Mon 12 December [Monday 12th December ]

Monday 12th December

Sale Date: Mon 12 December

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 At their annual Christmas Show & Sale of Prime Lambs, Lawrie & Symington had forward 72 pens os sheep. The judge Mr Hamish Glasgow awarded the championship to a pen of 3 Millenium Bleu x Lambs from Alistair Walker of High Park Farms, Hamilton which scaled 47kgs and sold at £160 per head to Country Refreshments, Lanark. The reserve ticket was awarded to Jim Padkin, Muirhouse Farm, Lesmahagow for a pen of 3 Beltex x Lambs which scaled 47kgs and sold at £106 to Yorkshire Halal Meats. Prize List -:

Class 1 – 3 Suffolk x Lambs 1st TF Padkin & Sons, Muirhouse - 41kgs £87 2nd J Frame & Co, Birks – 46kgs £76 3rd JB Currie & Sons, Haswellsykes – 40kgs £68.50

Class 2 – 3 Texel x Lambs – Under 43 Kgs1st JW Gibb & Son, Rusha – 42kgs £942nd Messrs Allison, Muirburn – 42kgs £84.50

Class 3 – 3 Texel x Lambs – 43kgs and over1st R & M Struthers, Collielaw 45kgs £1012nd R & M Struthers, Collielaw 45kgs £95.503rd JW Gibb & Son, Rusha 43kgs £95.50

Class 4-  3 Beltex x Lambs Under 43kgs1st High Parks Farms, Hamilton 42ks £1012nd A Baillie Carstairs Mains 41kgs £933rd R Parkin, Davisdykes 42kgs £94.59

Class 5- 3 Beltex x Lambs 43kgs and over1st and Reserve TF Padkin & Son, Muirhouse 47kgs £1062nd A Baillie Carstairs Mains 45kgs £92.503rd JM Shearer & Sons, Burnbrae 45kgs £96.50

Class 6- 3 lambs Any other Breed1st and Champions High Park Farms 47kgs £1602nd R & M Struthers Collielaw 46kgs £963rd A Baillie Carstairs Mains 41kgs £88.50

Class 7 - 10  Scotch Mule Lambs1st P Smith & Son, Cloverhill 47kgs £732nd JA McGarva Nether AAbington 47kgs £70.50

Class 8 -  10 Cheviot Lambs1st Stirkfield Farms 39kgs £71

Class 9 -  10 Blackface Lambs up to 39kgs1st J Warnock & Son, Elvanfoot 39kgs £642nd DC & JJ Marshall, Gosland 39kgs £643rd Renwick Bros Corsebank 40kgs £63

Class 10 -  10 Blackface Lambs 40-43 kgs1st R & R Braes, Burnshott 41kgs £65.502nd R & R Braes Burnshott 41kgs £653rd R & B Dickie, Spango 43kgs £67

Class 11 -  10 Blackface Lambs 44kgs and over1st DC & Jj Marshall, Gosland 44kgs £692nd JB Pate & Son, Toxside 47kgs £733rd P Smith & Son, Cloverhill 46kgs £69

