Sale Date: Mon 28 July
Store Cattle – 73 Store Cattle were sold at the fortnightly sale of Store Cattle. Bullocks (35) averaged 203.8p to 216.4p per kg for a pen of 402kg (Lim) from Mr WI McCornick, Gair Farm, Carluke and £1100 gross for a 552kg (AAx) from Messrs W & E Watson, Midhill Farm, Elsrickle. Heifers (19) averaged 192.6p to 219.5p per kg for a pen of 394kg (Limx) from D Robb & Son, Haywoodhead Farm, Forth. Dairy Bred (16) averaged 153.8p to 158.7p per kg for a pen of 504kg (Mon x) from F & P Hadfield, Netherton Farm, Auchenheath.
Leading Prices per head and per kg;
351-400kg Gair 214.1p, Hills of Dalserf £780.
401-450kg Gair 216.4p, Whitehaugh £940.
451-500kg West Polquhirter 208p, Midhill £1000
501-550kg West Polquhirter 198.2p, £995.
551-600kg Midhill 199.3p, £1100.
301-350kg Little Kype 206p, £700
351-400kg Haywoodhead 219.5p, £865
401-450kg Whitehaugh 186.3p, £760
451-500kg Haywoodhead 209.4p, £1030
Braidwood 183.3p, £700
Nethertown 158.7p, £920, Midhill 157.2p, £695.