Mon 25 January [Primestock]

Primestock

Sale Date: Mon 25 January

Lawrie & Symington Ltd sold, 68 Prime Cattle, 84 Cast Cows, and  3532 Prime Sheep and Cast Sheep at their weekly sale on 25th  January 2016.

Prime Cattle - A top price of 248p per kg was realized for a 566kg Limousin Heifer from David Dickinson, Brockwoodlees, Canonbie and purchased by JH Cairns Butchers, Law. Butchers Cattle sold to an average Lim blks – (heavy) Under Shieldhill 210p, Hill 210p, Southmains 206p/ Canderside 202p, Waygateshawhead 194p (light) Hill 234p, Canderside 209p. BB – Kittymuirhill 192p, West Backs 179.5p AA – West Back 172p. Sim – Lephenstrath 169.5p. Fries – Lephenstrath 147.5p, West Darlochan 144.5p, Coledrain 138p, West Backs 130p . Lim hfrs – (heavy) Brockwoodlees 248p, Bushelhead 230p, West Dykes 222p. (light) Brockwoodlees 247p. BB – Brockwoodlees 243p, Southholm 240p, Fries – West Darlochan 131.5p, West Backs 128p, . Young bulls- Sim –Newsteadings 193pp. Lim – Northflatt 172p, Belgium Blue – Carlindean 170p. Ayrs – Northflatt 134p. Fries – Northflatt 147.5p Cast Cows (65) Lim cow sold to £1115 or 146p From Clark Farms, Blackhill, Crossford. Hol cow sold to £885 or 123p From Messrs. Lawrie, Grangehall, Lanark. . Beef per head – Lim - £1115, £1105 Blackhill, £1000 Newton of Wiston, BB - £1085 Kilwhipnach. AA - £985 Ferme, £1025 Waygateshawhead. . Beef per kg – Lim – 146p, 145p Blackhill, 139p Newton of Wiston. BB – 141p Kilwhipnach. AA – 126p Ferme.  Dairy per head – FR - £735 Kilbank, £735 Loanfoot. Hol - £835 park, £755 Dykehead £885 Grangehall. Ayr - £715 Newlands.. Dairy per kg –FR – 107p Kilbank. Hol – 118p, 123p Grangehall Cast BullAA - £1280 Drochil Castle  Prime and Cast Sheep; (3532) Hgts averaged 180.5p per kg and sold to 230.5p per kg for a pen of 41kg Beltex from A. Baillie, Carstairs Mains, Carstairs. and to £104 for a pen of 63kg Texel from J. Hamilton, Silvermuir, Ravenstruther. 69 Light Hgts (25-32kgs) averaged 158.5p per kg to a top of 168.8p per kg for a pen of B Face from J. Steele & Son, Walston Mill, Dunsyre. B Face - £54 Walston mill, £51.50 Cloverhill, £51 Birthwood. . 839 Medium Hgts (32.1-39kgs) averaged 174.4 per kg to a top of 221.6p per kg for a pen of Beltex from J. Strang & Son, Auldhouse, East Kilbride. Tex - £79 Auchterhead, £77.50 Yardbent, £75 Kilwhipnach. Bel – £82 Auldhouse, £78 Heatheryhall, £75 West Mains. Suff - £71 Dykehead, £69.50 South Mains. Chev - £73.50 Walston Mill. Char - £70 Craig. S. Mule - £66.50 Greenbank, £62 Boat. B Face - £70 Craig, £67 Netherhill, £66 Heatheryhall. 1150 Standard Hgts (39.1-45kgs) averaged 186.9p per kg and sold to a top of 230.5p per kg for a pen of Beltex from A. Baillie, Carstairs Mains, Carstairs. Tex - £94.50 Biggarshiels, £94, £92.50 Collielaw, £92.50 Muirburn. Bel - £98 Ingraston, £94.50 Carstairs Mains, £92.50 Nether Skellyhill. Suff - £84 Galalaw, £82.50 Hills of Dalserf, £80 Dykehole. Chev - £81.50 Jeanfield. Char - £85.50 Stramolloch, £79 Glendouran. S Mule - £75 Shawhead, £75 Heatheryhall, £72 Burnetland. B Face - ££81 Craig, £80 Laigh Alticane, £79.50 Heatheryhall, £78 Darnhunch, £78 Cloverhill. 322 Heavy Hgts (45.1-52kgs) averaged 176.7p per kg top 216.3p per kg for a pen of Beltex from M Dunlop, Corstane, Broughton. Tex - £97, £96.50 Muirburn, £94.50 Silvermuir, £94.50 East Cauldcoats. Bel - £99.50, £95 Corstane, £94 Ingraston, £91.50 Jeanfield. Suff - £89 Hillend, £88 Southmains, £88 Lesserlinn. Chev - £91, £89.50 Calla, £85 Threestanes. Char - £83 Lochhill, £82 Haywoodhead. S Mule - £79.50 Nether Abington, £78.50 Threestanes, £77 Glendouran. 41 Super Hgts (52.1+ Kgs) averaged 154.7p per kg top 179.3p per kg for a pen of Tex from J Hamilton, Silvermuir, Ravenstruther. Tex - £104 Silvermuir, £103.50 Lawhead, £98.50 Auchty. Suff - £95.50 Lawhead, £87 Rutherend. 782 Cast ewes & rams averaged £60.35. Ewes – Tex – Auchtygemmell £134, Kilwhipnach £131.50, Swaites £130.50, Boat £126.50. Suff – Gillbank £93.50, Haswellsykes £77.50. G Face – Baitlaws £74.50, Auchenhard £70. B Face – Brocklees 65.50, Shawhead £59.50 Chev – Calla £78.50, £calla £69.50. Rams – Tex –Ingraston £98.50. Suff – Gillbank £68.50. Chev- Calla £80.50