Tue 29 November [Tuesday 29th November]

Tuesday 29th November

Sale Date: Tue 29 November

Tuesday 29th November 

The firm had 172 store cattle and 200 store sheep at their fortnightly sale at Lanark. Most classes of cattle were dearer on the fortnight with the sale being topped at £1205 for a Limousin X Blk from Ian Tennant, Oldhill, Carluke. Top price Blks Per Kg was 232.5p/kg for a pen of Limousins from Mr. W J McCornick, Gair, Carluke. Highest heifer was £1170 twice both for Charolais crosses one Ex Ian Tennent, Oldhill. And one from Messer George Watson & Co, Law Farm, Dechmont. Top Kg price was 223.4p/kg for Limousins from D & I Hamilton, Tippethill.

Overall 89 Blks Averaged £928.80 or 200.2p/kg. 59 Hfrs Averaged £871.43 or 193.2p/kg. 24 Dairy Bred Averaged £489.29 or 128.3p/kg.

Top Prices – Per Head Blks Limousin - £1205 Oldhill, £1180,£1055,£1020 Gair. Short - £1100, £1130 Muldron. £1050x2 Knevocklaw. Char - £1130 The Law. AA - £1100, £1080 Knevocklaw. £1080 The Law. BB - £1060 Lonsdale. Sim - £1040 The Law, £900 Dawyk Mill. Hol - £670, £560 Moy, £555, £500 Westtown.

Hfrs Lim – AA - £970 Lonsdale, £950 Westtown. Char - £1170 The Law, £1170 Oldhill, £980 The Law. Lim - £1140, £1090 Tippethill, £1060x2 Cornhill, £1020 Oldhill, £990 South Carnduff. BB - £910, £1070 Ballygraggan. £900 Moy, £1000 Tippethill. Sim - £1020 Moy.

Per KG Blks Lim – 233p,230p,227p Gair. 217p Oldhill. Short – 212p Knevocklaw. Char – 213p The Law. AA – 211p, 212p Knevocklaw. 211p Auchmedden,

Hfrs – 224p,217p Tippethill. 213,209p Oldhill. BB – 204.2p

Store sheep – Tex  - £67.50 The Hill Harthill, £65, £62 Kypehill. Chev - £52, £45, £44 Westloch. Mules - £57.50 East Dykes, £48 The Craigs, £45 West Loch. BF - £49, £35, £34.50 Westloch, £32 The Craigs