Store Cattle & Sheep
Sale Date: Tue 29 October
Lanark, Lawrie and Symington Ltd sold 403 store cattle.
Bullocks (237) averaged 227.5p to 429.8p per kg for a pen of 246kg (Lim x) from Firm of J. W. Gibb, Toftcombs, Biggar and £1,400 gross for a 604kg (Lim x) from J. R. Allison & Son, Over Quarter, Carluke.
Heifers (166) averaged 216.8p to 367.7p per kg for a pen of 272kg (Lim x) from Firm of J. W. Gibb, Toftcombs, Biggar and £1,300 gross for a 542kg (Lim x) from R. & J. Hamilton, Dillars, Lesmahagow.
All classes continue to meet recent high rates.
Leading Prices per head and per kg;
251-300kg Haininghead £640, 213.3p
301-350kg Whiteside £765, Drochil Castle 222.9p
351-400kg Carwood £970, 255.3p
401-450kg Letham £1,080, Dillars 267.3p
451-500kg Greenhill, Lesmahagow £1,190, 250p
501-550kg Barr £1,230, 245p
551-600kg Bowridge £1,350, Birkhill 240.9p
601-650kg Over Quarter £1,400, 231.8p
251-300kg Toftcombs £1,000, 367.7p
301-350kg Howford £775, Greenbank 232.9p
351-400kg Traquair Knowe £910, 237p
401-450kg Underlaw £1,030, 239.1p
451-500kg Corramore £1,185, 245.9p
501-550kg Dillars £1,300, 239.9p
551-600kg Westerhouse £1,270, 230.1p
852 Store & Breeding Sheep
Tex x Ewes - £88 & £80 Eastmains
Scotch Mule Ewes - £80 Eastmains
Scotch Mule Feeding Ewes - £51 Gair
Suff x Lambs - £64.50 Herbertshaw
Tex x Lambs - £67, £62 & £61.50 Greenhead, £62.50 Cleughhead, £68 & £61 Southmains
Scotch Mule Lambs - £68 Southmains
Blackface Lambs - £49 & £45 Shawhead, £42 Birthwood, £44 Southmains