21 OCTOBER – Prime Hoggets, Cast Ewes, Prime Cattle, Cast Cows & Calves

Lawrie & Symington Ltd

Lanark Agricultural Centre

Monday 21st October

Cattle prime stock report

Limousin heifer sold to 248p/kg from D Dickinson, Brockwoodlees Farm, Canonbie, to S Collins butchers, Muirhead.

Heifer per head

£1418 Brockwoodlees, £1202 Auchenstarry, £1200 Harviestoun.

Heifer per kilo

248p & 244p Brockwoodlees, 236p & 226p Auchenstarry, 228p & 226p Balquharrage, 212p Harviestoun.

Bullock per head

£1392 Wellhead, £1292 Muirburn, £1233 Hill.

Bullock per kilo

212p Hill, 208p Muirburn, 206p Wellhead.

Young bulls

180p Carmacoup.

Beef cow per head

£1315 & £1145 Little Kype, £990 Walesley, £935 Eastfield, £915 Muirburn.

Beef cow per kilo

147p & 142p Little Kype, 132p Crosswoodhill, 130p Muirburn.

Dairy cow per head

£755 & £705 Broadfield, £735 Craigthorn, £715 Craigends.

Dairy cow per kilo

107p Craigthorn, 102p Craigends & Craigthorn.

Cast bulls

£1250 Easter Happrew, £1150 Glenrath.

Calves

35 calves & stirks were forward to the fortnightly sale where trade remained strong. Top price was £450 for a Beef Shorthorn steer from Thinacre Farm.

Bulls

AAx – £380 & £370 Letham, £275 (2x) & £270 (3x) Mill Cottage.

BBx - £320 West Tarbrax, £300 Mill Cottage, £225 Grangehall.

BSH – £435 Thinacre.

FR – £295 Letham.

HERx – £365 (2x) Mill Cottage.

LMx - £210 Over Kypeside.

Heifers

AAx – £210 Muirhouse, £190 (3x) Over Dalserf.

BBx – £240 Grangehall & Over Kypeside, £200 Grangehall.

SMx - £190 Grangehall.

Sheep prime stock report

1986 lambs and 1784 cast ewes & rams were sold. A smaller show of 1986 lambs saw quality better and trade sharper in all classes. Many more could have been sold to advantage. The sale topped at £98 per head for Texels from R & M Struthers, Collielaw and Beltex from Firm of A Hope, Nether Skellyhill, and to 222p/kg for Texels from Collielaw. Overall average 166p/kg. (SQQ 169.5p/kg)

25.5-32kg

Per head

BEL - £58.50 Westfield.

Per kilo

BEL – 182.8p Westfield.

32.1-39kg

Per head

TEX – £73 Yeldabrek, £65 High Parks, £64.50 Kinneil Mill, £64 Brownhill.

BEL - £77.50 Westfield.

BF - £53 Hartfield, £50 The Home.

BDM - £62 Broadshaw.

Per kilo

TEX – 187.2p Yeldabrek, 182.4p Harestonhill, 180.6p High Parks, 180.3p Harestonhill.

BEL –  198.7p Westfield.

BF – 155.9p Hartfield, 151.5p The Home.

39.1-45.5kg

Per head

TEX – £88 Collielaw, £86.50 Nether Skellyhill, £84 Yeldabrek, £82.50 Bonnington, £81 Gilmeadowland, £80 West Lethans, £78 Ingraston & Northflatt.

BEL – £98 & £96 Collielaw, £91 Broomfield, £90 Ladyurd, £89 & £88 Broomfield, £88 Drumbuie, £86 Broomfield.

BF - £65 Ladyurd, £63.50 Scrogton.

SUF – £72.50 High Dyke & Dykehole, £72 Dykehole & Hartwood.

CHAR – £75.50 & £74.50 Stramulloch.

CHE - £72 Townfoot.

SM – £60 Low Polquheys, Whinbush & Scrogton.

ROUS - £71.50 Whinbush.

BTEX - £72.50 Low Polquheys.

Per kilo

TEX – 195.6p Collielaw, 195.3p Yeldabrek, 195.1p West Lethans, 192.5p Allanton, 192.2p Nether Skellyhill, 187.5p Bonnington, 184.5p West Lethans, 184.1p Gilmeadowland, 183.3p Little Kype & Yeldabrek.

