Lawrie & Symington Ltd - Lanark Agricultural Centre
Monday 10TH July 2023
Cattle prime stock report
Prime Cattle: Lawrie and Symington Ltd had forward 57 cattle comprising of 29 bullocks and heifers and 28 cast cows.
23 heifers sold to 336p/kg from Brockwoodlees to Messrs Mitchell, Glenrothes or to £2060 from Brockwoodlees to Messrs Chapman, Wishaw.
5 bullocks sold to 296p/kg from Gaindykehead to Messrs Chapman, Wishaw or to £1935.84 from Gaindykehead to Messrs Chapman, Wishaw.
Beef Heifers per head - £2060.80, £2041.60, and £2022.72 Brockwoodlees, £1934 Gaindykehead.
Beef Heifers per kilo – 336p, 335p, 334p Brockwoodlees, 330p Gaindykehead.
Beef Bullocks per head - £1935.84 Gaindykehead, £1788 South Arnloss, £1763 Gaindykehead.
Beef Bullocks per kilo – 296p and 268p Gaindykehead, 257p South Arnloss.
Dairy Bullocks per head - £1300 Westtown (Stonehouse).
Dairy Bullocks per kilo – 200p Westtown (Stonehouse).
Cast Cows and Bulls
Beef cows sold to £1610 per head from South Quarter or to 194.9p/kg from same home.
Dairy cows sold to £1270 per head from Netherholm or to 168.9p from same home.
Cast bulls sold to £1490 per head from Overcairn or to 153.6p from same home.
Beef cows per head - £1610 South Quarter, £1410 Kypehill, £1230 North Quarter, £1170, £1090 and £1050 Drumalbin, £1070 and £1010 Ingraston.
Beef cows per kilo – 194.9p South Quarter, 192.4p Ingraston, 189.9p, Drumalbin, 188p Kypehill, 184.2p and 177.5p Drumalbin, 182.3p Ingraston, 170.8p North Quarter.
Dairy cows per head - £1270 Netherholm, £1150 Loanfoot, £1100 Swaites, £990 Loanfoot and Drumglass, £935 North Garngour, £890 Netherholm, £830 Muldron and Loanfoot, £770 Loanfoot and North Garngour.
Dairy cows per kilo – 168.9p Netherholm, 167.2p Loanfoot, 162.8p Swaites, 159.2p Drumglass, 149.3p Muldron, 148.6p and 145.6p Loanfoot, 143.2p Nether Affleck, 139p North Garngour.
Cast Bulls per head - £1490 Overcairn.
Cast Bulls per kilo – 153.6p Overcairn.
Sheep prime stock report
On Monday 10th July 2023 Lawrie and Symington Ltd sold 1361 Lambs, 147 Hoggs and 1196 Cast Ewes and Rams through Lanark.
Comment: A much larger show of 1361 Prime Lambs were forward with trade being slightly less on the week as more numbers at everywhere. Best Texel and Beltex types and lambs with weight maintained recent high rates. The more common type lambs definitely easier.
The sale topped at £170 per head for Texels from Hartside Farms (Lamington) and to 325p/kg for Texles from Ingraston and West Shawtonhill. Overall Average: 295p/kg (SQQ 295p/kg).
TEX - £60 Blaircochrane.
TEX – 193.5p Blaircochrane.
TEX - £120 Boat, £117 (twice) Eastfield of Wiston and Haggs, £115 Hartfield (Allanton), £114 Haswellsykes and Over Kypeside, £110 Brownhill (Harthill), £100 Eastfield of Wiston, £90 Heatheryhall.
BEL - £120 Cloverhill, £117 Balgreen Cottage.
SUF - £110 Ingleston and Nether Hillhouse.
X - £90 Kirklawhill.
TEX – 307.7p Boat, 300p Haggs, Over Kypeside, Eastfield of Wiston (twice), and Haswellsykes, 294.9p Hartfield (Allanton), 285.7p Eastfield of Wiston, 28.1p Brownhill (Harthill), 257.1p Heatheryhall.
BEL – 307.7p Cloverhill, 300p Balgreen Cottage.
SUF – 282.1p Ingleston and Nether Hillhouse.
X – 250p Kirklawhill.
TEX - £143 Ingraston, £141 Muirhead (Cleghorn), £140 Longford and Hill (Strathaven), £139 Bents, Ingraston and Muirhead (Cleghorn), £138 Longford, £135 Howburn and Strawfrank.
BEL - £143 West Shawtonhill, £138 (twice) Longford, £135 Heatheryhall and Drumbuie, £133 Gillbank, £131, £130 (twice), and £129 Muirhouse (Auchenheath).
