LAWRIE & SYMINGTON
THE FORFAR MART
WEDNESDAY, 4th MAY, 2022
Lawrie & Symington, Forfar held their sale of 19 Prime Cattle, 3 OTM’s and 480 Prime Hoggs, Ewes and Rams.
Bullocks (2) Sold to a top of 2.76p and to £1705.68 for a 618 kg Limousin from Barns of Airlie to average 2.74p.
Heifers (17) Sold to a top of 2.96p per kg twice, one for a 590 kg BB from West Bog and second for a 570 kg Limousin from the Gask and to £1893.12 for a 696 kg Limousin from Greenhead to average 2.81p.
Leading Prices per kg:-
Lim. 2.72p Barns of Airlie
Lim. 2.92p (twice) West Bog, 2.84p Gask, 2.79p Greenhead; Char. 2.84p & 2.80p (twice) Chapel of Barras; Sim. 2.78p Greenhead
Leading Prices per head:-
Lim. £1664.64 Barns of Airlie
Lim. £1890.60 Fallaw, £1755.12 Gask, £1752.12 Greenhead, £1728.64 West Bog, £1727 & £1722.94 Greenhead; BB £1746.40 West Bog; Greenhead £1695.80 Greenhead.
Cast Cows topped the market for an outstanding Limousin which realised £2120 (1.99p) from Bank of Gallery
Simmental £1600 (2.01p) & £1180 (1.89p) Tomlea
PRIME LAMBS (5) – sold to a top of £148 for a 46 kg Suffolk Cross from T. & A. Greenhill, Upper Tulloes and to 322p for the same lamb to average 262p.
Suffolk Cross - £148 & £146 Upper Tulloes
Suff. - £145 East Ingliston, £132 Wr. Oathlaw
PRIME HOGGS (298) – sold to a top of $152 for a pen of 5 47kg Texels from Messrs T. & J. Clark & Sons, Wellhead and to 347p for a pen of 8 43kg Texels from the same home to average 261p. SQQ ave. 283p.
Leading prices per head:-
Texel - £150 & £149 Wellhead, £148 Newton of Fothringham, £141 (twice) Wellhead, £140 Middlehill, Wellhead & North Leoch, £139 Wellhead
B.F. - £112 (twice) Lednathie, £90.50 Greens of Gardyne, £84 Balholmie & Afflochie
Suffolk - £136 (three times) Wellhead, £128 Leoch, £127.50 Southtown of Melgund, £127 & £125 Southtown of Melgund, £121 Leoch, £119 Glenmoy, £118 North Leoch
Chev. - £127.50 Wellhead, £111.50 Glenmoy, £95.50 Greens of Gardyne
Cont. - £126 Southtown of Melgund
Cross - £125 Middlehill, £117.50 Balhomie, £115 Mill of Inverarity
Leading Prices per kilo:-
Tex. – 340.9p & 323.40 Wellhead, 321.7p & 315p Newton of Fothringham, 312.2p Middlehill, 304.8p Balkello, 300p Middlehill, 297.9p Wellhead
B.F. – 266.7p & 254.5p Lednathie, 247.1p Balhomie, 246.9p Afflochie, 238.2p Greens of Gardyne
Suff. – 272p Glenmoy, 262.2p North Leoch, 250p Southtown of Melgund, 247.3p Wellhead, 245.2p Southtown of Melgund, 240.8 Afflochie, 238p Glenmoy, 232.1p Wellhead
Chev. – 271.3p Wellhead, 259.3p Glenmoy, 258.1p & 244.9p Greens of Gardyne, 228.6p Afflochie
Cont. – 196.9p Southtown of Melgund
Cross – 279.8p Balholmie, 266p Middlehill, 235.1p Afflochie, 234.7p Mill of Inverarity
CAST SHEEP (177) – Sold to a top of £224
Tex. - £224 Shandford, £206 Hatton of Carse, £200 Shandford, £166 Leoch, £164 Govals, £150 Leoch, £140 Southtown of Melgund
Suff. - £158 Govals, £152 North Mains of Baldovan, £150 Shandford, £146 North Mains of Baldovan, £124 Govals
Chev. - £150 Starr, £112 Shandford, £101 Laighwood
Cross - £170 & £128 Shandford, £122 Leoch, £118 North Mains of Baldovan
Chev./Mule - £130 Leoch, £120 Starr, £110 North Mains of Baldovan
B.D.M. - £164 Govals
Belt. - £149 Leoch
B.F. - £110 Lednathie, £86.50 & £79.50 Laighwood
GOATS - £85 & £83 Mill of Garvock