Longtown Mart




Breeding Sheep entry form

Every Thursday - Primestock

Cast Ewes at 7am followed at approx. 11am by Prime Lambs Cast & Feeding Cows at 1pm latest report

Breeding Stock

For Farm-to-Farm Sales, contact:
John Walton 07880 527066
Nick Woodmass 07584 200489

Sam Hogg 07584 207323 
Norman Douglas  07786 366833

We have an extensive register of stock for sale

The farm selling market is beginning to move again.
We are receiving regular calls from Irish and North of England buyers seeking farms particularly Dairy farms in the £1,000,000 to £2,000,000 bracket.

For a confidential market appraisal and fee quote contact Stuart Thomson 07801 531220 or any of our land agents – Louisa McElroy, Bruce Murray or Emily McBride on 01228 792299.

Do not undersell your principal asset. We do not charge for market appraisals.

Saturday 19th September at 11.00am

Anderston Park, Campbeltown, Argyll
for The Kintyre Agricultural Society report

Tuesday 22nd September at 10.30am

7,500 Store Lambs including Special Sale for Cheviots & Top Blackfaces

Tuesday 29th September

5,000 Store Lambs at 10am (Note earlier time)
Store Cattle at 10.30am
2,000 Breeding Sheep at 1.30pm
2nd Sale of Mule Ewe Lambs
Sale of Lowland Ewes, Shearlings & Other Breed Ewe Lambs

Wednesday 30th September at 10am
Border Ewe & Ram Sale

9,500 Breeding Sheep & 320 Rams
4,000 North & South Country Cheviot Ewes, 600 Shearlings & 1,400 Ewe Lambs
Reduction of 400 closed flock NC Cheviot Ewes (reg. ages/Heptavac) & 50 ewe lambs ex R.G. Mark, Sunnygill, Ousby, Penrith, a very good flock & well worthy of buyers` attention.
1,800 Blackface & 400 Swaledale Ewes, 500 Shearlings & 800 Ewe Lambs
Dispersal of 220 Blackface ewes, reg. ages.
Rams at 1pm
NC Cheviot Sheep Society Sale of 200 North Country Cheviot (Park & Hill Type) Rams
(An exceptional entry from noted flocks)
Special Sale of 120 Traditional Bluefaced Leicester Shearling Rams
(for crossing with the Cheviot to produce the Cheviot Mule)

Saturday 3rd October at 10am

Special Annual Sale of 500 mainly Continental Cross Suckler Calves & Store Cattle

Tuesday 6th October

7,000 Store Lambs incl. Special Sale for Blackface Wether Lambs

Wednesday 7th October

Longtown Ram Fair
Annual Sale of 1,000 Rams of all classes
Entries close 29th September

Tuesday 13th October

Pedigree & Pure-Bred Beef Shorthorns
Dispersal of the small ped.“Wardfield” herd for Robert Bartley, Lancaster, other ped. Beef Shorthorn cows & heifers with calves at foot etc. Further entries invited. Entries close 28th September.
Store Cattle & Autumn Sale of Beef Breeding Cattle
including Continental Bulling Heifers
Store Lambs of All Classes

Wednesday 14th October

Late sale of Lowland Ewes & Shearlings, 2nd Sale of Blackface, Swaledale & Cheviot Ewes & all classes of Ewe Lambs

Saturday 17th October at 10am

Great Annual Kirkcambeck Sale of Traditional Breed Cattle
Galloway, Blue-Grey, Shorthorn, Red Poll & other cross Bullocks.
Special Sale of Blue-Grey & Other Native Breed Breeding Females incl. Bulling Heifers

Tuesday 20th October

Store Lambs incl. Special Sales of Cheviot & Blackface Lambs
Final Sale of Rams incl. Cheviot & Blackface.

Saturday 24th October

Special Annual Sale of Hillbred Suckler Calves & Other Store Cattle

Tuesday 27th October

Store Lambs & End of Season Sale of Breeding Sheep

Tuesday 3rd November

Weekly Sale of Store Lambs & Feeding Ewes

Tuesday 10th November

Store & Breeding Cattle Store Lambs & Feeding Ewes

Animal Welfare: Notice To All Sheep Consignors

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.

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