Longtown Store & Breeding Sheep Sale Report
The Cumberland & Dumfriesshire Farmers’ Mart plc had forward 824 head of hoggs & ewes with lambs at foot at their weekly sale on Tuesday 19th May 2015.
Buyers were out in force, with trade again very dear and numbers short of requirements. More required for next weeks sale.
Hoggs with singles
Greyface £93, £91 Briggle, £92 Yewtree.
Texel £86, £84, £82 The Lake, £78 High Parkfoot and Longrigg.
Zwartbles £68 Longrigg.
Hoggs with twins
Texel £68 High Parkfoot.
Ewes with singles
Suffolk £71 Glasson.
Roussin £68 Castlefairn.
Texel £55.50 Mid Harrietsfield.
Greyface £55 Longrigg.
Blackface £46 Castlefairn.
Ewes with twins
Suffolk £62, £61, £59 Millfield Demesne.
Texel £60 Eastfield of Wiston, £58 Millfield Demesne.
Greyface £58 Barrockstown.
Lleyn £57 Harper Hill.