Sat 6 September [Saturday, 6th September, 2014]

Saturday, 6th September, 2014

Sale Date: Sat 6 September

Lawrie & Symington Ltd sold 125 Store Cattle 1741 Store & Breeding Sheep in Forfar on Saturday.  

 

Store Cattle were a great trade and were easy sold to a packed ringside.

 

Top prices - £1390 for a Simmental X Bullock off B W Strachan, West Bank or to 236.4p for Limousin off Newhouse, Turriff.

 

Top Prices – Bullock

Sim - £1390 West Bank;Lim - £1350 Wairds of Alpity ;Char - £1260 Newhouse ;Cont - £1210 Herdhillmuir ;BP - £1190, £1160 Wairds of Alpity

Saler - £1170 Newhouse .

 

Heifer

Simm X - £1150 Craigend ;Lim - £1110 Craigend;Cont - £ 1110 – Wairds of Alpity ;BB - £1080 Whitefield View ;Char X - £1080 – Craigend ;AA - £1020 – St Fort .

 

Top Prices per Kilo – Bullocks

Lim  236.4pNewhouse ;Cont 235p Woodhill ;Galloway 235p Hunthill Estate ;Saler 229p Newhouse ;Sim X  228.3p Suttieside;BP 227.3p Afflochie ;AA 226.5p Dunlappie

 

Heifers

Lim 226.2p  Woodhill ;Sim 224.4p Suttieside ;Cont  224.4p  Wairds of Alpity ;BP  223.7p Craigend; AA 222p Afflochie.

 

Feeding Cows – AA £890 Hunthill Est; Shorthorn £850 and £800 Hunthill Est.

 

BREEDING SHEEP

 

Judge of the day was Mr. A. Strachan, Clochie who awarded the overall champion pen of Mule Gimmers to R. Simpson & Son, Mains of Creuchies,

Second was G. Ogg & Son, Carroch, Third was Mr. D. Black Minaird.

 

Mule Gimmers averaged £135.92; Chev/Mule Gimmers averaged £147.63;

Texel Gimmers averaged £144.35.

 

Mule Gimmers £168 Minaird; £165 Mains of Creuchies; £152 Carroch; £148 Mains of Creuchies; Chev/Mule Gimmers  £158 and £156 Ashmore & Strone Estates; £136 Lower Powburn; Texel Gimmers £190,£178,£162,£148 Minaird; £174,£150,£144 & £142 Hallhill; £142 Nether Middleton; £154 Tamsacre; Char Gimmers £135 Newton.

 

Ewes

 

Cross Ewes £102 Redford Smithy; Cheviot Ewes £98 Kinnaird.

 

Ewe Lambs

 

Chev. £80 Pitnacree; Texel £80 & £76 Pitnacree

 

Store Lambs

 

Beltex £68 and £58.50 Mill of Murroes; Texel X Mule £67.50,£64.50 and £64 Clachnabrain; Suffolk £62.50 New Gilston; Cont. £67,£62.50 and £60 Newbigging of Craighall; Texel X Blackface £61, £58 and £56 Runavey; Cheviot £55 Tillyrie; Chev. X Mule £56 Neilston.