The Cumberland & Dumfriesshire Farmers Mart PLC had forward
2,797 Store Hoggs and Feeding Ewes, also 372 In-lambers and Ewes
with Lambs at their weekly sale at Longtown on Tuesday
19th March, 2013.
Store hoggs were another large show with all classes at extreme
Top of £84.50 for Suffolks from Cooms, others £80.50
Woodfoot; Beltex £83.50 Jubilee Park, £82.50 Dinwoodie
Green; Texel £81.50 Dinwoodie Green, £80.50 Cooms;
Charollais £79.50 Dumblar Rigg; North Country Cheviot £77
Kilfinnan, £76.50 Carruthers; Hill Cheviot £73.50
Lymiecleugh; Greyface £71.50 High Parkfoot, £68.50
Balgray; Zwartbles £69.50 Woodfoot; Swaledale £68.50, £67.50, £66.50
Allenheads; Half Bred £68 Marwhirn; Blackface £67.50
Cooms, £65.50 Balgray, £64.50 Jubilee Park.
ewes to £64 Haswellsykes, cast rams £70 Branxholm
Braes and Pike.
Breeding sheep again proved easy to sell with
Suffolk cross ewes with singles to £62 Station Road, Suffolks
with twins £53 Station Road, Greyface with twins £43
Crosshill. In lamb Greyface ewes to £80 Sheala Hill.