Longtown Store Cattle Sale Report
C&D Auction Marts Ltd held their fortnightly sale of feeding cows, store and breeding cattle on Tuesday 21st May 2019. A nice entry of cattle sold at recent rates with the majority being yearling cattle, again with quality lots selling well.
Sale topped at £1,090 for an Angus bullocks shown by Snowhill Partners, Ericstane, Moffat with Limousins to £1,070 from CT & J Wigham, Hethermill, Kirklinton. Heifers to £1,050 for a British Blue again from Ericstane.
BB £1,239, 1,100, Ericstane (7 av. £977)
AA £1,090 Ericstane, £1,075 Gillalees, £1,010 Ericstane.
Lim £1,070, £970 Hethermill, £960 Ericstane.
Sim £1,000 Ericstane.
BB £970 Ericstane, £825 Gillalees.
Belt Gall £900 Hethermill.
Frie £850, £800 Hethermill.
BB £1,050 Ericstane.
AA £1,000 Ericstane.
Lim £820 Chirdon, £810 Gillalees.
Breeding cattle sold to £1,450 for a Limousin cow with heifer calf from TM Ewart, Barkbeth, Bassenthwaite with Simmental cows with bull calves to £1,400 from C Waugh, Uppertown, Carlisle. Beef Shorthorn bulls sold to £2,000 from MJ & JA Dobson, Hillhead, Dumfries.