Mon 29 June [Monday 29th of June 2015]

Monday 29th of June 2015

Sale Date: Mon 29 June

Monday 29th of June 2015

Lawrie and Symington sold 1 Dairy Cow60 Prime Cattle, 97 Cast Cows, 6 Calves  and 903 Prime and Cast Sheep at their weekly sale on the 29th of June 2015. Prime Cattle - A top price of 246p/kg was realised for a 552kg Limousin heifer from David Dickinson, Brockwoodlees, Canonbie and Purchased by S. Collins & Son Butchers, Muirhead. Butchers Cattle sold to average 235.3p. Limousin Blks (Heavy) Muirburn 230p, Howburn 222p, West Dykes 215.5p, Under Shieldhill 211.5p, Hill 210p, Craigends 205p. Friesian – Craigthornhill 170p, Westtown 164.5p High Blackwoodyards 164p. Limousin Hfrs (heavy) Brockwoodlees 246p, Heatheryhall 237p,Muirburn 235p, Canderside 224p Under Shieldhill 271p (light) Howburn 244p Brockwoodlees 244p Canderside 237p Heatheryhall 235p British Blue  - Brockwoodlees 245p. Sim – Raws 201p. Cows and bulls Lawrie and Symington also had Forward 97 cast cows. Lim cows sold to £1485 From M/s Cruickshank Little Kype, Strathaven, Sim cow Sold to 188p From M/s Storrar, Newmains, Forth. Hol Cow sold to £985 From M/s Laird, Blyth, Blyth Bridge. Fr cow sold to 126p From M/s Craig Carscallan, Hamilton Beef Averaged 130.1p. Price Per head – Sal – Poldean £1185. AA - £1075 Boghall, £935 Drochil Castle, £895 Addiewell, £875 Robiesland. Shorthorn - £1075 Nether Abington. Lim - £1485 Little Kype. Sim - £1375 Newmains, £1105 Kingside. Per Kilo – Sal – 143p Poldean. AA – 150p Boghall, 145p Robiesland, 140p Addiewell, 139p Drochil Castle. Shorthorn – 135p Nether Abington. Lim – 167p Little Kype. Sim – 188p Newmains, 173p Kingside.  50 Dairy cow averaged 103.2p. Per head Ayr - £735 Craigends, £735 Swaites. Hol - £985 Blyth, £865 North Quarter. MRI - £725 Bents. FR - £855 Rosneath, £845 Wolfclyde, £815 Carscallan per Kilo Ayr – 123p Swaites, 114p Craigends. Hol – 119p North Quarter, 111p Blyth. MRI – 121p Bents. FR – 126p Carscallan, 117p Wolfclyde, 114p Rosneath. 3 Cast Bulls Char - £1175 West Handaxwood Ayr - £965 Swaites.

655 Prime and Cast Sheep;  New Season Lambs (631) averaged 152.9p and sold to 185.4p for a 48kg pen of Beltex from EJ & AM Fox, St Johns Kirk, Symington and to £89 gross for a 48kg pen of Beltex from EJ & AM Fox, St Johns Kirk, Symington. Hoggets (121) averaged 133.8 pp/kg and sold to 150p per kg for a 40kg pen of Blackface from G Clark & Co, Wellhead, Livingston And to £87.50 gross for a 65Kg pen of Texel from Mrs K Wight, Midlock, Crawford. Tex – £87.50 Midlock, £84.50 Wellhead. Suff - £74 Bank, S. Mule - £69 West Shawtonhill 53 Medium Lambs averaged 154.8 pp/kg Top 168.4 pp/k for Texel From Mrs K Fleming, Balgreen, Dechmont. Tex – £64 Balgreen, £61.50 Sherrington Mains, £60 Colington. Bel - £61 Gascoigne, Suff - £60 Bents. 512 Standard Lambs averaged 154.3 pp/kg Top 179.8 for Beltex from I,M Bunting, Bridgestone. Tex – £78, £77 Bengal, £77 Candermains, £71.50 Westmains. Bel -£79, £75.50.Bridgestone, £70 St Johns kirk, £68 Muirhouse. Suf - £67.50 Dreva, £67 Burnetland. Rousin - £66.50 Bengal. Heavy Lambs (66) averaged 142.5. pp/kg. Top 185.4 pp/kg for Beltex from EJ & AM Fox, St Johns Kirk, Symington. Tex - £79, £73 Westmains, £74 Candermains. Bel - £89 St Johns Kirk. Suf - £74 St Johns Kirk.

459 Cast Ewes and Rams averaged £73.98 cast ewes Tex – Hartside £128.50, Landside £128.50, Nether Hangingshaw, Eastertown £125.50. Suf – Craigthornhill £118.50, Kingside £116.50. Greyface – Dreva £79.50, Humbie £73.50. Blackface – Hartside £60, Dewshill £57.50. Char – Normangill £100.50, £91.50.