar T010, 3000gns to B & J Mackay.
Lot 52 – Duncanziemere Jason T223, 5500gns to DC Moss & Son, Glebe Farm, Gotham.
Lot 55 – Linton Gilbertines Deniro T134, 3500gns to J Jerman, Rhumbrongelly, Powys.
Lot 59 – Tynet Dynamite T032, 2800gns to J & J Reid, Sevenacres Mains, Kilwinning.
Lot 61 – Linton Gilbertines Blackening T146, 5000gns to Messrs Sinclair, Orkney.
Lot 63 – Tonley Equidor T383, 3800gns to Newton Farms, Craigellachie, Aberlour.
Lot 64 – Duncanziemere Judge T228, 6200gns to M Haistead, Meadow Brook Farm, Little Melton.
Lot 65 – Idvies Ernold T781, 2800gns to G Willox, Meikle Pitinnan, Old Meldrum.
Lot 66 – Shawtonhill Ernie T612, 4200gns to W Nicol, Westerton Farm, Bankfoot.
Lot 67 – Eilean Extra T115, 7500gns to R & J Johnston, Hewan, Orkney.
Lot 69 – Idvies Proud Pedro T783, 3000gns to J Lawrie, Ransfield Farm, Ratho.
Lot 70 – Linton Gilbertines Felix T152, 5000gns to J Maxwell & Son, Halket Leathes Farm, Castle Douglas.
Lot 72 – Tonley Empire T385, 5000gns to J & J Pattullo, Sandyford, Kirriemuir.
Lot 73 – Tynet Pegasus T033, 13,000gns to HM Tilson, Wedderlie, Gordon.
Lot 75 – Moncur Jester Eric T310, 6000gns to AJR Fasteners Ltd, Milton of Collieston, Ellon.
Lot 76 – Cairnton Blackbeard T420, 12,500gns to D Lindsay, Baldovie, Kingoldrum, Kirriemuir.
Lot 79 – Cairnton Kinetic T421, 3000gns to J & J Munn, Wester Auchencarroch, Alexandria.
Lot 80 – Linton Gilbertines Powerhouse T169, 22,000gns to Holystone Farms, Sharpeton, Morpeth.
Lot 82 – McCornick Everardo T354, 4000gns to R & J Kerr, Balegreggan, Campbeltown.
Lot 84 – Logan Bar Elevator T115, 4500gns to T Millar & Son, Ballanan Farm, Ringford.
Lot 85 – McCornick Evening Express T379, 11,000gns to T & J Elliot, Blackhaugh, Clovenfords.
Lot 86 – Shawtonhill Egor T617, 5000gns to AG Mellor, Lower House Farm, Sutton.
Lot 87 – Cairnton Elecutionist T425, 5800gns to Messrs Rendall & Son, Holland Farm, Papa Westray.
Lot 88 – Duncanziemere Empire T251, 6200gns to T Millar & Son, Ballanan Farm, Ringford.
Lot 90 – Drumdow Pearlstone T296, 4000gns to J Harkness, Netherhall Farm, Kirkmahoe, Dumfries.
To view the full selection of photographs taken, see our Photo Sales section.