Longtown Store & Breeding Cattle Sale Report
C&D Auction Marts Ltd held their fortnightly sale of 38 store cattle on Tuesday 6th December 2016.
A small show of cattle due to the time of year. Trade was dear and many more could have been sold. The sale topped at £1,000 and £940 for Charolais bullocks from J Watret, Burnside, Annan. Heifers topped at £930 from J Irving & Son, The Stubb.
Please note there will be no store cattle sale on Tuesday 20th December, next sale Tuesday 3rd January followed by Special Sale of Store Cattle and Suckler Calves on Tuesday 17th January. Please advise all entries to the office or any member of the cattle team. We would also like to take this opportunity to thank all cattle vendors and buyers for their continued support and wish you all a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!
STORE CATTLE PRINCIPAL PRICES:
Charolais £1,000, £940 Burnside.
British Blue £910, £880, £770 (x3) The Stubb.
Shorthorn £845, £825, £730 Meikle Whitriggs.
Angus £640 Clarghyll.
Friesian £930, £780 The Stubb.
British Blue £830 (x3), £800 (x3), £780 (x3) The Stubb.
Angus £725 The Stubb.
Angus £690, £630 Clarghyll.