Mon 8 February [Primestock]

Primestock

Sale Date: Mon 8 February

Lawrie & Symington Ltd sold, 30 Prime Cattle, 62 Cast Cows, and 3050 Prime Sheep and Cast Sheep at their weekly sale on 8th  February  2016.

Prime Cattle - A top price of 251p per kg was realized for a 542kg British Blue Heifer from David Dickinson, Brockwoodlees, Canonbie and purchased by J & H Cairns Butchers Law. Butchers Cattle sold to average 234.5p per kg. Lim blks – Hill 234p, West Dykes 212p, Under Shieldhill 200p. Fries – Westtown 144p. Lim hfrs – (heavy) Brockwoodlees 251p, Greenshields 234p, Calla 233p, Bushelhead 230p, Buteland 222p.  (light) Brockwoodlees 244p, Calla 231p Greenshields 231p Char - Brockwoodlees 238p,. Young bulls- Lim –West Glespin 209p Cast Cows (62) Top price om the day was £1135 for a BBX Cow From  Lochurd which was also top price per kilo at 148.6p. Beef Cows (13) Averaged 113.03pp/kg or £817.71. Per Head BRB - £1135 Lochurd, £1000 Lochurd. BB - £1125 Buteland, LIM - £855 Laigh Cleughearn. AAX - £825 Buteland. Per Kilo BRB – 148.6p & 132.6p Lochurd, 120.5p Buteland. BBX – 111.5p West Flakefield. AA – 111p Haininghead, 109.7p Craighead. LIM – 109.3p Laigh Cleughearn. Dairy Cows (47) averaged 75.3p or £458.10. Per Head - £865 Blyth Farm, £755 Branchalburn, £745 Mid Hartwood, £735 Blyth Farm, £665 Newlands, £665 Auchenheath. Per Kilo – 98.1p Blyth Farm, 95.5p Langholm, 95.2p Blyth Farm, 92.2p Mid Hartwood, 91.2p Branchalburn, 90.6p Blackbog, 90.3p Langholm. Prime and Cast Sheep; (2229) Hgts averaged 191.9p per kg and sold to 221.1p per kg for a pen of 38kg Beltex from J. Meikle, Newhouse, Jackton, East Kilbride. and to £104.50 for a pen of 54kg Texel from Messrs Allison, Muirburn, Skirling. 86 Light Hgts (25-32kgs) averaged 171.4p per kg to a top of 185.0p per kg for a pen of  Texel from J.O & E, Cuthbertson, Thripland, Biggar. Tex - £55.50 Thripland.  B.Face - £55.50 Birthwood, £55.50 Toxside, £52.50 Cloverhill . 678 Medium Hgts (32.1-39kgs) averaged 188.2 per kg to a top of 221.1p per kg for a pen of Beltex from J Meikle, Newhouse, Jackton, East Kilbride. Tex - £78 Little Kype, £78 Chesterhall Parks, £78 Eastertown.. Bel – £84 Newhouse, £79.50 Biggarshiels, £79 West Lethams, £79 Heatheryhall. Chev - £72 Glendouran. Char - £77 Littlegill. S. Mule - £72 Heatheryhall, £65.50 Glendouran. B. Face- £72.50 Toxside, £71.50, £70 Heatheryhall, £69 Cloverhill, £68 Spango. 933 Standard Hgts (39.1-45kgs) averaged 197.5p per kg and sold to a top of 220.0p per kg for a pen of Texel from R & M, Struthers, Collielaw, Carluke. Tex - £99, £98 Collielaw, £97 Greenbank, £95.50 Muirburn. Bel - £94 Dykehole, £92 Little Kype, £91.50 Hill. Suff - £85 Sornfallow, £84.50 Dykehole, £82 Ainville. Chev - £89.50, £87.50 Bengal, £89.50 Arnloss, £87 Baleny, £87 Sornfallow.. Char - £86.50 Howford. S Mule - £76 Blyth, £76 Blyth, £76 East Merkland £73 Littlegill. B Face - £78 Cloverhill, £77 Spango, £76.50 Heatheryhall, £76.50 Walston Mill, £76.50 Darnhunch. 475 Heavy Hgts (45.1-52kgs) averaged 191.1p per kg top 217.0p per kg for a pen of Texel from Messrs Allison, Muirburn, Skirling. Tex - £102, £101 Muirburn,£99 Auchenhard, £99 Bogside. Bel - £97 Hill (Cumnock). Suff - £95.50 Spango, £94.50 South Mains, £94.50 Hillend, £94.50 Baleny. Chev - £97.50 Arnloss, £96.50 Bengal. Char - £93.50 East Merkland. S Mule - £82.50 Howesway, £77.50 Spango. B. Face - £87.50 Dreva. 57 Super Hgts (52.1+ Kgs) averaged 161.7p per kg top 193.5p per kg for a pen of Texel from Messrs Allison, Muirburn, Skirling. Tex - £104.50 Muirburn, £99 Kailzie Mains. Suff - £98.50 Southmains, £96.50 Southmains. Ham - £97 Lower Callender. LLY - £91.50 Tulloch. 551 Cast ewes & rams averaged £61.96 Ewes – Tex – Eastfield £153, Greenfield £139, Allanton £133, Chesterhall parks/ Rusha £129. Suff –Gillbank £110, Gillbank £97. G Face – Broomhill £80, Mossplatt £75. B Face – Calla £71, Toxside £64. Chev – Sornfallow £73, Sornfallow £68. Bel – Calla £110, Calla £108. Shet –Westmains £44, Orchardfield £40. Rams – Tex – Rusha £120. Suff – Fallside £80. B.F-ace – Woolfords £77, Spango £75. Bluefaced – Fallside £92. She – Romano Mains £50