Wed 13 December [Forfar Primestock Sale]

Forfar Primestock Sale

Sale Date: Wed 13 December

 

Lawrie & Symington had forward 17 Prime Cattle, 8 OTM’s and also 1224  Prime Sheep

PRIME CATTLE

Bullocks (8) sold to a top of 256p per kilo for a 579 kilo BRB from Nethermyres and purchased by Falconer Family Butchers, Arbroath and also to £1547.91 for a 637 kilo Limousin from Nethermyres and purchased by J. Chapman (Butchers) Ltd., Wishaw to average 233p per kilo.

Heifers (9) sold to a top of 258p per kilo for a 519 kilo Limousin from Nethermyres and purchased by Ceres Butchers Ltd, Ceres and also to £1460 for a 584 kilo Limousin from West Bog and purchased by Scott Bros., Dundee to average 244p per kilo.

Leading Prices per kilo –

Bullocks –

Lim. 252p, 243p, 241p & 240p Nethermyres; Char. x 215p Muirton of Ballochy; Sim. x 211p Muirton of Ballochy.

Heifers –

Lim. 256p Nethermyres, 250p West Bog; Char. x 249p South Ballo.

Leading Prices per head –

Bullocks –

Lim. £1547.22, £1519.20 &  £1474.20 Nethermyres; Char. x £1406.10 Muirton of Ballochy; Sim. x £1401.04 Muirton of Ballochy.

Heifers –

Char. x £1429.26 South Ballo; Lim. £1425.62 South Ballo, £1420.80 Craignathro.

COWS (8)

Sim. x £920 (130p)  Afflochie; Linc. Red £900 (116p) St. Fort;  Lim. £890  (127p) Scobshaugh.

PRIME SHEEP

Prime Lambs (1002) sold to 222.7p per kilo for Beltex from Mains of Dalrulzion and to £100 (twice) per head also from Mains of Dalrulzion to average 174.6p per kilo.

Leading Prices per kilo –

Beltex 219.8p & 219.5p Mains of Dalrulzion; Belt.x 211.4p Balbrydie; Texel 200p (twice) Shandford.

Leading Prices per head –

Beltex £100 (twice) Mains of Dalrulzion; Beltex x £97 Er. Balgillo; X Belt. £93 Balbrydie; Texel £91 Shandford.

EWES (222)

Suffolk £110.50 Southtown; X Suff. £94.50 Walnut Grove; Texel £90.50 Southtown; Beltex £89.50 (twice) Newbarns; Tex.x £87.50 Whitehills; X £75.50 Uras.