Sat 28 September [Annual Sheep Sale 28.09.13]

Annual Sheep Sale 28.09.13

Sale Date: Sat 28 September

FORFAR MART-Annual Sheep Sale 28.09.13

Lawrie & Symington Ltd-FORFAR MART

Saturday 28th September 2013

Lawrie & Symington-FORFAR MART sold 2727 Store & Breeding Sheep at their Annual Sheep Sale.

A feature was a show of Blackfaced Wedder Lambs sponsored by The Blackface Sheep Breeders Association.


The Judge of the day was Mrs Patsy Paton, Knachly, Dykehead and her rewards were:


1st prize was from J & J Gibb, Folda, Glenisla with a pen of 40 selling to £54 bought by Mr D Bartlett, Newton of Coldwells, Ellon.


2nd prize was from A & F Skene, Cairncross, Glenesk with a pen of 42 selling to £50 bought by D Bartlett, Newton of Coldwells, Ellon.


3rd prize was from Hunthill Estate, Tillybardine, Glen Lethnot with a pen of 41 selling to £52 bought by D Bartlett, Newton of Coldwells, Ellon.

Dispersals from Kedzie Farm & Balstard.

Kedzie Farm: Ewes- North County Chev (1Crop) £66; North Country Chev (2Crop) £67; North Country Chev (3Crop) £65; Chev/Mule (1Crop) £60.

Balstard Farm: Gimmers- Jacob £71. Ewes- Chev (FW) £59

Gimmers: Minard (Tex x) £162 & £146; Margie (Mule) £144 & £143; Hillhead of Careston (BDM) £136; Balblythe (BF) £86.

Ewes: Halhill (Mule FW) £88 & £82; Tamsacre (Tex x 1crop) £99; Ruives (Cross 1crop) £84; Balblythe (BF FW) £60; Gallowshade (Lleyn-feeding ewes) £42.

Ewe Lambs: Kininmonth (Tex x) £88 & £83; Neilston (Mule) £69; Auldallan (Chev/Mule) £64; Glensaugh (BF) £52; Drumdewan (BlackFaced) £47.

BF Wedder Lambs: Glensaugh £54; Gannochy £49.

Store Lambs: Easter Ogil (Tex) £71; Brewsterwells (Tex cross) £70; Mansecroft (Cont) £66; Gleneffock (Bel Cross) £65; Clachnabrain (Cross Texel) £64; Drumchapel (Suff x) £63; Brae of Pert (Cross Suffolk) £61