Wed 16 July [Wednesday 16th July 2014]

Wednesday 16th July 2014

Sale Date: Wed 16 July





Lawrie and Symington, Forfar Mart had forward 35 Prime Cattle and 234 Prime and Cast Sheep comprising 215 Prime Sheep and 19 Cast Ewes.

Top Price in the cattle ring was 250ppk for a Lim Heifer, consigned by Messrs D. Lumgair & Sons, Gask and bought by Penman Butchers, Crail.

Top Prices;

Heifers; Lim 250p Gask; Cont. 249p Mill of Inverarity; BB 234p South Ballo; BP 232p (twice) Craignathro Farms Ltd.; Char 236p Woodhead of Mailer; Char.X 232 Hatton; AA 228p Craignathro Farms Ltd.  

Bullocks; Lim 238p 234p and 230p Nether Myres; BB 234p Woodhead of Mailer; Cont. 232p Newton of Guthrie; Lim X 230p Gask; Char 224 Hatton; Cont.X 222p Riggs and South Ballo; AA 216p Woodhead of Mailer.

Top Prices per head

Bullocks; Lim £1568.60 and £1490.40 Gask; LimX £1492.70 and £1466.08 and £1425.06 Nether Myres; Cont. £1398.96 Newton of Guthrie.

Heifers; Lim £1472.50 Gask; Cont £1446.69 Mill of Inverarity; Lim X £1399.92  Craignathro Farms Ltd; Char £1387.68 Woodhead of Mailer; BB £1380.40 and £1351.60 Craignathro Farms Ltd.


Prime lambs were shorter in numbers averaging 180.8p to a top of 213.5p for a pen of Texels from A. Beattie, Tullywhanland and bought by Yorke Butchers, Dundee.

Top Prices; Tex £102 Mains of Balhall; Beltex £99 Clochie; Dutch Texel £95 Halhill, Collessie; Cont.X £95 Tullywhanland; Suff £90 Shandford.

Top Prices per kg; Tex 213.5p Tullywhanland; TexX  211p Mains of Balhall; Cont. X 202.2p Broadshade;Dutch Texel  200 p Halhill, Collessie; Suff 188.6p Broadshade; Suff X 186.4p Clochie.

Cast Ewes (19); Tex £120 Tullywhanland; Cont. £108 Tullywhanland; Char. £93 Maryton; Mule £78 Shandford; X £78 Crudie Acres.