Sale Date: 3rd April 2019 – Weekly Primestock Sale

LAWRIE & SYMINGTON
THE FORFAR MART

WEDNESDAY, 3RD APRIL, 2019

Lawrie & Symington, Forfar had forward 30 Prime Cattle and 3 OTMS’s and  914 Prime Sheep & Cast Ewes.

 PRIME CATTLE

Bullocks (10) Sold to a top of 2.42p per kg for a 596 kg Limousin from Nethermyres and purchased by Scott Bros., Dundee and to £1460.91 for a 627 kg Limousin from Nethermyres and purchased by the Firm of W.E. Fairlie Ltd., Letham to average 2.20p.

 Heifers (20) Sold to a top of 2.50p per kg for a 538 kg Limousin from Nethermyres and purchased by the Firm of J.B. Penman, Crail and to £1430 for a 650 kg BRB from Gask and purchased by the Firm of W.E. Fairlie Ltd., Letham to average 2.17p.

 Leading Prices per kg:-

Bullocks –

Lim. 2.33p Nethermyres, 2.28p Craignathro, 2.26p (twice) Nethermyres; Char. x 2.18p Chapel of Barras.

Heifers –

Lim. 2.44p Craignathro and Nethermyres, 2.40p West Bog, 2.32p West Bog, 2.30p (twice) Mill of Inverarity, 2.27p McEwan Farms; BRB 2.40p Nethermyres, 2.20p Gask; Sal. x 2.11p Gask.

Leading Prices per head –

Bullocks –

Char. x £1456.24 Chapel of Barras; Lim. £1442.32 Nethermyres, £1384.56 McEwan Farms, £1383.12 Nethermyres, £1356 Nethermyres; Char. x £1339.85 Chapel of Barras.

 Heifers –

Lim. £1425.45 Gask, £1401.28 West Bog, £1359.30 Mill of Inverarity; Sal.  x £1373.61 Gask; BRB £1356 Nethermyres.

COWS (2)

Lim. £855 (1.31p) and £650 (1.12p) Waterside of Thornton

BULL (1)

Lim. £990 (1.13p) Cortachy H.F.

 PRIME SHEEP

PRIME HOGGS  (802) were dearer to 233.3p per kilo for Texels from Torrax and £108 per head for Beltex  (twice) from Easter Balgillo.

SQQ Hoggs averaged 211.9p per kilo (plus 7.7p)

Overall Hoggs averaged 198.4p per kilo (plus 4p)

Leading Prices per head –

Tex. £105 (3 times) Torrax; Belt. £101 Easter Balgillo; x Belt. £100 (twice)  Newmill of Inshewan; x Tex. £98 Croft of Cultalonie.

 Leading Prices per kilo –

Tex. 230.2p Gibsonhall; Belt. 229.8p Er. Balgillo; x Belt. 226.2p Balbrydie; Chev. 224.4p Glenmoy.

EWES & RAMS (112)

Ewes –

Tex. £130 (twice) Westhall; Suff. £128 Balnagarrow; x Suff. £100 Upper Tulloes; X £82 Greenford; B.F. £62 Glenisla.

Rams –

Chev. £88 Rome


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