Sale Date: Mon 19 October
Lawrie and Symington Ltd sold 46 Prime Cattle, 94 Cast Cows and 2682 prime and cast sheep at their weekly sale on Monday 19th October 2015. Prime Cattle - A top price of 253p per kg was realized for a 528kg Limousin Heifer from David Dickinson, Brockwoodlees, Canonbie and Purchased by Hugh Black Butchers Lanark/Carluke. Butchers Cattle sold to Average 234.5p Bullocks – (heavy) Mid Shawtonhill 226p Birkhill 222p, Kitteymuirhill 220p (Light) Birkhill 217p Char – Law 200.5p British Blue – Kitteymuirhill 216p, Eastfield of Wiston 208p. Fries – Millwell 147p, Mid Hartwood 144.5p Heifers (heavy) Brockwoodlees 251p, Howburn 249p, Oldhill 226p Undershieldhill 223p West Dykes 217p (light) Brockwoodlees 253p Oldhill 229p, Howburn 220p Char – Mid Shawtonhill 212p, Auchrobert 195p British Blue – Brockwoodlees 251p, Fries – North Garngour 132p .Young bull – Lim – Bogside 225p, Sim – Skirling Craigs 211p
(94) Cast Cows – Lim Cow Sold to 166p to £1125 From J Taylor & Son, South Arnloss Farm, Slamannan. 65 Beef cows averaged 118.5p, 28 Dairy Cow Averaged 85.1p, 1 Bulls Averaged 77p. Beef cows per head – Sim - £855 West Blackmoss, £895 Auchrobert, AA - £875 Muirmains, £965 South Arnloss, £865 Culterallers, £925 Moatmains. Lim - £955 Bushelhead, £855 Lawhead, £1125 South Arnloss, £1005 Bushelhead, £905 Mayfield. BSH - £795 Elsrickle Mains Beef cows per kilo – Sim – 126p West Blackmoss. AA – 118p Muirmains. Lim – 152p Bushelhead, 126pLawhead, 166p South Arnloss Dairy cows per head FR - £755 Dykneuk, £665 Boag. Hol - £705 East Brackenridge. Dairy cows per kilo – FR – 102p Dykeneuk Bull Char – £1185 Scotstounbank.
Prime and Cast Sheep; (4280) Lambs (1837) averaged 141.6p per kg and sold to 170.2p per kg for a pen of 42kg Beltex from J.B Currie. Son, Haswellsykes, Peebles and to £79 gross for a pen of 49kg Texel from R. M Struthers, Collielaw, Carluke. 176 Medium Lambs (32.1-39kgs) averaged 136.7p per kg to a top of 156.4p per kg for a Texel from A Dykes, Priestgill, Strathaven. Tex - £61 Priestgill, £60 Easterbush, £55.50 Auchencorth. Blackface - £54 Blackburn. 972 Standard Lambs (39.1-45kgs) averaged 148.1p per kg and sold to a top of 170.2p per kg for a pen of Beltex from J. B Currie & Son, Haswellsykes, Peebles. Tex - £69.50 Longford, £69 Threestanes, £68 Westmains. Bel - £76 Collielaw, £71.50 Haswellsykes, £70 Lawhill. Suff - £67.50 Eastshield, £65 Bonnington Mains, £64.50 Muldron. Chev - £64 Sornfallow. Berrichon - £67 Breconside. 623 Heavy Lambs (45.1-52kgs) averaged 134.7p per kg top 161.2.2p per kg for a pen of Tex from R. & M. Struthers, Collielaw, Carluke. Tex - £79,78 Collielaw, £75 High Parks, £73 Mount Lothian. Bel - £70 Ingraston. Suff - £72 Dykes. Char - £71 Threestanes. BDM - £70 High Parks. 66 Super Lambs (52.1+ Kgs) averaged 126.1p per kg top 140.6p per kg for Texel from R. & M. Struthers, Collielaw, Carluke. Tex - £76.50 Mount Lothian, £74.50 Collielaw, £74.50 Bowridge. Suff - £72.50 Mount Lothian, £69 Muldron. 664 Cast ewes & rams. Ewes averaged £55.25 – Tex – North Garngour £134.50, Glendouran £107.50, Laight £96.50. Suff – Carwood £90. G. Face – Cloverhill £74.50, Low Polqueheys £68.50.B.face – Cloverhill £50.50, Threestanes £49.50. Chev – Auchenbart £79.50, £69.50. Char – Mayfield £120, £90 Cast Rams – Char – Laigh Cleughearn £100