Thu 21 December [Annual Christmas Sale of...]

Annual Christmas Sale of Turkeys, Geese etc

Sale Date: Thu 21 December

Lawrie and Symington

Lanark Agricultural Centre

 

Thursday 21st December

 

L & S held their Annual Christmas Sale of Oven Ready & Plucked Turkeys, Geese, Ducks, Pheasants & Partridges at Lanark, where they had forward 227 birds. The sale was topped at £10.48p per kg from J B Currie & Son, Haswellsykes, Peebles, for a 4.6kg oven ready bird and £108 for a 18.1kg oven ready turkey from A Gardiner & Son, Kilnhills, Lesmahagow.

 

Oven Ready Turkeys averaged £52.89, plucked turkeys sld to £60 for a 10.2kg bird from T N Watson, Crawcraigs, Elsrickle, and sold to £5.85 per kg. Plucked turkeys averaged £32.94.

 

Principal Prices

 

Oven Ready Turkeys: £108 Kilnhills, £92 Haswellsykes.

 

Plucked Turkeys: £60, £58, £55 Kilnhills.

 

Oven Ready Geese: £30 Forrestfield.

 

Oven Ready Ducks: £20 Forrestfield.

 

Brace of Pheasants: £11 Haswellsykes & Coates.

 

Brace of Partridges: £7 Coates.