Wed 14 June [FORFAR PRIMESTOCK REPORT]

FORFAR PRIMESTOCK REPORT

Sale Date: Wed 14 June

 

Lawrie & Symington, Forfar had forward 31  Prime Cattle and 540 Prime Sheep.

PRIME CATTLE

Bullocks (9) sold to a top of 244p per kg for a BRB from Nethermyres and purchased by Fleming Butchers, Arbroath and also to £1495.56 for a Limousin from Gask and purchased by J. Chapman, Butchers, Wishaw to average 225p.

Heifers (22) sold to a top of 246p per kg twice, firstly for a  Limousin from West Bog and purchased by the Firm of J.B. Penman, Butchers, Crail and also from Nethermyres and also purchased by J.B. Penman, and  £1463.70 for the same animal to average 229p per kg.

Leading Prices per kg. –

Bullocks –

Lim. -  242p Gask, 241p Nethermyres, 236p Nethermyres, 234p Craignathro.; High. x 206p Pitgarvie.

Heifers –

Lim. 245p Leyshade, 242p Leyshade, 240p Nethermyres; BDa. 228p Chapel of Barras.

Leading Prices per head –

Bullocks –

Lim. £1450.82, £1401.84 & £1337.12 Nethermyres, £1296.36 Craignathro.

Heifers –

Lim. £1401.40 Leyshade, £1397.38 West Bog, £1388.68 Craignathro, £1385.38 Riggs; Char. £1257 Chapel of Barras.

PRIME SHEEP

Prime Lambs (315) sold to 259.3p per kilo for 45.5 Kilo Texels from Tullywhanland and £125 per head for 50 kg Beltex from Scobshaugh to averae 232.5p per kg.

Leading Prices per Head –

Belt. £124 Scobshaugh; Tex. £124 Broadshade; Tex.x £119 Newton of Guthrie; Belt.x £119 Clochie.

Leading Prices per kg –

Belt. 259.1p Scobshaugh; Tex. 259.1p Tullywhanland; Tex.x 257.5p Wardmill; X. Tex 254.6p Nether Logie.

Prime Hoggs (100) sold to a top of 166.7p per kg for 42kg Tex. from Newmill of Inshewan and £89 for 55 kg Texels from Drumyellow.

Leading Prices per head –

Tex. £85 Bruxiehill; Tex.x £83 Simpson Court; Cont. £81 Croft of Cultalonie; B.F. £80 Lednathie.

Cast Ewes & Rams (125)

Tex. £105 Westhall, £103 Wardmill; Cont. £94 Southtown; Cross £85 North Mains of Baldovan; H.B. £80 Dustydrum.