Wed 7 October [FORFAR PRIMESTOCK REPORT]

FORFAR PRIMESTOCK REPORT

Sale Date: Wed 7 October

 

Lawrie & Symington had forward 26 Prime Cattle and  904 Prime Lambs, Ewes and Rams.

PRIME CATTLE

Bullocks (8) sold to 260p and £1622.40 for a 624kg Limousin from Messrs A.A. & J. Brand, Nethermyres selling to Flemings of Arbroath to average 246.5p.

Heifers (18) sold to 274p for a 533kg BRB from Messrs A.A. & J. Brand, Nethermyres to J.B Penman, Crail and to £1542.20 for a 612kg Limousin from J.T. Wainwright & Sons, Todhall to average 241.3p.

Leading prices per kg. –

Bullocks –

Lim. 256p Nethermyres & Woodhead of Mailer; Lim. x 246p Woodhead of Mailer; Cont. 244p Nethermyres; Cont. x 240p Todhall.

Heifers –

Lim. 266p & 262p West Bog; BRB 260p Todhall; Lim. x  252p Todhall; Cont. 248p & 246p Nethermyres; Cont.x 240p West Bog.

Leading prices per head –

Bullocks -

Lim. £1587.20 Nethermyres; Lim.x  £1571.94 Woodhead of Mailer; Cont. £1498.16 Nethermyres; Cont.x £1482.24 Woodhead of Mailer.

Heifers –

Lim. £1508.92 Gask; BRB £1469 Todhall; Lim.x £1500 & £1497.58 West Bog; Cont. £1437.36 & £1378.62 Fawsyde; Cont. £1371.16 & £1321.08 Craignathro; BBx £1460.42 Nethermyres.

PRIME SHEEP

Prime Lambs (789) sold to 169.6p and £86.50 for 51kg Suffolk Cross from Messrs D. Stewart & Son, Mains of Dalrulzion selling to Ceres Butchers Ltd. to ave. 143p.

SQQ’s 148.4p

Leading Prices per kilo –

Belt. 166.3p Mains of Dalrulzion; Belt.x 165.9p Redford Smithy; Cont. 165p Mains of Dalrulzion; Cont. 164.8p Shandford; Tex. 163.7p Mains of Dalrulzion; Tex.x 160.2p Mains of Dalrulzion; Suff. 147.9p Shandford; Suff.x 144.1p Westerton; Down 143.9p Lednathie Est. Ltd.

Leading Prices per head –

Belt. £84 Mains of Dalrulzion; Cont. £83.50 Mains of Dalrulzion; Cont. £82.50 Mains of Dalrulzion; Belt.x £75 Shandford; Tex. £75 Loyal & Mains of Dalrulzion; Belt. X £75 Shandford; Suff. £73 Shandford; Tex.x £72 Loyal, Mains of Dalrulzion & Shandford;  Suff.x £71 Shandford & Clochie; Down £68 Shandford.

Cast Ewes & Rams (115)

Ewes –

Tex. £77 Millhorn; Tex.x £76 Meikle Tullo; Cont. £74 Meikle Tullo; Chev. £70 Denbrae; Cross £64 Denbrae; B.F. £52 Viola Cottage.

Rams –

Blue Tex. £99 Nether Pratis