Sale Date: Tue 6 May
Store Cattle Report – 6th May 2014
Lanark, Lawrie & Symington sold 1403 Store Cattle at their fortnightly sale.
Bullocks; (661) averaged 233.8p per kg to 298p per kg for a pen of 396kg Brb from J. F. & M. B. Teague, Buteland, Balerno and £1,330 gross for a 630kg Chx from T. Walker & Son, Netherurd Mains, Blyth Bridge.
Heifers; (646) averaged 212.1p per kg to 267.1p per kg for a pen of 322kg Lim from J. & A. Galloway, Lochlyoch, Carmichael and £1,200 gross for a 650kg Smx from R. Smellie, Tinto View, Thankerton.
Dairy Bred; (84) averaged 143p per kg to 214p per kg for a pen of 416kg Mox from A. Mitchell & Co., Newton of Wiston, Wiston and £890 Gross.
Quality and grazing cattle continue to be sought after well by buyers the length and breadth of the country.
Leading Prices Per Head and Per Kg;
251-300kg Poldean 230p, £675
301-350kg Lochlyoch 281.3p, £980
351-400kg Buteland 298p, £1,180
401-450kg Carbello/Sunnyside 270p, £1,100, Scotstounbank £1,100
451-500kg Fallside 248p, Bankswood £1,200
501-550kg Bankswood 231p, £1,260
551-600kg Netherurd Mains 213.3p, Bankswood £1,200
601-650kg Netherurd Mains 211.1p, £1,330
201-250kg West Carnduff 212p, £500
251-300kg High Cattadale 237.5p, Townhead £685
301-350kg Lochlyoch 267.1p, £860
351-400kg Townhead 262.3p, £960
401-450kg Tippethill 239.3p, £1,010
451-500kg Hamildean 231.7p, £1,075
501-550kg Holehouse 227.2p, £1,195
551-600kg Tinto View 189p, £1,100
601-650kg Tinto View 185p, £1,200
Bulls (12) Ingraston 200p, £790, Lonsdale 194p, Anston £640.
Dairy Bred; Newton of Wiston 214p, £890, Couch 154p, £865