Cumberland & Dumfriesshire Farmers Mart PLC had forward 2107
Store and Breeding sheep at their sale at Longtown on Tuesday
5th May 2009.
Ewes and lambs were a large entry with trade similar.
Top was £78
for Texel shearlings with singles form Rulewater; Greyfaces £52
Shearlings with twins £49 for Greyfaces
from Snowden Close.
Ewes with singles – Texels £73
Guelder Bank; Greyfaes £54.50 Drumcork.
Ewes with twins – Texels £76
Rulewater; Greyfaces £56
Guelder Bank; Suffolk x £49 Murraythwaite; Hill Cheviots £38
Murraythwaite; Lleyns £38 Castle Farm.
Hoggs and lambs were
very dear with singles to £67, £65
Little Blencowe and with twins £48 Briggle.
Geld hoggs to £68 for Greyfaces from Chapel, £57.50
Blackfaces from The Gall.
Store hoggs were still in demand. Top
was £63 for Texels
from Lochwood; Greyfaces £57.50 Lochwood; Blackfaces £53.50
Lowes; Hill Cheviots £57.50 Clerk Hill.
Cast ewes £39.50