THE FORFAR MART
WEDNESDAY, 12th OCTOBER, 2022
Lawrie & Symington, Forfar held their sale of 11 Prime Cattle, 2 OTM and 657 Prime Lambs, Ewes and Rams.
Heifers – (11) Sold to a top of 3.02p per kg for a 586 kg Limousin from West Bog and purchased by Penman Butchers, Crail and to £1785.60 for a 620 kg Limousin also from West Bog and purchased by Stark Butchers, Buckhaven to average 2.86p.
Leading Prices per kg:-
Lim. 2.90p & 2.88p West Bog, 2.84p & 2.80p Greenhead, 2.70p West Bog; B.B. 2.88p Greenhead.
Leading Prices per head:-
Lim. £1769.72 West Bog, £1709.68 Greenhead, £1693.60 & £1636.20 West Bog, £1607.20 Greenhead; BB £1543.68 Greenhead.
Sim. £1880 (1.94p) & Char. x £1420 (1.84p) Findowrie
PRIME LAMBS (472) – Topping the sale today was a 56 kg Suffolk realising £130 from Mr. A. Strachan, Clochie, top price per kg. was 281p for a pair of Beltex crosses scaling 42 kgs from Mrs. L. Richardson, Myreside.
Leading Prices per head:
Beltex - £127 Over Finlarg, £125 Clochie Farm, £123 Knockhill Ho. & The Goddens, £120 Townhead, £118 Myreside
Texel - £125 Townhead & Beechcroft, £124 Balglassie Farm, £120 Franklyn St. & Beechcroft, £119.50 Tomlea, £118 (2) The Goddens
Suffolk - £113 Knockhill Ho., £110 Tomlea & Wellsden, £108.50 Mains of Creuchies, £108 Govals
Cheviot/Mule - £111 Over Finlarg, £107 Tomlea, £106.50 Mains of Creuchies
Cheviot - £110 Over Finlarg, £105 Donaldsons Court
BFL - £110 Newhouse of Glamis
Cont. - £105.50 Myreside
BF - £98.50 Afflochie
Leading Prices per kg:
Beltex – 279.5p The Goddens, 266p Clochie, 255.3p Townhead, 246p Knockhill Ho., 240p Govals
Texel – 274.4p & 268.2p The Goddens, 260.4p Townhead, 251.1p Govals, 242.9p Little Bamff
Suffolk – 232.1p Clochie, 231.7p Simpsons Court, 230p Tomlea, 225p Govals, 220p Wellsden, 218.6p Afflochie
Chevion/Mule – 221.7p Tomlea, 217.6 Over Finlarg, 214p Roman Road & Tomlea, 213p Mains of Creuchies
Cont. – 237.8p Myreside
Cheviot – 218p Donaldsons Court, 215.7p Over Finlarg
BF – 214.1p Afflochie
CAST SHEEP (185) – Top Price per head for Cast Sheep was £150 for a Texel consigned by I. Bain, Beechcroft.
Texel - £149 Beechcroft, £136 North Mains of Baldovan, £135 Govals, £125 Whitehills, £124 Wellsden
Suffolk - £129 North Mains of Baldovan, £123 Govals
BFL - £129 Newhouse of Glamis
Cheviot/Mule - £119 Clochie
Cross - £95 West Bogton, North Mains of Baldovan & Sillyflat
Lleyns - £60 Gallowshade Rd.
BDM - £92 The Ranch
Hampshire - £81 & £75 Easter Ballindean Lodge
Zwartble - £63 Sillyflat
Cheviot - £60 Sillyflat
BF - £57 West Bogton