Mon 6 February [Primestock]

Primestock

Sale Date: Mon 6 February

 

Prime Cattle and Young Bulls (30) –a top price of 249p per kg was realized for a 562kg British Blue Heifer from David Dickinson, Brockwoodlees, Canonbie purchased by Hugh Black & Sons Butchers Lanark / Carluke.

Butchers Cattle sold to average 234.2p per kg.  Limousin Bullocks: Under Shieldhill 226p, AA: Threestanes 202p, Fries: Westtown 136p. Limousin Heifers (heavy) Brockwoodlees 249p,  Auchenstarry 228p, Bushelhead 224p, Under Shieldhill 214p, (Light) Brockwoodlees 249p, Auchenstarry 230p, Hill 226p. Sim: Raws 223p, British Blue: Brockwoodlees 249p, Howburn 237p, Charl: Brockwoodlees 244p. Young Bulls: Sim: New Steadings 202p.

 

Cast Cows and Bulls (80) – Fr Cow Sold to £1045 from Messrs Watson, Westtown Farm, Stonehouse.

Beef Cows per head: Lim: £1035 West Dykes, Saler: £1005 Cloich, Sim: £955 Townhead, AA: £1015 Netherhill.

Beef Cows per kilo: Lim: 138p West Dykes, Saler: 128p Cloich, Sim: 133p Townhead, AA: 137p Netherhill.

Dairy Cows per head: Hol: £905 South Gilmerton, £945 Greentowers, £905 East Brackenridge, £895 Goslington.

Fr: £1045 Westtown, £855 Quothquan Mill, £855 Blackbog. Dairy Cow per Kilo: Hol: 113p Goslington, 107p East Brackenridge, 110p Greentowers, 113p South Gilmerton, Fr: 116p Westtown, 120 Blackbog.

Cast Bull: AA: £1210 Hazelside, Sim: £1310 Drochil Castle, Char: £1190 Netherhill.

 

Prime and Cast Sheep – Hoggets (1821) averaged 171.4p per kg and sold to 218.6p per kg for 43kg Beltex from JA Taylor, Skirling Craigs and to £96.50 for 50kg Texel from  R & W Moffat, Bowridge. 1821 Prime Hoggets averaged 171.4p per kg. 38 Light Hoggets (25-32kg) averaged 163.0p per kg – Top 206.3p per kg for Beltex from TW Sanderson, Biggarshiels, Biggar. Texel: £51 South Quarter, Beltex: £66 & £59 Biggarshiels, Blackface: £49.50 Howes Way. 447 Medium Hoggets (32.1-39) averaged 171.9p per kg – Top 211.4p per kg for Beltex from TW Sanderson, Biggarshiels, Texel £82 & £76.50 Birks, £75 Sandilands, £71.50 Tinto View, Beltex: £81 Loanfoot, £75 & £73 Upper Muirhouse, £74 Biggarshiels, £72 Heatheryhall, Suff: £67 Westmains, Chev: £68 & £67 Jeanfield, Blackface: £62 West Millrig, £60 Gosland, £60 Cloverhill.

997 Standard Hoggets (39.1-45kgs) averaged 173.1p per kg – Top 218.6p per kg for Beltex from JA Taylor, Skirling Craigs, Texel: £96 & £94.50 Collielaw, £89.50 Parkhouse, £88.50 Muirburn, Beltex £94 Skirling Craigs, £90.50 Jeanfield, £89 Ingraston, Suff: £75.50 Burnetland, £74.50 Dykehole, £74.50 Birks, £74.50 Netherhill, Chev: £75 Horseclose, £73 Jeanfield, Char: £76.50 High Tarbeg, £71.50 Lochhill, Scotch Mule: £73.50 Cloverhill, £71.50 Lightshaw, Blackface: £75.50 Laigh Alticane, £74.50 Cloverhill, £71 Spango.

285 Heavy Hoggets (45.1-52kg) averaged 167.4 p per kg – Top 201.1p per kg for Texel from J Frame & Co, Birks, Law. Texel: £96.50 Bowridge, £93.50 Birks, £92 Collielaw, £90 North Garngour, Beltex: £93 Hill, Cumnock, £92.50 Broomfield, £92 Ingraston, £91 Muirburn, Suff: £83 Stramolloch, £82 Netherhill, Char: £81.50 Stramolloch, Scotch Mule £73.50 Kilwhipnach, B                lackface: £76 Westloch Cottage.

51 Super Hoggets 52.1+kgs) averaged 148.7p per kg – Top 162.7p per kg for Texel from W & J Mair, Hill, Cumnock. Texel: £95.50 & £95 North Garngour, £93 Kailzie Mains, £91.50 Nether Skellyhill. Suff: £83.50 Thorneyhill.

 

593 Cast Ewes & Rams averaged £58.01

Cast Ewes: Texel: Parkhouse £127.50 & £120. Lamington Mains £127.50, Texel: Dreva £121.50, Cowgrove £120 & £117.50, Suffolk: Gilbank £101, Greyface: Biggarshiels £73.50, Westmains £73.50, Blackface: Burnhead £54.50, Dreva £54.50, Cheviot: Auchenbart £69.50, Rowantreehill £66.50, Beltex: Bankhead £132.50.

Cast Rams: Texel: Nether Skellyhill £129.50, Thripland £98.50, Blackface: Wolfords £87.50, Crossflatt £77, Lleyn: Hillend £100.50.