Wed 27 September [Forfar Primestock Sale]

Forfar Primestock Sale

Sale Date: Wed 27 September


Lawrie & Symington had forward 20 Prime Cattle, 1 OTM  and 717  Prime Sheep.


Bullocks (5) sold to a top of 254p per kilo for a 527 Kilo Limousin from Mill of Inverarity and purchased by Fleming Butchers, Arbroath and also to £1532.64 for a 618 kilo Charolais from Nethermyres to average 245p per kilo.

Heifers (15) sold to a top of 255p per kilo for a 531 kilo Limousin from Mill of Inverarity and purchased by the Firm of J.B. Penman, Crail and also to £1542.42 for a 627 kilo Limousin from West Bog and purchased by the Firm of W.F. Stark, Buckhaven to average 244p per kilo.

Leading Prices per kilo:-

Bullocks –

Char. 248p, 244p & 241p  Nethermyres, 240p South Ballo.

Heifers –

Lim. 248p Nethermyres & West Bog, 247p Nethermyres, 246p Craignathro & West Bog, 245p South Ballo, 244p Craignathro & South Ballo.

Leading Prices per head –

Bullocks –

Char. £1512.80 Nethermyres; Lim. £1464 South Ballo, £1429.13 Nethermyres.

Heifers –

Lim. £1495.72 Craignathro, £1475.60 West Bog, £1473.60 Craignathro; BRB £1326.39 Nethermyres.

Cow (1)

A.A. £900 (126p) St. Fort


Prime Lambs (581) sold to 216.1p per kilo for Beltex from Scobshaugh and to £95 per head (four times) from Scobshaugh, Mill of Inverarity, Whitemyre & Fallaw to average 160.6p per kilo (-0.6p per kilo).

Leading Prices per kilo –

Tex. 215.9p Whitemyre; Belt. 204.3p Scobshaugh & Mill of Inverarity; Tex.x 200p (twice) Whitemyre; Cont. 195.6p Clochie.

Leading Prices per head –

Tex. £94 Fallaw; Belt. £90 Mill of Inverarity; Tex.x £88.50 Beech Croft; Suff. x £88 Clochie.

Ewes (136)

Tex. £84 Newton of Inshewan; Tex.x £78 Whitemyre; Cont. £72.50 Templeton; Cont. x £71.50 Over Baldinnie