Wed 28 June [Forfar Primestock Sale]

Forfar Primestock Sale

Sale Date: Wed 28 June

Lawrie & Symington had forward 23 Prime Cattle and 382 Prime Sheep.


Bullocks (6) sold to a top of 238p (twice) firstly for a 589 kg Limousin from Nethermyres and purchased by the Firm of W.E. Fairlie, Letham and secondly for a 581 kg Limousin also from Nethermyres and purchased by J.Chapman, Butchers, Wishaw to average 231p per kg.

Heifers (17) sold to 255p per kg for a Limousin from Nethermyres and purchased by J.B. Penman, Crail and also £1514.20 for a 670kg Limousin from West Bog and purchased by H. Black & Sons, Bathgate to average 235p per kg.


Leading Prices per kg –

Bullocks –

Lim. 234p (twice) Gask, 232p Riggs.

Heifers –

Lim. 250p West Bog, 242p South Ballo & West Bog, 240p South Ballo, 238p Nethermyres & Riggs.


Leading Prices per head -

Bullocks –

Lim. £1387.62 Gask, £1382.78 Nethermyres, £1345.50 Gask.

Heifers –

Lim. £1425.44 South Ballo, £1422.50 & £1413.28 West Bog, £1394.68 & £1385.04 Riggs.



Lambs (327) sold to a top of 247.7p and 244.7p per kilo for 44kg and 42.5kg from West Picorthie and to £112.50 from Blinkbonny to average 220.5p per kilo (-8.1p per kilo on the week)

Leading Prices per kg –

Grange of Airlie (Tex) 242.1p

Newton of Guthrie (Tex X) 237.8p

Mains of Creuchies (Cont) 236.0p

Over Baldinnie (Cont X) 234.4p

Leading Prices per head -

Kirkton of Lundie (Tex) £111.50

Broadshade (Tex X) £109.50

West Pitcortie (Cont) £109.00

Grange of Airlie (Cont X) £106.50

Ewes (55)-

Blinkbonny & Broadshade (Tex) £93.50

Upper Star (Suf) £93.50

Over Baldinnie (Tex X) £91.00

Braodshade (Suf X) £88.50