Mon 20 June [Primestock]

Primestock

Sale Date: Mon 20 June

 (837) Prime and Cast Sheep; (529) New Season Lambs averaged 191.2p per kg and sold to 218.6p kg for 43kg Texels from Firm of R Reid, Bengal, Lockerbie  and sold to £98 gross for 47kg Beltex from Ingraston Farm, West Linton. (105) Hgts averaged 118.3 per kg and sold to 142.3p per kg for a pen of 39kg Texel’s from J Warnock, Sandilands and to £77.50 for a pen of 61kg Texel’s from E. Shearer, Coulter Station. 529 Prime Lambs averaged 191.2p per kg – Top 218.6p per kg for a pen of Texel’s from Firm of R Reid, Bengal, Lockerbie. Tex - £95 Hill, £94 Barglachan, £94 Longford, £94 Bengal. Bel - £98 Ingraston, £94 Skirling Craigs. Suf - £91.50 Mount Lothian, £90 Newton of Wiston, £85 Thornyhills.   105 Prime Hoggets averaged 118.3p per kg – Top 142.3.0p per kg for a pen of Texel’s from J Warnock, Sandilands. Tex- £77.50 Coulter Station, £76.50 Edmonston. Suf - £76.50 Mount Lothian

 203 Cast Ewes & Tups to average £64.91. Cast Ewes – Tex – Strathaven Rd £119.50, North Garngour, £114.50, Strathaven Rd £114.50, Strathaven Rd £104.50. Suf – Lawhead £87.50, Mosshouse £83.50, Greyface – Watermeetings £79.50, Belstane £73, Blackface -  Orchard Mains £60.50, Skirling Craigs £59.50. Chev – Dovecot £80, Thripland £64.50. Bel – North Garngour £102, Mosshouse £98.50.

 Prime Cattle (35) - Top Price of 246p per kg was realised for a 590kg British blue Heifer from David Dickinson, Brockwoodlees, Canonbie and purchased by S Cooper Bellshill. Butchers Cattle sold to 230.2p.  Limousin Bullocks (heavy) –Craigends 228p, Canderside 212p. Limousin Bullocks (Light) –Easter Frew 222p. Friesian –Millhill 140.5p, Craigthornhill 125.5p. Limousin Heifers (heavy) - Brockwoodlees 246p Heatheryhall 231p, Greenbank 226p, Canderside 226p, Auchenstarry 220p, Silverigg 214p, Under Shieldhill 208p Limousin Heifers(light)  Heatheryhall 224p Brockwoodlees 243p Silverrig 226p, Auchenstarry 224p, Waygateshawhead 202p. British blue – Brockwoodlees 246p, Heatheryhall 226p. Young bulls – Lim – Little Kype 198p

Cast Cows (110) Lim cow sold to £1005 or 148p from M/s Cruickshank, Little Kype, Strathaven . Other leading prices - Beef Cows per head - £1005 Little Kype, £905 Orchard. Sim - £835 Ryeflatt, £885 Bogside, £985 Auchenhard, £945 Hartfield. AA - £955 West High Cross, £815 Whitelees. Sal - £985 Scotstounbank Beef Cows per Kilo –Lim – 148p Little Kype, 141p Orchard. Sim – 130p Ryeflatt, 123p Bogside, 130p Auchenhard. AA 131p West High Cross, 127p Whitelees. Sal – 142p Scotstounbank Dairy Cows per Head – Hol - £885 Park, £795 Boag, £825 Mafflat. FR - £755 Forrest, £855 Loanfoot, £845 Killbank, £775 Byretown, £865, £755 Burnfoot, Ayr - £705 Swaites. Dairy Cows per Kilo – Hol – 104p Boag, 113p Silverigg, 103p Park, 113p South Brackenridge, 111p Mafflat. FR – 112p Forrest, 116p Loanfoot, 110p Killbank, 112p Byretown, 113p Burnfoot, Ayr – 100p Swaites, . Bulls Lim - £1315 West Quarter, £1275 Netherton. BB £1655 Carlindean