Tue 16 February [FORFAR STORE SALE REPORT]

FORFAR STORE SALE REPORT

Sale Date: Tue 16 February

 

Lawrie & Symington, Forfar had forward  253  Store and Breeding Cattle. Also Sale of  239    Store and Breeding Sheep.

STORE CATTLE

Bullocks (131) sold to 264.4p for 450kg Limousin from I. Wilkinson, Baldarroch and to £1330 for a 665kg Charolais from Janoch & Sons, South Leckaway to average 224.3p per kg.

Heifers (120) sold to 272.3p for 235kg Simmental Heifers from John Lawrie (Tillyrie) Ltd. and to £1290 for a 620 kg Limousin from G.D. McDonald & Son, Meadows of Ballied to average 220.2p per kg.

Leading Prices per kg. –

Bullocks –

Lim. 264.3p Baldarroch, 252.2p Sketewan, 249.4p Meikle Coull; Char.x 240p Mains of Cruechies, 237.4p Middlehill; Simm.x 257.7p Tillyrie, 226.1p Aucharroch; Luing x 239p Tillyrie; BRB 249.2p Meikle Coull; A.A.x 227.5p Shandford.

Heifers –

Lim. 262.1p Hilton of Beath, 259.8p & 259.5p Mains of Creuchies; Char. 240.4p Middlehill; Simm. 238.1p Tillyrie, 222.5p Aucharroch; Luing 230.6p Tillyrie; A.A. 215.3p Wairds.

Leading Prices per head –

Bullocks –

Lim. £1260, £1250 (twice) Hilton of Beath, £1245 Meadows of Ballied, £1200 Ben Lawers; Char. £1180 Mains of Creuchies, £1080 Middlehill; Simm. £1160 Crieff, £1070 Newton of Inshewan; A.A. £1160 Shandford, £1070 Newton of Inshewan.

Heifers –

Lim. £1190 Meadows of Ballied, £1140 Hilton of Beath, £1130 Mains of Creuchies; Char. £1130 & £1050 Middlehill; Simm. £950 Aucharroch & Tillyrie; A.A. £1060 Barnhill, £920 Newton of Inshewan.

BREEDING CATTLE (2)

A.A. Cows with Calves at foot £1240 & £920 Dunlappie.

STORE HOGGETS (56)

Tex. £53 Crossbog; Tex.x £42 Whitehills; B.F. £38 Laighwood; Cross £38 Laighwood; Cont. £38 Crossbog.

BREEDING SHEEP (183)

B.F. Ewes (various ages, C.F., Scanned in-lamb to BFL) £55 (Twins)  and £55 (Triplets) - Balcalk.

Mule Gimmers (Scanned in-lamb to the Texel) £86 (Triplets),  £80 (Singles), £78 Twins – Claddach Farm.

Chev. Ewes (Scanned in-lamb to Cheviot) £78 (Twins), £70 (Singles) Claddach Farm.

Texel Cross Ewes (Scanned in-lamb to Texel) £76 (Twins) Claddach Farm.