Sale Date: Wed 23 December


Lawrie & Symington, Forfar had forward 656 Prime Lambs and 74 Cast Ewes & Rams.

PRIME LAMBS (656) sold to 200p for 45kg Beltex’s from Messrs D. Stewart & Son, Mains of Dalrulzion and to £90 for 54kg Texels also from Mains of Dalrulzion to average 165.4p.

214 SQQ’s ave. 176.4p.

Leading Prices per kg. –

Tex. 188.1p Mains of Dalrulzion; Tex. x 182.6p Croft of Cultalonie; Cont. 181.4p Largie; Cross 179.1p Greenford; Belt. 170.4p Newton Farm; Suff. 170.2p Newton Farm; Suff.x 168.6p Ashmore & Strone; Down 166.3p Newton Farm; Mule 159.1p Mains of Mause; B.F. 162.4p Nether Drumheads.

Leading Prices per head –

Tex. £85 Beech Wynd; Tex.x £84 Croft of Cultalonie; Cont. £82 Smiddyhouse; Cross £80.50 Gibsonhall Farm; Belt. £69 Newton Farm; Suff. £79.50 Gibsonhall Farm; Suff.x £78 Roundhillock and Ashmore & Strone; Down £76.50 Roundhillock; Mule £70 Mains of Mause; B.F. £69 Nether Drumheads.

Cast Ewes & Rams (74)

Ewes –

Tex. £105 Beech Wynd; Suff. £88 Smiddyhouse; Tex.x £81 Balconnel; Cont. £80.50 Balconnel; Chev. £79 Denbrae; Chev.x £72 Ashmore & Strone; Cross £68 Denbrae; Mule £65 Glensaugh; B.F. £55.50 Glensaugh.

Rams –

Cont. £90 Drimmie