Tue 16 May [Tuesday 16th May Store Cattle]

Tuesday 16th May Store Cattle

Sale Date: Tue 16 May

Store Cattle 16th May 2017

Lawire and symignton had 930 store cattle forward at their 2nd may sale. All classes selling well to maintain recent high rates. Top price on the day was £1310 for a Limousin bullock from west Quarter with west Glespin Limousin heifers realising 268.7ppkg.

Overall

444 Bullocks averaged 230.1ppkg/ £914.68

432 Heifers averaged 222.9ppkg/ £720.67

54 Dairy bred averaged 182.8ppkg/ £720.67

Other leading prices

Blks

Charolais - £1240 Netherurd Mains, £1230 Cleugh, £1170 Cairnie.

Limousin - £1310 West Quarter, £1250 Cornhills, £1240 Westerhouse

Simmental - £1170 Mid Auchencarroch, £1150 The Law, £1120 The Law.

British Blue - £1230 Gartvaigh, £1200 Netheron, £960 South Carnduff

Aberdeen Angus  - £1265 Broomhills, £1250 Broomhills x2, £1210 Whitecraigs

Other Breeds - £1150 (Shorthorn) Shaws, £1070 (Hereford X ) £1030 (Shorthorn) Kingledores

Price per Kg

Charolais – 261p Headsmuir, 258.5p Hillhouse, 254.1p Thornyhills.

Limousin- 253.9p Headsmuir, 250p Woodlands, 250p Kirkton of Crawford

Simental – 256.1p Craigend, 245.8p Dawykmill, 241.5p Thornyhills

British Blue – 242.9p Rhoin, 239.4p Rhoin, 236.4p Rhoin.

Aberdeen Angus – 253.8p Bagmoors, 250p Halmyre Mains, 247.1p Halmyre Mains

Any other Breed – 250p (Shorthorn) Auchengray, 211.7p (South Devon) Birkhill, 211.5p (Hereford X ) Netherhill

Heifers

Charolais - £1130 Newton of Wiston, £1030 South Stane, £960 Crookboat.

Limousin - £1270 Westerhouse, £1230 Netherurd Mains, £1215 Westerhouse.

Simmentals - £1240 Mis Auchencarroch, £1060 Cairnie , £950 Auchrerhead

British blue - £1180, Netherton, £1160 Netherton, £1030 Daviesdykes

Aberdeen Angus - £1065 Newton of Wiston, £1000 South Carnduff, £960 Carmacoup

Any other Breed - £1050 (Hereford) Newton of Wiston, £900 (shorthorn) Cairnie, £890 (Hereford) Canderwater

Per kg

Charolais - 241.1p Scrogton, 241p Haswellsykes, 239.9p Headsmuir

Limousin – 268.4p West Glespin, 261.7p Dovecot, 261.4p Kirkton of Crawford.

Simmental – 238.4p Craigends, 235.3p Letham, 233p Mid Auchencarroch

British Blue – 250p Netherton, 243.8p Netherton, 222.5p Auchmeddan.

Aberdeen Angus – 235.9p Haininghead, 235.2p Halmyre Mains, 230.p Halmyre Mains

Any other Breed – 229.3p (Hereford) Mid Auchencarroch, 222.6p (Shorthorn) Auchengray, 215p (Hereford) Canderwater

Also forward a small selection of breeding cattle

Lim Hfr with calf - £1950 Wester Whitecastle

Sim Hfr bull Calf - £1480 Wester Whitecastle

Char cow with Calf - £1650 Wester Whitecastle

BB Cow with Bull Calf - £1720 High Machramore

AAX Bulling Hfr - £1080 Hillhead

Limx - £1140 Cowford