Cumberland & Dumfriesshire Farmers Mart P.L.C. held their had
forward 1,573 head at their weekly sale of ewes, shearlings and
hogg with lambs at foot at Longtown on Tuesday 25th May 2010.
a good show, all classes met an exceptional demand. Top price of £87
for Greyface hoggs with singles from Yewtree.
Hoggs with singles:-
Greyface £87, £84, £77 Yewtree, £77.50, £75.50
Briggle, £77 Mossband Hall, £70 High Nook; Texel £73
Duke Street; Blue Texel £70 Kinkry Hill.
Hoggs with twins:-
Greyface £60 Mossband Hall, £53
Shearlings with twins:- Greyface £59.50 Bayles.
singles:- Cheviot Mule £61.50 High Chesters; Texel £60
Flex; Greyface £53 Flex; Hill Cheviot £45.50 East Middle, £43
High Craigton; Blackface £35.50 Over Cassock.
Ewes with twins:-
Greyface £62 Drumcork; Texel £56.50
West Mill Hills; North Country Cheviot £54.50 West Mill Hills;
Hill Cheviot £43 High Craigton, £40 Georgefield.
hoggs:- Dutch Texel £130, £120 Alderley Terrace;
Greyface £89 Kinkry Hill.
Store hoggs:- £58.20 Linton
House, £55.50 Muirhead, £53.50
Cast Ewes:- £76.50 Linton House.