The Cumberland & Dumfriesshire Farmers Mart P.L.C. held their fortnightly
sale of store & breeding cattle at Longtown on Tuesday
22nd June, 2010.
A smaller show of store cattle sold to a rather better trade
on the fortnight. A lot of smaller grazing cattle were on offer and
sold to a top of £790 for a Limousin bullock from D. Woodhouse,
Gibstown, with Limousin heifers from the same home to £715.
cattle followed the national trend, being a little less money but
still remained a firm trade. Top price of £1,450 for a Limousin
second calver with Charolais heifer calf from Mr J. Watret, Burnside.
Limousin £790 Gibstown, £650, £590 The Keep.
Bazadaise £630 Ellershope.
Charolais £520 Eden Farm.
Angus £435 Jury Park.
Friesian £360, £350, £340 Beauchamp.
Limousin £715 Gibstown, £630, £620 Bidlake, £565
Pates Hill, £520 Churchstyle.
Charolais £455 Eden Farm.
Angus £450 Dunshiel.
Hereford £445 Churchstyle.
Limousin cow with heifer calf £1,450 Burnside, £820 Dinley.
Limousin cow with bull calf £1,060, £1,030 Taylorburn, £900
Charolais cow with heifer calf £900 Dinley.
Limousin heifer with bull calf £1,320, £1,280 Brisco Hill, £1,220
Burnside, £1,200 Whitehouse, £1,180 Brisco Hill.
Limousin heifer with heifer calf £1,420 Brisco Hill, £1,200
Charolais heifer with bull calf £950 Dinley.
British Blue cow in calf £820 Blindhillbush.
Limousin cow in calf £620 Whitehouse.
Limousin heifer in calf £840, £740 Brisco Hill.
Blue Grey bulling heifer £750 Snowden Close.