Wed 25 July [Forfar Primestock Sale]

Forfar Primestock Sale

Sale Date: Wed 25 July


Lawrie & Symington, Forfar had forward 31 Prime Cattle, 1 OTM  and   524  Prime Sheep. 


Bullocks (11) Sold to a top of 2.46p per kg and £1579.32 for a 642 kilo Limousin from Nethermyres and purchased by the Firm of W.E. Fairlie Ltd., Letham  to average 2.17p per kg.

Heifers  (20) Sold to a top of 2.56p per kg for a 531 kg Limousin from Nethermyres and purchased by the Firm of J.B. Penman, Crail and to £1460.84 for a 619 kg Limousin from West Bog and purchased by Messrs H. Black & Sons, Bathgate to average 2.28p per kg.

Leading Prices per kg. –

Bullocks –

Lim. 2.30p Nethermyres, 2.28p  & 2.26p Mill of Inverarity, 2.23p The Riggs.

Heifers –

Lim. 2.44p Todhall & West Bog, 2.42p West Bog, 2.40p Todhall, 2.39p Gask & Todhall; Char. x 2.37p Gask.

Leading Prices per head –

Bullocks –

Lim. £1536.40 Nethermyres, £1524.60 Todhall, £1462.22 Mill of Inverarity; Sim. £1328 Upper Tulloes.

Heifers –

Lim. £1450.73 Gask, £1449.36 Todhall, £1410.86 West Bog;  Char. x £1443.33 Gask.

COW (1)

Lim.  £775  Bankhead, Dunfermline.



PRIME LAMBS (431) Sold to 204.4p per kilo from Mill of Inverarity and to £94.50 per head from Archgrove to average 180.8p per kilo (-3p)

Leading Prices per kilo –

Belt. 197.8p and 197.7p Scobshaugh; x Belt. 194.3p Clochie; Texel 192.2p Ring; Tex. 189p Shandford.

Leading Prices per head –

Tex. £94 Mill of Inverarity; Tex.x £92 Over Baldinnie; Cont. £91 Templeton; Cont. x £90.50 Clatto; Belt. £90 Scobshaugh.

EWES & RAMS (93)

Tex. £93.50 Hillhead of Careston; Tex.x £90.50 Shandford; Suff. £88.50 Shandford; Suff. x £87 Upper Tulloes.