The Cumberland & Dumfriesshire Farmers Mart had forward 210 store
cattle and 25 breeding cattle at their fortnightly sale on Tuesday
4th August, 2009.
Store cattle met a flying trade with vendors going
home highly delighted. Top price of £880 for a Simmental bullock
from T. & H.
Armstrong, West Craigs, others to £810 from the same home.
cattle saw trade similar to the previous sale. Top of £1,300
for a Limousin cow with bull calf from G. & J. Park, Stonehouse.
Simmental £880, £810, £700 West Craigs, £645
Angus £795 Fairgirth.
Blonde d’Aquitaine £775, £720, £675 Nether
British Blue £770, £690 Redgatehead, £670 Ryehills.
Limousin £768 Bidlake, £765 Ryehills, £740 West
Craigs, £700 Ryehills.
Limousin £790 Blindhillbush, £785 Edenbanks, £670
Ryehills, £655 Redgatehead, £635 Bidlake.
Charolais £605 Bidlake.
British Blue £605 Bidlake.
Limousin £570 Brampton Fell.
Simmental £565 Brampton Fell.
Friesian £455 Stubbyknowe.
Angus Heifer with Bull Calf £1,120, £1,070 Glencartholm.
British Blue Heifer with Bull Calf £1,080 Whitehouse.
Limousin Cow with Bull Calf £1,300 3 Stonehouse.
Hereford Cow with Bull Calf £1,020 Low Brooms.
Hereford Cow with Heifer Calf £1,170, £1,140 Low Brooms.
Limousin Cow with Heifer Calf £1,020 Low Brooms.