Wed 22 August [Weekly Primestock Sale]

Weekly Primestock Sale

Sale Date: Wed 22 August

Lawrie & Symington, Forfar had forward 32 Prime Cattle and 580 Prime Sheep. 


Bullocks (10) Sold to a top of 2.55p per kg for a 592 kilo Limousin from Gask and purchased by Fleming Butchers, Arbroath and to £1581.60 for a 659 kilo Limousin from Nethermyres and purchased by Mr. S. Watson on behalf of a client to average 2.43p per kg.

Heifers  (22) Sold to a top of 2.64p (twice) for  533kg & 530kg Limousins from Nethermyres and purchased by the Firm of J.B. Penman, Crail and to £1546.22 for a 626 kg Limousin from West Bog and purchased by James Ewart Ltd., Blairgowrie  to average 2.41p per kg.

Leading Prices per kg. –

Bullocks –

Lim. 2.50p Gask,  2.46p Mill of Inverarity; BRB 2.48p Craignathro; Char. x 2.48p Nethermyres.

Heifers –

Lim. 2.62p Gask,2.58p Nethermyres, 2.54p Mill of Inverarity, 2.48p South Ballo; BRB 2.48p West Bog.

Leading Prices per head –

Bullocks –

Lim. £1561.68 Craignathro, £1515.89 South Ballo, £1514.24 Nethermyres; BRB £1512.80 Craignathro.

Heifers –

BRB £1502.88 West Bog; Lim. £1502.58 Mill of Inverarity, £1485.54 Gask.


PRIME LAMBS  (507) Sold to 197.9p per kilo for Texels from North Mains of Dun and to £96 per head for the same lambs to average 177.2p per Kilo (-5p per kilo)

Leading Prices per kilo –

Hole O’ Clean (Tex) 195.9p

Clochie (Bel) 191.4p

Shandford (Suf) 189.6p

Templeton (Cont) 188.0p


Leading Prices per head –

Hole O’ Clean (Tex) £95

North Mains of Dun (Tex X) £94

Shandford (Suf) £93

Clochie (Bel) £89


EWES & RAMS  (73)

North Mains of Baldovan (Suf) £94

Upper Tulloes (Suf X) £89

Meikle Tullo (Tex) £88 + £86

Templeton (X) £77