The Cumberland & Dumfriesshire Farmers Mart PLC held their Fortnightly
Sale of 90 Store Cattle at Longtown on Tuesday
26th November 2013.
A similar sized show were forward although more smaller and hairy
cattle shown. Heifers topped at £900 for a Limousin shown by
Mr A. Greenwood, Far Tree Farm, with bullocks to £830 (x2)
for British Blues from Messrs Irving, The Stubb. Simmental bulls
to £880 shown by Shaw of Dryfe.
British Blue - £830 (x2), £745 (x4) The Stubb.
Limousin - £825, £800 East Newburn, £765 Old Irvine, £740
Holme House, £835 East Newburn.
Shorthorn - £810 Sewing Shields, £805 Meikle Whitriggs.
Angus - £800 Clarghyll.
Blue Grey - £750 (x2) Old Irvine, £655 (x3) Sewing Shields, £655
(x2) Old Irvine.
Simmental - £610 Old Irvine.
Limousin - £900 Far Tree Farm, £850, £845 Ryehills, £840
Meikle Whitriggs, £740 Far Tree Farm, £730 East Newburn.
Charolais - £865 Ryehills.
British Blue - £825 Ryehills, £750 (x3), £720 (x2)
Simmental - £740 (x2) Old Irvine.
Angus - £735 The Stubb, £670 Clarghyll.
Blue Grey - £540 (x2) Old Irvine.
Simmental - £880 Shaw of Dryfe.
Hereford - £740 Shaw of Dryfe.
Limousin - £730 Greenburn.
Charolais - £660 Greenburn.
A small and mixed show of breeding
sold to a similar trade, topping at £1,100 for a Simmental
cow with calf from Kirtleton House. In calf heifers to £930
for a Hereford shown by Messrs Lawson, Craigburn.
Simmental cow with heifer calf - £1,100 Kirtleton House.
Galloway cow with bull calf - £710 Lees Hall Farm.
Simmental cow in calf - £880 Kirtleton House.
Hereford heifer in calf - £930, £840, £760 Craigburn.