Primestock Report – Monday 2nd October 2023

Lawrie & Symington Ltd

Lanark Agricultural Centre

Monday 2nd October 2023

Cattle prime stock report

Lawrie and Symington Ltd had forward 125 cattle comprising of 35 bullocks & heifers and 90 cast cows.

Limousin heifers sold to 350p/pk from Messrs Dickinson, Brockwoodlees Farm, Canonbie to A Mitchell Butchers, Glenrothes or to £2094 from Messrs Dickinson, Brockwoodlees, Canonbie to H Black Butchers, Lanark.

Limousin bullocks sold to 318p/pk from Messrs Warnock, Hill Farm, Strathaven to H Black Butchers, Lanark or to £1942 from Messrs Cunningham, Walkerdyke Farm, Strathaven to W Stark, Twechar.

Beef cows sold to £1890 per head from Walker Farming, Hills of Dalserf Farm, Larkhall or to 217p/pk from Messrs McKelvey, Kailzie Mains Farm, Peebles.

Dairy cows sold to £1410 per head from Messrs Currie, Blackbog Farm, Quarter or to 180p/pk from Messrs Currie, Blackbog Farm, Quarter.

Beef Heifers per head

£2094, £2028 Brockwoodlees

£1960 Hill (Strathaven)

£1840 Heatheryhall

Beef Heifers per kilo

350p, 348p Brockwoodlees

330p Hill (Strathaven)

325p Heatheryhall

Beef Bullocks per head

£1942 Walkerdyke

£1858 Hill (Strathaven)

Beef Bullocks per kilo

315p Hill (Strathaven)

305p Fauldingcleugh

300p Walkerdyke

Dairy Bullocks & Heifers per head

£1510 Thinacre

£1494 Blackbog

Young Bulls per head

£1927 Kinneil Mill

Young Bulls per kilo

292p Kinneil Mill

Cast Cows and Bulls

Beef cows per head

Lim - £1750 Hole of Kilncadzow

£1650 Kailzie Mains

£1630 Mafflat

£1510 Townhead

AA - £1890 Hills of Dalserf

£1670 Cloverhill

£1650 Townhead

£1570 Scotstounbank

Her - £1510 Hills of Dalserf

Sal - £1550 Townhead

Bsh - £1350 Carco

B/G - £1410 Fountainside

Beef cows per kilo

Lim – 217p Kailzie Mains

212p Townhead

205p Hole of Kilncadzow

200p Wintermuir

AA – 209p Townhead

205p Scotstounbank

201p Browntod

Sal – 214p Cloverhill

212p Scotstounbank

Bsh – 207p Carco

Dairy cows per head

Fr - £1330 Harelaw

£1030 Lawriesmuir

Ayr - £1210 Langside

£950 Newlands

Hol - £1410 Blackbog

£1250 Boghall

£1210 Grangehall

£1090 Harelaw

Dairy cows per kilo

Fr – 176p Lawriesmuir

170p Harelaw

Ayr – 156p Langside

Hol – 180p Blackbog

166p Bogside

Cast bulls per head

£1970 Kingside

Cast bulls per kilo

173p Whitesykes

Sheep prime stock report

On Monday 2nd October 2023 Lawrie and Symington Ltd sold 4024 Lambs and 2719 Cast Ewes and Rams through Lanark.

Lambs

Another large show of 4024 lambs saw an excellent show for quality albeit a large number of heavy sheep forward. Many more export and lighter weight lambs could be sold.

The sale topped at £160 per head for Texels from Messrs Campbell, Overburns Farm, Lamington and to 345p/kg for Beltex from Messrs Murray, Calton Farm, Cumnock

Overall Average 251pp/kg (SQQ 252p/kg)

32.1-39kg

Per Head

TEX - £106 Cocklaw, £100 Carmacoup & Nia-Roo, £95 The Law, £92 School Green, £89 Hillhouse

BEL - £105 The Law

BF - £92 Newmains Home, £91 The Law, £90 Newmains Home, £79 Birthwood

SUF - £99 Legholmshiels, £98 Blawloan, £93 Harestonhill

CHE - £89 Dawyck Est & School Green, £80 Dawyck Est

X - £91 School Green, £85 Hillhouse, £60 Cairnie

Per Kilo

TEX – 279p Cocklaw, 256p The Law & Carmacoup, 248p School Green, 240p Hillhouse

BEL – 276p The Law

BF – 248p & 243p Newmains Home, 233p The Law, 213p Birthwood

SUF – 253p Legholmshiels, 251p Blawloan, 238p Harestonehill

CHE – 261p Dawyck Est, 254p School Green, 242p Dawyck Est

X –233p School Green, 223p Hillhouse, 153p Cairnie

39.1-45.5kg

Per Head

TEX - £126 Jeanfield, £118 Bickenrton Hall, £117 Mid Brockloch & Carmacoup, £116 Glendouran, West Lethans, Haywoodhead, Laigh Carnduff & Laigh Cleughearn

