Mon 13 April [Monday 13th April]

Monday 13th April

Sale Date: Mon 13 April

 Monday 13th April 2015

Lawrie and Symington sold3 Dairy cattle, 69 Prime Cattle, 84 Cast cows and 2744 Prime and Cast Sheep at their weekly sale on 13th April 2015.

Dairy cattle (3) averaged £1,075 a fall of £136 on the fortnight. Smaller show forward met similar demand. Top price was £1,150 for a Hf hfr from A. & M. Watt, Meadowbank, Dalserf. Prime Cattle; (69) a top price of 249p per kg was realised for a 576kg Lim hfr from D. Dickinson, Brockwoodlees, Canonbie and purchased by Hugh Black Butchers Lanark.  Butchers cattle sold to average 231.6p per kg. Lim blks – (heavy) East Millrigg 212p, West Dykes 209p, Canderside 204.5p, Hill 191p. (light) East Millrigg 230p, Birkhill 216p. Sim – Lephenstrath 185p. AA – West Backs 184p. BB – West Backs 142.5p, West Darlochan 140p, Westtown 137.5p, Lephenstrath 137.5p. Lim hfrs – (heavy) Brockwoodlees 249p, Howburn 232p, Birkhill 225p, East Millrigg 224p, Bushelhead 219p, Canderside 204p, Craigends 197p (light) Brockwoodlees 244p, Howburn 234p. Char – Brockwoodlees 214p. AA – West Backs 194.5p. Sim – West Darlochan 193.5p. BB – Brockwoodlees 243p, East Millrigg 216p, West Backs 181p. Young Bulls – Sim – Sandilands 163p. BB – Carlindean 14705p. Lim – Sandilands 147.5p. Cast cows; (84)  Beef; (33) beef cows averaged 130.1p. Dairy; (51) dairy cows averaged 106.4p. Char sold to £1,245 from Carskiey Ltd, Southend. Lim sold to £1,125 from J. & M. Struthers, Greenbank, Carluke. Fr sold to £975 from MS Woodside, Boghall, Biggar. Per head – AA x - £895 Dykehead, £835 Clachaig. Char - £1,245 Carskiey, £925 Lawriesmuir. BBx - £1,115 Greenbank, £915 Crofthills, £885 Greentowers. Sim - £985 Crofthills, £845 Browntod, Hol - £825 Westtown, £875 Craigthorn, £745 Grangehall, £745 Letham, £735 Quothquan Mill, £735 Machrihanish.  Mont - £955 High Bent, £945 East Law. Ayr - £795 Craigends. Lim - £1,125 Greenbank, £1,055 Lupus. Fr - £975, £905 Boghall,£885 Greentowers, £845 Auldhouse, £825 Newhouse, £745 Rosneath.  Per kilo – AA – 124p Dykehead. Char – 153p Carskiey. Mont – 130p High Bent, 137p East Law. Ayr – 111p Craigends. Lim – 144p Lupus, 152p Greenbank. BB – 174p Greenbank, 133p, Crofthills. Sim – 122p Crofthills, 131p Browntod. Fr – 127p Auldhouse, 112p Newhouse, 114p Greentowers, 125p Boghall, 123p Boghall, 111p Rosneath. Hol - 110p Westtown, 110p Letham, 113p Quothquan, 112p Grangehall. New season lambs (4) averaged 237p per kg and sold to 240.4p per kg for 47kg char from A. Gray & son, Langside, Lanark and to £113 gross for 47kg char from A. Gray & son, Langside, Lanark. Prime and Cast Sheep; (2744)  Hogget’s (2535) averaged 194..1p per kg and sold to 228.6p per kg for a 42kg  Texel from J. A Struthers, Boylston and to £105 gross for a 62kg Texel from R. Blyth & son, Harestonhill, Newmains. 110 Light Hgts (25-32kgs) averaged 191.4p per kg to a top of 203.5p per kg for Beltex from Mrs HJP Shedden, Burnfoot, Muirkirk. Tex - £64.50 Logan. BFace - £65 West Montgarswood, £64.50 Spango, £64 Glenmanna, £60.50 Tulloch. 604 Medium Hgts (32.1-39kgs) averaged 198.4p per kg to a top of 223.1p per kg for Beltex from High park Farms, Hamilton. Tex - £83 High Park, £75 Daviesdykes. Bel - £87 High Parks, £78 Tulloch, £78 Dykehead. Chev - £78 Bengall. S. Mule - £74.50 Overburns. B. Face - £76 Boylston, £76 Dallowie, £76 High Tarbeg, £75 Heatheryhall. 1116 Standard Hgts (39.1-45kgs) averaged 202.1p per kg and sold to a top of 228.6p per kg for Texel from J & A Struthers, Boylston. Tex - £98 Balleny, £97 High Parks, £96 Boylston, £95 Threestanes. Bel - £93 Longford. Suff - £91.50 Wellheads, £89.50 West Montgarswood, £87 Meadows. Chev - £92.50 Kettlehill, £92 Bengall, £90 Heatheryhall, £89 Netherhill. SMule - £82 Crookedstonemuir. BFace - £86 Glenmanna, £85 Tulloch, £84.50 Logan, £82.50 Boylston, £82 High Tarbeg. 330 Heavy Hgts (45.1-52kgs) averaged 183.2p per kg top 208.7p per kg for Texel from G Clark & Co, Wellheads, Livingston. Tex - £96, £95.50 Wellhead, £95.50 Boylston, £95 Bengall. Bel - £96 Tulloch. Suff - £90 Wellheads, £90 West Montgarswood, £87 Longford. Chev - £92.50 Bengal, £92, £91.50 Burnshot. SMule - £85 West Montgarswood. BFace - £88.50 Wellheads, £88 Dallowie, £85 Spango, £85 Logan. 222 Super Hgts (52.1+ Kgs) averaged 169.2p per kg top 177.4p per kg for Chev from G Clark & Co, Wellheads, Livingston. Tex - £105 Harestonhill, £104.50, £103.50, £100.50 Wellheads, £100 Bengal. Suff - £101.50, £98 Wellheads, £97 Langshaw. Chev - £99 Bengal, £95.50 Wellheads 209 Cast ewes & rams averaged £90.29. Ewes – Tex – High Crewburn £158.50, Thinacre £157.50, Dechmont £152.50, Harestonhill £146.50. Suff – Altarstone £127.50, £119.50, Hill £119.50. G. Face – Dechmont £111.50, West Brackenridge £109.50. B. face – Crookboat £96.50, Dreva £87.50. Chev – Craighead £124.50. Bel – Netherholm £101.50. Zwartables – Uddingston £128.50. Rams – Tex – West Brackenridge £165.50. Suf – Langside £133.50. Bel – Drochil Castle £125.50. Char – Drochil Castle £146.50, Hampshire £128.50