Mon 30 November [Primestock]

Primestock

Sale Date: Mon 30 November

Lawrie and Symington Ltd sold 36 Prime Cattle, 48 Cast Cows and 3317 Prime & Cast Sheep.

Prime Cattle - A top price of 251p per kg was realized for a 550kg Limousin Heifer from David Dickinson, Brockwoodlees, Canonbie and purchased by J & H cairns Butchers, Law. Butchers Cattle sold to Average 238.1p. Lim blks – (heavy) Calla 230p, Kepscaith 218p, West Dykes 213p, Canderside 212p (light) Hill 239p, Canderside 216p. Lim hfrs (heavy) Brockwoodlees 251p, Bushelhead 241p, Howburn 235p, Straven House 232p, Calla 230p (light) Brockwoodlees 249p, Howburn 238p, Straven House 234p, Bushelhead 232p. BB – Brockwoodlees 249p. Fries – Muldron 110p

Cast Cows (48) – Beef cows per head – Lim - £945 Crookboat, £935 Newton of Wiston. AA - £1035 Newton of Wiston. Here - £855 Corramore. Beef cows per kilo – Lim – 130p Crookboat, 120p Newton of Wiston. AA – 117p Newton of Wiston. Dairy cows per head – Fries - £765 Carlindean. Cast Bull – Lim - £1375 Corramore. Hol - £1035 Carlindean.

Prime and Cast Sheep; (3317) Lambs (2904) averaged 158.7p per kg and sold to 193.2p per kg for a pen of 44kg Beltex  from D Baillie, Calla, Carnwath and to £90 gross for a pen of 50kg Beltex from D Baillie, Calla, Carnwath. 397 Medium Lambs (32.1-39kgs) averaged 156.2p per kg to a top of 189.7p per kg for a pen of Beltex from J S Shaw, West Lethams, Saline. Tex - £67 Chesterhall Parks, £66 Stewartfield, £63 Debog. Bel - £74, £73 West Letham, £62.50 Muirsland. S. Mule - £62.50 Allanton. B. face - £55 Auchencorth. Kerryhill - £65 Chesterhall Parks. 1628 Standard Lambs (39.1-45kgs) averaged 166.5p per kg and sold to a top of 193.2p per kg for a pen of Beltex from D Baillie, Calla, Carnwath. Tex - £80.50, £80 Collielaw, £79 Muirburn, £79 Bengal. Bel - £85, £79.50 Calla, £78.50 Biggarshiels, £78.50 West Millrig. Suff - £74.50 Howford, £73.50 Wardhead, £72.50 Dykehole. Chev - £72 Wardhead. Char - £72.50 Dyke, £72.50 Lochhill, £70.50 South Quarter. S. Mule - £66 Howford, £65 Wardhead, £62 Parkerston. B. Face - £67 Corsebank. 764 Heavy Lambs (45.1-52kgs) averaged 149.2p per kg top 180p per kg for a pen of Beltex from A Baillie, Carstairs Mains, Carstairs. Tex - £80 West Millrig, £79.50 High Parks, £79 North  Glen. Bel - £90 Calla, £80 Ingraston, £77.50 High Parks. Suff - £77.50 Burnetland, £76.50 Wardhead. Chev - £77.50 Wardhead. S. Mule - £70.50 Allanton, £68.50 Ingraston.  119 Super Lambs (52.1+ Kgs) averaged 132.2p per kg top 145.3p per kg for a pen of Rouge from R & M Brewster, Westmains, Carnwath. Tex - £75.50 Westmains, £74.50 Baleny. Suff - £75.50 Westmains, £73.50 Toxside. Rouge - £77 Westmains. 413 Cast ewes & rams. Ewes  – Tex – Toxside £133.50, Hallhill £128.50, £109.50, Dreva £108.50, Longford £98.50. Suff – Toxside £95.50, Dreva £90. G. Face – Dyke £71.50, Dovecot £70.50, Libberton £61.50, Dreva £58.50. Chev – Westmains £66.50. Beltex – Clonhie £107.50, £103.50