Wed 5 November [PRIMESTOCK SALE REPORT]

PRIMESTOCK SALE REPORT

Sale Date: Wed 5 November

 

Lawrie & Symington, Forfar had on offer 21 Prime Cattle, 5 Cast Cows, 920 Prime Lambs and 341 Cast Ewes, Rams and Wedders.

PRIME CATTLE

Bullocks (8) sold to 272p (£1602.08) for a 589 kg Limousin from Messrs A.A. & J. Brand, Nethermyres to C.G. Fleming & Sons (Butchers) Ltd., Arbroath to average 229.1p.

Heifers (13) sold to 270p for a 544kg Limousin from Craignathro Farms Ltd. to R.Watt, Butchers, Forfar and to £1562.88 for a 592kg Lim. from J.A. Peters & Son, West Bog to James Ewart Ltd. to average 248.2p.

Leading Prices per kg. –

Bullocks -

B.B. 250p Nethermyres; B.B. X 230p Todhall; Lim.X 244p Nethermyres; Lim. 238p South Ballo; Cont. 224p Todhall.

Heifers –

Lim. 264p Craignathro & West Bog; Lim.X 260p Gask & Nethermyres; Cont. 232p South Ballo.

Leading Prices per head –

Bullocks –

B.B. £1552.32 Todhall; B.B. X £1525 Nethermyres; Lim.X £1505.48 Nethermyres; Lim.X £1449.42 South Ballo; Sim. £1362.60 Peasiehill.

Heifers –

Lim. £1528.80 Gask; Lim.X £1483.68; Cont. £1471.20; Cont.X £1373.44 South Ballo.

Cast Cows –

Leading Prices per head –

Lim. £750 Myreside; Linc. £750 St. Fort H.F.; Sim. £670 Denhead.

PRIME SHEEP

Prime Sheep (920) sold to 190.9p for 44kg Beltex from D.R. McIntyre, Kinrive and to £87 for 47kg Beltex also from D.R. McIntyre, Kinrive to average 158.3p.

384 SQQ’s ave. 164.2p

Leading Prices per kg –

Belt. 185.1p Kinrive; Belt.X 179.5p Finegand Est.; Cont. 175p Shandford; Tex. 173.2p East Ballochy; Tex.X 172.4p Loyal; Suff. 171.4p Shandford; Suff.X 165.2p Henderston Farms; Char. 171.4p East Ballochy; Char.X 169.2p Roundhillock; X 153.5p Tomlea; B.F. 140.6p Henderston Farms.

Leading Prices per head –

Belt. £84 Kinrive; Belt.X £83 Meikle Tullo; Cont. £82 Wellbank; Tex. £79 Finegand Est. & Grange; Tex.X £77 Balgay; Suff. £78 Shandford & Newton of Crathie; Char. £77 Roundhillock; Char.X £72 East Ballochy; X £71 Latch; B.F. £67.50 Henderston Farms.

Ewes –

Suff. £100 Broadshade; Suff.X £89 Inverdovat Farms; Tex. £94 Broadshade; Tex.X £80 Glensaugh; Cont. £74 Newton of Crathie; X £75 Shandford; Chev. £72 Over Finlarg; BFL £69 Inverdovat Farms; B.F. £63 Newton of Crathie.

Rams –

Tex. £64 Wellbank; X £45 Milton of Kincraigie.

Wedders –

B.F. £71.50 Glenogil Ltd.; Chev. £68 Auchentoul; X £62 Auchentoul