Wed 28 February [Weekly Primestock Sale]

Weekly Primestock Sale

Sale Date: Wed 28 February

WEDNESDAY, 28th FEBRUARY, 2018

Lawrie & Symington, Forfar had forward   19 Prime Cattle, 2 OTM also 765 Prime Sheep. 

PRIME CATTLE

Bullocks (6) sold to a top of 2.50p per kilo for a 626 kilo Limousin from Nethermyres and purchased by the Firm of W.E. Fairlie Ltd., Letham and also to £1577.16 for a 674 kilo Limousin also from Nethermyres and also purchased by the Firm of W.E. Fairlie Ltd. to average 2.30p per kilo.

Heifers (13) sold to a top of 2.50p per kilo (twice) both from Nethermyres,  once for a 583 kilo Limousin  purchased by the Firm of J.B. Penman, Crail and second for a 559 kg Limousin purchased by the Firm of W.E. Fairlie Ltd. and also to £1523.34 for a 651 kilo Limousin from Mill of Inverarity and purchased by the Firm of W.E. Fairlie Ltd. to average 2.36p per kilo.

Leading Prices per kilo –

Bullocks –

Lim. 2.34p, 2.32p, 2.30p, 2.25p Nethermyres

Heifers –

Lim.  2.44p, 2.41p & 2.40p Woodhead of Mailer; Char. 2.40p Mill of Inverarity, 2.38p Craignathro.

Leading Prices per head –

Bullocks –

Lim. £1565, £1508.80, £1503.36 Nethermyres.

Heifers –

Char. £1473.60 Mill of Inverarity; Lim. £1457.50 & £1397.50 Nethermyres, £1385.04 West Bog.

Cows (2)

Lim. £1015 (1.33p) Crieff ; Sim. x £895 (1.36p) Crieff.

PRIME SHEEP

Prime Hoggs (705) sold to £112 for a Tex from Torrax and 256.8p for a Chev from Newmill of Inshewan to average 210p per kilo.

Leading Prices per kg –

 

Texel : 234.8p Torrax, 229.6p Greenford

Beltex: 238.2p Balbrydie

Suffolk: 222.7p Middle Drimmie

Chev: 256.8p Newmill of Inshewan

Cont: 227.9p Heatherstacks

 

Leading Prices per head –

Texel : £110 (twicw) Torrax

Beltex: £110 Easter Balgillo & Balbrydie

Suffolk: £108 Heatherstacks

Chev: £108 Easter Balgillo

Cont: £108 Glenmoy

 

Ewes (60)

Suff. £112 Wardmill

Tex. £95 Wardmill, £86 Balconnel

Cont. £78 Balbrydie

X. £77 Glensaugh

Chev. £54 Glenmoy

BF. £46 Glensaugh