Monday 11th May 2020 Primestock Report

Lawrie & Symington Ltd Lanark Agricultural Centre

Lawrie & Symington Ltd

Lanark Agricultural Centre

Monday 11th May

Cattle report

Lawrie and Symington sold 114 Cattle comprising 41 Bullocks & Heifers and 73 Cast Cows and Bulls.

Limousin heifer sold to 252p from Messrs Dickinson, Brockwoodlees Farm, Canonbie to J Cairns Butcher, Law.  Bullock sold to 220p from Castlehill Farms, Lockerbie.

Heifer per head

£1554, £1448 Todhall, £1542, £1388 Brockwoodlees, £1408 Hillend, £1392 Auchenstarry, £1237 Castlehill

Heifer per kilo

252p, 248p, 246p Brockwoodlees, 238p, 234p Todhall, 230p Castlehill, 230p Hillend

Bullock per head

£1427 South Arnloss, £1297 Cornhill,  £1268 Harvieston, £1236 South Arnloss, £1214 Castlehill

Bullock per kilo

220p Castlehill, 208p Harvieston, 208p Cornhill

Cast Bulls per head

£1320 Spango, £1300 Roberton Mains

Cows sold to £1340 from Messrs Teague, Buteland Farm, Balerno.  Holstein Cow sold to £1025 from Messrs Smith, Greentowers Farm, Lanark.

Beef cow per head

£1340, £1245, £1200 Buteland, £1170 Little Galla, £1135, £1065 South Carnduff, £1085 East Millrig, £1035 Todhall, £995 Dunsyre Mains, £995 Bagmoors

Beef cow per kilo

175p South Carnduff, 168p Todhall, 157p, 156p, 152p Buteland, 154p West Glespin, 149p Drumalbin, 145p Birkhill, 141p East Forth, 133p Dunsyre Mains

Dairy cow per head

£1025 Greentowers, £945 Auchmeddan, £835, £775 Millhill, £835 Broadfield, £775, £695 Muldron, £715 Grangehall, £695 Hawksland

Dairy cow per kilo

133p Auchmeddan, 122p Muldron, 114p Greentowers, 113p Broadfield, 113p Millhill, 111p Hawksland, 106p Over Kypeside, 104p Westtown

CALVES

35 calves were forward to a packed ring of buyers.  Trade peaked at £330 for a British Blue bull from Hillhead, with heifers reaching a top of £290 for a British Blue from Marshill.  Many more could have been sold to sellers advantage.

BEEF BULLS

AA x - £100 Marshill

BBx £330, £310 Hillhead

BSH - £225 Swaites

HER - £180, £175, £170 (x3) Woodhead

LIMx - £250 Woodhead

NR x - £300, £275, £235, £220, £205 Woodhead

BEEF HEIFERS

AA x - £245 Marshill

BBx - £290 Marshill

HER - £120 (x2), £110 Woodhead

LIMx - £160 Langholm

 

DAIRY BULLS

AYR - £140, £130 Swaites

HOL - £90 (x2) Hillhead, £70, £50 Langholm

Sheep prime stock report

Lawrie and Symington Ltd sold 44 Spring Lambs, 1505 Hoggs and 1303 Cast Ewes through Lanark.

Spring Lambs

Spring lambs were a small show but keenly sought after as butchers switch from hoggs.  They topped at £136 for Beltex from Hamilton, Mid Shawtonhill and to 300p for Texels from Hamilton, Rowantreehill.

Average 272p/kg (SQQ 281p/kg)

32.1-39kg

Per head

SUF - £85 Dykehead

Per kilo

SUF – 242.9p Dykehead

39.1-45.5kg

Per head

TEX - £132 Rowantreehill, £131 Hill, £128 x2 Old Walls, £122 x2 Haggs, £120 Rowantreehill, £120 High Crewburn, £118 Auchenbart, £118 Haggs

SUF - £128 Old Walls, £116 Shawtonhill

Per kilo

TEX – 300p Rowantreehill, 298p x2 Haggs, 291.1p Hill, 290.9p Old Walls, 287.8p Haggs, 285.7p Rowantreehill, 284.4p Old Walls, 272.7p High Crewburn, 262.2p Auchenbart

