LANARK – BF Wedders & Cheviot Store Lambs

Lawrie and Symington sold 8304 Store Lambs at their Catalogue Sale.

In conjunction with Livestock Marketing (borders) Ltd the firm sold 5564 Blackface Wedders lambs to average £63.18 (-6.96 on the year, but still ahead of 2020 levels).  3rd & 4th draw lambs showed the effects of the dry summer.  Top draws cashed, smaller lambs harder to cash.

At the show prior to the sale (sponsored by the Blackface Sheep Breeders) the judge Andrew Provan Jnr made the following awards:

Champion – Miss H Fleming, Cronberry £94

Reserve – Messrs T Borland, Flemington £80.50

Borders & Mid Lothian Branch

1st – Firm of IHG Warden, Skelfhill   £84

2nd – Messrs T Renwick & Sons, Blackhouse   £80

3rd – Messrs R & M McIntosh, Borthwickshiel   £76

Remainder of Consigners

1st – Miss H Fleming, Cronberry  £94

2nd – Messrs T Borland, Flemington  £80.50

3rd – Mrs MC Coltman, Haystoun  £73

Other Principal Prices:

£86.50 Cronberry

£80.50 x 2 Crosswoodhill

£80.50, £80 x2 Flemington

£77 Skelfhill

£77 Easter Howgate

£76 Flemington

£75.50 Crimp Cramp

£75.50 Dumfries Estate

£75.50 Mitchelslacks

£75 Kirkstead

The 605 Cheviot were ably judged by Andrew Provan Jnr who awarded the Championship and the Wellhead Trophy to regular consigner Messrs Menzies, Chanlockfoot, which went on to realise £93 to Messrs Taylor, Heatheryhall.

Prize Winners

 1st – RJ Menzies & Co, Chanlockfoot £93

2nd – RJ Menzies & Co, Chanlockfoot £78.50

3rd – Messrs I Laird, Yeldabreck £77.50

Principle Prices:

£93 Waterloo

£88 Backshiels & Waterloo

£85 Waterloo

£78.50 Duntilland

£77.50 Chanlockfoot

The 2135 Other Breed Store Lambs continued to be a good trade, with this section being topped at £100 for 23 Beltex lambs from Messrs Dunn, Jeanfield.

Principle Prices:

 TEX - £93 Shaw of Dryfe, £92 Dillars, £92 Kindrochet, £91 Bonnington Mains, £89, £87 Nia-Roo, £86 Seafield, £85.50 Roan, £85 Yeldabrek, £85 Fairnley

BEL - £100 Jeanfield, £98 Bonnington Mains, £95 Jeanfield, £92 Bonnington Mains, £91 Jeanfield, £91 Roan, £89 Greyside

SUF - £97 Eastfield of Wiston, £89 Nia-Roo, £85 Seafield, £84 The Coach House, £81 Seafield

CHAR - £85 Mount Stuart, £79 Roan, £79 Mount Stuart, £71 Kindrochet

CHM - £79 Greyside

SM - £85.50, £83 Dalmahoy, £83 Ferniehaugh, £74.50 Dalmahoy

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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