Longtown Store Cattle Sale Report

C&D Auction Marts Ltd held their Special August sale of store cattle on Tuesday 13th August 2019 with a catalogued entry of 289.  A fantastic entry of store cattle was a credit to vendors who were rewarded with a trade far better than anticipated due to a full ringside of active buyers in attendance, therefore all sellers leaving happy with their day’s trading.  

The sale topped at £1,380 and £1,360 for British Blue heifers shown by Snowhill Partners, Ericstane, Moffat with bullocks selling to £1,220 for a Limousin from A & A Hogg, Milnholm, Langholm and Limousin bulls selling at £970 from A & A Ewing, Dumbretton, Annan.

Next sale on Tuesday 10th September, catalogue sale for store cattle and monthly sale of beef breeding cattle. Please advise any entries.

PRINCIPAL PRICES

Heifers:

BB £1,380, £1,360, £1,160 Ericstane, £1,130 Lingey Field, £1,120, £1,110, £1,080 Ericstane, £1,070 Lingey Field.

Lim £1,110 Stanger Hill, £1,070, £1,050, £1,040 Milnholm, £1,050 Southwoodhead, £1,020 Lingey Field

AA £960 Ericstane, £940 Kilnhill, £920 (x3) Sorbie, £910 Border Rigg.

Char £840 Croft Road, £800 (x2) Bellfield.

LH £785 Laverhay.

Bullocks:

Lim £1,220 Milnholm, £1,200 Southwoodhead, £1,150 (x2) Milnholm, £1,100, £1,080, £1,070 Southwoodhead, £1,060 Lingey Field, £1,050 Ericstane.

Sim £1,180, £1,050 Ericstane, £1,000 High Dovecote.

BB £1,160, £1,090 (x2), £1,020 (x2) Ericstane.

Char £1,020 (x2), £1,010 (x2) Bellfield, £920 Croft Road.

AA £1,020 Ericstane, £900 (x3) High Dovecote.

SH £720 Laverhay.

BG £720 Mouse Syke.

LH £720 Laverhay.

Bulls:

Lim £970, £910, £900 Dumbretton.