Lawrie and Symington Ltd
Lanark Agricultural Centre
Monday 28th January
Limousin Heifer sold to 253p/Kg from David Dickinson, Brockwoodlees Farm, Canonbie, to W Wales Butchers, Kilmarnock. Limousin Bullock sold to 234p/Kg from Messrs Barrie, Howburn Farm, Elsrickle, to S Cooper Butchers, Bellshill. Beef cow sold to 174p/Kg from Messrs Woodside, Boghall Farm, Biggar. Dairy cow sold to 165p/kg from Messrs Millar, Newlands Farm, Uddingston.
Heifer per Head
£1500 Dreva, £1490 Collielaw, £1475 Brockwoodlees, £1435 Hill, £1402 Auchensarry.
Heifer per Kilo
253p & 250p Brockwoodlees, 2519 & 248p Collielaw, 251p & 245p Dreva, 243p Howburn, 241p Auchenstarry, 240p Hill.
Bullock per Head
£1525 Howburn, £1325 Stramulloch.
Bullock per Kilo
210p West Glespin.
Beef Cow per Head
£1310 Boghall, £1065 Newton of Wiston, £1005 Cambwell, £975 Haggmuir, £950 Birkhill.
Beef Cow per Kilo
174p Boghall, 160p Sornfallow, 145p Newton of Wiston, 137p Haggmuir, 132p Lee Meadow, 130p Cambwell & Birkhill.
Dairy Cow per Head
£1000 & £895 East Gartmillan, £995 & £895 Mid Hartwood, £905 Boghall, £835 Newlands, £825 Sherifflatts, £815 Muldron, £775 Goslington.
Dairy Cow per Kilo
139p Newlands, 113p & 106p East Gartmillan, 112p Boghall, 110p Muldron & Mid Hartwood, 103p Goslington, 102p Sherifflatts.
40 Calves were forward for the fortnightly calf sale. A top price of £255 was realised for a BRBx Bull from Robert Graham & Sons, Airthrey Kerse Farm.
£250, £220 & £200 BRBx Airthrey Kerse, £250 AAx Nether Pirn.
£250, £215 & £200 BRBx Airthrey Kerse.
Black & Whites
£95 (2x) & £90 (2x) HF Nether Pirn, £80 MOx Ryelandside, £78, £75 & £7 HF Ryelandside.
1978 Hoggs and 1077 Cast Ewes were sold.
The sale topped at £106 per head for Texels from R & M Struthers, Collielaw Farm, and to 242p/Kg for Beltex from J Halbert, Bordlands Farm. Overall Average 195p/Kg (SQQ 203p/Kg).
A grand show of hogs for quality, saw all classes sharper on the week, even heavier weights. Export and light hogs remain dear with best quality in demand.
TEX - £106, £105 & £102 Collielaw, £100 North Glen, £99 Collielaw & Meikle Carleith, £98 Dreva & Collielaw & Birks & Bushelhead, £97.50 Collielaw, £97 Ryeflatt & Collielaw.
BEL - £99 Broomfield & Yeldabrek, £97 Corstane & Yeldabrek, £95 Bordlands & Yeldabrek, £94.50 Corstane & Broomfield Lodge, £91, £86.50 & £88 Broomfield.
NCC - £90, £87.50 & £87 Yeldabrek, £86 Laigh Alticane, £84.50 Wellheads, £84 & £83.50 Sornfallow.
SUFF - £94.50 Yeldabrek, £92 Birks, £92, £90 & £89.50 Yeldabrek, £89 Rutherend & Yeldabrek, £86.50 Blackburn Mains, £85.50 Easter Clevage, South Mains & Howford, £85 Howford.
MULE - £83.50 Laigh Alticane, £83 Cairnie, £82.50 Bordlands, £80 West Park, £77 Broomfield, £76 Boat, £75 Eastfield.
BF - £86 Gosland, £76.50 Hazelside, £75 Boat, £70.50 West Lethans & Bordlands, £70 Gosland & High Dykes.
CHEV - £83 Greentowers, £82.50 Laigh Alticane.
CHAR - £92 Birks, £84.50 Easter Clevage & Lochhill.
TEX – 235p & 231p Collielaw, 231p Auchenbart, 228p Colielaw, 227p Bushelhead & Yeldabrek, 225p Collielaw & Yeldabrek, 223p Rutherend, 222p Birks, 221p Collielaw & Ryeflatt, 220p Collielaw.
BEL – 242p Bordlands, 237p Broomfield & Yeldabrek, 236p Yeldabrek, 232p Broomfield, 231p Bordlands & Corstane, 230p Yeldabrek, 227p Broomfield, 225p Corstane.
NCC – 207p Yeldabrek, 204p & 203p Sornfallow, 196p Wellhead, 191p Laigh Alticane.
SUFF – 204p Yeldabrek, 203p Wellhead, 202p Birks, 201p Sornfallow, 197p Howford & Galalaw, 190p Lochhill & Howford, 189p Yeldabrek, 186p Yeldabrek & Southmains.
MULE – 196p Bordlands, 192p Broomfield, 188p Cairnie, 185p Boat.
BF – 185p Bordlands, 184p High Dykes, 182p Boat & Hazelside, 181p Bordlands, 180p Avisyard.
CHEV – 202p Greentowers, 191p, 190p & 187p Yeldabrek, 187p Laigh Alticane.
CHAR – 204p Birks, 201p Lochhill, 194p Birks.
Another large show of 1077 Cast Ewes and Rams were forward with trade sharper on the week. Export type Blackface ewes in demand with best quality short of requirements. Sale topped at £152 for Texels from Kailzie Mains & North Garngour.
TEX - £152 Kailzie Mains & North Garngour, £150 Sunnycroft, £144 North Garngour, £142 Hazelside, £140 Meikle Carleith, £138 Auchenbart, £129 Overburns.
BEL - £88 Bordlands, £80 Meikle Carleith.
SUFF - £115 Carwood, £110 Cowgrove, £93 Carwood, £92 Langshaw, £90 Carwood, £88 Kailzie Mains, £85 Sunnycroft.
MULE - £75 Howburn, £73 Earnock Muir, £70 Muirhead & Sornfallow, £66 Easterhouse, £64 Greenbank.
CHEV - £62 Easterhouse, £60 Heatheryhall & Netherhill.
BF - £61 Strawfrank, £57 Earnock Muir, £54 Heatheryhall & Crosswoodburn, £53 Bank, £51 Northflatt, £50 Earnock Muir & Netherhill, £49 Heatheryhall & Earnock Muir.
SHE - £41 Langshaw, £30 Meikle Carleith, £29 Langshaw.
NCC - £73 Ryeflatt, £70 Bordlands & Heatheryhall, £69 Sornfallow, £63 Longford, £60 Netherhill.