BEL - £145 Calton, £141 West Lethans, £135 Jeanfield, £131 Calton, £125 Blackbog, £120 Walkerdyke, £119 Laigh Carnduff, £118 Greenlaw & Jeanfield

BF - £102 Glendouran, £97 Boat, £93 Cairns, £91 & £86 Gosland

SUF - £116 Peatpotts, £112 Westpark, £111 Walkerdyke, £110 Nia-Roo, £107 Mid Brockloch, £104 Lawhead, Linwater, Gillbank & Yeldabrek, £100 Eastfield

CHAR - £101 Crawcraigs

CHE - £118 High Crewburn, £111 Newton of Wiston, £108 Yeldabrek, £105 Boghouse & Nettlingflat, £102 Coldwakening, £100 Nettlingflat & Bushelhead, £99 School Green, £94 Jeanfield

X - £113 Mauldslie House, £107 Cloverhill, £106 Culter Allers, £105 Newmains Home & Laigh Carnduff, £104 Dykehead, £100 Newmains Home & Cairnie, £98 Culter Allers & Northflatt

LLE - £100 Burghmuir

BDM - £108 Yeldabrek

BTEX - £110 Greenfield

JAC - £104 Laigh Carnduff

ROM - £100 Peatpotts

KHIL - £105 Gill

Per Kilo

TEX – 286p Jeanfield, 275p Hillridge, 272p Mid Brockloch, 269p Boghouse, 266p High Crewburn, 265p Boghouse, The Dairy & Yeldabrek, 263p West Lethans263p Laigh Cleughearn

BEL – 245p Calton, 320p West Lethams, 311p Calton, 306p Jeanfield, 290p Blackbog, 281p West Torphin, 276p Hillridge & Calton, 274p Cronan, 272p Walkerdyke

BF – 236p Boat, 232p Cairns, 226p Glendouran, 216p & 209p Gosland

SUF – 258p Walkerdyke, 257p Peatpotts, 250p Nia-Roo, 248p Mid Brockloch, Westpark & Lawhead, 247p Nia-Roo, 241p Yeldabrek, 236p Linwater & Gillbank

CHAR – 240p Crawcraigs

CHE – 274p High Crewburn, 247p School Green, 246p Newton of Wiston, 245p Yeldabrek, 244p Boghouse, 242p Coldwakening, 238p Nettlingflat & Bushelhead, 229p Jeanfield

X – 251p Mauldslie House, 250p Newmains Home, 247p Dykehead, 237p Cloverhill, 235p & 233p Culter Allers, 233p Laigh Carnduff, 232p Newmains Home, 228p Lightshaw, 227p Cairnie

LLE – 227p Burghmuir

BDM – 245p Yeldabrek

BTEX – 250p Greenfield

JAC – 231p Laigh Carnduff

ROM – 227p Peatpotts

KHIL – 233p Gill

45.6-52kg

Per Head

TEX - £148 Collielaw, £147, £146 & £143 Craighead, £136 Broomfield Lodge, £135 Collielaw & West Nerston, £134 & £132 Easterseat

BEL - £146, £142 & £140 Broomfield Lodge, £136 Ingraston, £135 Broomfield Lodge, £134 Carstairs Mains, £133 Easterseat, £132 Broomfield Lodge, £130 Ingraston, £129 Broomfield Lodge

BF - £107 Sandford Sheep

SUF - £130 Carwood, £127 Gill, £126 Yeldabrek, £125 Toxside, £124 Victoria Park, £123 Carwood, £121 Greenlaw, £120 Ainville & Bents

CHAR - £132 Walesley, £114 Mid Brockloch

CHE - £126 Hallhill, £120 Yeldabrek, £111 Ladyurd, £107 Craigthornhill

CHM - £113 Newton of Wiston

X - £120 Cairnie, £119 East Merkland, £110 West Shawtonhill, £108 Bents, £106 Cardon

LLE - £110 Burghmuir

BDM - £124 Linn Crescent

MB - £116 Laigh Carnduff

BL - £100 Greenbank

KHIL - £120 Gill

DOR - £106 Noblehall

Per Kilo

TEX – 294p, 291p & 286p Craighead, 284p Collielaw, 280p Ingraston, 270p Hillhouse Terrace & Collielaw, 268p Collielaw, 267p Little Kype & Collielaw

BEL – 308p & 291p Broomfield Lodge, 289p Ingraston, 281p Broomfield Lodge, 279p Carstairs Mains, 271p Feoch, 270p Ingraston, 269p, 268p Broomfield Lodge

BF – 214p Sandford Sheep

SUF – 260p Craggs, 254p Carwood, 245p Toxside, 244p Ainville & Bents, 243p Greenlaw, 242p Yeldabrek

CHAR – 258p Walesley, 242p Mid Brockloch

CHE – 242p Hallhill, 241p Ladyurd, 240p Yeldabrek, 227p Craigthornhill

CHM – 245p Newton of Wiston

X – 242p East Merkland, 235p Cairnie, 229p West Shawtonhill, 225p Bents, 220p Cardon

