Tue 24 November [FORFAR STORE SALE REPORT]

FORFAR STORE SALE REPORT

Sale Date: Tue 24 November

 

Lawrie & Symington, Forfar had forward 85 Store Cattle,  10 Breeding Cattle and 360 Store and Breeding Sheep.

BREEDING CATTLE (10)

Charolais Heifers In-calf to Saler Bull (due February onwards) - £1140,£1080,£1060 and £1040 Rettie Farming Co.

STORE CATTLE (85)

Bullocks (44) sold to 305.9p for a 340kg Charolais from J.L. Horner, Cluseburn and to £1350 for 730kg Simmental from Hattonmill Farms to average 230.4p.

Heifers (41) sold to 260p for 350kg Limousin from Meikle Coull Farms and to £1050 for 470kg Limousins from Messrs T.M. & R. Wilson, Wairds of Alpity to average 211p.

Leading Prices per kg. –

Bullocks –

Lim. 298.7p Govals, 280p Meikle Coull Farms, 277.8p Glensaugh, 257.1p Ben Lawers; Simm. 201.6p Hattonmill Farms; A.A. 242.6p Dunlappie, 200p Waterside of Thornton; Luing 233.3p Glensaugh; BRB 229p & 226.3p Meikle Coull Farms, 215.2p Herdhillmuir.

Heifers –

Lim. 247.2p Ben Lawers, 232.6p Glensaugh, 227.3p Baldastard, 223.4p Wairds of Alpity; Char. 257.7p Cluseburn, 218.7p West Pilmore; Simm. 194.6p Denbrae; A.A. 197.6p Denbrae, 196.8p Waterside of Thornton; Short. 168.6p West Pilmore; Luing 230.5p Glensaugh.

Leading Prices per head –

Bullocks -

Lim. £1200 & £1130 Wairds of Alpity, £1120 Govals, £1100 Baldastard, £1030 Ben Lawers; Simm. £1250 Hattonmill Farms; A.A. £1000 Waterside of Thornton, £740 Dunlappie; Luing £700 Glensaugh; BRB £990 Herdhillmuir, £870 & £860 Meikle Coull Farms.

Heifers –

Lim. £1040 Wairds of Alpity, £1000 Baldastard, £910 Denbrae & Meikle Coull Farm, £890 Ben Lawers; Char. £820 West Pilmore, £670 Cluseburn; Simm. £920 Denbrae; A.A. £930 Waterside of Thornton, £820 Denbrae; Short. £700 West Pilmore Farm; Luing £680 Glensaugh.

STORE & BREEDING SHEEP

Store Lambs –

Suff. £56 & £54 Pitreuchie; Suff. x £49.50 West Bogton; Tex.x £53 Pitreuchie; Tex. £52 Grayburn; Cont. £50 Rosemount of Collange; Chev. £45 Mains of Dalrulzion; B.F. £44 Hunthill Est.

Ewes –

B.F (Cast) £45 Rottal Est., £42 Hunthill Est.; Tex.x (C.B. ) £59.50 & £57 Clachnabrain.