Wednesday, 29th October, 2014
Sale Date: Wed 29 October
Lawrie & Symington had forward 23 Cattle and 1205 Prime and Cast sheep comprising 901 Prime Sheep and 304 Cast Ewes and Rams.
Bullocks (8) averaged 224p or £1439.48 and Heifers (8) averaged 253.8p or £1491.15.
Top Price in the cattle ring was 272p for a Lim X BB Heifer consigned by Craignathro Farms Ltd.
Top Prices per kg. –
Heifers (Lightweight) –
Lim. 264p & 256p Craignathro; Cont. 260p Nether Myres; Lim.X BB 272p Craignathro; BP 268p West Bog.
Heifers (Heavyweight) –
Lim. 236p Craignathro; Cont. 246p Nether Myres; Lim.X 228p West Bog.
Top Prices per head -
BB X Lim. £1588.48 Craignathro; Lim. £1565.52 Craignathro; Cont. £1551.72 West Bog; BP £1538.56 Craignathro.
Bullocks (Heavyweight) -
Lim. 224p (twice) Todhall and 222p Todhall.
Bullocks (Lightweight) –
Cont. 254p (twice) and 252p Nether Myres; Sim. X 206p Denmark.
Young Bulls –
AA 162p Denmark
Cast Cows (6) ave. 102.6p or £781.67
Short. £930 and £890 Craigeassie; AA £800 Wolflaw
Cast Bulls sold to £1030 or 110.6p from Wolflaw
Prime Lambs (901) averaged 150.9p per kilo or £67.16 a head (plus 3.9p) on the week. Average weight was 45.1kg. Prime Lambs sold to a top of 178.1p for a pen of Texel Cross Lambs from Anne Stanley, Foodie Farm.
Top Prices per head –
Tex. £94 Hallhill; Beltex £87 Hallhill; Dutch Texel £84 Mains of Dalrulzion; Cont. £83 Hallhill; Char. £80 Mains of Dalrulzion; Rouge £79.50 Hallhill; Suff. £79 Mains of Dalrulzion; Down £76 Little Raith.
Top Prices per kg –
Tex. 178.1p Foodie; Beltex 176.8p Mains of Dalrulzion; Dutch Texel 173.8p Blinkbonny; Cont. 171.4p Shandford; Char. 170.7p Baltanterach (Dinnet); Rouge 169.1p Blinkbonny; Suff. 168.9p Mains of Dalrulzion; Down 167.9p Blinkbonny.
A Great Show of Heavy Ewes forward today making this centre one of the dearest all week.
Light Ewes (94) averaged £50.20. Heavy Ewes (193) averaged £74.90
Tex. £101 Nether Pratis; Cont. £100 Balgersho; H.B. £100 & £98 Hallhill; Char. £99 Foodie; Dutch Texel £98 Hole ‘O’ Clean; Down £96 Hole ‘O’ Clean; Mule £72 Shandford; X £65 Kirkton of Lundie; Chev. £60 Kinrive; Scotch Blackface £50 Ashmore, £49 Newton of Crathie.
Cast Rams –
Char. £91 Kirkton of Lundie; Texel £90 Hallhill