Tue 13 September [FORFAR STORE SALE REPORT]

FORFAR STORE SALE REPORT

Sale Date: Tue 13 September

 

Lawrie & Symington, Forfar had forward 249 Store Cattle and 2 Cows and Calves at their First Show and Sale of Store Cattle.

With a Plainer Show of Cattle on offer, all cattle met a fast trade with a large ringside of buyers in attendance.

The Show was kindly sponsored by Beedie Bros. Ltd & Oilfast and  judged by Mr. George McFadzean, Woodhead of Mailer and his awards were as follows:-

SINGLE STOT

1st - W.N. Lindsay, Cairnleith

2nd - T.M. & R. Wilson, Wairds of Alpity

3rd - J.H. Garbutt & Sons, Sketewan

SINGLE HEIFER

1st - J.H. Garbutt & Sons, Sketewan

2nd - T.M. & R. Wilson, Wairds of Alpity

3rd - W.N. Lindsay, Cairnleith

BEST PAIR

1st W.N. Lindsay, Cairnleith

2nd T.M. & R. Wilson, Wairds of Alpity

3rd W.N. Lindsay, Cairnleith

CHAMPION – W.N. Lindsay, Cairnleith

RESERVE CHAMPION – J.H. Garbutt & Sons, Sketewan


 

142 Store Bullocks ave. 220.6p per kilo or £1013.27

107 Store Heifers ave. 216p per kilo or £925.61

Bullocks sold to £1445 for a Limousin from Wairds of Alpity and to 249p per kg for an A.A. from Woodhill & Ballintuim Farms.

Heifers sold to £1400 for a Limousin from Wairds of Alpity and to 238p per kg for a Sim. X from Aucharroch.

Leading Prices per head -

BULLOCKS –

A.A. £1300 Brucemill, £1020 Newbigging of Craighall, £930 Woodhill & Ballintuim; Short. £1270, £1200 & £1150 Nether Drumheads; Char. £1140 Brucemill, £1080 & £1045 Cairnleith; Lim. £1445, £1440 & £1410 Wairds of Alpity; Simm. £1075 E. Cammock, £1060 Aucharroch, £1050 Brucemill.

HEIFERS –

A.A. £1030 Newbigging of Craighall, £890 Hunthill, £880 Woodhill; Short. £1060 Nether Drumheads, £1010 Hunthill, £970 Nether Drumheads; Char. £1055 Gairdrum, £1050 & £1040 Cairnleith; Lim. £1400 & £1290 Wairds of Alpity, £1200 Sketewan; Simm. £855 Newbiggin House, £815 Aucharroch.

Leading Prices per kilo –

BULLOCKS –

A.A. 249p,  230p & 227p Woodhill & Ballintuim; Short. 232p Hunthill & Cairncross, 223p Nether Drumheads; Char. 230p Cairnleith, 223p Newbigging of Craighall, 222p Whitehills; Lim. 234p Cairnleith, 233p Wairds of Alpity, 231p Afflochie; Simm. 245p Newbigging of Craighall, 238p & 229p Aucharroch.

HEIFERS –

A.A. 233p & 217p Woodhill & Ballintuim, 212.5p Hunthill; Short. 216p Cairncross, 214p Hunthill & Nether Drumheads; Char. 236p, 214p & 210p Cairnleith; Lim. 233p Sketewan, 229p Gairdrum, 227p Cairnleith; Sim. 220p Aucharroch, 214p Newbigging House.

BREEDING CATTLE

Hereford Cow with Twin Calves at foot - £1460 Balmossie

Belgian Blue Cross Cow with Calf at foot - £1280 Balmadies