THE FORFAR MART
WEDNESDAY, 3rd MARCH, 2022
Lawrie & Symington, Forfar held their sale of 22 Prime Cattle, 6 OTM and 431 Prime Hoggs, Ewes and Rams and Store Lambs.
Bullocks (7) Sold to a top of 2.64p per kg and to £1737.12 for a 658 kg Limousin from Nethermyres to average 2.49p.
Heifers (15) Sold to a top of 2.68p per kg for a 540 kg Limousin from Nethermyres and to £1640.84 for a 646 kg Limousin from Gask to average 2.55p.
Leading Prices per kg:-
Lim. 2.60p Mill of Inverarity, 2.52p Barns of Airlie; B.B. 2.52p Craignathro; Sim. 2.40p Shandford; Char. X 2.36p Shandford (twice).
Lim 2.63p Nethermyres, 2.60p Greenhead, 2.57p West Bog, 2.57p Greenhead, 2.56p West Bog, 2.55p Gask, 2.54p Mill of Inverarity, Greenhead & Gask.
Leading Prices per head:-
Lim. £1669.20 Mill of Inverarity, £1587.60 Barns of Airlie; B.B. £1582.56 Craignathro; Sim. £1536 Shandford; Char. £1449.04 & £1416 Shandford.
Lim. £1603.68 & £1591.20 Greenhead, £1590.04 Mill of Inverarity, £1545.30 Gask, £1518.92 Greenhead, £1506.02 West Bog, £1493.28 Chapel of Barras.
Lim. £1500 (1.84p) & £1220 (1.89p) Barns of Airlie
Sim. £1410 (1.92p) Barns of Airlie, £1360 (1.84p) Newbigging of Craighall
Saler x £1490 (1.83p) Gibsonhall
A.A. £1000 (1.51p) Ethie Mains
HOGGS (399) – sold to a top of 334.1p for a pen of 3 41kg Beltex’s from D. Smith, Scobshaugh and to £138 per head for a pen of 4 43 kg Beltex’s from C.L. Wylie, Balbrydie to average 243p. SQQs average 255p.
Leading prices per kg:-
Beltex – 320.9p Balbrydie, 319.5p (twice) Scobshaugh
Texel – 307.1p & 293.6p Newton of Inshewan, 276.1p Newton of Fothringham, 275p Newton of Inshewan, 274.5 Knockhill, 273.8p Newton of Fothringham, 269.3p Greens of Gardyne, 264.6p Ardits, 256.3p Middle Drimmie & Fallaw, 250p Ballintuim, Cairnleith & Hatton of Cargill
Cheviots – 291.5p Hatton of Cargill, 246.7 Greens of Gardyne, 244.4p Auchronie, 238.9p Hatton of Cargill, 234.3p Auchronie
Suffolk – 255.9p Hatton of Cargill, 252.3p Cairnleith, 251.1p Newton of Fothringham, 250p Middle Drimmie, 248.7p Newton of Inshewan, 247.6p Airdits, 246p Hatton of Cargill & Kirkton of Kingoldrum
B.F. – 242.5p & 237.5p Crammie, 222.2p Little Ballo
Leading Prices per head:-
Beltex - £137 & £131 (twice) Scobshaugh, £129 Balbrydie
Texel - £129 Newton of Inshewan & Knockhill, £128 Knockhill, £127 Newton of Fothringham & Airdits
Suffolk - £125 Knockhill, £123 Kirkton of Kingoldrum, £120 Middle Drimmie, £116 Little Ballo, £114.50 Cairnleith, £113 Newton of Fothringham & Middle Drimmie
Chev. - £133 Auchronie, £119.50 Hatton of Cargill, £112 & £111.50 Auchronie
Zwartble - £100 Newton of Fothringham
Cross - £98 Little Ballo
B.F. - £98 Little Ballo, £97 Crammie
EWES & RAMS – (32)
Tex. - £170 & £158 Fallaw, £116 Middle Drimmie
Cross - £134 & £121 Middle Drimmie
BHL - £135 & £117 Woodside Stables
B.F. - £116 & £102 Dalbog