Sat 30 September [FORFAR STORE SALE]

FORFAR STORE SALE

Sale Date: Sat 30 September

 

Lawrie & Symington, Forfar had forward  380  head of Cattle, including the Second Show and Sale of Autumn Born Calves.  The Show for the Best Pen of 4 Cattle, the F. & F. Farquharson Silver Salver, was kindly sponsored by by Campbell Dallas Chartered Accountants. Judge for the day was Mr. David Lumgair, Idvies and his results were as follows:-

1st – R. Simpson & Son, Mains of Creuchies –  4 Lim. Bullocks - 455 kilos - £1180

2nd – Glenkilrie Partnership, Blacklunans – 4 Lim. Bullocks – 415 kilos - £1060

3rd – R. Simpson & Son, Mains of Creuchies – 4 Lim. Heifers – 415 kilos - £1000

Bullocks (177) sold to a top of 261p per kilo for 375 kilo Limousins from Glenkilrie Partnership and to £1350 for 600 kilo Aberdeen Angus from The Goddens to average 231p per kilo.

Heifers (203) sold to a top of 264p per kilo for 375 kilo Limousins from Cairnleith and to £1260 for 535 kilo Limousin from The Goddens to average 225p per kilo.

Leading Prices per kilo –

Bullocks –

Lim. 261p Glenkilrie, 259p Mains of Creuchies, 255p Cairnleith & Glenkilrie.

Char. x – 250p & 240p East Balloch, 235p Whitehills, 233p Runavey.

A.A. – 245p & 239p Glenkilrie.

BRB – 235p & 224p Cairnleith, 223p Strone

Sim. – 226p & 225p East Balloch, 223p & 217p Huntingfaulds.

B. Short. – 228p Cairncross.

Heifers –

Lim. – 264p Cairnleith, 262p & 260p Mains of Creuchies.

Char. x – 253p Cairnleith, 240p East Balloch, 238p Cairnleith

A.A. – 229p & 225p Woodhill & Ballintuim

Sim. – 222p Huntingfaulds.

BRB – 202p Herdhillmuir.

Belt. Gal. – 195p South Leckaway

Leading Prices per head –

Bullocks –

Lim. -  £1350 & £1340 The Goddens, £1300 Huntingfaulds.

A.A. - £1350 The Goddens, £1230 Wolflaw.

Char. x - £1235 & £1210 Huntingfaulds, £1190 Middlehill, £1180 & £1160 Huntingfaulds.

Sim. X - £1100 Huntingfaulds, £1080 East Balloch

BRB - £1090 Cairnleith, £1070 Strone

B. Short. - £900 Cairncross

 

Heifers –

Lim.  -£1260 The Goddens, £1220 Strone & The Goddens

Char. -  £1150 Middlehill, £1120 & £1110 Huntingfaulds

A.A. - £1160 Wolflaw, £960 Hunthill, £900 Knockbarry

Belt. Gal. - £1140 South Leckaway

Sim. X - £1000 Huntingfaulds

BRB - £850 & £800 Herdhillmuir