Wed 5 September [Blackface Ewe Lamb Sale]

Blackface Ewe Lamb Sale

Sale Date: Wed 5 September

Lawrie & Symington Ltd

Lanark Agricultural Centre

 

Wednesday 5th September

 

At their annual sale of Blackface Ewe Lambs, Lawrie & Symington had forward 4942 lambs. With a large attendance of buyers forward, a strong trade prevailed throughout. Top price was £820 for a pen of 5 consigned by R J Coulson & Son, High Staward, which were purchased by Mr Mark Harrison, Northern Ireland, this was followed at £580 for a pen of 6 from David Morrison, Dalwyne, purchased by Kevin McAleer, Northern Ireland. The 4942 lambs sold levelled at £85.72, a rise of £4.91 on the year.

 

Flock Averages

Number Sold - Top Price - Average

Dalwyne – 34 – 580 - 370.59

Connachan – 32 - 330 - 204.68

Nunnerie – 28 – 175 - 145.53

Dalblair – 26 – 172 - 141.23

Crossflatt – 83 – 290 - 169.48

Kirklands – 46 – 140 - 130.43

Greenside - 25 - 128 - 128

Tinnis – 120 – 132 - 115.33

Mitchelhill – 109 – 128 - 113.85

Springhill – 18 – 112 - 112

Calla – 62 – 110 - 110

Craigdarroch, Sanquhar – 161 – 130 - 100.68

Blackhouse – 224 – 142 - 98.72

Hartside – 186 – 110 - 94.22

Haystoun – 47 – 112 - 91.40

Highfield – 50 – 132 - 89.04

Fallburns – 41 – 104 - 87

Woolfords – 125 – 96 - 87.44

Whelphill – 203 – 130 - 89.66

Wester Crosswoodhill382 – 126 - 84.42

Mount Benger  -135 – 120 - 80.55

Williamhope – 361 – 134 - 79.53

Dryhope – 123 – 106 - 77.72

Kirkstead – 151 – 98 - 75.60

Upper Cleugh - 77 – 80 - 75.27