The Cumberland & Dumfriesshire Farmers Mart had forward 1,051
ewes with lambs at foot at their sale at Longtown on Tuesday
14th June, 2011.
Another good show met a superb trade with plenty of buyers
present. Top was £96, followed by £94, £89 for Greyface
hoggs with singles from East Mains, others to £84 Bayles, £80.50
Shearlings to £83 for Texels with singles from Dunblane;
North Country Cheviots £66 Bayles with Hill Cheviots to £56.50 & £55.50
Low Northsceugh, who also sold twins at £52.
Ewes with singles
to £82 for Texels from East Mains, others £76
South Mains. Greyfaces £72 South Mains; Hill Cheviots £57
Bayles; Blackfaces £47 Collin Bank.
Ewes with twins to £70.50
for Suffolks from Bayles; Texels £69
Pennine View; Greyfaces £64.50 Station Road, others £63.50
Ampherlaw, £61 Pennine View; Hill Cheviots £58 Bayles;
Herdwicks £58 Bayles; Blackfaces £47 Collin Bank.
ewes to £90 for Greyfaces from Bayles.