Mon 29 February [Monday 29th February ]

Monday 29th February

Sale Date: Mon 29 February

Monday 29th  February 2016

Lawrie & Symington Ltd sold, 52 Prime Cattle, 81 Cast Cows, and  2697 Prime Sheep and Cast Sheep at their weekly sale on 29th  February  2016

Prime Cattle - A top price of 250p per kg was realized for a 576kg Lim hfr from David Dickinson, Brockwoodlees, Canonbie and Purchased by J & H Cairns Butchers. Butchers Cattle sold to average 236.5p per kg. Lim blks – Kepscaith 220p, Westtown 190.5p. Fries – High Blackwoodyards 145.5p, Westtown 132.5p, Millhill 130p Lim hfrs – (heavy) Brockwoodlees 250p, Howburn 241p, Hillend 235p, Calla 230p, Canderside 216p(light) Brockwoodlees 247p,  Calla 234p Howburn 230p. Easter Frew 230p, Hill 215p, Canderside 200p. British Blue – Brockwoodlees 249p.Charl – Easter Frew 218p. AA – Brockwoodlees 246p, Newbigging Mill 195p Fries – Over Kypeside 133.5p. MOX – Cobblehaugh 164p Young bulls –Lim – West Glespin 209p, Cowford 200p Cast Cows (81) Lim cows sold to 143p from M/s Hamilton, Headsmuir Farm, Carluke. Hol cows sold to £965 from M/s Mackie, Shotlinn, Strathaven. All classes of cows dearer on the week Beef Cows per Head – Lim -££1075 Headsmuir, £1025 Hill. BB - £935 Greentowers.. AA  - £815 Moatmains, £815 Newbigging Mill. SIM - £1065 Skirling Craigs Beef Cows per Kg – Lim – 143p Headsmuir, 129p Hill. BB – 125p Greentowers. Dairy Cows per Head –FR - £755 Boag, £755 Carscallan, £735 Langside. Hol - £825 Eastfield, £945 Greentowers, £965, £905 Shotlinn, £735 Hawksland, £795 South Gilmerton. Ayr - £775 Langside,. Mont - £965 Cobblehaugh. Dairy Cows per Kg – Fri – 105p Boag, 117p Carscallan, 105p Goslington. Hol – 107p Eastfield, 108p Greentowers, 116p Shotlinn. Ayr – 103p Langside. Mont – 112p Cobblehaugh. Cast Bull – AA - £1305 Broomhill. LIM - £1400 Cobblehaugh  Prime and Cast Sheep; (2056) Hgts averaged 186.2p per kg and sold to 232.6p per kg for a pen of 43kg Texel from R & M. Struthers, Collielaw, Carluke and to £100 for a pen of 43kg Texel from R & M. Struthers, Collielaw, Carluke. 152 Light Hgts (25-32kgs) averaged 165.8p per kg to a top of 176.7p per kg for a pen of Blackface from Shawhead Farms, Douglas. Chev - £55.50 Netherhill. Blackface - £54.50 Burnhead Darvel, £54 Craig, £53 Shawhead. 603 Medium Hgts (32.1-39kgs) averaged 174.2p per kg to a top of 229.5p per kg for a pen of Beltex from Messrs A Leggate, Stramolloch, Chapelton . Tex - £80 Craig, £78 Chesterhall Parks, £78 Henryton. Bel - £89.50 Stramolloch, £74 Grangehall. Blackface - £74 Glendouran, £66.50 Shawhead, £65.50 Craig. Rou - £7 Craig. Half - £76 Laigh Alticane. 857 Standard Hgts (39.1-45kgs) averaged 196.5p per kg and sold to a top of 232.6p per kg for a pen of Texel from R & M. Struthers, Collielaw, Carluke. Tex - £100, £95.50 Collielaw, £98.50 Bankfield, £95.50 Dykehole. Bel - £97 Horseclose, £96.50 Balleny, £95.50 Ingraston, £94 Hill. Suf - £88 Sornfallow, £87.50 Horseclose. £84.50 Dykehole Chev - £90.50, £87.50 Balleny, £87 Wellhead, £80.50 Horseclose. Char - £79 East Merkland. S.Mule - £80.50 Spango, £77 Cloverhill. B.Face - £83.50 Toxside, £79 Glendouran, £78.50 Boylston. £76.50 Craigthorn, £74 Craig.  375 Heavy Hgts (45.1-52kgs) averaged 187.3p per kg top 208.7p per kg for a pen of Texel from T & J. Clark & Son, Wellhead, Livingston. Tex - £98.50, £97 Wellhead, £98.50 Spango, £97 Mid Shawtonhill. Bel - £97.50 Hill, £97 Mid Shawtonhill, £95.50 Threestanes. Suf - £94.50 Mid Shawtonhill, £88.50 Wellhead. Chev - £87 Horseclose. Char – £92.50 Langside, £88 Lochhill S.Mule - £89.50 Spango, £88.50 Weston, £81 Cowford. 52 Super Hgts (52.1+ Kgs) averaged 164.46 per kg top 186.8p per kg for a pen of Suff from T & J. Clark + Son, Wellhead, Livingston. Tex - £99.50 Cumberhead. £98.50 Over Kypeside, £98 Balleny. Suf - £99 Wellhead. Chev - £98.50 Old Pentland. Blackface - £90 Toxside, £86 Mitchellhill. 453 Cast ewes & rams averaged £62.87.  Ewes – Tex –  Craigend £120, Hill £119.50, Mitchellhill £116.50, Parkhouse £114.50. Suf – Parkhouse £100.50. G.Face – Burnetland £85.50, Grangehall £82.50. B.Face – Greenfield £72.50, Gair £68.50. Chev – Handaxwood £74.50, Skirling Mains £69.50 Bel - £99.50, Boat £98.50 Rams – Tex – Burnetland £104.50 B.Face  - Loughash £71.50