SUF – 297.7p Old Walls, 263.6p Mid Shawtonhill

45.6-52kg

Per head

TEX - £129, £125 Rowantreehill

BEL - £136 Mid Shawtonhill

SUF - £122 Ingraston, £121 Mid Shawtonhill, £120 Balgreen, £116 Hill

Per kilo

TEX – 274.5p, 245.1p Rowantreehill

BEL – 295.7p Mid Shawtonhill

SUF – 260.9p Balgreen Cottage, 252.1p Mid Shawtonhill, 246.8p Hill, 239.2p Ingraston

Prime Hoggs

 Another good show of 1505 prime hoggs again saw a great show for quality.  All classes easily maintained recent high rates and more could have been sold to advantage.

The sale topped at £127 per head for Beltex from Thomson, Mid Tulloch and to 275p/kg for Beltex from Clark, Wellheads

Overall Average 218pp/kg (SQQ 227p/kg)

25.5-32kg

Per head

TEX - £40 Laigh Cleughearn

BF - £68 Swaites, £59 Mount Lothian

HEB - £57.50 Beecraig Country Park

Per kilo

TEX – 153.8p Laigh Cleughearn

BF – 212.5p Swaites, 190.3p Mount Lothian, 153.8p Swaites

HEB – 191.7p Beecraig Country Park, 162.5p New Parks

32.1-39kg

Per head

RYE - £72 Middletown

TEX - £95 Dillars House, £95 West Lethans, £94 Newton of Crathie, £92 Swaites, £89 High Dyke, £86 Cumberhead, £83 Blair Cochrane, £81 West Montgarswood, £79 Hillhouse, £79 West mains

BEL - £106 High Dyke, £104 West Lethans, £102 Wellhead, £100 West Mains, £92 Eastfield, £88 Newton of Crathie, £88 Nether Brotherston, £87 Wellhead, £73.50 Cumberhead, £60 Corstane

BF - £86 Blair Cochrane, £81 Sweetshawhead, £80.50 East Millrig, £78 Gair, £77 Dykefoot, £76 Swaites, £74 Calla, £73 Holylee House

SUF – £84 Newton of Crathie, £79 East Millrig, £79 Mount Lothian, £76 Blair Cochrane, £72.50 Legholmshiels

CHE - £88.50 Southholm, £87.50 High Dyke, £85 Eastfield, £85 Newton of Crathie, £83.50 Nether Brotherston, £81.50 Eastfield

CHM - £86 Thripland

SM - £80 Holylee House

X - £71 Gair, £69 Grangehall

SHE - £76 East Millrig

Per kilo

RYE – 205.7p Middletown

TEX – 247p Newton of Crathie, 243.6p West lethans, 238.9p Cumberhead, 238.2p West Montgarswood, 235.9p Swaites, 234.2p High Dyke, 230.3p Hillhouse, 225.7p Westmains, 219.4p Hillhouse, 215.3p Legholmshields

BEL – 275.7p Wellhead, 271.8p High Dyke, 270.3p Westmains, 267p Newton of Crathie, 266.7p West Lethans, 255.9p Wellhead, 248.6p Eastfield, 231.6p Nether Brotherston, 222.7p Cumberhead, 166.7p Corstane

BF – 223.5p Swaites, 220.5p Blair Cochrane, 213.9p Dykefoot, 211.4p Calla, 210.8p Gair, 207.7p Sweetshawhead, 206.4p East Millrig, 192.1p Holylee House

SUF – 227p Newton of Crathie, 219.4p East Millrig, 217.1p Blair Cochrane, 207.9p Mount Lothian, 201.4p Legholmshiels

CHE – 236.1p Newton of Crathie, 230.3p High Dyke, 226.9p Southholm, 219.7p Nether Brotherston, 217.9p Eastfield, 214.5p Eastfield

CHM – 226.3p Thripland

SM – 210.5p Holylee House

X – 202.9p Gair, 181.6p Grangehall

SHE – 217.1p East Millrig

39.1-45.5kg

Per head

TEX - £121 Wellhead, £109 Newton of Crathie, £106 Kepscaith, £106 High Dyke, £104, £102 Silverrig, £101.50 Craigievern, £101.50 Boat, £101 Boghouse, £100.50 Newton of Crathie

