Mon 11 April [Primestock]

Primestock

Sale Date: Mon 11 April

Lawrie and Symington Ltd sold 32 Prime Cattle, 48 Cast Cows and 1804 Prime & Cast Sheep at their weekly sale on Monday 11th April 2016.

(1804) Prime and Cast Sheep; (1485) Hgts averaged 174.5p per kg and sold to 210p per kg for 40kg Beltex from T  Howden & Sons, Balleny, Balerno and to £101.50 for 50kg Texel from A.W Semple, Threestanes, Strathaven. 51 Light Hoggets (25-32kg) averaged 163.2p per kg – Top 176.6p per kg for Chev from B. Campbell, Howes Way, Carstairs. Tex - £53.50 Rullian Green. Chev - £56.50 Howes Way. Blackface - £51 Parkhall. 434 Medium Hoggets (32.1-39kg) averaged 175.1p per kg – Top 190.3p per kg for Texel from J. Allan & Sons, Westmains, Stonehouse. Tex -  £68.50 Westmains, £68 Westtown. Bel - £70 Kepscaith, Chev - £73 South Quarter, £69.50 Sandford, £69 Heatheryhall. Blackface - £69 Wellhead, £68.50 Boylston.  625 Standard Hoggets (39.1-45kg) averaged 181.9p per kg – Top 210p per kg for Beltex from J. Howden & Sons, Balleny, Balerno. Tex-  £88 Bowridge, £85.50 Heatheryhall, £83.50 West Montgarswood. Bel - £87.50 Rowantreehill, £84 Balleny. Suf - £79 Muirsland, £78 Lochhill. Chev - £84.50 Balleny, £83.50, £82.50 Netherhill, £82 Wellheads. S mule - £73 Netherhill, £72 Millands. Blackface - £78.50 Parkhall, £78 Horseclose, £75 West Montgarswood. Blue Tex - £90 Millands. 252 Heavy Hoggets (45.1-52kg) averaged 169p per kg, Top 206.4p per kg for Beltex  from A. Taylor, Heatheryhall, Thankerton. Tex -  £101.50 Threestanes, £98.50 Westtown, £94 Longford. Bel - £98.50, £97 Heatheryhall. Suf - £83 Addiewell, £83 Lochhill. Chev - £87.50, £86 Wellheads, £79 Netherhill. Char - £81 Lochhill. S mule- £78.50. 123 Super Hoggets (52.1+kgs) averaged 155.2p per kg – Top 186.8p per kg for Texel from A Middleton, Longford, West Calder. Tex - £99, £93.50 Longford, £95 Silverrig. Chev - £90 Balleny, £88 Wellheads. Char -£99.50 Heatheryhall. £93.50 Townfoot, £90 Walesly. 270 Cast Ewes & Tups to average £71.64. Cast Ewes – Tex - Bank £153.50, Silvermuir £146.50, Millside £139.50, Longfield £138.50. Suf – Muirsland £89.50, Auldhouse £89.50. Greyface – Silverrig £88.50, Allanton £84.50. Blackface – Greenhill £69.50, Netherhill £68.50. Chev – Sandilands £84.50, Skirling Mains £78.50. Bel – Auldhouse £116.50 Tups -  Tex – Greenhills £118.50, Sandilands £115.50. Blackface – Millands £69.50. Chev – Elsrickle Mains £123.50. Bluefaced - £123.50.

Prime Cattle (32) - A Top Price of 2.46p per kg was realized for a Limousin Heifer from David Dickinson, Brockwoodlees, Canonbie and purchased by Collins Butchers, Muirhead. Limousin Bullocks; Hill 222p,. Limousin Heifers (heavy) Brockwoodlees 2.46p, 2.41p, 238p, Heatheryhall 2.30p, Burnside 2.30p, Under Shieldhill 2.18p, Collielaw 240p, 231p. Char Heifers – Heatheryhall 2.32p. Sim Heifer – Burnside 226p. FR Blk – Millhill 131.5p, Westtown 127.5p, 125.5p Crookedstone Cast Cows (48) Limousin Cows sold to £1105 or 138p from A. I Lindsay, Bushelhead, Carluke. Hol Cow sold to £835 or 112p from M/s Nelson, East Brackenridge, Strathaven. Ayr cow sold to £875 from M/s Millar, Newlands, Uddingston.  Beef Cows per head; Lim - ££1105 Bushelhead, £1005 West Quarter. AA - £905 Parkhall. Beef Cows per Kilo; Lim – 134p West Quarter, 138p Bushelhead. AA – 128p Parkhall.  Dairy Cows per Head; Hol - £815 Greentowers, £835 East Brackenridge. Ayr - £795 Langside, £875 Newlands. Dairy Cows per Kilo; Hol – 107p Greentowers, 112p East Brackenridge. Ayr – 102p Langside, 105p Newlands