Mon 21 March [Monday 21st March 2016]

Monday 21st March 2016

Sale Date: Mon 21 March

Monday 21st   March 2016

Lawrie & Symington Ltd sold, 42 Prime Cattle, 85 Cast Cows, and   Prime Sheep and 3217 Cast Sheep at their weekly sale on 21st March 2016.

Prime Cattle - A top price of 252p per kg was realized for a 542kg Lim hfr from David Dickinson, Brockwoodlees, Canonbie and Purchased by S Colins.Sons Butchers, Muirhead. Butchers Cattle sold to average 232p per kg. Lim blks (heavy) – Hill 209p, West Dykes 194p, Muldron 178p. BB – Lepenstrath 179.5p, West Bakcs 161.5p. Sim – Lepenstrath 180.5p, west Darlochan 161.5p. Fries – 136p. Lim hfrs – (heavy) Brockwoodlees 252p, Heatheryhall 230p, Easter Frew Farm 212p(light)  Brockwoodlees 242p, Easter Frew 212p. BB – Brockwoodlees 249p, Heatheryhall 220p. Frie – West Darlochan 119.5p.  Young bulls – SHOX – Law 172p Cast Cows (85) Lim cows sold to £1075 or 143p from M/s Millar, Craigends Farm, Chapelhall. Hol cows sold to £1025 from Laird Farming Company, Blyth Farm, Blyth Bridge. Beef Cows per Head –. Lim -£1075 Craigends, £1045 Newton of Wiston. Char - £965 Netherurd Mains. AA - £895 Newton of Wiston. BSH - £805 Little Galla. SA - £905 Walston. Beef Cows per Kg Sim – 121p Handaxwood. Lim – 143p Craigends, 122p Newton of Wiston. AA – 134p Newton of Wiston. BSH – 120p Little Galla. Dairy Cows per Head – Hol - £1025,£1005 Blyth, £825 Greentowers. AYR - £715 Langside, £875 Craigends. FR - £935, £845 Shotlinn £835 Carlindean. Dairy Cows per Kg – Hol – 110p Blyth, 112p Greentowers. AYR – 97p Langside, 106p Craigends. FR – 103p Newhouse, 109p Auchmedden, 114p Shotlinn, 108p Carlindean. Cast Bull – Sim - £1245 Lepenstrath. Prime and Cast Sheep; (3217) Hgts averaged 189.8p per kg and sold to 273.8p per kg for a pen of 40kg Beltex from M/s W, Dow, Dovecot. and to £112.50 for a pen of 70kg Texel fromM/s W & J Boyd, Overburns. SQQ Hgts up to 45.5kg (1741) Averaged 193.7p Leading Prices per Head and Per Kg Suf – Kettlehill - £98 Stramolloch 204.9p. Tex – Overburns, £112.50, Walkerdyke 245.2p. Chev – Burnbrae £98.50, Balleny 212.2p. Char – Bengal £96, Noblehall 209.5p. Bel – Dovecot £109.50, Dovecot 273.8p. Greyface – Burnbrae £89.50, Greenbank 200p. Blackface – Logan £88.50, Logan 196.7p Cast Ewes (623) averaged £67.73. Tex – Dechmont £154.50, Greenbank £141.50. Garngour £138.50, Boghead £138.50. Suf – Balgreen £107.50. Mule – Boghead £88.50, West Mains £85.50. Char – Mayfield £117.50. BF – Whelphill £74.50, Calla £73.50. Rams Tex – Scotstounbank £112.50. Suf – Dykehole £92.50. BFL Whitelee Gate £118.50. BF – Gasgoine £80.50, Spango £79.50