Mon 19 February [WEEKLY PRIMESTOCK REPORT]

WEEKLY PRIMESTOCK REPORT

Sale Date: Mon 19 February

Lawrie and Symington Ltd

Lanark Agricultural Centre

 

Monday 19th February

 

A top price of 256p per kg was realised for a 478kg Limousin Heifer from David Dickinson, Brockwoodlees Farm, Canonbie, and purchased by S Collins & Sons Butchers, Muirhead. Butchers cattle sold to average 246.1p per kg.

 

LIM Blk (Heavy) – 220p Bushelhead. BB – West Backs 209p. FRIES – 174p West Backs, 150.5p Westtown.

 

LIM Hfr (Heavy) – 253p Brockwoodlees, 248p Heatheryhall, 216p Auchenstarry, 216p Bushelhead. (Light) – 256p Brockwoodlees, 252p Heatheryhall, 244p Auchenstarry, 236p West Dykes, 230p Hill. BB – 248p Brockwoodlees. FRIES – 135.5p Over Dalserf.

 

We also had forward 143 Cast Cows & Bulls.

 

Beef Cow per Head

LIM - £1125, Carmichael Est, £1245 Westerhouse, £1205 Townhead, £1165 Highlawside. CHAR - £1055 Birkenhead. SHO - £1065 Whiteside. SIM - £1035 Crosswoodhill, £1205 Hundleshope. BB - £1045 Eastfield.

 

Beef Cow per Kilo

LIM – 167p Carmichael Est, 170p Westerhouse. CHAR – 139p Birkenhead. SIM – 163p Crosswoodhill.

 

Dairy Cow per Head

HOL - £915 Greentowers, £855 Dechmont, £975 Shotlinn, £1055 & £1025 Blyth, £975 Byretown. FR - £905 Draffan Muir, £865 Cromlet. AYR - £905 Newlands, £805 Swaites.

 

Dairy Cow per Kilo

HOL – 123p Greentowers, 117p Dechmont, 122p Shotlinn, 128p Blyth. FR – 136p Draffan Muir, 140p Cromlet. AYR – 120p Newlands.

 

Bulls

LIM - £1550 Highlawside.

 

2041 Hoggets averaged 205.8p per kg and sold to 261p per kg for a 41kg Texel from Mr A Taylor, Heatheryhall and to £115.50 for a 45kg Texel from R & M Struthers, Collielaw.

 

152 Light Lambs (25-32kgs) av 171p per kg – Top 195p per kg for a Beltex from W & J Bryson, Laigh Carnduff.

TEX - £60 Hills of Dalserf. BEL - £58 Laigh Carnduff. S.MULE - £58 Hillridge. BF - £59 East Millrigg, £58 Balgray, £57 Hillridge.

 

665 Medium Lambs (32.1-39kgs) av 199.5p per kg – Top 236p per kg for a Beltex from Mrs M Dunlop, Corstane.

TEX - £86.50 Craigside, £84.50 Eastfield. BEL - £90 Corstane, £87 Ingraston. SUFF - £85.50 Newton of Wiston. CHEV - £85.50 Woodlands. S.MULE - £84.50 Hills of Dalserf. BF - £80 High Dyke, £76.50 Howes Way.

 

819 Standard Lambs (39.1-45kgs) av 217p per kg – Top 261p per kg for a Beltex from Mr A Taylor, Heatheryhall.

TEX - £115 & £110.50 Collielaw, £105.50 Bengal. BEL - £107 Heatheryhall, £105.50 Balleny, £101.50 Wellhead. SUFF - £95.50 Hills of Dalserf, £95.50 High Dyke. CHEV - £102 Wellhead, £100 Heatheryhall, £95.50 Bengal. S.MULE - £97.50 Netherhill, £95.50 Hills of Dalserf, £93.50 Broomfield. BF - £9.50 & £90.50 Cloverhill, £88.50 Home Farm, £86.50 Toxside.

 

206 Heavy Lambs (45.1-52kgs) av 200p per kg – Top 224p per kg for a Beltex from T Laird, Sunnyside Farm.

TEX - £109.50 Muirburn, £107.50 Wellhead, £106.50 Bengal. BEL - £107.50 Sunnyside, £104.50 Hills of Dalserf. SUFF - £103.50 Ingraston, £102.50 Wellhead. S.MULE - £98.50 & £95.50 Allanton. BF - £100 Wellhead, £83.50 Faulds Crescent.

 

42 Super Lambs (52.1+kgs) av 170p per kg – Top 208p per kg for a Texel from R Reid, Bengal.

TEX - £108 Swaites, £107.50 Chesterhall Parks. BEL - £102.50 Allanton. SUFF - £95.50 Hills of Dalserf.

 

Cast Ewes

TEX - £144.50 North Garngour, £126.50 Boat, £122.50 Longford, £116.50 Over Kypeside. SUFF - £93.50 Sunnyside, £90.50 Mid Shawtonhill. GF - £89.50 Allanton, £80 Northflatt. BF - £67.50 Netherhill, £65.50 Faulds Crescent. CHEV - £78.50 Calla, £69.50 Netherhill. BEL - £113.50 Mid Shawtonhill, £105.50 Corstane.