Wed 20 June [Forfar Primestock Sale]

Forfar Primestock Sale

Sale Date: Wed 20 June

 

Lawrie & Symington, Forfar had forward  36  Prime Cattle and 9  OTM also 380   Prime Sheep. 

 

PRIME CATTLE

Bullocks (14) Sold to a top of 2.64p per kilo for a 596 kilo Limousin from Nethermyres and purchased by the Firm of W.E. Fairlie Ltd., Letham and to £1611.38 for a 713 kilo Limousin from Craignathro and also purchased by the Firm of W.E. Fairlie Ltd., Letham to average 2.41p per kg

Heifers   (22) Sold to a top of 2.64p per kilo twice, once for a 536 kilo Limousin from Nethermyres  and purchased by the Firm of W.E. Fairlie Ltd., Letham and  secondly  for a 553 kilo Limousin also from Nethermyres and purchased by the Firm of W.F. Stark, Buckhaven to average2.44p per kg.

Leading Prices per kg. –

Bullocks –

Lim. 2.58p & 2.57p Gask, 2.54p Nethermyres, 2.45p The Riggs, 2.43p Nethermyres, 2.42p The Riggs.

Heifers –

Lim. 2.62p Nethermyres, 2.61p Craignathro, 2.58p Mill of Inverarity; Sim. 2.56p Mill of Inverarity; BRB 2.51p Pityot.

Leading Prices per head –

Bullocks –

Lim. £1574.38 Craignathro, £1573.44 Nethermyres, £1560.90 Gask, £1545.48 Nethermyres.

Heifers –

Lim. £1581.54 Mill of Inverarity, £1507.92 Chapel of Barras; Sim. x £1518.08 Mill of Inverarity;  BRB £1508.51 Pityot.

COWS (9)

BRB £1340 (1.48p) Scronley; Lim. £1255 (1.53p) & £1230 (1.50p) Downiebank; Sim. x £1060 1.54p) Woodhill; Here. X £900 (1.26p) Cortachy H.F.

PRIME SHEEP

PRIME LAMBS (223 ) Sold to 297.7p per kilo for Texels from Horn and to £129 per head from Gallaton, Stonehaven to average 234.2p (-19.7p)

 

 

Leading Prices per kilo –

Tex. 277.8p Over Baldinnie; Tex.x 270.7p Shandford; Belt. 265.2p Witton; Cont. 263.6p Templeton.

Leading Prices per head –

Tex. £128 Horn; Tex.x £125 Gallaton & Over Baldinnie; Cont. £124 Grange of Conon; x Tex £120 West Pitcorthie.

EWES (157)

Tex. £125 & £120 Fallaw; Suff. £120 Fallaw; Suff. x £112 Horn; Tex.x £106 Fallaw