Longtown Store Cattle Sale Report
C&D Auction Marts, Longtown had their fortnightly sale of 42 store cattle on Tuesday 17th July 2018.
Although a shortage of grass, trade was dearer than expected for a nice show of cattle forward and with plenty of buyers around the ring, more are required for the next sale on Tuesday 31st July.
Sale topped at £1,100 for two Limousin bullocks shown by CT & J Wigham & Sons, Hethermill. Heifers to £1,070 for a Limousin from NS & C Robinson, Burmoor, Wark and Limousin bulls to £910 from A & A Ewing, Dumbretton, Annan.
PRINCIPAL PRICES: -
Limousin £1,100 (x2) Hethermill, £1,060 & £950 & £900 Hazelgill, £915 & £895 Burmoor.
Friesian £850 (x2) Hethermill.
Angus £700 Whitchester.
Limousin £1,070 & £940 (x2) Burmoor, £920 (x2) Hazelgill, £870 (x2) Burmoor, £860 (x4) Dumbretton, £840 Burmoor.
Angus £945 & £840 (x3) Burmoor.
Limousin £910 & £800 Dumbretton.