Wed 6 January [WEDNESDAY, 6TH JANUARY, 2016]


Sale Date: Wed 6 January


Lawrie & Symington, Forfar had forward 34 Prime Cattle, 11 Cows, 689 Prime Hoggets and 119 Cast Ewes and Rams.


Bullocks (6) sold to 256p and £1615.36 for a 631 kg Limousin from Messrs A.A. & J. Brand, Nethermyres to Flemings of Arbroath to average 230.6p.

Heifers (28) sold to 254p and £1551.94 for a 611 kg Limousin from J.A. Peters & Son, West Bog to David Reid & Son Ltd., Burrelton to average 221.1p.

Leading Prices per kg.-

Bullocks –

Lim. 240p Nethermyres; Lim.x 236p Gask; BRB 228p Todhall.

Heifers –

Lim. 250p West Bog & Nethermyres; A.A. x £244p Nethermyres; Lim.x  242p Nethermyres; Cont. 240p Craignathro; BRB 232p Pityot; Cont. x 230p Mill of Inverarity; BRB 228p Todhall; Char. 224p Pityot.

Leading Prices per head –

Bullocks –

Lim. £1514.40 Nethermyres; Lim.x £1482.08 Gask; BRB £1425 Todhall.

Heifers –

Lim. £1527.50 West Bog; Lim. x £1510.74 Gask; Char. x £1375.36 Pityot; Cont. £1352.35 Pityot; BRB £1346.24 Todhall; BAx £1337.12 Nethermyres; BRB x £1331.52 Todhall; Cont. x £1331 Nethermyres.

Cast Cows (11) sold to £960 for a 918kg Aberdeen Angus.

A.A. £760 Tullywhanland; Lim. £730 Tullywhanland.


Prime Hoggets (689) sold to 202.3p for 44.5kg Texels from Messrs H. Shanks & Co., Easter Cash and to £94 for 47kg Beltexs from Messrs D. Stewart & Son, Mains of Dalrulzion to average 166.7p.

SQQ average 183.4p.

Leading Prices pe kg.:-

Belt. 200p Mains of Dalrulzion; Belt.x 197.7p Mains of Dalrulzion; Cont. 193.5p Newmill of Inshewan; Tex. 190.9p Easter Cash; Tex.x 183.7p Newton Farm; Suff. 175p Drumyellow and Newton Farm; Suff.x 169.5p Henderston Farms; Down 165.4p Rossie Home Farms; Cross 167.5p Kinnordy Partnership; B.F. 162.5p Nether Drumheads.

Leading Prices per head –

Cont. £90 Easter Cash; Tex. £89 Newmill of Inshewan; Tex.x £88 Mains of Dalrulzion; Suff. x £86 Kinnordy Partnership; Belt. £85 Mains of Dalrulzion; Belt.x £84 Mains of Dalrulzion; Suff.x £83 Drumyellow; Down £77 Drumyellow; B.F. £68.50 Henderston Farms; Cross £64.50 Kinnordy Partnership.

Cast Ewes & Rams (119)

Ewes –

Tex. £116 Balgay; Tex.x £96 Inverdovat Farms; Suff. £93 Inverdovat Farms; Cont. £90 Balgay; Suff.x £90 Greenford; Down £86 Inverdovat Farms; Cross £76 Greenford; B.F. £52 Glensaugh.

Rams –

Tex. £75 Clachnabrain; B.F.L. £70 Clachnabrain; B.F. £55 Dalbog.