St Boswells Primestock Sale

5th November 2018

At St Boswells on Monday 5th November, Harrison & Hetherington held their weekly Primestock sale of cattle and sheep where they sold 82 Clean Cattle, 60 Cast Cows, 1629 Lambs and 569 Ewes.

Bullocks (40) averaged 212p per kg and sold to 240p ( +3.0p on the week)
Heifers (42) averaged 215p per kg and sold to 248p (-6.0p on the week)
60 Cast Cows averaged 125p per kg and sold to 197p (+8.0p on the week) Top price £1264.
1629 Lambs averaged 168p per kg (+6p on the week) and sold to £98, top price 227.9p per kg for Beltex Lambs
569 Ewes averaged £55 and sold to £143 for Texel Ewes.   Heavy Ewes averaged £81, light ewes sold to £83 for Cheviot Ewes and averaged £41

Clean Cattle per head: Bee Edge £1466.52, £1457.30, Lurdenlaw £1447.04, Upper Nisbet £1441.44, Lurdenlaw £1440, Humbie Mill £1437.36, Lurdenlaw £1433.80, Woodhead, A £1432.2 (2), Bee Edge £1420.80, Longnewton £1418.56, Bee Edge £1411.20, Wester Ulston £1276.80

Cast Cows per head: Greenhead, S £1264.74, Eilean Farm £1264.12, Dalkeith Home Farm £1227.60, Kedzlie £1193.20, Oldcastles £1168.16, Dalkeith Home Farm £1152.54, Oldcastles £1150.18

Clean Cattle per kilo: Longnewton 248p W.T.S Forsyth & Sons, Bee Edge 247p Shaw Fine Meats, Sourhope 246p W.T.S Forsyth & Sons, 244p Charles Wilson Ltd, Bee Edge 242p Hugh Black & Sons Ltd, North Synton 242p Michael Malone of Edinburgh Ltd, Bee Edge 241p Michael Malone of Edinburgh Ltd, 240p W.T.S Forsyth & Sons (2), Wester Ulston 240p John Saunderson Ltd, Wester Ulston 233p Shaw Fine Meats, Upper Nisbet 231p Hugh Black & Sons Ltd, Woodhead, A 231p J.A Waters & Sons, Humbie Mill 226p Hugh Black & Sons

Cast Cows per kilo: Greenhead, S 197p, 185p, Dalkeith Home Farm and Falsidehill 171p, Eilean 169p, Falsidehill 161p, Kedzlie 157p

Lambs – Sharper.  SQQ 177p

Lambs per head – Beltex: £98 Fleurs, £94 Craighouse, £90 Lylestane, £89 Greenhead, S, Lochside, Craigside, £88 Lochside, £86 Craighouse, £85.50 (2) Wester Ulston, Lylestane, £84 Threeburnford, Huntington, Texel: £95.50 Chesters Brae, £94 Huntington, £93 Brothershiels, Craigsford Mains, £92 Wester Middleton, Upper Ashtrees, Chesters Brae, £91 Falahill, £90 Chesters Brae, Roxburgh Mains, Headshaw, L, Threepwood, £89 (2)Corsbie, Greenhead, R, £88 Wester Ulston, £87.50 Upper Ashtrees, £87 Crumhaughhill, Thornington, £86.50 Huntington, Suffolk: £93 Corsbie, £92 Huntington, £88 Yett, £87.50 Thornington, £87 Roxburgh Mains, £86.50 Wester Middleton, £86 Brotherstone, £85.50 Craighouse, £85 Roxburgh Mains, Threepwood

Lambs per kilo – Beltex: 227.9p Fleurs, 211.8p Lylestane, 209.5p Lochside, 204.8p Lylestane, 203.6p Wester Ulston, 198.8p Threepwood, 195.8p Craighouse, 190p Lochside, 188.5p Boon, 186.7, 186.5p Threeburnford, 186.4p (2) Boon, 180.6p HuntingtonTexel: 208.4p Lylestane, 205.2p Helmburn, 202.4p, 201.2p Lylestane, 189.9p Kedzlie, 186.2p Threepwood, 185.5p Greenknowe, 183.3p Lochside, 182.3p Upper Ashtrees, 181.9p Fairlaw Berrichon: 181.7p Springwood Lodge

Ewes
Texel: £143 Duke Street, Hawick, £125 Headshaw, L, £107 Boon, £101, £97 Fleurs, £93 Boon, £91 Headshaw, L, Boon, £85 Lumsdaine, £83 Ruletownhead, Helmburn, Middlethird, £81 Bedrule, Suffolk: £97 Middlethird, £95 Greenknowe, £93 Boon, £91 Fleurs, £89 Middlethird, Half Bred: £89 Blackhill, C, £81 Marigold, £79 Blackhill, Berrichon: £87 Springwood, Bluefaced Leicester: £95 Broomiebank, Border Leicester: £85 Kersknowe, North Country Cheviot: £83 Saughtree, £77 Headshaw, L, £73 Springwood, £67, £63 Saughtree, Blackfaced:£81 Elmscleugh, £56 Burncastle, £55 Headshaw, L, £51 Elmscleugh, £47 Burncastle, £45 Mainhill, Greyfaced: £73 Langlee Mains, £71 Greenknowe, £69 Middlethird, Mainhill, £67 Langlee Mains, Fleurs, Lleyn: £69 Hardacres