Monday 8th January 2018
A top price of 253p per kg was realised for a 528kg Limousin Heifer from R & M Struthers, Collielaw Farm, Kilncadzow, and purchased by Allan Elliott Butchers, Lanark. Butchers cattle sold to average 246.4p per kg. LIM Blks: 248p Calla, 214p Westtown. FRIES Blks: 157p Millhill, 155.5p Westtown. LIM Hfrs (Heavy): 251p Collielaw, 250p Brockwoodlees, 249p Stravenhouse, 236p Hill, 234p Auchenstarry. (Light): 253p Collielaw, 250p Stravenhouse, 250p Brockwoodlees, 248p Calla, 248p Hill, 242p Howburn, 233p Auchenstarry. BB: 248p Brockwoodlees. Young Bulls SIM: 208p Skirling Craigs.
Also forward were 128 Cast Cows & Bulls. AA cow sold to £1335 from Messrs Mitchell, Newton of Wiston Farm, Wiston. Holstein cow sold to £1085 from Messrs Mackie, Shotlinn Farm, Strathaven. Friesian cow sold to £1020 from Messrs Miller, Ormiston Mains Farm, Kirknewton. Beef Cow per Head AA - £1335 Newton of Wiston. HER - £1045 Newton of Wiston. LIM - £1195 Greenbank, £1035 Greenfield, £1015 Haswellsykes. LUI - £1115 Crosswoodhill. SIM - £1145 Bankhead. Beef Cow per Kilo AA – 168p Newton of Wiston. HER – 148p Newton of Wiston. LIM – 149p Windshields. LUI – 165p Crosswoodhill. SIM – 181p Bankhead. Dairy Cow per Head FR - £1020 Ormiston Mains, £975 Shotlinn, £935 Nethertown, £905 Harelaw, £815 South Gilmerton. HOL - £1085 & £975 Shotlinn, £735 East Brackenridge, £805 Forrest, £865 Marshill, £885 Loanfoot. MRI - £1045 Moatmains. MONT - £945 Shotlinn. AYR - £845 Newlands. Dairy Cow per Kilo FR – 122p Shotlinn, 144p Nethertown. HOL – 125p Shotlinn, 108p Loanfoot, 107p Auchtygemmell. MRI – 174p Moatmains. MONT – 119p Shotlinn. Bulls CHAR - £1370 Haswellsykes.
25 calves were forward at our fortnightly sale. FR Bull £105 Ainville, £50 Over Dalserf. LIM Hfr £170 Over Dalserf, £160 Auchenheath. LIM Bull £200 Auchenheath. SIM Hfr £470 East Mains SIM Bull £460 East Mains
1654 Hoggets averaged 182.9p per kg and sold to 231.6p per kg for a 38kg Beltex from T & J Lambie, Drumbuie and to £102.50 for 49kg Beltex from Firm of J Black, Drochil Castle.
414 Medium Lambs (32.1-39kgs) av 172.8p per kg – Top 231.6p per kg for a Beltex from T & J Lambie, Drumbuie. TEX - £80 & £78.50 West Lethans, £75 Dykehead, £71 Northflatt. BEL - £88 Drumbuie, £85.50 Nether Skellyhill, £80.50 Haswellsykes. SUFF - £73 St Johns Kirk, £72.50 Wellhead. 966 Standard Lambs (39.1-45kgs) av 186.4p per kg – Top 230.7p per kg for a Beltex from R & M Struthers, Collielaw. TEX - £95 Heatheryhall, £94.50 Collielaw, £93.50 Hillend. BEL - £101.50 Collielaw,£96.50 Corstane, £93.50 Little Kype. SUFF - £85 Hillend, £84.50 Wellhead. CHEV - £84 Heatheryhall, £83 St Johns Kirk, £80.50 Laigh Alticane. S.MULE - £76 St Johns Kirk, £75 Heatheryhall. BF - £74.50 Birthwood, £74 East Merkland, £74 Heatheryhall. 242 Heavy Lambs (45.1-52kgs) av179.6p per kg – Top 209.2p per kg for a Beltex from Firm of J Black, Drochil Castle. TEX - £97 Little Kype, £96.50 Boghouse, £95 Hill, £94.50 Thinacre. BEL - £102.50 Drochil Castle. SUFF - £91.50 Ainville, £90.50 Peatpotts, £89.50 St Johns Kirk. CHEV - £87 Laigh Alticane. CHAR - £94.50 Heatheryhall. 31 Super Lambs (52.1+kgs) av 146.6p per kg – Top 176.8p per kg for a Texel from J & W Bell, Highfield. TEX - £99 Highfield, £94.50 Heatheryhall, £93.50 Biggarshiels Mains. BEL - £91 Corstane. SUFF - £90.50 Burnetland. CHAR - £93.50 Townfoot. 497 Cast Ewes & Rams av £52.63.
