Monday 14th August 2017
Sale Date: Mon 14 August
LAWRIE & SYMINGTON LTD
LANARK AGRICULTURAL CENTRE
Monday 14th August 2017
Lawrie and Symington Ltd sol 31 Prime Cattle, 78 Cast Cows, 7 Calves and 4597 Prime & Cast Sheep at their weekly sale on 14th August 2017.
Calves (7) Small show of Calves forward however plenty of Buyers around the ring so more could have been sold to buyers advantage. Top Prices include £330 for a Fleckvieh X Bull Calf, £290 for BRB X Bull Calf with another Fleckvieh X selling for the same price , 2 x Hf made £160 and £130 respectively. Next Dairy & Calve sale is on 28th August.
Prime Cattle and Young Bulls – A Top price of 261p per kg was realised for a 474kg Limousin Heifer from David Dickinson, Brockwoodlees, Canonbie and purchased by Alan Elliot Butchers, Lanark. Butchers Cattle sold to average 250.5p per kg. Friesian Bullocks – Westtown 153.5p, Millhill 150.5p, Boghall 144.5p. Limousin Heifers (heavy) Brockwoodlees 260p, Auchenstarry 253, Muirburn 250p, Westtown 214p. (Light) Brockwoodlees 261p, Muirburn 253p Auchenstarry 246p, British Blue; Brockwoodlees 260p, Friesian – Carscallan 169.5p, Craigthornhill 159.5p. Young Bulls – Lim Cowford 216p, Sim Newsteadings 216p.
Cast Cows and Bulls (78) – Limousin Cow sold to £1455 or 206p per kilo from Messrs Erskine, Gillbank Farm, Carluke. Hol Cow sold to £1105 or 130p from Messrs Logan, Aitkenhead Farm, Uddingston.
Beef Cows per head –
Lim - £1455 Gillbank, £1305 Nether Abington, £1115 Allanton, £1015 Waterhouse, £1185, Townhead.
AA - £1195 Nether Abington.
Char - £1165 Thornyhills.
Sim - £1125 Newsteadings.
Beef Cows per Kilo
Lim – 206p Gillbank, 182p Nether Abington, 163p Allanton, 145p Westerhouse, 152p Townhead.
AA – 152p Nether Abington.
Char – 157p Thorneyhill.
Sim – 157p Newsteading.
BB – 141P Craighead.
Dairy Cow per Head
Hol - £1045 Shotlinn, £1105, £935 Aitkenhead, £1015, £915, Blyth Bridge.
Fr - £1055 Shotlinn, £1035 Marshill, £1065, £995, £975 Harelaw.
Dairy Cow per Kilo
Hol – 136p Shotlinn, 123p Park, 130p Aitkenhead, 128p Blyth Bridge.
Fr – 134p Shotlinn, 133p Carscallan, 134p Marshill, 138p Harelaw.
Cast Bulls - Lim - £1230 Dykehead.
Cast Sheep –
2630 New Season Lambs averaged 195.2p per kg and sold to 239.8p per kg for 44kg Belt from R & M Struthers, Collielaw and to £190 gross for 69kg Texel from J & H Clark, North Garngour.
135 Medium Las (32.1-39kgs) averaged 175.6p per kg – Top 209.2p per kg for Texel from JB Pate & Son, Toxside. Texel £79.50 Toxside, £78 Northflatt, £76.50 Easter Clevage, Beltex £78.50 High Dyke, £72.50 Northflatt.
1954 Standard Las (39.1-45kgs) averaged 197.4p per kg – Top 239.8p per kg for Belt from R & M Struthers, Collielaw, Texel £101.50 & £101 Collielaw, £102.50 Birks, £97.50 Little Kype, £95.50 Longford, Beltex £105.50, Collielaw, £104.50, £96.50 Colton, £98.50 Newhouse, £95.50 Little Kype, Suff £91 & £89 Kailzie Mains, £89.50 Burnetland, £85.50 Gilkerscleugh. Scotch Mule £82.50 Toxside.
503 Heavy las(45.1-52kg) averaged 191.4p per kg – Top 228.3p per kg for Texel from R Reid, Bengall, Texel £108.50 High Parks, £107.50 Hallhill, £105.50 Bengal, £103.50 Birks, Beltex £107.50 Collielaw, £105 Howburn, £104.50 Colton, Suff £98.50 Birks, £96 Carwood, £93.50 Orchard Mains, £92.50 Burnetland. Scotch Mule £86 & £83 Crookboat, £83 Orchard Mains, Llyn £90.50 Greenshield.
38 Super Lambs (52.1+kgs) averaged 184.6p per kg – Top 202.8p per kg for Suff from J Frame & Co, Birks. Texel £190 North Garngour, £105.50 Hallhill, £98.50 Little Kype, Suff £109.50, Birks £92.50 Toxside. Char £90 Normangill. Llyn £90.50 Greenshields.
Cast Ewes & Rams
Cast Ewes Texel Boghead £115.50, Silvermuir £110.50, Texel Howford £102.50, Pirleyhall £101.50, Suff Toxside £103.50, Carwood £100.50, Greyface Birks £90, Kinnox £84.50, Blackface Gair £63.50, Crosswoodhill £58.50, Cheviot Kinnox £58.50, Kinnox £84.50, Charollais High Dyke £71.50, High Dyke £64.50.
Cast Rams Texel Rusha £109.50. Blackface Lightshaw £79.50, Lightshaw £73.50.