Cumberland & Dumfriesshire Farmers Mart PLC had forward 2207
Store and Breeding sheep at their sale at Longtown on Tuesday
10th March 2009.
Hoggs were the dearest trade yet. Top was £80.50
for North Country Cheviot hoggs from Browtop. Suffolks to £63.80
Boreland of Parton; Texels £77.50, £73.80 Haithwaite;
Rouges £76.50 Fairbank; Greyfaces £66.20, £64.80
Haithwaite; Beltex £68.50 Broomhills; Zwartbles £57.50
Broomhills, Lleyns £64.80 Meikle Richorn; Hill Cheviots £60.80
Milnholm; Blackfaces £61.50 Hareshaw, £59.80 Mains
of Collin; Swaledale £41.20 Cottage; Herdwicks £34.80
Rouge cast ewes to £77.50 Fairnbank; Blackfaces £48.50
Breeding sheep a strong enquiry. Inlamb ewes to £86
for Suffolk x from Southcroft; Texel x £80 Challoch; Greyfaces £68
Challoch. Inlamb shearlings £87 for Greyfaces from Challoch.
Inlamb Greyface hoggs £71 Challoch.
Ewes and lambs sold
to £43.50 for Greyfaces with singles
from Raby Grange, others £43 Brookfield, £41.50 Drumcork.
Greyface ewes with twins £43 Brookfield, £40 Drumcork.