BEL – £107 High Tarbeg, £106 Wintermuir, £106, £104 Wellhead, £104 Haughton, £102 West lethans, £101 Wellhead, £90 Hillhouse

BF – £94.50 Silverrig, £93.50 Southholm, £89 Gair, £88 Crosswoodhill, £88 Mount Lothian, £85.50 Townhead of Priestgill, £85 Crossflatt, £84 Boat, £83.50 Dykefoot, £83 Boat

SUF – £102 Southholm, £91 Silverrig, £85 Legholmshiels

NCC– £102.50, £89 West Montgarswood

CHE- £102 x2 Calla, £97.50 Southholm, £96.50 Wellhead, £93.50 Newton of Crathie, £88 East Millrig, £85 Mark

SM – £78 Silverrig

X - £83 East Millrig, £82.50 Blackbog

Per kilo

TEX – 258.5p High Dyke, 257p Wellhead, 255p Silverrig, 252.4p Kepscaith, 251p Newton of Crathie, 247.6p Craigievern, 242p Newton of Crathie, 241.7p Boat, 240p Haughton, 236.4p Silverrig

BEL – 265p Wintermuir, 260p Wellhead, 260p Haughton, 254.8p High Tarbeg, 252.4p Wellhead, 248.8p West Lethans, 246.3p Wellhead, 225p Hillhouse

BF – 217.4p Southholm, 213.8p Townhead of Priestgill, 210p Boat, 210p Silverrig, 209.5pMount Lothian, 207.5p Boat, 205p Wester Crosswoodhill, 203.7p Dykefoot, 197.8p Gair, 193.2p Crossflatt

SUF – 226.7p Southholm, 216.7p Silverrig, 212.5p Legholmshiels

NCC – 233p, 202pWest Montgarswood

CHE – 231.8p x2 Calla, 229.8p Wellhead, 228p Newton of Crathie, 226.7p Southholm, 220p East Millrig, 207.3p Mark

SM – 181.4p Silverrig

X– 206.3p Blackbog, 202.4p East Millrig

45.6-52kg

Per head

TEX - £120 Southholm, £120 Overburns, £118 West Glespin, £114 Hill, £112 West Mains, £112 Hill, £112 Wellhead, £111 West Glespin, £110.50 Hill, £110 Haughton

BEL – £127 Tulloch, £121 West Glespin, £118 Hill, £117 Corstane, £105 Hill

BF – £103 Station Road, £103 Southholm, £100 Wellhead, £99.50 Overburns, £99 High Tarbeg, £97.50 Sweetshawhead, £81 Silverrig

SUF – £107 Wellhead, £105 High dyke, £103.50 East Crookedstone, £103.50 Wellhead, £96 High Tarbeg

CHAR - £102 Mark

CHE - £104.50 Calla, £103.50 Mark, £101.50 Overburns, £99 x2, £88 Mark

SM - £95 Silverrig

X- £100 Mid Lanrigg, £98 Laigh Cleughearn, £94 Watermeetings, £85 Auchenbart

KHIL- £98 Wester Crosswoodhill

Per kilo

TEX – 260.9p Southholm, 247.8p Hill, 245.8p West Glespin, 244.9p Overburns, 243.5p Westmains, 238.3p Wellhead, 233.7p Craigievern, 233.3p Hill, 231.5p Southholm, 230.2p Hill

BEL – 264.6p Mid Tulloch, 263p West Glespin, 251.1p Hill, 225p Corstane, 205.9p Hill

BF – 219.1p Southholm, 214.6p Station Road, 212p Sweetshawhead, 211.7p Overburns, 206.3p High Tarbeg, 192.3p Wellhead, 172.3p Silverrig

SUF – 225p East Crookedstone, 225p Wellhead, 214.3p High Dyke, 209.8p Wellhead, 184.6p High Tarbeg

CHAR – 221.7p Mark

CHE – 215.2p Mark, 211.5p Overburns, 209p Calla, 207p, 200p, 198p Mark

SM – 202.1p Silverrig

X – 213p Laigh Cleughearn, 204.1p Mid Lanrigg, 180.8p Watermeetings, 166.7p Auchenbart

