On Tuesday 25th June Harrison & Hetherington Ltd held their fortnightly sale of store cattle at Lockerbie Auction Mart.
All classes of stores were keenly bid for with a cheery ringside of buyers having plenty of grass.
Bullocks sold to £925 for a Limousin from Messrs McGregor, Dirrops and to 228.8ppk for a pen of marvellous Aberdeen Angus’ from Messrs Richardson, Courstein. Heifers sold to £810 for a Beef Shorthorn from Dirrops.
Next store cattle sale at Lockerbie will be Tuesday 23rd July. For further details please contact Auctioneers Joel McGarva 07909985770, Michael Stewart 07753720323 or Cameron Robertson 07836233042.
Leading prices per head:
Steers: Limousin £925 Dirrops Aberdeen Angus £715 Fingland, £700 Courstein Beef Shorthorn £660 Meikle Whitriggs
Heifers: Beef Shorthorn £810, £700 Dirrops, £645 Meikle Whitriggs Aberdeen Angus £635 Courstein
Leading prices per kilo:
Steers: Aberdeen Angus 228.8p Courstein, 214.1p Fingland
Heifers: Aberdeen Angus 197.4p Copewood