On Tuesday 23rd July Harrison & Hetherington Ltd held their fortnightly sale of store cattle at Lockerbie Auction Mart.
Top price of the day of £1065 was achieved twice, firstly for a Limousin steer from Messrs Jackson, Langdyke Cottage and then for two Limousin heifers from Messrs Wilson, Belzies.
Top price per kilo of 223.7p was achieved for the Limousin heifers from Messrs Wilson of Belzies. The steer price per kilo topped at 210.1p attained by two British Blues from Belzies.
Overall a very pleasing sale with all types of cattle selling extremely well.
Next store cattle sale at Lockerbie will be Tuesday 20th August. For further details please contact Auctioneers Joel McGarva 07909985770, Michael Stewart 07753720323 or Cameron Robertson 07836233042.
Leading prices per head:
Steers: Limousin £1065, £840 Langdyke Cottage, £795, £780 Kimmeter Green British Blue £1000 Belzies
Heifers: Limousin £1065 Belzies, £1015, £825 Langdyke Cottage Aberdeen Angus £670 Fingland Charolais £620 Kimmeter Green
Leading prices per kilo:
Heifers: Limousin 223.7p Belzies, 207.1p, 193.7p Langdyke Cottage, 171.4p Kimmeter Green Aberdeen Angus 193.1p Fingland Charolais 169.4p Kimmeter Green
Steers: British Blue 210.1p Belzies Limousin 205.3p, 203.7p, 193.9p Kimmiter Green, 194.4p, 193.6p Langdyke Cottage