9th DECEMBER 2019 – PRIME CATTLE, CAST COWS, PRIME SHEEP & CAST EWES

Lawrie & Symingotn Ltd

Lanark Agricultural Centre

Monday 9th December

Cattle report

131 cattle sold comprising 50 prime bullocks & heifers, 6 young bulls and 75 cast cows. Limousin heifer sold to 252p/kg twice from D Dickinson, Brockwoodlees, Canonbie, to S Collins butchers, Muirhead & W Wales butchers, Kilmarnock. Limousin bullock sold to 224p/kg from Barrie farmers, Howburn.

Heifer per head

£1550, £1480, £1473 & £1442 Brockwoodlees, £1429 & £1405 Todhall, £1401 Greenshields.

Heifer per kilo

252p, 250p & 248p Brockwoodlees, 242p Howburn, 238p Greenshields & Brockwoodlees, 236p Todhall, Castlehill & Howburn, 234p Hill & Bushelhead, 232p Todhall, 230p Castlehill & Kepscaith, 229p Auchenstarry.

Bullock per head

£1500 Greenshields, £1408 Kepscaith.

Bullock per kilo

224p Howburn, 218p Greenshields & Todhall, 216p Bushelhead, 214p Greenshields & Kepscaith.

Young bulls

200p Collielaw, 192p Skirling Craigs.

Beef cow per head

£1375, £1195 & £945 Over Hillhouse, £1255 Milton Lockhart Est, £1095 Newton of Wiston, £1075 Toxside, £985 Haywoodhead, £965 Broomhill, £955 Thripland, £945 Mafflat.

Beef cow per kilo

134p Newton of Wiston, 133p Mafflat & Thripland, 131p Thornyhills, 130p Boghouse.

Dairy cow per head

£700 & £665 Craigthornhill, £655 Newlands, £635 Midhill.

Dairy cow per kilo

101p Newlands, 97p Midhill.

Sheep prime stock report

2952 lambs and 2349 cast ewes were sold. A bigger show of 2952 prime lambs were forward to a busy ring of buyers all keen for sheep. Best quality lambs met extreme rates and short of requirements. Export and heavy lambs maintained recent rates. The sale topped at £104 per head for Beltex from A Baillie, Broomfield, and to 235p/kg for Texels from Cruickshank, Little Kype. Overall average 187.5p/kg (SQQ 193p/kg).

32.1-39kg

Per head

TEX - £92 Haspielaw, £78 Nether Brotherstone & Cumberhead, £77.50 Kilnhills, £77 Nether Abington, £76.50 Cumberhead, £76 Newton & Felton, £75 Sunnyside.

BEL - £86 Greenbank, £85 & £81 Cronan.

BF - £73 Craigview & Boat, £69.50 Shawhead, £67.50 East Dykes, £65 Whitecraighead, £64 Auchencorth.

CHE - £75 Boat, £66 Arniston.

SM - £69 Howes Way.

X - £76 Newton.

ROUS - £70 Debog, £67.50 Auchencorth.

Per kilo

TEX – 242.1p Haspielaw, 210.8p Cumberhead & Nether Brotherstone, 206.8p Cumberhead, 203.9p Kilnhills, 202.6p Nether Abington, 200p Newton, 195.9p Kilnhills, 194.9p Felton & Crathie.

BEL – 236.1p Cronan, 232.4p Greenbank, 223.5p High DFyke, 207.7p Cronan.

BF – 193.1p Shawhead, 192.1p Craigview & Boat, 182.4p East Dykes, 177.8p Auchencorth.

CHE – 197.4p Boat, 190.9p Newton, 186.8p & 183.3p Arniston.

SM – 176.9p Howes Way.

X – 200p Newton.

ROUS – 192.9p Auchencorth, 189.2p Debog.

39.1-45.5kg

Per head

TEX – £99 Gillandersland, £98 Collielaw & Westpark, £97 Muirburn, £95.50 Gillandersland, £95 Greenbank, £93 Broomfield, £91.50 Yardbent, £91 Hallhill & Greenbank.

