Tue 17 January [FORFAR STORE SALE REPORT]

FORFAR STORE SALE REPORT

Sale Date: Tue 17 January

 

Lawrie & Symington, Forfar had forward 160 Store & Breeding Cattle at their opening sale of the year. A lot of heavier sorts on offer selling to a fast trade to a large ringside of buyers.

Bullocks (76) sold to £1265 for a Simmental from Little Ballo and to 250p per kg for a Limousin from Meikle Coul Farms to average 217p.

Heifers (81) sold to £1100 (three times) from Little Ballo, Wairds of Alpity and Baldastard and to 256p per kg for a Limousin Heifer from Baldastard to average 214p.

Leading Prices per kilo -

BULLOCKS

A.A. 233.3p & 229.5p Newbigging of Craighall, 215.9p Barnhill;

Char. 227.4p Meikle Coul, 220.8p Newbigging of Craighall, 203.5p Hattonmill;

Lim. 250p & 240.8p Meikle Coul, 227.1p Wairds of Alpity;

Sim. 231.7p & 228.3p Aucharroch, 220.8p Newbigging of Craighall;

ROx 237.1p, 235.9p & 227.4p Meikle Coul.

HEIFERS

A.A. 220.5p Denbrae, 219.3p Parkhead, 215.6p Newbigging of Craighall;

Char. 234.3p, 226.2p & 215p Carmichael;

Lim. 256.1p Baldastard, 236.8p & 235.6p Meikle Coul;

Sim. 220.9p Aucharroch, 200p Little Ballo, 196.3p Little Lour;

BRBx 217.4p Baldastard; ROx 210.3p & 209.3p Meikle Coul.

Leading Prices per head –

BULLOCKS

A.A. £1220 & £1205 Barnhill, £910 Newbigging of Craighall;

Char. £1170 Hattonmill, £850 Newbigging of Craighall, £830 Meikle Coul;

Lim. £1260 Baldastard, £1250 & £1235 Meadows of Ballied;

Sim. £1265 Little Ballo, £1245 & £1240 Hattonmill;

Sax £1245 Hattonmill; Luing £1245 £1130 Hattonmill.

HEIFERS

A.A. £1065 Barnhill, £990 Denbrae, £935 Newbigging of Craighall;

Char. £860, £820 & £735 Carmichael;

Lim. £1100 Wairds of Alpity & Baldastard, £1050 Baldastard;

Sim. £1100 Little Ballo, £1060 Little Lour, £1020 Little Ballo;

BRB x £1010 & £1000 Baldastard; ROx £820 Meikle Coul.

BREEDING CATTLE

Limousin In-calf Heifers to £1000 and Limousin Bull (2 years old) £1700 Roe Park.