THE FORFAR MART
WEDNESDAY, 14TH JULY 2021
Lawrie & Symington, Forfar held their sale of 17 Prime Cattle and 428 Prime Lambs, Hoggs, Ewes and Rams.
Bullocks (3) – Sold to a top of 2.58p per kg and £1697.64 for a 658 kg Limousin from Nethermyres and purchased by the Firm of W.E. Fairlie Ltd to average 2.34p.
Heifers (14) – Sold to a top of 2.73p per kg for a 544 kg Limousin from Nethermyres and purchased by Penman Butchers, Crail and to £1601.40 for a 628 kg Simmental from the Gask and purchased by James Ewart Ltd., Blairgowrie to average 2.46p.
Leading Prices per kg. –
Lim. 2.45p Nethermyres; A.A. 2.02p Denmark.
Lim. 2.68p Nethermyres, 2.67p Gask, 2.60p Craignathro (twice); BB 2.58p West Bog; Simm. 2.55p Gask.
Leading Prices per head –
Lim. £1563.10 Nethermyres; AA £1381.68 Denmark
Lim. £1533.84 West Bog, £1489.86 Gask, £1485.12 Nethermyres; A.A. £1409.58 Denmark; BB £1398.36 West Bog
NEW SEASON LAMBS (397) – Sold to a top of 300p per kg for an outstanding 42kg Blue Texel from Kirkton of Kingoldrum and to £140 per head for a 48 kg Texel from Wellbank Mains. Overall Ave. 2.52pper kg (+14p) SQQ Ave. 2.54p per kg (+13p)
Lambs selling to a sharper trade on the week, all types meeting a firm enquiry. Finished lambs with weight selling to a premium.
Leading prices per kg:-
Tex. 2.97p & 2.91p Wellbank Mains (twice), 2.90p Milton, 2.85p Kirkton of Kingoldrum, 2.84p Wellbank Mains, 2.83p Shandford & Milton, 2.80p Templeton.
Belt. 2.81p & 2.73p Clochie
Suff. 2.60p Gyratesmyre, 2.58p Clochie, 2.53p North Mains of Baldovan, 2.48p Upper Tulloes
Leading Prices per head:-
Tex. £139 Shandford, £136 Milton, £134 Wellbank Mains (twice), £133 Fawsyde, £128 Milton, £127 Shandford, £126 Kirkton of Kingoldrum, £125.50 Kirkton of Kingoldrum, £125 Over Baldinnie & Fawsyde
Belt. £135 & £123 Clochie
Suff. £124 Clochie, £120 & £116 Gyratesmyre, £115 Lednathie Est.
Tex. £141, £140 Gallaton, £130 Gallaton & Hatton of Carse
Suff. £128 Upper Tulloes, £115 Wr. Campsie
Cont. £120 Mains of Creuchies
Mule £103 Mains of Creuchies