Sat 1 October [FORFAR STORE SALE REPORT]

FORFAR STORE SALE REPORT

Sale Date: Sat 1 October

 

Lawrie & Symington, Forfar had forward 533 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 Bell & Co., Chartered Accountants.  Judge for the day was Mr. Graeme Farquharson, Meikle Coul and his results were as follows:-

1st Firm of William Mather & Sons, Shandford – 4 Char. Bullocks – 535kg - £1230

2nd Firm of William Mather & Sons, Shandford – 4 Char. Bullocks – 515kg - £1210

3rd – Firm of Donald R. Hood, Middlehill – 4 BRBx Bullocks – 515kg - £1220

Bullocks (308) sold to 266p for a 265kg Aberdeen Angus from Woodhill & Ballintuim and to £1365 for a pair of 665kg Aberdeen Angus from Messrs M.A. Steele & Co., Goddens to average 221.9p.

Heifers (225) sold to 248p for a pen of 375kg Limousins from Glenkilrie Partnership and to £1200 for a pair of 540kg Charolais from P. Cooper & Son, Govals to average 224.1p.

Leading Prices per kg –

Bullocks –

A.A. 258.2p Woodhill & Ballintuim, 247.9p Dunlappie; Char. 246.6p & 244.4p Runavey, 239.8p Middlehill; Lim. 253.3p Glenkilrie, 252.8p Cairnleith, 252.5p Woodhill & Ballintuim; Simm. 220p East Balloch, 218.6p & 215p West Pilmore; BShx 225.6p Waterside of Thornton, 218.3p Huntingfaulds, 216.4p Shandford.

Heifers –

A.A. 226.3p Waterside of Thornton, 213.6p Huntingfaulds, Char. 246.3p Cairnleith, 241p East Balloch, 238.1p Knowehead of Duntrune; Lim. 246.8p Glenkilrie, 245.6p Cairnleith, 244.7p New Bourtreebush; Simm. 220.6p & 218.8p Denbrae, 200.8p West Pilmore; Short.x 226.3p Waterside of Thornton, 212.5p Hunthill.

Leading Prices per head -

Bullocks –

A.A. £1365 & £1335 Goddens, £1285 Wolflaw; Char. £1295 Middlehill & Wolflaw, £1240 Deuchar, £1230 Shandford; Lim. £1360 Goddens, £1295 & £1210 Strone; BRB £1250 & £1220 Middlehill, £1190 Goddens; Simm. £1020 Huntingfaulds, £1000 West Pilmore.

Heifers –

A.A. £940 Huntingfaulds, £890 Herdhillmuir, £865 Waterside of Thornton; Char. £1200 & £1180 Govals, £1115 Knowehead of Duntrune; Lim. £1190 Mayrock, £1150 New Bourtreebush, £1140 Strone; Sim. £1145 & £1000 West Pilmore, £960 Denbrae; BRB £1010 Govals, £960 Middlehill.