Sheep prime stock report
Lawrie and Symington Ltd sold 4707 Lambs and 2644 Cast Ewes through Lanark. Please note we are back to Monday 2nd January 2023 next week.
Another large show of 4707 Prime Lambs were forward after Christmas with trade sharper on the week. All classes easily sold.
The sale topped at £161 per head for Texels from Messrs Allison, Muirburn and 328p/kg for a pen of Texels from Messrs Harrower, Craigievern.
Overall Average 253p/kg (SQQ 256p/kg)
Another large show of 2644 Cast Ewes and Rams saw a mixed show for quality with the plainest end harder to sell. No-one showed desperate to have numbers.
Sale was topped at £238 for Texels from Mr J Dunlop, An-Glasach and to £79 for Blackfaces from Barrie Farmers, Howburn.
***NB: Full report to follow***