The Cumberland & Dumfriesshire Farmers Mart P.L.C. held their
fortnightly sale of 74 store cattle at Longtown on Tuesday 6th July,
A smaller show of store cattle was forward and saw a good show
for quality grass stirks on offer sold to an outstanding trade with
a couple of new bidders in attendance. Top price of £755 for
a Limousin bullock from A.I. & V. Smith, Westwinds, who also
sold Angus bullocks to £750.
PRINCIPAL PRICES:BULLOCK STIRKS
Limousin £755 Westwinds, £730 (x3), £690 (x2), £665
(x2) Rinnion Hills, £640, £630, £625, £620
Simmental £715 Braehead.
Charolais £635, £585 Underwoodhouse.
Belted Galloway £465 Rinnion Hills.
Angus £750 Westwinds, £430 (x2) Westhills.
Charolais £600 (x3) Underwoodhouse.
Angus £410 (x3) Westhills.