THE FORFAR MART
WEDNESDAY, 8TH DECEMBER, 2021
Lawrie & Symington, Forfar held their sale of 24 Prime Cattle and 915 Prime Lambs, Ewes and Rams.
Bullocks (5) – Sold to a top of 2.78p per kg for a 574 kg Limousin from the Gask and purchased by James Ewart Ltd., Butchers, Monifieth and to £1701.88 for a 628 kg Limousin from Nethermyres and purchased by Fleming Butchers, Arbroath to average 2.66p per kg.
Heifers (19) – Sold to a top of 2.76p per for a 536 kg Limousin from the Gask and purchased by James Ewart Ltd., Butchers, Forfar and to £1661.10 for a 678 kg Limousin from Pityot and purchased by J. Chapman (Butchers), Shotts to average 256p per kg.
Leading Prices per kg. –
Lim. 2.71p (twice) Nethermyres, 2.63p Nethermyres; BB 2.51p Gask
Lim. 2.71p Gask & West Bog, 2.70p Chapel of Barras, 2.69p West Bog, 2.66p Findowrie & Pityot (twice)
Leading Prices per head –
Lim. £1653.10 & £1599.04 Nethermyres, £1595.72 Gask; £1641.54 Gask
£1643.88 & £1627.92 Pityot, £1609.74 West Bog, £1597.44 Pityot, £1593.48 Gask; Char. £1573.80 Pityot
NEW SEASON LAMBS (798) – sold to a top of £160 for a pair of 49 kg Texels from Messrs D. Stewart & Son, Mains of Dalrulzion and to 343p for a pen of 7 44kg Texels from the same home to average 279p per kg.
Leading prices per kg:-
Tex. – 338p, 327p, 326p, 324p 323p (twice), 307p North Mains of Baldovan, 305p Tomlea, 302p Shandford & Cairncortie
Belt. – 316p Coiliamy, 301p, 296p Shandford
Suff. – 283p North Mains of Baldovan, Barnsmuir & Lednathie, 281p Shandford, 280p Coiliamy
Chev. – 278p Drumyellow, 277p Mains of Killiechangie, 276p Mains of Dalrulzion
B.F. – 271p Afflochie, 263p, 258p Lednathie, 252p Drumyellow
Leading Prices per head:-
Tex. - £159.50, £155 (twice), £152, £151 Mains of Dalrulzion, £150.50 North Mains of Baldovan, £150 Westhall, £149, £148 & £146 Mains of Dalrulzion
Belt. - £148 Shandford, £139 Coiliamy, £132.50 Shandford, £118.50 Tomlea
Suff. - £144 Barnsmuir, £139 Westhall, £137, £135 (twice), £134.50 Shandford, £134 Afflochie
Chev. - £139 Mains of Dalrulzion, £119 Mains of Killiechangie, £116 Mains of Dalrulzion
B.F. - £124.50 Afflochie, £113.50 Lednathie, £106 Drumyellow
EWES & RAMS – (117)
Tex. - £168 Westhall, £158 Midtown of Barras, £146 Southtown, £140 Gibsonhall, £139 & £138 Midtown of Barras
Suff. - £141 North Mains of Baldovan, £140 & £125 Southtown of Melgund, £124 Shandford
Cross - £126 Mill of Inverarity, £116 Wood of Auldbar, £115 Afflochie, £112 Balkemback, £111 Coiliamy & Mains of Inverarity
B.F. - £86 Glensaugh, £76 Afflochie
Tex. - £161 Southtown of Melgund
Suff. - £142 West Tullyfergus