Wed 13 May [FORFAR PRIMESTOCK SALE]

FORFAR PRIMESTOCK SALE

Sale Date: Wed 13 May

 

Lawrie & Symington had forward  19 Prime Cattle and 479 Prime Sheep.

PRIME CATTLE

Bullocks (8) sold to 262p per kilo for a 569kg Limousin from D. Lumgair, Gask to J. Ewart, Monifieth and to £1540 from Craignathro to average 235p per kg.

Heifers (8) sold to 266p per kilo for a 574 Limousin from J. A. Peters & Son, West Bog bought by J.B. Penman, Crail and to £1570 from Gask to average 242.7p per kg.

Leading Prices per kg –

Bullocks –

Lim. 240p Craignathro and Newton of Guthrie; Lim.x 238p Nether Myres; Cont. x 228p Nether Myres.

Heifers –

Lim. 258p Nether Myres; Lim.x 250p West Bog; Cont. x 244p Craignathro.

Leading Prices per head –

Bullocks –

Lim. £1527 Nether Myres; Lim.x £1490 Gask; Pax. £1435 Todhall.

Heifers –

Lim. £1526 West Bog; Lim.x £1475 Nether Myres; Bax. £1313 Todhall.

Cows (3)

A.A. £990 (twice) St. Fort; Short. £710 Glensaugh

PRIME SHEEP

Prime Lambs (87) sold to 239.2p per kg for 48.5kgs or £116 for Suffolks from Southtown of Melgund and to average 204.6p per kg.

SQQ’s 209.1p

Leading Prices per kg –

Tex. 226.2p Newton of Guthrie; Suff. 214.3p Southtown of Melgund; Tex.x 213.3p Foodie; Suff.x 212.2p Crudie Acres; Cont. 208.8p Southfield.

Leading Prices per head –

Char. £110 Maryton; Suff. £105 & £103 Southtown of Melgund; Tex. £102 Upper Tulloes; Tex.x £100 Foodie; Cont. £95 Southfield.

Prime Hoggets (288) sold to 200p per kg for 42kg Beltex from the Firm of D.R. McIntyre, Kinrive and to £90  for Beltex from A.D. Beaton, Newmill of Inshewan to average 163.2p per kg. with an average weight of 47.2kg.

SQQ’S 186p per kg.

Leading Prices per kg.  –

Beltex 200p Kinrive; Chev. 197.5p Kinrive; Tex. 190p Newmill of Inshewan; Tex.x 187.8p East Ballochy; Suff. 162p Balchrystie; B.F. 161p Newmill of Inshewan.

Leading Prices per head –

Tex. £88.50 & £87 Crossgates; Suff. £86.50 Hatton of Cargill; Tex.x £85 Newbigging of Ceres; Cont. £83.50 Balchrystie.

Ewes & Rams (104)

Ewes -

Tex. £114 Foodie; Suff. £100 Redford Smithy, £92 Drumyellow; Mule £88 Kirkton of Lundie; B.F. £86 Downfield; Tex.x £90 Clatto; Cont. £83 Cairnton.

Rams –

Chev. £124 Scryne; Tex. £116 Foodie; Belt. £94 Foodie.