THE FORFAR MART
WEDNESDAY, 27th OCTOBER, 2021
Lawrie & Symington, Forfar held their sale of 26 Prime Cattle and 907 Prime Lambs, Hoggs, Ewes and Rams.
Bullocks (8) – Sold to a top of 2.60p per kg for a 630 kg Limousin from Nethermyres and purchased by the Firm of W.E. Fairlie Ltd. and to £1679.68 for a 724 kg Limousin from the Gask and purchased on behalf of a client to average 247.5p.
Heifers (18) – Sold to a top of 2.80p per kg for a 576kg Limousin from Nethermyres and purchased by Stark Butchers, Buckhaven and to £1677 for a 650 kg Limousin from Skilmafilly and purchased by Yorkes Butchers, Dundee to average 255p,
Leading Prices per kg. –
Lim. 2.52p & 2.50p Woodhead of Mailer, 2.48p Nethermyres & Woodhead of Mailer; A.A. 2.54p Woodhead of Mailer
Lim. 2.72p West Bog, 2.70p Chapel of Barras & West Bog, 2.68p West Bog, 2.66p Gask; Char. 2.60p Skilmafilly.
Leading Prices per head –
Lim. £1638 Nethermyres, £1612.80 Gask, £1592.16 Nethermyres, £1580 Woodhead of Mailer; A.A. £1534.16
Lim. £1643.88 Gask, £1612.80 Nethermyres, £1584.12 Skilmafilly, £1474.24 West Bog; Char. X £1643.20 Skilmafilly
NEW SEASON LAMBS (474) – sold to a top of £140 for a pen of 5 Beltex’s from D. Smith, Scobshaugh and to 302.2p per kg for a pen of 6 Beltex’s also from Scobshaugh to average 235.5p. SQQ ave. 233p
Today at the sale Aileen Donald, Townhead donated a lamb for the #LambforStAndrewsDay campaign, on the 30th November 15000 School children will cook and serve Scotch Lamb to celebrate St. Andrews Day. The lamb raised £132 and was purchased by Penman Butchers, Crail.
Leading prices per kg:-
Tex. – 287p Townhead, 282p Wardmill, 278p Burnside, 265 & 262p Whitemyre, 258p Wardmill
Belt. – 292p, 287p, 285p, 276p, 265p & 263p Scobshaugh
Suff. – 243p Shandford, 235p Tomlea, 230p Burnside & Tomlea, 228p Shandford
Cross – 230p WesterCampsie, 227p Tomlea, 225p Wester Campsie, 222p Burnside, 220p Lednathie
BF – 207p Little Ballo, 200p Lednathie
Leading Prices per head:-
Tex. - £132 Townhead, £127 (three times) & £124 Wardmill, £121 & £120 (twice) Hallhill, £120 Wardmill, £118 Redford Smithy
Belt. - £136, £135, £131, £127 (twice), £121 (twice) Scobshaugh
Suff. - £116 Shandford, £115 North Mains of Dun & Tomlea, £111 Lednathie, £110 & £107 Shandford
Cross - £110 & £103 Mains of Creuchies, £99 Wester Campsie, £95.50 Tomlea, £94.50 Lednathie
B.F. - £93 Little Ballo, £80 Lednathie
EWES & RAMS – (433)
Tex. - £132, £130, £120 Wardmill, £112 Gallowshade Road, £110 Whitemyre, £106 Hallhill, £100 Shandford
Belt. - £96 Scobshaugh
Chev. - £96 Pitcarry Mill, £80 Scotston, £70 Hallhill
Cross - £90 Hallhill, £85 Glensaugh, £74 Pitcarry Mill
B.F. - £70 Mains of Creuchies, £68 Glensaugh, £60.50, £56, £54.50 & £52 Hunthill