Cumberland & Dumfriesshire Farmers Mart PLC had forward 3647
Store and Breeding sheep at their sale at Longtown on Tuesday
17th February 2009.
A large show of hoggs with all classes dearer.
Top was £79.50
for Texel hoggs from Dinwoodie Green, others to £75.50
Heugh. Roussin £78.50 Fairnbank; Suffolk £62.50 High
Chesters; Beltex £65.50 Dinwoodie Green; Rouges £66.50
Dinwoodie Green; Hill Cheviot £60.50 Haithwaite; North
Country Cheviot £65.80, £63.80 Moorhouse; Halfbreds £63.80, £61.80
Adderston Shiels; Greyface £63.20 Whitfield, £62.80
Highgreenhill & Fellview; Charollais £54.80 Glenshanna;
Cheviot Mules £51.80 High Chesters; Lleyns £55.20
Greensburn; Cambridge £59.20 Viewfield; Blackface £54.20
Balmurrie, £52.20 Colt Coats; Swaledale £34.20 Whitfield;
Isle de France £54.20 Sleetbeck.
Cast ewes to £70
Home Farm. Cast rams £60 Holme Farm.
Breeding sheep were
a strong trade with inlamb Texel ewes to £73
Candybank Cottage who also sold Suffolk x ewes to £68;
Greyfaces £60 Candybank Cottage; Blackfaces £46 Candybank
Cottage. Geld hoggs to £55.20 for Greyfaces from Old Police