Longtown Mart

Every Thursday - Primestock

Cast Ewes at 7am followed by Prime Lambs at 12noon approx.
OTM & Prime Cattle at 1pm

latest report
(More cattle required to meet demand)
Please advise all entries to the office

Monday 20th November

Implement & Machinery Sale report

Tuesday 21st November - 10.30am

Sale of Store & Breeding Sheep report
Fortnightly Sale of Store Cattle report

EldinhopeSaturday 25th November - 11.00am

On Farm Sale at Eldinhope, Yarrow
full details and photos

Tuesday 28th November - 10.30am

4,000 Store Lambs & Breeding Sheep
(Sale commences with breeding sheep)

Tuesday 5th December - 10.30am

December Sale of Store Cattle, Suckled Calves & Breeding Cattle
Weekly Sale of Store & Breeding Sheep

Murray FarmcareThursday 7th December

Longtown Christmas Primestock Show & Sale
Kindly sponsored by Murray Farmcare
Entries invited. Schedules on request

Tuesday 12th December - 10.30am

Store Lambs & Breeding Sheep

Tuesday 9th January

Annual Evening Show and Sale of Select Pedigree Texel In-Lamb Females
Sale of Other Pedigree Continental & Bluefaced Leicester In-Lamb Females & Selected Geld Hoggs


We have been reminded by DEFRA and Trading Standards that any animals showing signs of ill health (eg. emaciation, lameness, lice, scab, etc.) and likely to be unfit for onward travel should not be accepted onto mart premises and will be returned home. Costs‎ which may arise from attempts to send such animals will be passed back to the consignor. Thank you for your co-operation in this matter. Animal welfare is our priority.
Archie Hamilton ALAA/AIA (Scot.),
Head of Sheep Sales/Welfare Officer

Prime Cattle Deadweight Option

For those farmers who prefer to market their prime cattle direct to an abattoir, we have established working relationships with an number of outlets.
For further details, please contact Ryan Roddan on 07733 362 389

As of 1st January 2016 all Bovine animals are required to have a NEGATIVE BVD Status when sold through Auction Marts

Cattle from Not Negative Herds – We have Direct to Slaughter options, any such cattle must be booked in advanced. All enquiries to the Office – 01228 791215

Anyone that is unsure please visit www.scoteid.com/lookup which will enable you to check your status. Or call the mart and we will be happy to assist.