Tue 25 August [Store Cattle]

Store Cattle

Sale Date: Tue 25 August

The firm had forward 183 Store Cattle at their fortnightly sale at Lanark. A plain show for quality but met a sound trade. Bullocks to 327.7p per kg for Charolais Crosses, Heifers to 294p per kg also for Charolais Crosses from Chapelhill, Peebles.

Limousin Bullocks    £1260 Couch, £980, £970 Bracken.

Holstein Fries Bullocks   £1075 & £915 Dykehead, £960 & £855 Couch, £850 Windyedge, £700 Coldwakening.

Angus Bullocks   £1245  Kittochside, £1100 & £960 Bagmoors, £980 & £940 Backshott, £935 Newlands

Simmental Bullocks  £1080 & £950 Parkerston

Charolais Bullock  £1140 Cornhill, £1090, £1020, £1010 Greenhill, £1150 & £1105 Parkerston

Hereford Bullocks   £1130 & £1065 Glenbarr Farms, £930 Parkerston

British Blue Bullocks  £990 Backshott, £1040 Cornhill, £1090 Mid Auchengray

Norwegian Red Bullocks  £1010 Mid Auchengray, £720 & £655 Midhill

Luing Bullocks  £1030 Mitchelhill

Limousin X Heifers  £1000 Newlands, £970 & £950 Haywoodhead

British Blue Heifers   £960 Stonebyres

Simmental X Heifers  £925 Craigside, £740 & £680 Ballygreggan

Charolais Heifers   £1170, £1140, £1070 Craigside

Angus X Heifers  £990, £975 Hills of Dalserf

Hereford Heifers  £840 Glenbarr Farms

Ayrshire Heifers  £900 Newlands

 

Overall

91 Bullocks sold to average 208.03p per kg

63 Heifers sold to averaged 205.4p per kg

29 Diary Bred sold to average 157.6p per kg

 

STORE LAMBS

A small show forward. Trade dearer on the week to an increased ringside of buyers, more required.

Texel  The Hill, Harthill £59, Gair £54.50, Heathstone £52.50

Beltex  Kinnox £57.50, £54.50, £52.50

Blackface Gair £41.50