Wed 11 May [FORFAR PRIMESTOCK REPORT]

FORFAR PRIMESTOCK REPORT

Sale Date: Wed 11 May

 

Lawrie & Symington, Forfar had forward  34  Prime Cattle, 2 Cast Cows  and 1262  Prime Sheep.  

PRIME CATTLE

Bullocks (16) sold to 222p per kg  (twice) for a 577kg Charolais from Craignathro, purchased by James Ewart Ltd. and to £1434 (222p per kg) for a BRB from Nethermyres and purchased by Falconer Butchers, Arbroath to average 201p per kg.

Heifers (18) sold to 238p per kg for a 540 kg Limousin from West Bog and purchased by Penman Butchers, Crail and to £1362 for a Limousin from Wester Coldrain to an undisclosed buyer to average 208p per kg.

Leading Prices per kg. –

Bullocks –

Char. 222p Craignathro, 196p Millbank; BRB 222p Nethermyres, 206p Newton of Guthrie; Lim. 218p Nethermyres, 216p Gask, 212p Nethermyres, 206p Woodhead of Mailer; Sim.x 196p Millbank, 189p Chapel of Barras.

Heifers –

Lim. 238p West Bog, 230p Woodhead of Mailer, 228p Nethermyres; BRB 224p & 220p Craignathro; Char. 194p Millbank; BAq 191p Wester Kinloch.

Leading Prices per head –

Bullocks -

Lim. £1373 Newton of Guthrie, £1360 Gask, £1343 Woodhead of Mailer; BRB £1434 Nethermyres, £1328 Newton of Guthrie; Sim.x £1285 Millbank, £1147 Chapel of Barras; Char. £1280 Craignathro, £1242 Millbank.

Heifers –

Lim. £1362 Wester Coldrain, £1347 Woodhead of Mailer, £1309 Gask; DAq £1314 Wester Coldrain; BRB £1158 Craignathro; Char. £1061 Millbank.

Cows (2)

A.A. £1140 (131p) Newton of Idvies.

PRIME SHEEP (1262)

Prime Lambs (44) sold to 231p for 51.5kg Texels from Jack Anderson, Newton of Guthrie and to £119 from the same home to average 206.3p.

Leading Prices per kg.-

Suff. 220.5p North Mains of Baldovan; Tex. 215.1p Upper Tulloes; Char. 208.1p Maryton.

Leading Prices per head –

Tex. £108 & £106 Newton of Guthrie; Suff. £105 North Mains of Baldovan.

Prime Hoggs (1096) sold to 213.5p for 44.5kg Beltex from R.J. Downie & Son, Newton of Crathie and £106 from James H. Collie, Crossgates for 54.5kg Texels to ave 181.1p.

SQQ ave. 199.5p

Leading Prices per kg. –

Belt. 213.5p Newmill of Inshewan; Tex. 204.4p Croft of Cultalonie; Chev. 202.4p Newton; Tex. 200p Largie.

Leading Prices per head –

Suff. £101 Newton; Belt. £100 Newmill of Inshewan; Tex. £99 Croft of Cultalonie; B.F. £94 Glenfernate.

Ewes (122)

Tex. £120 Balgay, £115 East Ingliston; Tex. £101 Newton of Guthrie; Cont. £98 Newmill of Inshewan; Char. £92 Maryton.