Sale Report: ANM, Thainstone Mart – Autumn Sale of Organic Store Cattle
Aberdeen & Northern Marts, held their annual Autumn sale of Organic store Cattle at Thainstone Mart on Friday 5th October comprising of 179 organic cattle.
Quality store cattle sharper on the week, but plainer weathered cattle harder to cash.
Organic Bullocks (100) averaged 203.7p and sold to 233.3p per kg for a pen of three 360kg Simmental crosses from Glenrinnes Estate, Dufftown and £1,240 gross for a 580kg Aberdeen Angus from Culfoichmore, Grantown on Spey.
Organic Heifers (79) averaged 196.8p and sold to 223.8p per kg for a 362kg Saler cross from Glenrinnes and £1,280 gross for a 658kg for an Aberdeen Angus from Murtle Farm, Bieldside.
Organic bullocks up to 350kg – New Holland, Holm £715, 207.8p; 351-400kg – Auchmacleddie, Strichen £880, 220p; 401-450kg – Mosshead, Kemnay £920, Auchmacleddie 218p; 451-500kg – Upper Wheedlemont, Rhynie £1,030, Culfoichmore 220.3p.
Organic heifers up to up to 350kg – New Holland £690, 203p; 351-400kg – Glenrinnes Estate £810, 213.1p; 401-450kg- Glenrinnes Estate £910, 206.8p; 451-500kg – Genrinnes Estate £1,010, 207p; 501-550kg- Glenrinnes Estate £1,100, 212.4p.
Full sale report available at ANM Thainstone.