Tue 17 February [Store Cattle]

Store Cattle

Sale Date: Tue 17 February

The firm had forward 474 store cattle at their special sale at Lanark on Tuesday. All classes of cattle met an animated trade selling to top £1,490 for a Char x blk from M. Peat, Greenhill, Lesmahagow. Top priced blk per kg was 289.9p per kg for a pen of Lim x from J. & A. Hutchinson, Roberton Mains, Dolphinton. Top priced hfr was £1,350 for an AAx from T. & J. Linton, Sornfallow, Wiston. Top priced hfr we kg was 283.5p per kg also for a Lim x from J. & A. Hutchinson, Roberton Mains, Dolphinton. Overall 244 blks averaged £1,057.80 or 231p per kg. 196 hfrs averaged £982.89 or 220p per kg. 34 Hf/fries blks averaged £769.04 or 165p per kg.

Top prices

Blks

Lim - £1,300, £1,280 Biggarshiels Mains, £1,275 Venlaw, £1,270, £1,260 Greenbank

Char - £1,490 Greenhill, £1,315 Easter/Wester Hassockriggs, £1,270 Hardgatehead, £1,260, £1,205 Haswellsykes AA - £1,350, £1,340 Newbigging Mill, £1,280 Lammerlaw, £1,280 The Thistle

BB - £1,140 Bankhead, £1,060 Westtown, £1,040 Eastfield

Sim - £1,300, £1,280, £1,235 Yondercroft, £1,160, £1,130 The Law, £1,110 Gair

Shorthorn - £1,155 Walston Mill, £920 Knevocklaw

Fries - £975, £965 Couch, £950 West Torphin, £950 Gair

Hfrs

AA - £1,350, £1,100 Sornfallow, £1,130 South Slipperfield, £1,120 Newbigging Mill

Shorthorn - £810 East Hyndshawland

Sim x - £1,160, £1,150, £1,140 Yondercroft, £1,240, £1,000 South Slipperfield

Blonde d’Aquitaine - £850 The Law

BB - £1,140, £96 Eastfield, £1,110 Bankhead, £1,000 Kilkivan

Char x - £1,170 Greenhill, £1,170 Mossplatt, £1,160 Hassockriggs, £1,130 Hardgatehead

Lim x - £1,310, £1,190 Greenbank, £1,310 Eastfield, £1,280 Little Kype, £1,280 Gair

 

Top prices per kg

Blks

Lim – 265.6p, 289.9p Roberton Mains, 271.9p Woodlands, 263.5p Greenbank

Char – 272.1p, 256.9p Hardgatehead, 268.1p Haswellsykes, 255.7p Cleughhead

AAx - 262.4p Knevocklaw, 255.1p Hills of Dalserf, 245.8p Blackburn

BB – 245.6p East Crookedstone, 236.6p Westtown, 236.5p Bankhead

Sim x – 243.5p East Crookedstone, 240.9p, 237.9p Yondercroft, 230p, 228p The Law

Shorthorn – 264.4p Newbigging Mill, 238.6p Walston Mill

Fries – 177.8p Eastfield, 175.1 Westtown, 174, 171 Couch

Hfrs

AAx – 218.9p Lammerlaw, 218.1p Knevocklaw, 214.8p South Slipperfield

Lim x – 283.5p Roberton Mains, 258.9, 243.3p Greenbank, 263.4 Little Kype

Char x – 238.4p Hardgatehead, 238.3 Haswellsykes, 236.5 Netherhill, 234.8p

             Easter/Wester Hassockriggs, 234p Mossplatt

BB – 235.4, 227.9p The Law, 223.8p Bankhead

Blond d’Aquitaine – 218p The Law

Sim – 226.4p, 217.6p, 215.6p Yondercroft

Shorthorn – 201.5p East Hyndshawland

 In-calf Hfrs – BB - £1,470 Eastfield, Coulter