BEL - £101 Cronan, £99 Broomfield, £96.50 & £96 Little Kype, £96 Yeldabrek, £95 High Parks, £94.50 Biggarshiels, £94 Yeldabrek, £93 Stramulloch.

BF - £79.50 Lawhead, £74 Nether Abington, £73.50 Swaites, £73 Easter Manuel, £69 Shawhead.

SUF – £82 Sornfallow & Newton, £80.50 Carsewell & Sornfallow, £80 Sornfallow, £79 Cumberhead, £78 Ainville, £77 Yardbent & Eastshield, £76 Haughhead.

CHAR – £79.50 Altarstone, £78 Stramulloch.

NCC - £80 Cairnie.

CHE – £80 Brockhouse, £79.50 Sornfallow, £75.50 Swaites, £75 Castle Crawford, £73 Craigview.

CHM - £74.50 Little Galla, £70 Spittal.

SM - £81 Springhill, £74 Spango, £73 Nether Abington, £72 Broomfield & Sunnyside, £70 Shawhead.

X - £79.50 Williams Lee, £72 Howes Way.

BTEX - £90 High Dyke.

ZWA - £65 Yeldabrek.

Per kilo

TEX – 230.2p Gillandersland, 226.2p Greenbank, 225.6p Muirburn, 222.7p Collielaw, 222.1p Gillandersland, 217.8p Westpark, 216.3p Yeldabrek, 213.1p Sandilands, 212.8p Yardbent, 211.9p Bonnington Mains.

BEL – 235.4p Little Kype, 234.9p Cronan, 230.5p Biggarshiels, 226.8p Stramulloch, 223.8p & 223.3p Yeldabrek, 221.3p Little Kype, 220p Broomfield, 219.3p Jeanfield, 217.1p Yeldabrek.

BF – 180.5p Nether Abington, 179.3p Swaites, 178p Easter Manuel, 176.7p Lawhead, 168.3p Shawhead.

SUF – 196.3p Carsewell, 190.7p Newton, 188.1p Cumberhead, 187.8p Eastshield, 186p Sornfallow, 185.4p Haughhead, 182.2p Sornfallow, 179.1p Yardbent.

CHAR – 189.3p Altarstone, 185.7p Stramulloch.

NCC – 177.8p Cairnie.

CHE – 185p Sornfallow, 184.1p Swaites, 182.5p Craigview, 177.8p Brockhouse.

CHM – 181.7 Little Galla.

SM – 180p Springhill, 172.1p Spango, 171.4p Sunnyside, 170.7p Shawhead, 169.8p Nether Abington.

X – 176.7p Williams Lee, 175.6p Howes Way.

BTEX – 209.3p High Dyke.

45.6-52kg

Per head

TEX – £104 Broomfield & Collielaw, £102 Muirburn, £100 & £98 Collielaw, £97 Laigh Alticane, £96 Hallhill & Collielaw, £95 Kepscaith, £93.50 Muirburn.

BEL – £98 Moss Rd.

BF – £84 Glendouran, £81 Springhill.

SUF – £91.50 Newton, £90 Skirling Craigs, £88 Cairnie, £87 Yardbent, £85.50 Westpark, £84 Blackbog, Lawhead, Nether Brotherstone & Birks, £83 Cairnie.

NCC - £90 Laigh Alticane.

CHE - £83.50 Westpark.

CHM -

SM - £83 Westpark & South Stane, £82 Silverrig, £80.50 Glenbuck, £80 Silverrig, £79 Kepscaith, £75 Silverrig.

X - £83 & £81.50 Cairnie.

BFL - £80.50 Newton of Wiston.

LLE - £84.50 Burghmuir.

ZWA - £74 Yeldabrek.

Per kilo

TEX – 221.3p Broomfield, 217.4p, 216.7p & 213p Collielaw, 212.5p Muirburn, 208.7p Collielaw.

BEL – 213p Moss Rd.

BF – 172.3p Springhill, 171.4p Glendouran.

