Wed 24 May [FORFAR PRIMESTOCK REPORT]

FORFAR PRIMESTOCK REPORT

Sale Date: Wed 24 May

 

Lawrie & Symington, Forfar had forward 37 Prime Cattle and OTM’s  and  388 Prime Sheep.

PRIME CATTLE

Bullocks (11) sold to 240p per kg for a 599 kg for a BRB from Nethermyres and purchased by Fleming Butchers, Arbroath and to £1497 per head for 657 kg Limousin from Craignathro and purchased by W.E. Fairlie, Letham to average 224 p per kg.

Heifers (21) sold to 260p per kg for a 553 kg Limousin from Messrs Work & Son, Mains of Dumbreck, Udny and purchased by S. Watson on behalf of a client and to £1491 per head for a 619kg Limousin from West Bog and purchased by James Ewart Ltd. to average 236p per kg.

Leading Prices per kg. –

Bullocks –

Lim. 238p Gask, 236p & 232p Nethermyres, 231p Riggs; A.A. 228p Pityot; Sim. 205p Pitgarvie.

Heifers –

Lim. 260p, 258p, 254p Mains of Dumbreck, 244p West Bog, 244p & 242p Nethermyres, 241p Gask, 236p Riggs; Char. 245p Craignathro, 238p Pityot.

Leading Prices per head –

Bullocks –

Lim. £1458 Gask, £1404 Nethermyres, £1392 Riggs; BRB £1437 Nethermyres; A.A. £1391 Pityot.

Heifers –

Lim. £1480 Mains of Dumbreck, £1478 West Bog, £1463 & £1437 Mains of Dumbreck, £1411 Craignathro, £1400 Riggs, £1395 Pityot; Char. £1358 Pityot.

Cows & Bulls (5)

Cows –

Sim. £1200 (142p) Whitehall; A.A. £1030 (132p) Dalziel; High. £690 (122p) Kinclune.

Bulls –

A.A. £1460 (106p) Dalziel, £1370 (110p) Dunlappie.

PRIME SHEEP

Prime Lambs (116) sold to 256.8p per kg from Newton of Guthrie and to £124 per head from Southtown of Melgund to average 239.1p per kg (plus 7.4p per kilo).

Leading Prices per kilo –

Suff. 255p North Mains of Baldovan; Tex. 253.5p Newton of Guthrie; Tex.x 248p Southtown of Melgund.

Leading Prices per head –

Suff. £122 Southtown of Melgund; Tex. £120 Balnagarrow; Suff. x £116 North Mains of Baldovan; Tex.x £114 Newton of Guthrie.

Prime Hoggs (236)  sold to a top of 233.3p per kg for a 40.5kg Beltex from Glenmoy and £107 for a 58kg Tex. from Newmill of Inshewan to average 186.7p per kg (plus 4.2p per kg).

Leading Prices per kg –

Belt. 223.5p Glenmoy; Tex. 216.9p Newmill of Inshewan; Tex.x 210p Croft of Cultalonie; Chev. 207.2p Glenmoy.

Leading Prices per head –

Tex. £105 Croft of Cultalonie; Suff. £100 Newmill of Inshewan; Belt. £95 Glenmoy; X Tex. £90 Alpine Cottage.

Cast Ewes & Rams (36)

Tex. £86 Dustydrum; Suff. £80 East Ingliston; Cross £76 Newton of Guthrie; Chev. £73 Croft of Cultalonie.