The Cumberland & Dumfriesshire Farmers Mart P.L.C. had forward
9,432 Store Lambs at their Sale at Longtown on Tuesday
2nd October, 2012.
large entry attracted several extra buyers from the south, with
prime trade easing all round trade was steadier although bidding
was buoyant throughout.
Top of £60 for Texels from Messrs Tailford,
Rinnion Hills and for North Country Cheviots from Messrs Sordy,
Alnham Castle Hill, other Texels to £59 Flatt, £58 Relief;
Middle Farm; Suffolk £59 Nook, £58.50 Blacksmiths Cottage, £58
Whitfield; Charollais £56 Haithwaite, £55.50 Doorpool;
Greyface £55 Penchrise, £52.50 Langholm Farm; Blackface £46.50
Coshogle, £45 Townshields; Herdwick £35 Sundhope; Swaledale £31.50
Cast ewes to £58 East Foreshield.
were 2,844 Cheviots, another great entry attracted plenty of buyers,
trade was again buoyant. Top of £56 from
Parkhill, £55 High Chesters, £54.50 Todrig.