Thu 29 May [Thursday 29th May 2014]

Thursday 29th May 2014

Sale Date: Thu 29 May

Lawrie & Symington Ltd sold 150 Store & Breeding Cattle in Forfar on Thursday to a packed ringside of buyers from all over the UK.

Top price of the day was £2380 for a Luing Heifer with her bull calf at foot from Messrs E.W. Jolly, Westmain of Turin, Forfar.


Leading prices; In Calf Heifers – Balgay (AA) £1380, £1350, £1320.

Heifers with Calves – Westmains of Turin (Luing) £2380, £2250, £2220, £2200; Kinnaird (Sal X) £2050, £2050; Westpark (Sim) £2000.


Store Cattle; Sold to a top of 265.4ppk for a pen of 260kg Chx Blks from J & A Lindsay, Runavey Farm, Glenshee and to £1060 for a 505kg Lim Hfr from Westpark Farms, Auchterarder.


Leading prices per head;

Blks – Radernie (AA) £950; Easter Cleavage (Lim) £825; Cowhillock (Sho) £810.

Hfrs – Westpark (Lim) £1060; Mains of Pitgur (Chx) £1010; Westpark (Lim) £1000.


Leading prices per kg;

Blks – Runavey (Chx) 265.4ppk; Newbigging of Craighall (Smx) 233.3ppk; Cowhillock (Sho) 228.2ppk

Hfrs – Westpark (lim) 210ppk; Radernie (AA) 205.1ppk; Radernie (AA) 205ppk.