Lawrie & Symington Ltd
Lanark Agricultural Centre
Friday 12th May 2023
Show and Sale of Hoggs with Lambs at Foot
Lawrie and Symington Ltd held their weekly sale of 1709 Ewes and Hoggs with Lambs at Foot. Included was the annual show and sale of 690 Hoggs with Lambs at foot. The show was ably judged by Mr Scott Anderson, Oldwalls and kindly sponsored by Lance Armstrong Shearing and Mobile Dipping. The championship was awarded to a pen of outstanding Suffolk and Texel Hoggets with Beltex Las from Messrs T Laird & Son, Carbello which realized £148 per life selling to the judge. The reserve went to a pen of Mules with Texel lambs from the same home which went on to realise £134 per head selling to Messrs Ritchie, Barduff.
Out with the show and sale of hoggs, the (1019) ewes with lambs at foot met an excellent trade selling at extreme rates and topping at £140 for Texel Gimmer with Beltex Las from Messrs T Laird & Son, Carbello.
Texel Ewes and Beltex Las to £118 from MessrsT & E Dun, Jeanfield.
Cheviot Ewes and Beltex Lsa to £90 from Messrs T & E Dun, Jeanfield.
Blackface Ewes and Texel Las to £64 from Messrs TG Boswell, East Burnhead.
Class 1: Pen Scotch Mule Hoggs with Lambs at Foot
Reserve Champion and 1st Messrs T Laird & Son, Carbello £134 to Messrs Ritchie, Barrduff
2nd Allanton Farming, Allanton £124 to Messrs Neill, Upper Tinwald
3rd Messrs RJ Fallows & Sons, Cockrig £126 to Messrs Gardner & Son, Lupus
Class 2: Pen Continental Hoggs with Lambs at Foot
Champion and 1st Messrs T Laird & Son, Carbello (Suffolks) £148 to Messrs Anderson & Sons, Oldwall
2nd Messrs C Smith, Burnockstone (Texels) £125 to Messrs Woodburn, HAAS
3rd Messrs JN GN & H Wilkins, Wester Whitecastle (Texels) £145 to Messrs Anderson & Sons, Oldwall
Ewes and Lambs
TEX - £118 & £116 & £114 Jeanfield, £109 (twice) & £108 Toftcombs, £108 Jeanfield, £107 Toftcombs, £106 Dillars, £104 Toftcobs
DTEX - £120 & £127 & £100 Laigh Cleughearn
CHM - £100 & £98 & £95 Toftcombs
X - £101 Sweetbit, £96 Felton, £94 Kailzie Mains, £93 Toftcombs, £91 Skirling Mains, £89 Felton, £86 Kailzie Mains
NCC - £90 Jeanfield
CHE - £80 & £76 & £73 Woodside Avenue, £72 Skirling Mains
BDM - £93 Skirling Mains
ROM - £88 Dillars
BF - £64 East Burnhead & Woodside Avenue, £53 East Burnhead, £50 Kypehill & High Crewburn & East Burnhead
Gimmers with Lambs
TEX - £140 & £122 Carbello, £120 Dillars
SUF - £124 Carbello
X - £122 & £119 Carbello, £108 Sweetbit, £102 Carbello
Hoggs with Lambs
TEX - £145 Wester Whitecastle, £138 Kailzie Mains, £135 Allanton, £133 & £129 Gilmeadowland, £127 Allanton, £125 North Boig, £124 Kirkwood, £122 Allanton
NCC - £134 Allanton
SUF - £148 Carbello, £130 Muirhouse, £122 Carbello
X - £135 & £134 Carbello, £126 Cockrig, £124 & £120 Allanton, £120 Carbello
X (Twins) - £100 & £95 Carbello