Longtown Store & Breeding Cattle Sale Report

C&D Auction Marts Limited held their fortnightly sale of store cattle and suckler calves at Longtown on Tuesday 5th July 2016.

A smaller show of 68 head due to the time of year but non the less trade surpassed recent weeks and twice as many could have been sold to a packed ringside of bidders.

The sale was topped at £1,100 for a pair of Limousin bullocks sold by G.W. Dinnin, Nether Albie.  The heifer section peaked at £1,090 for a Blonde d’Aquitaine shown by J. Robison & Son, Oakwoodhill.  Eight month old Charolais bulls sold to £910 and £900 from D. Story, Greenburn.



Limousin £1,100 (x2) Nether Albie, £1,000, £980 (x3) Thomasdene, £950 Standingstone Rigg, £880 Nether Albie, £880, £830 Thomasdene. 

British Blue £1,000 Gillalees, £980, £960 East Pasture End, £900 Gillalees, £870 (x2) East Pasture End, £860 Gillalees.  

Angus £960 Standingstone Rigg.  

Saler £950, £840 Gillalees. 

Charolais £910 Gillalees.

Galloway £460 (x2) Mount Farm.


Blonde d’Aquitaine £1,090 Oakwoodhill, £925 Horncastle, £920, £900 Oakwoodhill.

British Blue £1,010 East Pasture End, £940, £920 (x2) Ryeclose.  

Limousin £960 Ryeclose, £820 East Pasture End.

Saler £815 Gillalees. 

Charolais £625 Horncastle.

Angus £510 (x2), £485 (x5) The Barns.    

Galloway £410 Mount Farm.


Charolais £910, £900 Greenburn.

Limousin £880 Greenburn.