FORFAR STORE CATTLE REPORT
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:-
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.
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:-
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.
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.