Sale Report: ANM, Thainstone Mart – Spring Sale of Organic Store Cattle
Aberdeen & Northern Marts, held their annual Spring sale of Organic store Cattle at Thainstone Mart on Friday 20th April comprising of 57 organic cattle.
“A very useful show of good natural grazers met a fast selling trade.”
Organic Store Cattle
Organic Bullocks (43) averaged 243.9p to 297.4p per kg and £1,295 gross.
Organic Heifers (14) averaged 214p to 241.9p per kg and £1,040 gross.
Organic Bullocks (43) averaged 243.9p to 297.4p per kg for a pen of Five 306kg Charolais from Auchmacleddie, Strichen and £1,295 gross for a 578kg British Shorthorn from Upper Wheedlemont, Rhynie.
Organic Heifers (14) averaged 214p to 241.9p per kg and £1,040 gross for a 430kg Aberdeen Angus from Culfoichmore, Grantown On Spey.
Leading prices per head
Organic Bullocks up to 350kg – Auchmacleddie £920. 351-400kg – Auchmacleddie £1,060, 292.8p. 401-450kg – Culfoichmore £1,110, 252.3p. 551-600kg – Upper Wheedlemont, 224p.
Organic Heifers up to 350kg – Auchmacleddie £800, 232.6p. 351-400kg – Upper Wheedlemont £810, Auchmacleddie 211.9p.
Full sale report available at Aberdeen & Northern Marts website