Wed 17 June [FORFAR PRIMESTOCK SALE]

FORFAR PRIMESTOCK SALE

Sale Date: Wed 17 June

 

Lawrie & Symington had forward 22 Prime Cattle and  3 Cast Cows and 437 Prime Sheep.

PRIME CATTLE

Bullocks (7) sold to 238p for a 618kg Limousin from Messrs A.A. & J. Brand, Nethermyres and to £1548.80 for a 704kg Limousin from J.M. Watson, Pityot.

Heifers (15) sold to 274p for a 516kg Limousin from Craignathro Farms Ltd. And to £1605.24 for a 637kg Charolais from Messrs D. Lumgair & Sons, Ltd.

Leading Prices per kilo –

BULLOCKS –

Lim. 234p Gask; Lim. X 230p Nether Myres; Cont. 220p Pityot; BRB 216p Riggs.

HEIFERS –

Lim. 264p Nether Myres; Lim.x 258p West Bog; Char. 252p Gask; Cont. 246p Pityot; BA 242p Craignathro.

Leading Prices per head –

BULLOCKS –

Lim. £1515.70 Nether Myres; Lim.x £1481.22 Gask; Cont. £1470.84 Nether Myres; BRB £1313.28 Riggs.

HEIFERS –

Lim. £1547.04 Nether Myres; Lim.x £1527.36; Char. £1432.20 Pityot; Cont. £1502.82 Craignathro; BA £1432.64 Craignathro.

CAST COWS (3)

A.A. £730 Ferniebrae; B.B. £700 Gibsonhall Farm

PRIME SHEEP

Prime Lambs (291) sold to 219.8p and £100 for 45.5kg Beltex’s from Rory Stoddart, Mill of Inverarity.

SQQ’S (121) ave. 191.4p

Leading Prices per kilo –

Belt. 213.2p Mill of Inverarity; Tex. 202.3p Upper Tulloes; Char. 198.9p Roundhillock; Belt. 197.7p Easter Cash; Tex.x 197.5p Mains of Creuchies and Wellbank; Cont. 195.5p Mill of Inverarity; Char.x 192.8p Maryton.

Leading Prices per head –

Belt. £100 & £97 Mill of Inverarity; Cont. £98 Over Baldinnie; Tex. £96 Wardmill;  Tex.x £95 Roundhillock; Belt. £91 Broadshade; Char. £89.50 Roundhillock; Char.x £88 Maryton.

Cast Ewes & Rams (110)

Suff. £100 Archgrove; Suff.x £95 Easter Cash; Tex. £94 Deuchar; Down £94 Witton Farms; Tex.x £90 Deuchar, Roundhillock, Wellbank and Southtown of Melgund; Cross £78 Wellbank; BF. £52 Roundhillock.

Rams

Belt. £108 Newbarns