Longtown Store & Breeding Cattle Sale Report

C&D Auction Marts Ltd held a catalogue entry of 235 store cattle and suckler calves on Tuesday 14th August 2018.

A mixed show of cattle met a better trade than expected with strong cattle to £1,240 for a Limousin heifer from F. Gibson, Southwoodhead, Kirkpatrick Fleming and bullocks to £1,160 for a Limousin from RJ Anderson & Son, Penchrise, Hawick.

PRINCIPAL PRICES: -

BULLOCKS

Limousin £1,160 Penchrise, £1,140 (x2), £1,050 Tinnishall, £1,050 The Throp, £1,050 (x2) Moss Side, £1,040 Tinnishall, £1,025 The Throp, £1,020 Tinnishall, £1,010 (x2) Moss Side, £980, £950 (x3), £910, £885 Kirkwood, £860 (x2) Potholm, £840 Ryehills.

Simmental £1,110, £1,035 (x3), £1,020 (x4) High Dovecote, £1,000 Tinnishall, £950 Kirkwood, £925, High Dovecote.

British Blue £1040 Tinnishall, £920 Ryehills, £820 Piel View, £800 (x2) Laverhay.

Angus £940 (x3) Kilnhill, £850 High Dovecote.

Beef Shorthorn £940 Kirkwood, £775 (x2) Piel View.

Charolais £925, £915, £900 (x2) Bellfield.

Longhorn £875 Laverhay.

Continental £850 Kirkwood.

Blue Grey £840 Whitbysteads Hill.

Shorthorn £730 (x4) Piel View.

HEIFERS

Limousin £1,240, £1,200, £1,110 Southwoodhead, £1,060 Tinnishall, £1,045 Potholm, £1,040 Kirkwood & Penchrise, £955 (x2) East Field & Penchrise, £940 Potholm & Kirkwood, £900 Tinnishall, £900 (x2) Kirkwood & The Throp, £880, £840 Dumbretton.

Angus £1,025 (x2), £945, £850 (x2) Border Rigg.

British Blue £990 Ryehills.

Charolais £945 (x2) Potholm.

Devon £910 Howcleugh.

BULLS

Limousin £900, £850 Dumbretton.