Longtown Store & Breeding Sheep Sale Report

The Cumberland & Dumfriesshire Farmers’ Mart plc had forward 457 head of ewes and hoggs with lambs at foot at their weekly sale at Longtown on Tuesday 2nd June 2015.

A smaller entry and a large company of buyers ensured everything remained very dear.

Hoggs with singles

Texel £94, £87 Pow Croft. 

Ewes with singles

Suffolk £60.50 Red House.

Hill Cheviot £51, £49 Girnwood, £49, £47 Castlefairn.

Ewes with twins

Suffolk £60.50 Red House.

Texel £55 Red House.

Lleyn £55, £53, £52 Low Tipalt. 

Greyface £53.50 Red House.

Hill Cheviot £51, £50.50, £50 Girnwood.

Shearlings with singles

Lleyn £56 Low Tipalt. 

Herdwick £50 Longrigg.

Shearlings with twins

Herdwick £50 Longrigg.

Geld Ewe hoggs

Greyface £68 Keith.

Store hoggs

Greyface £69 Ramshope.

Suffolk £63 Elibank.