Tue 9 August [Tuesday 9th August 2016]

Tuesday 9th August 2016

Sale Date: Tue 9 August

The firm had forward 114 store cattle at their fortnightly sale at Lanark on Tuesday. A brisk trade prevailed and many more could have been sold. The top priced bullock was £1360 for a Limousin X from M/s J R Allison & Son, Over Quarter, Carluke. Highest Heifer was £1155 for a Limousin from R Harvie Jnr. Mayfield, Coalburn. This heifer also made the days top price of 232.9pp/kg. top price per kg Blk was 226.5pp/kg for a Simmental X from T R Walker, Ryeflatt, Carstairs. Other principle prices –

Blks – Sim - £925,£810 Ryeflatt, £980 Raws. Here - £840x2 Knowetop. Char - £940 Haywoodhead. Lim - £1360 Over Quarter, £670 Eastfield, £830 Craighead. AA - £1050 Tinto View, £1075, £980, £920 Greenbank, £880 Haywoodhead. FRI - £645, £625 North Brackenridge. Hol - £735, £690, £645 Loanfoot, £470 Mosside.

 Hfrs – Sim - £920 Raws, Here - £805, £780 Knowetop. Char - £880 Haywoodhead. Lim - £1155, £1070,£1065, £1040 Mayfield. £1085, £1035, £1010 Corramore. £1130 Over Quarter. £1125 Loanfoot. AA - £1060 Tinto View. BB - £995 Tinto View