Mon 27 July [Primestock]

Primestock

Sale Date: Mon 27 July

Lawrie and Symington sold 30 Prime Cattle, 92 Cast Cows and 2343 Prime and Cast Sheep at their weekly sale on the 27th of July 2015. Prime Cattle – Lim Hfr Sold to 251p/kg or £1310 From M/s Dickinson, Brockwoodlees, Canonbie to H Cairns, Law. Lim Blk sold to 220p/kg or £1457 From M/s Allison, Muirburn, Skirling. 22 Beef Bread Cattle averaged 2.27p/kg. Hfrs 251p, 250p Brockwoodlees, 246p Heatheryhall, 236 Howburn, 224p Muirburn, 219p Todhall, 222p under Shieldhill. Blk 220p Muirburn. 5 Dairy Bread Cattle Averaged 166p/kg, 193p Westtown, 192p Craigends, 155p Westtown. 3 Young bulls 220p Carwood. 92 Cast Cows and sim cow sold to £1175 or 155p/kg form M/s Storrar, Newmains, Forth. FR cow sold to £955 or 150p/kg From M/s Moffat, East Tarbrax, Shotts. 60 Dairy cow per head Hol - £915 Park, £875 Greentowers, £865 East Tarbrax. FR - £765 Byretown, £915 Greentowers, £955 East Tarbrax. Ayr - £785 Newlands. Per Kilo – Hol – 107p Park, 111p Greentowers, 149p East Tarbrax. FR – 111p Greentowers, 150p East Tarbrax, Ayr – 102p Newlands. 32 Beef Cows Per head – Lim - £915 Townhead. BG - £705 Spango. Sim - £1175 Newmains. Per kilo – Sim – 155p Newmains.

 Prime and Cast Sheep;  New Season Lambs (1658) averaged 145.6p and sold to 193.2p for a 44kg pen of Texel from R.M Struthers, Collielaw, Carluke And to £85 gross for a 44kg pen of Tex from R.M Struthers, Collielaw, Carluke. 89 Medium Lambs averaged 145.1 pp/kg Top 153.9 pp/k for Texel from RM Johnstone, Eastertown, Crawfordjohn. Tex – £60 Eastertown, £58 Boat, £58 Crawcraigs.. Bel - £58 Harestonhill. Suf - £58 Crawcraigs.1374 Standard Lambs averaged 146.7 pp/kg Top 193.2 for Texel from R.M Struthers, Collielaw, and Carluke. Tex – £85 Collielaw, £71,£70 Bengal, £70 Robiesland, £68.50 Eastfield. Bel - £69.50 Longford, £69 Little Kype. Suf - £65.50 Gosland, £65 Laigh, £62.50 Howford. Char - £64.50, £63.50 Haspielaw. S.Mule £56 Laigh. 207 Heavy Lambs averaged 138.3 pp/kg. Top 165.6pp/kg for Tex from R.M Struthers, Collielaw, Carluke. Tex - £77.50 Collielaw, £73.50 Greenshields, £73 Nether Hangingshaw. Bel – 76.50 Robiesland, £73 Bengal, £72 Little Kype. Suf - £66.50 Burnetland, £66 Gosland, £66 Lochhill, £65 Whitfield. Berrichon - £68.50 Nework. Cast Ewes and Rams and sheep averaged £53.38 cast ewes Tex – North Garngour £121.50, Eastfield £107.50, Nether Hangingshaw £106.50, Headsmuir £99.50. Suf – Gosland £94.50. Greyface – Whitfield £67.50, Knockenjig £62.50. Blackface – Woolford’s £66.50, Townhead £54.50. Chev – Goodockhill £62.50 cast rams Tex – Goodstrum £128.50, Greenbank £96.50. Blackface – Bank £68.50. Chev – Dawyck Mill £88.50.

 Show and Sale of Texel Prime Lambs – At their Annual show and sale of Texel prime lambs on behalf of the Scottish Texel sheep breeders club. Lawrie and Symington had Forward 29 Pens. The Judge Mr Jamie Orr, Wester Walston, Dunsyre Awarded the Championship to a pen of 3 ¾ bred Lambs Consigned by Robert Struthers, Collielaw, Carluke Which scaled 44kgs and sold for £85 to Mr Robert Lawson. The reserve Ticket was awarded to Jim Gray Eastfield, Symington which scaled 41kgs and sold to Vivers Scotlamb, Annan for £68.50

Prize list;

Class 1 – Texel X Scotch Mule (42kgs & Under)

1 – A Cullen, Craighead 41kgs £60

2 – Ingraston Farms 40kgs £59

Class 2 – Texel X Scotch Mule (42kgs & Over)

1 – R.B Dickie, Spango 46kgs   £63

2 – E Hamilton & Partners, Gilmeadowland 43kgs £66.50

3 – R.B Dickie, Spango 44kgs £63.50

 Class 3 – Texel X Texel X (42kgs & Under)

1 - & Reserve P.M Gray, Eastfield 41kgs £68.50

2 – M.K Maxwell, Baitlaw 42kgs £62.50

3 – D.M Gilchrist, Newmill 42kgs £64

 

Class 4 – Texel X Texel X

1 - & Champ R.M Struthers, Collielaw 44Kgs £85

2 - & Champ R.M Struthers, Collielaw 47kgs £77.50

3 – A Provan, Robiesland 45kgs £70

 Class 5 – Texel X A.O.B

1 – R.M Struthers, Collielaw 46kgs £66.50