The Cumberland & Dumfriesshire Farmers Mart had forward 1,831
ewes with lambs at foot and store hoggs at their sale at Longtown
on Tuesday 3rd May, 2011.
All classes of ewes with lambs were a great trade to an ever increasing
demand. Top of £91 and £79 for Texel hoggs with singles
from Reagill Grange; Lleyn £64 Laneside.
Shearlings with singles to £80 for Texels from Thompson House;
Cheviot Mule £69 Thompson House; Greyface £66 Kinning
Hall; Lleyn £60 Laneside.
Shearlings with twins to £79
for Greyface from Rabygrange; Zwartbles £65 Rabygrange; Suffolk £64
Tiverton; Lleyn £60
Ewes with twins to £77, £76, £75 for
Texels from Timpendean, others £75 West Mill Hills; Greyface £69
Timpendean, £65 Moss Side; Suffolk £68 Kilncroft; Cheviot £66.50
West Mill Hills; Blackface £54 Thompson House; Swaledale £45
Bayles; Herdwick £38.50 Bayles.
Ewes with singles to £76
for Texels from Timpendean and Cannerhaugh; Greyface £69
Timpendean, £66 Kinning Hall; Suffolk £67
Thompson House; Cheviot £59 Thompson House; Blackface £54
Thompson House, £50 Clover Hill; Swaledale £45 Bayles;
Herdwick £38.50 Bayles.
Geld hoggs to £87 South Mains.
Store hoggs still in demand.
Top of £76.50 for Hampshires
from Kilncroft; Cheviot £68.50 South Mains; Blackface £68.50
Hallclose; Greyface £62.50 Hallclose.
Cast rams to £130
South Mains. Cast ewes to £96.50
Lamberton, hill ewes to £69.50 Lamberton.