Mon 30 December [Mon 30th December ]

Mon 30th December

Sale Date: Mon 30 December

Lawrie & Symington Ltd sold 2610 Prime Sheep, 912 Cast Sheep and 9 Prime Cattle at their weekly sale on 30th  December 2013.

Prime and Cast Sheep; (3522) New Season Lambs (2610) averaged 190.6p per kg and sold to 223.8p per kg for 40kg Tex from A. Lindsay, Kepscaith, Whitburn and to £101.50 gross for 60kg Tex from A. Kennedy & Son, Mitchelhill, Broughton.

213 Light Lambs (25-32kgs) averaged 180.2p per kg to a top of 189.7p per kg for a Bf from Craighead, Abington. Suff - £56 Skirling Mains. B. Face - £58 Drumbuie, £56 Heatheryhall, £55.50 Birthwood, £55 Craighead.

647 Medium Lambs (32.1-39kgs) averaged 192.1p per kg to a top of 212.5p per kg for a Tex from M. Ward, Westmains, Newbigging. Tex - £79 Drochil Castle, £79 Eastertown, £77.50 Craighead. Bel - £79.50 Craigievern. Suff - £71.50 Humbie. Chev - £79 Upper Muirhouse, £71.50 Heatheryhall. Char - £77.50 Auchenbart, £71 Hillridge. S. Mule - £73 Drumbuie, £71.50 Longlea, £69 Craighead. B. Face - £72.50 Heatheryhall, £70 Parkhall, £69.50 West Lethans.

1410 Standard Lambs (39.1-45kgs) averaged 194.1p per kg and sold to a top of 223.8p per kg for a Tex from A. Lindsay, Kepscaith, Whitburn. Tex - £95, £94.50, £94 Collielaw, £91.50 Hillend, £90.50 Wardhead. Bel - £95.50 Calla, £90 Dovecot, £89.50 Wardhead. Suff - £89 Wardhead, £82.50 Netherhill, £82 Haswellsykes. Chev - £82.50 South Boig, £79.50 Heatheryhall, £78.50 Kingside. Char - £84 Upper Muirhouse, £77.50 Auchenbart. S. Mule - £76 Cloverhill, £74.50 Whinbush, £74 Blackburn. B. Face - £76.50 West Lethans, £76 Calla, £76 Drochil Castle.  

313 Heavy Lambs (45.1-52kgs) averaged 176.9p per kg Top 212p per kg for a Tex from Ross Bros, Wardhead, Ellon. Tex - £97.50 Wardhead, £95.50 North Garngour, £95, £94.50 Collielaw. Suff - £87 Wellheads, £86 Wardhead, £85.50 Southmains.

27 Super Lambs (52.1+ kgs) averaged 160.4p per kg Top 166.0p per kg for a Tex from J. Warnock & Sons, Dreva, Broughton. Tex - £101.50 Mitchelhill, £98.50 North Garngour. Suff - £95.50, £93 Southmains. B. Face - £78.50 Tower.

Cast Ewes & Rams; (912) averaged £48.47.  Ewes – Tex – Mayfield £129.50, Dreva £114.50, High Crewburn £113.50, Daviesdykes £99.50. Suff – Gosland £92.50, Dreva £89.50. G. Face – Drumbuie £78.50, Greenshields £74.50. B. Face – Drumbuie £65.50, Fallburns £5.50. Chev – Craighead £79.50, Kingside £58.50. BDM – High Parks £105.50. Rams – Tex – Middlehouse £103.50, Capenoch £101.50.

Prime Cattle (9); A top price of 268p per kg was realised for a 574kg Lim from D. Dickinson, Brockwoodlees, Cannonbie, and purchased by J & H Cairns Butchers, Law. Butchers cattle sold to average 249.6p per kg. Lim Blks – Howburn 248p. Lim Hfrs (Heavy) – Brockwoodlees 268p. Lim Hfrs (Light) – Brockwoodlees 262p, Howburn 245p. Brb Hfr – Brockwoodlees 252p.