THE FORFAR MART
WEDNESDAY, 6TH OCTOBER, 2021
Lawrie & Symington, Forfar held their sale of 18 Prime Cattle and 13 OTM’s also 1123 Prime Lambs, Hoggs, Ewes and Rams.
The Forfar Mart are delighted to support the Donate a Lamb campaign, introduced by the Institute of Auctioneers & Appraisers in Scotland and QMS Scotland. On the 30th November 15,000 school children will cook and serve Scotch Lamb to celebrate #LambforStAndrewsDay. From today’s sale M/s D. Smith, Scobshaugh kindly donated a lamb which raised £140 and purchased by M.J. Stark Ltd.
Bullocks (3) – Sold to a top of 270p for a 624 Kg and to £1723.68 for a 648 kg Limousin’s both from Nethermyres and purchased by the Firm of W.E. Fairlie Ltd., to average 268p.
Heifers (15) – Sold to a top of 279p per kg for a 558 kg Limousin from Nethermyres and purchased by Penman Butchers, Crail and to £1650.92 for a 596 kg Limousin from Chapel of Barras and purchased by Stark Butchers, Buckhaven to average 241p,
Leading Prices per kg. –
Lim. 268p & 266p Nethermyres
Lim. 277p Chapel of Barras, 275p Nethermyres, 252p Chapel of Barras, 246p & 245p Pityot; Char. 245p Pityot,
Leading Prices per head –
Lim. £1720.56 & £1684.80 Nethermyres
Lim. £1556.82 Nethemyres, £1523.50 Nethermyres, £1431.72 Pityot; Char. £1540.48 Pityot; B. Short. £1428.80 Meikle Tullo.
Lim. £1200 (1.43p) Waterside of Thornton
A.A. £1150 (1.32p), £1100 (1.33p), £1075 (1.32p), £1060 (1.28p) Muirdrum
B. Short. £1110 (1.29p), £1040 (1.29p) Muirdrum
NEW SEASON LAMBS (859) – sold to a top of 325p per kg and £140 per head from Scobshaugh. Overall Ave. 227p. SQQ Ave. 227p
Leading prices per kg:-
Tex. – 270p Leoch (twice), 253p Shandford, Meikle Tullo & Leoch, 251p Over Baldinnie, 250p Templeton & Meikle Tullo, 248p Newton of Fothringham & Fawsyde
Belt. – 297p & 293p Scobshaugh, 284p Shandford
Suff. – 236p Shandford, 234p Cairnleith, 233p Ashmore & Strone Ltd.
Chev./Mule – 234p, 228p & 225p Ashmore & Strone Ltd.
Cont. – 236p, 233p & 230p West Mains of Turin
BDM – 287p Scobshaugh
Leading Prices per head:-
Tex. - £133 Templeton, £130 Newton of Fothringham & Leoch, £127 Leoch, £124 Templeton (twice), Leoch, Fawsyde & Beech Croft
Belt. - £129, £128 & £126 Scobshaugh, £125 Shandford
Suff. - £123 Southtown of Melgund, £118 & £116 Shandford, £115 Leoch
Chev./Mule - £103 Ashmore & Strone Ltd.
Cont. - £116 West Mains of Turin
BDM - £132 Scobshaugh
EWES & RAMS – (264)
Tex. - £130 Glencairn, £122 & £121 Midtown of Barras, £120 Cairnleith
Suff. - £128 Southtown of Melgund, £120 Glencairn
Cross - £90 Cairnleith, £88 Southtown of Melgund
Chev. - £83 Downiemill Farming Co.
£118 & £116 Mill of Garvock
Char. - £112 Ashmore & Strone Ltd.
Suff. - £110 Ashmore & Strone Ltd.
Chev. - £110 Ashmore & Strone