SUF - £133 Newton of Wiston, £132 Netherton (Cleghorn), £131 Belstane, £129 Yeldabreck, Eastshield (Carnwath), Linnhead, and The Beeches, £128 Nether Hillhouse, £127 Linnhead, £125 Howford (Innerleithen).
CHE - £125 Mid Brockloch.
X - £107 and £100 Chesterhall Parks.
TEX – 325p Ingraston, 318p Longford, 316p Muirhead (Cleghorn), 314.3p Nether Abington, 313.3p Muirhead (Cleghorn), 311.6p Boghouse, 311.1p Hill (Strathaven), 309.3p Eastfield (Carnwath) and Townhead (Dolphinton), 308.9p Bents.
BEL – 325p West Shawtonhill, 314p Longford and Drumbuie, 309.5p Drumbuie, 309.3p Gillbank, 306.7p Longford, 304.7p and 302.3p Muirhouse (Auchenheath), 300p Muldron and Muirhouse (Auchenheath).
SUF – 309.3p Newton of Wiston, 293.3p Netherton (Cleghorn), 293.2p The Beeches, Yeldabreck, and Eastfield (Carnwath), 291.1p Belstane, 290.9p Nether Hillhouse, 290.7p Howford (Innerleiten), Chesterhall Parks and Linnhead.
CHE – 290.7p Mid Brockloch.
X – 248.8p and 238.1p Chesterhall Parks.
TEX - £160 Muirhead (Cleghorn), £159 Nether Abington, £158 Ainville and Collielaw, £156 Howford (Innerleithen), Boghouse, and Mill Myres, £155 Hartside (Lamington), £156 Drumbuie, £153 Ingraston.
BEL - £157 Drumbuie, £154 Muirhouse (Auchenheath), £134 Mid Brockloch.
SUF - £156 Kailzie Mains, £154 Ainville, £151 Yeldabreck, £148 Netherton (Cleghorn), £144 Linnhead, £143 Crawlaw, £142 Kailzie Mains, £140 Howford (Innerleithen), £139 Kailzie Mains, £138 Belstaine.
BFL - £100 Hartside (Lamington).
ZWA - £100 Wester Dunsyston.
TEX – 325.5p Ingraston, 317.4p Hill (Strathaven), 316p Ainville and Collielaw, 314.3p Drumbuie, 313p Craighead (Carluke), 312p Howford (Innerleithan), Boghouse, and Mill Myres, 310.4p Yeldabreck.
BEL – 314p Drumbuie, 296.2p Muirhouse (Auchenheath), 291.3p Mid Brockloch.
SUF – 302.1p Kailzie Mains, 302p Ainville and Netherton (Cleghorn), 300p Kailzie Mains, 297.9p Howford (Innerleithen) and Crawlaw, 296.1p Yeldabreck, 295.7p Kailzie Mains and Bents, 293.9p Linnhead.
BFL – 204.1p Hartside (Lamington).
ZWA – 217.4p Wester Dunsyston.
TEX - £170 Hartside (Lamington), £169 Craighead (Carluke), £166 Strawfrank, £164 Easterseat, £160 and £148 (twice) Yeldabreck.
SUF - £161 Howford (Innerleithen), £140 Mid Brockloch.
TEX – 301.8p Craighead (Carluke), 296.4p Strawfrank, 292.9p Easterseat, 290.9p and 279.2p (twice) Yeldabreck, 239.4p Hartside (Lamington).
SUF – 292.7p Howford (Innerleithen), 264.20p Mid Brockloch.
Comment: The 147 Hoggs were a mixed show for quality with best flesh and weight still well bid for. Others just realization.
The sale topped at £140 per head for Texels from Corstane and to 244p/kg for Beltexs from same home. Overall Average 187p/kg (SQQ 187p/kg).
TEX - £30 Blaircochrane.
X - £11 Greyside.
TEX – 96.8p Blaircochrane.
X – 37.9p Greyside.
CHEV - £66 Greyside, £40 Dunrod.
X - ££80 Mid Brockloch, £78 Blaircochrane, £62 Greyside and Dawyck Mill.
CHEV – 194.1p Greyside, 114.3p Dunrod.
X – 210.5p Mid Brockloch, 205.3p Blaircochrane, 167.6p Greyside, 163.2p Dawyck Mill.
TEX - £90 Mid Brockloch.
BEL - £110 Corstane.
BF - £88 Nunnerie, £60 Greyside.
CHE - £97 Greyside.
TEX – 219.5p Mid Brockloch.
BEL – 244.4p Corstane.
BF – 209.5p Nunnerie, 150p Greyside.
