Farmers Markets: Ayr

AYR

MONDAY 18th MAY

1323 Prime and Cast Sheep sold

138 Spring Lambs forward still proving difficult to move, 94 SQQ Lambs averaged 202p/kg and the 44 Heavyweight Lambs averaged 190.1p/kg overall for 1381 sold 197.8p/kg. Top price per head of £105 was paid for Heavyweight Beltex from J Kennedy, Lyonston whilst top price per kilo or 216.3p/kg was paid for Texels from Messrs Boreland, Low Castleton.

Leading Prices (per head):

Beltex: £105 Lyonston Sfk: £97 Balminnoch £94 Craigalbert £90 Laigh Langcraig £90 £87.50 (x2) Almont Texel: £96 £94 £93 Low Castleton £86 Laigh Langcraig Char: £92 £86 St Murray

Leading Prices (per kilo):

Beltex: 210p Lyonston 206.1p Mid Brockloch Sfk: 214.3p 210p 208.3p (x2) Almont Texel: 216.3p 213.6p Low Castleton Char: 207.3p 205p 202.5p Redding

512 Hoggets sold averaged 161.4p/kg peaking at £86 for Heavyweight Beltex from M/s Stevenson, Balcaimie and to 183.3p/kg for Texels from M/s Currie, Westlands

Leading Prices (per head):

Beltex: £86 £81 Balcaimie £83 £80 Knockbreck Texel: £85.50 Knockgerran £83 £80.50 Balcaimie Sfk: £83 Knockbreck £80 (x2) Roan Cross: £80 Knockgerran & Outerwoods Bf: £76.50 Knockgerran

AYR

MONDAY 18th MAY

1323 Prime and Cast Sheep sold

138 Spring Lambs forward still proving difficult to move, 94 SQQ Lambs averaged 202p/kg and the 44 Heavyweight Lambs averaged 190.1p/kg overall for 1381 sold 197.8p/kg. Top price per head of £105 was paid for Heavyweight Beltex from J Kennedy, Lyonston whilst top price per kilo or 216.3p/kg was paid for Texels from Messrs Boreland, Low Castleton.

Leading Prices (per head):

Beltex: £105 Lyonston Sfk: £97 Balminnoch £94 Craigalbert £90 Laigh Langcraig £90 £87.50 (x2) Almont Texel: £96 £94 £93 Low Castleton £86 Laigh Langcraig Char: £92 £86 St Murray

Leading Prices (per kilo):

Beltex: 210p Lyonston 206.1p Mid Brockloch Sfk: 214.3p 210p 208.3p (x2) Almont Texel: 216.3p 213.6p Low Castleton Char: 207.3p 205p 202.5p Redding

512 Hoggets sold averaged 161.4p/kg peaking at £86 for Heavyweight Beltex from M/s Stevenson, Balcaimie and to 183.3p/kg for Texels from M/s Currie, Westlands

Leading Prices (per head):

Beltex: £86 £81 Balcaimie £83 £80 Knockbreck Texel: £85.50 Knockgerran £83 £80.50 Balcaimie Sfk: £83 Knockbreck £80 (x2) Roan Cross: £80 Knockgerran & Outerwoods Bf: £76.50 Knockgerran