Mon 29 December [PRIMESTOCK SALE REPORT]

PRIMESTOCK SALE REPORT

Sale Date: Mon 29 December

 

Lawrie & Symington, Forfar had forward 675 Prime Lambs, Cast Ewes and Rams.

 

Prime Lambs (566) sold to 200p (twice) for 34kg Beltex Cross from K. Black, Redford Smithy and for 40kg Beltex Cross from W.J.R. Knox, Templeton and to £94 for 58kg Tex. From I.J. Blackhall & Sons, Milton of Durris.

 

Leading Prices per kilo –

 

Tex. 195p South Ballo; Tex.X 191.4p Redford Smithy; Belt. 187.8p South Ballo; Cont. 186.4p Wester Coul Farm; Suff. 182.5p Little Ballo; B.F. 181.6p Craignathro Farms Ltd.; Suff. x 180.5p Kinnordy Farm Ptnrshp; Down 180p South Ballo.

 

Leading Prices per head –

 

Tex. £91 Balconnel; Tex.X £90 Balconnel and Torrax; Belt. £88 Torrax; Cont. £88 Torrax and Milton of Durris;  Suff. £88 Torrax;  Suff. x £86 Balconnel; Down £80 Shandford;  B.F. £79 Craignathro Farms Ltd.

 

Cast Ewes (109)

 

Leading Prices per head –

 

Tex. £122 Shandford;  Suff. £120 Shandford; Tex.X £94 Balconnel; Cont. £80 Little Ballo; Cross £74 Afflochie; Suff.X £70 Little Ballo; B.F. £70 Little Ballo; Chev. £44 Ashmore & Strone Est.

 

Cast Rams

 

B.F. £54 Little Ballo