Mon 7 May [WEEKLY PRIMESTOCK REPORT]

WEEKLY PRIMESTOCK REPORT

Sale Date: Mon 7 May

Lawrie and Symington Ltd

Lanark Agricultural Centre

 

Monday 7th May

 

L & S had forward 40 Prime Cattle. Limousin Heifers sold to 253.5p or £1455 from Brockwoodlees Farm, Canonbie.

 

LIM Hfr – 250p Moorfield, 253.5p & 249p Brockwoodlees, 234p Auchenstarry. SIM – 216p Drochil Castle. BRB – 248.5p Heatheryhall.

 

LIM Blk (Heavy) – 211p Aitkenhead, 229p Hill, 221.5p East Millrigg. BRB (Heavy) – 211.5p East Millrigg. FR – 157.5p & 154.5p Millhill, 141p Boag, 154.5p Silverrig, 154.5p Westtown.

 

We also had 93 Cast Cows and Bulls. Limousin cow sold to £1375 or 171p from Woodlands Farm, Carmichael. Dairy cow sold to £1095 from Shotlinn Farm, Strathaven.

 

Beef Cow per Head

LIM - £1375 Woodlands, £1165 Kailzie Mains. AA - £1425 & £1075 Drochil Castle. BSH -£1115 Milton. LUI - £1035 Hartwood. SIM - £1015 Drochil Castle, £1075 Newton of Wiston. HER - £1035 Newton of Wiston.

 

Beef Cow per Kilo

LIM – 171p Woodlands, 152p Kailzie Mains. AA – 165p Drochil Castle. BSH – 140p Milton. LUI – 160p Hartwood. SIM – 203p Drochil Castle, 161p Newton of Wiston.

 

Dairy Cow per Head

FR - £975 Mid Hartwood, £825 Roadhead. HF - £1095 Shotlinn, £945 Park. AYR - £695 Langside. MONT - £925 Cobblehaugh.

 

Dairy Cow per Kilo

FR – 131p Mid Hartwood, 129p Roadhead. HF – 128p & 122p Shotlinn, 116p Westtown, 123p Park, 120p East Brackenridge. AYR – 104p Langside. MONT – 133p Cobblehaugh.

 

Cast Bulls

AA - £1390 Fallside, £1370 Addiewell.

 

Also forward were 25 calves to our fortnightly sale. Top price of £405 was achieved by a Lim x Bull from Aitkenhead Farm, Uddingston.

 

Other top prices include:

£330 & £290 AAx Heifers Moatmains, £290 AAx Bull Over Dalserf, £325 BRBx Bull Boghouse, £170 HF Bull Boag, £82 HF Bull Longlea.

 

14 New Season Lambs averaged 319.4p per kg and sold to 361.6p per kg for 43kg Texel from R Warnock, Hill Farm, Strathaven, and to £155.50 gross for 43kg Texel from the same home. 1334 Hoggs averaged 230.8p per kg and sold to 337.8p per kg for 41kg Beltex from T & J Clark, Wellhead Farm, and to £144.50 for 46kg Beltex from A Taylor, Southholm Farm.

 

14 New Season Lambs av 319.4p – Top 361.6p for Texel from R Warnock, Hill Farm, Strathaven.

TEX - £155.50 & £151.50 Hill, £143.50 Haggs. BER - £148.50 & £140.50 Newark. SUFF- £147.50 & £144.50 Kailzie Mains.

 

101 Light Lambs (25-32kg) av 195.4p per kg – Top 229.7p per kg forCheviot from A Taylor, Heatheryhall Farm.

TEX - £73.50 Boat Cottage, £69.50 Whinnybrae. CHEV - £73.50 Heatheryhall. BF - £65.50 Home Farm.

 

367 Medium Lambs (32.1-39kg) av 223.3p per kg – Top 265.4p per kg for Texel from R & M Struthers, Collielaw Farm.

TEX - £103.50 Collielaw, £100 Cairnie, £96.50 Boat, £95.50 Gryfeside. BEL - £96.50 Wellhead. SUFF - £94.50 Westmains, £93.50 Boat. CHEV - £95.50 Netherhill.

 

588 Standard Lambs (39.1-45kg) av 249.3p per kg – Top 337.8p per kg for Beltex from T & J Clark, Wellhead Farm.

TEX - £133.50 & £127.50 Heatheryhall, £129.50 Hartwood Home Farm. BEL - £138.50 & £132.50 Wellhead, £133.50 Heatheryhall. SUFF - £111.50 Balgray, £111.50 Heatheryhall. CHEV - £125.50 Wellhead, £119.50 Horseclose, £113.50 Cairnie. S.MULE - £98.50 Cairnie, £94.50 Netherhill.

 

241 Heavy Lambs (45.1-52kg) av 226.5p per kg – Top 314.1p per kg for Beltex from A Taylor, Heatheryhall Farm.

TEX - £135.50 & £130.50 Heatheryhall, £129.50 Wellhead, £125 Ingraston. BEL - £144.50 Heatheryhall, £137.50 Mid Shawtonhill, £135.50 St Johns Kirk. SUFF - £130 Cairnie, £118.50 Wellhead. CHEV - £119.50 West Montgarswood, £116.50 Rowantreehill. S.MULE - £98.50 Whinbush. BF - £92.50 Home Farm.

 

56 Super Hoggs (52.1+kg) av 193.9p per kg – Top 259.4p per kg for Beltex from T & J Clark, Wellhead Farm.

TEX - £132.50 Walesley, £129.50 St Johns Kirk. BEL - £137.50 Wellhead.

 

681 Cast Ewes & Rams averaged £83.38.

 

Cast Ewes

TEX - £168.50 St Johns Kirk, £157.50 Kailzie Mains, £155.50 Greenbank, £150.50 Westmill. SUFF - £143.50 Hill, £122.50 St Johns Kirk. MULE - £107.50 Collielaw, £97.50 Robiesland. BF - £82.50 Whinbush, £81.50 Calla. CHEV - £114.50 South Arnloss, £95.50 Overburns. BEL - £138.50 St Johns Kirk, £101.50 Easterbush.

 

Cast Rams

TEX - £135.50 Easterbush, £119.50 Burnetland. BEL - £92.50 Easterbush.