Wed 21 June [FORFAR PRIMESTOCK REPORT]

FORFAR PRIMESTOCK REPORT

Sale Date: Wed 21 June

 

Lawrie & Symington, Forfar had forward 32 Prime Cattle and OTM’s and  405 Prime Sheep.

PRIME CATTLE

Bullocks (5)  sold to a top of 247p for a 614 kg Limousin from Nethermyres and purchased by Falconer Family Butchers, Arbroath and also to £1540.77 for a 667 kg Limousin from the Riggs and purchased by the Firm of W. E. Fairlie, Letham to average 232p.

Heifers (23) sold to a top of 258p for a 537 kg  Limousin from Nethermyres and purchased by Firm of J.B. Penman, Crail and also to £1524.60 for a Limousin from West Bog and purchased by James Ewart Ltd., Monifieth to average 234p.

Leading Prices per kg. –

Bullocks –

Lim. 239p Nethermyres, 231p Riggs, 224p Chapel of Barras.

Heifers –

Lim. 254p Nethermyres, 249p West Bog, 244p South Ballo, 242p West Bog & Leyshade; Char. 228p Chapel of Barras; Sim. x 228p Pityot.

Leading Prices per head –

Bullocks –

Lim. £1516.58 & £1424.44  Nethermyres, £1392.30 Riggs, £1263.36 Chapel of Barras.

Heifers –

Lim. £1444.20 West Bog, £1416 South Ballo, £1414.21 Riggs, £1405.41 South Ballo; Sim. £1242.32 Pityot.

Cow (4)

Lim. £1570 (168p) Tullywhanland; High. £820 (114p) Blibberhill.

PRIME SHEEP

Prime Lambs (341) sold to a top of 278.1p per kg for 41kg Texels from Wardmill and £124 for 45 kg Texels from West Pitcorthie to average 228.6p per kg.

Leading Prices per kg. –

Tex. 275.6p West Pitcorthie; Belt. 273.6p Mill of Inverarity; Tex.x 255.6p Templeton; Cont. 254.4p Over Baldinnie.

Leading Prices per head –

Belt. £119 Mill of Inverarity; Tex. £118 Broadshade; X Tex. £117 Over Baldinnie; Suff. x £116 Baldovie.

Cast Ewes and Rams (64)

Suff. £114 & £105 Drimmie; Tex. £81 Shandford; Tex.x £80 Eight Acres; Cross £79 Over Finlarg and Ardmhor.