KHIL – 192p Wester Crosswoodhill

52+kg

Per head

TEX - £123 Thinacre, £113 High Tarbeg, £111 West Glespin, £110 Thinacre, £110 Mid Shawtonhill, £109 Gryfeside, £108 Blackpark, £108 West Glespin, £108 Gryfeside, £107 Craigievern

BEL - £126, £112 Mid Shawtonhill, £110 Hill, £109, £104 Corstane

BF - £100 Wester Crosswoodhill, £96 Overburns, £92 West, £90 Sweetshawhead, £90 x2 Parkhall, £85 Grayside, £75 Boat, £70 Woolfords

SUF – £105 Mid Tulloch, £90 Mid Shawtonhill

NCC - £89 High Dyke

CHE- £86 Wintermuir

SM - £98 Silverrig, £96 East Millrig, £86, £74 Silverrig, £52 East Millrig

X - £100 Dillars House

HAM - £96, £90 Grayside

Per kilo

TEX – 209.3p High Tarbeg, 201.9p Craigievern, 201.9p Boghouse, 201.8p West Glespin, 200p Silverrig, 200p West Montgarswood, 198.2p Gryfeside, 198.1p East Law, 196.4p Gryfeside, 196.3p Hill

BEL – 220p Hill, 198.2p Corstane, 193.1p Mid Shawtonhill, 192.6p Corstane, 155.6p Mid Shawtonhill

BF – 192.3p Boat, 181.4p Overburns, 175p Woolfords, 163.6p Sweetshawhead, 157.4p, 150.8p  Grayside, 150p, 136.4p Parkhall, 108p Wester Crosswoodhill

SUF – 198.1p Mid Tulloch, 183.7p Mid Shawtonhill

NCC – 161.8p High Dyke

CHE – 195.5p Wintermuir

SM – 214.6p East Millrig, 169p Silverrig, 168.4p East Millrig, 156.4p, 145.1p Silverrig

X – 181.8p Dillars House

HAM – 163.6p, 154.8p Grayside

 Cast Ewes

A large show of 1130 cast ewes and rams were dearer on the week and the best quality and lean selling ewes met an animated trade to a top of £188 for Texels from Laird, Cambwell and to £85 from Greyside.

TEX – £188 Cambwell, £184 Toftcombs, £182 Fieldside, £173 Lawhead, £171 Toftcombs, £168 Robiesland, £168, £164 Toftcombs, £164 Hilltop, £162 Lawhead

BEL – £162 Southholm, £148 Kepscaith, £146 Toftcombs, £146 Muirhouse, £141 Hilltop, £122 Southholm

BF – £85 Greyside, £82 Auldhouseburn, £78 Lawhead, £75 Greyside, £74 Silverrig, £74 Ingraston, £73 Southholm, £73 Greenbank, £72 Boghouse, £72 Greenbank

SUF – £127 Lawhead, £118 Fieldside, £116 High Crewburn, £115 Auchenbart, £114 Old Walls, £111 Balgreen Cottage, £107 Westmains, £106 Old Walls, £106 Fieldside

CHAR - £141, £136, £130 Braeedge, £129 Haughton, £120 Southholm, £117 x2, £112, £111 Seathill

NCC - £103 Greyside, £90 Holmside, £89 Greyside

CHE – £89 Seathill, £88 Blackhill, £86 Bankfield, £81 Allanton, £81 Thripland, £78 Millands, £77 Newton of Crathie

CHM - £92 Rowantreehill

X – £101 Haggs, £90 Parkhall, £90 Blackpark, £86 Greenbank, £85 Easter Sills, £85 Allanton, £85 Nunnerie, £85 Blackpark, £85 Greenbank

BFL – £100 Auchenbart, £94 Hamildean

BDM- £108 Newfield

BTEX - £81 Mid Tulloch

JAC - £76 Easter Sills

HAM - £94 Gascoigne

 

 

Rams

TEX – £121 Newfield, £98 Haughton, £94 Greyside

BEL - £100 Hilltop

BF - £90 Robiesland, £80 Mid Tulloch

SUF - £115 Hilltop

CHAR – £108 Sandholm

HAM - £118 Wester Whitecastle

 


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