Longtown Store & Breeding Cattle Sale Report
C&D Auction Marts, Longtown held their fortnightly sale of 106 store and breeding cattle on Tuesday 30th January 2018.
A mixed show of stores with a shortage of bigger cattle. The sale topped at £1,100 for a Limousin heifer sold by Messrs Teasdale, Kellah, with the next best coming at £1,060 for a pair of Hereford bullocks shown by TS Brass, Espland.
The breeding section sold to £1,550 for a Limousin cow with heifer calf from CA Grieve & Sons, Snab, following that was a British Blue cow with a heifer calf making £1,420 also from Messrs Grieve.
PRINCIPAL PRICES: -
Hereford £1,060 (x2) Espland.
Limousin £1,035 (x2), £1,020 Espland, £1,010 Chapel House, £965, £880, £870 (x2) Kellah.
Shorthorn £980 Espland.
British Blue £950 (x2) Westwinds, £700 (x2) Gibstown.
Angus £740 (x2), £720 (x4) Birneyknowe.
Limousin £1,100 Kellah, £900, £890 Chapel House, £890, £860 (x2) Ryehills, £840 (x2) Chapel House.
Charolais £960 (x2), £830 (x2) Shankbridge End.
British Blue £900 Ryehills.
Angus £740 Girnwood, £700 Birneyknowe.
Limousin £980, £940, £890 Dumbretton.
Whitebred Shorthorn £730 Blackburn.
British Blue £630 (x2) Gibstown.
Stabiliser £550 Dumbretton.
Angus £510 Girnwood.
Luing £500 Geltsdale.
Limousin cow wit heifer calf £1,550, £1,220 Snab.
British Blue cow with heifer calf £1,420, £1,380 Snab.
Stabiliser cow with heifer calf £1,300 Snab.
Continental cow with bull calf £1,220 Snab.
Limousin in calf cow £1,130, £910, £880 Snab.
Limousin cow with bull calf £1,120 Snab.
Angus cow with heifer calf £1,000 Snab.
British Blue in calf cow £1,000, £960 Snab.