Sat 2 April [FORFAR STORE SALE]

FORFAR STORE SALE

Sale Date: Sat 2 April

 

Lawrie and Symington, Forfar held their Annual Show and Sale of 562 Store Cattle, also including the Show and Sale of 45 Young Farmers Over Wintered Cattle on Friday, 1st April and Saturday, 2nd April.

The Company had forward 44 Young Farmers cattle, which was kindly sponsored by Algo, Scotplant Hire Ltd., NFU Mutual, Harbro and the Jockey Jan Memorial Fund.

The Show was in the capable hands of Mr Scott Innes, Findhorn and the following were his awards:-

45 Young Farmers Show Cattle averaged £1100 (217p per kilo)

30 BULLOCK CALVES Ave. 212p per kilo or £1100

15  HEIFER CALVES  Ave. 229p or £1100

 CLASS 1 – Bullock Haltered - Any Other Breed

1st. – James Baillie,  (Brechin Y.F.) – 535kg - £1130

2nd – Andrew Beattie (Forfar Y.F.) – 485kg - £1100

3rd – Matthew Steel (Forfar Y.F.) – 460kg - £1100

CLASS 2 – Bullock Haltered – Lim. X (27/11/14 – 18/2/15)

1st –  Andrew Adam  (Forfar Y.F.) – 650kg - £1380

2nd – Thomas Wilson, (Kinneff Y.F.) – 610kg - £1170

3rd – Fraser McEwan (Brechin Y.F.) – 645kg - £1230

CLASS 3 – Bullock  Haltered – Lim. X (07/03/15 – 16/03/15)

1st – Robbie Wills  (Forfar Y.F.) – 555kg - £1180

2nd – Charlotte Cooper (Forfar Y.F.) – 535kg - £1145

3rd – Dean Farquharson (Forfar Y.F.) – 610kg - £1150

CLASS 4 – Bullock Haltered  – Lim. X (18/03/15 – 12/05/15)

1st – James Baillie (Brechin Y.F.) – 485kg - £1170

2nd – Glenn Jackson (Brechin Y.F.) – 590kg - £1145

3rd – Ruaridh Lawrie (Brechin Y.F.) – 430kg - £1030

CLASS 5 – Bullock  Un-Haltered –  (04/02/15 – 08/03/15)

1st – Barbara Shaw  (Strathmore Y.F.) – 485kg - £1080

2nd –Sandy Dawson (Bell Baxter Y.F.) – 500kg - £1090

3rd – Beth Dandie (Forfar Y.F.) – 510kg - £1040

CLASS 6 – Bullock Un-Haltered – (24/03/15 – 21/04/15)

1st – Bruce Pattullo (Forfar Y.F.) – 430kg - £1000

2nd – Claire Dyce  (Forfar Y.F.) – 450kg - £1005

3rd – Bruce Pattullo (Forfar Y.F.) – 405kg - £910

CLASS 7 – Heifer Haltered  – Any other Breed or Cross    

1st – Thomas Wilson (Kinneff Y.F.) -630kg - £1230

CLASS 8 – Heifer Haltered  – Lim. X (11/11/14 – 26/01/15)

1st – Matthew Steel (Forfar Y.F.) – 560kg - £1610

2nd – Andrew Adam (Forfar Y.F.) – 510kg - £1160

3rd – Lynsey Nelson (Brechin Y.F.) – 455kg - £1110

CLASS 9 – Heifer Haltered  – Lim. X (17/03/15 – 08/04/15)

1st – Stewart Lawrie (Brechin Y.F.) – 500kg - £1100

2nd –Nicola Millar (Strathmore Y.F.) – 500kg - £1210

3rd – Andrew Beattie (Forfar Y.F.) – 485kg - £1140

CLASS 10 – Heifer Un-Haltered (27/01/15 – 20/05/15)

1st – Charlotte Cooper (Forfar Y.F.) – 480kg - £1160

2nd – Sandy Dawson (Bell Baxter Y.F.) – 525kg - £1000

3rd – Sean Cowan (Bell Baxter Y.F.) – 440kg - £1115

CLASS 11 – Best Halter Trained

Dean Farquharson (Forfar Y.F.) – 610kg - £1150

CLASS 12 – Best Turned Out

Glenn Jackson (Brechin Y.F.) – 590kg - £1145

 

CLASS 13 – Best Daily Live-weight Gain

Ruaridh Lawrie (Brechin Y.F.) – 580kg - £1170 (1.43kg)

CLASS 14 – Best Return on Capital

Matthew Steel (Forfar Y.F.) – 560 kg - £1610 (£450)

CHAMPION

Andrew Adam (Forfar Y.F.) – 650kg - £1380 – Purchased by Backmuir Livestock Ltd., Keith.

