Saturday, 27th September, 2014
Sale Date: Sat 27 September
Lawrie & Symington, Forfar had on offer 4024 Sheep at their second sale of Store & Breeding Sheep.
Included in todays sale was the Show of Blackface Wedder Lambs, the show was sponsored by the Blackface Sheep Breeders Association and kindly judged by Mr. Ian Stewart c/o Easter Cash, Strathmiglo.
An outstanding show of Blackface Wedder Lambs today were keenly bid for and vendors going home very happy! A new record price was achieved for this centre consigned by Rottal Estate Partnership of £63 and purchased by Henry Shanks, Easter Cash.
His awards are as follows:-
1st. – Rottal Estate Partnership – sold for £63 to H. Shanks, Er. Cash.
2nd – Balnaboth H.F. – sold for £49 to T. Clark, Wellhead.
3rd - Firm of J.J. Gibb, Glenisla – sold for £50 to G. Reid, South Park.
Whitefaced Gimmers –
Tex £160 Newhouse of Glamis; Tex X £138 Nether Middleton Farm; Cont. £136 Incheoch Farm and Tamsacre; X £134 Balgay Farm; Belt.X £158 Minard; Chr.X £138 Minard; Mule £140 Margie; Suf. £114 Montrose Road; Suf.X £106 Corner Cott.
Blackface Gimmers –
£110 Balblythe; £100 Newton Farm; (suckled) £64 Parkhill.
Blackface Ewes –
2 Crop £68 Balblyth; 4 Crop £64 Balblyth; Corr. Bel. £46 Cairncross, £32 Hunthill Est.
Blackface Ewe Lambs –
£70 Glenisla; £48 Balnaboth H.F.; £46 Meikle Coul; £42 Inveredrie.
Whitefaced Ewes –
Mule (full.warr.) £90 Brae of Pert; £80 Shandford; Mule (corr. Bel) £81 Brae of Pert; £62 Shandford; Tex. (full.warr.) £114 Incheoch Farm; Tex.X (full.warr.) £86 Easter Ogil Farms
Whitefaced Ewe Lambs –
Tex. £95 Newhouse of Glamis; Mule £69 Meikle Coul; Tex.X £62 Gallowshade; Cont. £50 Neilston Cottar Ho and Mosshead Farm; Chev £58 Neilston Cottar House.
Other Leading Prices for B.F. Wedder Lambs –
£54 Meikle Coul; £52 Hunthill Estate; £51 Rottal Estate; £50 Glenisla & Cairncross; £49 Laighwood & Balnaboth H.F.; £48.50 Drumdewan; £48 Glensaugh.
Store Lambs (2176)
Leading prices per head:- Cont. £80 Gleneffock and Ogil Farm; Belt. £78 Gleneffock; Belt.X £75 Cairncross; Tex 65 Drumdewan; Tex.X £64 Crossbog; Suf. £60.50 Brae of Pert; Suf.X £58 Lednathie Estate; Down £56 Laighwood; X £65 Drumdewan and Gleneffock; Jac. £57 Gallowshade; Chr. £48.50 Clochan.
Leading Prices per head for Feeding Ewes –
Tex. £59 Easter Ogil; Tex.X £40 Easter Ogil; B.F. £34 Inveredrie; Rye £29 Bonfield Park.
Tex. £100 Easter Ogil; B.F. £40 Hunthill Est.