Sale Date: Wednesday 21st April, 2021 – Weekly Primestock Sale

THE FORFAR MART
WEDNESDAY, 21ST APRIL 2021
Lawrie & Symington, Forfar held their sale of 31 Prime Cattle, 6 OTM’s and 590 Prime Hoggs, Ewes and Rams.
PRIME CATTLE
Bullocks (11) – Sold to a top of 2.58p per kg twice, one for a 614 kg Limousin from Nethermyres and purchased by W.F. Stark Butchers, Buckhaven and second for a 538 kg BB from Chapel of Barras and purchased by James Ewart Butchers, Monifieth and to £1610 for a 644 kg Limousin from Nethermyres and purchased by the Firm of W.E. Fairlie Ltd., Letham to average 244p.
Heifers – (20) – Sold to a top of 2.73p per kg twice, one for a 514 kg Limousin from Nethermyres and purchased by J.B. Penman, Butchers, Crail and second for a 542 kg Limousin from Chapel of Barras and purchased by Scott Bros., Dundee and to £1665.20 for a 724 kg Charolais from Pityot and purchased by Mr. S. Watson on behalf of a client to average 252p.
Leading Prices per kg. –
Bullocks –
Lim. 250p (twice) Nethermyres, 2.48p Fawsyde, 2.46p Barns of Airlie; Sim. 248p Shandford, 2.44p Shandford.
Heifers –
Lim. 2.72p West Bog, 2.69p Nethermyres, 2.68p West Bog, 2.67p Gask.
Leading Prices per head –
Bullocks –
Lim. £1584.12 & £1580 Nethermyres, £1552.88 Riggs; Simm. £1550.36 Riggs,
Heifers –
Lim. £1597.28 West Bog, £1580 Pityot, £1558.74 Gask; B.B. £1584 Kinclaven; Char. £1557.44 Pityot.
OTMS (6)
Lim. £1130 (1.52p) Meikle Coull
Sim. £1200 (1.52p) Suttieside
A.A. £1150 (1.47p) & £1000 (1.42p) St. Fort
PRIME HOGGS (463) – Sold to a top of 377p per kg and £170 for a pen of 45 kg Beltex from Glenmoy. Overall Average 287p per kg . SQQ Ave. 294p per kg.
Hoggs selling slightly less on the week. A more mixed show of quality, well finished hoggs selling to a premium still.
Leading Prices per kg. –
Tex. – 360p Newmill of Inshewan, 337p Kinclaven (twice), 314p Middlehill, 308p Kinclaven & Greenford, 305p Middlehill, 304p Newmill of Inshewan, 303p Middlehill, 302p Southtown of Melgund.
Belt. – 362p Newmill of Inshewan, 347p Newmill of Inshewan, 338p Glenmoy, 308p Middlehill
Suff. – 307p Greenford, 302p Glenmoy, 298p Newbigging of Craighall
Chev. – 309p Glenmoy, 306p Greenford (twice), 304p Glenmoy, 296p Plunkie
Leading Prices per head –
Tex. - £157 Shandford, £155 Newmill of Inshewan, £154, £153 & £150 Shandford, £148 Southtown of Melgund & Middlehill, £146 Southtown of Melgund, £145 Kinclaven (twice) & Southtown of Melgund
Belt. - £169 Glenmoy, £163 Newmill of Inshewan, £160 Glenmoy
Suff. - £139 Glenmoy (twice), £134 Newmill of Inshewan, £129 Greenford, £128.50 Newbigging of Craighall
Chev. - £131 Glenmoy, £130 Newmill of Inshewan & Glenmoy, £128.50 Greenford (twice)
EWES & RAMS – (127) Ave. £95
Leading Prices –
EWES
Tex. - £161, £141, £135 Shandford, £130 Mains of Creuchies & Shandford, £113 Balconnel
Char. - £159 Shandford
Suff. - £141 Shandford, £130 Clochie, £129 Southtown of Melgund
Chev. - £126 Starr
Chev./Mule - £135 Starr
Mule - £109 Shandford, £106 Ballintuim, £99 Glensaugh
B.F. - £104 Maryton, £101 & £86 Mains of Creuchies
Zwart. - £123 Guildy Den
RAMS
Tex. - £145 & £130 Mains of Creuchies
Belt. - £139.50 Clochie, £116 Shandford
Suff. - £141 Clochie
BFL - £141 Mains of Creuchies


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