BEL – 222.7p, 213.3p & 213p Collielaw, 21.9p Broomfield, 204.7p Drumbuie, 204.5p Ladyurd, 202.2p Broomfield, 200p Drumbuie & Broomfield.

BF – 154.9p Scrogton.

SUF – 172.6p High Dyke, 165.9p Dykehole, 165p West Torphin.

CHAR – 167.8p & 165.6p Stramulloch.

CHE – 163.6p Townfoot.

SM – 146.3p Low Polquheys, Scrogton & Whinbush.

ROUS – 166.3p Whinbush.

45.6-52kg

Per head

TEX – £90 & £88 Collielaw, £81 Ingraston, Yeldabrek & Threestanes, £80 Yeldabrek, Collielaw & Threestanes.

BEL – £98 Nether Skellyhill, £81.50 High Parks.

BF - £70.50 Nether Abington, £65 Burnfoot & High Dyke.

CHE – £72.50 Townfoot.

SUF – £79.50 Netherhill, £79 Yeldabrek & Netherton, £76 Westmains, £75 Southmains.

CHAR - £78.50 & £74.50 Southmains, £73 Stramulloch.

SM - £72 The Home, £67.50 Ingraston, £65 Northflatt.

ROUS - £81 Threestanes.

Per kilo

TEX – 195.7p & 191.3p Collielaw.

BEL – 213p Nether Skellyhill.

BF – 146.9p Nether Abington.

SUF – 160.9p Mid Auchengray, 159.6p Southmains, 159p Netherhill.

CHAR – 158.7p Stramulloch.

CHE – 157.6p Townfoot.

SM – 153.2p The Home, 146.7p Ingraston.

ROUS – 172.3p.

52+kg

Per head

TEX – £81 Bonnington, £80 Yeldabrek, Mossplatt, Whitelees & Westwood Lane.

BEL - £90 Townfoot.

SUF - £78.50 Southmains, £75 Mid Auchengray.

CHAR - £79 Yeldabrek.

Per kilo

TEX – 150.9p Mossplatt, 150p Bonnington.

BEL –  166.7p Townfoot.

SUF – 145.4p Southmains.

CHAR – 146.3p Yeldabrek.

Ewes – Another big show of 1784 cast ewes and rams saw trade remain strong in all classes. Sale topped at £174 for Texels from Gibson, Cowgrove, with Blackface topping at £49 from Blackmountain Farms.

Ewes

TEX – £174 Cowgrove, £172 Collielaw, £169 Swaites, £166 Hill & Cambwell, £164 Cowgrove, £160 Swaites, £159 Broomhill, £158 Kingside, £156 Westwood Lane, Cowgrove & Little Kype, £154 Eastfield, £150 Swaites, £149 Corstane, £146 Fruin & Toftcombs.

BEL – £158 Corstane, £144 Townfoot, £138 & £106 Corstane.

SUF – £87 & £86 Greenside, £82 Cowgrove,£81 Blackdyke, £80 Yeldabrek & Keith.

CHAR – £84 Southmains.

NCC - £71 Brockhouse.

CHM - £80 Yeldabrek.

X - £72 Whinbush, £70 Threestanes, £69 Muirhead, Avonbank & Eastfield, £68 Howburn, £67 Keith, Capenoch & Yeldabrek.

BFL - £82 Spittal, £78 Greenfell, £73 The Home.

BF – £49 Blackmountain, £48 Threestanes, North Sanquhar & Blackdyke, £47 East Fortissat, £46 Debog & Penchrise, £45 Eastfield & Blackmountain.

CHE – £53 Stirkfield, £48 Laigh Cleughearn.

SHE

EC - £57 Blackdyke, £49 Yeldabrek, £48 Sandford.

BDM - £90 Toftcombs.

LLE - £70, £65 & £62 Carlophill, £60 North Glen.

Ram

TEX - £118 Cowgrove, £114 Toftcombs, £100 Yeldabrek.

BF - £76 Midlock.

CHAR - £110 Townfoot.

BFL - £106 Midlock.


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