Mon 6 November [Weekly Primestock Report]

Weekly Primestock Report

Sale Date: Mon 6 November

Lawrie and Symington Ltd

Lanark Agricultural Centre

 

Monday 6th November

 

 

A top price of 249p per kilo was realised for a 540kg Limousin Heifer from David Dickinson, Brockwoodlees, Canonbie, and purchased by S Collins & Sons Butchers, Muirhead. Butchers cattle sold to average 241.1p

 

LIM Blks – 235p Hill, 228p Bushelhead.

 

LIM Hfrs – (Heavy): 249p Brockwoodlees, 242p Heatheryhall, 240p Muirburn, 239p Howburn, 214p Lupus. (Light): 248p Brockwoodlees, 248p Muirburn, 246p Heatheryhall, 243p Howburn, 230p Castlehill. BB – 248p Brockwoodlees. SIM – 230p Castlehill. CHAR – 206p Silverrigg.

 

Young Bulls

BB – 206p Stonebyres Mains. LIM – 186p Little Kype. SIM – 210p New Steadings, 204p Castlehill.

 

We also had forward 108 Cast Cows. Char cow sold to £1435 from Messrs Frame, Haininghead Farm, Carluke. Lim cow sold to 167p per kilo from Messrs Lindsay, Kepscaith Farm, Longridge. Holstein cow sold to £915 from Messrs Leggate, Silverrigg Farm, Chapelton.

 

Beef Cow per Head

LIM - £1225 Bushelhead, £1085 Kepscaith, £1285 Townhead, £1095 Posso, £1185 Tippethill, £1165 Lea Meadow. AA - £1005 Netherhall. BB - £1055 Eastfield, £1015 Newton of Wiston, £1255 Stonebyres.

SIM - £1155 East Merkland, £1115 Ryeflatt, £1025 Hill of Harthill, £1045 Newsteadings. BSH - £1165 Whitesykes. LUI - £995 Allanton. Char - £1435 Haininghead.

 

Beef Cow per Kilo

LIM – 165p Bushelhead, 167p Kepscaith, 156p Townhead, 162p Lea Meadow. AA – 131p Netherhall. BB – 160p Stonebyres. SIM – 145p East Merkland.

 

Dairy Cow per Head

FR - £905 Auchmeddan, £885 Branchalburn. HOL - £775 Craigthorn, £915 Silverrigg. AYR - £765 Newlands, £765 Swaites.

 

Dairy Cow per Kilo

FR – 121p Auchmeddan. HOL – 115p Craigthorn, 125p Blyth. AYR – 117p Newlands.

 

20 calves were forward to Lawrie & Symington’s fortnightly sale. More could have been sold to sellers advantage. Top price for the day was achieved for a LimX Bull from Aitkenhead Farm at £495.

Other Top Prices include:

 

£485 LimX Bull, Aitkenhead, £315 & £300 LimX Bull, Laigh Carnduff, £290 SMX Hfr, Woodhead, £280 BRBX Bull, Over Dalserf.

 

 

Dairy Bred Calves:

£100 NRX, Woodhead, £40 Hf Bull, Over Dalserf.

 

Next sale is the 20th November, please contact Peter Campbell on 07780 474095 for more information.

 

 

1968 Prime Lambs av 172.4p.

 

148 light lambs av 160.1p – Top 174.4p for a Texel from T & J Scott, Muirhead Farm.

TEX - £68 Muirhead, £67.50 Bushelhead, £65 Hillend. BEL - £66.50 Drumbuie. BF - £57.50 Burnhead.

 

1209 Medium lambs av 178.5p – Top 224.4p for a Beltex from R & M Struthers, Collielaw.

TEX - £94.50 Collielaw, £91.50 Longford, £90.50 Birks, £90.50 Wellhead. BEL - £96.50 & £92.50 Collielaw, £93.50 High Parks, £92.50 Longford, £91 Nether Skellyhill. SUFF - £78.50 West Lethans, £78 Dykehead, £77 Westmains. CHAR - £80.50 Nether Skellyhill, £75 Over Kypeside.

 

523 Heavy Lambs av 166.1p – Top 203.3p for a Texel from A Middleton, Longford.

TEX - £99.50 Greenhill, £94.50 Collielaw, £94.50 Sandilands, £93.50 Longford. BEL - £99.50 & £93.50 Ingraston, £93.50 Nether Skellyhill, £91.50 Wellhead. SUFF - £87.50 Greenhill, £86.50 Carwood, £84.50 Burnetland. CHEV - £86.50 Greenhill, £78.50 Wellhead.

 

88 Super Heaby Lambs av 154.9p – Top 168.9p for a Texel from A Barr & Son, Hallhill.

TEX - £92.50 Greenhill, £91 Dykehead, £90 Craighead, £89.50 Hallhill. SUFF - £89.50 Kailzie Mains, £87.50 Carwood. CHEV - £83.50 Hallhill.

 

Cast Ewes

TEX - £147.50 Craighead, £137.50 Collielaw, £129.50 Nether Skellyhill, £124.50 Castlehill. SX - £91.50 & £90 Carwood. X - £79.50 Cairnie, £78.50 East Brackenridge. BF - £50.50 Northflatt, £49.50 East Brackenridge. CHEV - £59.50 & £52.50 Longridge.