AUTUMN BREEDERS & STORE CATTLE
8th OCTOBER 2011
The Cumberland and Dumfriesshire Farmers’ Mart P.L.C. had forward
97 breeding cattle and 237 store cattle at their annual sale on Saturday
8th October 2011.
A good show of strong store cattle saw trade remain
buoyant and once again vendors were happy with their returns with
more cattle required to satisfy buyer’s orders. Bullocks sold
to a top of £1,040
for a pen of Limousins from Messrs T.F. Siddle, Moss Side Farm. Limousin
heifers also sold to £1,040 from R.M. & P. Armstrong, Slealands.
good show of 97 breeding cattle met a brisk trade throughout with
plenty of keen bidders. Topping the sale at £1,850 from R.M. & P.
Armstrong, Slealands was a Limousin cow with Limousin bull calf.
Simmental cows with calves to £1,750 (x2) from Messrs T.F.
Siddle, Moss Side. Messrs Siddle’s run of Simmental and Limousin
cows and calves averaged out at £1,215 and sold to £1,750
(x2), £1,500 and £1,300 (x3).
Limousin £1,040 (x3) Moss Side (Siddle), £1,000 Edenbanks
and Moss Side (Siddle), £970 (x2) Slealands, £960, £950
(x3) Moss Side (Siddle).
Charolais £910 (x5) Archerbeck.
Simmental £900 Moss Side (Siddle), £875 (x5) Archerbeck.
Saler £815 (x3) Moss Side (Baxter).
Friesian £800 (x2) The Stubb, £760 (x2) Highmoorhead, £750
(x2) The Stubb.
Limousin £1,040 Slealands, £1,030 (x2) Moss Side (Siddle), £1,015
Fauld Farm, £970 (x2) The Nook, £950, £940 (x4)
Moss Side (Siddle).
Simmental £820, £785 (x2) Archerbeck.
Charolais £770 (x6) Archerbeck.
Simmental cow with bull calf £1,750 (x2), £1,500, £1,300
(x2) Moss Side (Siddle).
Limousin cow with bull calf £1,850, £1,350 Slealands, £1,320
Haggistone Holm, £1,280 Dumbretton, £1,250, £1,220
Slealands, £1,200 Moss Side (Siddle), £1,160 Dumbretton, £1,100
Moss Side (Siddle).
Limousin cow with heifer calf £1,450 Slealands, £1,300, £1,280, £1,250, £1,200, £1,120, £1,100
Moss Side (Siddle), £1,090 Dumbretton, £1,080 Moss Side
Simmental cow with heifer calf £1,120 Moss Side (Siddle).
Limousin heifer with bull calf £1,380 Slealands, £1,100
Limousin heifer in calf £1,120 (x2), £1,050 (x2) Broathill.
Limousin bulling heifer £920, £805 (x3) Sommerton House.
Angus bulling heifer £920 Sommerton House.