Wed 1 July [Forfar Primestock Sale]

Forfar Primestock Sale

Sale Date: Wed 1 July

Lawrie & Symington, Forfar had forward 20 Prime Cattle, 2 Cast Cows and 297 Prime Sheep.

PRIME CATTLE

BULLOCKS (5) Sold to 248p/kg and £1517 for a 612kg from Nether Myres bought by W.E Fairlie, Letham to average 239.8p/kg

HEIFERS (15) Sold to 264p/kg and £1523 for a 577kg from West Bog bought by J.B Penman, Crail to average 235.7p/kg

COWS (2) Sold to £650 from Tomlea

Leading Prices per kilo –

BULLOCKS -

Lim X Nether Myres 242p, Lim X Riggs 235p, Con X Craignathro 234p

HEIFERS –

Lim X Nether Myres 260p, Lim X Craignathro 242p, Con X Mill of Inverarity 240p

PRIME SHEEP

Prime Lambs (247) sold to 174.7p/kg or £83 for a 47.5kg Texel from Over Baldinnie to average 150.2p

Leading Prices per kilo –

Bel. 1.71 Mill of Inverarity, Suff. 1.66 Broadshade, Tex. 1.60 Milton, Cont. 1.59 Easter Cash

Leading Prices per head –

Tex. £83 Over Baldinnie, Tex £82 Foodie, Cont. £80.50 Nether Pratis, Suff. £77 Broadshade, Bel. £75.50 Mill of Inverarity

Cast Ewes & Rams (50)

Leading Prices per head –

Ewes – Tex. £92 Nether Pratis, Tex. £90 Balbinny, Suff. £90 Foodie, Cont £90 Foodie, X £68 Denbrae

Tups – Suff. £82 Tillygloom