Sat 1 April [FORFAR STORE SALE]

FORFAR STORE SALE

Sale Date: Sat 1 April

 

Lawrie and Symington, Forfar held their Annual Show and Sale of  599  Store Cattle, incorporating the Show and Sale of  43 Young Farmers Over Wintered Cattle on Friday,31st March and Saturday, 1st April.

The Company had forward  43 Young Farmers cattle, which was kindly sponsored by Algo, Savills, NFU Mutual, Harbro and the Jockey Jan Memorial Fund.

The Show was in the capable hands of Mr. Steven Smith, The Byre and the following were his awards:-

 Young Farmers Show Cattle averaged 2.34 p or £1061.19

28  BULLOCK CALVES Ave. 2.27 p per kilo or £1199.82

15  HEIFER CALVES  Ave.  2.51 p or £1226.67

 CLASS 1 – Bullock Haltered –  (400 – 450 kg purchase weight)

1st. –Drew Speed,  (Brechin Y.F.) – 635 kg - £1310

2nd – Glenn Jackson (Brechin Y.F.) – 585 kg - £1240

3rd – Andrew Beattie (Forfar Y.F.) – kg - £580 - £1210

CLASS 2 – Bullock Haltered – (370 – 400 kg purchase weight)

1st –  Callum Lawrie (Brechin Y.F.) –  555kg - £1270

2nd – Callum Lawrie (Brechin Y.F.)  – 580 kg - £1260

3rd – Andrew Neill (Brechin Y.F.) –535 kg - £1200

CLASS 3 – Bullock  Haltered – (330 – 370 kg purchase weight)

1st – Drew Speed (Brechin Y.F.) –  575 kg - £1360

2nd – Lyndsay Nelson (Brechin Y.F.) – 525 kg - £1290

3rd – Stewart Lawrie (Brechin Y.F.)  – 520 kg - £1240

CLASS 4 – Bullock Haltered  – (260 – 320 kg purchase weight)

1st – Beth Dandie (Forfar  Y.F.) –  495 kg - £1140

2nd – James Baillie (Brechin Y.F.) – 485 kg - £1180

3rd – Dean Farquharson (Forfar Y.F.) –   500 kg - £1110

CLASS 5 – Bullock  Un-Haltered –  (375 – 440 kg purchase weight)

1st – Matthew Steel  (Forfar Y.F.) – 560 kg - £1330 

2nd –Andrew Neill (Brechin  Y.F.) –  615 kg - £1330

3rd – Fraser McEwan (Brechin Y.F.) –  560 kg - £1290

CLASS 6 – Bullock Un-Haltered – (305 – 340 Kg purchase weight)

1st – Charlotte Cooper (Forfar Y.F) –  560 kg - £1250

2nd – Beth Watson  (Brechin Y.F.) – 465 kg - £1040

3rd – Peter Richardson  (Forfar Y.F.) – 445 kg - £1080

CLASS 7 – Heifer Haltered  – (360 – 425 kg purchase weight)    

1st – James Baillie  (Brechin  Y.F.) - 595 kg - £1250

2nd -  Jodie Jackson (Brechin Y.F.) – 440 kg - £1100

CLASS 8 – Heifer Haltered  – (315 – 340 kg purchase weight)

1st – Andrew Beattie (Forfar Y.F.) –  465 kg - £1460

2nd – Robbie Wills  (Forfar Y.F.) – 500 kg - £1450

3rd –Stewart Lawrie  (Brechin Y.F.) – 505 kg - £1160

CLASS 9 – Heifer Haltered  – (280 – 310 kg purchase weight)

1st – Daniel Fleming Forfar Y.F.) –  490 kg - £1600

2nd –Guthrie McEwan (Brechin  Y.F.) –  485 kg - £1110

3rd – Emily Baillie  (Brechin  Y.F.) – 445 kg - £1160

CLASS 10 – Heifer Un-Haltered (320 – 370 kg purchase weight)

1st – Thomas Wilson (Kinneff Y.F.) –  530 kg - £1560

2nd –Matthew Steel (Forfar Y.F.) – 410 kg - £1060

3rd – Jodie Jackson (Brechin Y.F.) –  610 kg - £1240

CLASS 11 – Best Halter Trained

Lydsey Nelson (Brechin Y.F.) – 525 kg - £1290

CLASS 12 – Best Turned Out

Drew Speed  (Brechin Y.F.) – 575 kg - £1360

 

