St Boswells Primestock Sale

12th March 2018

At St Boswells on Monday 12th March Harrison & Hetherington held their weekly Primestock sale of cattle and sheep

Sold 68 Clean Cattle, 77 Cast Cows, 1067 Hoggs and 356 Ewes
Bullocks (19) averaged 214p per kg and sold to 230p (-6.0p on the week)
Heifers (48) averaged 216p per kg and sold to 250p ( -1.0p on the week)
1 Young Bull sold to 210p (n/c on the week)
77 Cast Cows averaged 147.7p per kg and sold to 197p (-14p on the week) Top Price £1922
Black and Whites averaged 126p
1067 Hoggs averaged 212.3p per kg (-14p on the week) £95.86 per head and sold to £128, top price 262p per kg for Beltex Hoggs
356 Ewes averaged £72.71 and sold to £126 for Texel.x Ewes.  Heavy Ewes averaged £84, light ewes sold to £103 for Cheviot Ewes and averaged £71

Clean Cattle per head: Kedzlie £1631.52, Bee Edge £1456.32, Saltoun Home Farm £1440.40, Longnewton £1421.36, Bee Edge £1399.32, £1373.44, Redden £1363.06, Faughhill £1311, Smailholm Mains £1306.24, Nisbet £1305.92.

Clean Cattle per kilo: Wester Ulston 250p J.Gilmour & Co Ltd, Penston 246p J.Gilmour & Co Ltd, Bee Edge 246p Denholm Meat Supplies, Pathhead 246p J.Gilmour & Co Ltd, Penston 244p J.Gilmour & Co Ltd, Pathhead 241p J.Gilmour & Co Ltd, Penston 241p J.Gilmour & Co Ltd, Seggarsdean 236p WTS Forsyth & Sons, Pathhead 234p J.F Finlay & Co Ltd, Bee Edge 232p WTS Forsyth & Sons, Gospelhall 230p Shaw Fine Meats, Faughhill 226p Michael Malone of Edinburgh.

Cast Cows per head: Kedzlie £1922.70, Kersknowe £1639.02, Middlestead £1573.14, Kersknowe £1561, £1550.50, Corsbie £1550, Kersknowe £1522.42, Muircleugh £1497.42, £1494.80.

Cast Cows per kilo: Muircleugh 197p, Kedzlie 195p, Muircleugh 185p, Gateshaw 179p, Kersknowe, Muircleugh, Gateshaw 177p, Kersknowe 175p (2).

Hoggs per head- Suffolk: £128, £125.50 (2) Bonjedward Mill, £119.50 Blackhill, £117.50 Sanson Seal, £117, £116.50, £116 Bonjedward, £115.50 Blackhill, £114.50, £112.50 (2) Boghall, £112 Cortleferry, £111 Saughtree, £110.50 Yarrow Farmhouse, Texel: £127 Crossflat, £120 Threepwood, £119 Hermiston, £117 Adderstonshiels, £116 Cortleferry, £114.50 Whitsome West Newton, £113 Hermiston, £110.50 Yarrow Farmhouse, North Country Cheviot: £125 Philiphaugh, £120 Traprain, £107.50 Adderstonshiels, £106 The Burrows, £99.50 Adderstonshiels, £98.50 (2), £98 (2) Pawston, £97.50 The Dods, Saughtree, Beltex: £120 Hartside, £118, £114 Halidean Mill, Half Bred: £114.50, £110.50 Bonjedward, Bluefaced Leicester: £114 Hartside, Greyfaced: £108.50 Boghall, £90.50 Aikeyside, Charollais: £108 Boghall, Blackface: £104 Hartside, Meatlink: £102.50 Houdshall, Cheviot.x: £87 East Buccleuch.

Hoggs per kilo- Beltex:262.1p Halidean Mill, 255.3p Hartside, 230.8p Lylestane, North Country Cheviot: 243p Lylestane, 240.7p The Dods, 225.7p (2) The Burrows, 225p Pawston, 221.8p Lylestane, 221.6p Adderstonshiels, 216.5p (2) Pawston, 216.3p Leaderfoot, Texel: 241.9p Swinnie, 239.7p Lylestane, 236.3p Aikeyside, 232.1p, 231p Bedrule, 230.3p Halidean Mill, 227.3p Applecross, 227p Blackburn, 226.6p Bedrule, 226.1p Springwood Lodge, 222.6p Yarrow Farmhouse, 222.4p Aikeyside, 221.6p (2) Whitsome West Newton, Suffolk: 234.1p Blackhill, 233.3p Aikeyside, 232.1p Bedrule, 228.7p, 228.6p Blackhill, 225.8p, 224.5p, 224.2p (4), 223.6p, 222.8p (2) Boghall, 222.4p Blackburn, 221.9p Boghall, Charollais: 225p Boghall, Cheviot.x: 221.9p East Buccleuch, Greyfaced: 217p Boghall, Half Bred: 216.7p Bonjedward, 197.7p, 196.7p Aikeyside, Meatlink: 213.5p Houdshall, Bluefaced Leicester: 193.2p Hartside.

Ewes – Texel: £126 Currie Inn, £119 Traprain, £107 Wiselaw Farmhouse, Suffolk: £119 Traprain, £109 Falside, £105 Stobswood, Half Bred: £111 Bonjedward, £101 Blackhall, North Country Cheviot: £103 Adderstonshiels, £97 Traprain, Cheviot Mule: £109, £101 Marchcleugh, Greyfaced: £96 Peelrig, £89 Falside, £83 Stobswood, Easycare: £73 Girrick, Meatlink: £71 Houdshall, Cheviot.x £69 (2) Traprain, Berrichon: £59 Springwood Lodge, Blackface: £49 Stobswood, Jacob: £39 Boon House.

Rams-  Texel: £119 Crossflat, Berrichon: £97 Springwood Lodge, North Country Cheviot: £77 Lylestane, Easycare: £59 Girrick.