Sale Date: 5 Nov 2018 – Monday Sale

Lawrie & Symington Ltd
Lanark Agricultural Centre

203 Cattle Sold 203

Limousin Heifer sold to 260p/Kg from David Dickinson, Brockwoodlees Farm, Canonbie, to Hugh Black & Son Butchers, Lanark. Limousin Bullock sold to 237p/Kg from Messrs Lindsay, Kepscaith Farm, Longridge, to Chapman Butchers, Wishaw.

Heifer per Kilo

260p & 252p Brockwoodlees, 248p Bushelhead, 246p Howburn, 240p Oldhill, 240p Straven House.

Heifer per Head

£1495 & £1490 Brockwoodlees, £1395 Bushelhead.

Bullock per Kilo

237p Kepscaith, 230p Bushelhead, 218p Oldhill.

Bullock per Head

£1380 Kepscaith.

Young Bulls

215p Newsteadings

Cast Bulls

£830 Swaites

Beef Cow per Head

£1125 Buteland, £1095 Overton, £985 West Park, £925 Goodockhill & Fallside, £905 East Merkland, £900 Mosshall.

Beef Cow per Kilo

161p West Park, 148p Buteland, 120p Fallside.

Dairy Cow per Head

£885 Bents, £845 Cobblehaugh, £805 Byretown & Greentowers.

Dairy Cow per Kilo

121p Cobblehaugh

Calves

25 calves were forward at the fortnightly sale. Top price was £270 for a Galloway Bull from Messrs Cairns, Walston Braehead.

Other Top Prices

£260 (twice) Galloway Heifers from Walston Braehead.

£240 BRB Bull from Muirhouse.

£185 AAx Bull from Muirhouse.

£180 (twice) Red Poll x from Muirhouse.

1739 Lambs and 1524 Cast Ewes were sold

The sale topped at £95 per head for Texels from R & M Struthers, Collielaw Farm, Carluke, and to 207p/Kg for Texels from W Dow, Dovecot Farm, West Linton. Overall Average 161p/Kg (SQQ 166p/Kg).

Lambs

A smaller show of prime lambs again saw a large volume of heavy lambs on offer, with their value no dearer. Export and best quality lambs were sharper on the week, and short of requirements.

Principle Price/Head

TEX - £95 & £89 Collielaw, £86 Sunnyside, £85 Dovecot (twice) & Scone, £84 Broomfield, £83 Collielaw & Gilmeadowland.

BEL - £89 Nicolas Road, £83 Broomfield & Netherton, £83 & £82 Yeldabrek, £80 Nicolas Road, £74 Burnetland.

SUFF - £80 Yeldabrek, £75 The Thistle, Columbie & Lawriesmuir.

MULE - £67.50 Whinbush, £65 Avisyard & Sunnyside, £64 Eastfield.

BF - £65 Birthwood, & Avisyard, £63 Debog.

CHEV - £82, £76 & £75 Hallhill, £73.50 Yeldabrek & Hallhill, £71.50 Little Gala & Hallhill.

Principle Price/Kg

TEX – 207p & 202p Dovecot, 202p & 197p (twice) Collielaw, 195p Broomfield, 194p Easter Bush, 193p.

BEL – 197p Netherton, 192p Dovecot, 191p Sunnyside, 190p West Shawtonhill, 188p Broomfield, 174p Nicolas Road.

SUFF – 168p Legholmshiels & Westcroft, 166p Lawriesmuir, 163p Eastfield.

MULE – 159p Cairns, 158p Westcroft, 155p Cairns.

BF – 161p Debog, 156p Birthwood, 151p Avisyard.

CHEV – 168p Legholmshiels, 164p Hallhill, 161p Muirhouse, 159p Yeldabrek.

Ewes

A larger show of 1524 Cast Ewes saw heavy ewes and best quality ewes sharper, although Mule ewes and horned ewes remained similar. Sale topped at £150 for a pen of outstanding Texel Ewes from Messrs Barr, Hallhill Farm, Colessie.

Principle Prices

TEX - £150 Hallhill, £138 Mossdale, £131 & £130 Hallhill, £120 Nicolas Road, £118 Eastfield, £116 Hallhill.

BEL - £114 Richardton.

SUFF - £110 Toxside, £90 Posso, £82 The Hill, £80 Riddle.

MULE - £78 Whiterigg, £75 East Blacklaws, £72 Lawriesmuir.

NCC - £71 Brookhouse, £62 Bridgehouse.

BF - £57 Westfield, £52 Broomhouse, £50 Hallhill, £49 The Manuel.

CHEV - £78 The Manuel, £74 Mossdale, £50 Cairnie.

Rams

TEX - £120 Sunnyside, £100 Easter Bush.

BEL - £120 Richardton.


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