Wed 22 July [FORFAR PRIMESTOCK SALE]

FORFAR PRIMESTOCK SALE

Sale Date: Wed 22 July

 

Lawrie & Symington had forward  23 Prime Cattle, 1  Cow and 416  Prime Lambs and 40 Ewes and Hoggs.

PRIME CATTLE

Bullocks (8) Averaged 242.6p and sold to 256p per kilo for a 590 kilo Limousin from Nether Myres to Scott Bros., Dundee and to £1602 for a 646 kilo Limousin from Nether Myres bought by J. Chapman, Wishaw.

Heifers (15) Averaged 241p and  sold to 275p per kilo for a 614 kilo Limousin from West Bog to James Ewart, Monifieth and to £1688 for the same animal.

Leading Prices per kilo –

Bullocks –

Lim. 248p Nether Myres; Lim.x 246p South Ballo; Cont. x 240p Craignathro.

Heifers –

Lim. 270p Nether Myres; Lim. x 250p West Bog; Cont. x 248p Newton of Guthrie.

Leading Prices per head –

Bullocks –

Lim. £1510 Nether Myres; Lim.x £1404 South Ballo; Cont. x £1394 Craignathro.

Heifers –

Lim. £1590 Nether Myres; Lim. x £1472 West Bog; Cont. x £1464 Pityot

Cows

A.A. £860 Dunlappie.

PRIME SHEEP

Prime Lambs ave. 146.6p and SQQ’s ave 150.8p to a top of 167.4p per kg for  Texels from Craig Moore, Mains of Balhall and to £78 for a Texel from Inverdovat Farms.

Leading Prices per head –

Tex. £77.50 Halhill (Collessie), £77 Easter Cash; Belt. £76 Witton Farms, £73 Shandford; Cont. £74 Skillmafilly (Auchnagatt), £72 Goddens; Suff. £70 Southtown of Melgund, £69 Shandford, £66 Clochie.

Leading Prices per kilo –

Belt. 167.4p Goddens, 157p Shandford; Tex. 167.4p Easter Cash, 159.8p Halhill (Collessie); Cont. 157.3p Milton, 156.8p Skillmafilly; Suff. 152.4p Clochie, 148.2p Mains of Balhall.

Cast Ewes and Rams (40)

Suff. £78 Southtown of Melgund, £72 Witton; Tex. £66 Halhill (Collessie), £60 Easter Cash; B.F. £48 & £41.50 East Cairnbeg.