FORFAR STORE SALE REPORT
Sale Date: Tue 14 February
Lawrie & Symington, Forfar had forward 238 Store Cattle selling to a brisk trade throughout.
Bullocks (125) sold to £1335 for a 650 kg A.A. from Hattonmill Farms and 252.6p for a 475kg Limousin from J.H. Garbutt & Sons, Sketewan to average 222.7p.
Heifers (112) sold to £1200 for a 545kg Lim. from Messrs W. McLaren, Muirhouses and 256.4p for a 390 kg Limousin from Messrs R. Simpson & Son, Mains of Creuchies to average 222.7p.
Young Bulls (1) sold to £800 or 228.6p for a 350 kg Aberdeen Angus from D. Beveridge & Son, Newbigging of Craighall.
Leading Prices per head –
A.A. £1335 Hattonmill, £960 Wairds, £845 Waterside of Thornton;
Char. £1270 Middlehill, £1260 & £1255 Baggerton;
Lim. £1270 Baggerton, £1210 & £1200 Sketewan;
Sim. £1335, £1275 & £1270 Hattonmill;
AOB £1180 Middlehill, £1140 (twice) Hattonmill & Middlehill.
A.A. £920 Waterside of Thornton, £880 West Park, £870 Wairds;
Char. £1170 & £1140 Middlehill, £960 Kirkton of Kingoldrum;
Lim. £1200 Muirhouses, £1100 Mains of Creuchies, £1060 Muirhouses;
Sim. £1135 Peasiehill, £1070 & £950 Little Ballo;
AOB £1035 Kirkton of Kingoldrum, £955 Herdhillmuir, £940 Baldastard.
Leading Prices per kg. –
A.A. 246.2p Wairds, 236.6p & 228.6p Newbigging of Craighall;
Char. 239.6p Kirkton of Kingoldrum, 222p Waterside of Thornton, 212.8p Hattonmill;
Lim. 252.6p Sketewan, 252.1p Mains of Creuchies, 249.5p Sketewan;
Sim. 237.1p Tillyrie, 236.4p Aucharroch, 235.3p Purgavie;
AOB 235.3p & 231.6p Tillyrie, 228.4p Waterside of Thornton.
A.A. 223.7p Newbigging of Craighall, 221.7p Waterside of Thornton, 219p West Park;
Char. 241.9p Glensaugh, 237p Kirkton of Kingoldrum, 220.1p West Park;
Lim. 256.4p & 250p Mains of Creuchies, 243.7p Muirhouses;
Sim. 235.5p, 223.9p & 221.4p Tillyrie;
AOB 223.7 Waterside of Thornton, 223.5p & 222.4p Balmossie.