Lawrie & Symington, Forfar had forward 34 Prime Cattle, 16 OTM’s and 728 Prime Sheep & Cast Ewes and Rams.
Bullocks (6) Sold to a top of 248p per kg for a 601 kg Limousin from Nethermyres and purchased by the Firm of W.E. Fairlie Ltd. and to £1493.22 for a 607 kg Limousin from Nethermyres and purchased by James Ewart Butchers, Monifieth to average 232.5p per kg.
Heifers (28) Sold to a top of 261p per kg for a 530 kg Limousin from Nethermyres and purchased by Penman Butchers, Crail and to £1516.46 for a 671 kg Limousin from Gask and purchased by Stark Butchers, Buckhaven to average 232p per kg.
Leading Prices per kg-
Lim. 246p Nethermyres, 236p Mill of Inverarity, 231p Chapel of Barras.
Lim. 260p Nethermyres, 251p, 243p & 242p West Bog, 240p Chapel of Barras, Nethermyres & Mill of Inverarity, 238p Wood of Auldbar & West Bog.
Leading Prices per head –
Lim. £1490.48 Nethermyres, £1398.60 Pityot; Cont. £1361.04 Pityot.
Lim. £1446.70 West Bog, £1408.96 Wood of Auldbar, £1408.24 Gask, £1398.96 Woodhead of Mailer, £1396.68 Wood of Auldbar, £1395.36 Gask.
Simm. X £1115 (1.38p) Suttieside, £1045 (1.25p) & £965 (1.34p) Cairnleith
Lim. x £1105 (1.38p) Cluseburn, £1045 (1.42p) Muirhouses
Saler x £1005 (1.41p) Cluseburn
B. Short. £895 (1.25p) & £705 (1.00p) Meikle Tullo
Saler £930 (1.04p) Cluseburn
Linc. Red £850 (1.02p) St. Fort
NEW SEASON LAMBS (592) sold to a top of 247p for a pair of 44 kg Texel lambs from Er. Balgillo and to £117 for a 61 kg Texel from the same home. A sharper trade throughout the sale today for all classes, a larger show of Cross and B.F. lambs forward.
Ove. Ave. 211p (+4p). SQQ Ave. 214p (+3p).
Leading Prices per kg –
Tex. - 239p Nethermyres, 238p Er. Balgillo, 234p Nethermyres. Nether Logie & Cloquhat Farms, 231p, 230p & 228p South Ballo, 227p Er. Balgillo, 226p Er. Balgillo & Nethermyres, 225p Hallhill (Kinneff) & South Ballo.
Belt. - 238p Kirkton of Kingoldrum, 222p Shandford, 221p Tomlea, 213p South Ballo
Suff. - 220p Kirkton of Kingoldrum, 217p Shandford, 213p Little Lour
Chev.- 216p Newton of Fotheringham, 211p Afflochie
Chev./Mule - 214p Hallhill (Kinneff), 198p East Mains of Balgavies
Cross - 211p Tomlea
B.F. - 196p Turfbeg
Leading Prices per head –
Tex. - £114 Grange of Conon, £110 Nethermyres, Nether Logie & Er. Balgillo, £109 Er. Balgillo, £108 Nethermyres, Er. Balgillo & Whitemyre, £107 Er. Balgillo, £106 Hallhill (Kinneff) & Er. Balgillo
Belt. - £105 Kirkton of Kingoldrum, £91 Shandford
Suff. - £98 Southtown of Melgund, £97 Shandford, £96 Little Lour
Chev. - £89 Afflochie, £86.50 Newton of Fotheringham
Chev./Mule - £96.50 Hallhill (Kinneff)
Cross - £93 Tomlea
Leading Prices –
Tex. - £131 Nether Logie, £128 Whitemyre, £125 Cassindilly, £114 Nether Logie, £105 Hallhill (Kinneff), £103 Whitemyre.
Belt. - £133 Cassidilly, £109 Nether Logie
Suff. - £110 Loch of Liff
Chev. - £63 Hallhill (Kinneff), £60 West Town of Barras
Chev./Mule - £89 Firhills
H.B - £85 Hallhill (Kinneff)
B.F. - £61.50 Careston Ltd.
Hamp - £98 Latch
Shet. - £38 West Town of Barras