Wed 16 August [Forfar Primestock Sale]

Forfar Primestock Sale

Sale Date: Wed 16 August

 

Lawrie & Symington had forward 34 Prime Cattle  and  951 Prime Sheep.

PRIME CATTLE

Bullocks (11) sold to a top of 251p per kg  for a 574 kg Limousin from Gask and purchased by the Firm of W.E. Fairlie Ltd., Letham and also to £1547.50 for a 619 kg Limousin from Nethermyres and again purchased by the firm of W.E. Fairlie Ltd.  to average 238p per kg.

Heifers (23) sold to a top of 260p per kg for a 536 kg Limousin from Nethermyres and purchased by the Firm of J.B. Penman, Crail and also to £1480.92 for a 574 kg Limousin from Nethermyres and again purchased by the Firm of J.B. Penman to average 239p per kg.

Leading Prices per kg –

Bullocks –

 Lim. 250p, 246p & 245p Nethermyres; 244p South Ballo & Mill of Inverarity; Sim. X  231p Pityot; Short. 226p Pityot; Here.x 216p Chapel of Barras.

Heifers –

Lim. 258p & 247p  Nethermyres, 246p West Bog, 245p South Ballo & Mill of Inverarity, 244p Gask & South Ballo, 243p Craignathro, 242p Craignathro; BRB 242p Kinclaven, 240p Craignathro & Kinclaven, 239p Pityot.

Leading Prices per head –

Bullocks –

Lim. £1530.12 & £1482.25  Nethermyres, £1451.80 South Ballo; Sim. X £1466.85 Pityot; Short. £1161.64 Pityot; Here.x £1157.76 Chapel of Barras.

Heifers –

BRB £1449.58  Kinclaven, £1420.80 Craignathro; Lim. £1421.88 West Bog, £1413.65 Mill of Inverarity.

PRIME LAMBS

Prime Lambs (768) sold to 221.2p per kilo for Texels from Shandford and to £110 per head for Texels from Wellbank Mains to average 192p per kilo.

Leading Prices per kilo –

Tex. 220p & 217.9p Fallaw; Tex.x 213.3p Mill of Murroes; Belt. 209.2p Mill of Inverarity; X Belt. 206.5p Newton of Inshewan.

Leading Prices per head –

Tex. £106.50 (twice) Fallaw; Suff. £100 Clochie; Belt. £100 Newton of Inshewan; Suff. x £99 Balcalk.

Ewes (183)

Tex. £114 Westhall; Tex.x £106 Scobshaugh; Cont. £91 West Pitcorthie; Suff. £90 Upper Tulloes; Cross £75 Dustydrum.