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.
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. –
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.
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 –
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.
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.