Tue 10 March [FORFAR STORE & BREEDING...]

FORFAR STORE & BREEDING SALE REPORT

Sale Date: Tue 10 March

 

Lawrie and Symington, Forfar had forward  286 Store Cattle, 20  Breeding Cattle and 314 Store and Breeding Sheep at our fortnightly sale.  

STORE CATTLE

BULLOCKS – (161) Sold to  285p for 300 kg Charolais from Mr. A. Lyle, Scart Farm and to £1320 for 620kg Limousins from the Firm of B.M. Murdie, Baggerton to average 224.6p.

HEIFERS – (125) Sold to 257.8p for 225kg Limousins from Messrs J.J. & I. Murdoch, Droystone and to £1300 for 710kg Simmentals from Messrs E.W. Jolly, West Mains of Turin to average 223.4p.

Leading Prices per Kilo –

Bullocks –

Lim. 281.3p Third Part, 279.5p Sketewan, 257.8p Meikle Coul Farms; Char. 279.2p Scart Farm, 268.2p Mains of Pitcur, 228.9p West Denside; Simm. 277.6p Tillyrie, 269.4p Tillyrie, 248.2p Dower Cott; B.B. 260.3p Meikle Coul Farm, 198p Herdhillmuir.

Heifers –

Lim. 239.7p The Meadows, 234.3p Third Part, 234.2p Ben Lawers; Char. 257.1p The Scart, 242.6p The Scart, 220.7p Mains of Pitcur; Simm. 255.6p Tillyrie, 234.7p Tillyrie, 216.2p Denbrae.

Leading Prices per head –

Bullocks –

Lim. £1310 Baggerton, £1300 Baggerton, £1200 Sketewan & Fornought; Char. £1280  West Denside, £1190 West Denside, £1180 Mains of Pitcur; Simm. £1240 Chamberlainknowe, £1090 Fornought & Chamberlainknowe, £1060 Little Ballo; B.B. £1000 Herdhillmuir, £950 Meikle Coul Farm.

Heifers –

Lim. £1080 Herdhillmuir, £1070 Denbrae, £1040 Barnhill; Char. £960 Mains of Pitcur, £740 The Scart, £630 The Scart; Simm. £1280 West Mains of Turin, £1230 West Mains of Turin, £1070 Denbrae.

 

NATIVE BREEDS

Leading Prices per kilo -

BULLOCKS –

Short. 244.4p Dalziel, 240p West Bank, 235.4p Dalziel; A.A. 256.4p The Scart, 244.9p The Scart, 244p Wairds; Luing 228.6p Tillyrie, 225p Tillyrie, 210.9p Mains of Pitcur; Highland 207.8p Hunthill Est., 189.9p Hunthill Est.

HEIFERS –

Short. 227p Daziel, 222.9p West Bank, 204.9p West Bank; A.A. 240p The Scart, 230.7p Wairds, 214.4p Barnhill; Luing 234.7p Tillyrie.

Leading Prices per Head –

Short. £1160 West Bank, £1150 Nether Drumheads, £1140 Nether Drumheads; A.A. £1280 Barnhill, £1160 Easter Cammock, £1130 Easter Cammock; Luing £990 Tillyrie, £970 Mains of Pitcur, £880 Tillyrie; Highland £800 Hunthill Ests, £655 Hunthill Ests.

Short. £860 West Bank, £840 Dalziel, £830 West Bank; A.A. £1130 Denbrae & Barnhill, £1040 Barnhill, £940 Wairds; Luing £880 Tillyrie.

BREEDING CATTLE

A.A. Bull  £2000 St. Fort Home Farm.

Charolais Heifer and Lim. Steer Calf at foot £2100 and £2000 Craigend.

A.A. Cow and A.A. Steer Calf at foot £1120 and £1080 Dunlappie Farm.

STORE & BREEDING SHEEP (314)

Tex. Gimmers (scanned twins) £104 ; Cross Gimmers (scanned twins) £124; Tex. Ewes (1 & 2 Crop)(scanned twins) £128;  Cross Ewes (1 & 2 Crop)(scanned twins) £130; Cross Ewes (3 & 4 crop)(scanned twins) £108; Tex. Ewes (1 & 2 crop)(scanned triplets) £120; Cross Ewes (1 & 2 crop)(scanned triplets) £101; Cross Ewes  (3 & 4 crop)(scanned triplets) £90; Tex. Ewes (1 & 2 crop)(scanned quads) £102 all from Messrs J. & M. Cameron, Lathones Farm.

B.F. Hoggets £47.50 Kinrossie.

Tex. Feeding Ewes £49 Cairncross; B.F. Feeding Ewes £36 Cairncross.