Wed 18 November [FORFAR PRIMESTOCK REPORT]

FORFAR PRIMESTOCK REPORT

Sale Date: Wed 18 November

 

Lawrie & Symington had forward 27  Prime Cattle, 6  Cows and 787  Prime Lambs, Ewes and Rams.

PRIME CATTLE

Bullocks (5) sold to 252p per kilo for a 646 kilo Limousin from Gask purchased by J. Chapman (Butchers), Wishaw and to £1692 per head for a 677 kilo Limousin from Gask also to J. Chapman (Butchers) to average 243.4p per kilo.

Heifers (22) sold to 275p per kilo for a 515 kilo Limousin from Nethermyres purchased by J.B. Penman, Crail and to £1698 per head for a 696 kilo Limousin from Gask to J. Chapman (Butchers) to average 237.9p per kilo.

Leading Prices per kilo-

Bullocks –

Lim. 250p Gask; Lim.x 248p South Ballo,242p Craignathro.

Heifers –

Lim. 256p Nethermyres and West Bog; Lim. x 246p South Ballo (twice),244p Mill of Inverarity and Gask.

Leading Prices per head –

Bullocks -

Lim. £1627 Gask; Lim.x £1492 South Ballo, £1389 Craignathro.

Heifers –

Lim. £1592 West Bog; Lim.x £1416 Nethermyres, £1389 Millbank, Udny.

Cows (6)

Simm. £880 Hunthill; Lincoln Red £820 & £800 St. Fort; A.A. £630 Ferniebrae.

PRIME SHEEP

Prime Lambs (724) sold to 169.8p for 43kg Texels from North Mains of Baldovan and to £87 for 55 kg also from North Mains of Baldovan to average 152.4p.

SQQ Lambs average 157.9p

Leading Prices per kg.-

Tex. 166.7p Newmill of Inshewan; Belt. 160.9p Shandford ; Suff. 160.9p Shandford; Tex.x 160.5p Newton of Crathie; Suff. x 159p Little Ballo; Cont. 157.1p Largie.

Leading Prices per head –

Tex. £80 Newmill of Inshewan; Tex.x £75 Formal; Cont. £78 Mains of Dalrulzion; Belt. £74 Shandford; Suff. £74 Little Ballo & Shandford; Suff.x £71 Crudie Acres.

Cast Ewes & Rams (63)

Ewes –

Suff. £90 Gibsonhall; Belt. £89 Balbrydie; H.B. £82 Gibsonhall; Tex. £78 Redford Smithy; Mule £70 Little Ballo; B.F. £64 Little Ballo.

Rams –

BHL £74 Easter Cammock, £70 Rosemount; Tex. £66 Eight Acres.