Cumberland & Dumfriesshire Farmers Mart PLC had forward 411
Breeding Sheep and 2,878 Store Lambs at their Sale at Longtown on
Tuesday 7th August, 2012.
Another excellent entry, more buyers present
and trade sharper for Continentals and Suffolks with Mules easier
on the week.
Top was £72
for Suffolk ewe lambs from Satchells who sold other Suffolks at £71.
Chapel House, £65 Fairgirth, £64.50
Rinnion Hills; Greyfaces £62.50 Saunders Close, £60
High Parkfoot, £59 Whiteside. Cheviot Mules £63.20 Satchells;Charollais £58
Haswellsykes. Beltex £60.50 Mossband
House; Blackfaces £47.50 Satchells.
Breeding ewes were again
in demand. Top was £118 for Suffolk
x Shearlings from Hullerbank. Texel ewes to £90 South Mains
who also sold Greyfaces at £88.