Mon 7 March [Monday 7th March 2016]

Monday 7th March 2016

Sale Date: Mon 7 March

Monday 7th  March 2016

Lawrie & Symington Ltd sold, 46 Prime Cattle, 87 Cast Cows, and 3433 Prime Sheep and Cast Sheep at their weekly sale on 7th March 2016.

Prime Cattle - A top price of 246p per kg was realized for a 502kg char hfr from David Dickinson, Brockwoodlees, Canonbie and Purchased by J & H Cairns Butchers. Butchers Cattle sold to average 234.2p per kg. Lim blks – Bushelhead 209.5p, Hill 202p (light) Bushelhead 224p Char – Mid Shawtonhill 203.5p. AA – Threestanes 195.5p. FRIES – High Blackwoodyards 154p, Millhill 145.5p, Westtown 133.5p, Blackbog 127.5p Lim hfrs – (heavy) Brockwoodlees 240p, Hillend 222p (light)  Brockwoodlees 240p, Hillend 230p. Char – Brockwoodlees 240p, Mid Shawtonhill 196p. BB – Brockwoodlees 237p, Skirling Craigs 224p Young bulls –Lim – West Glespin 208p. Sim – New Steadings 190p Cast Cows (87) Lim cows sold to £1075 ot 144p from M/s Gilchrist, Newmill, Dolphington. FR cows sold to £855 from M/s Adam, South Gilmerton. Hol Cows sold to 116p from Roseneath Farm, Rosneath. Beef Cows per Head – BB - £985 Stonebyres, £975 Westtown. Lim - £1075, £1025 Newmill. High - £605 Sornfallow. Sim - £985 Mossplatt. Beef Cows per Kg BB – 130p Stonebyres, 142p Westtown. Lim – 144p, 141p Newmill. High – 101p Sornfallow.. Dairy Cows per Head – Hol - £795 Park, £745 Greentowers, £855 Over Dalserf. FR - £825 Parkend, £775 Broadfield, £755 Muldron, £855 South Gilmerton. Dairy Cows per Kg – Hol – 103p Greentowers, 105p Over Dalserf, 116p Roseneath. FR – 107p Parkend, 121p Broadfield, 106p Muldron, 112p South Gilmerton. Cast Bull – Hol - £1105 Greentowers. Prime and Cast Sheep; (3433) Hgts averaged 185.6p per kg and sold to 230.2p per kg for a pen of 43kg Beltex from M/s Allison, Muirburn Skirling. and to £118.50 for a pen of 62kg Texel from J & J.I Dunlop, Eastfield, Pettinain.  116 Light Hgts (25-32kgs) averaged 166.3p per kg to a top of 203.1p per kg for a pen of Beltex from Mrs HJP Sheddan, Burnfoot, Muirkirk. Bel - £65 Burnfoot. Chev - £56 Craigthornhill. Blackface - £55.50 Toxside, £55 Craigthornhill, £54 Craigdarroch Afton. 700 Medium Hgts (32.1-39kgs) averaged 180.1p per kg to a top of 228.2p per kg for a pen of Texel from R & M Struthers, Collielaw, Carluke. Tex - £89.50, £81.50 Collielaw, £79.50 Hill, Cumnock. £77.50 Wolfcrooks. Bel - £85, £76 Haspielaw, £84.50 Collielaw, £74.50 Newmill. Suf - £73.50 Dykehead, £65.50 Hills of Dalserf. S.Mule - £67.50 Millands, £67 West Glespin. Blackface - £70.50 Spango, £68.50 Millands, £68 Craigdarroch Afton, £67.50 Gosland. 1197 Standard Hgts (39.1-45kgs) averaged 192.2p per kg and sold to a top of 230.2p per kg for a pen of Beltex from M/S Allison, Muirburn, Skirling. Tex - £97.50, £95.50 Westmains, £96 Bengal, £93 Boylston, £90.50 Allanton, £90.50 Tinto View. Bel - £99, £93.50 Muirburn, £95.50 Haspielaw. Suf - £86.50 East Crookedstone, £84.50, £84 Dykehole, £82 Burnetland. Chev - £87 Balleny, £86.50, £86 Bengal, £86 Logan. Char - £86 Dykehole, £83.50 Normangill. Blackface- £84.50 Mitchellhill, £79.50 Toxside, £79, £77.50 Spango, £78.50 Netherwood, £78 Corsebank. 586 Heavy Hgts (45.1-52kgs) averaged 184.4p per kg top 209.8p per kg for a pen of Texel from T & J. Clark & Son, Wellhead, Livingston. Tex - £98.50 Allanton, £98.50 Wellhead, £96.50 Hillend, £96.50 Yardbent. Bel - £97 Muirburn, £95.50 Allanton. Suf - £94 Gosland, £91.50 Hillend, £88.50 Galalaw. Chev - £93.50 Kettlehill, £90 Balleny. Smule - £80 Low Polquheys. Blackface - £89.50 Spango, £86 Burnshott. 71 Super Hgts (52.1+ Kgs) averaged 164.7 per kg top 191.1p per kg for a pen of Texel from J & JI . Dunlop, Eastfield, Pettinain. Tex - £118.50, £117.50 Eastfield, £103.50 Toxside, £100.50 Bengal/ Suf - £97 Lesserlinn, £93.50 Hillend. Rou - £96.50 Bengal. 517 Cast ewes & rams averaged £64.96.  Ewes – Tex – East Shawtonhill £141.50, Eastfield £138.50, Carlinside £138.50, Carlinside £137.50. Suf – Lesserlinn £93.50. Mule – Haspielaw £80, Carlophill £79.50. Blackface – Hillcroft £76.50, Dreva £74.50. Chev – East Shawtonhill £79.50, Little Gala £76.50. Bel – Haspielaw £108.50, Feoch £106.50 Rams – Tex – Dykehead £115.50. Suf – Noblehall £111.50. Blackface – Hillcroft £76.50, Glendouran £76.50. Bluefaced  - Glendouran £89.50