Mon 7 October [Primestock Report 7th October...]

Primestock Report 7th October 2013

Sale Date: Mon 7 October

Lanark: Lawrie & Symington Ltd sold 4 Dairy Cattle, 35 Prime Cattle, 129 Cast Cows, 2616 Prime Sheep and 741 Cast Sheep at their weekly sale on 7th October 2013.

Dairy Cattle (4) averaged £1,450. Top price £1,700 for an Hf hfr from Rosneath Farms Ltd, Helensburgh.

Prime Cattle;  A Top price of 284p per kg was realised for a 566kg Lim hfr from David Dickinson, Brockwoodlees, Canonbie and was purchased by Hugh Black Butchers Lanark/Carluke. Butchers Cattle sold to average 259.6p per kg.

Lim blks – (heavy) Burnside 266p, Lower Shieldhill 250p, Mid Hartwood 248p (light) Burnside 271p, Lower Shieldhill 250p, Birkhill 240.5p. Hfd – Lonsdale 211.5p. AA – Lonsdale 212.5p. Fries – Hill 179.5p. Lim hfrs – (heavy) Brockwoodlees 284p, Kittymuirhill 254p, Bi9rkhill 220p, West Dykes 218p (light) Burnside 269p, Brockwoodlees 267p, Kittymuirhill 241p, Birkhill 240.5p. BB – Brockwoodlees 268p. BA – Brockwoodlees 270p. Fries – Longlea 179p, Westtown 175p, Byretown 170.5p. Young Bulls – Fries – Quathquan Mill 168.5p.

 Cast cows; Beef cows; (59) averaged 115p per kg and sold to 146p for a 788kg Bsh fromD. Clarkson & Son, Woodlands, Carmichael and sold to £1,105 for a 804kg Bsh from J. W. Frame, Little Galla, Wiston.

Dairy Cows; (48) averaged 100p per kg and sold to 133p for a 622kg Nrx from James Ballantyne, Auchenheath Farm, Auchenheath and to £965 for a 792kg Hf from W. McGregor & Son, Eastlaw, Carluke.

Otm; (18) averaged 122p per kg and sold to 162p for a 558kg SA hfr from W. & J. Davidson, Poldean, Wamphray and to £1,125 for a 826kg Ho from Robert Reid, Bengall, Lockerbie.

Leading Prices per Head; Beef – Little Galla (Bsh) £1,105, Woodlands (Bsh) £1,075, Woodlands (Bsh) £945, Meadowflatt (Aax) £945, Ardoch (Lim) £925, Sandilands (Lim) £895. Dairy – East Law (Hf) £965, Bengall (Hol) £935, Bengall (Ho) £895, Auchenheath (Hfx) £885, Grangehall (Hf) £875, Raws (Hf) £835, Longlea (Ho) £835. Otm – Bengall (Ho) £1,125, Rosneath (Hf) £945, Roadhead (Hf) £935, Bengall (Ho) £1,125, Roseneath (Hf) £945, Roadhead (Hf) £935, Bengall (Ho) £925, Roadhead (Hf) £925, Poldean (Sax) £905.

Leading prices per kg – Beef – Woodlands (Bsh) 146p, Poldean (Sax) 142p, Little Galla (Bsh) 137p, Meadowflatt (Lim) 137p, Woodlands (Bsh) 136p, Auchren (Lim) 131p. Dairy – Auchenheath (Nrx) 133p, Bengall (Hol) 132p, East Law (Hf) 122p, Bengall (Ho) 119p, Auchenheath (Hfx) 116p, Longlea (Ho) 115p, Raws (Bf) 115p. Otm – Poldean (Sa) 162p, Burnfoot (Aax) 145p, Roadhead (Hf) 140p, Rosneath (Hf) 139p, Roadhead (Hf) 137p, Bengall (Ho) 136p.

Prime and Cast Sheep; (3604) New Season Lambs (2616) averaged 174.4p per kg and sold to 224.4p per kg for 43kg Tex from J. T. Gilchrist, Newmill, Dolphinton  and to £96.50 gross for 43kg Tex from J. T. Gilchrist, Newmill, Dolphinton.

464 Medium Lambs (32.1-39kgs) averaged 204.3p per kg to a top of £77.50 for a Bel from J. B. Currie & Son, Haswellsykes, Peebles. Tex - £76 & £73.50 Knockgardner, £74 Strathnafanaig, £72 Killean Estate. Bel - £77.50 Haswellsykes, £75.50 Muirhouse, £72 Midtown. S. Mule - £63 Roughside. B. Face - £66 Gair.

1644Standard Lambs (39.1-45kgs) averaged 176.1p per kg and sold to a top of 224.4p per kg for a Tex from J. T. Gilchrist, Newmill, Dolphinton. Tex - £96.50 & £89 Newmill, £90.50 Longlea, £89 Kirkton of Crawford. Bel - £87.50 & £86.50 Collielaw, £86.50 Longfoot, £86 Lawhead. Suff - £78 Kailzie Mains, £77 Mid Auchengray, £76 Thistle. Chev - £74 Killean Estate. Char - £75 Westdykes, S. Mule - £76 Lamington Mains, £72.50 Hillend, £72.50 Northflatt.

475 Heavy Lambs (45.1-52kgs) averaged 170.6p per kg selling to 195.7p per kg for a Bel from J. & I. Fleming, Kinnox, Douglas. Tex - £95 Laigh Alticane, £90 & £89.50 Craigthornhill, £89 Collielaw & Thistle. Bel - £90 Kinnox. Suff - £90 & £89.50 Netherurd Mains, £89 Muirsland, £85.50 Thistle. Char - £90 Muircleugh. S. Mule - £74 Ingraston.

24 Super Lambs (52.1+) averaged 165.1p per kg to 170.8p per kg for a Tex from J. & J. Beattie, Muircleugh. Tex - £93.50 & £92.50 Muircleugh. Char - £93.50 Muircleugh. Lleyn - £87 Burghmuir, £86.50 Poldean.  

 

Cast Ewes & Rams; (741) Ewes – North Garngour £127.50 & £97.50, Collielaw £101.50, Drochil Castle £96.50, Nether Hangingshaw £96.54. Suff – Southmains £89.50. G. Face – Handaxwood £77.50, Gair £72.50. B. Face – Lamington Mains £54.50, Hazelside £52.50. Blueface – Burnside £82.50. Rams – B. face – Darnhunch £52.50. Chev – Thornyhills £74.50. Bel – Carstairs Mains £82.50.