Longtown Store & Breeding Sheep Sale Report

The Cumberland & Dumfriesshire Farmers’ Mart plc had forward 402 head of ewes with lambs at foot at their weekly sale at Longtown on Tuesday 16th June 2015.

A good entry for the time of year and plenty buyers present, all classes again sold at very high rates.

Ewes with twins

Greyface £78, £76, £70, £67 Quarry House

Suffolk  £60, £55 Red House

Lleyns  £64 Low Tippalt

Cheviots  £45 Penny Hill

Blackfaces  £48 Penny Hill

Texel  £56 Glasson

Ewes with singles

Suffolks  £69 Red House

Texels  £60, £55 Glasson Farm

Greyface  £61 Glasson Farm

Blackface £48 Penny Hill

Cheviots  £45, £44 Penny Hill

Shearlings with twins

Texel  £61 Holebeck

Shearling with single

Blackface  £48 Penny Hill

Texel  £58 Penny Hill

Geld Ewe hoggs

Texel  £74 Whitehaugh