Tue 3 March [Lanark Show & Sale of...]

Lanark Show & Sale of Store Cattle 03.03.15

Sale Date: Tue 3 March

Show and Sale of Store Cattle 03rd March 2015

The Firm had forward 1068 Store Cattle at their Show and Sale at Lanark on Tuesday. At the Show ably judged by Mr D Anderson, Crosby House Farm, Maryport, Cumbria, the Championship was awarded to a Limousin x Heifer from Messrs J Wight & Son, Midlock, Crawford and scaled 482kg selling for £1460 to Messrs Taylor, Heatheryhall. The Reserve was awarded to a Limousin x Bullock from Messrs Laird, Sunnyside / Carbello and sold for £1380 to the Judge.

Prize List

Pen of 4 Continental Bullocks

1) Hartside Farms, Hartside £1160

2) Messrs T Laird & Son, Carbello / Sunnyside £1110

3) Messrs T Laird & Son, Carbello / Sunnyside £1080    

 

Pen of Continental Heifers

1) Hartside Farms, Hartside £1060

 

Pen of 4 Native Bred Bullocks

1)  Stobo Home Farm £1140

2) Ingraston Farms £1050

 

Pen of 4 Native Bred Heifers

1) Stobo Home Farm £970

2) Stobo Home Farm £920

 

Single Continental Bullock

1) T Laird & Son, Carbello / Sunnyside £1380

2) Messrs Dick, Hartfield £1200

3) J & M Struthers, Greenbank £1180

 

Single Continental Heifer

1) J Wight & Son, Midlock £1410

2) J & M Struthers, Greenbank £1210

 

Single Native Bred Bullock

1) Stobo Home Farm £1130

2) Stobo Home Farm £1130

3) Ingraston Farms, Ingraston £1070

 

Single Native Bred Heifer

1) Stobo Home Farm £1000

2) Stobo Home Farm £1000

A fabulous trade prevailed for all classes of Cattle particularly the quality 8-12 month Calves which met an animated demand. Overall 625 Bullocks sold averaged 244.5p per kg and £1065.35. Top Price Bullock per head was £1430 for a British Blue from WAB & ME Noble, Lochurd. Highest Priced Bullock per kg was 322.4 p/h for a Limousin X from Messrs T Laird & Son, Sunnyside / Carbello. 443 Heifers sold averaged 231.7p per kg or £953.14. Top Heifer from J Wight & Sons, Midlock made £1460 and was also the Highest Price Heifer per kg at 302.9p per kg.

 

PRINCIPAL PRICES

Per Head                                             Lim Blks                                                          Per kg

£1410 Carmichael Estate                                                        322.4 Sunnyside / Carbello

£1380 Sunnyside / Carbello                                                    318.4 Allanton Farming

£1370 Holehouse                                                                    312.5 Holehouse

£1340 Allanton Farming                                                         287.5, 286.1 & 292.8 Kingside

                                                                                                291.5 Hartside Farm

Char Blks

£1350 Scotstounbank                                                              312.8 Holehouse

£1270 Greenfield                                                                    287.1 Greenfield

£1255 Darnhall                                                                       281.9 & 279.3 Dreva

£1250 Dreva                                                                            278.4 & 277.8 Spango

British Blue Blks

£1430 & £1340 Lochurd                                                          270.9 & 278.3 Greenbank

£1200 Hartfield (Mid Auchengray)                                         274.8 Sunnyside / Carbello

£1180 Greenbank                                                                    264.6 Allanton Farming

£1110 Sunnyside / Carbello

Simmental Blks

£1220 & £1190 Yondercroft                                                    256, 255 & 294.7 Laigh Carnduff

£1190 Lochurd                                                                        248.7, 250 Palaceknowe

£1150 Parkerston

£1130 Palaceknowe

AA Blks

£1170 Eastertown                                                                   261.6 Holehouse

£1150 Windshields                                                                 251.4 & 258.9 Blackburn

£1140 Stobo Home Farm                                                         252.9 Lee Meadow

£1140, £1130 Stobo Home Farm                                             243.6 Bagmoors

 

                                                            Limousin Bulls

£1190 & £1110 Little Kype                                                     256.5, 253.4 Little Kype

Holstein Friesian Blks

£985 Couch                                                                             174p Couch

 

Per Head                                             Lim Hfrs                                                          Per kg

£1460 Midlock                                                                                    302.9 Midlock

£1285 Greenshields                                                                            272 & 282.9 Holehouse

£1280 Biggarshiels Mains                                                                  281.1 Lochlyoch

£1245 Headsmuir                                                                                269.4 Hartside Farm

                                                            Char Hfrs

£1140 & £1080 Crofthills                                                                    255.2 Scrogton

£1130 & £1080 Darnhall                                                                     247.4 Blackhill

£1070 Lochlyoch                                                                                 247.3 & 247 Laidlawstiel

£1050 South Mains                                                                             246.5 South Manor

                                                            British Blue Heifers

£1210, £1140, £1090 Greenbank                                                        243.4 & 301.7 Stonebyres

£1050 Stonebyres                                                                               292.3, 236.5 Greenbank

                                                            Simmental x Hfrs

£1190 Yondercroft                                                                              241.9 Parkerston

£1170 Palaceknowe                                                                            236.4,235 Laigh Carnduff

£1050 Parkerston

                                                            Angus Hfrs

£1220 & £1170 Eastertown                                                                236.1 Tippethill

£1100 Tippethill                                                                                  233.6 Stobo Home Farm

£1000 & £970 Stobo Home Farm                                                        233.5 Holehouse