Longtown Store & Breeding Sheep Sale Report
C & D Auction Marts Limited had forward 3,223 store lambs at their weekly sale at Longtown on Wednesday 25th August, 2015.
A super quality show of lambs attracted more distant buyer than usual, together with local buyers. Trade was sharper on the week with all vendors leaving very happy.
Top of £65 and £61 for Texels from Meikle Whitriggs and Greenwell Meadow;
Beltex £62 Glencartholm;
Suffolk £61.50 Satchells and Greenwell Meadows;
Cheviot £53.50 Whiteknowe;
Cheviot Mule £53 Sorbietrees;
Greyface £53 Crindledykes, £50 Stonehall and Sunnyside;
Blackface £43 Edges Green, £40 Crindledykes;
Welsh Mountain £34.50 Charterhall Estate.
Feeding ewes to £44 Charterhall Estate.