Lanark News

Rare tractor sale harvests interest from a global audience


A sale of vintage machinery and rare tractors being held by Lawrie & Symington on September 16 has attracted the attention of buyers from as far afield as North America.   Scotland’s premier agricultural auctioneers have received a surge of advance inquiries about the unique sale, which will be... Read More »

SATURDAY 16TH SEPTEMBER - VINTAGE AUCTION


All details and catalogues are now available to download via the link to our website for the Vintage Auction on Saturday 16th September. Sale to commence at 10.00am with the Implements, followed by a 2nd Auctioneer at 11.00am for the Ring Items. A Buyer's Registration and Buyer's Premium will apply. Read More »

Lanark charity ball raises £5,000 in fight against cancer


Lanark charity ball raises £5,000 in fight against cancer   A team of fundraisers led by former Scotland and Celtic goalkeeper Rab Douglas have added an outstanding £5,000 to the total raised for the Beatson Cancer Charity on behalf of their late friend Gordon Cowan.   The charity ball took place... Read More »

FRIDAY 29TH SEPTEMBER - SHOW & SALE OF BLACKFACE & CHEVIOTS


Special show and sale of Blackface Wedder lambs (In conjunction with Livestock Marketing (Borders) Ltd) (For Borders and Lothain Branch & Lanark and Peebles Branch. Show kindly sponsored by BSBA. Also show and sale of Cheviot Wedder lambs for G Clark,Wellheads Farm. Trophy also for all classes of... Read More »

Monday 4th September Averages


2669 Lbs av 175.1 1510 SQQ (38-44) av 175.2 805 ewes av 58.81 7 Dairy Prime Cattle av 152.1 19 Beef Prime Cattle av 236.1 40 Beef Cows av 130p 36 Dairy Cows av 109p 4 Cast Bulls av 110p Read More »

FOR SALE PRIVATELY


15 Limousin X British Friesian Bulling Heifers. 25 Stock Cows, due to Calf September/October to a Limousin Bull.   For more information and details, please contact Primrose Beaton on 07717 503841. Read More »

FORTHCOMING PEDIGREE SHEEP SHOWS & SALES


Catalogues and Details are now available to download for forthcoming Pedigree Ram and Female Sales.   Wednesday 6th September - Sale of 7,000 Blackface Ewe Lambs. Thursday 7th September - On Farm Ram Sale of 60 Rams at Brotherston Farm, Melrose. Friday 8th September - Kelso Ram Sales. Wednesday... Read More »

Monday 28th August 2017 Averages


4025 Lbs av 190.1p 2867 SQQ Lbs av 192.3p 961 Cast Sheep av £60.89 5 Dairy Prime Cattle av 151.7 30 Beef Prime Cattle av 236.8 40 Beef Cows av 134p 46 Dairy Cows av 112p 1 Cast Bulls av 125p Read More »

***4,000 BREEDING SHEEP AT LANARK*** - TUESDAY 29TH AUGUST


4,000 Breeding Sheep at Lanark on Tuesday 29th August, at 10.30am. Comprising of 1,200 Scotch Mule; Texel; and Suffolk X Ewes; 1,600 Scotch Mule; Texel; and Cheviot Mule Gimmers; and 1,400 Scotch Mule Ewe Lambs.  http://www.lawrieandsymi... Read More »

Monday 14th August 2017 Averages


2630 Lbs av 195.0 1783 SQQ Lbs av 197.6 1002 Cast Sheep av £62.18 14 Dairy Prime Cattle av 144.3 17 Beef Prime Cattle av 240.9 24 Beef Cows av 135 52 Dairy Cows av 115 2 Cast Bulls av  125p Read More »