Mon 18 December [Weekly Primestock Report]

Weekly Primestock Report

Sale Date: Mon 18 December

Lawrie and Symington Ltd

Lanark Agricultural Centre

 

Monday 18th December

 

A top price of 251p per kg was realised twice for Limousin Heifers from Stravenhouse and Brockwoodlees and purchased by W Wales Butchers Kilmarnock and Hugh Black Lanark/Carluke. Butchers cattle sold to average 240.3p per kg.

 

LIM Blks (Heavy) – 234p Hill, 230p Oldhill, 204p Westtown. (Light) – 240p Howburn, 234p Oldhill. AA – 189.5p West Backs. FRIES – 161.5p West Backs, 147.5p Westtown.

 

LIM Hfrs (Heavy) – 251p Brockwoodlees, 250p Stravenhouse, 230p Calla, 230p Under Shieldhill. (Light) – 251p Stravenhouse, 250p Brockwoodlees, 246p Oldhill, 238p Howburn, 236p Hill, 232p Under Shieldhill, 230p Calla, 224p Walkerdyke. BB – 250p Brockwoodlees. CHAR – 235p Oldhill. FRIES – 148p Quothquan Mill, 115.5p South Gilmourton, 109p Westtown.

 

We also had forward 86 Cast Cows & Bulls.

 

Beef Cow per Head

LIM - £1075 Howburn, £1215 Posso. BSH - £1175 Milton. BB - £1085 Walkerdyke. AA - £1065 Robiesland.

 

Beef Cow per Kilo

LIM – 134p Howburn, 151p Posso. BSH -132p Milton. BB – 148p Walkerdyke. AA – 139p Robiesland.

 

Dairy Cow per Head

FR - £825 North Garngour, £845 Craigthorn. HOL - £775 Blyth. MONT - £1035 Cobblehaugh.

 

Dairy Cow per Kilo

FR – 110p North Garngour, 106p Craigthorn, 122p Carscallan, 110p Harviestoun. HOL – 102p Blyth. MONT – 135p Cobblehaugh.

 

15 Black & White Calves were forward to our final calf sale of the year. Top price for the day was £140 for a BF Bull from Messrs Hope, Nether Skellyhill (Twice).

 

Other Top Prices:-

£40 Over Dalserf (HF)

£35 Meadowbank & Over Dalserf (HF)

£30 Longlea (HF)

 

Next sale is Monday 8th January 2018, for further information contact Peter Campbell 07780 474095.

 

New Season Lambs (1935) averaged 178.9p per kg and sold to 223.9p per kg for a 44kg Beltex from R Hamilton, Mid Shawtonhill, and to £100 gross (3 times) for a 45kg Beltex from R Hamilton, Mid Shawtonhill, 54kg Texel from R & J P Barrie, Auchenhard and 51kg Blue Texel from D Alexander, Millside.

 

59 Light Lambs (25-32kgs) av 166.4p per kg – Top 176.7p per kg for a Texel from T Dunbar, Stepends. TEX £54.50 Gilkerscleugh, £53 Stepends.

493 Medium Lambs (32.1-39kgs) av 170.5p per kg – Top 219.2p per kg for a Beltex from R Hamilton, Mid Shawtonhill.

TEX - £75.50 Dechmont, £75 Priestgill, £74.50 Laight. BEL - £85.50 Mid Shawtonhill, £80 Sunnyside, £79.50 Walkerdyke. CHEV - £61 Glenbuck. CHAR - £68.50 Netherton. BF - £65.50 Howes Way, £65.50 Toxside.

 

951 Standard Lambs (39.1-45kgs) av 185.2p per kg – Top 223.9p per kg for a Beltex from R Hamilton, Mid Shawtonhill.

TEX - £93.50 & £93 Collielaw, £92 Nether Skellyhill, £91 Stonebyres. BEL - £100 & £98.50 Mid Shawtonhill, £91.50 Calla, £90.50 Longford. SUFF - £80.50 Hartwood, £79.50 Peatpotts, £79 Oldhill. CHEV - £83.50 Glenbuck, £77 Loanfoot. CHAR - £77 Nether Skellyhill. BF - £72 Glenbuck, £70 Whelphill.

 

391 Heavy Lambs (45.1-52kgs) av 172.7p per kg – Top 212.6p per kg for a Texel from Fergus Bros, Gillandersland.

TEX - £98 Dykehole, £97.50 Longford, £97.50 Laigh Alticane, £97.50 Gillandersland. BEL - £100 Mid Shawtonhill, £96 Westmains, £95 Laight, £95 Collielaw. SUFF - £86.50 Netherurd Mains, £85.50 Blyth, £84.50 Couplaw. BF - £76.50 Toxside. BLU TEX - £100 Millside.

 

41 Super Lambs (52.1+kgs) av 156p per kg – Top 185.2p per kg for a Texel from R & J P Barrie, Auchenhard.

TEX - £100 Auchenhard, £92 Kepscaith, £90.50 North Garngour. BEL - £90 Skirling Craigs, £89.50 Gillandersland. SUFF - £90.50 Kepscaith.

 

630 Cast Ewes & Rams av £56.37

 

Cast Ewes

TEX - £156.50 Chesterhall Parks, £151.50 Easterseat, £144.50 Mid Shawtonhill, £138.50 & £135.50 Riverview House. SUFF - £96.50 Medwyn, £94.50 Sunnyside. GF - £86.50 Medwyn, £80 Stonebyres. BF - £57.50 Calla, £55.50 Haystoun. CHEV - £67.50 Mauldslie. CHAR - £87.50 Bordlands.

 

Cast Rams

TEX - £130.50 Riverview House. SUFF - £84.50 Netherurd Mains.