Sale Date: Mon 15 June
Lawrie and Symington Ltd sold 37 Prime Cattle, 84 Cast Cows and 1147 Prime and Cast Sheep at their weekly sale on Monday 15th June 2015. Prime and Cast Sheep; New Season Lambs (551) averaged 195.5p per kg and sold to 217.1p per kg for a 44kg pen of Texel from R. Reid, Bengal, Lockerbie and to £100 gross for a 53kg pen of Texel from R. Reid, Bengal, Lockerbie. Hoggets (185) averaged 135.4p per kg and sold to 164.1p per kg for a 32kg pen of Chev from R. Reid, Bengal, Lockerbie and to £90.50 gross for a 68kg pen of Suff from W. R. Lawson, Midseat, West Lothian. 31 Medium Lambs (32.1-39kgs) averaged 198.4p per kg to a top of 210.5p per kg for a pen of Beltex from High Park Farms, Hamilton. Tex - £78 South Medrox, £77 Craighead. Bel - £80 High Parks. Char - £77 South Medrox. 441 Standard Lambs (39.1-45kgs) averaged 197p per kg and sold to a top of 217.1p per kg for a pen of Texel from R. Reid, Bengal, Lockerbie. Tex - £95.50 Bengal, £94 & £92.50 Meikle Carleith, £90 Drochil Castle. Bel - £94.50 & £89.50 Longford, £91.50 Drumbuie, £87.50 Bridgestone. Suff - £90 Burnbrae, £87.50 Toftcombs, £85.50 Drochil Castle. Millenium Bleu - £87 High Parks. 79 Heavy Lambs (45.1-52kgs) averaged 187.5p per kg top 195.7 per kg for a pen of Texel from J. & H. Clark, North Garngour, Lesmahagow. Tex - £100 Bengal, £95.50 Little Gala, £94 Craighead, £93 Dreva. Suff - £93 Bents, £93 Addiewell, £92 Dreva. Char - £93.50 Grangehall. 185 Hoggets averaged 135.4p per kg top 164.1p per kg for a pen of Chev from R. Reid, Bengal, Lockerbie. Tex - £85.50 Midseat, £83.50 East Merkland. Suff - £90.50 Midseat. Chev - £89.50 Midseat. Char - £90.50 Midseat. S. Mule - £83 Upper Muirhouse. B. Face - £74.50 Upper Muirhouse. 298 Cast ewes & rams averaged £75.31. Ewes – Tex – Mitchellhill £141.50, £138.50, Little Gala £135.50, Heatheryhall £129.50, Ryeflatt £128.50. Suff – Cloverhill £99.50, Little Gala £98.50. G. Face – Rowantreehill £84.50, Crawcraigs £83.50. B. Face – Crookboat £90.50, Hartside £74.50. Chev – Rowantreehill £89.50. Char – Mitchellhill £112.50. Bel – North Boig £105.50. Rams – Suff – Smiddyhill £133.50. Char – Lochhill £119.50. Bluefaced – Burnton £157.50, £134.50. Prime Cattle; (37) a top price of 247p per kg was realised for a 532kg Lim hfr from D. Dickinson, Brockwoodlees, Canonbie and were both purchased by S. Collins & Sons, Muirhead. Butchers cattle sold to average 231.2p per kg. Lim blks (heavy) Muirburn 230p, Howburn 223p. BB – Muirburn 230p. Char – Kitteymuirhill 199.5p. Fries – Westtown 161p. Lim hfrs – (heavy) Brockwoodlees 247p, Muirburn 235p, Castlehill 234p, Bushelhead 220p, Mid Shawtonhill 212p, Birkhill 210p (light) Brockwoodlees 243p, Bushelhead 227p, Castlehill 222p, Howburn 221p, Mid Shawtonhill 204p. BB – Brockwoodlees 246p. Char – Under Shieldhill 206p. MRI – Bents 152.5p. Cast cows; Lim cow sold to £1,425 or 180p per kg from Messrs. Allison Muirburn, Skirling. Fr cow sold to £1,025 from D. H. Russell, Burnfoot, Quothquan. Beef; (43) Per head - Sim £1,235 Over Hillhouse, BG - £735 West Handaxwood. AA - £1,045 Lightshaw, £985 Haininghead, £945 Hardgatehead. Lim - £1,425 Muirburn, £1,295 Mid Shawtonhill, £1,225 West Glespin, £1,075 Wester Walston, £965 Polnoon. Saler - £1,105 Poldean. BB - £1,025 Polnoon, £965 Hardgatehead, £965 Allanton. Per Kg – Sim 144p Over Hillhouse, 127p East Merkland. GB – 130p West Handaxwood. BB – 144p Allanton, 140p Polnoon. Lim – 180p Muirburn, 178p Mid Shawtonhill, 170p West Glespin. Saler – 138p Poldean. Dairy; (41) Per head – Fr - £1,025 Burnfoot, £965 Shotlinn, £945 Burnfoot, £885 Rosneath, £825 Hill, £815 Dykehole. MRI - £905 Moatmains. Ayr - £785 Swaites. Per kg – Fr – 128p Burnfoot, 124p Hill, 120p Dykehole, 116p Shotlinn, 116p Rosneath. Mont – 116p Shotlinn, MRI – 128 Moatmains.