Cumberland & Dumfriesshire Farmers Mart PLC had forward 3009
Store and Breeding sheep at their sale at Longtown on Tuesday
3rd March 2009.
Store hoggs again were dear to a top of £74.50
for North Country Cheviots from Greenhead. Texels £73.50
Moorhouse; Suffolks £72.50 Moorhouse; Hill Cheviots £51.50
Castlehill; Halfbreds £68.50 Adderstonshiels; Charollais £62.80
Cottage Farm; Greyfaces £57.20 Leahaugh; Blackfaces £45.20
Ronald, £44.80 Cavers Mains; Swaledales £37.70 Moffat
Breeding sheep were a large show with trade very
good. Inlamb ewes to £81, £80 for Texel crosses from
Easttown, others to £75 The Ash; Greyfaces £78, £77
The Ash, £76, £75, £74
Smithy Cottage; Hill Cheviots £57 Priesthaugh.
lambs sold to £48 each for Texels with singles
from Brookfield; Greyfaces £45 Drumcork, £44 Brookfield,
who also sold Suffolk x at £44.50; Roussins £43.50
Brookfield; Charollais £41 Brookfield.
Ewes with twins to £43
each for Texels from Brookfield; Greyfaces £40.50 Drumcork, £40