Cumberland & Dumfriesshire Farmers Mart PLC had forward 4387
store and breeding sheep at Longtown on Tuesday 20th January,
With more buyers operating, all classes of store hoggs were again
Top £65.50 for Lleyns from Over Whitlaw.
Texels £62.80 Whinney Brow, £61.00 Beechcroft, £60.50
Cottage Farm, Oxfords £64.50 Burrance of Courance, Suffolks £59.20
Borthwick Mains, £58.50 Viewfield; Greyface £64.20,
Burrance of Courance, £59.80 Laverhay and North Deanhead, £59.00
Barnshangan; North Cheviots £56.20, Adderstoneshield;
Half Bred £60.20, Adderstoneshield; Beltex £59.80
Sharplaw; Hill Cheviots £57.20 Glendinning;
Blackface £50.50 River View, £46.80 Geltsdale, £45.80
Glenwhargen; Swaledales £32.80 Laverhay,
Cast Ewes sold to £50 from Viewfield who also sold Cast
Rams at £56.50.
Breeding Sheep met a ready trade and more could have been sold.
Top £82 and £80 for in lamb
Texel gimmers from 7 Wynd, North Cheviot £60, Maxton who
also sold inlamb Texel ewes at £68 and £63.
Ewe Hoggs £55
for Greyfaces from Low Broom, North Cheviots £43.80