St Boswells Opening Sale of Store Cattle & Store Sheep

9th January 2020

The Opening Sale of store cattle  was topped by Messrs Grieve, The Lee with a Limousin cross bullock at £1060. Topping the pence per kilo were Messrs Blain, Coxydene with a pen of Limousin cross bullocks at 216p per kilo. More could have been sold to Vendors advantage.

Bullocks per head – Limousin: £1060, £1020 The Lee, Simmental: £895 Coxydene
Bullocks per kilo – Aberdeen Angus: 210p Earlston Mains, Limousin: 215.7p Coxydene, 212.5p The Lee, Simmental: 215.7p Coxydene
Bullocks averaged 208.25p per kilo

First Feeding Sheep Sale of 2020 saw a good show of Store Hoggs achieve a superb trade with a large ringside present.

Texel: £89 Lower Greenhill, £82 Whinfield, £81 Huntershall, £80 Lower Greenhill, £77.50 Crailing Nook, £76 Stottencleugh, £75.50 Mosshill, Greenhead, S, £75 Huntershall, Stottencleugh, Scott Road, Lauder, Eagle House, £71.50 Stottencleugh, Ladylands Drive, Selkirk, £71 Watson Farming, Whinfield, £70.50 Ladylands Drive, Selkirk, Suffolk: £84, £73.50 Stottencleugh, £73 Greenhead, S, Greyfaced: £69.50 Huntershall, £67 Stottencleugh, North Country Cheviot: £69 Middlesknowes, Blackface: £65.50 Huntershall, South Country Cheviot: £62 Whitefield, E