Wed 11 October [Forfar Primestock Sale]

Forfar Primestock Sale

Sale Date: Wed 11 October


Lawrie & Symington had forward 21  Prime Cattle, 1 OTM and 1054 Prime Sheep.


Bullocks (8) sold to a top of 254p per kilo for a 578 Kilo Limousin from Mill of Inverarity and purchased by the Firm of W.E. Fairlie, Letham and also to £1601.07 for a 643 kilo Limousin from Nethermyres and again purchased by the Firm of W.E. Fairlie to average 244p per kilo.

Heifers (13) sold to a top of 256p per kilo for a 539 kilo Limousin from Nethermyres and purchased by the Firm of J.B. Penman, Crail and also to £1473.54 for a 599 kilo Limousin from West Bog and purchased by Scott Bros., Dundee to average 238p per kilo.

Leading Prices per kilo –

Bullocks –

Lim. 249p Nethermyres, 246p,  244p & 242p Woodhead of Mailer, 241p Nethermyres.

Heifers –

Lim. 254p Nethermyres, 246p West Bog & Mill of Inverarity, 238p West Bog, Nethermyres & Pityot.; BRB 229p Pityot; Char. x 229p Pityot.

Leading Prices per head –

Bullocks –

Lim. £1573.73, £1562.40 & £1530.35 Nethermyres, £1468.12 Mill of Inverarity.

Heifers –

Lim. £1466.08 West Bog, £1419.42 Mill of Inverarity; BRB £1403.77 Pityot; Char. x £1305.30 Pityot.

Cow (1)

Lim. £610 (110p) Afflochie.


Prime Lambs (799) sold to 209p per kilo for Beltex from Clochie and to £100 per head for Texels from Mains of Dalrulzion to average 163.4p per kilo (-1.6p).

Leading Prices per kilo –

Tex. 204.3p & 202.1p Mains of Dalrulzion; Belt. 202.2p & 200p Clochie; X Belt. 193.9p Shandford; X Tex. 190.5p Newton of Inshewan.

Leading Prices per head –

Tex. £96 (twice) Mains of Dalrulzion; Belt. £95 Shandford; Tex.x £91 Finegand; Suff. £90 Southtown.

Ewes (255)

Belt. £106 Mains of Dalrulzion; Tex. £80 Nether Middleton; Tex.x £80 Shandford; X £67 Shandford.