Longtown Store & Breeding Sheep Sale Report
C&D Auction Marts Ltd, Longtown held an exceptional sale of ewes and hoggs with lambs at foot on Tuesday 6th June 2017, where an excellent entry of 1,426 head was forward.
A packed ringside of buyers and an abundance of grass resulted in the dearest trade of the season. The sale topped at £100 per life for a Blue Texel hogg and tup lamb from Eastmains Farming Company, followed at £96 for Texel hoggs and lambs from Messrs Browell, Quarry House. Ewes topped at £81 for a pen of outstanding Texel 3-4 crop ewes with twin Texel lambs again from Quarry House.
Ewes and lambs:
Texel with twins to £81 Quarry House.
Texel with single to £79 Brewery House Barn, £78, £76 Low Stanley, £75 Brewery House Barn.
Cross with single to £78 Maulscastle, £61 Brewery House Barn.
Suffolk with single to £74 Maulscastle.
Suffolk with twins to £71 Low Tipalt.
Cross with twins to £68 Broom Park, £66 Howberry, £63 Marshes Gill, £60 High House.
North Country Cheviot with single to £62 Newbigging.
Lleyn with twins to £60 Low Tipalt.
Cheviot with single to £55, £53 Girnwood, £51 High House.
Easycare with single to £49 Croys Lodge.
Blackface with single to £48, £47 East Mains, £47 Bayles, £46 Clonrae.
Swaledale with single to £45 Broom Park.
Swaledale with twins to £45 Broom Park, £40 Marshes Gill.
Beulah with twins to £45 Broom Park.
Beulah with single to £45 Broom Park.
Romney with single to £43.50 Bayles.
Jacob with twins to £37 East Mains.
Herdwick with single to £30 High House.
Shearling and lambs:
Texel with single to £78 Howberry.
Texel with twins to £76 Low Tipalt.
Cross with single to £76 Maulscastle.
Cross with twins to £73 Yewtree, £67 Marshes Gill.
Lleyn with twins to £64 Low Tipalt.
Hoggs and lambs:
Blue Texel with single to £100 East Mains.
Texel with single to £96, £93 Quarry House, £85 Yewtree, £82 Loaningfoot, £81 East Mains, £80 Low Stanley.
Cross with single to £93, £90, £88 Yewtree, £79 Prospect, £75 Yewtree.
Suffolk with single to £80 Eden Park, £74 East Mains, £73 Low Stanley.
Cheviot Mule with single to £75 £74, £71 Low Stanley.
Cheviot with single to £63 Newbigging.