Forfar Primestock Sale
Sale Date: Wed 13 September
Lawrie & Symington had forward 22 Prime Cattle, 1 OTM and 645 Prime Sheep.
Bullocks (6) sold to a top of 247p per kg for a 632kg Limousin from Nethermyres and also to £1594.95 for a 651kg Limousin also from Nethermyres to average 241p per kg.
Heifers (16) sold to a top of 254p per kg for a 537kg Limousin from Nethermyres and also to £1522.08 for a 604kg Limousin from Gask to average 234p per kg.
Leading Prices per kg –
Lim. 245p (three times) Nethermyres, 242p Gask; Sa.X 221p Pityot.
Lim. 252p Gask & Nethermyres, 244p Craignathro, 243p (twice) Craignathro, 241p Leyshade; BRB 235p Pityot; Sa.X 230p Leyshade; Char. x 220p Pityot.
Leading Prices per head –
Lim. £1572.90, £1561.04 & £1487.15 Nethermyres, £1483.46 Gask; Sa.X £1412.19 Pityot.
Char. £1447.60 Pityot; Lim. £1406.40 & £1387.20 Nethermyres, £1377.40 West Leys, £1375.92 Nethermyres; BRB £1257.25 Pityot; Sa.X £1244.30.
High. £500 Hunthill Estate.
Prime Lambs (469) sold to 200p per kilo for Beltex from Shandford and to £94.50 per head (twice) also from Shandford to average 165p per kilo (-9.6p per kilo)
Leading Prices per kilo –
Tex. 198.9p Newton of Inshewan; Beltex 196.9p (twice) Shandford; Cont. 191.3p West Pitcorthie; Cont. x 189.5p Templeton.
Leading Prices per Head –
Tex. £93 Templeton; Cont. £92 West Pitcorthie; Suff. £92 Errol Station; Tex.x £91 Townhead.
Suff. £89 Shandford; Tex. £85.50 Newton of Inshewan; Tex.x £83.50 Templeton; Cont. £80 Meikle Tullo; Suff. x £80 Witton