Tue 4 September [FORFAR STORE SALE]

FORFAR STORE SALE

Sale Date: Tue 4 September

 

Lawrie & Symington, Forfar sold   1472  Store and Breeding Sheep.  Incorporated in the Sale was the Show of Pens of 20 Mule Gimmers and Chev./Mule Gimmers,  the show was kindly sponsored by Iain MacEachen Transport, Kidd Veterinary Centre and the judging was in the able hands of Mr. Mark Thomson, Tillyrie and his awards were as follows:-

Mule Gimmers (Pens of 20)

1st. – D. Black, Minard

2nd – R. McNee Ltd., Over Finlarg

3rd – John Morrison & Sons, Margie

Chev./Mule Gimmers (Pens of 20)

1st – S.K. Knox, North Balloch

2nd – R. McNee Ltd., Over Finlarg

3rd – Ashmore & Strone Ltd.

Also included in the sale was the show of Suffolk Store Lambs kindly sponsored by the Tayside Suffolk Breeders Club and judged by Mr. Ken Robertson, Heatherstacks and his awards were as follows:-

Suffolk Store Lambs (Pens of 20+)

Champion –  W. & W.I. Bruges, Laighwood

Reserve – J. & A. Lindsay, Runavey

BREEDING GIMMERS

Tex. -  £225, £222, £212 & £210 Tullywhanland

Tex. X - £198 & £195  Minard,  £152 West Jordanstone, £150 Over Finlarg.

Tex.X Chev. Mule - £152 Minard

Chev./Mule - £148 Over Finlarg & Ashmore & Strone Ltd., £142 & £140 Ashmore & Strone Ltd.

Mule - £140 Over Finlarg, £138 Minard & Middlehill, £132 Middlehill, £128 Over  Finlarg,  £122 Carroch.

Chev. - £108 Newton

BREEDING EWES

Chev./Mule – (2 Crop., f.w.) £120 Huntingfaulds

Chev. – (5 crop., f.w.) £90, £50 & £75 Kinnaird

FEEDING EWES

Cross £26.50 & £22 Lednathie

EWE LAMBS

Chev./Mule - £85 & £80 Ashmore & Strone Ltd.

Tex. - £69 Whitehills

STORE LAMBS

Suff. - £66 Newbigging of Craighall, £57 Laighwood, £54 Runavey, £53 & £52.50 Laighwood.

Tex. - £67 & £66 Whitehills, £63  Newbigging of Craighall & Inveredrie

Chev. x - £61, £58 & £47 Balmerino

Chev. - £52 Clochan

X -  £60 Inveredrie, £59 Runavey & East Churchlands

Zwa. - £64 East Churchlands

Beltex - £65.50 Little Fithie