Longtown Store Cattle Sale Report

C&D Auction Marts Ltd held their special sale of 305 store cattle on Tuesday 21st January 2020.  

A marvelous entry of cattle was forward to a full ringside of buyers all keen for cattle, ensuring a great trade for all classes. Averages report trade up £100 on the year for more cattle sold, with all vendors going home delighted with their days trading at Longtown.

The sale topped at £1,300 for a great Limousin bullock shown by BW & L Stagg, Longrow, Canonbie with heifers to £1,250 for a smart Limousin from N Calvert & Son, Greensburn, Brampton. British Blue bulls sold to £1,000 from Reed & Hill, Lingey Field, Hexham.

Next sale Tuesday 4th February with a special catalogue sale on Tuesday 18th February, please advise all entries.

PRINCIPAL PRICES:

BULLOCKS:

Lim £1,300, £1,200 Longrow, £1,180 Lingey Field, £1,170 Eastnewburn, £1,160 (x3), £1,155 (x2) Nunscleugh, £1,135 (x3) Lingey Field, £1,130 Gallowberry, £1,125 Lingey Field.

Char £1,225, £1,135, £1,095 High Parkfoot, £1,085, £1,025 (x2) Moss Side, £1,000 (x4) Shankbridge End.

AA £1,150, £1,075 Southwoodhead, £1,050 Archerbeck, £1,005 Southwoodhead.  

BB £1,130 Shawhead, £1,120 Lingey Field, £1,060 (x2) Netherton, £1,035 Lingey Field.

Blonde £1,100 Shawhead.

Sim £1,040 Rossville, £940 (x2) Commercial Road, £935, £920 High Dovecote.

Hereford £970 Netherton, £950 Wickerthwaite.  

Beef SH £950 Rossville.

Luing £860 (x2) Commercial Road.

HEIFERS:

Lim £1,250 Greensburn, £1,160 High Parkfoot, £1,150 High Greenhill, £1,140 (x5) Nunscleugh, £1,140 Southwoodhead & Dumbretton, £1,120 Southwoodhead, £1,115 (x3) Nuscleugh, £1,110 Dumbretton, £1,105 High Greenhill, £1,100 Lingey Field & Crossdykes.

Char £1,210, £1,150 High Parkfoot, £965 (x2), £930 (x2) Shankbridge End.  

Sim £995, £910 Archerbeck.  

AA £880 Archerbeck.  

BULLS:

BB £1,000, £975, £900 Lingey Field.

Lim £975 (x2) Lingey Field, £880, £850 Dumbretton.