Longtown Store & Breeding Cattle Sale Report
The Cumberland & Dumfriesshire Farmers Mart plc had forward 98 Store Cattle and 2 Cows and Calves at their fortnightly sale at Longtown on Tuesday 28th October 2014.
All classes of cattle met a marvellous trade with a full ringside of buyers in attendance to ensure that both regular and new vendor’s achieved recent high rates.
Limousin £1,000, £985 The Nook, £940 Blakelaw, £930 The Nook, £850 Smallholms and Blakelaw.
British Blue £995 Selbystown, £920 Blakelaw, £900 Peela Hill and Blakelaw, £885 Selbystown.
Simmental £870, £820 Old Irvine.
Angus £865 Westwinds, £845 Border Rigg, £825 Westwinds, £750 Border Rigg.
Friesian £735 The Nook.
Angus £1,020 Espland.
Blonde d’Aquitaine £1,020, £1,005, £950 Espland.
Limousin £990 Espland.
British Blue £960 Blakelaw.
Luing £725 Geltsdale.
BREEDING CATTLE PRINCIPAL PRICES:-
Simmental cow with bull calf £990 Blindhillbush.
Simmental cow with heifer calf £860 Blindhillbush.