Prime and Cast Sheep - New Season Lambs (2315) averaged 164.3p per kg and sold to 340.3p per kg for 47kg Mill Blue from High Parks Farms, Hamilton and sold to £160  gross for 47kg Mill Bleu from High Parks Farms, Hamilton. (325) Medium Lambs (32.1-39kgs) averaged 165.7p per kg and sold to 211.8p per kg for a pen of Beltex from R & J Hamilton, Dillars, Lesmahagow.  Tex -£74 Yarbent, £69 Galalaw, £67 Dykehole. Bel - £81.50, £75 Haswellsykes, £80.50 Dillars, £68 Dillars, £68 Muirhouse. Chev - £71 Stirkfield, £66.50 Over Glaisnock. Blackface - £64 Elvanfoot, £64 Gosland. (1486) Standard Lambs (39.14-45kgs) averaged 168p per kg and sold to 240.5p per kg for a pen of Beltex fromHigh Parks Farm, Hamilton. Tex - £101, £95.50 Collielaw, £95.50, £94 Rusha, £92 West Shawtonhill, Bel - £101 High Parks, £96.50 Burnbrae, £94.50 Daviesdyke, £93.50 Muirburn. Suf - £87 Muirhouses, £72.50 Galalaw, £72.50 Carstairs Mains. Char - £71.50 Darnhall. Smule - £70.50 Cardon, £68.50 Yardbent. Blackface - £69 Gosland, £67 Spango, £67 Nether Abington, £67 Boat (477) Heavy Lambs (45.1-52kgs) averaged 156.8 per kg and sold to 340.4p per kg for a pen of Mill Bleu from High Parks Farm, Hamilton. – Tex – £82.50 Sunnyside, £80.50 Carmichal Estate, £80 Lawhill. Bel - £106 Muirhouse, £98.50 Sunnyside, £94.50 High Parks, £91.50 Burnbrae. Suf  - £78, £75.50 Dyke, £76 Birks, £74.50 Toxside Smule - £74.50 Spango, £73 Cloverhill. Blackface - £73 Toxside, £69 Cloverhill. Dutch Texel - £96 Collielaw. Mill Bleu - £160 High Parks . (27) Super Lambs (52.1kgs +) averaged 141.1p per kg and sold to 149.1p per kg for a pen of Char from AW Semple, Threestanes. Tex - £79 Toxside. Bel - £84.50 Sunnyside. Suf - £80 Cardon. Char - £81.50 Threestanes. Cast Sheep (299) – averaged £57.26. Cast Ewes – Tex – vGreenbank £130.50, Greenbank £130, Greenbank £128.50, Biggarshield Mains £99.50. Greyface – South Slipperfield £63.50, Wellhead £63.50. Blackface – Oliverbank £49.50, Wellhead £46.50. Chev – Broom £69.50, Mid Shawtonhill £68.50. Char – Grangehall £91.50. Bel – Grangehall £91.50

 Prime Cattle and Young Bulls (75) – A top price of 248p was realised for two Limousin Heifers from Barrie Farmers, Howburn Scaling 532Kg and purchased by Hugh Black Butchers Lanark/Carluke  and the other from  T Taylor, Heatheryhall scaling  562Kg and purchased by Hugh Black Butchers Lanark/Carluke. Butchers Cattle sold to average 234.6p/kg  Lim Blk (heavy) Silverrig 191.5p, Westtown 179.5p (Light) Hill 220p, Canderside 210p, Under Shieldhill 204p. Charl – Silverrig 197p, Machribeg 195p BRB – West Backs 191.5p, West Darlochan 181.5p. AA – West Backs 189.5p. Fries – West Darlochan 144p, Westtown 130p, West Backs 124.5p Limousin Heifer  – (Heavy) Heatheryhall 248p, Brockwoodlees 246p, Howburn 239p, Hillend 230p, Calla 230p, Castlehill 220p, Waygateshawhead 219p, Hill 215p (Light) Howburn 248p, Heatheryhall 247p, Brockwoodlees 246p, Calla 235p, Hillend 230p, Under Shieldhill 221p, Machribeg 218p, Castlehill 218p. BRB – Brockwoodlees 246p, Howburn 236p, Straven House 232p, West Back 200p Young Bulls – Lim – 209p West Glespin, 204p Bogside, 188p Waterlands ,Cast Cows and Bulls(79) – Lim cow sold to £1215 or 145p from M/s Gardiner, Lupus Farm, Lesmahagow. Beef cow Per Head – Lim - £1215 Lupus, £915 Knockenhair, £965 Headsmuir. Beef cow per Kilo – Lim – 145p Lupus. Dairy cow per head – FR - £865 Carlindean, £785 Loanfoot. MRI - £795 Moatmains. Ayr - £675 Blyth, £675 Newlands. Dairy cow per kilo – FR – 118p Loanfoot, 104p Carlindean. FR Blk - £985 Silverrig.