Longtown Store Cattle Sale Report
C&D Auction Marts Ltd held their fortnightly sale of 72 store cattle and breeding cattle on Tuesday 29th January 2019.
A smaller show that anticipated due to the weather conditions, although good cattle continue to sell at recent high rates. The sale topped at £910 for a British Blue heifer from M Johnson & Son, Halfway House, Hexham and for Simmental heifers shown by JDM Thomson, Pilmuir, Hawick.
Breeding cattle sold to £860 for Galloway cow with heifer calf from J Thornton, East Murton, Co. Durham and for a Limousin In Calf heifer from Ardpatrick Estate.
British Blue £910 Halfway House.
Simmental £910 (x2) Pilmuir.
Angus £890 (x3) Halfway House.
Beef Shorthorn £850 Pilmuir.
Charolais £820 (x4) Shankbridge End.
British Blue £810 Jennets Hill.
Charolais £810 Borthwickbrae.
Beef Shorthorn £800 Pilmuir.
Angus £640 Birneyknowe.