MARCH SHOW & SALE OF STORE CATTLE
TUESDAY 5TH MARCH, 2019
JUDGE – Mr Blair Duffton, Huntly
SPONSOR – JP Campbell & Sons Animal Feeds, Kilmarnock
Class 1 – Pen of 4 Continental Bred Bullocks (4 forward)
1st – Mr H Dunlop, Holehouse – 452kg £1210
2nd – Messrs JF & MB Teague, Buteland – 432kg £1065
3rd – Messrs J Warnock & Sons, Dreva – 470kg £1195
Class 2 – Pen of 4 Continental Bred Heifers (None forward)
Class 3 – Pen of 4 Native Bred Bullocks (1 forward)
1st – Mr JR Kerr, Newbigging Mill – 452kg £995
Class 4 – Pen of 4 Native Bred Heifers (1 forward)
1st – Mr JR Kerr, Newbigging Mill – 388kg £760
Class 5 – Single Continental Bred Bullock (2 forward)
1st – Mr A Baillie, Carstairs Mains – 420kg £1230
2nd – Messrs A & CS Comrie, Stonebyres Mains – 392kg £1150
Class 6 – Single Continental Bred Heifer (2 forward)
1st – Messrs A & CS Comrie, Stonebyres Mains – 392kg £1150
2nd – Messrs A & CS Comrie, Stonebyres Mains – 446kg £1030
Champion Bullock – Mr A Baillie, Carstairs Mains – 420kg £1230
Champion Heifer - Messrs A & CS Comrie, Stonebyres Mains – 392kg £1150
Overall Champion – Mr A Baillie, Carstairs Mains (Continental Bullock)
Reserve Champion – Messrs A & C Comrie, Stonebyres Mains (Continental Heifer)
Lawrie & Symington had forward 1603 Store Cattle to their March Show & Sale. The sale was topped by an exceptional Charolais x Bullock from Hugh Dunlop, Holehouse Farm, Ochiltree, at £1720, and to 4.10p/Kg for the same animal, to average 2.185p/Kg. Heifersd topped at £1380 for a Charolais x from Messrs N C Smith, Logan Farm, Lesmahagow, and to 2.94p/Kg for a British Blue from Hugh Dunlop, Holehouse Farm, to average 2.076p/Kg.
Bullocks per Head
0-250kg: £655 Newtonhead.
251-300kg: £635 East Blacklaws.
301-350kg: £900 Kilwhipnach, £830 Knevocklaw.
351-400kg: £970 Carstairs Mains, £945 Little Kype.
401-450kg: £1720 Holehouse, £1230 Carstairs Mains, £1065 Buteland.
451-500kg: £1210 Holehouse, £1200 & £1195 (2x) Dreva.
501-550kg: £1245 Powflatts, £1240 Holehouse, £1205 Dreva.
551-600kg: £1360 Holehouse, £1290 Sunnyside, £1225 Carmichael Est.
601-650kg: £1275 Carmichael Est, £1240 Broomhill.
Bullocks per Kilo
0-250kg: 264p Newtonhead.
251-300kg: 225p East Blacklaws & East Crookedstone.
301-350kg: 274p Kilwhipnach, 260p Lawriesmuir.
351-400kg: 249p Carstairs Mains, 249p Kilwhipnach.
401-450kg: 410p Holehouse, 293p Carstairs Mains.
451-500kg: 268p Holehouse, 263p Dreva.
501-550kg: 245p Powflatts, 239p Holehouse, 235p Dreva.
551-600kg: 238p Holehouse, 226p Sunnyside.
601-650kg: 210p Carmichael Est, 197p Broomhill.
Heifers per Head
0-300kg: £605 East Crookedstone.
301-350kg: £940 Drumalbin, £855 Carstairs Mains.
351-400kg: £1150 Stonebyres Mains, £930 West Torphin.
401-450kg: £1280 & £1210 Holehouse, £1030 Stonebyres Mains.
451-500kg: £1260 Holehouse, £1250 Sunnyside, £1200 Buteland.
501-550kg: £1300 Holehouse, £1180 Carmichael Est, £1180 Malletsheugh.
551-600kg: £1225 Powflatts, £1160 Sandilands, £1150 Drumalbin.
601-650kg: £1330 Carmichael Est, £1120 Logan.
650+kg: £1380 Logan.
Heifers per Kilo
0-300kg: 216p East Crookedstone.
301-350kg: 280p Drumalbin, 258p Carstairs Mains.
351-400kg: 293p Stonebyres Mains, 235p Laigh Carnduff.
401-450kg: 294p, 273p & 270p Holehouse, 264p Buteland.
451-500kg: 273p Sunnyside & Holehouse, 264p Buteland.
501-550kg: 250p Holehouse, 218p Carmichael Est, 217p Bankhead.
551-600kg: 220p Powflatts, 207p Drumalbin.
601-650kg: 210p Carmichael Est, 183p Logan.
651+kg: 205p Logan.
Dairy Bullocks & Heifers sold to a top of £815 for a NR Heifer from Messrs Watson, Midhill, and to 165p for a BFx from North Cairn Farm, to average 1.438p/Kg.
£815 Midhill, £770 North Cairns, £720 Gibblaston.