Mon 11 December [Primestock Report &...]

Primestock Report & Annual Christmas Show of Prime Lambs Res

Sale Date: Mon 11 December

Lawrie & Symington

Lanark Agricultural Centre

 

Monday 11th December – Annual Christmas Show & Sale of Prime Lambs

 

At the annual Christmas Show & Sale of Prime Lambs, L & S had forward 255 show lambs sponsored by McCaskie Agriculture.

The Judge, Mr William Shearer, awarded the championship to Robert Struthers, Collielaw, Carluke, for a pen of 3 44kg Texels which realised £155 to Country Refreshments, Lanark. The reserve ticket was awarded to a pen of 3 Beltex X lambs scaling 44khs from Jim Padkin, Muirhouse, which sold for £150 to Robert Lawson on behalf of Vivers Scotland.

 

Prize List

 

Suffolk X Lambs

1st – R Orr, Lawhead                                      42kgs - £82 James Chapman, Wishaw

2nd – R Orr, Lawhead                                     45kgs - £84 James Chapman, Wishaw

3rd – A Smellie & Part, Kailzie Mains              59kgs - £84 Fairfield Meats

 

Texel X Lambs (43kgs & under)

1st – R & M Struthers, Collielaw                     42kgs - £106 Vivers Scotlamb

 

Texel X Lambs (Over 43kgs)

1st & Champ – R & M Struthers, Collielaw     44kgs - £155 Country Refreshments

2nd – W & S Thomson, Bordlands                  48kgs - £95 J F Findlay

3rd – D Gilchrist, Ingraston                              46kgs - £95 Vivers Scotlamb

 

Beltex X Lambs (43kgs – Under)

1st – Mrs M Dunlop, Corstane                            42kgs - £99 Vivers Scotlamb

2nd – D Baillie, Calla                                        42kgs - £100 Vivers Scotlamb

3rd – R Orr, Lawhead                                      40kgs - £89 Vivers Scotlamb

 

Beltex X Lambs (Over 43kgs)

1st – T F Padkin & Son, Muirhouse                44kgs - £150 Vivers Scotlamb

2nd – D Baillie, Calla                                        47kgs - £99 West Scottish Lamb

3rd – J B Currie, Haswellsykes                       44 kgs - £98 Vivers Scotlamb

 

Any Other Breed

1st – R & M Struthers, Collielaw                     46kgs - £141 R Lawson

2nd – A Legatte, Stramulloch                          41kgs - £74 Yorkshire Halal

 

Blackface (up to 39kgs)

1st – R & B Dickie, Spango                             39 kgs - £71 Dunbia

2nd – DC & JJ Marshall, Gosland                   38 kgs - £67 Fairfield Meats

3rd – J A McGarva, Nether Abington              38 kgs - £61.50 Yorkshire Halal

 

Blackface (40 – 43kgs)

1st – DC & JJ Marshall, Gosland                    42kgs - £78 Janan Meats

2nd – J A McGarva, Nether Abington             42kgs - £73 Dunbia

3rd – R & B Dickie, Spango                            42kgs - £72 Janan Meats

 

Blackface (44kgs & Over)

1st – DC & JJ Marshall, Gosland                    45kgs - £86 Fairfield

2nd – J A McGarva, Nether Abington             45kgs- £75 Dunbia

3rd – JB Pate & Son, Toxside                         45kgs - £79 Janan Meats

 

Cheviot

1st – H P Jackson, Boat                                  45kgs - £82 Janan Meats

2nd – H P Jackson, Boat                                 46kgs - £82 Janan Meats

3rd – Stirkfield Farms                                      42kgs - £77.50 Dunbia

 

Scotch Mule

1st – T French, Balgray                                   47kgs - £78 Fairfield Meats

2nd – T French, Balgray                                  46kgs - £72.50 Fairfield Meats

 

Cast Ewes

TEX - £150.50, £136.50 & £133.50 Hallhill, £132.50 Robiesland. SUFF - £85.50 Corstane, £85 Auchenhard. SM - £80 & £73.50 Avonbank. BF - £60 Auchenhard, £55.50 Wester Crosswoodhill. CHEV - £57.50 Grangehall. BEL - £128.50 Crawfordjohn Hill, £102 Corstane.

 

Cast Rams

TEX - £128.50 Ingraston. SUFF - £113.50 & £112.50 South Mains. BF - £71 Wester Crosswoodhill. CHEV - £91.50 Halmyre. BFL - £122.50 Greenfield.

 

A top price of 258p per kg was realised for a 590kg Limousin Heifer from David Dickinson, Brockwoodlees, Canonbie, and purchased by Hugh Black & Sons Butchers, Lanark/Carluke. Butchers cattle sold to average 242.1p per kg.

 

Lim Blks (Heavy) - 232p Hill, 230p Oldhill. (Light) - 237p Oldhill, 235p Calla. Fries - 157.5 Silverrigg, 137.5p Westtown.

 

Lim Hfr (Heavy) - 258p Brockwoodlees, 256p Straven House, 248p Oldhill, 243p Howburn, 238p Auchenstarry, 236p Calla, 235p Under Shieldhill, 228p Birkhill. (Light) - 258p Brockwoodlees, 249p Straven House, 245p Auchenstarry, 235p Under Shieldhill, 232p Hill, 230p Howburn, 230p Oldhill. BB - 256p Brockwoodlees.

 

Young Bulls

SIM – 215p Castlehill, 212p Newsteadings. LIM – 182p Little Kype.

 

We also had forward 110 Cast Cows & Bulls. AAX cow sold to £1215 from Messrs Coubrough, Huntlyhill Farm, Lanark.

 

Beef Cow per Head LIM - £1145 Nisbet, £1095 Greenwall, £1025 Burnbrae. SHO - £945 Malletsheugh. AA - £1055 Northflatt, £1215 & £1165 Huntlyhill. HER - £925 Malletsheugh. SIM - £1125 East Merkland.

 

Beef Cow per Kilo LIM – 151p Burnbrae, 150p Greenwall. SHO – 137p Malletsheugh. AA – 129p Northflatt, 156p Huntlyhill.

 

Dairy Cow per Head FR - £725 Marshill, £700 Harelaw. MON - £895 West Park.

 

Dairy Cow per Kilo FR – 105p Marshill. MON – 124p West Park.