Mon 21 August [Livestock Report]

Livestock Report

Sale Date: Mon 21 August

LAWRIE & SYMINGTON LTD

LANARK AGRICULTURAL CENTRE

 

Monday 21st August 2017

Lawrie and Symington Ltd sold 37 Prime Cattle, 67 Cast Cows and 3833 Prime & Cast Sheep at their weekly sale on 21st August 2017.

Prime Cattle and Young Bulls  – A Top price of 160p per kg was realised for a 892kg Limousin Heifer from David Dickinson, Brockwoodlees, Canonbie and purchased by J & H Cairns Butchers, Law. Butchers Cattle sold to average 240.1p per kg. LIM BLKS – Carlindean 230p, Kittymuirhill 206p. BB BLKS – West Backs 204p. HFD X – Kittymuirhill 214p. FRIES – Silverrigg 158.5p, Westtown 156.5p.

 

LIM HFRS (Heavy) – Brockwoodlees 260p, Castlehill 238p, Auchenhard 208p. (Light) – Brockwoodlees 254p, Auchenhard 226p. SIM – Westmains 230p, Castlehill 222p. BA X – Brockwoodlees 251p. FRIES – West Backs 155.5p.

 

YOUNG BULLS – SIM – New Steadings – 215p, East Merkland 192p. BB – Stonebyres Mains 200p.

 

Cast Cows and Bulls (78) – We had forward 77 Cast Cows & Bulls. Limousin Cow sold to £1275 or 166p per kilo from Messrs Sommerville, Westerhouse Farm, Carluke. Fr Cow sold to £1105 or 136p from Messrs Bryson, Mafflat Farm, Hamilton.

Beef Cows per head –

Lim - £1275 Westerhouse, £1225 Bickerton Hall, £1105 Townhead, £1195 Oldhill.

AA - £945 Ryelandside.

Char - £1255 Thornyhills.

Sim - £1075 East Merkland, £1075 Thornyhills.

Sa - £1045 Whiteley

Bsh - £1035 Thornyhills, £995 Backshot.

Beef Cows per Kilo

Lim – 166p Westerhouse, 172p Bickerton Hall, 145p Townhead, 156p Oldhill.

AA – 135p Ryelandside, 140p Malletsheugh.

Char – 161p Thornyhills.

Sim – 167p East Merkland

Dairy Cow per Head

Hol - £985 Greentowers, £1005 Over Dalserf, £1085 Blyth.

Fr - £1105 & £1005 Mafflat

Ayr - £875 Swaites

Dairy Cow per Kilo

Hol – 130p Greentowers, 126p Park, 127p Over Dalserf, 126p Blyth.

Fr – 136p Mafflat

Ayr – 117p Swaites

Cast Bulls  

AA - £1050 West Blackmoss

Bsh - £1430 Westmains

Lim - £1350 Buitland

 

 Cast Sheep

2723 New Season Lambs averaged 181p per kg and sold to 238p per kg for 44kg Texel from R & M Struthers, Collielaw and to £108 gross for 49kg Texel from J W Gibb, Toftcombs.

198 Medium Las (32.1-39kgs) averaged 178p per kg – Top 204p per kg for Texel from H E Duncan, Bents. Texel £73.50 Bents, Beltex £72.50 Normangill, Suffolk Brownhill, S.Mule £ 67.50.

1947 Standard Las (39.1-45kgs) averaged 182p per kg – Top 238p per kg for Texel from R & M Struthers, Collielaw, Texel £105 Collielaw, Beltex £91 Nether Abington, Suff £82 Bonnington Mains, Char £79 Altarstone, S.Mule £74 Ingraston.

925 Heavy las(45.1-52kg) averaged 179p per kg – Top 226p per kg for Texel from R & M Struthers, Collielaw, Texel £107 Daviesdyke Beltex £98 Broomfield, Suff £96.50 Mid Hartwood, Char £86 Altarstone, Scotch Mule £84 Millrigg.

38 Super Lambs (52.1+kgs) averaged 170p per kg – Top 107p per kg for Texel from Daviesdyke. Texel £95 Whinbush, Suff £96.50 Mid Hartwood.

 

Cast Ewes & Rams

Cast Ewes – Tex Craighead £147.50, Tex Dillars £146.50, Tex Hallhill £140.50 & £128.50, SX Peatpots £90.50, SX Carwood £88.50, Mule Hillend £84.50, Mule Gilmeadowland £78.50, Chev Kinnox £89.50 & £84.50, BlackFace Carwood £62.50, BF Hillhead £56.50, BFL Crookboat £84.50, BFL Scrogton £84.50

Cast Rams – SX Drochil Castle £96.50, Tex Over Kypeside £93.50.