LLE – 220p Burghmuir

BDM – 248p Linn Crescent

MB – 241p Laigh Carnduff

BL – 200p Greenbank

KHIL – 230p Gill

DOR – 230p Nobelhall

52+kg

Per Head

TEX - £160 Overburns, £159 Bowridge, £155 Overburn, £152 Collielaw, £150 Bowridge, £148 Collielaw, £146 Yondercroft, £143 Hartside, Nether Pratis & Walesley

BEL - £141 Threestanes, £127 Newmains Home

SUF - £135 Carwood, £134 Yeldabrek & Carwood, £132 Blackpark, £129 Netherton, £128 Yeldabrek, £126 Walker, £116 Mid Brockloch

CHAR - £130 Yeldabrek

CHE - £128 Yeldabrek

BFL - £126 Overburns

LLE - £123 Bughmuir

Per Kilo

TEX – 274p Collielaw, 267p Bowridge, 264p Hartside, 262p & 260p Collielaw, 254p Castle Knowe, 252p Yeldabrek, 250p Skirling Craigs & Muirhead, 248p Bowridge & Hallhill

BEL – 251p Threestanes, 235p Newmains Home

SUF – 250p & 248p Carwood, 241p Yeldabrek, 240p Blackpark, 239p Yeldabrek, 237p Walkerdyke, 234p Netherton, 218p Mid Brockloch

CHAR – 245p Yeldabrek

CHE – 232p Yeldabrek

BFL – 203p Overburns

LLE – 227p Burghmuir

Cast Ewes

Another large group of 2719 cast ewes were forward with trade steadier on the week especially for harmed ewes and plainer ewes best quality and biggest ewes easy to sell.

The sale topped at £220 per head for Texels from Messrs Baillie and Co, Sebay, Orkney and to £90 for Blackface from Messrs Barr, Hallhill Farm, Cupar.

Overall Average £71.23

BF Average £52.35

TEX – £220, £212 & £196 Sebay, £178 Hillend, Greyside & Wintermuir, £174 Laga, £172 Hallhill, £170 Sebay, £162 Greyside

BEL – £140 Faughhill, £120 Bankhead & Sebay, £118 Bankhead, £108 Walkerdyke, £100 7 Holding & High Tarbeg, £86 Craggs, £80 High Parks

BF – £90 Hallhill, £75 Greyside, £73 Woolfords, Sweetshawhead & Coldwakening, £72 Easterhouse, £70 Tower, Greyside & Maggathead

SUF – £137 Greyside, £130 Sebay, £124 & £122 Greyside, £120 High Parks, Bents & Sunnycroft, £118 Yeldabrek

CHAR - £140 Sebay

NCC - £110 Greyside, £88 Gill, £85 Ladyurd, £84 Temples, £80 Greyside, £66 Bickerton Hall, £54 Balleny

CHE – £103 Walston Mill, £90 High Tarberg, £87 Easterhouse, £80 Yeldabrek, £78 Walston Mill & Greyside, £76 Yondercroft, £74 Ladyurd, £72 Woodlands

CONT - £80 High Tarbeg, £75, £65, £60 & £50 Yeldabrek

CHM - £118 Greyside, £92 High Parks & Woodlands, £83 Easterhouse, £78 Greyside, £76 High Parks, £70 Boghouse, £60 Yeldabrek

X – £108 Backolaight, £100 Howburn, £98 Backolaight, £95 Wintermuir, £92 High Tarbeg & The Law, £90 High Parks, Bents & East Merkland, £88 Hillhead

BFL – £120 & £88 Tower, £80 Braeedge & Tower, £66 Tinnis

SHE - £50 Yeldabrek, £44 Hjogland, £36 Sandford Sheep

LLE - £90, £87 & £70 Laga

BTEX - £200 Sebay

ZWA - £110 Yeldabrek, £100 Greyside, £80 High Tarbeg & Yeldabrek

JAC - £50 Greyside & Arabrab

ROM - £68 Easterhouse

SWA - £51 Greyside

KHIL - £70 Gill, £62 Sandford Sheep

VAL - £60 Yeldabrek

OTH - £124 Greyside, £116 Seabay, £110 High Parks

EASY CARE - £117 Nether Pratis, £68 & £64 Bankhead

Rams

TEX – £136 Yeldabrek, £130 Collielaw, £120 School Road

BEL - £132 Braeedge, £104 Collielaw, £102 Wintermuir

BF - £116 Toxside, £56 North Sanquhar Moors

SUF - £134 Lawhead, £122 Carwood, £82 & £75 Yeldabrek

NCC - £130 Yeldabrek, £120 Greyside

X - £60 & £50 Yeldabrek

BFL - £140 & £88 Howslack

LLE - £94, £84, £82, £78 & £72 Hilltop


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