Wed 6 May [FORFAR PRIMESTOCK SALE]

FORFAR PRIMESTOCK SALE

Sale Date: Wed 6 May

Lawrie & Symington had forward  27 Prime Cattle and 181 Prime Sheep.

 

PRIME CATTLE

Bullocks (13) sold to 234p (twice) for a 612kg BRB from Messrs D. Lumgair & Sons, Gask and to 670kg BRB from J.T. Wainwright & Sons, Todhall and to £1567.80 from Todhall to average 216.7p.

Heifers (14) sold to 254p for a 551kg Limousin from Messrs A.A. & J. Brand, Nether Myres and to £1408.80 for a 587kg Limousin from J.A. Peters & Son, West Bog to average 218.8p.

Leading Prices per kilo –

BULLOCKS –

Lim. 226p Nether Myres; Lim.x 216p Todhall; Cont. 214p Mill of Inverarity; BRB 201p Todhall; Char.x 200p Craigend.

HEIFERS –

Lim. 240p West Bog; Lim.x 230p Nether Myres; Cont. 228p Gask.

Leading Prices per head –

BULLOCKS –

Lim. £1516.32 Todhall; Lim.x £1487.08 Nether Myres; Cont. £1416.96 Nether Myres; BRB £1432.08 Gask; Char.x £1204 Craigend.

HEIFERS –

Lim. £1399.92 Gask; Lim.x £1399.54 Nether Myres; Cont. £1398.94 Nether Myres.

PRIME SHEEP

Prime Lambs (40) sold to 220.4p for 49kg Texels from T. & A. Greenhill, Upper Tulloes and to £110 for 50.5kg Texels also from Upper Tulloes to average 203.5p. (-6p on the week)

Leading Prices per kilo –

Tex. 217.8p Upper Tulloes; Suff. 217.8p Cluseburn; Suff. X 211.9p Crudie Acres; Down 209.3p Cluseburn; Tex.x 205.1p Cluseburn; Cont. 202.4p Cluseburn.

Leading Prices per head –

Tex. £108 Upper Tulloes; Suff. £98 Cluseburn; Tex.x £96 Upper Tulloes; Cont. £95 Upper Tulloes; Suff.x £95 Crudie Acres and Wester Oathlaw; Down £90 Wester Oathlaw and Cluseburn.

 

Prime Hoggets (194) sold to 214.6p for 41kg Beltex’s from The Firm of D.R. McIntyre, Kinrive and to £96.50 for 51.5kg Suffolks from Witton Farms to average 180p (plus 16.1p on the week).

SQQ Hoggets ave. 188.6p.

Leading Prices per kilo –

Belt. 214.6p Kinrive; Tex. 211.8p Gibsonhall Farm; Tex.x 209.5p Gibsonhall Farm; Cont. 207.2p Kinrive; Suff. 187.4p Witton Farms; Suff.x 182.8p Witton Farms; Down 180.9p Drumyellow; Chev. 180.7p Kinrive; B.F. 180p Auchronie.

Leading Prices per head –

Suff. £96.50 Witton Farms; Chev. £92.50 Auchronie; Tex. £90 Gibsonhall Farm; Belt. £90 Kinrive; B.F. £87 Nether Drumheads; Suff. X £86.50 Drumyellow; Down £86 Witton Farms; Cont. £80 Muirhouses and Croft of Cultalonie.

Cast Ewes & Rams (47)

Leading Prices per head –

Ewes –

Suff. £120 Gilston; Belt. £112 Over Finlarg; BFL £96 Easter Dounie; Suff. £96 Gilston; Tex. £90 Shandford and Gilston; Suff.x £88 Upper Tulloes; Down £82 Cluseburn; Cross £76 Leoch Farms.

Rams –

Tex. £106 Hole O’Clean