Mon 22 December [Monday, 22nd December, 2014]

Monday, 22nd December, 2014

Sale Date: Mon 22 December

 

Lawrie & Symington, Forfar had forward  634 Prime Sheep. Lambs sold to 200p for 42kg Texels from D. Downie, Plunkie and to £86 for 47kg Texels from W. Aitken, Smiddyhouse to average 180p.

 

SQQ – 183.5p

 

Good quality Lambs sold to recent rates, while plainer sorts were stiffer to sell.

 

PRIME LAMBS (524)

 

Leading Prices per kg –

 

Tex. 192.7p Haymount; Suff. 192.3p Eight Acres; Chev. 190p Ashmore & Strone Est.; Tex.X 190.5p Newton of Crathie; Cont. 189.3p Plunkie;  Suff.X 185.4p Newton of Crathie;  Down 183.5p Little Ballo; B.F. 182.9p Craignathro; Char. 178.2p Drumdewan; Char. 174.2p Drumheads.

 

Leading Prices per head –

 

Tex. £85 Newton of Crathie, Haymount and Minard; Tex.X £84 Plunkie and Meikle Tullo; Cont. £83.50 Meikle Tullo; Chev. £82 Newton of Crathie;  Suff. £81.50 Newton of Crathie; Suff. x £81 Little Ballo; Down £80 Newton of Crathie; Char. £79.50 Haymount; B.F. £79.50 Craignathro; Char. £77.50 Drumheads.

 

Feeding Ewes and Rams (110)

 

Leading Prices per head –

 

Ewes -

 

Tex. £70 Greenford; Cont. £65 Greenford; Cross £60 Greenford; B.F. £62 Glensaugh.

 

Rams -

 

Suff. £80 Drimmie