Primestock Sale Report Wednesday 11th June 2014
Sale Date: Wed 11 June
Lawrie and Symington, Forfar Mart had forward 53 Cattle and 431 Prime and Cast Sheep.
All classes of Prime Cattle sold cheaper on the week, with buyers being very cautious.
Bullocks (21): Prime Bullocks averaged 195.8ppk and sold to 230ppk for a Lim from A A & J Brand, Nether Myres purchased by J Chapman of Wishaw and £1617.96 gross for a Lim from D Lumgair & Sons, Gask purchased by W E Fairlie of Letham.
Top prices Include;
Woodhead of Mailer (AA) 220ppk; Nether Myres (Lim) 220ppk; Dalbog (Blonde) 202ppk.
Heifers (23); Prime Heifers averaged 195ppk and sold to 242ppk for a Lim from A A & J Brand, Nether Myres purchased by C G Fleming & Sons of Arbroath and £1425.24 gross for a Lim from Craignathro, purchased by W E Fairlie of Letham.
Top prices include; Todhall (PA X) 228ppk; Nether Myres (Lim X) 222ppk; Todhall (BB X) 218ppk.
Holstein Friesian 118 & 114p, Easter Cash
Hereford £1025(122p) Hatton
NSL (248): 248 averaged 228.8ppk. 118 SQQ’s averaged 237.7ppk.
Top Prices include; Easter Cash (Bel) £116-Redford Smithy 251.3ppk; Broadshade (Suf) £116- Crudie Acres 246.3ppk; Southtown of Melgund (Tex) £104-244.7ppk; Baldovie (Cont) £109-Tipperty 243.9ppk; Maryton (Char) £103-210.9ppk
Prime Hoggs: (75) averaged 151.6ppk.
Shanford (Tex) £88-179.6ppk; Kinrive (BTex) £80-178.4ppk; Clockhan (Che) £80-Kinrive 170.7ppk; Glenkilrie(BF) £79-168.1ppk; Henderston Farms (Mule) £78-158.1ppk.
Ewes (108): Southtown of Melgund (Suf) £141; East Mains of Auchterhouse (Tex) £136; Drumyellow (Char) £119; Port of Tummel (Cont) £129; Southtown of Melgund (Mule) £98; Drumfork (Chev) £78; Denbrae (BF) £78;
Rams; Clockhan (Chev) £126; Montrose Road (Suf) £106; Bankhead (X) £98;