Tue 9 February [Store Cattle]

Store Cattle

Sale Date: Tue 9 February

The firm had forward 313 store cattle at their fortnightly sale at Lanark.  The large ringside of buyers were left short of requirements and many more could have been sold at an excellent trade.

Overall;    139 Bullocks averaged 205.9pp/kg

                135 Heifers averaged 196.4pp/kg

                39 Dairy Bred averaged 123.4 pp/kg

Top priced Bullock was £1310 for a Limousin x blk form T.W Sanderson, Biggarshiels Mains. Highest blk per kg was 250pp/kg for a Limousin x from Mr. A Cullen, Craighead, Carluke. Best heifer was £1190 for a British Blue form J.R Allison, over Quarter, Carluke. Mr. A Cullen, Craighead, Carluke had the top priced heifer per kg at 242.1pp/kg

Bullocks.

Per Head

Lim; £1310 Biggarshiels Mains, £1255(x2) Biggarshiels Mains, £1200 Biggarshiels, £1150 Greenbank.

Char - £1240 Parkerston, £1170 Easter Hassockrigg, £1150 Darnhall, £1120 Darnhall.

BRB - £1170 Biggarshiels Mains, £1105 Greenbank, £1050 Greenbank, £1010 Barr

Sim - £1200 Bogside, £1170 Bogside, £1090 Gair, £1025 Yondercroft.

AA - £1140 Newbigging, £1070 Newbigging, £1050 Underlaw, £995 Gair.

Fri - £790 Couch, £650, £635 Grangehall, £470, £455 Loanfoot, £555 Langholm

Other Native Breed - £1070 Millmoor (her), £1015 Wester Whitecastle (BSH), £910 Gair (HER)

Per Kilo

Lim – 250.0p Craighead, 238.1p Little Kype, 233.3p Little Kype, 227.0p Barr.

Char – 224.0p Darnhall, 223.6p Darnhall, 219.4p East Polquirter, 218.2p Cleughead

BRB – 227.4p Greenbank, 205.2p Stonebyres, 203.6p Barr, 203.5p Greenbank

Sim – 215.9p Westmains, 211.8p Yondercroft, 210.3p Westmains, 205.3p Yondercroft

AA – 207.8p Roberton Mains, 201.1p Newbigging Mill, 198.6p Newbigging Mill, 196.6p Underlaw

Other Native Breed – 227.0 Wester Whitecastle (BSH), 219.0p Wester Whitecastle(BSH), 207.8p Roberton Mains (HER), 119.0p Wester Whitecastle (BSH)

Heifers

Per Head

Lim - £1130 Westerhouse, £1120 Newmill, £1090 Westerhouse, £1075 Newmill

Cha - £1040 Yondercroft, £1005 East Polquirter, £980 Darnhall, £965 Haswellsykes.

BRB - £190 over Quarter, £1170 Grangehall, £1150 Grangehall, £1120 Grangehall

Sim - £1180 Westmains, £1070 Bogside, £1070 Yondercroft, £1000 Yondercroft

AA - £1110 Broomhill, £1050 Broomhill, £835 Broomhill.

Per kilo

Lim242.1p Craighead, 229.3p Little Kype, 222.1p Newmill, 220.7p Craighead

Char – 214.7p East Polquirter, 213.5p Haswellsykes, 208.6p Haswellsykes, 207.0p Darnhall

BRB – 222.9p Over Quarter, 214.5p Barr, 203.1p Barr, 202.1 Walkerdyke

Sim  - 119.3p Westmains, 196.3p Parkerston, 195.3p Haswellsykes, 192.5p Parkerston.

AA – 206.7p Broomhill, 206.3p Broomhill, 200.7p Broomhill