Sale Date: Wednesday 24th February, 2021 – Weekly Primestock Sale

THE FORFAR MART
WEDNESDAY, 24th FEBRUARY, 2021
Lawrie & Symington, Forfar held their sale of 38 Prime Cattle, 3 OTM’s, 586 Prime Hoggs, Ewes and Rams.
PRIME CATTLE
Bullocks (8) – Sold to a top of 261p per kg for a 612 kg Limousin from Nethermyres and purchased by the Firm of W.E. Fairlie Ltd., Letham and to £1656.08 for a 652 kg Limousin from Mill of Inverarity and purchased by W.F. Stark, Butchers, Buckhaven to average 233.5p.
Heifers – (22) – Sold to a top of 268p per kg for a 540 kg BB from Mill of Inverarity and to £1506.82 for a 658 kg Charolais from Gask and purchased by Chapman, Butchers, Wishaw to average 237p.
Young Bulls – (8) – Sold to a top of 232p and £1512.64 for a 652 kg Simmental from Fallaw to average 216p.
Leading Prices per kg. –
Bullocks –
Lim. 255p Nethermyres, 254p Mill of Inverarity, 230p Chapel of Barras; BB 250p Nethermyres; B. Short. 208p & 207p Balgay.
Heifers –
Lim. 258p & 256p Nethermyres, 254p (twice) Mill of Inverarity, 246p Wood of Auldbar, 245p West Bog; BB 240p Leyshade.
Young Bulls –
Sim. 227p & 224p Fallaw, Lim. x 224p, 213p & 208p Templefold (Echt).
Leading Prices per head –
Bullocks –
Lim. £1597.32 & £1545.30 Nethermyres, £1521.52 Upper Tulloes; BB £1505 Nethermyres; B. Short. £1335.36 & £1299.96 Balgay
Heifers –
Lim. £1474.56 Nethermyres, £1460.20 West Bog, £1458.20 Gask, £1451.52 Fawsyde; BB £1447.20 Mill of Inverarity, £1417.26 West Bog
Young Bulls –
Sim. £1480.04 & £1424.64 Fallaw; Lim. £1164.80 & £1150.20 Templefold (Echt)

OTMS (3)
Sim. £1060 (135p) & £1050 (130p) Meikle Tullo; A.A. £925 (117p) Dunlappie

PRIME HOGGS (490) – Sold to a top of 330p per kg for a 43 kg BDM from Balbrydie and to £146 per head for a 67 kg Texel from Torrax. Hoggs still selling to a buoyant trade for a mixed show forward, with a large portion of lean 31 – 43 kg Hoggs present. Overall Average 275p per kg. SQQ Ave. 281p per kg.
25 – 32 kg – Ave. 288p per kg - £90 per head
32 – 39 kg – Ave. 265p per kg - £96 per head
39 – 45 kg – Ave. 284p per kg - £122 per head
45 – 52 kg. – Ave. 264p per kg - £127 per head
52 + kg – Ave. 229p per kg - £133 per head
Leading Prices per kg. –
Tex. – 318p Coiliamy, 311p Fawsyde, 304p Torrax, 297p Fawsyde, 296p Templefold (Echt), 295p Fawsyde, Torrax, Fallaw & Auchenleish, 293p Templefold, 290p Hatton of Cargill (twice).
Belt. – 322p Balbrydie (twice) & Torrax, 304p & 297p Balbrydie.
Chev. – 286p Newbigging of Ceres (twice), 284p Auchronie, Newbigging of Ceres & Templefold (Echt), 283p Auchenleish
Suff. – 277p Templefold (Echt), 275p Afflochie, 271p Coiliamy
Cont. – 291p, 281p & 280p West Mains of Turin
Mule – 273p Afflochie, 270p Templefold (Echt)
Leading Prices per head –
Tex. - £143 Hatton of Cargill, £140 Westhall & Hatton of Cargill, £137 Coiliamy, £136 Torrax, £134 Gyratesmyre & Fawsyde, £133.50 Templefold (Echt), £133 Gyratesmyre & Fawsyde, £132 Fallaw, Gyratesmyre (twice) & Templefold (Echt), £131 Torrax (twice) & Fawsyde.
Belt. - £145 Torrax, £142 & £134 Balbrydie
Chev. - £133.50 Auchronie, £128.50 Newbigging of Ceres & Auchronie, £125 Templefold (Echt), £122 Auchenleish.
Suff. - £126 Gyratesmyre, £125 Templefold (Echt), £124 Afflochie, £122 Prieston & Hatton of Cargill.
Mule - £119 Templefold (Echt), £115 Afflochie
Chev./Mule - £130 Fawsyde
Cont. - £140 Torrax
EWES – (96) – Ave. £109 per head
Tex. - £160, £152 & £140 Fallaw, £126.50 Balconnel, £121.50 Torrax, £116 Balconnel
Scotch Mule - £92.50 Laighwood
Chev. - £89 Laighwood
Chev./Mule - £79.50 Denbrae
Goats - £88 & £83 Mill of Garvock


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