Cumberland & Dumfriesshire Farmers Mart P.L.C. had forward
4,012 store and breeding sheep at their weekly sale at Longtown
on Tuesday 15th December 2009.
Store lambs met animated demand and
were short of requirements.
Top of £80.50 for Suffolks from
High Crindledyke; Texel £78.50
Wydon Eals, £75.50 Bayldon, £74.50 Bayldon; North Country
Cheviot £71.80 Carpet Farm; Charollais £69.50 Carslae, £68.20
Minto Kames; Beltex £68.80 Walton Woodhead; Lleyn £68.80
Lustruther; Greyface £68.80 Castlefairn, £63.80 Underbank, £63.20
Wydon Eals; Blackface £60 Blacksmiths Cottage, £59.80
Castlefairn, £57.50 Drummuckloch and Horseholm; Herdwick £57.20
High Aikton; Swaledale £50.50 Sheepriggs, £49.50 Underbank, £47.50
Greenleycleugh and East Kielder.
The 602 Hill Cheviots were still
extremely dear to a top of £58.80
Twislehope. Hill Northies to £67.50 Bradley, £59.80
Cast rams to £65.50 Candybank.
Cast ewes to £83
Greyface ewe lambs to £65 The Gall.