Wed 3 January [Forfar Primestock Sale]

Forfar Primestock Sale

Sale Date: Wed 3 January

 

Lawrie & Symington, Forfar had forward 28 Prime Cattle and 1 OTM and also  948 Prime Sheep.

PRIME CATTLE

Bullocks (9) sold to a top of 248p per kilo for a 611 kg Limousin from Nethermyres and purchased by the Firm of W.E. Fairlie Ltd., Letham and also to £1554.72 for a 632 kg  Limousin from Nethermyres and purchased by J. Chapman (Butchers) Ltd., Wishaw to average 2.26p per kilo.

Heifers (19) sold to a top of 264p per kilo for a 534 kilo Limousin from Nethermyres and purchased by the Firm of J.B. Penman, Crail and also to £1451.67 for a 583 kg Limousin from Nethermyres and purchased by Fleming Butchers, Arbroath to average 2.40p per kilo.

Leading Prices per kilo –

Bullocks –

Lim. 247p, 246p Nethermyres, 236p Gask; BRB 226p Pityot; Char. 214p & 210p Muirton of Ballochy; Simm. 209p Muirton of Ballochy.

Heifers –

Lim. 256p Mill of Inverarity, 253p Nethermyres, 251p West Bog, 249p Nethermyres, 248p Pityot;  BRB 243p South Ballo; Sa.x 239p Pityot.

Leading Prices per head –

Bullocks -

Lim. £1536.34 & £1515.28 Nethermyres;  Sim. x £1446.36 & £1436.40 Muirton of Ballochy; Char. x £1354.62 Muirton of Ballochy; BRB £1340.18 Pityot.

Heifers –

Lim. £1449.69 Nethermyres, £1425.92 Mill of Inverarity, £1419.84 Pityot; Sa. X £1381.42 Pityot; Char. x £1366.20 South Ballo, £1357.44 Pityot;  BRB £1324.72 & £1317.06 South Ballo.

Cow (1)

A.A. £710 (119p) Dunlappie.

PRIME SHEEP

Prime Hoggs (802) sold to 220.5p per kilo for Beltex from Balbrydie and to £97 per head for Beltex   from Balbrydie and Scobshaugh to average 173.4p per kilo.

Leading Prices per kilo –

Beltex 219.5p Mains of Dalrulzion; X Belt. 213.6p and 210.9p Balbrydie; Texel  207.1p Newton of Inshewan; Beltex x 204.4p Er. Balgillo.

Leading Prices per head –

Texel £95 Mains of Dalrulzion; Belt. £94 Balbrydie; Texel x £92 Craignathro; X Tex. £92 Torrax and Er. Balgillo.

Ewes (134)

Beltex £100 Er. Balgillo; Texel £100 Balbrydie; Char. £95 Govals; Suff. £94 Govals; Beltex x £92 Scobshaugh; Cross £77 Prieston.

Rams (12)

Beltex £93 Scobshaugh; Suff. £87.50 Shandford; Char. £86 Scobshaugh.