St Boswells prime trade remains strong

Another strong week of prime cattle trading saw steers top at 208p/kg at St Boswell yesterday, with Ramrig leading the way selling to Messrs W T S Forsyth and Sons. The 127 steers averaged 168.4p/kg.


Heifer trade topped at 194p/kg for a Limousin cross from Robert Neill and Partners, Upper Nisbet, selling to J Scott and again for Cockburn selling to Messrs Gilmour. The 152 heifers averaged 168.5p/kg, a little over 2p/kg down on last week’s trade.


The 2418 prime lambs forward averaged 169.1p/kg, up more than 4p/kg on last week’s trade and topped at £125.