Weekly Primestock Report
Sale Date: Mon 27 November
Lawrie and Symington
Lanark Agricultural Centre
Monday 27th November
A top price of 256p per kg was realised for a 514kg Limousin Heifer from David Dickinson, Brockwoodlees, Canonbie, and purchased by J H Cairns Butchers, Law.
Butchers cattle sold to average 242.3p per kg.
LIM Blks (Heavy) – 248p Heatheryhall, 230p Oldhill, 206.5p Kittymuirhill. (Light) – 230p Oldhill. BB – 204.5p West Backs. AA – 189.5p West Backs. HIGHX – 181.5p Westbank. BG – 201.5p Cornhills.
LIM Hfrs (Heavy) – 255p Brockwoodlees, 248p Stravenhouse, 247p Heatheryhall, 246p Howburn, 240p Oldhill, 234p Calla, 234p Kepscaith, 218p West Dykes. (Light) – 256p Brockwoodlees, 250p Heatheryhall, 246p Howburn, 248p Stravenhouse, 238p Hill, 237p Calla, 236p Castlehill, 220p Under Shieldhill. BB – 251p Muirburn, 250p Brockwoodlees, 234p Under Shieldhill, 226p Over Quarter. FRIES – 145.5p West Backs, 145.5p Carlindean.
SIM – 214p Castlehill. BSH – 209p Calla. FRIES – 140p Carlindean.
We also had forward 97 Cast Cows & Bulls.
Beef Cow per Head
LIM - £1135 Lupus, £1085 Traquair Knowe, £1035 Kepscaith, £1075 Allanton. SIM - £1005 Lawhead. CHAR - £1105 Law, £1115 Earnock Muir. BG - £825 Cornhill. HER - £935 Drumboy, £1045 Watson Head.
Beef Cow per Kilo
LIM – 159p Lupus, 152p Traquair Knowe, 142p Kepscaith. SIM – 134p Lawhead, 131p Earnock Muir. CHAR – 150p Law. HER – 128p Watson Head.
Dairy Cow per Head
FR - £805 Byretown, £785 South Gilmerton, £975 Carlindean. HOL - £745 Dykehead, £855 Park. MONT - £865 Cobblehaugh.
Dairy Cow per Kilo
FR – 111p Carlindean. HOL – 110p Park. MONT – 127p Cobblehaugh.
New Season Lambs (1328) averaged 172.5p per kg and sold to 223.3p per kg for 45kg Beltex from Firm of A M Hope, Nether Skellyhill and to £102.50 gross for 40kg Beltex from D Baillie, Calla.
221 Medium Lambs (32.1-39kgs) av 163.9p per kg – Top 200p per kg for a Texel from T & J Scott, Muirhead.
TEX - £72 Muirhead, £71.50 Kilwhipnach, £70.50 Ferniehaugh. BEL - £72.50 Harestonehill, £68 Felton. BF - £62 Toxside.
877 Standard Lambs (39.1-45kgs) av 174.5p per kg – Top 223.3p per kg for Beltex from Firm of A M Hope, Nether Skellyhill.
TEX - £100, £94.50 & £93.50 Collielaw, £90.50 Longford,£90.50 Gilmeadowland. BEL - £100.50 & £95 Nether Skellyhill, £87.50 Calla, £85.50 Broomfield. SUFF - £78 Thistle, £74.50 Gilkerscleugh, £74 Netherton. CHEV - £74.50 Newton of Wiston. BF - £70 Boat, £70 Toxside.
212 Heavy Lambs (45.1-52kgs) av 170.1p per kg – Top 222.8p per kg for a Beltex from D Baillie, Calla.
TEX - £95.50, £94.50 Shaws, £90 Nether Skellyhill, £85.50 Craighead. BEL - £102.50 Calla, £89.50 Kepscaith. SUFF - £85 Thistle.
18 Super Lambs (52.1+kgs) av 154.6p per kg – Top 166.7p per kg for a Texel from Messrs Brewster, Thistle.
TEX - £90 & £88 Thistle, £85.50 Hawksland.
615 Cast Ewes & Rams av 56.24.
TEX - £139.50, £138.50 & 131.50 Hallhill, £123.50 Eastfield, £120.50 Muirhouse. SUFF - £97.50 Lawhead, £96.50 Altarstone. GF - £88.50 Woodhouse, £80.50 Mossplatt. BF - £54.50 Drumelzier Place, £51.50 Calla. CHEV - £64.50 Calla. BEL - £118.50 Eastfield.