Livestock Auctions


We’re a long established and trusted farmer owned co-operative right at the heart of the Scottish farming industry, with livestock auctions at the core of our business.

The business is commited to providing a comprehensive and highly efficient livestock marketing service for producers, based on the highest levels of integrity to satisfy the needs of both buyers and sellers.
 
With annual sales at Thainstone and Caithness in excess of £100 million selling around 300,000 sheep and 100,000 cattle. Our livestock sales are mainly commercial sales of Store, Breeding and Cull stock however we also hold special sales for Pedigree stock and Rare & Minority breeds. Aberdeen & Northern Marts’ auctions offer farmers an unrivalled opportunity to both showcase and sell high-quality livestock and source the very best livestock for their businesses.
 
Auction benefits
  • Trusted advice from our professional team ensuring the best returns for sellers
  • Marketing through press advertising, catalogues, website and social media
  • Guaranteed payment on day of sale
  • Competetive commission rates with commission caps
  • Excellent lairage facilities for stock, both before and after sale
  • Recognised excellence in welfare standards
  • Direct marketing – direct from farm to abattoir
  • Professional valuation services 
 
Sales Catalogues
Sales Diary
Sales Reports
Weekly Sales
Cattle Auctions
Sheep Auctions
Pedigree Sales
Rare & Minority Show and Sales

Upcoming

July 2021 - click to expand

Sale By Timed Online Auction Of Event Staging, Lighting & Audio Visual Equipment, Warehouse Shelving and Office Furniture

28/07/2021 - 10/08/2021
A-Line Group Limited, Unit 3, Mains of Tertowie, Kinellar, AB21 0TS,

August 2021 - click to expand


Special Sale of Store Cattle

06/08/2021
at Thainstone Centre, Inverurie. AB51 5XZ



Show & Sale of Half Breed & North County Cheviot Ewe Lambs, Sale of Store Lambs

16/08/2021 - 16/08/2021
Caithness Livestock Centre, Quoybrae, Watten, Wick, KW1 5UN


Sale of Store Cattle and Thainstone Spectacular Followed by Sale of Island Sheep

20/08/2021
at Thainstone Centre, Inverurie. AB51 5XZ

Lerwick - Sale of LAMBS & All Classes of Sheep

20/08/2021
at Lerwick, Shetland. ZE1 0NA


Sale of Island Sheep

27/08/2021
at Thainstone Centre, Inverurie. AB51 5XZ

Lerwick - Sale of LAMBS & All Classes of Sheep

27/08/2021
at Lerwick, Shetland. ZE1 0NA

Sale of Prime & Store Lambs, Feeding Ewes & Rams

30/08/2021 - 30/08/2021
Caithness Livestock Centre, Quoybrae, Watten, Wick, KW1 5UN

Rare Breed Sale

31/08/2021
at Thainstone Centre, Inverurie. AB51 5XZ

ONLINE Pedigree Ram Sale

31/08/2021
at Thainstone Centre, Inverurie. AB51 5XZ

September 2021 - click to expand



Lerwick - Sale of LAMBS & All Classes of Sheep

03/09/2021
at Lerwick, Shetland. ZE1 0NA

Anniversary Sale of Store Cattle Incorporating Sale of Aberdeen Angus & Native Breeds

06/09/2021 - 06/09/2021
Caithness Livestock Centre, Quoybrae, Watten, Wick, KW1 5UN


Sale of Breeding Cattle

08/09/2021
at Thainstone Centre, Inverurie. AB51 5XZ


Weekly Sale of Store Cattle and Sale of Island Sheep

10/09/2021
at Thainstone Centre, Inverurie. AB51 5XZ

Lerwick - Sale of LAMBS & All Classes of Sheep

10/09/2021
at Lerwick, Shetland. ZE1 0NA

Lerwick - Sale of LAMBS & All Classes of Sheep

11/09/2021
at Lerwick, Shetland. ZE1 0NA

Sale of Store & Prime Lambs

13/09/2021 - 13/09/2021
Caithness Livestock Centre, Quoybrae, Watten, Wick, KW1 5UN

Weekly Sale of Store, Breeding and Island Sheep

14/09/2021
at Thainstone Centre, Inverurie. AB51 5XZ


Sale of MV Accredited & Non Accredited Rams & Ram Lambs

16/09/2021 - 16/09/2021
Caithness Livestock Centre, Quoybrae, Watten, Wick, KW1 5UN

Lerwick - Sale of LAMBS & All Classes of Sheep

16/09/2021
at Lerwick, Shetland. ZE1 0NA

Lerwick - Sale of LAMBS & All Classes of Sheep

17/09/2021
at Lerwick, Shetland. ZE1 0NA

Sale of North County Cheviot Rams, Ram Lambs & Females. Sale of all classes of HISHA & Non HISHA Breeding Gimmers

17/09/2021 - 17/09/2021
Caithness Livestock Centre, Quoybrae, Watten, Wick, KW1 5UN


Lerwick - Sale of LAMBS & All Classes of Sheep

18/09/2021
at Lerwick, Shetland. ZE1 0NA

Sale of Breeding Sheep, Store Lambs & Feeding Sheep

20/09/2021 - 20/09/2021
Caithness Livestock Centre, Quoybrae, Watten, Wick, KW1 5UN

Thainstone Pedigree Ram Show and Sales

21/09/2021
at Thainstone Centre, Inverurie. AB51 5XZ

Weekly Sale of Store, Breeding and Island Sheep including Second Sale of Gimmers

22/09/2021
at Thainstone Centre, Inverurie. AB51 5XZ

Lerwick - Sale of LAMBS & All Classes of Sheep

22/09/2021
at Lerwick, Shetland. ZE1 0NA

Lerwick - Sale of Breeding Ewes & Gimmers

23/09/2021
at Lerwick, Shetland. ZE1 0NA



Lerwick - Sale of Breeding Ewe Lambs

24/09/2021
at Lerwick, Shetland. ZE1 0NA

Lerwick - FLOCK BOOK Show and Sale of Rams

25/09/2021
at Lerwick, Shetland. ZE1 0NA

Sale of Store Cattle

27/09/2021 - 27/09/2021
Caithness Livestock Centre, Quoybrae, Watten, Wick, Caithness, KW1 5UN

HISHA and Non-HISHA Sale of Store and Breeding Sheep

28/09/2021
at Kingussie Livestock Centre, Newtonmore.

Weekly Sale of Store, Breeding and Island Sheep

28/09/2021
at Thainstone Centre, Inverurie. AB51 5XZ

Annual Show and Sale of Breeding Cattle

29/09/2021
at Thainstone Centre, Inverurie. AB51 5XZ