Sale Date: Tue 15 September


Lawrie & Symington, Forfar had forward 235 Store Cattle.

Also included in today’s sale was the First Show & Sale of Autumn Born Calves, it was kindly judged by Mr. Ken Robertson, Heatherstacks, here are his awards :-

The Show was sponsored by Beedie Bros. and The Bank of Scotland.

Class 1 – Single Bullock

1st – Firm of W. Mather & Son, Shandford

2nd  - M/s T.M. & R. Wilson, Wairds of Alpity

3rd – M/s W.N. Lindsay, Cairnleith

Class 2 – Single Heifer

1st – M/s R. Simpson & Son, Mains of Creuchies

2nd – M/s W.N. Lindsay, Cairnleith

3rd – M/s R. Simpson & Son, Mains of Creuchies

Class 3 – Pairs

1st – M/s W.N. Lindsay, Cairnleith

2nd – M/s R. Simpson & Son, Mains of Creuchies

3rd – M/s T.M. & R. Wilson, Wairds of Alpity

CHAMPION  -   The Firm of W. Mather & Son, Shandford

RESERVE CHAMPION –M/s R. Simpson & Son, Mains of Creuchies


Bullocks (106) sold to 262p for 355kg Simmentals from C. MacLean & Co., Aucharroch and to £1530 for 665kg Simmental from D. Rose & Son, Taylors Park to average 225.6p.

Heifers (129) sold to 265.3p for 475kg Limousins from Messrs W.N. Lindsay, Cairnleith and to £1360 for a 655kg Simmental from Messrs C.M.R. Soutar, Peasiehill to average 221.4p.

Leading Prices per kg:-

Bullocks –

Lim. 259.5p Woodhill & Ballintuim Farms, 251.8p Mains of Creuchies & Cairnleith, 247p Mayrock Farm Services; Char. 228.1p Shandford, 222.2p & 216.9p Wairds of Alpity; Simm. 230.1p Taylors Park, 219.8p Aucharroch, 207.2p Brucemill; BSH. 217.6p Westbank, 216.2p & 211.5p Nether Drumheads; BRB 238.1p Cairnleith, 229.8p Herdhillmuir; A.A. 237.8p Knockbarry, 234.8p Dunlappie, 231.9p Knockbarry.

Heifers –

Lim. 265.3p Cairnleith, 248.5p Mains of Creuchies, 240.5p Mayrock Farm Services; Char. 233.3p Cairnleith, 204.9p Denbrae, 204.8p Wairds of Alpity; Simm. 224.7p Aucharroch, 221p Taylors Park, 220.5p Hunthill Est.; BSH 226.5p & 211.2p Hunthill Est., 208.5p West Leys; BRB 243.7p Cairnleith; A.A. 222.5p & 220p Hunthill Est.; 217.7p Wairds of Alpity.

Leading Prices per head:-

Bullocks -

Lim. £1370 Wairds of Alpity, £1310 Strone, £1240 Wairds of Alpity; Char.£1410 Wairds of Alpity, £1300 Wairds of Alpity & Shandford, £1050 Wairds of Alpity; Simm. £1340 Taylors Park, £1210 Brucemill, £1110 Aucharroch; BSH £1200 & £1190 Nether Drumheads, £1120 Afflochie; BRB £1080 Herdhillmuir, £1000 Cairnleith; A.A. £1255 Wairds of Alpity, £880 Knockbarry, £810 Dunlappie.

Heifers –

Lim. £1260 Cairnlieth, £1230 Mains of Creuchies, £1210 Wairds of Alpity; Char. £1280 Wairds of Alpity, £1050 Cairnleith, £860 Denbrae; Simm. £1270 West Bank, £1160 Taylors Park, £970 Hunthill Est.; BSH £980 West Leys, £940 Hunthill Est., £910 Hunthill Est.; BRB £1060 Cairnleith; A.A. £1240 & £1200 Wairds of Alpity; £980 Hunthill Est.