Mon 19 January [Primestock]

Primestock

Sale Date: Mon 19 January

Monday 19th January 2015

Lawrie and Symington Ltd sold 4 Dairy Cattle, 69 Prime Cattle, 101 Cast Cows, 10 Calves and 2278 Prime and Cast Sheep at their weekly sale.

Dairy Cattle (4) averaged £966. Top price was £1100 for a Hol Hfr from Meadowbank. Hfrs in-milk - £1,100 Meadowbank, £900 Mollinshead. Cows in-milk - £900 Mollinshead. Calves – (10) Averaged £222.50. Bull -  AA -  £360 South Gilmourton, Hex -  £355 Cauldcoats, £200 Cauldcoats, Hfx - £275 & £275 South Gilmourton, £190, £150 & £140 x3 Cauldcoats. Prime Cattle; (69) a top price of 254p per kg was realised for a 564kg Lim hfr from D. Dickinson, Brockwoodlees, Canonbie and purchased by Hugh Black Butchers, Lanark/Carluke. Butchers cattle sold to average 237.5p per kg. Lim blks – West Dykes 225p, lower Shieldhill 217.5p, Northflatt 209p. BB – West Backs 203p. Sim – Lephenstrath 195.5p. Fries – Mid Hartwood 177p, West Darlochan 175p, Hill 167.5p, West Backs 163.5p, Craigthorn 144.5p. Lim hfrs – (heavy) Brockwoodlees 254p, Howburn 241p, Castlehill 239p, Lower Shieldhill 210p. (light) Brockwoodlees 251p, Castlehill 235p, Howburn 221p, Northflatt 215p. BB – Brockwoodlees 248p, East Millrigg 214p, Todhall 210p. Sim – Gartvaigh 206p. Fries – Eastertown 146p, Nether Affleck 146p. Mox – Nether Affleck 172.5p. Young Bulls – BB – Carlindean 171p. Fries – Harvieston 161p. Ayrs – Northflatt 168p. Cast cows; Beef; (38) averaged 128.3p per kg. Dairy; (63) averaged 90.1p per kg. Leading Prices per head; Beef –£1,345 Wester Walston, £825 Harvieston, £985 Harvieston, £1,195 Harvieston, £1,065 Parklea. Dairy - £765 Auchmeddan, £745 Lephenstrath, £845 Greentowers, £825 Carskerdo, £845 Hill, £805 Park, £985 Sherriflatts, £985 Roadhead, £935 Nether Affleck, £835 Dykehead, £895 Boghall, £845 Muirhouse. Leading prices per Kg; Beef –162p Thistle, 163p Wester Walston, 141p Harvieston, 140p Parklea. Dairy – 139p Auchmeddan, 104p Greentowers, 110p Lephenstrath, 112p hill, 105p Langside, 109p Park, 115p Sherriflatts, 145p Roadhead, 157p Nether Affleck, 111p Dykehead, 107p Boghall, 115p Muirhouse. Prime and Cast Sheep; (2278)  Hoggets (1610) averaged 191.2p per kg and sold to 233.7p per kg for a 43kg pen of Beltex from R. & M. Struthers, Collielaw, Carluke and to £100.50 gross for a 43kg pen of Texel from R. & M. Struthers, Collielaw, Carluke. 96 Light Hgts (25-32kgs) averaged 162.2p per kg to a top of 187.1p per kg for a pen of Cross from A. A. Stoddart, Auchencorth, Penicuik. Tex - £59 Robiesland. S. Mule - £58 Auchencorth. B. Face - £59.50 Auchencorth, £58.50 Blackburn. 304 Medium Hgts (32.1-39kgs) averaged 186.7p per kg to a top of 210.3p per kg for a pen of Texel from R. & M. Wilson, Whinbush, Elsrickle. Tex – £82 Whinbush, £79.50 Kilwhipnach, £79 Altarstone. Bel - £82 Dovecot. Suff - £70.50 High Cattadale. Chev - £72.50 Bengall. S. Mule - £71.50 High Cattadale. B. Face - £71 Heatheryhall. 977 Standard Hgts (39.1-45kgs) averaged 197.3p per kg and sold to a top of 233.7p per kg for a pen of Texel from R. & M. Struthers, Collielaw, Carluke.  Tex - £100.50, £91 Collielaw, £99.50 Auldhouse, £91.50 Mid Shawtonhill. Bel - £94, £89 Clonhie. Suff - £89.50 Howford, £89 Burnbrae, £86 Lochurd. Chev - £87.50 Bengall, £87 Rowantreehill, £81 Burnbrae. S. Mule - £75.50 Northflatt, £75 High Cattadale, £73 Heatheryhall. B. Face - £76.50 Cloverhill, £75.50 Whelphill, £74.50 Craigdarroch Afton. 202 Heavy Hgts (45.1-52kgs) averaged 179.2p per kg top 209.8p per kg for a pen of Texel from P. & M. Gray, Eastfield, Symington. Tex - £99.50 Whinbush, £98.50, £95 Westerhouse, £94.50 High Parks. Bel - £96.50, £92.50 Eastfield. Suff - £92 Kailzie Mains, £90 Allanton. Chev - £91, £$85.50 Bengall. S. Mule - £81.50 Cloverhill. 23 Super Hgts (52.1+ Kgs) averaged 166.3p per kg top 175.69p per kg for a pen of Texel from B. W. & J. Orr, Dykehead, Chapelton. Tex - £95 Dykehead, £93.50 Whinbush, £93 High Parks. Suff - £92 Stramolloch. 668 Cast ewes & rams averaged £77.54 Ewes – Tex – Thinacre £141.50 x2, £138.50, Bengall £135.50, Peatpotts £135.50. Suff – West Shawtonhill, Howford £116.50. G. Face – Balleny £104.50, Broomhill & Whinbush £99.50. B. Face – Northflatt 94.50, Craigdarroch £87.50, £85.50. Chev – Stramolloch £109.50, Bengall £89.50. Bel – Bowmanhurst £107.50, £99.50, Corstane £99.50. Rams – Tex – Whinbush £97.50.