Store champ sells for £1,200 at Caithness sale

Champion at the Aberdeen and Northern Marts September store cattle show and sale at the Caithness Livestock Centre, Quoybrae was David Kennedy.

Champion - edited.jpgMr Kennedy, of Tresdale, Canisbay, took the title with a 15-month-old 586kg Limousin heifer, which sold for £1,200 to David Brown, Burnside of Dipple, Fochabers, Moray.

In the event, a total of 1,374 cattle were sold. Bullocks (764), averaged 200.8p per kg (+15.1p on the year) and sold to £1,340. Heifers (610) averaged 189.3p per kg (+9.3p) and sold to £1,250.