Caledonian Marts sale report

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Caledonian Marts had forward 1580 store lambs, breeding sheep and feeding ewes on Monday.

Store lambs were a steady trade throughout and more could have been sold to a large ringside of buyers.

Feeding Ewes would be slightly easier on the week.

Store Lambs sold to a top price of £70 for a cracking pen of Texels from D L Young, Finmont Farm, Kinglassie.

Leading lamb prices: Texel £66 Finmont, Cont £66 Willowbank, Suffolk X £65 Mosshead, Texel X £64 Meikle Seggie, Suffolk £63 Murrayshall, Mule £59 Meikle Seggie, BF £54 Culcreuch Hill, Chev £54 High Craigton. Breeding sheep: Roussin X Gimmers – £68 Monveda. Feeding ewes leading prices: Texel £52 Willowbank, Cross £49 Willowbank, Cross £47 Murrayshall, Chev £38 High Craigton, BF £35 Edentaggart.