SUF – 183p Newton, 181.3p Yardbent, 180.4p Cairnie, 178.7p Lawhead & Birks, 178.1p Westpark, 176.50p Skirling Craigs, 176p Cairnie, 175p Nether Brotherstone & Blackbog.

NCC – 176.5p Laigh Alticane.

CHE – 177.7p Westpark.

SM – 176.6p Southstane, 172.9p Westpark, 171.7p Kepscaith, 167.7p Glenbuck, 166.7p Silverrig.

X – 176.6p & 173.4p Cairnie.

BFL – 167.7p Newton of Wiston.

LLE – 169p Burghmuir.

ZWA – 154.2p Yeldabrek.

52+kg

Per head

TEX - £96.50 Toxside, £95 Yeldabrek, £94 Over Kypeside, £92 Muirburn, Highfield & Laigh Carnduff, £91 Strawfrank, £90 Laigh Alticane & North Garngour.

BEL - £90 Yeldabrek.

SUF - £91.50 Blackfield, £87 Ainville, £85 Toxside.

BFL - £88 Spittal, £84 Glenbuck, £82 Leadburnlea.

BTEX - £95 High Dyke.

Per kilo

TEX – 190.2p Yeldabrek, 172.3p Toxside, 171.1p Little Galla, 170.4p Muirburn, 169.8p Northflatt & Laigh Alticane, 167.3p Highfield, 166.7p Glendouran & Birch Av.

BEL – 169.8p Yeldabrek.

SUF – 173p Blackfield.

BFL – 146.7p Spittal.

BTEX – 175.9p High Dyke.

A massive show of 2347 cast ewes and rams were forward to a full ring of local and distant buyers all keen for sheep with ewes meeting a fast selling trade. Best quality lean ewes extremely dear and heavy ewes sharper also. Blackface ewes maintained recent high rates. More could be sold to advantage. Sale topped at £171 for Beltex from Brae Edge and to £68 for Blackface from Walker, Tower.

Cast Ewes

TEX - £148 Crow Wood, £134 Blackpark, £131 Little Kype, £130 Kettlehill & Drumalbin, £128 Collielaw & Brae Edge, £128 Springhill, £126 Haswellsykes & Sandilands.

BEL - £171 Brae Edge, £126 Broomhope, £124 Dovecot, £120 Corstane.

BF – £68 Tower, £66 Clonrae, £65 Cliftoncote, £63 Crow Wood & Ulzieside, £62 Tower, £61 South Stane, £60 Greyfield, £59 Greyside.

SUF – £99 Haughhead, £94 Auchenhard, £93 Westside, £90 Woodlands & Silverrig, £88 Lochaber, £85 Tofts of Tain, £81 High Dyke, £80 Woodlands.

CHAR - £109 Woodlands.

NCC - £95 Sandisde, £81 Crow Wood, £79 Sandside, £75 Greendyke, £74 Yeldabrek & Woodlands.

CHE - £82 North Garngour, £80 Arniston, £70 Easter Manuel, £67 Woodlands, £64 Yeldabrek.

CHM - £90 Sandisde, £86 Eastside, £83 Sandside, £78 Dovecot & Eastshield, £77 Haswellsykes & Nettlingflatt.

X – £85 Sanidlands & Fieldside, £84 Glen Lomond, £82 Yardbent & Over Kypeside, £81 Highside, Lochaber & Over Kypeside, £80 Clonrae, £79 Dovecot, £78 Silverrig.

BFL - £87 Springhill, £77 Newton of Wiston.

SHE - £50 Yeldabrek.

ZWA - £82 Badenheath.

SWA - £53 Crow Wood.

Rams

TEX - £112 Boat, £110 Little Kype, £108 Glen Lomond, £106 Strawfrank, £104 Hilltop, £100 Newton of Wiston.

BEL - £104 Eastshield, £100 Newton of Wiston.

BF - £88 Blendewing, £79 Crow Wood.

SUF - £96 Newton of Wiston, £90 Yeldabrek.

CHE - £82 Crow Wood.

BFL - £116 Hillend, £106 Newton of Wiston.

X - £98 West.

KHIL - £74 Badenheath.


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