Mon 17 February [Full Report]

Full Report

Sale Date: Mon 17 February

Lawrie & Symington Ltd sold 5 Dairy Cattle, 32 Prime Cattle, 63 Cast Cows, 2381 Prime Sheep and 570 Cast Sheep at their weekly sale on 17th Feb 2014.

Dairy Cattle (5) averaged £1,890. Top price was £2,000 for an Hf hfr in-milk from Firm of Usan Estate, Montrose. Hfr in-milk – Usan Estate £2,000, Hill £1,990, Usan Estate £1,950, £1,880.

Calves (8) Bull – Auldhouse (Hf) £155, Parkend (Hf) £145, £140.

Prime Cattle; (32) a top price of 249p per kg was realised for a 586kg Lim hfr from D. Dickinson, Brockwoodlees, Canonbie and purchased by Hugh Black Butchers, Lanark/Carluke. Butchers cattle averaged 232.1p per kg.

Lim blks – (heavy) Howburn 230p, Canderside 222p, Stramolloch 215p, Eastfield of Wiston 210.5p (light) Brockwoodlees 242p, Canderside 223p. Sim – South Flakefield 206.5p. Fries – Hill 164p.

Lim hfrs – (heavy) Brockwoodlees 249[, Hillend 236p, South Arnloss 215p (light) Brockwoodlees 249p, Howburn 235p, Hillend 231p, South Arnloss 215p. BB – Brockwoodlees 247p, Stonebyres Mains 209p. Young bulls – Ayrs – Northflatt 152p.

Cast cows; Beef cows; (38) averaged 127.8p per kg and sold to 158.2p for a 726kg Lim from J. R. Graham, Greenshields, Biggar.

Dairy Cows; (37) averaged 92.3p per kg and sold to 123.9p or £855 for an Hf from J. Stobo, Boag, Stonehouse.

Leading Prices per Kg; Beef – Greenshields (Lim) 158.2p, Muirburn (Lim) 154.7p, Stonebyres (BB) 136.4p, Greenfield (Lim) 128.4p. Dairy – Boag (Hf) 123.9p, Ainville (Hf) 123.3p, Greentowers (Hf) 118.2p, Nethertown (Fries) 113.9p, Craigthorn (Fries) 113.7p.

Leading prices per head; Beef – Greenshields (Lim) £1,275, Muirburn (Lim) £1,255, Goodockhill (Hfdx) £1,015, Goodockhill (Shx) £995. Dairy – Rosneath (Hf) £885, Greentowers (Hf) £875, Boag (Fries) £855, Craigthornhill (Hf) £835, Rosneath (Hf) £805, Craigthorn (Hf) £805.

Prime and Cast Sheep; (2951) Hoggets (2381) averaged 200.4p per kg and sold to 289p per kg for 41kg Bel from Hamilton & Main, Rowantreehill and to £120 gross for a 44kg Bel from A. Baillie, Carstairs Mains, Carstairs.

218 Light Hgts (25-32kgs) averaged 181.8p per kg to a top of 208p per kg for a Bel from H. J. P. Shedden, Burnfoot, Muirkirk. Tex - £59 Heatheryhall. Bel - £52 Burnfoot. Suff - £60 Legholmshiels. Chev - £62.50 Burnbrae. B. Face - £62.50 Glendouran, £60.50 Cloverhill, £58.50 Glenmanna, £58.50 Burnbrae. Shetland - £55.50 Wormiston.

959 Medium Hgts (32.1-39kgs) averaged 198.8p per kg to a top of 283.3p per kg for a Bel from I. Struthers, Craigend, Carluke. Tex - £102.50 Drumbuie, £102.50 Collielaw, £95.50 High Tarbeg, £91.50 Biggarshiels. Bel - £110.50 Craigend, £100 Heatheryhall, £90.50 Spango. Char - £80 Netherhill, £75 Hillridge. S. Mule - £72 Meadowside. B. Face - £77.50 Ashmark & Heatheryhall, £76 Glenmanna, £75 Posso, £74.50 Calla, £74 Cloverhill. Lleyn - £75.50 Poldean.

993 Standard Hgts (39.1-45kgs) averaged 207.2p per kg and sold to a top of 289p per kg for a Bel from Hamilton & Main, Rowantreehill, Forth. Tex - £112, £104.50 Collielaw, £105.50 Drumbuie, £102 Ladywell. Bel - £120 & £109.50 Carstairs Mains, £118.50 Rowantreehill, £109.50 Collielaw, £98.50 Dovecot. Suff - £92 Hillend, £91 Threestanes, £90.50 Dykehole, £90 Wellhead. Chev - £90 Calla, £89 Heatheryhall, £87 Bengall, £86.50 Dovecot. Char - £93.50 Dykehole. S. Mule - £88.50 Whinbush, £82.50 Dykehole, £82.50 Ashmark. B. Face - £82 Burnbrae, £80 Heatheryhall, £80 Posso, £79 Lochurd. Lleyn - £82.50 Poldean.

192 Heavy Hgts (45.1-52kgs) averaged 189.9p per kg Top 235.9p per kg for a Bel from J. R. Stevenson & Son, Langshaw, Carluke. Tex - £96.50 Whinbush, £96 Newton of Crathie, £94.50 Langshaw. Bel - £108.50, £101 Newton of Crathie. Suff - £95 Wellheads, £94.50 Threestanes. Chev - £92 Bengall, £90.50 Wellhead, £90 Calla. Char - £93 Hartwood Home Farm. S. Mule - £85 Burnbrae. Bleu Du Maine - £97 Calla.

22 Super Hgts (52.1+) averaged 167.4p per kg Top 178.3p per kg for a Tex from D. Tod, Blackhill, West Calder. Tex - £104.50, North Garngour, £99 Bengall, £94.50 Drumbuie & Carstairs Mains. Suff - £95.50 Threestanes. Chev - £92.50 Calla. B. Face - £81.50 Gascoigne.

Cast Ewes & Rams; (570) averaged £58.18. Ewes – Tex – North Garngour £127.50 & £112.50, Wormiston £114.50, Auchtygemmel £107.50, Westerhouse £99.50. Suff – Leadburnlea £78.50, Rowantreehill. G. Face – Calton £74.50, Strawfrank £72.50. B. Face – Meadowside £63.50, Kirkton of Crawford £63.50. Chev – Hillhead £70.50, Auchtygemmel £67.50. Char – Grangehall £98.50, Westerhouse £96.50. Bel – Grangehall £85.50, Calton £76.50. Rouge – Westerhouse £90.50. Lleyn – Longford £72.50, Poldean £70.50. Rams – Tex – Longford £84.50. B. Face – Culterallers £68.50, Forrestfield £63.50. Bluefaced – Kirkton of Crawford £107.50.