THE FORFAR MART
WEDNESDAY, 2nd FEBRUARY, 2022
Lawrie & Symington, Forfar held their sale of 24 Prime Cattle and 551 Prime Hoggs, Ewes and Rams and Store Lambs.
Bullocks (3) Sold to a top of 2.59p per kg and £1652.42 for a 638 kg Limousin from Nethermyres to average 2.55p.
Heifers (21) Sold to a top of 2.64p per kg for a 556 kg Limousin from West Bog and to £1662.08 for a 742 kg Simmental from Pityot to average 2.38p.
Leading Prices per kg:-
Lim. 2.57p Nethermyres, 2.50p Craignathro
Saler 2.58p Gask, Lim. 2.56p Craignathro, 2.48p Craignathro (twice) & Chapel of Barras, 2.45p Gask
Leading Prices per head:-
Lim. £1588.26 Nethermyres, £1425 Craignathro
Saler £1589.28 Gask; Lim. £1559.04 Pityot, £1514.10 Gask, £1479.68 Craignathro, £1467.84 West Bog; Char. £1464.84 Shandford; B.B. £1439.60 Craignathro.
HOGGS (408) – sold to a top of £144 for a pen of 7 47kg Beltex from W. Johnstone, Walnut Grove and to 331p per kg for a pair of 42 kg Texels from Messrs D. Stewart & Son, Mains of Dalrulzion to average 273p.
Leading prices per kg:-
Tex. – 319p Walnut Grove, 305p & 296p Hatton of Cargill, 293p Gathercauld, 284p South Ballo, 282p Cairncortie & Kirkton of Kingoldrum, 281p & 280p Cairncortie
Belt. – 326p, 323p Balbrydie, 306p Walnut Grove, 300p Balbrydie, 276p Walnut Grove
Suff. – 273p Hatton of Cargill, 270p (twice) Middle Drimmie, 263p Tillygloom & Hatton of Cargill, 258p Hatton of Cargill, 255p Kirkton of Kingoldrum, 250p Hatton of Cargill
Chev. – 284p Drumyellow, 273p Ballintuim, 269p Greens of Gardyne, 267p Ashmore, 263p Nr. Drumheads
B.F. – 247p Nr. Drumheads
Cross – 252p Kirkton of Kingoldrum
Leading Prices per head:-
Tex. - £142 Hatton of Cargill, £141 Mains of Dalrulzion & Cairncortie, £139 Mains of Dalrulzion, £136 Walnut Grove, £133 South Ballo, £132 Mains of Dalrulzion, Cairncortie & Kirkton of Kingoldrum
Belt. - £142, £140 & £126 Balbrydie
Suff. - £136 Hatton of Cargill, £132 Mains of Dalrulzion, £130, £129 & £126 Hatton of Cargill, £125 Drumyellow, £124 Middle Drimmie
Chev. - £133 Mains of Dalrulzion, £131 Ballintuim, £121 Greens of Gardyne, £112 Ashmore
B.F. - £106 Nether Drumheads
Cross - £106 Kirkton of Kingoldrum
EWES & RAMS – (143)
Tex. - £164 Grange of Conon, £150 Mains of Dalrulzion, £142 Persie Mains, £127 Mains of Mause
Belt. - £141 Balbrydie
Suff. - £115 Middle Drimmie, £105 Persie Mains
Chev. - £88 Mains of Dalrulzion, £84 Ballintuim, £79 Ashmore
Cross - £113 Middle Drimmie, £97 Grange of Conon, £95 Mains of Mause & Middle Drimmie
Zwar. - £142 Grange of Conon
B.F. - £95 & £80 Mains of Mause, £71 Persie Mains
Tex. - £160 Grange of Conon,
Suff. - £120 Wardmill
Char. - £106 Wardmill
Chev. - £106 Ashmore
BFL - £100 Ashmore