Sat 4 April [FORFAR STORE SALE REPORT]

FORFAR STORE SALE REPORT

Sale Date: Sat 4 April

 

“”RECORDS SMASHED AT FORFAR MART””

Lawrie and Symington, Forfar held their Annual Show and Sale of 602 Store Cattle, including the Show and Sale of 39 Young Farmers Over Wintered Cattle on Friday, 3rd and Saturday, 4th April.

The Company had forward 39 Young Farmers cattle, which was kindly sponsored by Algo, I. & G. Grant, Banks of Gallery and the Jockey Jan Memorial Fund.

The Show was in the capable hands of Miss Aileen Ritchie, Tamala, Whitecairns and the following were her awards:-

39 Young Farmers Show Cattle averaged £1365.

17 BULLOCK CALVES Ave. 287p per kilo or £1491 (plus 33p on the Year)

 22 HEIFER CALVES  Ave. 248p or £1239 (plus 14p on the Year)

CLASS 1 – Bullock - Any Other Breed

1st. – Matthew Steel (Forfar Y.F.) – 450kg - £1240

2nd – Rebekah Hawkesworth (Forfar Y.F.) – 505kg - £1320

3rd – Claire Dyce (Forfar Y.F.) – 505kg - £1180

CLASS 2 – Bullock – Lim. X (15/11.13 – 27/1/14)

1st – Ashleigh Nelson (Kinneff Y.F.) – 530kg - £4700

2nd – Stewart Lawrie (Brechin Y.F.) – 605kg - £1500

3rd – Rory Stoddart (Forfar Y.F.) – 595kg - £1310

CLASS 3 – Bullock – Lim. X (13/2/14 – 28/2/14)

1st – Fraser McEwan (Brechin Y.F.) – 595kg - £1350

2nd – David Millar (Forfar Y.F.) – 555kg - £1230

3rd – Liam Wylie (Forfar Y.F.) – 550kg - £1340

CLASS 4 – Bullock – Lim. X (23/3/14 – 25/4/14)

1st – Beth Alexander (Bankfoot Y.F.) – 465kg - £1430

2nd – Beth Alexander (Bankfoot Y.F.) – 440kg - £1290

3rd – Rob Alexander (Bankfoot Y.F.) – 440kg - £1200

CLASS 5 – Heifer – Any Other Breed

1st – Tom Strang (Forfar Y.F.) – 490kg - £1140

2nd – Barbara Shaw (Strathmore Y.F.) – 495kg - £1300

3rd – Tom Strang (Forfar Y.F.) – 500kg - £1210

CLASS 6 – Heifer – Lim.X (9/12/13 – 17/2/14)

1st – Andrew Adam (Forfar Y.F.) – 560kg - £1300

2nd – Matthew Steel (Forfar Y.F.) – 565kg - £1320

3rd – Drew Speed (Brechin Y.F.) – 555kg - £1500

CLASS 7 – Heifer – Lim. X (25/2/14 – 24/3/14)  

1st – Tom Stoddart (Forfar Y.F.) -495kg - £1280

2nd – Stewart Lawrie (Brechin Y.F.) – 455kg - £1220

3rd – Ruaridh Lawrie (Brechin Y.F.) – 415kg - £1110

CLASS 8 – Heifer – Lim. X (29/3/14 – 12/4/14)

1st – Lynsay Nelson (Brechin Y.F.) – 525kg - £1340

2nd – Andrew Beattie (Forfar Y.F.) – 530kg - £1220

3rd – Ruaridh Lawrie (Brechin Y.F.) – 515kg - £1040

CLASS 9 – Heifer – Lim. X (17/4/14 – 31/5/14)

1st – Rory Stoddart (Forfar Y.F.) – 470kg - £1280

2nd – Dean Farquharson (Forfar Y.F.) – 505kg - £1270

3rd – Drew Speed (Brechin Y.F.) – 455kg - £1220

CLASS 10 – Best Halter Trained

Lyndsay Nelson – 525kg - £1340

CLASS 11 – Best Turned Out

Andrew Adam – 560kg - £1300

CLASS 12 – Best Daily Liveweight Gain

282  David Millar - 1.49kg/day

 CLASS 13 – Best Return on Capital

286 Beth Alexander & 383 Drew Speed 

CHAMPION

Ashleigh Nelson (Kinneff Y.F.) – 530kg - £4700 – Purchased by the Judge Miss Aileen Ritchie.

RESERVE CHAMPION

Stewart Lawrie (Brechin Y.F.) – 605kg - £1500 – Purchased by the Judge Miss Aileen Ritchie.

BEST ANIMAL OPPOSITE SEX TO CHAMPION

Andrew Adam (Forfar Y.F.) – 560KG - £1300 – Purchased by M/s Peters, West Bog.

 

First Spring Show & Sale of Store Cattle was kindly sponsored by Alexander Gauld, Farmer & Haulage Contractor, and judged by Miss Aileen Ritchie.

CLASS 1 – Pair of Bullocks

1st – P. Cooper & Son, Govals

2nd – G.D. McDonald & Son, Meadows of Ballied

3rd – P. Cooper & Son, Govals

CLASS 2 – Pair of Heifers

1st. – M/s W. McLaren, Muirhouses

2nd – M/s W. McLaren, Muirhouses

CLASS 3 – Single Bullock

1st – P. Cooper & Son, Govals

2nd – S. Brown, Roe Park

3rd – I.G. Grant, Banks of Gallery

CLASS 4 – Single Heifer

1st – P. Cooper & Son, Govals

2nd – G.D. McDonald & Son, Meadows of Ballied

CHAMPION – P. Cooper & Son, Govals – 455kg - £1380

RESERVE CHAMPION – P. Cooper & Son, Govals – 440kg - £1210

 

STORE CATTLE (602)

 

331 BULLOCKS ave. 241.4p or £1083.16

271 HEIFERS ave. 231.4p or £958.55

Leading Prices Per Kilo –

BULLOCKS -

Lim. 303.3p Govals, 286.5p Newton of Logierait; Char. 264.8p West Park, 263.5p Hilton; Simm. 273.9p Chamberlain Knowe, 256p Suttieside; BRB 297.7p Banks of Gallery, 255.3p Banks of Gallery; A.A. 242.9p Ardlebank Farms, 236.7p Ardlebank Farms; Short. 216.7p Nether Drumheads, 204.5p Nether Drumheads.

HEIFERS –

Lim. 313.3p Govals, 279.1p Meadows of Ballied; Char. 255.3p Lodgehill, 251.7 Runavey; Simm. 257.5p Aucharroch, 250.6p Suttieside; A.A. 238.1p Auchleish, 228.6p Ardlebank Farm; Short. 227.6p Runavey, 208.3p Nether Drumheads.

Leading Prices per head –

BULLOCKS -

Lim. £1380 Govals, £1320 Meadows of Ballied and New Bourtreebush; Char. £1205 West Park, £1190 Lodgehill; Simm £1185 Lundie Castle, £1135 Suttieside; BRB £1280 Banks of Gallery, £1200 Govals; A.A. £935 Ardlebank Farm, £850 Ardlebank Farm; Short. £1145 Nether Drumheads, £1040 Nether Drumheads.

HEIFERS –

Lim. £1300 Govals, £1230 New Bourtreebush; Char. £1040 Haymount, £1010 West Park; Simm. £1090 Suttieside, £1040 Suttieside; A.A. £1020 Radernie, £1005 Haymount; Short. £1070 Knowhead, £1000 Nether Drumheads.