Cast Ewes TEX - £143.50 & £128.50 Eastfield, £134.50 Craighead, £133.50 Collielaw, £112.50 Midlock. SUFF - £75 Dreva. GF - £75.50 Dreva, £70 Tulloch. BF - £46.50 Dreva, £44.50 Nether Abington. BEL - £103.50 Greenbank, £93.50 West Lethans. Cast Rams CHEV - £70 Calla.
Tuesday 9th January 2018
Lawrie and Symington had forward 836 Store Cattle at their opening sale of 2018. Char Blk sold to £1470 from Messrs R A Nelson, Laigh McGowanston Farm, Turnberry. Lim Hfrs sold to £1280 from Messrs Struthers, Greenbank Farm, Carluke.
Beef Blk sold to a top of 261.6p for a Lim x from Mayfield to av 222.3p. Beef Hfr sold to a top of 247.4p for a Lim x from Roberton Mains to av 215.2p. Dairy Blk sold to a top of 202.5p for a Mont x from Cobblehaugh to av 154.1p.
Blk per Head 250-350kg: £1025 Uigle, £900 Mayfield, £850 Lawriesmuir. 350-450kg: £1080 Calton, £105 Knocknaha, £1035 Drumalbin. 451-550kg: £1210 Ladybank, £1210 High Crewburn, £1190 Lammerlaw. 551-650kg: £1390 & £1380 Laigh McGowanston, £1350 Cardon, £1370 Over Quarter. 650+kg: £1470 & £1445 Laigh McGowanston. Blk per Kilo 250-350kg: 262p Mayfield, 258p Lawriesmuir, 242p Haggmuir. 351-450kg: 259p Calton, 253p Haggmuir, 253p Uigle, 251p Drumalbin. 451-550kg: 239p Underlaw, 238p Ladybank, 236p Drumalbin. 551-650kg: 226p Laigh McGowanston, 218p Over Quarter, 217p Bowridge. Hfr per Head 250-350kg: £765 Lawriesmuir. 351-450kg: £1050 Greenbank, £950 Stonebyres, £950 Cleughhead. 451-550kg: £1280 Greenbank, £1180 Newtonhead, £1175 Mossplatt. 551-650kg: £1230 Ladybank, £1175 Cardon, £1140 Townend. Hfr per Kilo 250-350kg: 235p Lawriesmuir. 351-450kg: 248p Roberton Mains, 236p Calton, 234p Greenbank. 451-550kg: 242p Little Kype, 241p Greenbank, 239p Birkenhead. 551-650kg: 210p Ladybank. Dairy Blk per Head
£980 Cobblehaugh, £890 Bottoms, £880 North Bankhead, £810 Shotlinn. Dairy Blk per Kilo 203p Cobblehaugh, 193p North Bankhead, 153p Loanfoot, 153p Haspielaw.
Dates for your Diary:-
Monday 15th January
Weekly sale of Primestock, Cast Cows
Thursday 18th January at 10am (sundries 9.30am)
Sale of tractors, vehicles, implements, sundries etc
E mail pictures of your items for this sale and we will advertise them on our website free of charge
Tuesday 23rd January
Sale of Store Cattle
Thursday 1st February at 10.30am
Sale of Poultry etc
Entries close Wednesday 24th January
Saturday 24th February
Annual Show and Sale of in-lamb Blackface females
Entry forms from Aileen McFadzean (01738 634018)
Lightweight Lambs required on a weekly basis contact Brian Ross (07774124361) or Gregor Brodie (07342884967)