Longtown Store & Breeding Cattle Sale Report

C&D Auction Marts, Longtown had their fortnightly sale of 106 store cattle and 42 breeding cattle on Tuesday 22nd May 2018. A very mixed show of stores, with better quality selling well. Top price was £1,070 for an Angus bullock sold by JA & D Forster, Gillalees, next was £1,060 for a Limousin heifer also from Messrs Forster.

In the breeding section, younger types of cows with calves sold well and topped at £1,550 for a British Blue cow with Limousin calf, then £1,380 for a Simmental third calver with Limousin calf from G. Smith, Campingholm.



Angus £1,070 Gillalees, £910 Whamtown, £880 Wickerthwaite, £690 East Buccleuch.     

British Blue £1,005, £990 Gillalees, £970 (x2) Westwinds

Limousin £990, £970 (x3) Gillalees, £870 (x2), £855 High Ladore, £830 Gillalees, £820, £805 High Ladore.  

Charolais £960 (x3), £880 (x3) Bellfield, £870 Shankbridge End, £810 (x3) East Buccleuch.

Hereford £855 (x2) Branteth.

Shorthorn £755, £710 Meikle Whitriggs.  

Belted Galloway £500, £410 (x3) Castlefield.  

Highland £420 Rowhope.


Limousin £1,060 Gillalees, £890 High Ladore, £885 Wickerthwaite, £835 High Ladore, £730 (x2) Gillalees.

Angus £890, £860 Wickerthwaite. 

British Blue £860, £830 Gillalees.

Charolais £595 (x6) East Buccleuch.  


British Blue cow with bull calf £1,550

Angus heifer with heifer calf £1,400 Grennan.

Simmental cow with bull calf £1,380 Campingholm.

British Blue cow with heifer calf £1,350 Campingholm.

Limousin cows with heifer calf £1,300 Campingholm.

Limousin x Highland cow with bull calf £970 Carwath.

Continental cow with bull calf £950 Summerhill.

Limousin x Highland cow with heifer calf £760 Carwath. 

Simmental Breeding Bull £1,800 Kirtleton House.

Blonde Breeding Bull £1,800 Oulton Hall.

Belted Galloway Breeding Bull £1,000 Gatherick.

Simmental Bulling Heifers £840 (x5), £800 (x4) Williamwood.