WEDNESDAY, 4th NOVEMBER, 2020
Lawrie & Symington, Forfar had forward 25 Prime Cattle, 11 OTM’s and 871 Prime Sheep & Cast Ewes and Rams.
Bullocks (5) Sold to a top of 238p per kg for a 623 kg Limousin from Nethermyres and purchased by the Firm of W.E. Fairlie Ltd., Letham and to £1532.70 for a 655 kg Limousin from Nethermyres and purchased by J. Chapman, Wishaw to average 229p
Heifers (19) Sold to a top of 260p per kg and £1596.40 for a 614 kg BB from West Bog and purchased by James Ewart Ltd., Forfar to ave. 232p.
Young Bull (1) Sold to 205p and £1525.20 for a 744 kg Simmental from Whitehall and purchased by the Firm of W.E. Fairlie Ltd.
Leading Prices per kg-
Lim. 234p Chapel of Barras & Nethermyres, 230p Chapel of Barras; Sim. 208p Upper Tulloes
Lim. 257p & 256p Nethermyres, 243p & 242p Chapel of Barras, 240p West Bog, 239p Barns of Airlie, 238p,237p & 236p Pityot
Leading Prices per head –
Lim. £1482.74 Nethermyres, £1311 C& £1270.62 Chapel of Barras; Sim. £1177.28 Upper Tulloes
Lim. £1445.85 Chapel of Barras, £1438.08, £1433.25 & £1401.82 Pityot, £1397.76 & £1395.51 Nethermyres, £1391.19 Pityot.
BBx £1200 (1.50p) Wairds of Alpity; Lim. £1070 (1.47p) Wairds of Alpity; Short. X £1100 (1.31p) Cluseburn; Char. X £1100 (1.20p) Newbigging of Craighall.
NEW SEASON LAMBS (701) sold to a top of 240p per kg for a pen of 45 kg Beltex’s from Scobshaugh and to £112 for a pen of 50 kg Texels from Leoch. Lambs selling sharper again this week for all classes. A large show of heavy lambs forward today, more lambs required on a weekly basis to fulfil demand here at Forfar Mart.
Overall Average 202p (+4p). SQQ Average 207p (+8p)
Leading Prices per kg –
Tex. 230p & 227p Mains of Dalrulzion, 224p Leoch, 222p Mains of Dalrulzion, 220p Fawsyde, 216p Southfield, 215p Leoch, 214p Coiliamy, Mains of Dalrulzion, Newton of Fotheringham & Cairnleith, 212p Meikle Tullo, Ballintuim & Cairnleith, 211p Er. Balgillo & Meikle Tullo.
Belt. 239p, 220p & 219p Scobshaugh, 218p Cairnleith & Scobshaugh, 217p & 215p Clochie, 209p Wr. Balkello.
Suff. 213p Mains of Dalrulzion, 208p North Mains of Baldovan, 206p Cairnleith, 204p Coiliamy & Cairnleith.
Cont. 205p Govals
Leading Prices per head –
Tex. £110 Er. Balgillo, £107 Mains of Dalrulzion, £106 Southfield, Mains of Dalrulzion & Er. Balgillo, £105 Clochie
Belt. £110, £108 & £106 Scobshaugh, £104 Er. Balgillo
Suff. £98 North Mains of Baldovan, £97 Clochie, £96 Mains of Dalrulzion & Cairnleith.
EWES (170) – Ave. £71 – A strong trade witnessed again, more BF Ewes forward today.
Leading Prices –
Tex. £124 Mains of Dalrulzion, £107 Leoch, £106 Govals, £101 Fallaw, £100 Er. Balgillo, £96 Mains of Creuchies
Belt. £91 Er. Balgillo
Suff. £98 Govals, £89 Clochie, £86 Cairnleith & Leoch
Chev. £86 Leoch, £85 & £70 Er. Balgillo
Cont. £100 Clochie
Cross £95.50 Govals
BF £63 Woodside, £57 Nether Drumheads, £50 Glenisla & Tomlea