Tue 14 April [Tuesday 14th April]

Tuesday 14th April

Sale Date: Tue 14 April

The firm had forward a catalogue entry of 510 cattle at their fortnightly sale at Lanark on Tuesday. Despite the fall in prime prices a good crowd was present and all classes were well bid for. Quality fair, trade slightly easier especially for forward sorts
Overall
274, 278 Blks sold to average 432.3kg/2.271p/kg or £981.17
203, 183 Hfrs sold to average 425.8kg/2.11p/kg or £897
29, 28 Dairy bred sold to average 465.6kg/1.68p/kg or £783.21
Top priced bullock was £1300 for a Charolais X from A & W Orr, Mossplatt, Cleghorn, Lanark. Highest priced bullock per Kg was 270 p/Kg for a pen of Charolais X from JB Currie & son, Haswellsykes Manor, Peebles, Highest priced heifer was £1200 for a Limousin x from Mr TW Sanderson, Biggarsheils Mains, Biggar.
Best Price Heifer per Kg was 271P/Kg for Limousin crosses from WP & L & WA Kendall, Back Hareshaw Farm, Strathaven.
Blks
Char - £1300 Mossplatt, £1215 Crookboat, £1205 Parklea, £1130 Goodockhill, £1120, £1110 Hundleshope.
Lim - £1180 Netherton, £1180 Tippethill, £1160 Dovecot, £1150 Biggarsheils.
Sim - £1120 Tinto view, £1060, £1040 Parkerston, £1010 Lee Meadow.
Fri - £975 Hundleshope, £965 Couch, £ 815 Eastfield.
Mont - £855, £845 Gowmacmorran.
AA- £1180 Craighead, £1140 Cleughead, £1120, £1050 Lammerlaw, £1040 Hundleshope.
Hfrs
Sim £1160 Craighead, £1110x2, £1090, £1070 Tinto View, £1075 Lammerlaw.
Char - £960, £1055 Wester Hassockrigg, £1030x2 Mossplatt, £960 Goodockhill.
Lim - £1090, £1200, £1145 Biggarsheils Mains, £1100 Couch, £1080 Millwell, £1060 Townhead Croft.
AA - £1090, £1040, £1000 Lammerlaw.

Top prices per kg
Blks
AA – 238.8 p, 243.2p Couplaw, 237.8p Bagmoors, 226.6p Carmacoup, 221p, 220p Lee Meadow.
Lim – 262.4p Dovecot, £247.5p, 243.2p Blackhill, 242.5 Boghouse, 241.8 South Mains.
Char – 270p Haswellsykes, 260.1p Lodgehill, 257.5 Cleughead, 256.4 Crookboat.–
Sim – 264.5p East Forth, 250p Ryeflatt, 240p Carmacoup
Fri – 166p, 164p Eastfield, 165p Couch.
Mont – 216p, 212p Gowmacmorran
Hfrs
AA – 246p, 206p Lammerlaw.
Lim – 271p, 255p Back Hareshaw, 261.2p Dovecot, 248.6p Hills of Dalserf, 248.3p Walkerdyke
Char – 233.2p Cleughead, 232.1p Blackhill, 225p South Mains.
Sim – 227.5p 216p Ryeflatt, 215.4p Sandilands, 212.8p East Forth