Tue 31 March [Show and Sale of Store Cattle ]

Show and Sale of Store Cattle

Sale Date: Tue 31 March

The Firm had forward 850 Store Cattle at their Show and Sale at Lanark on Tuesday. At the Show ably judged by Mr Alan Nicholson, Carsemains, Auldgirth, Dumfries, the Championship was awarded to a Limousin Heifer from Messrs T Laird & Son, Sunnyside, Carbello and scaled 476kg selling for £1310. The reserve champion was a Limousin x Blk from Mr R Orr, Lawhead, Tarbrax and it weighed 476Kg and realised £1245.

Prize List

Pen of 4 Continental Bullocks

1) Minto, Townhead £1220

2) Minto, Townhead £1170

3) Hamilton, Kilwhipnach    

 Pen of 4 Native Bred Bullocks

1)  Dunlop, Hillhead £1010

 Pen of 4 Continental Heifers

1) Laird, Sunnyside/Carbello £1000

 Single Continental Bullock

1) Orr, Lawhead of Tarbrax £1240

2) Orr, Lawhead of Tarbrax £1270

 Single Native Bred Bullock

1) Dunlop, Hillhead £1050

2) Dunlop, Hillhead £1050

3) Frame, Little Galla

 Single Continental Heifer

1st) T Laird & Son, Carbello / Sunnyside

Champion:- Laird, Sunnyside/Carbello

Reserve:- Orr, Lawhead, Tarbrax

 Overall

444 Blks sold to average 429.2Kg 2.41 P/Kg or £1033.16

371 Hfrs sold to average 388.9Kg 2.25 P/Kg or £875.37

21 Dairy Bred sold to averaged 1.76 P/Kg or £810.71

Top prices

Blks

Lim-  £1300 Flakefield, £1260,£1250 Greenshields, £1250 Wolfcrooks, £1240 Lawhill Tarbrax.

BB - £1370 South Flakefield, £1205 Moy Holding, £1190, £1185 Bellfield, £1150 Towhead.

Sim - £1345, £1275 Tinto View, £1060 Moy Holding.

Char- £1210, £1180,£1170 Townhead, £1270,£1095 Lawhead Tarbrax, £1210,£1200 x 2 Scrogton

AA- £1150, £1050x2 Hillhead, £1100 Townhead, £1030 Headsmuir

Hfrs

Char - £1150 Haswellsykes, £1130,£1040 Crookboat, £1060 Scrogton.

AA - £1030 knevocklaw, £960 Headsmuir, £920,£850 Knevocklaw.

Sim - £1190,£1145 Tinto View, £1105,£1005,£1000 Moy Holding

lim - £1310 Sunnyside/Carbello, £1210,£1190 Millmoor, £1190 Malletsheugh, £1100 Highlawside.

BB - £1100 hartfield, £910, £775 West High Cross.

Top prices per kg

Blks

Lim – 291.2 Kilwhipnach, 289.2p,285.4p Greenshields, 285.7p Kilwhipnach, 282.5 Scrogton

BB– 273.6 kilwhipnach, 262.4 Walkerdyke, 258.1 Stonebyres

Sim – 250p Hills of Darsef

Char – 280p,276p,266p Scrogton, 271p,255p Townhead, 264.5p Heads,262p,261p Headsmuir

AA– 261p,256p Headsmuir, 245p hillhead, 244p Townhead, 240p Wester Whitecastle

Hfrs

Char – 242.7p Headsmuir, 241p Sgrogton, 240p Townhead

AA – 238p Headsmuir, 218p,214p Cumberhead

Lim – 275p Sunnyside/Carbello, 261p,260p Greenshields, 260p Little Kype, 258p Sunnyside/Carbello

BB –237p Hartfield, 277p,226p West HighCross

Champion

Reserve Champion