The Cumberland & Dumfriesshire Farmers Mart held their fortnightly
sale of store cattle at Longtown on Tuesday
30th August, 2011.
mixed show of quality met the dearest trade seen yet and more numbers
required to fill the buyers demands. Limousin heifers topped the
sale at £1,040 from Mr G.W. Dinnin, Nether Albie with Limousin
bullocks to £930 from J.H. Robinson & Son, Redgatehead.
cattle sold to a top of £2,000 for a Charolais bull
from Vernon Farm.
Limousin - £930 Redgate Head, £920 Nether Albie, £920
British Blue - £890, £870, £855, £820 Redgate
Head, £795 Laverhay.
Angus - £870 Wickerthwaite.
Friesian - £790 (x8) How Farm.
Charolais - £760, £750 Underwoodhouse.
Hereford - £735 (x2) West Craigs.
Limousin - £1,040, £945, £870 Nether Albie, £720
British Blue - £970, £950 Redgate Head.
Angus - £850 (x3), £740 Raeburnhead.
Charolais - £845 Nether Albie, £800 (x3) Underwoodhouse.
Gelbvieh - £765, £690 Wickerthwaite.
Limousin - £800 (x2), £640 (x4) Lochmailing.