CHE – 215.6p Greyside
TEX - £110 Wester Place, £100 Broomfield Lodge, £90 Greyside, £88 Legholmshiels.
SUF - £80 Whim Park Cottage.
CHE - £105 Yeldabreck.
X - £80 Greyside.
TEX – 234p Wester Place, 212.8p Broomfield Lodge, 187.5p Greyside, 176p Legholmshiels.
SUF – 160p Whim Park Cottage.
CHE – 201.9p Yeldabreck.
X – 166.7p Greyside.
TEX – £140 Corstane, £130 Easterseat, £125 East Doura, £120 Corstane, £115, £112 (twice), £110, and £105 Yeldabreck, £100 Greyside.
BEL - £130 Mid Shawtonhill, £125 Corstane.
NCC - £113 Yeldabreck.
X – £125 Mid Hartwood, £120 Wester Place.
BL – £100 Silvermuir.
TEX – 218.2p Corstane, 200p, 198.1p, 196.5p and 185.5p Yeldabreck, 184.2p Corstane, 183.3p Yeldabreck, 178.6p Greyside and Peatpotts, 171.2p East Doura.
BEL – 220.3p Mid Shawtonhill, 198.4p Corstane.
NCC – 161.4p Yeldabreck.
X – 200p Wester Place, 152.4p Mid Hartwood.
BL – 153.8p Silvermuir.
Comment: A larger show of 1196 Cast Ewes and Rams were forward with all classes especially Blackface and Cheviots much dearer on the week. More could easily be sold to our large ring of buyers.
The sale topped at £286 per head of Texels from Hartside Farms (Lamington) and to £110 for Blackfaces from Greyside. Overall Average £97.90.
TEX – £286 Hartside (Lamington), £266 Boghouse, £260 and £254 (twice) Craighead (Carluke), £250 Heatheryhall, Hartside (Lamington), Collielaw, £240 Boghouse, £236 Collielaw.
BEL – £240, £190, and £160 Heatheryhall, £130 Collielaw, £108 Hartwood Farms, £98 Greyside, £44 Broomfield Lodge.
BF – £110 Greyside, £104 Nunnerie, £101 Haystoun and Townhead (Dolphinton), £100 Dreva and Yeldabreck, £99 Overburns, £95 Greyside, £94 Linnhead and Nunnerie.
SUF – £150 Peatpotts, £148 Mid Brockloch, £144 and £138 Yeldabreck, £138 Dreva, £134 Heatheryhall, £128 and £126 Greyside, £126 Mid Shawtonhill and Hartwood Farms.
NCC - £123 Yeldabreck, £119 Dreva, £114 Yeldabreck, £109, £106, and £90 Whitesykes, £88 and £66 Dreva.
CHE – £112 High Crewburn Cottage, £110 Greyside, £108 East Doura, £107 Blaircochrane, £106 Mid Brockloch, £100 Greyside, £98 Yeldabreck, £97 Dunrod, £84 Yeldabreck, £79 Whitesykes.
CONT - £104 Dewshill.
CHM - £144 Yeldabreck, £142 Inleston, £134 Corstane, £130 Thripland and Yeldabreck, £120 Easterseat, £117 Craighead (Carluke), £113 Thripland, £112 Newton of Wiston, £110 Ingleston.
X – £118 Hartwood Farms and Dreva, £117 Westpark, £116 Kailzie Mains, £113 Townhead (Dolphinton) and Broomfield Lodge, £111 Crosswoodhill and Hartside (Lamington), £110 Overburns.
BFL – £140 and £136 Hartside (Lamington), £137 Dreva, £133 Haystoun, £130 The Beeches and Kailzie Mains, £120 Hartside (Lamington), £115 The Beeches, £78 Dreva, £40 The Beeches.
LLE - £66 Greyside.
BDM - £172 Mid Shawtonhill.
ZWA - £110 Greyside.
ROM - £106 Belstane, £104 and £100 Greyside.
HW - £62 Blaircochrane, £45 and £34 Tardoes (Muirkirk).
BEUL - £96 Greyside.
OTH - £130 and £114 Greyside, £100 Blaircochrane.
WELSH - £49 Tardoes (Muirkirk).
TEX – £144 Carstairs Mains, £122 Greyside, £120 Muirhouses (Duntocher), £108 Strawfrank.
BEL - £126 Carstairs Mains.
BF - £110 Greyside, £102 Crosswoodhill, £60 Easter Dawyck.
SUF - £120 Strawfrank, £90 Yeldabreck.
CHE - £90 Yeldabreck.
X - £106 Yeldabreck.
ZWA - £120 Greyside.
SOA - £58 Greyside.
ROM - £98 Muirhouses (Duntocher).