On Tuesday 27th October Harrison & Hetherington Ltd held their fortnightly sale of stores at Lockerbie Mart.
A larger show of 100 cattle were forward to an eager ringside of buyers, ensuring all types were well bid for.
Bullocks topped at £1140 for a Limousin from Messrs Ward, Whitstonehill. Heifers topped at £1040 for a Limousin from Messrs Ewart, Isle of Dalton.
The Next store cattle sale at Lockerbie Mart will take place on Tuesday 10th November. Please contact the Auctioneers for further details.
Joel McGarva 07909 985770
Michael Stewart 07753 720323
Cameron Robertson 07836 233042
Leading prices per head:
Steers: Limousin £1140 Whitestonehill, £955 Westhills Farm, £930 Kirkhill Farm, £730 Mill Pond, Aberdeen Angus £960 Maxwellbank, £755, £740, £695, £635 Mill Pond, Simmental £925 Westhills Farm, £755 Copewood Farm, Saler £785 Victoria House, British Blue £730 Mill Pond, £720 Victoria House, Hereford £550 Copewood Farm, British Friesian £510 Copewood Farm.
Heifers: Limosuin £1040 Kirkhill Farm, £990 Whitstonehill, £700 Mill Pond, £650 Barwhanny Farm, Aberdeen Angus £950 Maxwellbank, £840, £810, £655 Mill Pond, £740 Barwhanny Farm, £590 Copewood Farm, Simmental £810 Victoria House, British Blue £755 Mill Pond, £650 Victoria House, Luing £480 Craighousesteads.
Bulls: Aberdeen Angus £635 Mill Pond.
Leading prices per kilo:
Steers: Limousin 223.6p Kirkhill Farm, 216.7p Whitestonehill, 208.5p Westhills Farm, 198,4p Mill Pond,Simmental 215.1p Westhills Farm, 208.6p Copewood Farm, Aberdeen Angus 212p, 198.6p, 197.6p, 167.5p Mill Pond, 208.2p Maxwellbank, British Blue 209.3p Victoria House, 197.8p Mill Pond,Saler 197.2p Victoria House, Hereford 167.7p Copewood Farm, British Friesian 155.5p Copewood Farm.
Heifers: Limousin 222.2p Kirkhill Farm, 211.7p Barwhanny Farm, 201.2p Whitestonehill, 199.4p Mill Pond, British Blue 218.8p Mill Pond, 198.8p Victoria House, Charolais 197.6p Mill Pond, Aberdeen Angus 196.3p Barwhanny Farm, 195.5p Maxwellbank, 189.3p, 182.6p Mill Pond, 189.1p Copewood Farm, Simmental 188.4p Victoria House.
Bulls: Aberdeen Angus 167.5p Mill Pond.