Tue 8 October [Second Suckled Calves Sale ]

Second Suckled Calves Sale

Sale Date: Tue 8 October

 

Lanark, Lawrie and Symington Ltd sold 1014 suckled calves.

 

Bullocks (557) averaged 266.9p (+54.4p) to 518.5p per kg for a pen of 270kg (Ch x) from B. W. Orr, Dykehead, Chapelton and £1,500 gross for a 574kg (Lim x) from D. B. Erskine, Gillbank, Carluke.

 

Heifers (457) averaged 247p (+49.3p) to 853.7p per kg for a pen of 246kg (Ch x) from J. Campbell & Sons, Glenrath, Peebles and £2,100 gross for a 246kg (Ch x) from J. Campbell & Sons, Glenrath, Peebles .

 

Lawrie & Symington held their second sale of suckled calves when they had forward 1014 head of predominately ‘spring born’ calves. All classes met a keen enquiry resulting in the sale showing a rise of 52.3p per kg on the year and a rise of 174.62 per head with calves overall lighter by 4.4kg on last year. At the show prior to the sale the Judge Ian Lammie, Longhouse, Cumnock  made the following awards.

 

 

PRIZE LIST - SECOND SHOW OF SUCKLED CALVES

CLASS 9

BEST PEN OF 4 BULLOCK CALVES

1   

T. Laird & Son, Carbello/Sunnyside £1,010 (304.2p)

 

 

CLASS 10

BEST PEN OF 4 HEIFER CALVES

1   

T. Laird & Son, Carbello/Sunnyside £920 (323.9p)

2   

T. Laird & Son, Carbello/Sunnyside £990 (291.1p)

3   

B. W. Orr, Dykehead £810 (271.8p)

 

 

CLASS 1

BEST CH X BULLOCK CALF

1   

B. W. Orr, Dykehead £1,400 (518.5p)

2   

J.P. Campbell & Sons, Glenrath £1,040 (358.6p)

3   

J.P. Campbell & Sons, Glenrath £1,220 (312.8p)

 

 

CLASS 2

BEST LIM X BULLOCK CALF

1   

D. B. Erskine, Gillbank £1,160 (300.5p)

2   

T. Laird & Son, Carbello/Sunnyside £1,040 (297.1p)

3   

Allanton Farming, Allanton £1,040 (335.4p)

 

 

CLASS 3

BEST BRITISH BLUE BULLOCK CALF

1   

Allanton Farming, Allanton £1,280 (488.5p)

2   

T. Laird & Son, Carbello/Sunnyside £1,240 (329.7p)

3   

T. Laird & Son, Carbello/Sunnyside £980 (298.7p)

 

 

CLASS 4

BEST ANY OTHER BREED BULLOCK CALF

1   

T. Laird & Son, Carbello/Sunnyside £1,100 (302.1p)

 

 

   

CLASS 5

BEST CHX  HEIFER CALF

1   

J.P. Campbell & Sons, Glenrath £2,100 (853.6p)

2   

B.W. & J. Orr, Dykehead £1,120 (302.7p)

 

 

   

CLASS 6

BEST LIMX  HEIFER CALF

1   

T. Laird & Son, Carbello/Sunnyside £1,260 (346.1p)

2   

Allanton Farming, Allanton £900 (346.2p)

3   

T. Laird & Son, Carbello/Sunnyside £940 (259.6p)

 

 

CLASS 7

BEST BRITISH BLUE HEIFER CALF

 1   

A. & C. S Comrie, Stonebyres £1,480 (296p)

2   

J. Frame Little Galla £1,020 (349.3p)

 

 

   

 

CHAMPION CALF:-

 

J.P. Campbell & Sons, Glenrath - CH X Hfr which sold to £2,100 (853.6p) and was purchased by Firm of James Hunter, Hallrig, Tarbolton

 

 

 

RESERVE CHAMPION CALF:-

 

Allanton Farming, Allanton (BRB X Blk) £1,280 (488.5p) and was bought by Miss K. Blackwood, Nether Abington

 

Outwith prize list:

Leading Prices per head and per kg;

Bullocks;    

251-300kg Little Kype £1,380, 463.1p

301-350kg Carbello/Sunnyside £1,210, Laidlawstiel 377.4p

351-400kg Prettsmill £1,360, 348.7p

401-450kg Lightshaw £1,200, 276.5p

451-500kg Allanton £1,280, 273.5p

551-600kg Gillbank £1,500, 261.3p

 

Heifers;

251-300kg North Boig £740, 308.3p

301-350kg Glenrath £1,000, 340.1p

351-400kg  Laidlawstiel £1,330, 384.4p

301-350kg  Allanton £1,150, Stonebyres Mains 275.6p

451-500kg  Stonebyres mains £1,480, 296p