Wed 12 July [Forfar Primestock Sale]

Forfar Primestock Sale

Sale Date: Wed 12 July

 

Lawrie & Symington had forward 20 Prime Cattle and also 537 Prime Sheep.

PRIME CATTLE

Bullocks (8) sold to a top of 242p per kg for a 619 kg Limousin from Nethermyres and purchased by the Firm of W.E. Fairlie Ltd. and also to £1500.00 for a 625 kg also from Nethermyres and purchased by the Firm of W.E. Fairlie to average 231p per kg.

Heifers (11) sold to a top of 253p per kg for a 520 kg Limousin from Nethermyres and purchased by the Firm of J.B. Penman, Crail and also to £1382.96 for a 586 kg from Craignathro Farms and purchased by James Ewart Ltd to average 228p per kg.

Leading prices per kg. –

Bullocks –

Lim. 241p Gask, 240p (twice) Nethermyres, 235p Craignathro, 230p Riggs.

Heifers -

Lim. 249p Nethermyres, 240p Gask, 236p & 235p Craignathro, 228p Riggs.

Leading Prices per head –

Bullocks –

Lim. - £1497.98 Nethermyres, £1494.20 Gask, £1480.80 Nethermyres, £1353.60 Craignathro.

Heifers –

Lim. £1339.62 Nethermyres, £1337.15 Craignathro, £1320.76 Riggs.

Young Bull (1)

A.A. 557kg (142p) £790.94 Ethie Mains

PRIME SHEEP

Prime Lambs (432) sold to 263.2p per kilo for 43.5kg Beltex from Mill of Inverarity and to £122.50  from Newbigging of Ceres to average 212.6p per kilo.

Leading Prices per kilo –

Tex. 255.2p Newbigging of Ceres; Belt.x 251.1p Baldovie; Tex.x 250p Horn; Belt. 243.2p Mill of Inverarity.

Leading Prices per head –

Tex. £117.50 Horn; Belt. £115.50 Mill of Inverarity; Tex. X £112.50 Templeton; X Belt. £110.50 Baldovie.

Ewes & Rams (105)

Ewes –

Tex. £121.50 & £110.50 Horn; Tex. X £115 & £109.50 Shandford; Suff. £105.50 Sidlaw View; Suff. x £103.50 Hollycroft; B.F. £58.50 Afflochie.

Rams –

Tex. £100 North Mains of Dun.