Cumberland & Dumfriesshire Farmers Mart P.L.C. had forward
2,022 head for their Annual Sale of store hoggs and cast sheep
at Longtown on Tuesday 5th January 2010.
Due to the snowy conditions
a smaller show that usual was forward, buyers were out in force
with trade extreme. Top of £83.50
for Texels from Wanwood Hill, others £79.50 North Synton, £78.50
Hyndlee; North Country Cheviot £79.50 North Synton; Suffolk £69.80
Jury Park; Greyface £69.50 Gapshield, £66.80 North
Gillbank; Blackface £66.20, £62.20, £61.50 Wanwood
Hill; Beltex £61.50 Cadgillhead; Charollais £54.80
Cadgillhead; Zwartbles £50 Beechcroft; Hill Cheviot £48.50
Winterhope. Cast rams to £75.50 for a Cheviot from Over Cassock.
Cast ewes to £79.50 Gatehousecote, hill types £65.50