St Boswells Primestock Sale

23rd March 2020

At St Boswells on Monday 23rd March, Harrison & Hetherington held their weekly Primestock sale of cattle and sheep

Sold 109 Clean Cattle, 62 Cast Cows, 1423 Hoggs and 334 Ewes.
Bullocks (31) averaged 212.33p per kg and sold to 230p (+4p on the week)
Heifers (74) averaged 222p per kg and sold to 245p (+12p on the week)
62 Cast Cows averaged 126p per kg and sold to 201p (-9p on the week) Top price £1547
1423 Hoggs averaged 182.78p per kg (n/c on the week) and sold to £122, top price 250p per kilo for Beltex.x Hoggs
334 Ewes averaged £93 and sold to £157 for Suffolk.x Ewes.  Heavy Ewes averaged £117, light ewes sold to £131 for Cheviot Ewes and averaged £80

CLEAN CATTLE
Clean Cattle per head: Bee Edge £1499.40, £1484.70, Whitsome East Newton £1497.68, Phantassie £1466.40, Bee Edge £1459.20, £1447.16, £1433.70, £1424.10, £1420.72, Upper Nisbet £1330.56, £1343.84, Lurdenlaw £1341.06, Upper Nisbet £1340.64, £1317.84, Wester Ulston £1306.40, Lurdenlaw £1281.32

Clean Cattle per kilo: Bee Edge 245p (2) Foley Bros, 243p, 242p Forsyths of Peebles, Lennoxlove 242p Forsyths of Peebles, Bee Edge 240p Forsyths of Peebles, Longnewton 240p Michael Malone of Edinburgh, Penston 239p J.F Finlay & Co Ltd, 238p G.McFadzean, Traprain 237p Forsyths of Peebles, Faughhill 230p Michael Malone of Edinburgh Ltd, Wester Ulston 230p Cooper Butchers, Upper Nisbet 228p (2) W.P Tulloch and J.A Waters & Sons, 227p J.A Waters & Sons, Pathhead 230p J.F Finlay & Co Ltd, Faughhill 219p J.F Finlay & Ltd

Young Bulls: Overton Bush 129p

COWS
Cows per head: Upper Huntlywood £1547.10, Roxburgh Mains £1304.10, Wantonwalls £1262.28, Hoselaw £1233, Hoprighshiels £1208.90

Cows per kilo: Wantonwalls 201p, 161p, Hoprigshiels 157p, Upper Nisbet 15p, Penston 143p, Berryhill 141p, Oakwood, Gateshaw, Angelrow 138p, Upper Nisbet 137p

Cast Bulls per kilo: Muircleugh 135p

Cast Bulls per head: Muircleugh £1414.80, Easter Middleton £1304.20

HOGGS – selling to national trend

Hoggs per head- Beltex: £122 Waterside, £109 Heriotsfield, £106 Faughhill, £104 Threeburnford, £103 Heriotsfield, Suffolk: £114, £110, £109, £106 (2), £104.50 Waterside, £104 Bonjedward, £101 Boggs Holdings, £100 Boghall (2), Waterside, Texel: £114, £113, £111 Waterside, £110 Boghall, £109 (2), £108 (2), Waterside, £107 Boggs Holdings, £106.50 The Lee, £105.50 South Falaknowe, £105 Waterside, £104 Stobshiel Mains, Bonjedward, £103.50 Waterside, North Country Cheviot: £111 (2) Adderstonshiels, £107 Buchtrig, Waterside, £103 Buchtrig, £101.50 North Synton, £99 Bonjedward, £96 Rosetta Road, Peebles, £95.50 North Synton, Berrichon: £110, £100 Springwood Lodge, Blackface: £100 Hyndhope, E, £96, £94 Waterside, £90 Threeburnford, £85 Hartside, £80 Stoneypath, Bluefaced Leicester: £101 Hartside, £78 Gala Farms, Half Bred: £98.50 Stobshiel Mains, Greyfaced: £95 Waterside, £93 Threeburnford, £85.50 Boghall, £82 South Falaknowe, Jacob: £95 Upper Nisbet, Easycare: £76 Muircleugh, Cheviot Mule: £76 Thornington, Lleyn: £76 Ruletownhead, Meatlinc: £71 Houdshall

Hoggs per kilo – Beltex: 250.6p Threeburnford, 246.5p Waterside, 234.1p Heriotsfield, 228.6p Threeburnford, 214.5p Waterside, 212p Faughhill, 209.6p Heriotsfield, 207.3p, 204.9p Waterside, 202p Faughhill, 200p Lylestane, Waterside, Texel: 231.9p, 217.6p, 215.1p, 207.8p, 202.9p Waterside, 202.8p Sunnycroft, 201.1p Ballencrieff Mains, 200p Boghall, Waterside, 196p, 195.3p Waterside, North Country Cheviot: 213.5p(2) Adderstonshiels, 189.5p Lylestane, 187.5p Bonjedward, 186.4p Adderstonshiels, 184.5p Ruletownhead, 184.2p Faughhill, 183.9p Butchrig, Blackface: 205.1p Stoneypath, 177.4p Waterside, 175.6p Fairnilee, Suffolk: 209.9p, 203.8p, 203.6p Waterside, 201.1p Ballencrieff Mains, 200p Bonjedward, Easycare: 192.1p, 189.5p Muircleugh, Cheviot Mule: 183.3p Buckholm, Greyfaced: 182.7p Waterside, 179.2p Kaeside, 178.1p Threeburnford, Meatlinc: 182.1p, 179.7p Houdshall Cottage, Lleyn: 178.8p Ruletownhead, Berrichon: 174.6p Springwood Lodge, Bluefaced Leicester: 166p Gala Farms, Half Bred: 164.2p Stobshiel Mains, Shetland: 121.7p Pitt Street

EWES – Ewes, steady

Texel: £157 Tynehead, £147 The Lee, £145 Kirktonhill, £143 Birkenside, Craighouse,£139 Souith Falaknowe, £139, £137 Lylestane, £135 Threeburnford, Edrom Mains, £129 Birkenside, £127 Kirktonhill, £123 Yarrow Farmhouse, Suffolk: £153 Adderstonshiels, £147 Falside, £141, £139 (2) Meigle, Stobswood, £135 Edrom Mains, £127 Ballencrieff Mains, £125 Greenhead, S, £121 Meigle, £119 Buxley Farm Steading, Greenhead, S, £117 Greenhead, S, Bluefaced Leicester: £143 Ashcraig, £129 Greenhead, S, £121 Fairnilee, North Country Cheviot: £131 Adderstonshiels, £109 Tynehead, £99 Birneyknowe, £93 Stobswood, £89 Buckholm, Greyfaced: £127 Birkenside, £123 Kirktonhill, £111 Boggs Holdings, £109 Craighouse, £107 Crailinghall, £105 Falside, Bettyfield, Yarrow Farmhouse, £101 The Bungalow, Pogbie, Beltex: £127, £109, £107 Threeburnford, Berrichon: £119 Springwood Lodge, Charollais: £123 The Bungalow, Pogbie, Lleyn: £118, £99 Bow, Zwarble: £125 Wormerlaw, Jacob: £117 Upper Nisbet, Cheviot Mule: £117 Gilston, £97 Bluecairn