RESERVE CHAMPION

Matthew Steel  (Forfar Y.F.) – 560kg - £1610 – Purchased by the Judge Mr Scott Innes, Findhorn

BEST ANIMAL OPPOSITE SEX TO CHAMPION

Matthew Steel (Forfar Y.F.) – 560kg - £1610 – Purchased by the Judge Mr. Scott Innes.

 

First Spring Show & Sale of Store Cattle was kindly sponsored by Alexander Gauld, Farmer & Haulage Contractor, and judged by Mr. Scott Watson, Muirdrum and the following are his awards:-

CLASS 1 – Pen of 4 Bullocks

1st – M/s W. McLaren, Muirhouses

2nd – M/s W. McLaren, Muirhouses

3rd – M/s W.N. Lindsay, Cairnleith

CLASS 2 – Pen of 4 Heifers

1st. – M/s W. McLaren, Muirhouses

2nd – M/s W. N. Lindsay, Cairnleith

3rd – M/s W. McLaren, Muirhouses

CLASS 3 – Single Bullock

1st – P. Cooper & Son, Govals

2nd – M/s W. McLaren, Muirhouses

3rd – J. Robertson & Co., Newton of Logierait

CLASS 4 – Single Heifer

1st – M/s W. McLaren, Muirhouses

2nd – P. Cooper & Son, Govals

3rd – P. Cooper & Son, Govals

CHAMPION – M/s W. McLaren, Muirhouses – 585kg - £1530

RESERVE CHAMPION – P. Cooper & Son, Govals – 485kg - £1220

 

STORE CATTLE (562)

Bullocks (353) sold to 275.3p for a 385kg Limousin from J. Robertson & Co., Logierait and to £1240 for 585kg Limousin from P. Cooper & Son, Govals.

Heifers (209) sold to 281p for 395kg Limousin from Messrs A. & E. Grant, Glendamph and to £1530 for 585kg BRB from Messrs W. McLaren, Muirhouses.

353  BULLOCKS ave.  221.1p  or £981.32

209  HEIFERS ave.   215.7p  or £907.65

Leading Prices  –

BULLOCKS -

301-350kg - Newton of Logierait £910 & 267.7p

351-400kg – Newton of Logierait £1060 & 275.3p

401-450kg – Sketewan 243.9p and Cairnleith £1080

451-500kg – Muirhouses £1190 & 245.4p

501-550kg – Govals 227.5p and £1190 Muirhouses

551-600kg -  Govals £1240 & 212.6p

HEIFERS –

251- 300kg – Meikle Coull 254.6p and £700

301-350kg – Runavey 220p and £770

351-400kg – Glendamph 281p and £1100

401-450kg – Muirhouses 253p and £1090

451-500kg – Cairnleith 276p and £1300

501-550 kg – Govals 227p and £1150 Muirhouses

551-600kg – Muirhouses 261p and £1530

 

Leading Prices per head –

Bullocks –

Lim.     £1240 Govals, £1190 Muirhouses, £1185 Kinnaniel

Char.   £1130 South Leckaway, £1080 Cairnleith, £1070 Govals

Sim.     £1180 Peasiehill, £1175 Mosside, £1135 Crieff

AA.       £1105 Barnhill, £1080 Cairnleith, £950 Muirhouses

Shorthorn. £1070 & £900 Westbank, £700 Denbrae

 Heifers –

Lim.     £1300 Cairnleith, £1220 Govals, £1150 Muirhouses

Char.   £1140 Govals, £1070 Kinnaniel, £1010 Govals

Sim.     £985 Mosside, £980 Suttieside, £940 Mosside

AA.       £940 Westerton, £880 Barnhill, £870 Westerton

Shorthorn. £885, £860 & £805 Westbank

Leading Prices per kilo –

Bullocks –

Lim.     275.3p & 267.7p Newton of Logierait, 250.8p Nochnary, 248.7p Baldarroch

Char.   252.1p Runavey, 240.0p Cairnleith, 233.9p Runavey

Sim.     238.5p Westerton, 231.3p Waterside of Thornton, 228.2p Suttieside

AA.       220.4p Cairnleith, 218.6p Westerton, 218.4p Muirhouses

Shorthorn. 209.3p & 201.9p Westbank, 177.0p Denbrae

 Heifers -

Lim.     281.0p Glendamph, 276.6p Cairnleith, 263.0p Govals

Char.   234.9p Govals, 226.5p Cairnleith, 225.7p Govals

Sim.     216.3p Suttieside, 214.6p Aucharroch, 209.6p Mosside

AA.       218.0p Muirhouses, 210.0p Ardlebank, 207.1p Barnhill

Shorthorn. 206.4p, 201.1p &189.0p Westbank