Sale Date: Wednesday 1st April 2020 – Weekly Primestock Sale

Lawrie & Symington, Forfar had forward 23   Prime Cattle ,  5  Cows and 505  Prime Sheep & Cast Ewes and Rams.


Bullocks (7) Sold to a top of 228p per kg for a 607 kg Limousin from the Gask and purchased by the Firm of W.E. Fairlie Ltd., Letham and to £1475.86 for a 677 kg Limousin from Nethermyres and purchased on behalf of a client to ave. 216p.

Heifers (23) Sold to a top of 259p per kg for a 527 kg Limousin from Nethermyres and purchased by Scott Bros., Dundee and to £1408 for a 640 kg BRBx from Craignathro and purchased by the Firm of W.F. Stark, Butchers, Buckhaven to ave. 223p.

Leading Prices per kg-

Bullocks –

Lim. 221p Chapel of Barras, 220p, 218p & 214p Nethermyres, 210p Mill of Inverarity.

Heifers –

BB 248p Nethermyres; Lim. 240p West Bog, 230p Pityot; South Devon 225p Gask; Bl.DAqu. 220p Pityot; Char. 216p Pityot.

Leading Prices per  head –

Bullocks –

Lim. £1438.08 Nethermyres, £1419.60 Mill of Inverarity, £1383.96 Gask.

Heifers –

Lim. £1351.20 & £1322.73 West Bog, £1294.70 Pityot, £1278.72 Mill of Inverarity, £1277.38 West Bog; South Devon £1334.25 Gask; Bl. DAqu. £1328 Pityot; Char. £1259.28 Pityot.

COWS (5)

Lim. X £810 (1.13p) Shandford, £730 (1.08p) Afflochie; Sim. £810 (1.11p), £770 (1.10p) & £700 (1.08p) Abbeythune.


PRIME  HOGGS  Sold to a top of 250p per kg for Beltex from Balbrydie and to £110 for Texels from Newton of Fotheringham to average 175p per kg. SQQ 185p.

Leading Prices per kg –

Tex. – 229p Newton of Fotheringham, 213p Glenmoy, 209p Tewel

Belt. – 249p & 240p Balbrydie, 231p Newton of Fotheringham

Cont. – 231p Balbrydie, 200p Tewel

Chev. – 180p Glenmoy, Baldastard, 179p Tewel

Suff. – 191p Tewel, 185p Newton of Fotheringham, 182p Glenmoy & Henderston Farms

Cross – 182p Middlehill, 178p Baldastard

B.F. – 170p Dalbrack & Middlehill

Leading Prices per head –

Tex. - £100 & £96 Glenmoy, £94 Tewel, £96 Henderston Farms

Belt. - £107, £105 & £101 Balbrydie

Cont. - £97 Newton of Fotheringham, £92 Tewel

Chev. -  £81 Glenmoy, £79 Tewel

Suff. -  £96 (twice) & £95 Henderston Farms, £90 Tewel

Cross -  £89 Middlehill

B.F. -  £86 Dalbrack


Beltex - £99 & £90  Balbrydie

Tex. - £80 Croft of Cultalonie


Also held at Forfar Mart today was the Annual Grass Park Lets for Season 2020.

Grass sold to  £172 per acre

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