Sale Date: 28 Nov 2018 – Weekly Primestock Sale



Lawrie & Symington, Forfar had forward 39 Prime Cattle, 16 Cows and 774 Prime Sheep & Cast Ewes.


Bullocks (12) Sold to a top of 2.58p per kg for a 578 kg Limousin from the Gask and purchased by James Ewart Ltd.,  Forfar and to £1590.04 for a 626 kg Limousin from Nethermyres and purchased by Fleming Butchers, Arbroath to average 2.40p per kg.

Heifers  (27) Sold to a top of 2.62p per kg for a 559 kg Limousin from Nethermyres and purchased by the Firm of J.B. Penman and to £1531.62 for a 603 kg Limousin from West Bog and purchased by the Firm of W.F. Stark, Buckhaven to average 2.39p per kg.

Leading Prices per kg. –

Bullocks –

Lim. 2.57p, 2.55p, 2.54p Nethermyres, 2.51p Craignathro, 2.47p (twice) South Ballo; Char. 2.27p Pityot.

Heifers –

Lim. 2.57p Craignathro, 2.56p Nethermyres  &  Mill of Inverarity, 2.54p (twice) West Bog; Char. 2.56p Chapel of Barras;  BRB 2.53p Nethermyres.

Leading Prices per head –

Bullocks –

Lim. £1588.26 Nethermyres, £1543.50 & £1504.20 Gask, £1500.98 Craignathro; Char. £1423.29 Pityot.

Heifers –

Lim. £1521.60 Craignathro, £1507.66 & £1501.14 West Bog, £1467.47 Craignathro, £1464.58 Nethermyres; BRB £1419.33 Nethermyres; Sim. x £1393.28 Pityot; BRB £1374.25 Pityot.

COW (16)

A.A. £935 (1.11p) St. Fort; Lim. £870 1.17p) Meikle Tullo; Sim. x £815  (1.18p); Lim. £805 (1.07p).


PRIME LAMBS (572) Sold to £86 (three times) for Suffolks from Southtown of Melgund and to 197p for Texels from Cairncortie to average 162p per kg. 421 SQQs average 166p per kg.

Leading Prices per kilo –

Tex. 182p Cairnleith, 178p Cairncortie, 176p Loyal

Cont. 177p Cairncortie, 176p Templeton, 175 Cairncortie

Suff. 172p Cairncortie, 164p Ashmore

Belt. 173p Templeton, 172p Ring

Leading Prices per head –

Tex. £85 (four times) Cairncortie, £84 Cairnleith, £83 Southtown of Melgund

Suff. £83 Southtown of Melgund, £76 & £74 Tomlea, £70 Cairnleith

Cont. £83 Cairncortie, £82 Templeton

Belt. £80 Templeton

EWES & RAMS (182) sold to £80 for Texel from Southtown of Melgund.

Tex. £75 Wairds of Alpity, £72.50 Balconnel

Suff. £74 Southtown of Melgund

Cont. £70 Prieston

Mule £64 Wairds of Alpity

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