Wed 17 July [17-07-2013 - Forfar Sales...]

17-07-2013 - Forfar Sales Report

Sale Date: Wed 17 July

Prime Cattle

Bullocks (20): Averaged 255.5ppk and sold to 267ppk for a Lim from Nether Myers, purchased by James Ewart of Monifieth and £1879 gross for a BRB from Gask, purchased by WE Fairlie of Letham.

Top prices include: Kincreich (Lim x) at 263ppk; Gask (Cross) at 261ppk; Craignathro (Cont x) at 261ppk.

Heifers (15): Averaged 262ppk and sold to 288ppk for a Lim from West Bog

(2nd Prize Butchers Animal at The Kirriemuir Show), purchased by Yorkes of Dundee and £1728 gross for a BRB from Gask, purchased by T A Rennie of Forfar.

Top prices include: Gask (BRB) at 281ppk; West Bog (Lim) at 281ppk; Nether Myers (Cross Lim) at 274ppk.


Sheep (809)


Prime Sheep (648): Averaged 190.9ppk. 210 SQQ’s averaged 201.3ppk

Kirriemuir Show Champion Prime Lambs  £110 from A Beattie, Tullywhanland for 50.5kg Texels to J B Penman of Crail.

Top prices includeScobshaugh (Bel) £103-234ppk; Tullywhanland (Tex) £102-Clochie 232ppk; Tannachie (Cont) £100-Westerton 213ppk; Shandford (Suf) £99-Westerton 194ppk; Cairnleith (Tex x) £98-Broadshade 206ppk; Lednathie Est

(Suf x) £83-Purgavie 193ppk.

23 Hoggs sold to £97.50 for Texels from Mains Of Balhall

Ewes & Rams (138): Top prices include: Fawsyde (Bel) £110.50; Mains of Balhall (Tex) £107.50; Hilhead of Careston (Cont) £91.50; Craighall House (Suff) £89.50; Whitehall (Chev) £78.50; Whitehall (Tex x) £80.50; Fawsyde (Suf x) £88.50; Tannachie (BF) £46.50; Cairnleith (Mule) £74.50.

Rams:  Tannachie (Bel) £88.50; Chelgrove Ltd (HB) £79.50; Eight Acres (Tex) £70; Balblyth (BF) £65.50