Mon 9 October [Monday Weekly Sale]

Monday Weekly Sale

Sale Date: Mon 9 October

Lawrie & Symington

Lanark Agricultural Centre

Monday 9th October

 

A top price of 255p per kg was realised for 488kg Limousin Heifer from David Dickinson, Brockwoodlees Farm, Canonbie, and purchased by J H Cairns Butchers, Law. Butchers cattle sold to average 243.6p per kg.

 

Limousin Blks (Heavy) - 242p Todhall, 222p West Dykes, 190p Westtown. (Light) - 232p Hill. BrB - 202p South Flakefield. FRIES - 159.5p Westtown, 147.5p Millhill.

 

Limousin Hfrs (Heavy) - 251p Brockwoodlees, 250p Todhall, 240p Heatheryhall. (Light) - 255p Brockwoodlees, 250p Todhall, 235p Heatheryhall. British Blue - 248p Brockwoodlees, 244p Heatheryhall, 242p Todhall. SIM - 196p Badenheath Park. FRIES - 137.5p Eastfield.

Young Bulls: LIM – 206p Gilmeadowland.

 

We also had forward 136 Cast Cows & Bulls. Char cow sold to £1580 from Hammond, Auchenbart Farm, Darvel.

 

Beef Cow per Head

LIM - £1255 Dreva, £1025 Mid Shawtonhill. SIM - £1085 Overburns, 1075 Drumboy. CHAR - £1580 Auchenbart, £1125 Parkhall. HER - £1225 & £1105 Drumboy.

 

Beef Cow per Kilo

LIM – 155p Mid Shawtonhill, 155p Dreva. SIM – 133p Overburns, 136p Drumboy, 145p Badenheath Park. CHAR – 156p Auchenbart, 133p Parkhall. HER – 127p Drumboy.

 

Dairy Cow per Head

HOL - £825 Byretown, £865 Greentowers. FR - £875 South Gilmerton. MONT - £915 Cornhills.

 

Dairy Cow per Kilo

HOL – 107p Byretown, 105p Greentowers. FR – 136p South Gilmerton, 102p Aitkenhead. MONT – 124p Cornhills.

 

Cast Bull

£1180 Birkhill

 

We had 30 calves forward at the fortnightly sale. Top price for the day was achieved by a LimX bull from Ballantyne, Auchenheath Farm, Auchenheath, at £500.

Other top prices include:

 

Bulls:

AA - £460 (twice) Midhill. HEX - £260, £250, £220 Woodhead. BRBX - £290 Over Dalserf.

 

Black and White Bull:

£55 Craigthornhill, £55 Over Dalserf, £50 (twice) Westerboard, £50 (twice) Blyth.

 

Next sale is the 23rd of October. Please contact Peter Campbell on 07780 474095 for more information.

2797 Prime lambs averaged 165.8.

 

183 Medium Lambs (32.1-39kg) averaged 147p per kilo – Top 174p for a texel from J & S Clarke, West Shawtonhill. TEX - £60 Mid Craigton. BELT - £60 Linwater.

 

1843 Standard Lambs (39.1-45kg) averaged 166p per kilo – Top 227p for a texel from R & M Struthers, Collielaw. TEX - £100 & £90 Collielaw, £89 Dovecot. BELT - £ Cloverhill. CONT - £89 Dykehead, £79 Birks.

 

670 Heavy Lambs (45.1-52kg) averaged 167p per kilo – Top 204p per kilo for texel from J Cullens, Craighead. TEX £100 Craighead, £96 High Parks, £92 West Mains. BELT - £90.50 High Parks. SUF - £86 Burnbrae, £86 Cairnie. CHAR - £79.50 Cairnie.

 

41 Super Heavy Lambs (52.1kgs +) averaged 148p – Top £89 Liscleugh. TEX - £84 Little Gala.

 

Cast Ewes

 

TEX - £129 Greenbank, £125 East Shawtonhill, £117 Rusha, £117 Swaites. SX - £89 Lawhead, £78 Howford, £79 Stobilee, £79 Glendarroch. CHEV - £60 & £52 Castle Crawford. BF - £45 Shawhead, £44 Woolfords. BELT - £90 Corstane.

 

Cast Rams

 

CHEV - £88 Kinnox, £80 Castle Crawford. BF £56 Walston Mill, £49 Bavelaw Est.