Sale Date: Mon 10 November
Monday Herald Report 10th November 2014
Lawrie and Symington Ltd sold 4 Dairy Cattle, 34 Prime Cattle, 60 Cast Cows, 6 Calves and 2952 Prime and Cast Sheep at their weekly sale on the 10th November 2014.
Prime and Cast Sheep; (2952) New Season Lambs (2384) averaged 171.5p per kg and sold to 215.1p per kg for a 43kg pen of Beltex from R. & M. Struthers, Collielaw, Carluke and to £97 gross for a 48kg pen of Beltex from J. & I. Fleming, Kinnox, Douglas. 71 Light Lambs (25-32kgs) averaged 166.4p per kg to a top of 181.7p per kg for a pen of Texel from I. Rose, Gala Lodge, Broughton. Tex - £54.50 Gala Lodge. B. Face – 52.50 Netherhill & Debog. 433 Medium Lambs (32.1-39kg) averaged 172.1p per kg and sold to a top of 182.1p per kg for a pen of Texel from R. M. Johnstone, Eastertown, Crawfordjohn. Tex - £71 Eastertown, £70 Wolfcrooks, £69 Dechmont. Char - £66 Borland Mains. B. Face - £62 Fallside. Lleyn - £69 Poldean. 1384 Standard Lambs (39.1-45kgs) averaged 177.3.p per kg top 215.1p per kg for a pen of Beltex from R. & M. Struthers, Collielaw, Carluke. Tex - £92.50, £84, £80 Collielaw, £85 Eastlaw, £81 Nether Hangingshaw. Bel - £92.50 Collielaw, £84.50 Nether Skellyhill, £80.50 Newmill & Rowantreehill. Suff - £78 Muirsland, £77.50 Galalaw, £77.50 Lochurd, £77.50 Hartwood. Chev - £79 Sornfallow. Char - £75 Borland Mains. S. Mule - £72.50 Hillend, £72 Nether Abington, £72 Northflatt. 455 Heavy Lambs (45.1-52kg) averaged 157.3p per kg top 202.1p per kg for a pen of Beltex from J. & I. Fleming, Kinnox, Douglas. Tex - £85 Westtown, £81 Nether Hangingshaw, £80.50 High Tarbeg. Bel - £97 Kinnox. Suff - £79 Westmains, £79 Muirsland, £78.50 Hillend. Chev - £79.50 South Arnloss. Char - £75.50 Borland Mains. 41 Super Lambs (52.1+ Kgs) averaged 150.4p per kg top 157.6p per kg for a pen of Texel from A. M. Hope, Nether Skellyhill, Lesmahagow. Tex - £84.50 Candermains, £84 Noblehall. Suff - £85.50 South Quarter, £83 Hills of Dalserf. 568 Cast sheep averaged £60.70. Ewes – Tex – Nether Skellyhill £123.60, Home Farm Cottage £108.50, Kilwhipnach £104.50, High Parks £104.50. Suff – Southmains £87.50, High Parks £86.50. G. Face – High Parks £78.50, Howburn £78.50. B. Face – Dreva £87.50, Handaxwood £65.50. Chev – South Arnloss £92.50 & £89.50. Bleu Du Maine – High Parks £92.50. Bluefaced – Home Farm Cottage £94.50. Rams – Tex – Eastfield £104.50.
Dairy Cattle (4) averaged £1,480 Top price was £1,680 for a Hf Heifer from T. L. Trainer Byretown, Lanark. Hfrs in-milk – Byretown (Hf) £1,680, Craigthornhill (Ho) £1,580, Meadowbank (Ho) £1,380. Prime Cattle; (34) a top price of 251p per kg was realised for a 522kg Lim hfr from D. Dickinson, Brockwoodlees, Canonbie and purchased by J. & H. Cairns Butchers, Law. Butchers cattle sold to average 232.1p per kg. Lim blks – (heavy) Kitteymuirhill 219p, Hill 215p, Birkhill 193p (light) Howburn 227.5p, Birkhill 217.5p. BB – Kitteymuirhill 207.5p. Fries – Newbigging Mill 155.5p. Lim hfrs – Brockwoodlees 251p, Straven House 239p, Castlehill 238p, Birkhill 222p, Kitteymuirhill 209p, West Dykes 206.5p (light) Brockwoodlees 250p, Straven House 246p, Howburn 238p, Castlehill 228p, Birkhill 211p, Kepscaith 204p. BB – Brockwoodlees 250p. Sim – Gartvaigh 181.5p. Fries – Dykehead 154p. Young bulls – BB – Kitteymuirhill 149p. Fries – Northflatt 139p, Murrays 121.5p. Cast cows; Beef; (39) averaged 112.2p per kg and sold to 180.8p for a 672kg Lim from J. J. Somerville, Westerhouse, Carluke. Dairy; (21) averaged 69p per kg and sold to 99.1p for a Ho from J. Hunter & Son, West Tarbrax, Shotts. Leading Prices per head; Beef – Westerhouse (Lim) £1,215, Muirburn (Lim) £1,185, Brockwoodlees (Lim) £1,000, Tippethill (BB) £975, Townhead (Lim) £955, Mayfield (Lim) £935, Birkhill (Lim) £795. Dairy – East Tarbrax (Ho) £735, Murrays (Hfx) £655, Loanfoot (Hf) £585, Over Dalserf (Ho) £535. Leading prices per Kg; Beef – Westerhouse (Lim) 180.8p, Muirburn (Lim) 157.6p, Brockwoodlees (Lim) 133.7p, Tippethill (Lim) 130.7p, Mayfield (Lim) 128.8p. Dairy – East Tarbrax (Ho) 99.1p, Loanfoot (Hf) 84.1p, Murrays (Hf) 81.1p, Over Dalserf (Ho) 77.1p.