CLASS 13 – Best Daily Live-weight Gain

Drew Speed (Brechin Y.F.) – 575kg - £1360 (1.62p)

CLASS 14 – Best Return on Capital

Daniel Fleming (Forfar Y.F.) – 490 kg - £1600 (£660)

CHAMPION

Andrew Beattie (Forfar Y.F.) – 465kg - £1460 – Purchased by J.A. Peters & Son, West Bog

RESERVE CHAMPION

Robbie Wills  (Forfar Y.F.) – 500kg - £1450 – Purchased by J.A. Peters & Son, West Bog

BEST ANIMAL OPPOSITE SEX TO CHAMPION

Drew Speed (Brechin Y.F.) – 575kg - £1360 – Purchased by the Firm of A. Wilson, Greenhead.

 

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

CLASS 1 – Pen of 4 Bullocks

1st – M/s J.H. Garbutt & Sons, Sketewan

2nd – M/s W. McLaren, Muirhouses

3rd – M/s W. McLaren, Muirhouses

CLASS 2 – Pen of 4 Heifers

1st. – M/s P. Cooper & Son, Govals

2nd – M/s W. McLaren, Muirhouses

3rd – M/s P. Cooper & Son, Govals

CLASS 3 – Single Bullock

1st – M/s P. Cooper & Son, Govals

2nd – B. & K. Webster, Whitefield

3rd – M/s P. Cooper & Son, Govals

CLASS 4 – Single Heifer

1st – M/s W. McLaren, Muirhouses

2nd – P. Cooper & Son, Govals

3rd – P. Cooper & Son, Govals

CHAMPION – M/s P. Cooper & Son, Govals –   545 kg - £1340     

RESERVE CHAMPION – M/s W. McLaren, Muirhouses -  520 kg - £1320

 

STORE CATTLE (556)

Bullocks (316) sold to 273.4p for a 395kg Aberdeen Angus from P. Cooper & Son, Govals and to £1390 for a 605kg Aberdeen Angus from Laird Holdings, East Memus.

Heifers (240) sold to 280p for 375kg Limousin from Messrs W. McLaren, Muirhouses and to £1370 for a  710kg Sim. x  from Messrs D.A. Chassar, Chamberlainknowe.

316  BULLOCKS ave.  241p or £1058

240  HEIFERS ave.   233p  or £995

Other Leading Prices per head  –

BULLOCKS –

Lim. £1305 Whitefield, £1225 Newton of Inshewan; £1210 Govals.

 A.A. £1390 East Memus  £1285 Newton of Inshewan, £1170 Mosside.

 Char. £1220 West Denside, £1200 & £1170 Middle Drimmie, £1160 Cairnleith.

Sim. £1210 West Pilmore, £1180 Kinnaniel, £1170 Newton of Inshewan.

BRB £1270 Cairnleith, £1090 & £1060 Baldastard, £1050 Cairnleith.

HEIFERS –

Lim. £1320 Muirhouses, £1275 East Memus, £1230 Govals.

A.A. £1115 Kinnaniel, £1110 Newton of Inshewan.

Char. £1160 Govals, £1110 Cairnleith & East Balloch, £1100 Kinnaniel.

Sim. £1370, £1330, £1270 & £1030 Chamberlainknowe, £1030 Little Ballo, £1000 Kellyfield.

BRB £970 Kinnaniel, £900 Cairnleith.

Other Leading Prices per kg –

BULLOCKS –

Lim. 272p Muirhouses, 265p Purgavie, 263p Cairnleith.

Sim.x 271p & 254p Middle Drimmie, 251p Little Ballo & West Mains of Turin.

Char. 271p Runavey, 269p, 267p & 266p Middle Drimmie, 265p East Balloch

A.A. 273p Govals, 244p Auchleish, 241p Mosside.

BRB 244p Cairnleith, 241p Nochnary, 239p & 231p Baldastard.

HEIFERS –

Lim. 280p Muirhouses, 273p Meadows of Ballied, 267p Govals.

A.A. 230p Kinnaniel, 216p Newton of Inshewan.

Char. 258p & 250p Govals, 249p Runavey, 248p East Balloch.

Sim. 231p Little Ballo, 228p Kellyfield, 226p Little Ballo.

BRB 231p Kinnaniel, 228p Cairnleith.