Sale Date: 27th February 2019 – Weekly Primestock Sale


Lawrie & Symington, Forfar had forward  38  Prime Cattle and  4  OTM’S, also  433 Prime Sheep & Cast Ewes.


Bullocks (8) Sold to a top of 2.30p per kg for a 614 kg Limousin from Nethermyres and purchased by the Firm of W.E. Fairlie Ltd., and to £1414.21 for a 623 kg Limousin also from Nethermyres and purchased by the Firm of W.E. Fairlie Ltd., to average 2.20p.

Heifers  (30) Sold to a top 2.60p and £1453.40 for a 559 kg Limousin from West Bog and purchased by the Firm of J.B. Penman to average 2.16p.

Leading Prices per kg:-

Bullocks –

Lim. 2.28p Nethermyres and Mill of Inverarity, 2.27p & 2.25p Nethermyres.

Heifers –

Lim. 2.46p, 2.42p & 2.38p Nethermyres, 2.37p Craignathro, 2.35p South Ballo, 2.34p Craignathro.

Leading Prices per head –

Bullocks –

Lim. £1412.20, £1404.48 & £1399.50 Nethermyres, £1395.36 & £1375 Mill of Inverarity.

Heifers –

Lim. £1420.44 Gask, £1376.97 Craignathro, £1373.26 Nethermyres, £1370.82 Gask, £1355.19 Mill of Inverarity; Sim. £1275.73 Keir, Balmedie; Char. x £1267.86 Keir, Balmedie.

COWS (4)

Char. £1245 (1.30p) & £1135 (1.37p) South Leckaway; Linc. Red £720 (1.12p) Cairncross.


PRIME HOGGS  (363) Sold to 241.9p per kilo and £104 per head for Beltex from Balbrydie.


Leading Prices per kilo –

Blue Texel 219.5p Tannachie; Belt. 216.5p and 214.3p Balbrydie; Texel 204.4p Newmill of Inshewan; Texel x 202.2p Torrax and Easter Balgillo.

Leading Prices per head –

Tex. £97 and £96 Er. Balgillo; Tex.x £95 Torrax; Belt. £94 Coiliamy; Cont. £93 (twice) Newmill

EWES & RAMS (70)

Tex. £98 Er. Balgillo; Suff. £92 Southtown; Tex.x £90 Coiliamy

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