Christmas Show & Sale of...

Christmas Show & Sale of Prime Cattle

Lawrie & Symington held their Christmas Show & Sale of Prime Cattle. The Championship this year was awarded to a 550kg homebred Lim hfr from Mr R. Hamilton, Mid Shawtonhill, Chapelton and realised 500p per kg or £3,780 and was purchased by the judge Alan Elliot Butchers, Lanark. The Reserve Championship was awarded to a 542kg British Blue hfr from T. Taylor, Heatheryhall, Thankerton and realised 380p per kg or £2,060 and was purchased by S. Collins & Sons Butchers, Muirhead. 41 show cattle averaged 266.6p per kg.

Class 1 Lim blk – 1. Brockwoodlees 275p, 2. Addiewell 258p, 3. Brockwoodlees 240p. Class 2 – British Blue blk – 1. Brockwoodlees 242p, 2. Nether Abington. Class 3 – Charolais blk – 1. Hillridge 230p. Class 5 – Lim hfr – 1. Mid Shawtonhill 500p, 2. Brockwoodlees 288p, 3. Heatheryhall 280p. Class 6 – British Blue hfr – 1. Heatheryhall 380p, 2. Straven House 274p,  3. Brockwoodlees 278p. Class 7 – 1 Straven House 278p, 2. Dreva 248p, 3. Dreva 235p. Class 8 – Any other Cont. – 1. Heatheryhall 252p, 2 Brockwoodlees 270p. Class 9 – Native Breed – 1. Brockwoodlees 280p, 2. Lonsdale 188p, 3. Lonsdale 182p, Class 10 - Young Farmers – 1. Brockwoodlees 292p, 2. Brockwoodlees 260p, 3. Gateside 262p.