St Boswells Primestock Sale

19th November 2018

At St Boswells on Monday 19th November, Harrison & Hetherington held their weekly Primestock sale of cattle and sheep

Clean Cattle per head: Upper Nisbet £1565.10, £1478.40, Bee Edge £1474.08, £1470, £1466.16, £1464.12, £1414.32 Longnewton, £1400.56, Bee Edge £1394.82, Muircleugh £1371.44, North Synton £1367.28, Longnewton £1366.40, Upper Nisbet £1365.04, Brockholes £1336.32, Woodhead, A £1297.92

Cast Cows per head: Birkenside £1106.30, Boon £1083.36, Upper Huntlywood £1020.90

Clean Cattle per kilo: Bee Edge 250p Hugh Black & Sons Ltd, 249p J.Gilmour & Co Ltd, 249p Forsyths of Peebles, 249p Shaw Fine Meats, 246p J.Gilmour & Co Ltd, Wester Ulston 245p J.Gilmour & Co Ltd, Longnewton 244p (2) J.Gilmour & Co Ltd, Bee Edge 243p Hugh Black & Sons Ltd, Faughhill 240p J.Gilmour & Co Ltd, Wester Ulston 239p J.Gilmour & Co Ltd, Upper Nisbet 235p J.A Waters & Sons, Wester Ulston 220p Charles Wilson Ltd

Cast Cows per kilo: Corsbie 137p, Firth 126p, Whitrighill 125p, Ellemford, Upper Huntlywood, Wester Middleton 123p, Mossilee 120p

Cast Bulls: Birkenside £1153.62, Upper Huntlywood £1042.32 (129p)

Lambs –  Less forward, increased trade. Average 170p, SQQ 184p

Lambs per head – Texel: £95 Crookston, £94.50 Upper Bolton, £94 Symington Mains, £93 St Leonards (2), Symington Mains, £92 Crookston, Symington Mains, £91.50 South Falaknowe, £90 Harehead, St Leonards (2), The Knock, £88 St Leonards, Wester Middleton (2), Harehead, Symington Mains, £87.50 Corsbie, £86 Rhoes Holdings, Beltex: £94 Crookston, £90 Symington Mains, £88.50 Crookston, £87 Craighouse, £86 Crookston, £85.50 Craighouse, £85 Symington Mains, £84 Faughill, Halidean Mill, £83 Wester Ulston (2), Suffolk: £93.50 Symington Mains, £93 St Leonards, Corsbie, £89 Wester Middleton, £88 Corsbie, £87, £86 Blackhill, Castleside, South Falaknowe, Berrichon: £91.50 Old Whiteburn, North Country Cheviot: £85 Earlston Road, Stow, Symington Mains, Bluefaced Leicester: £85 Harehead

Lambs per kilo – Texel: 202.4p, 200p Threepwood, 200p, 198.8p Kedzlie, 194p, 190.5p Threepwood, 188.4p The Knock, 187.1p, 186.9p Threepwood, Beltex: 218.5p, 211.2p Crookston, 207.1p Craighouse, 197.6p Halidean Mill, Wester Ulston, 196.3p Craiglea, 195.1p, 194.3p Craighouse, 193.2p Symington Mains, 192.9p Craighouse, 190.8p Wester Ulston, 188.1p Threeburnford, 185.6p Symington Mains, 185.2p Wester Ulston, North Country Cheviot: 186.8p Philiphaugh

Ewes –  Stronger show forward

Suffolk: £115 Inchkeith, £103 Spotsmains, £95 St Leonards, £79 Sunnyside, Texel: £97 St Leonards, £85 Belmont, North Country Cheviot: £71 Thorlieshope, £59, £57 Lylestane, Greyfaced: £71 St Leonards, £65 Bettyfield (2), Cheviot Mule: £63, £61 Lylestane, Easycare: £63 Inchkeith, Blackface: £37 South Falaknowe, Swaledale: £33 Broomilees

Rams- Texel: £135 Upper Bolton, £121 Myreside, Border Leicester: £111 Spotsmains