Mon 28 March [Monday 28th March 2016]

Monday 28th March 2016

Sale Date: Mon 28 March

Monday 28th  March 2016

Lawrie and Symington Ltd Monday 28th March 2016 sold 40 Prime Cattle, 81 Cast Cows and 2856 Prime & Cast Sheep at their weekly sale.

Prime Cattle - A top price of 240p per kg was realized for a 550kg Lim hfr from David Dickinson, Brockwoodlees, Canonbie and Purchased by J & H Cairns Butchers, Law. Butchers Cattle sold to average 229.1p per kg. Lim blks– Birkhill 190p. Fries – Mid Hartwood 137.5p Millhill 133.5p, Westtown 125.5p Lim hfrs -(heavy) Brockwoodlees 240p, Heatheryhall 228p,  Hillend 222p, Greenshields 220p, Collielaw 220p, Easter Frew 215p. (Light)  Brockwoodlees 240p, Collielaw 232p, Easter Frew 224p, Southholm 220p, Hillend 218p, Birkhill 212p. BB – Brockwoodlees 237p, MOX – Gowmacmorran 140p.Young bulls Sim – New Steadings 190p Cast Cows (81) Lim cows sold to £1195 or 142p from M/s Graham, Greenshields Farm, Biggar. Hol cows sold to £905 from Laird Farming Company, Blyth Farm, Blyth Bridge. Beef Cows per Head –. Lim - £1195 Greenshields, £945 Little Kype. Sax - £945 Cloverhill. Beef Cows per Kg – Lim – 142p Greenshields, 131p Little Kype, 133p Windshields. AA – 123p East Hyndshaw. Sax – 134p Cloverhill. Dairy Cows per Head – Hol - £905 Blyth, £885 Carskerdo, £835 Greentowers, £785 Roadhead. FR - £885 Eastfield, £825 Park, £795 Dykehole, £735 Auchmeddan. Mont - £705 Gowmacmorran. Dairy Cows per Kg – Hol – 109p Greentowers, 100p Roadhead, 106p Carskerdo.100p Roseneath, 106p Blyth. FR – 114p Auchmeddan, 112p Dykehole, 102p Park, 108p Eastfield, 111p Carskerdo

(2856) Prime and Cast Sheep; (1856) Hgts averaged 188.8p per kg and sold to 231.3p per kg for a pen of 40kg Beltex from Ingraston Farms, West Linton. and to £107.50 for a pen of 52kg Texel from M/s R Hamilton, Mid Shawtonhill, Strathaven 97 Light Hgts (25-32kgs) averaged 171.8p per kg to a top of 180.7p per kg for a pen of chev from M/s G & J Fleming, Craigthorn, Strathaven. Chev - £56 Craigthorn, £55.50 Handaxwood, £54.50 Howes Way. Blackface - £57.50 Craigthorn, £54 Tulloch, £52 Howes Way. 588 Medium Hgts (32.1-39kgs) averaged 179.2p per kg to a top of 223.1p per kg for a pen of Beltex from Hamilton & Main, Rowantreehill, Forth. Tex - £78.50 Crookedstonemuir, £75.50 Yardbent, £74.50 Swaites. Bel - £87 Rowantreehill, £80, £79 Jeanfield, £78 Ingraston. Chev - £69 Swaites. Blackface - £76 Blackburn, £73.50 Glendouran, £69.50 Crossflatt, £69 Spango. 784 Standard Hgts (39.1-45kgs) averaged 196.2p per kg and sold to a top of 231.3p per kg for a pen of Beltex from Ingraston Farms, West Linton. . Tex - £102.50 Hill, £100 Mid Shawtonhill, £95.50 Netherhill, £92 Allanton. Bel - £94 Castlebrocket, £93.50 Spango, £93.50 Ingraston. Suf - £81.50 West Montgarswood. Chev - £88 Kettlehill, £88 Horseclose, £87 Balleny, £85.50 Lochhill. S.Mule - £79 Blackburn. Blackface - £87 Spango, £85 Logan, £80 Horseclose, £78 Blackburn. 375 Heavy Hgts (45.1-52kgs) averaged 188.4p per kg top 218.5p per kg for a pen of Texel from R. Warnock & Son, Hill, Strathaven. Tex - £107.50, £100 Mid Shawtonhill, £100.50 Hill, £97.50, £96 Wellhead. Bel - £103.50 Castlebrocket, £96 Wellhead. Suf - £91 Netherhill, £89.50 Rutherend, £88.50 West Montgarswood. Chev - £95.50 Logan, £93 Kettlehill, £92 Horseclose. Blackface - £85.50 Whelphill 12 Super Hgts (52.1+ Kgs) averaged 165.1 per kg top 189.8p per kg for a pen of Texel from Hamilton & Main, Rowantreehill, Forth. Tex - £104.50 Hartside, £104.50, £102.50 Rowantreehill, £98 Wellhead. Well Fleshed Hgts Easily sold with Plainer sorts Cheaper  604 Cast ewes & rams averaged £65.46.  Ewes – Tex – Greenfield £146.50, Eastfield £138.50, Abbots Way £138.50, High Crewburn £138.50. Suf – Westtown £96.50, High Crewburn £90.50. Greyface – East Quarter £88.50, Horseclose £88. B.Face – Spango £78.50, Logan £75.50. Chev – High Crewburn- £89.50, Forrestfield £80.50. Bel – Horseclose £136.50, Horseclose £133.50. Blueface – Skirling Mains £98.50, South Slipperfield £97.50. Rams – Tex – Glendouran £108.50, Smiddyhill £104.50. Suf – Addiewell £129.50. Blackface – Greenfield £98.50, Broughton Place £64.50.