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Monday 6th april

Sale Date: Mon 6 April

Monday 6th April 2015

Lawrie and Symington sold 30 Prime Cattle, 56 Cast cows and 2674 Prime and Cast Sheep at their weekly sale on 6th April 2015.Prime Cattle; (30) a top price of 249 per kg was realised for a 538kg limousine Heifer from David Dickinson, Brockwoodlees, Canonbie and purchased by S.Collins and sons Butchers, Muirhead. Butcher cattle sold to average 233.1 per kg.  Limousin Bullocks (heavy) Howburn 222p, Blackbog 202p, Belgium Blue – Blackbog 180.5p Fries – Blackbog 165.5p, Craigthornhill 131p Limousin Heifers (heavy) Brockwoodlees 241p, Howburn 234p, Castlehill 229p, Hill 202p (light) Brockwoodlees 249p, Castlehill 232p, Hill 202p, British Blue - Brockwoodlees 241p, Castlehill 227p, Todhall 214p, Blackbog 186.5p. Pax – Todhall 220p. Fries – Auchmeddan 137.5p, Hallhill 125.5 p also forward were 56 Cast Cows and Bulls. Hol x cow sold to £895 from R Warnock from Hill farm, Strathaven. BB x cow sold to £1085 From M/s Cockburn form Kingside Farm, Leadburn. Cast cows; Beef; (28) averaged 124.3p per kg. Dairy; (28) averaged 103.1p per kg Bull; char - £945 Haswellsykes.  Leading Prices per head; BB x – £1085 Kingside, £985 Dykehole. Lim x - £885 Lupas, £835 Law. Mont - £885 Shotlinn, £845 Shotlin. Fr - £835 Greentowers, £815 Park, £795 East Law. Blonde - £975 Stonebyres. Hol - £895 Hill, £855 Letham. Ayr - £785 Langside. Leading prices per Kg; Lim x – 147p Lupas, 146p Lupas, 134p Law. BB x – 142p Kingside, 133p Dykehole. Mont – 142p Nether Affleck, 129p Shotlinn. Fr – 112p Greentowers, 111p Park. Hol – 112p Hill, 125p Letham. Ayr – 112p Landside.  Prime and Cast Sheep; (2659) Hoggets (2268) averaged 196.5p per kg and sold to 220p per kg for 43kg. Texels from M/s B.E Dickie, Spango and to £98.50 for 49kg Texels from Clark Farms, Lee Meadow. SQQ Hoggets up to 45.5 kg (1365) Averaged 203.4p per kg (+12p) 906 Blackface Hgts Forward averaged 195.1p per kg sold to 211.9p per kg for a pen of 24, 42 kgs Hgts From M/s McGarva, Horseclose.135 Light Hgts (25-32kgs) averaged 181.8p per kg to a top 204.7p per kg for Texels from M/s Stoddart, Auchencorth. Tex - £65.50 Auchencorth. B. face - £64 Swaites, £62.50 Ashmark, £59.50 Millands, £59 Spango. 509 Medium Hgts (32.1-39kg) averaged 196.3p per kg to a top 207.7 p per kg Twice for Texels from M/s McCaskie, West Millrig & M/s Struthers, Boylston. Tex - £81 West Millrig, £81 Boylston, £78.50 Dykehole. Bel – £80 Tulloch. Chev - £75.50 West Millrig, £72 Allanton. B. Face - £75.50 Allanton, £75, £74.50 Boylston, £75 Ashmark, £74.50 Linfairn. 1043 Standard Hgts (39.1 – 45Kgs) averaged 205.4 per Kg and topped 220 per Kg for texel fromM/s Dickie, Spango. Tex - £97 Burnbrae, £96.50, £96 Wellheads, £95.50 Lea Meadow. Bel - £87.50 Haswellskyes, £84.50 Stramolloch. Suff - £94 Dykehole, £90 Burnbrae, £87.50 Malletsheugh. Chev - £94.50 Kettlehill, £93.50 Logan, £91.50 Bengal. Char - £93.50 Silverrig. Sm - £87 Silverrig B. Face - £89.50 Southholm, £89 Logan, £89 Horseclose, £89x3 Spango.  470 Heavy Hgts (45.1-52kg) averaged 186 p per kg and toped at 206.5 p per kg for Texels from M/s Hamilton and Main, Rowantreehill, Tex - £98.50x2 Lea Meadow, £98.50 Birks, £95.50 Logan. Bel - £98 Balleny. Suff - £90.50 Netherhill, £90 Hillend. Chev - £94 Netherhill, £93 Logan, £90 Burnshot. Char - £96.50 Assloss, £89 Spango, £89 Lightshaw. B. Face -£91 Linfairn, £90 Burnshot, £90 Horseclose. 117 Super Hgts (52.1 + Kgs) Averaged 165.4 per Kgs for. Tex - £97.50 Silverrig, £95.50 Wellhead. Suff - £97 Hill, £95.50 Wellheads, £92.50 Assloss. Chev - £94.50, £94, £92.50 Bengal. Char - £92 Wellheads. Sm - £91.50 Silverrig B. Face - £89.50 Linfairn, £89.50 Ashmark Cast Ewes Tex – £ 149.50 Kailzie Mains, £139.50 Silverrig, £139.50 Carbello/Sunnyside, £128.50 Longlea. Suff - £119.50 Longlea. G- Face - £98.50 £95.50 Westpark, £95.50 Mount Lothian. B- Face- £79.50 Culterallers, £78.50 Langshaw & Mitchellslacks. Chev - £100.50 Langshaw, £95.50 Kinnox. Bel - £114.50 East Cauldcoats. Zwartables - £138.50 £119.50 Broomfield. Cast Rams - Tex - £149.50 Boylston, £122.50 Allanton. B- Face - £79.50 Lightshaw. Char - £160.50 Haswellsykes.