Mon 16 January [Primestock]

Primestock

Sale Date: Mon 16 January

 

Prime Cattle and Young Bulls (45) –a top price of 254p per kg was realized for a 572kg Limousin heifer from David Dickinson, Brockwoodlees, Canonbie purchased by S Collins & Son Butchers, Muirhead. Butchers cattle sold to average 231.8p. Limousin Bullocks (heavy) – Hill 214p, Westtown 197.5p (light) Buteland 220p. Fries – Westtown 135.5p. Limousin Heifers (heavy) Brockwoodlees 254p, Castlehill 227p, Hillend 227p, Auchenstarry 220p (light) Brockwoodlees 242p, Hillend 236p, Castlehill 231p, Buteland 227p, Auchenstarry 225p. Char – Silverrig 215p. BB – Brockwoodlees 240p. Young Bulls – Lim – Cowford 205p, Hed – Quothquan Mill 174p. Short – Berryhill 157.5p. Cast Cows and Bulls (141) – Lim cow sold to £1,215 or 157p from DM Gilchrist, Newmill, Dolphinton. BB cow sold to 177p per kg from JA McGarva, Nether Abington. Dairy cows sold to £815 from J & M Mackie, Shotlinn or to 124p per kg from T Neilson, Park Farm, East Kilbride. Beef cows per head - £1,125 Allanton, £1,215 Newmill, £1,125 Townhead, £1,005 Kepscaith, £1,065 Greenbank. BB - £1,295 Nether Abington, £1,115 Allanton. Sim - £925 Sornfallow, £885 Haswellsykes. BG - £745 The Cottage. BSH - £1,025 Knockenjig, High - £615 Sornfallow. Beef cows per kg – Lim – 157p Newmill, 152p Greenbank, 152p Allanton. BB – 177p Nether Abington, 149p Allanton. Sim – 124p Sornfallow, 123p Haswellsykes. BG – 130p The Cottage. High – 109p Sornfallow. Dairy cow per head – FR - £815 Shotlinn, £805 Harelaw, £785 Roadhead, £745 Marshall. Hol - £795 Park, £785 Quothquan Mill, £735 Greentowers, £685 East Brackenridge. MRI - £845 Moatmains. Ayr - £725 Langside. Dairy cows per kg – FR – 112p Roadhead, 109p Marshill, 106p Shotlinn, Hol – 124p Park, 107p Greentowers. MRI – 115p Moatmains. Ayr – 109p Langside. Blk - £1,065, £985 Silverigg. Bulls – Lim - £1,245 Elsrickle Mains. Prime and Cast Sheep – Hogget’s (2844) averaged 169p per kg and sold to 223.1p per kg for a pen of 39kg Beltex from Firm of JS Shaw, West Letham, Saline and £99 for a 49kg Texel from R & M Struthers, Collielaw, Carluke. (68) Light Hogget’s (25-32kg) averaged 147.4p per kg – Top 159.7p per kg for a pen of Chev from T Dunbar, Stepends. Chev - £50 Whitecraighead, £49.50 Stepends. B Face - £47 Stepends, £47 Whitecraighead. (523) Medium Lambs (32.1-39kgs) averaged 169.5p per kg and sold to 223.1p per kg for a pen of Bel from Firm of JS Shaw, West Letham, Saline. Tex - £78.502 Highfield, £78.50 Newhouse, £77.50 Birkenhead. Bel - £87, £77.50 West Letham, £77.50 Felton, £77 Newhouse, £76.50 Blairston Mains. Suff - £70 Muldron. Chev - £72 Blairston Mains. (1227) Standard Lambs (39.14-45kgs) averaged 174.7p per kg and sold to 216.3p per kg for a pen of Beltex from J Goudie, Blairston Mains. Tex - £93, £91 Collielaw, £92.50 Muirburn, £87.50 Westmains. Bel - £88 Muirburn, £87 Collielaw, £87 Northflatt, £86.50 Blairston Mains. Suff - £77 Newhouse, £75.50 Newton, £73.50 Mossplatt. Chev - £74.50 Bengal, £73.50 Sornfallow, £72.50 Glendouran. Char - £75.50 West Torphin, £74.50 Auchenbart. S Mule - £70 Sornfallow, £69.50 Scrogton, £69 Ingraston. B Face – £71, £69.50 Spango, £69.50 Corsebank, £69 Netherhill. (359) Heavy Lambs (45.1-52kgs) averaged 160.4p per kg and sold to 209.8p per kg for a pen of Texel from R & M Struthers, Collielaw, Carluke. – Tex - £99, £96.50 Collielaw, £89 Westerhouse, £88.50 Thinacre. Bel - £94.50 Newton, £87 Muirburn. Suff - £86, £76 Newton, £77 Southmains, £76 Grangehall. Chev - £78 Bengal, £77.50 Hallhill. S Mule - £73.50 Cloverhill. B Face - £75.50 Spango (77) Super Lambs (52.1kgs +) averaged 144.5p per kg and sold to 163.9p per kg for a pen of Tex from T & H Frame, Thinacre, Hamilton. Tex - £97.50, £87.50 Midlock, £88.50 Thinacre, £86 Allanton. Suff - £84.50 Southmains. Chev - £85.502 Hallhill. Char - £89.50, £86.50 Townfoot.  Cast Sheep (613) – averaged £54.15. Cast Ewes – Tex – Thinacre £135.50, Midlock £119.50, Garngour £119.50, Thinacre £118.50. Suff – Carwood 94.50, Newtonhead £88.50. G Face – Stirkfield £67.50, Blyth £66.50. B Face – Crookboat £56.50, £50.50. Chev – Easter Bush £68.50, Kingside £62.50. Bel – Townfoot £79.50. Cast Rams – Tex – Greenfield £83.50. B Face – Birthwood £61.50, West Loch £56.50. Chev – Stirkfield £64.50.